Cape Town is one of South Africa’s most visited cities, known for its scenic mountains and beaches. Whether you’re going on a family vacation or a couple’s getaway, there’s a variety of luxury hotels. But we want to highlight a few where you can enjoy some downtime in a private bathtub. We’ll show you penthouses with views, rooms with hot tubs on the balcony, and the most luxurious suites. If you’re looking for a relaxing holiday, here are Cape Town’s best hotels with private bathtubs.


1. The Silo Hotel

The Silo is a six-story luxury hotel overlooking Cape Town’s V&A Waterfront. It’s a short walk to the shops, bars, and restaurants. For panoramic views, we recommend the Penthouse. This private king suite features floor-to-ceiling windows plus separate living and dining rooms. You’ll love relaxing in the private soaking tub while gazing over the mountains and the bay. There’s no better place to spend a sunny Cape Town afternoon than on the Silo Rooftop. Cool off in the pool, enjoy lunch, or grab a cocktail while admiring the views from the area’s tallest rooftop. And when you want to relax, Silo Spa offers massages, facials, salon services, and a sauna.

  • Guest Reviews: Our stay in the Royal suite was the most luxurious. We didn’t want to leave.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: The Penthouse
  • Address: Silo Square, V&A Waterfront, 8001 Cape Town, South Africa

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2. Future Found Sanctuary

Future Found Sanctuary is a secluded 5-star getaway on the slopes of Table Mountain. For the best stay, book the King room with mountain views. This stylish room features a king bed and a separate lounge with a fireplace. Plus, there’s a large soaking tub overlooking the mountains and the garden. Most guests stay at the sanctuary for their extensive healing experiences though. They offer guided classes like yoga, tai chi, and meditation. At the spa, there are a variety of services, including massages and body treatments. Between sessions, guests can relax in the garden, cool off in the plunge pool, or enjoy a refreshing steam bath.

  • Guest Reviews: One of the best hotels I’ve ever stayed in. The views, the food, and the service – all 5-star.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: King room with mountain view
  • Address: 10 Hunters Way, Hout Bay, 7806 Cape Town, South Africa

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3. Camissa House

Camisa House is a luxury boutique hotel on a mountainside overlooking Cape Town. For a relaxing stay, stay in the Executive king rooms. This large, open room offers incredible views of Cape Town and the Atlantic Ocean. There’s a relaxing soaking tub in the large bath and a furnished balcony perched above the pool. Included with the room is your choice of a buffet, a la carte, English, or Irish breakfast. Afternoon high tea, all onsite beverages, and 24-hour butler service are also part of the package. During the day, cool off with a swim at the outdoor pool. There’s also a bar by the outdoor terrace so you can easily order your favorite cocktails.

  • Guest Reviews: Incredible views of Table Mountain. The food was delicious, especially the afternoon high tea.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Executive king room
  • Address: 28 Bridle Road, Oranjezicht, 8001 Cape Town, South Africa

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4. 21 Nettleton Boutique Hotel & Luxury Residence

21 Nettleton is a 5-star boutique hotel and luxury residence in Cape Town’s Clifton area. If you’re traveling with a large group or family, book the villa. This six-bedroom retreat features private balconies, an outdoor pool, and a full kitchen. You’ll love soaking in the in-room and ensuite tubs or relaxing in the private sauna. Each room and suite can be booked separately for couples or smaller groups. The chefs at 21 Nettleton offer several dining options, including outdoor breakfasts and BBQs. Or you can enjoy evening canapes, a romantic picnic, or an intimate dinner. They also offer spa services in the pool grotto, including massage and other body treatments.

  • Guest Reviews: The rooms were spacious with sea and mountain views. Excellent private chef and butler service.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Villa
  • Address: 21 Nettleton R, Clifton, 8005 Cape Town, South Africa

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5. Last Word Constantia

Last Word Constantia is a luxury boutique hotel in Cape Town’s oldest wine region. It’s close to several wine estates and a short drive to Constantia’s trendy shops and restaurants. On the property, there’s an outdoor pool, a tanning deck, and a BBQ area. All their rooms have private bathtubs, but the Elegant suites (Premier suites) are the most luxurious. If you want the biggest bath, ask for room 7, one of the Superior rooms. They also have a suite with a private pool if you want to cool down. Included in your stay is a continental, buffet, or a la carte breakfast.

  • Guest Reviews: Our suite was lovely. Excellent breakfast on a secluded terrace by the pool.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Premier suite
  • Address: Spaanschemat River Road, Constantia, 7806 Cape Town, South Africa

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6. The Cellars-Hohenort

The Cellars-Hohenort is a 5-star hotel and spa in Cape Town’s vineyard, Constantia Valley. For an elegant garden hideaway, choose a Premier suite. Each suite features a walled garden patio or a balcony with a garden view. There’s a separate lounge, and the ensuite baths feature luxurious private tubs. In the morning, you’ll receive breakfast in the Conservatory restaurant. They also serve traditional South African dishes in the dining room or on the terrace. In the Martini Bar, guests can enjoy everything from high tea to cocktails. For extra pampering, the onsite spa offers massages, facials, body treatments, and a relaxing steam room.

