Kensington Place is a hip boutique hotel, nestled at the foot of Table Mountain, in the desirable Higgovale neighborhood. The V&A Waterfront is a 15-minute drive away.
In the summer, you can plunge into the pool and relax on the peaceful terrace. In the cooler months, you can curl up in the lounge by the fireplace.
The white walls of the eight guestrooms are complemented by satin patterns in shades of slate, burgundy and olive. Most rooms have private terraces.
Framed by mountains and set around water, Cape Town is stunning. The most famous spots include the sparkling V&A Waterfront, with its hotels, restaurants and shops. The other celebrity is Table Mountain, which looms peacefully over the city and which you can ascend via cable car. See also the Robben Island Museum, dedicated to Nelson Mandela.