The Dock House Hotel offers world-class luxurious accommodation nestled in the vibrant Victoria & Alfred Waterfront of Cape Town. This lavish luxury has been enjoyed by celebrities, dignitaries and discerning guests alike. Butler-style service establishes this hotel as the magnificent, hospitable accommodation that it is.
Dock House Hotel was built in the 1800's as the Harbour Master's private home and, as such, boasts spectacular architecture reminiscent of the 19th Century in South Africa. This historical charm is juxtaposed by the hotel's standing as one of Cape Town's most exclusive boutique hotels.
Décor displays a unique combination of modern and classically glamorous style. The landscaped gardens offer guests a refreshing oasis to enjoy the beautiful swimming pool and a well-stocked bar. The gorgeous interior of the hotel provides a taste of the luxurious finish of each of the five spacious bedrooms and one opulent suite. The breakfast room and private library compliment the unique and tasteful ambience of this hotel.
Five tastefully appointed rooms and the elegant suite ooze an enchanting combination of Victorian grace and modern comfort. Each room is individually decorated to create a truly unique experience for each guest.
Each room enjoys the extravagance of an en-suite designer bathroom, open bar, plasma-screen television, satellite television and free high-speed wireless Internet access. These modern amenities create a hospitable, convenient and comfortable base for travellers, whether in South Africa on business or pleasure.
Each of Dock House's ground-floor rooms has a verandah, which overlooks the beautiful garden and swimming pool area. Three of the four rooms on the second floor overlook the Waterfront, including the harbour. Two of these upstairs rooms offer the option of interconnecting; perfect for the family travellers. The suite boasts the added indulgence of a private garden.
A private kitchen and Chef guarantee Dock House Hotel guests an innovative and enticing array of meals during their stay in Cape Town. The morning room basks in the morning sunlight and offers the ideal venue to enjoy a hearty breakfast before a day of sightseeing or business meetings. This venue can also be used for private meetings during the day.
Enjoy the luxury of personal service as you feast on one of the meals from our superior dinner menu in the comfort of your chic room and served by one of our assiduous staff members. This dinner menu has been tailored and refined to satisfy even the most discerning of culinary critics. This in-room dining service is available to guests each evening.
For guests wishing to experience the sights and sounds of the Waterfront, the esteemed Salt Restaurant and Bar and OYO Restaurant and Bar are affiliated with Dock House Hotel as part of Newmark Hotel's Boutique Collection. Alternatively, the hotel also provides a pool area with bar for al fresco dining.
'ONEwellness' is an exclusive gym, located in the Dock House Hotel annex. Modern facilities are complimented by spectacular views of the Waterfront, harbour and Table Mountain. Treatment rooms are private and offer the ultimate in pampering and relaxation. In addition to these facilities, fusion teas and various foodstuffs aimed at ensuring improved health and wellness are available.
Dock House Hotel is in the area of the V&A Waterfront known as the Portswood Precinct, opposite the timeball tower, and neighbour to the Victoria & Alfred Hotel.
This premier location at Cape Towns V&A Waterfront provides guests with secure, convenient access to the Waterfront's harbour area, boutique shops, superior restaurants and entertainment areas. In addition, visitors to the area have convenient access to ocean cruises from Dock House Hotel. Sightseers are invited to explore Cape Town more fully, and to experience the various tourist hotspots within the city.