Victoria & Alfred Hotel

Victoria & Alfred Hotel

Victoria & Alfred Hotel


This landmark hotel is perfectly situated in the heart of the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront and offers spectacular views of the working harbour and Table Mountain. It is only a safe walk to some of the finest retail outlets, from designer stores to restaurants, craft markets, cinemas, boat cruises to Robben Island and entertainment in the amphitheatre.

Built in 1904 as the North Quay Warehouse and converted into a luxury hotel in 1990, the V&A Hotel is named in honour of the Queen of England and her son who visited the Cape in 1870 when Prince Alfred officially opened the Breakwater Basin – today’s Victoria & Alfred Waterfront.


Framed by the ocean and Table Mountain, the elegance and luxury of the Victoria & Alfred Hotel is rivalled only by its relaxed atmosphere and warm personal service. With 94 spacious creatively-styled well-appointed bedrooms on three floors – It’s the detail that gives the Victoria & Alfred Hotel its elegance, intimacy, romance and reputation… Rooms are either Mountain or Piazza facing and are priced accordingly and all have a range of extra features with the latest technology for the business or leisure traveller.

Superior Loft Rooms

  • Their sophisticated Superior Loft Rooms are the ideal space for visitors seeking a cosmopolitan experience within the V&A Waterfront. Rooms have been designed and appointed with a carefully thought out range of extra features. Views of Table Mountain or the Piazza can be seen from the automated windows. We offer a total of 26 Superior Loft Rooms. The average room size is 36m²

Piazza Facing Rooms

  • Views of the vivacious Piazza are experienced from their Piazza Facing Rooms. Enjoy the vibrancy of the waterfront culture with buskers and dancers who bring indigenous music to life… They offer a total of 34 Piazza Facing Rooms. The average room size is 38m² – 44m².

Mountain Facing Rooms

  • Their Mountain Facing Rooms offer inspiring views over the ever awake Alfred Basin and majestic Table Mountain. They offer a total of 34 Mountain Facing Rooms. The average room size is 38m² – 44m².

Child Policy

Children of all ages are most welcome at the V&A Hotel. Children under 2 years sharing with adults are accommodated on a complimentary basis. Children over the age of 2 and under 12 (maximum of 1) per room sharing with adults pay a children under 12 rate. We recommend that children over the age of 16 be accommodated in a separate room. Inter-leading rooms are available on request.

Room Amenities

  • Individually controlled air conditioning and heating
  • Serviced twice daily
  • En suite bathrooms with separate bath, toilet & shower
  • 100% cotton linen
  • Satellite television
  • Bathrobes
  • Fully stocked personal bar
  • Flat screen televisions
  • Luxury bathroom amenities
  • 24 hour room service
  • Tea & coffee making facilities
  • Hairdryer & shaver outlet
  • Electronic safes
  • Writing desk & leather folder
  • International plugs
  • Valet & laundry service
  • Trouser press, ironing board & iron
  • Wireless connectivity
  • Daily newspaper on request

Special Services & Facilities

  • Child minding service
  • Travel desk
  • Secretarial service
  • Fleet of luxury air-conditioned sedans for airport, city and restaurant transfers
  • 1 Room equipped & fitted for the disabled traveller
  • Gym and spa at Dock House
  • Pool at Dock House


Specialising in seafood, OYO Restaurant & Cocktail Bar is both a visual and culinary delight as each table overlooks the working harbour and majestic Table Mountain.

OYO Cocktail Bar’s minimalist design and décor, glazed walk-in wine cellar with tasting by appointment and inviting seating, maximize the grandeur of the setting and its dramatic views.

The Newmark Hotels, Reserves & Lodges portfolio includes three hotels within the V&A Waterfront. Dash Restaurant & Bar is situated at the Queen Victoria Hotel. Guests can opt to have breakfast at either OYO Restaurant & Cocktail Bar or Dash Restaurant & Bar at no additional cost as breakfast is included in the room rate. Furthermore you have the option to have lunch at the Dock House Boutique Hotel & Spa’s pool deck and dinner at either Dash Restaurant & Bar or OYO Restaurant & Cocktail Bar. Lunch and dinner at restaurants within the Newmark Waterfront Hotels portfolio can be billed to your room.

Menu Highlights

  • Variety of daily fresh seafood & shellfish
  • Spectacular buffet & a-la-carte breakfasts
  • Innovative light lunches
  • Global seasonal dinner menus

Nearby Attractions

  • Peace Square
  • Two Oceans Aquarium
  • Beaches
  • Victoria Wharf Shopping Centre
  • Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens
  • Township Tours
  • World of Birds
  • Museums
  • Cinemas
  • Boat cruises
  • Golf courses
  • Winelands
  • Table Mountain
  • Robben Island
  • Cape Point

Meetings and Events

The Forum is the V&A Hotel’s state-of-the-art conference and banquet facility comprising of three multi-purpose inter- connecting rooms that can accommodate between 20-150 guests. Wireless Internet connectivity is available throughout The Forum & Hotel.

General Information


  • Cape Town International Airport             25km
  • Cape Town ICC                                             ≤ 1km
  • Cape Town CBD                                            ≤ 3km


  • South African Rand (ZAR)

Climate & Temperatures

(Average day temperatures)

  • December to March                        ± 26˚C
  • April to May                                     ± 21˚C
  • June to September                          ± 19˚C
  • October to November                     ± 22˚C

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