Westin for the Win

When you’re traveling to Cape Town and you want modern luxury in the heart of the Foreshore, you’ll find the Westin calling your name. The building itself is an iconic landmark in one of the most sought-after locations in Cape Town, De Waterkant. The gleaming glass structure, which has recently undergone room renovations, is perfectly positioned as a hotel for business or pleasure.

When you arrive, you’ll be greeted by staff who are eager to help you with your bags. Stepping through the turnstiles, you’ll head to the reception area for check-in and then up in the lifts to your home for the duration of your stay. Inside, you’ll be greeted by modern luxe aesthetics in shades of grey. There is a desk and comfortable chair, a spacious bathroom and a bed you could sink into. Ahead of all of these is a larger-than-life window, featuring stunning views of the city. Your stay at the Westin will be in one of the sleek rooms inviting you to enjoy the city just outside the hotel is the breathtaking beauty of Table Mountain, Lion’s Head, and Table Bay. 

For evening drinks, take your pick from two bars – Louis B’s & Terrace and Raleigh’s. When it’s time to dine, one of the two restaurants, ON19 and the brasserie-style Thirty7, offer lunch and dinner. Sitting at a seat at the highest level of the hotel at ON19 on the 19th level of the hotel, you will be spoilt with spectacular panoramic views of the city.

Waking up at the Westin is a pleasure, with a renowned breakfast awaiting you upstairs (or, of course, from the comfort of your room). Feast on a hot and cold breakfast buffet, including sushi and the classic eggs Benedict.

The Westin offers guests a retreat in the city centre. In terms of location, guests are at the foot of the beach, the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC), the V&A Waterfront, Greenmarket Square, Castle of Good Hope, and Two Oceans Aquarium. There are 483 rooms with all the amenities one needs, including TV, Internet, a minibar, work station, in-room childcare and 24-hour room service. The rooms range from Deluxe Room, Executive Room, Executive Suite, Grand Deluxe Room, to Junior Suite. The higher the lift reaches, the more executive the room.

Whether you are visiting The Westin for work or for a relaxing few days with family, you would not be hard-pressed to enjoy yourself in the city without even leaving the hotel. Enjoy the luxury amenities, which include a full-service spa, gym, indoor-, and outdoor pool. The gym houses state of the art equipment, with floor-to-ceiling views of the harbour, open 24-hours daily. The WestinWORKOUT® Fitness Studio features stunning panoramic views of the Cape Town harbour that are sure to energise and inspire. The gum includes a TechnoGym circuit a rowing machine and stairclimber to name but a couple of the state-of-the-art equipment. A personal trainer is on duty, available Monday through Friday from 6am to 3pm upon request.

The Heavenly Spa offers mountain and sea views, with a variety of treatments on offer in one of the sixteen rooms available. The treatments range from massages (solo and couples) to facials and nail treatments. There are heated water beds in the Sea of Dreams sleep room, a Jacuzzi and heated indoor pool, a sauna and steam room. Treatments are available from the morning until 20h00, while the complimentary facilities are open until 22h00. 

Situated on the 19th floor, all of these amenities offer guests the chance to ogle at the harbour and sea, only but adding to the relaxation and relaxing experienced.

A haven for any business person, the Westin is prime for meetings, conferences, and exhibitions. When it comes down to business, you will be able to get things done with everything you need at your disposal, offering you a great space to work, meet, and travel in the city if need be.

The Westin is unmatched in terms of meetings, conferences, and banqueting, with 20 unique spaces designed with just that in mind. Offering some of the largest of such spaces in the city, with a direct connection to the CTICC, the Westin has business in mind. There are personalised services on offer as needed, as well as the capacity to host large groups of up to 350.

For more information, visit https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/cptwi-the-westin-cape-town/.

The Westin is a Marriott Hotel. Lookout for the following offers:


Weddings at the Westin are a sophisticated affair. There are 19 hotel venue options for ceremonies and banquets, suited for wedding parties of all sizes. The Westin have
wedding specialists who ensure the details are beautifully attended to. Led by the executive chef, the 5-star culinary team works with our happy couples to create personalised catering menus, showcasing the innovation of Cape Town cuisine.

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