Taj Cape Town

Taj Cape Town

1 Wale Street, 8001 Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
+27 218 192 000
C$ 61

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based on 2,099 reviews

Taj Cape Town
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Wed 31/5

About Taj Cape Town

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free

Taj Cape Town is located in the coastal area of the old city. The hotel is housed within two modernized heritage buildings, with a heated indoor pool, a gym and saunas. Overlooking the picturesque harbor, Table Mountain and Cape Point, it blends new elegance with historic charm.

Within the hotel, the award winning Jiva Grande Spa is one of its kind in Africa, offering authentic wellness treatments and experiences. A large variety of holistic treatments are offered with ceremonies and rituals for total relaxation.

The Taj Club rooms and suites offer benefits of the Club Lounge, such as butler service, evening canapés, and private breakfast. Suites boast elegant decor and most have a balcony. Luxury rooms have views overlooking famous Table Mountain or the city. Bedroom suites are available for business travelers or families. Rooms also offer marble bathrooms with luxurious rain showers and large tubs.

For dining options, guests can choose from authentic Indian food served at Bombay Brasserie, international cuisine at the 3-level Mint Restaurant, seafood at the oyster bar, or tapas dishes at Twankey Bar in the hotel.

Perfect for business or leisure travelers, Taj Cape Town has won many awards and is within walking distance of some of South Africa’s foremost landmarks, attractions, shops, and galleries. Its convenient location is only 10 miles away from Cape Town International Airport.

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Latest deals for Taj Cape Town

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Luxury Rooms(C$ 61 - C$ 645)
Luxury Room
1 twin bed

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C$ 61/night

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C$ 106/night

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1 king bed

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C$ 109/night

C$ 109 totalAgoda.com
Superior Rooms(C$ 116 - C$ 497)
Superior Room
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C$ 116/night

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C$ 131/night

C$ 131 totalPriceline
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C$ 135/night

C$ 135 totalAgoda.com
Standard Rooms(C$ 187 - C$ 283)
Standard Room
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C$ 187/night

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C$ 206/night

C$ 206 totalSuperTravel
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C$ 238/night

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Deluxe Rooms(C$ 272)
Deluxe room
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C$ 272/night

C$ 272 totalVio.com
King Rooms(C$ 139 - C$ 839)
King room
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C$ 139/night

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C$ 142/night

C$ 142 totalAgoda.com
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C$ 143/night

C$ 143 totalSuperTravel
Double Rooms(C$ 169 - C$ 397)
Double room
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C$ 169/night

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C$ 178/night

C$ 178 totalAgoda.com
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C$ 189/night

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Executive Rooms(C$ 243 - C$ 467)
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C$ 243/night

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C$ 265/night

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C$ 286/night

C$ 286 totalKAYAK

Amenities at Taj Cape Town

  • Indoor pool
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee shop
  • Valet parking

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • First-aid kit
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Business centre
  • Car rental
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Shoeshine
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Conference rooms
  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box


  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee shop
  • Minibar
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Dining table

Pool and spa

  • Heated pool
  • Spa
  • Hot tub
  • Indoor pool
  • Steam room
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Sauna

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Shops (on site)
  • Eco tourism
  • Bicycle rental
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Golf
  • Beauty salon


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi

Accessibility and suitability

  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No smoking
  • Pets not allowed
  • Designated smoking area
  • Disabled Access
  • Elevator


  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath


  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Pants press
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Family rooms
  • Landmark view
  • Storage available
  • Seating area
  • Soundproof rooms

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking
  • Shuttle service
  • Valet parking


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Grill
  • Balcony

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • DVD player


  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Kids meals
  • Kid-friendly buffet


  • Fitness centre

Reviews of Taj Cape Town

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8.0 Very good
Pros:Location, reception staff
Cons:Breakfast takes long, Indian tea which should be available take longer than everything same for Indian menu not available immediately
8.8 Very good
Pros:Initial impressions was one of apprehension as I had to ask to be helped. Otherwise the staff was very helpful and displayed a level of professionalism
10.0 Wonderful
Pros:Breakfast was excellent, and the staff is amazing, particularly the concierge.
Cons:Bathrooms have windows to the bedrooms above the tub... why?
10.0 Wonderful
Pros:Wonderful, friendly, helpful staff
Cons:Dinner at the Mint restaurant was only ok


1 Wale Street, 8001 Cape Town, Western Cape

What's nearby

  • Greenmarket Square191 m
  • District Six Museum0.5 km
  • Bo Kaap Museum0.5 km
  • Castle of Good Hope0.8 km
  • Victoria & Alfred Waterfront1.9 km
  • Green Point Stadium2.4 km
  • Old Biscuit Mill3.5 km
  • Table Mountain4.4 km
  • Clifton Beaches4.5 km
  • Camps Bay Beach4.8 km
  • Newlands Stadium6.8 km
  • Newlands Cricket Ground7.1 km



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Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Taj Cape Town

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Average price (weeknight)

C$ 228
Cheapest month to stay with an average 12% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 34% rise in price.
Average Sun. - Thu. price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a room at Taj Cape Town

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Top tips for your stay at Taj Cape Town

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Taj Cape Town, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in March and May.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Taj Cape Town, plan to stay on a Sunday or Wednesday. The most expensive day is usually Monday.
  • The cheapest price a room at Taj Cape Town was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 190, while the most expensive was C$ 190.

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Distance to downtown

2.2 km

Nearest Airport

Cape Town Intl

Distance to airport

17.8 km