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One&Only Cape Town places you next to Two Oceans Aquarium and within a 10-minute stroll of other popular attractions like Victoria and Alfred Waterfront. This 131-room, 5-star hotel has a marina, a full-service spa, and 4 restaurants. It's in central Cape Town and also close to Cape Town International Convention Centre and Cape Town Stadium.


Free breakfast is included with your stay. Enjoy a drink at the bar or relish the local cuisine at Reubens, one of 4 onsite restaurants, which serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with 24-hour room service.


One&Only Cape Town's 131 soundproofed rooms provide balconies, iPod docks, and refrigerators. 42-inch LCD TVs come with satellite channels and DVD players, and guests can stay connected with WiFi. Pillowtop beds with premium bedding and pillow menus ensure a restful night, and bathrooms offer deep soaking tubs, rainfall showers, hair dryers, and designer toiletries. Other amenities include free minibar items, espresso makers, and free newspapers.

Property features

Guests of One&Only Cape Town have access to a marina, a full-service spa, and an outdoor pool. You can take advantage of free parking, along with an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for ZAR 750 per person one way. The front desk has multilingual staff on hand 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, tours or tickets, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include a health club, a spa tub, and a sauna.


  • Walking distance to Two Oceans Aquarium and Victoria and Alfred Waterfront
  • Free breakfast
  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free parking

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, One&Only Cape Town features a marina and an outdoor pool. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 4 restaurants. The property also offers a snack bar/deli. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business amenities at this 5-star property consist of a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and a meeting room. Event facilities measuring 3927 square feet (365 square meters) include a conference center. This luxury hotel also offers a health club, a spa tub, and a sauna. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

One&Only Cape Town has designated areas for smoking.

  • Terrace 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Computer station 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • One meeting room 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Children's club 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Health club 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Total number of rooms - 131 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Marina on site 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 3927 
  • Free self parking 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 365 
  • Conference center 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Sauna 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 2009 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Miniature golf on site  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( ZAR 100 per night )

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

One&Only Cape Town offers 131 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and DVD players. Rooms open to balconies. Pillowtop beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 42-inch LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay movies. Refrigerators, espresso makers, and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries.

This Cape Town hotel provides wireless high-speed Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include minibars (stocked with some free items) and laptop-compatible safes. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Balcony 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Minibar (stocked, some free items) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Down comforter 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Pillow menu 
  • LCD TV 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Espresso maker 

Where to Eat

A complimentary breakfast is offered.

Reubens - This brasserie specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Nobu - This restaurant specializes in Japanese cuisine and serves dinner only.

Isola - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Vista Bar and Lounge - This bar serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

A marina and a health club are featured at the hotel. An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Miniature golf on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

One and Only Spa has 12 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with hot springs/mineral springs, a sauna, a spa tub, and a steam room.

Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Thai massage 
  • Sports massage 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 12 
  • Number of treatment rooms 12 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Hot springs/mineral springs in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not 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.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Tourism fee: ZAR 40.00 per accommodation, per night
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 in-room wireless Internet: ZAR 100 per night (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 750 per person (one way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: ZAR 550 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • One&Only Cape Town
  • One&Only Hotel
  • One&Only Hotel Cape Town
  • One And Only Cape Town
  • One&Only Cape Town Hotel Cape Town Central
  • One&Only Cape Town South Africa

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Up to 2 children 11 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • One&Only Cape Town is listed in the 2010 Condé Nast Traveler Hot List and the 2013 Travel + Leisure 500.

National Rating

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

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