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Situated within a precinct of heritage buildings along the main road leading to Cape Town's V&A Waterfront, The Queen Victoria Hotel is a luxurious haven and the perfect place from which to experience the Mother City in style. Ideal for those who enjoy a sophisticated holiday that's a little removed from the crowds, this boutique hotel sits in a quiet road, but still within walking distance of the Waterfront's attractions.

Ideally located, the hotel is within easy reach of the V&A Waterfront, and only a short drive from Table Mountain, the city centre, and the many excellent beaches. Walk to the Dock House Boutique Hotel and Spa right next door and enjoy full access to the elegant Elements Spa. Children are entertained with a range of fun activities, from movies, to indoor cave golf, a pirate ship, scratch patch and the Two Ocean Aquarium.

Recent accolades & press

  •  Conde' Nast Traveler Hot List 2012
  •  Tripadvisor - Certificate of Excellence 2012
  •  Tripadvisor - Travelers' Choice Awards 2013 - Top 25 Hotels in South Africa - Number 9


  • Located within the V&A Waterfront
  • Elegant, sophisticated design & decor
  • Impeccable, personal service & attention
  • The hotel has its own designer fragrance
  • Classic French cuisine at the Dash Restaurant

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The Dock House Boutique Hotel and Spa is situated next door and guests can enjoy full access to the Elements Spa where a range of relaxing and rejuvenating massages and treatments is available.

The pool area in the beautifully manicured garden also boasts a pool bar where guests can lounge and enjoy their favourite refreshments and light meals.

Those travelling with children can make use of the professional, educational and fun child minding service that is highly flexible. Carers can take the kids to the cinema, indoor cave golf, pirate ship, scratch patch, or Two Oceans Aquarium.

General Facilities

    Swimming Pool
    Internet facilities
    Laundry Service
    Secure Parking
    Babysitting service available
    Kids Club


The Dash restaurant and bar is Queen Victoria's in-house restaurant, and gets its name from the Queen's favourite pet. You can look forward to sophisticated fine dining and a menu that is structured around classic French cuisine. The chefs make wonderful use of seasonal ingredients and all items are sourced locally - except for the luxurious caviar. Most of the furniture pieces found in the restaurant were sourced from local designers and you can decide to sit either inside or on the veranda, either way enjoying an intimate, delicious meal.

Deluxe Room

The Queen Victoria Hotel consists of 35 rooms, five of which are suites. All the rooms are decorated with marble-clad walls, crystal chandeliers, and wooden parquet flooring. Rooms enjoy either views of the harbour or Table Mountain and each is individually designed.

The luxury rooms are spacious and stylish and you'll find a fully stocked mini-bar, luxurious Molton Brown accessories, and decor featuring laser-cut, paper-on-paper artwork of local fynbos. Rooms also have flat-screen televisions, wireless internet, and bedding that is made from 400-thread pure Egyptian cotton.


Other Room Types

The Presidential Suite offers the ultimate in luxurious elegance, with views of both Table Mountain and the harbour from the wrap-around deck. Apart from the beautiful bedroom, the suite also has a dining room, uncommonly large bathroom and a double chaise longue bed on the balcony. The hotel also offers a room specifically designed to be accessible by wheel chair.


  • Boat excursions
  • Day tours
  • dates rates from board basis
  • 13 Feb 2015 - 31 Mar 2015 $255 Bed & Breakfast
  • 01 Apr 2015 - 30 Apr 2015 $230 Bed & Breakfast
  • 01 May 2015 - 31 Aug 2015 $190 Bed & Breakfast
  • 01 Sep 2015 - 30 Sep 2015 $230 Bed & Breakfast
  • 01 Oct 2015 - 31 Oct 2015 $255 Bed & Breakfast

Our rates are per person sharing unless we note differently.

Please note, additional room types are also available. Presidential Suite,Executive Suite,Premium Room,Classic Room,Junior Mountain Suite Request a quote for rate detail

Please treat all pricing as a guide only:

  • All rates are subject to availability and may change without notice
  • Single supplements may apply
  • Rates may be different for different room types
  • The most competitive rates for accommodation are available in our tailored packages

Request a quote or speak to one of our African Safari Experts for the best, most current rates available.

Traveller Reviews

  • The Queen Victoria Hotel was beautiful. The location at the V & A Waterfront and the proximity to shopping and restaurants made it especially attractive. The room was elegant, spacious and had all the amenities that one could hope for. We had a fabulous view of Table Mountain! The staff was most accommodating and dining was excellent. Our touring in Cape Town was awesome!

    Bob & Loretta Brenneman, April 2014
  • Thank you for a lovely trip. Cape Town was great, and Queen Victoria hotel was fantastic - the weather was good. Rooms were fantastic and the staff was very helpful and gracious.

    Bob & Loretta Brenneman, April 2014
  • I was most impressed as I was upgraded complimentary to the Presidential Suite and was amazed how big and spacious the room was at Queen Victoria Hotel.

    Arron Wharton, March 2014
  • Queen Victoria - Very good. A comfortble hotel, clean and with a good location - Just what we needed in Cape Town.

    Marina Barros, September 2012
  • The hotel in Cape Town was very nice as well; location right at the waterfront was perfect. The staff at the hotel was very professional and helped pick restaurants and arranged taxis etc. I would definitely recommend this hotel.

    Dineke Meijers, April 2012
  • Queen Victoria Hotal, Cape Town. We really enjoyed staying here. The location was perfect. All of the staff members were superb - enthusiastic, friendly and helpful without being overbearing.

    Elaine Gibb, December 2011

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Mary Keet

Mary Keet

Africa Safari Expert

"Beautifully decorated with crystal chandeliers and a dramatic white marble spiral staircase. A true first-class location in a slightly quieter part of the Waterfront."



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Queen Victoria - Very good. A comfortble hotel, clean and with a good location - Just what we needed in Cape Town.

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