Cape Town Accommodation, South Africa
Cape Town Accommodation
Cape Town accommodation is sought-after across the globe, and situated at the southern tip of Africa is considered one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. Nestled under Table Mountain (recently awarded one of the seven natural wonders of the world), and surrounded by award winning beaches, Cape Town is one of the most picturesque cities one could hope to visit. Known as the "Mother City" to locals, Cape Town is truly a feast for the senses. A vibrant mix of colour and culture, there is no end to the variety of entertainment and sightseeing options available and the accommodation and food compares with the best in the world. The night life in and around the city offers a wide range to suite all tastes and should be indulged in with care-free abandon.
Amongst the most recognised features of Cape Town is Table Mountain, on which one can take a leisurely stroll or observe the wonder that is Cape Town whilst suspended high above the city in the famous Table Mountain cable car. If heights aren!t for you then enjoy one of the many luxurious beaches that surround the city, catch a tan, surf or play games; beautiful waters and excellent surfing make Cape Town!s beaches a top travel destination for all those lured by the swell and surf. While travelling along the Cape!s Coastline one can take in many different sites such as the Naval Base in Simonstown or the Boulders Beach penguin sanctuary just beyond. Keep moving south and you will eventually find yourself at the gates to the Cape Point nature reserve which is home to a range of local flora and fauna and allows access to more pristine beaches surrounded by untouched wilderness.
Apart from the wondrous natural surroundings Cape Town finds itself amongst, the city bowl itself offers a diverse cultural feast of shops, night clubs, bars and a range of superb restaurants. The Victoria & Alfred Waterfront is host to the cream of consumer pleasures and is comprised of some of the top hotels, shops, restaurants and entertainment venues available to the discerning traveller; the V&A Waterfront should be explored thoroughly and at leisure. A great and informative way to explore a large amount of Cape Town and surrounds is via the open top tour buses which travel from the city centre and continue around the coastline accompanied by an informative and entertaining tour guide.
Cape Town, whilst known for catering to celebrities and the super-rich, is also an ideal destination for the budget conscious traveller as accommodation can be found to suit any pocket and the beauty of nature is free to enjoy.
The Cape is a must visit destination for anyone no matter how young, old or wealthy and there is something for everyone. Come and enjoy Cape Town, meet the people, sample and experience the culture and get lost in the sheer vastness of the natural wilderness that surrounds it on all sides.
With such a fruitful medley of striking lanscapes, activities and attractions, Cape Town accommodation is most desirable to local and international travellers alike.