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Hotel Description

At Southern Sun Newlands you'll be 2.7 km (1.7 mi) from University of Cape Town and 3.9 km (2.4 mi) from Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens. Highlights at this hotel include 2 restaurants and in-room free WiFi.

You can enjoy TVs with satellite channels, and all 162 rooms feature in-room childcare, separate bathtubs and showers, and coffee/tea makers. In-room dining is easy with amenities like refrigerators and room service. Premium bedding and designer toiletries are nice touches to enhance your stay. Safes, hair dryers, and phones are also available.

The restaurant, Newlands Cafe, serves local and international cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. For a drink, you can stop by the hotel's own bar/lounge. 6728 square feet (625 square meters) of event facilities include conference space, and other business amenities include a business center. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. There's also the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Within a 15-minute drive of this 4-star Claremont hotel, attractions include Castle of Good Hope and Cape Town International Convention Centre.

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$131* Per night/room 4 Mar. - 5 Mar.

Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Family Room, 2 Double Beds

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Superior Room

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room (Back Facing)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Property Features

There are 2 restaurants on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. You'll find a business center on site. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. Event space at this hotel measures 6728 square feet (625 square meters) and includes conference space. The business-friendly Southern Sun Newlands also features multilingual staff, concierge services, and laundry facilities. You'll have access to the indoor pool at a partner property. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Cape Town hotel.

  • 162 guestrooms or units
  • 2 dining venues
  • 6728 sq ft of conference space
  • 625 sq m of conference space
  • Bar or lounge
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Business facilities
  • Conference space
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Concierge
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Transport

  • Airport: Cape Town Intl. Airport (CPT) (18.1 km / 11.3 mi)
  • Train station: Cape Town Station (9.4 km / 5.9 mi)
  • Metro station: Newlands Station (0.3 km / 0.2 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle

Room Amenities

Southern Sun Newlands offers 162 accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and coffee/tea makers. Beds feature premium bedding. Televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, designer toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Satellite channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

Newlands Cafe - This restaurant specializes in local and international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Bihari - This restaurant specializes in Indian cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

No onsite parking is available. 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. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • 1 percent tourism fee will be charged

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 450 per person (one-way)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Newlands Southern Sun
  • Newlands Sun
  • Southern Sun Newlands
  • Southern Sun Newlands Hotel
  • Sun Newlands
  • Sun Newlands Hotel
  • Southern Sun Newlands Hotel Cape Town
  • Southern Sun Newlands Cape Town
  • Southern Sun Newlands Hotel
  • Southern Sun Newlands Cape Town
  • Southern Sun Newlands Hotel Cape Town

You should know

  • Southern Sun Newlands offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

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