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Restaurants

Tides Restaurant

The restaurant which is at the hotel serves daily a delicious buffet breakfast while dinner is also available. Beautiful views of Camps Bay beachfront and the ocean can be admired from here in the relaxed dining setting.

Bistro @ The Bay

The Bistro provides a decor which is simple, yet stylish, with neutral colours and wooden touches. It is here where guests are welcome to delight in one of the excellent lunch offers which are served every day.  

These include soups, light snacks, salads, seafood, hamburgers as well as meat dishes.  Afternoon teas and coffees are complemented by a variety of delicious cakes and pastries.

Sandy B Private Beach Club

The favourite Sandy B is the hotel's private beach club. Overlooking the sandy beach which is located just opposite the Hotel, this sea-facing cocktail bar provides a fantastic location from which to enjoy the beautiful sunset.

Sandy B is a stylish and relaxed restaurant and snack venue which features an appealing beach style decor. Guests are welcome to enjoy the relaxing on the hotel's private deck in the warm sunshine and cool off with a refreshing swim while indulging in a glass of chilled champagne.

Traders Bar

The Traders Bar and Cigar Lounge provides guests with a relaxed venue where a fine selection of aperitifs, wines, champagnes as well as digestive can be enjoyed. 

The Traders Bar features a walk-in cellar.  This great bar comes alive at night when the crackling fire and the buzz of the guests complement the setting sun over the ocean.

Spa

Spa Facilities

This Wellness Spa offers internationally qualified therapists and treatments ranging from massages today packages, or a full day of pampering. Spoil yourself and emerge radiant, refreshed and relaxed.

Facilities at the spa

  • Facial room
  • Double massage room
  • Wet room
  • Manicure station
  • Hair salon
  • Rest area
  • Heated and cold pools
  • In the chamber treatments available
  • A shower is available in each treatment room
  • Steam Room
  • Spa Bath
  • Sauna
  • Gym

Activities, Sports & Leisure

Nearby attractions
  • Camps Bay, Glen and Clifton Beach
  • Theatre at The Bay
  • Camps Bay Promenade
  • V&A Waterfront
  • Shopping
  • The Baxter Theatre
  • Artscape Cape Town
  • Lion's Head
  • Table Mountain and the Cable Car
Swimming

The Hotel features great outdoor swimming pool.

Squash

The Camps Bay Squash Club located next to the Hotel features four squash courts & tennis courts.

Gym

The Hotel features a small yet well-equipped gymnasium.

Beach

The famous palm-lined beach of Camps Bay is opposite the hotel within very close walking distance.  Gentle walks, sunbathing, surfing and body boarding can be enjoyed here. Magnificent sunsets are seen from this particular beach in Cape Town.

Conferences & Events

Conference Venues

The gracious dome-shaped Rotunda which can seat up to 510 guests as well as the formal boardroom which is ideal for a breakfast meeting with a few colleagues.

The Rotunda

The Rotunda high-ceiling, eye-catching chandelier, stage as well as dance floor offers the flexibility to accommodate many different functions and events such as cocktail parties, product launches, fashion shows, bar mitzvahs, weddings, banquets and dinner dances. Constructed in 1903, The Rotunda at the hotel hosted affluent guests of the Victorian society. Today, this building combines the latest technological conveniences with the architectural splendour of the Victorian Age.

Conference Room

The Conference Room at the hotel is a versatile venue which is suitable for smaller wedding receptions,  cocktail functions and seminars.  The furnishings in the hotel Conference Room are comfortable and functional featuring a fireplace to take the chill out of winter occasions. 

The Boardroom

Executive board meetings, team buildings, brainstorming sessions, product launches and company celebrations can be catered for in the Boardroom which is a perfect choice for an intimate corporate event.  The professionally designed interior is furnished with tables, chairs, a lounge area, and private balcony with partial ocean views. A drop down screen and projector is available on request.

Services

Check in and Check Out Times
  • Check in: 14:00
  • Check out: 10:00
Business Services
  • City and Country Tours booking office
General Services
  • 24 - hour reception service
  • 24 Hour room service
  • Airport transfers
  • Concierge services
  • Doctor on call
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Health & Fitness Centre
  • Housekeeping service
  • Internet connection
  • Laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Luxury transfer service within a 20km/12 mile radius
  • Massage treatments
  • Porters
  • Tours & Transfers on Request
  • Valet parking
  • Voicemail
  • Wake-up call
  • Wellness & Beauty treatments
Children Policy
  • The five-star Bay Hotel, Camps Bay, South Africa, provides rooms in which children can share from the age of 8 to 12 years with their parents. Bedtime comprises of a choice of a Daybed or Sofa Bed, and particular attention is given to the younger guests. On arrival, parents receive a welcome letter with fun ideas and activities to enjoy during their stay in Cape Town. Children are provided with bathrobes, slippers and complimentary milk as well as cookies at bedtime at The Bay Hotel. Children may use the in-room Nintendo Wii console and games.

    The hotel welcomes children over eight years of age. Kindly note that sharing may only take place in the selected rooms at hotel, other hotel rooms can accommodate a maximum of two guests only.

    Selected Family Rooms:

    Two Club Classic Rooms, Premier Mountain View Rooms and Suite 432 feature a Sofa Bed and Luxury Rooms feature a Daybed for children from the age of 8 to 12 years to share.

