The Silo hotel is above the Museum of Contemporary Art Africa, named after the benefactor Jochen Zeitz and art gallery in par with the Tate Modern in London, MoMA in New York as well as the Museo Nacional del Prado in Madrid.
The hotel room categories vary in size and all rooms have amazing views which can be admired from large floor to ceiling windows. The design of the pillowed bay window bays which are one of the key architectural features of this building.
This is a unique hotel towering above the bustling Victoria and Alfred Waterfront in Cape Town. The hotel features a total of 29 rooms and a Penthouse. The hotel has magnificent views of the city, ocean and Table Mountain can be admired. Each of the rooms is individually decorated and designed with stylish and colourful pieces with a modern touch to create an outstanding 5-star look and feel.
The architect of this development at Cape Town Waterfront is renowned industrial designer Thomas Heatherwick who transformed the elevator house as well as the adjacent storage annexe of six rows, seven silos while retaining its cultural significance and creating a building that will be iconic to Cape Town's skyline.
The pillowed glazing panels are inserted into the geometry of the hotel floors, bulging outwards as if gently inflated. During the night, this unique building structure will change the construction into a glowing lantern in the harbour.
The hotel offers great services for their travelling guests which include airport transfers, 24-hour butler and in-room dining service, laundry and concierge services as well as complimentary WiFi.
The Cafe and Piano Bar, as well as the hotel's rooftop restaurant and Champagne bar, will offer guests delicious snacks, light meals, refreshing beverages and fine dining meals. The Silo Spa invites visitors for relaxing health and beauty spa treatments while exercise awaits in the fully-equipped fitness centre and the rooftop, glass swimming pool.