Nearby Attractions

Cape Town’s top attractions within easy access


The Dolphin Beach Hotel is perfectly situated to explore all that Cape Town has to offer. The Hotel is located a mere 20 minutes from Cape Town’s inner city and the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront. Many of Cape Town’s major tourism attractions are within 20km of the Hotel, giving holidaymakers the one thing which matters most, the best location. For business travellers, the Hotel is within a short driving distance to all the major business hubs, including the city centre, Century City, Paarden Eiland industrial district and the Northern Suburbs. A new, rapid bus transport system also operates near the Hotel, with a station located less than five minutes walk away. From Dolphin Beach Hotel, it is a short walk to the Bayside Mall. This popular shopping centre hosts all the big department stores and retailers, as well as an array of boutiques, movies and restaurants. Down the road, you will find the popular Blouberg promenade. Perfect for leisurely strolls along the beach, popping into one of the nearby trendy coffee bars or by ending it off with an ice-cream from one of the many beach vendors. The promenade is punctuated by the spectacular views of Table Mountain and Robben Island – the latter being an essential “to do” item while in Cape Town. Continue along the promenade and you will find the popular Big Bay development, with more exciting restaurant and entertainment options. The fast-growing Century City precinct is less than 10km’s from Dolphin Beach Hotel. Here guests can visit Canal Walk, Africa’s largest shopping centre. Also located in Century City is Ratanga Junction, a popular theme park with rollercoaster rides and plenty to keep children entertained. Less than 15km’s from the Hotel is Grand West Casino, offering exciting evening entertainment for guests who fancy a chance encounter with Lady Luck ! Sports enthusiasts will love Dolphin Beach Hotel. A high tech health club, Virgin Active Gym, is less than 5 minutes walk from the Hotel. There are four golf courses less than 15kms away – Milnerton, Atlantic Beach, Rondebosch and Durbanville. And Dolphin Beach is world renowned for its kite surfing – although wetsuits are recommended all year round!