  • Guest Reviews: Great overnight stay in the Premier suite. The 4-course high tea was absolutely incredible.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Premier suite
  • Address: 93 Brommersvlei Road, Constantia, 7848 Cape Town, South Africa

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7. Queen Victoria Hotel by NEWMARK

Queen Victoria Hotel is a popular boutique hotel close to Cape Town’s V&A Waterfront. For the best waterfront views, you’ll want to book the Presidential suite. This suite features a wraparound balcony, a king bedroom, and a separate lounge. The large ensuite bath offers a private tub with its own flat-screen TV. You’ll also have a buffet, English or Irish Breakfast included with your stay. Dash Restaurant is known for its plush setting and fine dining menu. Enjoy an intimate dinner by the fireplace or cocktails in the bar. At the spa, guests can cool off by the pool, relax in the hot tub, or enjoy a soothing massage.

  • Guest Reviews: Big room next to the V&A waterfront. Loved my spa massage and the breakfast.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Presidential suite
  • Address: Portswood Close, Portswood Ridge, V&A Waterfront, 8001 Cape Town, South Africa

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8. Living Hotel Lion’s Eye

Living Hotel Lions Eye is a stylish 5-star property in Cape Town’s Camps Bay. It’s close to several popular beaches and a short drive to some of the area’s top restaurants. For the most exclusive suite, we recommend the Penthouse. This king suite features a separate lounge and dining area, plus a private soaking tub in the bath. The rooftop veranda, with its hot tub and sundeck, is the ideal spot to enjoy the sunset. In the morning, there’s a choice of a continental buffet or an a la carte breakfast. Guests can cool off in the pool overlooking the bay or enjoy a cocktail at Honesty Bar. And for special occasions, private dinners can be arranged for an extra charge.

  • Guest Reviews: We stayed in the Penthouse and loved the views. The luxury and attention to detail were incredible.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Penthouse suite
  • Address: 15 Houghton Road, Camps Bay, 8005 Cape Town, South Africa

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9. Taj Cape Town

Taj Cape Town is a 5-star property on Wale St. in the city’s business and leisure district. For one of Cape Town’s premier accommodations, book the Presidential suite. This suite offers two bedrooms, a lounge, a dining room, and a spa area with hammam steam. The wraparound balcony and ensuite bath’s long marble tub offer incredible views of Table Mountain. If you stay here, you’ll have access to the private Taj Club Lounge which includes high tea and evening cocktails. There are more facilities at Jiva Spa like saunas, steam rooms, indoor pools, and hot tubs. For dining, Bombay Brasserie serves Indian cuisine, while Mint offers a variety of international dishes. Later enjoy a crystal glass of premium whisky and a fine cigar at Taj’s Whiskey Lounge.

  • Guest Reviews: Our huge suite had a view of Table Mountain. Dinner at Bombay Brasserie was amazing.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Presidential suite
  • Address: Wale Street, Cape Town CBD, 8001 Cape Town, South Africa

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10. Sea Star Rocks Boutique Hotel

Sea Star Rocks is a mountaintop hotel overlooking Camps Bay and Table Mountain. For the best stay, book either the Sea Star Rocks or Private Pool suite. Each king suite offers floor-to-ceiling panoramic views from every room. Imagine soaking in the standalone tub while gazing at the mountains and the Atlantic. In the Private Pool suite, you’ll have a fireplace, an outdoor shower, and a plunge pool. The outdoor pool has a spacious sundeck, a hot tub, and incredible mountain views. A buffet breakfast is served each morning in the hotel lounge. They offer a wide variety, including fruits, eggs, crepes, and pancakes.

  • Guest reviews: Beautiful boutique hotel in Camps Bay. Great breakfast and amazing views from the room.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Suite
  • Address: 26 Theresa Avenue, Camps Bay, Camps Bay, 8005 Cape Town, South Africa

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11. One&Only Cape Town

One&Only Cape Town is a 5-star resort in the heart of Victoria & Alfred Waterfront. Sitting atop One&Only is the resort’s premier accommodation, the Presidential suite. This two-bedroom suite features a lounge and a dining area with floor-to-ceiling windows. Guests enjoy a panoramic view of Table Mountain while they soak in the standalone tub. Outside your suite, spend the day by the lagoon-style infinity pool. Cool off with a swim or relax in style in one of their luxurious private cabanas. For meals, you’ll find the best breakfast in Ochre, while Nobu serves Japanese with a Peruvian twist. Secluded on a private waterway, One&Only Spa offers massages, facials, scrubs, and wraps.

  • Guest Reviews: We had a beautiful room overlooking the harbor. Able to walk to waterfront restaurants.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Presidential suite
  • Address: Dock Road, Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Waterfront, 8001 Cape Town, South Africa

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12. Camps Bay Retreat Hotel

Camps Bay Retreat is an exclusive boutique hotel overlooking Camps Bay. For the best room, book the Suite with a private pool. On the inside, there’s a lounge, a fireplace, a private kitchenette, and an ensuite with a standalone tub. But the best features are outside, with a private pool and a hot tub, perfect for a lazy afternoon. You can get more pampering at their onsite Mint Spa. They offer a variety of massages and body treatments, plus a sauna, steam room, and spa bath. Two outdoor pools are also available to guests. Bella’s restaurant offers all-day dining, including afternoon tea and snacks at sundown.