Available Rooms

Club Classic

# Rooms:
6
Single Room R3140
Double Room R3140

Mountain

# Rooms:
15
Single Room R2900
Double Room R2900

Premier Mountain

# Rooms:
3
Single Room R3790
Double Room R3790

Premier Pool View

# Rooms:
8
Single Room R3790
Double Room R3790

Premier Sea View

# Rooms:
20
Single Room R4370
Double Room R4370

Classic

These Rooms provide views of the swimming pool and offer guests the convenience of a direct access to the swimming pool deck. Each of the hotel's welcoming Classic Rooms feature a patio, an en-suite bathroom with a separate shower, a mini bar, tea and coffee making facilities as well as a safe. The Rooms are either equipped with two twin beds or one king size bed.

Classic Room features:

  • King or twin beds
  • Access to the pool deck
  • Patio
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Espresso Capsule Machine
  • Separate bath and shower
  • Double vanity basins
  • Heated towel rails
  • Hair dryer
  • Air-conditioning and heating
  • Internet access
  • iPod docking stations
  • Satellite television with selected channels
  • DVD player
  • International plug points (220v)
  • Electronic safe and mini bar
Single Room R3140
Double Room R3140

Cabana

This stunning room is located on the ground floor and provides amazing sea views of the surrounding ocean coastline. Direct access is also available from these rooms to the two outside cabana swimming pools.

Cabana Room features:

  • Separate bath and shower
  • King or twin beds
  • Access to the pool deck
  • Patio
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Espresso Capsule Machine
  • Separate bath and shower
  • Double vanity basins
  • Heated towel rails
  • Hair dryer
  • Air-conditioning and heating
  • Internet access
  • iPod docking stations
  • Satellite television with selected channels
  • DVD player
  • International plug points (220v)
  • Electronic safe and minibar
Single Room R4170
Double Room R4170

Luxury

The spacious and sea facing Luxury Rooms provide spa baths as well as balconies overlooking the palm-lined, sandy Camps Bay Beach.  Sun loungers can be found on the private balconies making for a comfortable place to rest and relax. Both Luxury Rooms provide a bed which can accommodate children between the ages of 8 - 12 years.

Luxury Room features:

  • Large sitting area
  • Balcony
  • Separate bath and shower
  • Double vanity basins
  • Heated towel rails
  • Hair dryer
  • Balcony
  • iPod docking stations
  • Satellite television with selected channels
  • DVD player
  • International plug points (220v)
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Espresso Capsule Machine
  • Air-conditioning and heating
  • Internet access
  • Electronic safe and mini bar.
Single Room R5270
Double Room R5270

Suite

The elegant Suites provide spacious living areas as well as two balconies from where great sea views can be admired.  A full mini-bar and decanters (Tanqueray Gin, Johnnie Walker Black Label Whisky, Allesverloren Port) are available in the Suites.  One of the Suites features a sleeper couch where children between 8 - 12 years of age can be accommodated.

Suite features:

  • Large sitting area
  • King or twin beds
  • Access to the pool deck
  • Patio
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Espresso Capsule Machine
  • Separate bath and shower
  • Double vanity basins
  • Heated towel rails
  • Hair dryer
  • Air-conditioning and heating
  • Internet access
  • iPod docking stations
  • Satellite television with selected channels
  • DVD player
  • International plug points (220v)
  • Electronic safe and minibar
Single Room R6360
Double Room R6360

Penthouse

The Penthouse provides magnificent ocean views, luxury, comfort and space.  A Hollywood style staircase invites guests into this private suite which features driftwood hues and greys in its unique beach style decor. 

Penthouse features:

  • Large sitting area
  • Balcony
  • King or twin beds
  • Access to the pool deck
  • Patio
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Espresso Capsule Machine
  • Separate bath and shower
  • Double vanity basins
  • Heated towel rails
  • Hair dryer
  • Air-conditioning and heating
  • Internet access
  • iPod docking stations
  • Satellite television with selected channels
  • DVD player
  • International plug points (220v)
  • Electronic safe and minibar
Single Room R9550
Double Room R9550
 

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GPS Co-Ordinates

Latitude: -33.952337

Longitude: 18.377751

Directions

From:
Cape Town International Airport, South Africa
27.8 km / about 32 minutes

1. Head south-east toward Drop Off Rte 400 m
2. Continue straight onto Ring 150 m
3. Slight right to stay on Ring 92 m
4. Slight left to stay on Ring 400 m
5. Continue onto Airport Approach Rd 1.4 km
6. Continue onto Settlers Way 550 m
7. Take the ramp onto Settlers Way/N2 10.5 km
8. Take the exit onto N2 4.1 km
9. Exit onto Eastern Blvd 550 m
10. Continue onto Strand St
Entering toll zone in 1.5 km at Vos St
Leaving toll zone in 2.0 km 2.1 km
11. Continue onto High-Level Rd 3.4 km
12. Turn right at Fresnaye Ave 260 m
13. Turn left at Kloof Rd 2.4 km
14. Slight right at Lower Kloof Rd 650 m
15. Continue onto Victoria Rd/M6 800 m
16. Turn left
Destination will be on the right 17 m

The Bay Hotel
Camps Bay, Cape Town, South Africa

Car Rental

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Parking

There are 28 parking spots in the front of the hotel, and an allocated parking area can be found behind the hotel that is monitored by security 24 hours a day.

Parking facilities:

  • secure
  • open
  • on site
  • many parking spaces are available
  • an additional charge is applicable

Star Rating

5 Star

Awards

The Tides Restaurant

Garnering many awards including a top restaurant and a wine list award.  One of the top 100 restaurants in South Africa and the top 10 restaurants in Cape Town award, guests are assured of a quality dining experience at the Tides Restaurant in Camps Bay.

Memberships

  • Tourism Grading Council of South Africa

Hotel Group(s)