Dock House Boutique Hotel & Spa

Cape Town, South Africa

Luxury room

Luxury room

Luxury room

Luxury room

Cape Town relaxation at a Telegraph-recommended boutique hotel

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Up to -34% publicly available rate ?
Accommodation in a Luxury room, including breakfast.

This offer also includes a welcome drink per person, per stay and 500 ZAR (£28 approx.) credit to be used against dinner at Dash restaurant per room, per stay.

Pets are not allowed in this hotel.

Check-in is at 2pm and check-out at 11am.

The discount:

We advertise this offer at up to 34% off. Our discount is calculated by reference to the hotel's own prices or by reference to an appropriate source reflective of the hotel's own prices. An example of our top discount is:

On 04/09/2019, two people may book a one-night stay in a Luxury room (inclusions as noted above) and will pay £268 per room, per night, compared to the publicly available rate of £407 per room, per night. Based on this calculation, by booking with Secret Escapes, you will save 34%.

The discount, price and availability stated above were checked on 06/02/2019.

The offer is 100% non-refundable and date changes are not possible once the booking has been made.

Cape Town stay in an exclusive, ultra-chic boutique hotel with an in-house spa offering a wealth of holistic treatments

  • Originally the home of the 19th-century harbour master, this uber-exclusive boutique hotel offers just five rooms and one suite. Enjoy the views from your own private balcony or veranda, whilst inside high ceilings and enormous en-suite bathrooms give a real sense of space. The interesting choices at breakfast will see you springing out of bed to try dishes such as ostrich eggs benedict.

  • Location is king here, with the world-famous Victoria & Alfred Waterfront just a stone’s throw away. The view from the garden highlights the 40-metre tall Cape Wheel and the iconic Table Mountain, and there’s a plethora of bars, restaurants and boutiques for you to explore within a five-minute walk.

  • After a busy day exploring all of Cape Town’s attractions, wind down with a relaxing massage or beauty treatment in the Sanctuary Spa. Having drawn inspiration from the fynbos (AKA South Africa's distinctive type of vegetation) found on the slopes of Table Mountain, the team here have developed and utilise a body care range that harnesses a wealth of indigenous botanicals.


- Spa and wellness facilities
- Outdoor pool
- Fitness room
- Bar
- Garden
- Sun terrace
- Library
- Private balcony or veranda
- En-suite bathroom
- Flatscreen TV
- Turndown service with cake
- Air conditioning
- Tea and coffee facilities
- Minibar
- In-room safe
- Bathrobes and slippers
- Designer toiletries
- Hairdryer

How to get there

The Dock House Boutique Hotel is situated in the Waterfont area of the city, close to the V&A Waterfront and Cape Town Stadium. The best way to get here from Cape Town International Airport is via taxi; the journey is 22 kilometres and should take no more than 25 minutes.

From Cape Town Central Station, it’s just a short taxi ride away.

Good to know

One room is suitable for guests with disabilities. However, the V&A Waterfront will be difficult to access so it’s worth bearing this in mind.

Moorings 5 & Portswood Ridge, 5 Portswood Rd, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa

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If you need any support booking this holiday, please contact 0207 887 2772 (Mon - Sun 8am to 8pm)

If you wish to make a flight only booking, or add a flight to an existing hotel booking with us, call our reservations team on 0343 227 0007 (Mon-Fri 9-6, Saturday 10-5, Sun closed)


Cape Town is a city of superlatives. From the misty heights of the 500-million-year-old Table Mountain to the beachside beauty of the rugged Atlantic coastline, there’s plenty to admire in the ‘Mother City’. Ride the cable car up to the top of said mountain for birdseye views of the Cape Town City Bowl; arguably one of the most breathtaking views in the world. Then, make nice with the jackass penguins of Boulders Beach, so-called because of their distinctive braying, ‘donkey-like’ sound.

Of course, it’s not all about nature of outdoor activities. Cape Town is packed full of history and culture, and it’d be a crime to miss a boat trip out to Robben Island, the former prison-home of Nelson Mandela. Post-culture fix, take a stroll around the V&A Waterfront. It’s packed full of bars, restaurants and boutique stores and is just a two-minute walk from the Dock House Boutique Hotel.

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