The Cape Grace Hotel on the V&A Waterfront, a favorite among international travelers, makes families and little guests feel at home with comfort and style thanks to its kind and willing staff, child-friendly facilities, engaging kids' activities and spacious rooms and apartments, boasting exquisite views of Table Mountain, the Yacht Marina and the working harbor.
What's more, with the Family Time Offer, families staying 3 nights and longer not only enjoy Cape Grace's renowned warm-hearted Cape hospitality but will be spoiled with little complimentary extras too, making their stay at Cape Grace an occasion itself. Gifts include complimentary food & beverage for children under 3, in-room dining vouchers with popcorn and DVDs for a family night in and complimentary babysitting up to 4 hours.
Checking into the Cape Grace on the V&A Waterfront is a delightful experience. Rather than taking a cookie-cutter approach to the whole family, little ones are involved in the hotel experience from the get-go, receiving a personalized check-in service welcome gift bag filled with exciting surprises on arrival. Meanwhile, amenities such as coloring in and activity books, children's gowns and various bathroom amenities will be ready in-room. Children can also engage in fun activities such as gingerbread man painting and story time in the library with African stories. The hotel has a heated outdoor pool area which is decorated as if you are on a boat and the Spa at Cape Grace also offers a treatment menu for little guests. A special kiddies menu is available for in-room dining or at the restaurant. Chef recommendations include vegetable soup with alphabet noodles, cucumber and tomato salad with feta cheese, as well a range of delicious toasted sandwiches. In order to view all kids activities on offer guests can download the complimentary Cape Grace app from the App store.
From a location point of view the Cape Grace is safe, secure and within walking distance to the V&A Waterfront, which is great for eating and drinking as well as just a great place to hang out, watching the boats and ships glide in and out of the harbour the buskers and entertainers perform, and the seals bob up and down. Some of Cape Town's best family attractions are only a stone's throw away including:
Two Oceans Aquarium
A trip to the Two Oceans Aquarium is a magical journey for both young and old. With more than 3 000 enchanting sea animals, like fish, sharks, turtles, octopi and birds, this underwater kingdom can keep everyone enthralled for hours. The Aquarium has also just launched a new I & J Ocean Exhibit, which houses rays, striped bonito, yellowfin tuna, green turtles, a giant guitarfish and much more. This is the first major construction for the Aquarium in nearly 21 years.
A giant observation wheel that offers a spectacular 360 degree panoramic view of Cape Town from the iconic and vibrant V&A Waterfront precinct.
Jolly Roger Pirate Boat
Adventures on the high seas await the mateys on the Jolly Roger Pirate Boat, which sets sail every day in the late morning, at lunchtime and at sunset and includes a live pirate show that will have everyone thrilled and aarrhg-ing.
For further information please visit www.capegrace.com.