SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl

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Overview of SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl

SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl

3.5 star property
3.5-star hotel in Cape Town with indoor pool and restaurant

9.0/10 Superb

76 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Gym
  • Air conditioning
The price is $87
Price available on 9/30/2022
23 Buitengracht Street, Corner Buitengracht & Strand Street, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8000
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Indoor pool
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Fitness center
  • Self parking
  • Pool bar
  • Room service
  • Conference center
  • Airport shuttle
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
For families
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Refrigerator
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate sitting area
  • Television
  • Terrace

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Cape Town City Centre
  • Table Mountain - 13 min drive
  • Camps Bay Beach - 12 min drive

Getting around

  • Cape Town Intl. Airport (CPT) - 21 min drive
  • Cape Town Station - 9 min walk
  • Cape Town Bellville Station - 18 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

About this property

SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl

3.5-star hotel in the heart of Cape Town City Centre
You can look forward to a roundtrip airport shuttle, a poolside bar, and a rooftop terrace at SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl. The onsite restaurant, Vigour & Verve, features local and international cuisine. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi, and guests can find other amenities such as dry cleaning/laundry services and a bar.
You'll also enjoy perks such as:
  • An indoor pool
  • Self parking (surcharge), concierge services, and coffee/tea in the lobby
  • A 24-hour front desk, meeting rooms, and an elevator
  • A front desk safe
  • Guest reviews say good things about the bar, overall value, and helpful staff
Room features
All guestrooms at SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl offer comforts such as air conditioning and separate sitting areas, as well as amenities like free WiFi and safes.
More amenities include:
  • Children's slippers and free infant beds
  • Bathrooms with free toiletries and hair dryers
  • TVs with satellite channels
  • Separate sitting areas, a personal chef, and refrigerators



Cleaning and safety practices

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 202 rooms


  • Check-in time from 2 PM - midnight
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms (30 minutes per day)


  • Secured covered onsite self parking (ZAR 50 per night)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking on site


  • Airport shuttle on request (available 24 hours)*

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Poolside bar
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Room service (limited hours)

Working away

  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference center


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services


  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Fitness center
  • An indoor pool


  • Wheelchair-accessible bathroom vanity
  • Braille/raised signage
  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Wheelchairs available on site
  • Hand-held showerheads
  • Portable shower seat
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Lowered electrical outlets in bathroom
  • Lowered peephole/view port in door
  • Lowered locks/deadbolt
  • Low-height counter/sink
  • Low-height desk
  • Low-height bed
  • Height-adjustable showerhead
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Grab bar in shower
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Transfer shower
  • Vibrating pillow alarm
  • Lever door handles
  • Wheelchair-width doorways
  • Phone accessibility kit
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Stair-free path to entrance


  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Slippers
  • Children's slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Window screens
  • Laundry detergent

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Turndown service
  • Free crib/infant bed
  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • In-room massage
  • Separate sitting area

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
  • Electrical adapters/chargers

Food and drink

  • Chef
  • Refrigerator


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Local maps
  • Restaurant dining guide

Special features


Vigour & Verve - This restaurant specializes in local and international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 350 per person (one way)


  • Covered self parking costs ZAR 50 per night

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that guest safety measures are currently in place.

Temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.


Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards on site.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl Hotel
SunSquare Bowl Hotel
SunSquare Bowl
SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl South Africa
SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl Hotel
SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl Cape Town
SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl Hotel Cape Town

Frequently asked questions

Does SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl?
As of Sep 29, 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl on Sep 30, 2022 start from $87, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl?
This property confirms that guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl?
Yes, there's an indoor pool. Guests have pool access from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM.
Are pets allowed at SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl?
Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl?
Yes. Self parking costs ZAR 50 per night.
Is airport shuttle service offered by SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is ZAR 350 per person one way.
What are the check-in and check-out times at SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl?
You can check in from 2 PM - midnight. Check-out time is 11:00 AM.
Is there an onsite casino at SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but GrandWest Casino & Entertainment World (20-min drive) is nearby.
What is there to do at SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl and nearby?
SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl has an indoor pool and a fitness center.
Are there restaurants at or near SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl?
Yes, Vigour & Verve offers local and international cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Loaves On Long (3-min walk), Bizerca Bistro (3-min walk), and Skinny Legs Luxury Cafe (4-min walk).
What's the area around SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl like?
SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl is in Cape Town City Centre, a short 9-minute walk from Cape Town Station and 11 minutes' walk from Cape Town International Convention Centre. Travelers say this hotel is in a good location.

Overall score and ratings






Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



8/10 Very Good

Eva, 3-night trip
Verified guest review

8/10 Very Good

Loved the restaurant. Great food. Pick a room on mountain side otherwise you'll be listening to music til 3am from some bar across the way.
Garvey, 1-night romance trip
Verified Orbitz guest review

10/10 Exceptional

The cleanliness of the property as you walk in and the room. Friendly staff very vibrant Phindi at front desk was very sweet and helpful
Emelia, 1-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Great hotel
Lovely hotel, extremely clean, great location, incredible rooftop bar and excellent value for money. Breakfast was decent
Tim, 4-night trip
Verified guest review

8/10 Very Good

Demi-Leigh, 2-night trip
Verified guest review

8/10 Very Good

Modern hotel with all amenities
Hotel was lovely and modern. Breakfast was excellent and the roof top bar was fantastic. The only fault to mention was the toilet door which doubles as a cupboard, which slides shut and doesn't offer much privacy when sharing.
Cheryl, 6-night trip
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8/10 Very Good

Christopher, 4-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Basi, 1-night trip
Verified guest review

6/10 Good

Johann, 1-night family trip
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Birthday evening!!!
Linet, 1-night trip
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