Staying in the Waterfront has the great advantage of putting one within arms’ reach of a large variety of tours, minutes from the famous Table Mountain, Signal Hill, beautiful beaches, historic center and much more. The Southern Sun is the perfect Capetonian retreat for travelers, offering all the comfort and convenience of a large hotel with the warm service of a boutique establishment.
537 chic and contemporary rooms offer comfortable beds, modern en-suite bathrooms and fantastic views. Air conditioning, WiFi and flat screen televisions are among the extensive amenities you can expect here, and the hotel is ideal for both leisure and business travelers.
Yizani restaurant’s stylish interiors provide the space for delicious South African inspired cuisine, and the restaurant lives up to its reputation for excellent, creative food. Fantastic breakfasts offer continental and cooked-to-order menus.
The outdoor swimming pool provides a shaded and picturesque retreat, with tree-shaded sun loungers, soft grass patches and a
- Swimming pool
- Fitness centre
- Spa treatments
Activities in the Waterfront and Cape Town in general, are numerous. Beautiful beaches lie just 10 minutes from the hotel, and the city bowl’s quirky shops, art galleries, museums and gardens are also around 10 minutes away.
The V&A Waterfront hosts a great number of restaurants and shops, and city tours are available to catch from here. Take a ferry across to the famous Robben Island, where you can tour the prison in which Nelson Mandela was incarcerated. If you don’t want to walk from the hotel, shuttle buses are available throughout the day to take you back and forth.
A highly-recommended activity is to take a drive up Signal Hill one evening to watch the sunset; the lookout point provides incomparable views of the city, Table Mountain, Lion’s Head and the Atlantic without having to hike.