Southern Sun Hotels in Cape Town for Every Type of Traveller

Southern Sun Accommodation in Cape Town

Pack your bags and head to one of these Southern Sun hotels in Cape Town. With a range of hotels catering to every kind of traveller – whether you’re a family seeking fun, a couple in search of romance, or want an escape with your furry friends – Southern Sun has a hotel for everyone.

Southern Sun’s portfolio ranges from full-service hotels – comprising 3 renowned Southern Sun hotels to select service like  SunSquare, Garden Court and StayEasy hotels, as well as budget-friendly hotels.

Here are Southern Sun hotels in Cape Town for every type of traveller:

For the pet-friendly traveller: SunSquare Cape Town Gardens

Just south of the Mother City, you’ll find SunSquare Cape Town Gardens. This pet-friendly establishment is centrally located and offers plenty to see and do. You can choose to lounge by the large heated pool year-round, head to the well-equipped gym, or indulge in sundowners and a meal at the hotel’s Zepi Restaurant.

The modern rooms at SunSquare Cape Town Gardens come with individually controlled air conditioning, satellite TV, and Wi-Fi. The bathrooms have a shower-bath combination or shower. Other facilities include a business centre, luggage storage, and laundry services.

There are also pet-friendly rooms located on the first floor, available for an additional surcharge of R250 per room per night. Your pet will receive a welcome treat on arrival, pet bedding for the ultimate Sunpet sleep experience, and a range of tail-wagging meals from the Sunpet Gourmet menu. Sunpets are welcome to dine with you on the Zepi Terrace.

Website: SunSquare CT Gardens

SunSquare Hotel Cape Town Gardens

For the wine lovers and romantics: Southern Sun De Wagen

A collection of historic farmstead buildings dating back to the early 1900s has been restored and re-imagined to create a unique and charming boutique hotel called Southern Sun de Wagen in Stellenbosch. The unique hotel’s white-walled Cape Dutch heritage is complemented by elegant interiors across its three country houses (Wagenhuis, Kuyperhuis, and Roeshuis), which together offer a collection of 22 bedrooms.

Enjoy some much-needed R&R at the courtyard pool at Kuyperhuis, page through a book in one of the lounge areas, or dine farm-style at De Volkskombuis restaurant. The restaurant’s contemporary approach to traditional dishes incorporates the region’s seasonal produce and can be enjoyed fireside or in the shade of ancient trees.

The hotel is located in the heart of Stellenbosch, close to nearby wine estates—perfect for those who want to sneak in a few tastings.

Website: Southern Sun De Wagen

Southern Sun De Wagen Hotel

For the city explorer: Garden Court Victoria Junction

Garden Court Victoria Junction is ideally situated in the heart of the bustling urban district of Green Point, home to some of Cape Town’s shopping, dining and nightlife. This trendy, industrial-chic hotel is perfect for urban adventurers, offering 148 air-conditioned standard rooms and 24 spacious split-level superior lofts equipped with a kitchenette, a lounge area, and a guest bathroom.

Room amenities include unlimited Wi-Fi, tea and coffee stations, in-room dining service from 5 pm to 10 pm, concierge and dry cleaning facilities, and a TV with selected DStv channels.

Other amenities include an outdoor pool, a fitness centre and the Connexxion restaurant.

Website: GC Vic Junction

Garden Court Victoria Junction Hotel

For families & business travellers: Southern Sun Waterfront

Conveniently located in Cape Town’s central precinct, Southern Sun Waterfront has 537 beautifully appointed rooms and suites, offering options for solo travellers, business travellers, families, and groups. Business travellers have a choice of two adaptable venues that accommodate between 8 and 60 delegates.

Hotel amenities include a well-equipped gym, a pool, the Utopia Beauty Salon and Spa, and 18-hour room service. Guests can also enjoy cocktails and all-day dining at the Waterfront Bar and cuisine at the Yizani restaurant.

Hotel guests receive a complimentary shuttle service to the V&A Waterfront and major attractions such as Cape Town Stadium, Zeitz MOCAA, Two Oceans Aquarium, and the City Bowl, all within a 10-minute walk of the hotel.