  • Guest Reviews: Our suite was lovely and spacious with a terrace and a private pool.
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: Suite with private pool
  • Address: 7 Chilworth Road, Camps Bay, 8040 Cape Town, South Africa

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13. O on Kloof Boutique Hotel & Spa

O on Kloof is a boutique hotel and spa near the beach in Cape Town’s Sea Point area. For the best amenities, book one of the hotel suites. Each king suite features a lounge area and an ensuite bath with its own soaking tub. Outside is a furnished balcony with sunset views of the Atlantic and a private jacuzzi. Also included is a home-cooked breakfast, served in the common area or in your room. A light menu of burgers, sandwiches, and salads is available until 9pm. If you love the beach, this hotel is in the best location. Within 15 minutes walk you’ll find Saunder’s Rock Beach, Queen’s Beach, and Sunset beach.

  • Guest Reviews: Our suite with the private jacuzzi was exceptional. Nice spa, and nice views from the terrace.
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: Suite
  • Address: 92 Kloof Road, Sea Point, 8005 Cape Town, South Africa

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Where To Stay In Cape Town

  • Camps Bay Beach – White sand beaches and the clear blue water set in a laidback rural setting make Camps Bay Beach a popular tourist destination. This beach offers a choice of luxury 5-star hotels and gourmet beachside restaurants. It is a favorite spot for celebrities too. From the photo above, you can see the best place to stay is Sea Star Rocks. It has sweeping views of the Atlantic from the Private Pool Room.
  • Victoria & Alfred Waterfront – The V&A Waterfront is the most visited location in South Africa. It is a mixed-use destination where diverse people come to eat, live, play, dine, and shop. While in V&A, visit The Silo District, Aquarium or go sailing! Check out The Silo Hotel for luxurious suites with private pools and bathtubs.
  • Hout Bay – This busy fishing harbour is a food-lovers paradise. Hout Bay has an established tuna, snoek, and crayfish industry. Explore the markets and seafood restaurants around Mariner’s Wharf. Also, spare some time to visit the World of Birds Wildlife Sanctuary & Monkey Park, close to Future Found Sanctuary. To bask in the views of the Atlantic, stay at the Tintswalo Atlantic, which also has suites with private bathtubs.

Are There Cape Town Hotels With Private Jacuzzis?

  • Living Hotel Lion’s Eye – The Atlantic and Penthouse Suites at this hotel come with a private jacuzzi. Perfect for relaxing in a hot tub on the balcony while taking in the beautiful views.
  • Camps Bay Retreat Hotel (photo above) Immerse yourself in nature on the hills at Camps Bay. They have a few rooms with wood-fired hot tubs that will transport you to a hot spring in the middle of a forest! Check out the Suite with private pool to get the most out of your stay.
  • O on Kloof Boutique Hotel & Spa – The suites at this hotel come with a private Jacuzzi on the balcony. Go for Suite One or Suite Five and relax in the hot tub after a long day.

Best Cape Town Hotels For Families

  • The Silo Hotel – The hotel’s spacious Family Duplex Suite and Royal Suite sleep four and are perfect for families. Two Ocean’s Aquarium will be just a 10-minute walk away. What’s more, they even arrange activities and excursions for their tiny guests!
  • Taj Cape Town (photo above) Taj is located in the heart of the city within walking distance of major attractions. Some of the best places to see include the District 6 Museum and Castle of Good Hope. The hotel arranges many walking tours to explore this beautiful city too!

Best Cape Town Hotels For Couples

  • The Silo Hotel (photo above) Offering rooms and suites with stunning views of the Atlantic and Table Mountain, The Silo Hotel is perfect for a romantic holiday. The Silo Room, Superior Suite, Deluxe Superior Suite, and Penthouse are designed for couples! These cosy rooms and private bathtubs are just what you need to set the mood for some intimate time with your partner.
  • Future Found Sanctuary – This hotel is located on the top of the iconic Table Mountain. If you are looking for seclusion and gorgeous views of the mountain, this is the place for you! Couples can book private rooms within the hotel’s villas, Maison Noir and Villa Verte.

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Best Cape Town Suites

Cape Town HotelsBest Rooms
The Silo HotelThe Penthouse
Future Found SanctuaryKing room with mountain view
Camissa HouseExecutive king room
21 Nettleton Boutique Hotel & Luxury ResidenceVilla
Last Word ConstantiaPremier suite
The Cellars-HohenortPremier suite
Queen Victoria Hotel by NEWMARKPresidential suite
Living Hotel Lion’s EyePenthouse suite
Taj Cape TownPresidential suite
Sea Star Rocks Boutique HotelSuite
One&Only Cape TownPresidential suite
Camps Bay Retreat HotelSuite with private pool
O on Kloof Boutique Hotel & SpaSuite

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