Located in Cape Town City Centre, aha Inn on the Square is adjacent to Greenmarket Square and within a 15-minute walk of popular sights like Castle of Good Hope. This 4-star hotel has 165 rooms and welcomes guests with a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and free in-room WiFi. Centrally located in Cape Town, the hotel is also a short walk from Cape Town International Convention Centre and South African National Gallery.


Enjoy a bite to eat at the hotel's restaurant, or relax with a drink at the bar/lounge. For your convenience, a buffet breakfast is served for a fee each morning from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM.


All 165 air-conditioned rooms feature coffee makers, safes, and phones. 32-inch TVs come with satellite channels, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Rooms also include desks.

Property features

Guests staying at aha Inn on the Square enjoy an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and a sauna. Valet parking is ZAR 75 per day if you plan to drive, or hop aboard the airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for ZAR 300 per person one-way. The front desk is staffed 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Additional amenities include a rooftop terrace, free WiFi in public areas, and a conference center.


  • Walking distance to Greenmarket Square and Castle of Good Hope
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Outdoor pool

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an outdoor pool, aha Inn on the Square provides a sauna and a fitness center. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

A 24-hour business center is on site at this 4-star property. This business-friendly hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and concierge services. Guests can use the health club at a partner property. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a beach shuttle. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

Aha Inn on the Square has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Sauna 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Restaurant 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Total number of rooms - 165 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Computer station 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Concierge services 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Train station pickup (surcharge) 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Offsite parking reservations required 
  • Conference center 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Valet parking (surcharge), Offsite parking reservations required

Room Amenities

Aha Inn on the Square offers 165 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Satellite television is provided. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. A nightly turndown service is provided and amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.

  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Shower only 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Television 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

The Dish Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool, a sauna, and a fitness center.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Rafting nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Hotel Policies


Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

24-hour check-in

No pets or service animals allowed


A city/local tax will be charged
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: ZAR 165 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 300 per person (one-way)
  • Self parking fee: ZAR 90 per day
  • Valet parking fee: ZAR 75 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

This property offers transfers from the train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

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