The view: Guests staying in the crescent-shaped, seven-storey Marina Rise enjoy spectacular views of iconic Table Mountain. The best views are from the Table Mountain Suite.

The room: All rooms have a private balcony offering grandstand views. They are the most spacious in Cape Town. Two suites have their own spa treatment rooms.

The hotel: Opened in April 2009, One&Only Cape Town is a contemporary urban chic hotel in the city’sVictoria & Alfred Waterfront shopping and entertainment complex which includes a Nobu restaurant and the city’s largest spa.

Stay: Hayes & Jarvis ( features the One&Only Cape Town.

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