Since its glitzy opening in April 2009,
attended by Mariah Carey, Robert De Niro and Nelson Mandela, the
One&Only Cape Town has become the place to be
The first urban hotel from the luxe One&Only brand, the hotel
has 131 rooms and suites: each of the 91 sleek Marina Rise rooms
has a postcard-perfect view of Table Mountain; or choose one of the
40 Island rooms and suites, surrounded by waterways.
Restaurants include Africa's first Nobu and, in the evenings, the
Vista Bar, which offers cocktails ranging from the classic to the
experimental (biltong-flavoured vodka anyone?), is buzzing with hip
locals as well as guests.
Wow factor: Do you know your pinotage from your pinot noir?
The hotel has a three-storey wine loft with more than 5,000
bottles; wine-tasting sessions presided over by sommeliers are
Flight time: Twelve hours.
Go: Book with Turquoise Holidays; call 01494 678400 or
visit www.turquoiseholidays.co.uk for more details or
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