Highlights of Taj Cape Town
- Great location opposite the Company Gardens of Cape Town
- Taj Cape Town has used the soul of this 110 year old building to great effect
- Choice of Heritage or Tower rooms
- Offers two contrasting restaurants
- Great spa facilities using Ayurvedic treatments
- Part of authentic Cape Town history
The Taj Cape Town lies in the very heart of historic old Cape Town and offers a winning combination of rich history and elegant contemporary architecture. Originally home to the South African Reserve Bank (a National monument), the Taj Cape Town successfully combines the heritage of the old with the luxury of the new.
This five-star hotel is ideally located at the entrance to the famous pedestrian precinct, St George’s Mall. It is perfectly situated to discover authentic Cape Town with its blend of fascinating history, exotic culture, soulful art, street entertainment and delectable cuisine.
The hotel overlooks the Anglican Cathedral and the historic Company Gardens with art galleries, museums, restaurants, street cafes and street markets all within a couple of minutes walk. There’s even a daily walking tour of the city which departs every morning from the hotel.
The Taj Cape Town Hotel has a choice of Heritage Rooms and Suites in the original building and Tower Rooms and Suites in a contemporary new wing, as well as the Taj Club for those wanting additional privacy and exclusivity. 176 exquisite rooms and suites offer old-world quality with modern features and luxury amenities including air-conditioning, minibar, tea/coffee facilities, wireless connectivity, LCD TV, telephones, iPod docking station (and a writing desk with multimedia hub enabling laptop and TV interface). The stylish bathroom has a deep oversize bath tub and double size walk in shower with sound speakers in the bathroom for the TV & iPod.
The original architecture of high ceilings, spacious room sizes and large windows is complemented by old-world quality and modern features in the Heritage Rooms. The Tower rooms and suites are contemporary in design – with floor-to-ceiling glass façades and private balconies that open onto remarkable city views such as the magnificent Table Mountain.
Facilities at the Taj
The Taj Cape Town Hotel presents an eclectic variety of cuisine with an authentic Indian restaurant, the Bombay Brasserie, a chic champagne & oyster bar and a relaxed all-day restaurant which flows out onto the pedestrian streets. As befits a Taj hotel, the Taj Cape Town has a Jiva Grande Spa with eight modern treatment rooms. A complete range of signature treatments and holistic therapies, all drawn from ancient Indian healing wisdom and Ayurveda are on offer. There’s also a fully equipped fitness centre which overlooks the indoor heated swimming pool ideal for relaxing after a busy day in Cape Town. All in all the Taj Cape Town is perfectly placed to enjoy an exceptional and unforgettable Mother City experience.
Luxury Rooms - Price per person from: R 1 460Luxury Rooms (33m² to 49m²)
While the Heritage Rooms are classically designed, located within the two historic buildings of the hotel and all have traditional high ceilings and original large sash windows, all the Luxury Tower Rooms in the new towers building have floor to ceiling glass facades and private walkout balconies, from where guests can enjoy splendid views of the City and Table Mountain. All our spacious en-suite bathrooms have separate, deep oversized bathtubs and dual-headed walk-in showers.
All rooms combine old-world quality and modern amenities.
Luxury SuitesLuxury Suites (64m² to 109m²)
Our one Bedroom Suites are located in either the Heritage or Towers building, and our Two Bedroom Family Suites are located in the new Towers building.These suites have a spacious living room with a separate work area. Guests who stay in the Suites have access to the private Taj Club floor lounge for complimentary breakfast, high tea and cocktails. Guests booked into these suites are pampered with 24 hour butler service. Two Bedroom Family Suites have a King Bed and Twin Bedded rooms. These suites offer a view of either the city or Table Mountain.
Taj Club Rooms & SuitesThe second floor of Taj Cape Town is dedicated to the Taj Club, which consists of 13 rooms. Here guests have exclusive use of the private Club Lounge, covering 140m2. The Taj Club concept provides a selection of services and facilities on a complimentary basis for all guests staying on
the Taj Club floor and all One and Two Bedroom Suites.
Complimentary Amenities Include:
* Private in-room check in
* Taj Club reception
* Welcome drinks, evening canapés and cocktails
* Private breakfast in The Taj Club Lounge
* Daily international newspapers
* Dedicated butler service throughout your stay
* Two-hour use of a boardroom once during your stay
* Daily high tea in the private lounge