Website: Southern Sun Waterfront

Southern Sun Waterfront Hotel  Pool

For the best views of Table Mountain: Southern Sun Cape Sun

If you are looking for views of Table Mountain, Robben Island and Table Bay, then the 368-room Southern Sun Cape Sun hotel is worth checking out. The hotel boasts a fitness centre, and an indoor swimming pool, as well as nine fully-equipped conference and banqueting facilities for up to 650 delegates, and a business centre. Foodies will appreciate Riempies Restaurant, which serves everything from fresh seafood to tender cuts of meat to authentic Cape Malay favourites and sweet treats. Alternatively, guests can partake in happy hour at Le Bar and Le Lounge

Website: Southern Sun Cape Sun

Southern Sun Cape Sun Hotel in Cape Town

For the vibes: SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl

SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl is a modern city hotel located at the intersection of Buitengracht and Strand Street. This is a hotel for the new generation where rooftop cocktails and spectacular views come together seamlessly. Enjoy contemporary chic rooms, in-room amenities include free uncapped Wi-Fi, air conditioning, a work space, DStv, and free access to a digital newsstand featuring over 200 local and international magazines and newspapers.

Guests also have access to the indoor plunge pool, which connects to the terrace and gym on the 15th floor.

Vigour & Verve on the ground floor serves delicious breakfast, lunch, and dinner options. Head to 14Stories Rooftop Bar for cocktails and spectacular views of the Mother City

Website: SunSquare CT City Bowl

SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl Hotel

For the pocket savvy: StayEasy Cape Town City Bowl

If you’re looking for unbeatable value, StayEasy Cape Town City Bowl, located on the corner of Bree and Strand Streets, ticks all the boxes.  with a prime location offering easy access to local business districts and cultural sites.  The hotel’s 302 stylish rooms feature Twin and Standard Rooms, as well as three wheelchair-accessible rooms. In-room amenities include an en-suite with shower, free uncapped Wi-Fi, and air conditioning.

Start your day right with our complimentary breakfast, or head on over to our sister hotel, SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl, where Vigour & Verve serves vibey all-day dining, and 14Stories Rooftop Bar combines signature drinks with spectacular views of Table Mountain and the V&A Waterfront.

Website: StayEasy CT Bowl

StayEasy Cape Town City Bowl

For the luxury traveller: Arabella Hotel, Golf & Spa

Located in the Kogelberg Biosphere in Kleinmond, Arabella Hotel, Golf & Spa is only a 60-minute drive from Cape Town. The luxury property features 145 modern rooms and suites, offering views of the ocean, lagoon, and mountains.

Arabella’s picturesque golf course is ranked the -fifth best course in the country. Designed by Peter Matkovich, the Arabella golf course has been played and lauded by world-famous celebrities such as Samuel L. Jackson, as well as golfers Ernie Els and Gary Player.

If golf isn’t your thing, head to their award-winning spa, which features a rainforest, sauna, hydrotherapy healing, and pool, or work up a sweat at the fitness centre and tennis courts. Foodies will appreciate the fine dining options, including Jamani restaurant for its locally sourced farm-to-table dishes. The hotel is centrally located close to three major wine routes: Elgin/Grabouw, Botriver and the Hemel and Aarde Valley, all within a 20-minute drive.

Website: Arabella Hotel

Arabella Hotel, Golf & Spa is only a 60-minute drive from Cape Town

For the business & leisure: Southern Sun The Cullinan

The indulgent Southern Sun The Cullinan is a historic Cape Town gem featuring 394 appointed en-suite rooms. Known for its classic architectural style, guests have access to many amenities, including the large outdoor heated pool with its spacious deck, a fully equipped fitness centre, conference facilities, and dining experiences like The Peach Tree Restaurant and Stella Café & Bar.

Southern Sun The Cullinan is a welcome respite from life offering the ideal venue for your milestone celebrations whether they are personal or business related. Here you will find grand hotel accommodation in the one of the most sought after areas of Cape Town just moments from the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, the Cape Town International Convention Centre, Long Street and other popular landmarks.

Website: SS The Cullinan

Southern Sun The Cullinan

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