Alta Bay, Cape Town
|12 Invermark Crescent, Higgovale, 8001, Cape Town, Western Cape, SOUTH AFRICA.|
Description: Alta BayAlta Bay, located in Higgovale, the most up-market suburb of the City Bowl, is set high on the slopes of Table Mountain, with beautiful views over Table Bay and the City, yet only 2 km away from most of Cape Town's attractions including the Waterfront, Clifton and Camps Bay beaches. Surrounded by a lush native garden, Alta Bay combines understated luxury and urban chic with a laid-back and retreat atmosphere.
Alta Bay, previously a 5-star boutique hotel has recently been converted into a 4-star guest house with 3 large luxury units. This Tuscan house is built on separate levels with a great sense of space and light throughout.
Alta Bay is not just accommodation for a night of sleep during your stay in Cape Town. It is a serene sanctuary of sun-drenched spaciousness, where you can enjoy the relaxed and laid back atmosphere throughout the day.
Type of rooms: Alta BayThere are two large Luxury Units and two Standard Rooms. All were designed in a contemporary style with bespoke furniture handcrafted locally. Each room offers extra-length king/twin beds, air-con, heaters, flat screen TV's with incorporated DVD/CD player, satellite TV, electronic safes and unlimited wireless PC connection.
Each unit has a separate entrance, fully equipped kitchen (or kitchenette), and a private terrace / deck.
The Loft (70 m²) and the Bay Suite (42 m²) offer spectacular vistas of the sea and city while the Garden Room (28 m²) and the Fountain Room (32 m²) have the benefit of the shaded lush garden. The Loft has a bedroom on the mezzanine floor, a bathroom with bath & shower and a sleeper couch. A continental or French breakfast (served in the room or terrace from 9h to 11h) is available on request at an extra charge. Management has to be notified the day before prior to 18h00. Should guests prefer to have their breakfast earlier, there are plenty of restaurants and coffee shops (open from 7h) at walking distance (1 km) from Alta Bay.
Additional information: Alta Bay
Plunge pool (2.5 m x 3 m) with sun loungers & sea views, large collection of DVD's, extra bathroom available for early arrivals/late departures & tourism information.
Children: No guests under 6 years old. The Bay Suite has space for baby cot.
Number of rooms: 4
Official category: 4 Star Guest House
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 2004.
Period of closure: from June to mid August.
Languages spoken: English, French, Dutch.Smoking policy: Smoking inside the rooms is prohibited. Smoking outside only.
Credit cards accepted: Visa, Mastercard, American Express.
GPS Coordinates: 33° 56' 34.17'' S 18° 24' 20.91'' E
Nearest airport: Cape Town International - 20 km.