Best places in Cape Town

Discover the best places in Cape Town, curated using our unique algorithm blending 'Top Rated' and 'Most Reviewed' establishments. Uncover the city's gems and must-visit locales for an unforgettable experience. Please note that certain places categories are intentionally excluded to ensure a refined selection. Ratings are based from 1.6K places in the city.

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The Bantry Bay Aparthotel by Totalstay image
The Bantry Bay Aparthotel by Totalstay
Refined suites with kitchenettes and balconies, plus sea views and an outdoor pool.
4.90 (4.1K reviews)
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Hi5 Tandem Paragliding
Adventure sports
πŸ‘πŸ‘ I saw them land one morning on the grass at Sea Point and added a tandem paragliding to my bucket list. Tick βœ… done. Wow, what an experience. It was a gift for my 57th birthday. I was not disappointed. The pilot greeted me (super friendly) and we went through the safety and how to go about the take...
5.00 (625 reviews)
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Belly of the beast
πŸ‘πŸ‘ One of the most amazing food experiences I had in my life, my taste busts literally bursted, most of the food I have never tried, and they make it so amazing you want to go back. Food was amazing, service was impressive and amazing. I was pregnant - and they modified my food without me even asking -...
4.90 (1.3K reviews)
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Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden
Botanical garden
Hillside garden & nature reserve with rare plant species, walking trails & mountain views.
4.80 (29.3K reviews)
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La Colombe Restaurant
Modern French restaurant
Contemporary cuisine fusing local ingredients with French flair in upmarket vineyard restaurant.
4.80 (2.2K reviews)
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Lion's Head HikingTrail
Hiking area
Popular, screw-top hiking trail boasting panoramic views of the city alongside coastal views.
4.80 (1.9K reviews)
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The Conscious Kitchen
Vegetarian cafe and deli
πŸ‘πŸ‘ We will be back! Super tasty burger and tacos. Also the deserts were delicious. So great to find vegan and gluten free options all over Cape Town. The staff and friendly and it’s in the main downtown area. They also have a cool sustainable clothes shop next door. We will back to try everything els...
4.80 (1.1K reviews)
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Sushi Box Kloof Street
Sushi restaurant
πŸ‘πŸ‘ Amazing experience. The food is tasty. The staff is friendly. It's worth every penny. Make a stop at sushi box Kloof street, you will not regret it!
$$ $$
4.80 (1.1K reviews)
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Green Point Park
Spacious urban park offering a stadium, biodiversity garden, exercise circuit & lots of green space.
4.70 (11.3K reviews)
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Cape of Good Hope
Nature preserve
Tip of the Cape Peninsula forming part of a protected wildlife reserve with picnic spots and walks.
4.70 (10.7K reviews)
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Cape Point Nature Reserve
National park
πŸ‘πŸ‘ An area of outstanding Natural Beauty. A must see, beautiful open area for hikes, a lovely drive, the beaches, wildlife. The views from Cape Point Lighthouse are extremly beautiful. It was very windy which was fun as the view point from the lighthouse is at the highest point. You can get the funicul...
4.70 (8.8K reviews)
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Sushi Box De Waterkant
Sushi restaurant
πŸ‘ This place is good but limited. Limited in terms of menu options with heavy lean to salmon. Enjoyed outdoor seating. Service was very friendly.
$$ $$
4.80 (758 reviews)
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Oranjezicht City Farm Market
Farmers' market
Weekly farmers' market offering produce, breads, eggs & dairy products, plus artisanal foods.
4.70 (5.3K reviews)
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Fyn Restaurant
πŸ‘πŸ‘ Arrive 5 minutes early and take in the art in the gallery below. Then up you go in the elevator to be welcomed in FYN. The view is outstanding and the kitchen is bustling. After selecting your choice of menu, sit back and enjoy the show. Course after course of delicious dishes each with a internin...
4.80 (712 reviews)
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Bloc 11 - Paarden Eiland
Rock climbing gym
πŸ‘πŸ‘ Great people - both staff and climbers. Bouldering is not easy even at level one but definitely fun to try. Discipline, mind and muscle connection get you higher. Will most certainly be back
4.80 (700 reviews)
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Newlands Forest
National forest
Shaded alpine nature area with a boardwalk trail & dirt paths set among pine trees & streams.
4.70 (4K reviews)
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Waterfront, Cape Town
Tourist attraction
πŸ‘πŸ‘ Watch the kayaks and dolphins at Breakwater🐬 or see the sailors parked in the Quay β›΅οΈπŸ›Ά Perfect spot to get on a Yacht and enjoy the rhythmic Atlantic Ocean under your feet’ βš“οΈπŸ›₯ The restaurants are a fusion of every flavor from around the world! Cape Town is home to everyone and all are welcom...
4.70 (3.8K reviews)
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12 Apostles Hotel & Spa
Upscale property offering ocean views, a spa & restaurants, as well as a cinema & outdoor pools.
4.70 (3.4K reviews)
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One&Only Cape Town
Resort hotel
High-end hotel with free Wi-Fi and breakfast, plus an infinity pool, a spa & acclaimed dining.
4.70 (3.1K reviews)
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Llandudno Beach
Spacious, low-key sand beach framed by granite boulders, a popular place to surf & watch the sunset.
4.70 (2.7K reviews)
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