Perfectly positioned between the mountain and ocean, there is nowhere quite like Cape Town. A multi-sensory experience in history, innovation, culinary and design has resulted in Cape Town being one of the world’s most desirable destinations. It is also well known amongst both locals and tourists that Cape Town plays home to some of the most luxurious, bespoke hotels in the country. For this reason, when it comes time to tackle the accommodation element of a visit to this city, you can expect to spend a fair amount of time scrolling through options to pick the place just right for you. In light of this, Labotessa is making it a little easier to find your perfect fit. Centrally located allowing for ample exploration of the city without a long journey home, Labotessa is a must for anyone looking for an elevated hotel experience. Treat yourself to a stay at Labotessa your expectations will be exceeded.
Labotessa sits perfectly in the cobbled historical area of Cape Town’s Church Square. A rich urban oasis, the hotel merges historical magic with contemporary beauty and for this reason ticks all the boxes. The hotel is the culmination of a love for art, design, history and uncomplicated sophistication. Labotessa is made up of six Signature suites and a Governor Suite. Each with direct elevator access from the lobby, these suites have been designed with the intention of providing guests with the most luxurious and personalised experience possible. The suites boast panoramic views of Lion’s Head, Groote Kerk, the Company Gardens and Church Square. From the moment you step into these suites, you will be mesmerised by the elegance and beauty that they hold. At 65 square metres and with an open-plan design, the suites are spacious with ample room. Equipped with either a king or queen-sized bed, an en-suite bathroom, flat screen television, high-speed WiFi, SMEG and Nespresso appliances and a complimentary mini bar stocked with non-alcoholic beverages and snacks. The suites boast high ceilings with oak flooring and large glass windows, in other words, the epitome of minimalistic sophistication. Suites embody a perfect fusion between historical design and state-of-the-art technology, resulting in an aesthetically-exquisite space.
The one-of-a-kind Governor suite, which boasts an impressive 300 square metres and understated glamour, is a true work of art. With the perfect balance of luxury, functionality and comfort, the Governor suite provides guests with both the convenience of home and the best of luxury hotel living. The suite, which spans over two floors, has its own private splash pool with a balcony overlooking the city. Equipped with a full kitchen and lounge, including SMEG and Nespresso appliances, the Governor suite gives guests the option to prepare meals from the comfort of their own space if they do not wish to dine out.
Design aside, Labotessa has taken it all into account with regards to amenities they provide. A 24 hour concierge service is available for anything you might need, day or night. The hotel also includes complimentary breakfast at the next door Starlings Café, a favourite among locals. With an unpretentious menu and wholesome meals prepared with the finest local ingredients, Starlings has caught the attention of both coffee enthusiasts and breakfast connoisseurs. Finally, the hotel also provides access to gym and pool facilities, with valet parking and unparalleled security to ensure that your stay is as safe and hassle-free as possible
History infused with sophistication, Labotessa is a once in a lifetime experience. Far from your run-of-the-mill inner-city accommodation, the boutique hotel offers more than just a place to kick up your feet after a long day of exploring the city it is an experience in itself.