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01 Street Georges Mall
Cape Town, 8000
South Africa


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Hotel Overview

The Best Western Fountains Hotel is located in the heart of Cape Town’s central business district, ideal for both business and leisure travelers. Cape Town, South Africa’s Mother City, which is renowned for its pleasant climate, the hotel offers a choice of comfortable bedrooms, the majority with views over the harbor, the bustling Thibault Square or Table Mountain.

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The 156 bedroom hotel boasts a range of rooms, with air-conditioning, safes, coffee and tea making facilities, satellite TV’s, mini-bars and complimentary Wi-Fi. The restaurant offers a sumptuous breakfast, lunch and dinner all in convenient buffet style. 24-hour a day room service is also available. Breakfast includes international as well as cooked South African choices, freshly baked loaves, rolls, and pastries all from our in-house bakery as well as a range of fruits and yogurts.

You can visit the famous Table Mountain, stroll around the city center or to the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town’s most visited tourist destination. The Cape Town International Convention Centre is a mere 500 meters walk from the hotel.

Our five conference rooms can accommodate business conferences and meetings for up to 250 people. We provide a professional conference manager to help you organize the room configurations that suit you, as well as all the other variables. Our facilities all have standard audio-visual equipment, we can also host banquets and special occasions by adapting our meeting space to your requirements. We offer a choice of configurations, and table and chair designs, which you can combine with attractive flower arrangements to create the ambience of your choosing.

At our hotel, the issue of conservation is taken very seriously. We are striving to be as environmentally friendly as possible, without sacrificing the comfort of our guests. We have been making a contribution towards a cleaner, safer and more sustainable planet by educating all members of the staff about working greener.


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Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets not accepted


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Hotel Amenities


  • Restaurant on-site
  • Full Service Hotel
  • Breakfast available, fee may apply.
  • Cocktail lounge
  • Outdoor pool, heated. Two pools on-site, only one heated
  • Poolside services, pool terrace and a la carte menus available
  • Locker room
  • Elevator access to all floors
  • Interior corridor
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual staff, English, Afrikaans, Xhosa, French and Spanish
  • Porterage/bell services
  • Baggage hold
  • Baggage hold
  • Express check out
  • Late check out
  • Safe deposit box
  • Doctor on call costs vary with need
  • Shoe shine
  • Babysitting on request
  • Cable or satellite television
  • Airline desk
  • Business center, 24 hours, complimentary
  • Printer available
  • Computer rental
  • Computer available
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Photocopy services
  • Photocopy machine
  • Audio/visual equipment
  • Conference services
  • Exhibit services
  • Dataports
  • Courier
  • Pager rental
  • Video conferencing
  • Mail services
  • Wedding services
  • Meeting facilities
  • Banquet facilities
  • Conference facilities
  • Catering
  • Equipment rental
  • Ballroom
  • Executive/club floors/VIP services
  • Coffee shop
  • Air-conditioning
  • Physically challenged services
  • Physically challenged facilities
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Airport car, available 24 hours a day for a nominal fee, 450 ZAR per trip
  • Garage parking, 100 ZAR fee
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Smoking is permitted in designated smoking areas. All rooms are smoke-free.
  • Bottled water available
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  • Cable or satellite television with CNN® or other 24-hour news station
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron, ironing board available on request, complimentary
  • Desk/work area
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Speaker phone
  • Mini-bar
  • Room service 24 hours
  • Air-conditioning,
  • In-room safe
  • Crib available, complimentary
  • Balcony available
  • Mountain view available Table Mountain
  • Thibault Square and Harbor View Rooms available
  • Power converters, electrical adapter and telephone jacks for international guests
  • Bathroom amenities

Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 8

  • Physically challenged rooms/facilities available
  • Bathtub seat available
  • Rails in bathroom available
  • Wheelchair accessible available
  • Raised toilet with grab bars available
  • Safety bar in shower available
  • Walk-in shower available
  • Extra wide doors in bathrooms available
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Nearby Attractions

Area Business

  • 0.70 kilometer(s) from Parliament of South Africa
  • 1.60 kilometer(s) from Netcare Christiaan Barnard Memorial Hospital
  • 0.30 kilometer(s) from Standard Bank of South Africa
  • 0.30 kilometer(s) from Engen Petrolium, head office
  • 0.30 kilometer(s) from Cape Town International Convention Centre
  • 1.50 kilometer(s) from Media24, head office
  • 0.80 kilometer(s) from Western Cape Government, offices


  • 0.30 kilometer(s) from Artscape Theatre, the main performing arts center in Cape Town
  • 0.50 kilometer(s) from Iziko Museums of South Africa, operates the premier public art and cultural destinations in Cape Town
  • 12.40 kilometer(s) from Zeitz MOCAA, Museum of Contemporary Art Africa located on the V&A Waterfront
  • 12.40 kilometer(s) from Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, acclaimed as one of the great botanic gardens of the world
  • 17.00 kilometer(s) from Groot Constantia, winery founded in 1685 featuring cellar tours and wine tastings
  • 46.70 kilometer(s) from Boulders Penguin Colony, picturesque area, with enormous boulders dividing small, sandy coves, is home to a colony of some 3000 delightful African penguins.
  • 69.10 kilometer(s) from Cape Point National Park, where the Indian and Atlantic Oceans meet
  • 2.50 kilometer(s) from Cape Town Stadium, stadium that was built for the 2010 FIFA World Cup
  • 1.80 kilometer(s) from Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, more commonly known as the V&A Waterfront an area to work, live, eat and play is situated on the Atlantic shore, Table Bay Harbour, the City of Cape Town and Table Mountain.
  • 2.50 kilometer(s) from Port of Cape Town, one of the busiest ports in South Africa


  • Fountains Hotel Restaurant, on premises, Buffet, International, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, 6:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • 3.00 kilometer(s) from The Test Kitchen, Full Service, International, Open for: dinner, 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
  • 0.70 kilometer(s) from FYN Restaurant, Full Service, International, Open for: lunch, dinner, 12:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • 0.50 kilometer(s) from La Tete, Brasserie and Traditional Cuisine, International, Open for: dinner, 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
  • 0.70 kilometer(s) from VIXI Social House, Full Service, Mediterranean and Italian Cuisine, Open for: dinner, 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
  • 1.50 kilometer(s) from Belly of the Beast, Full Service, International, Open for: dinner, 7:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
  • 0.90 kilometer(s) from The Commissary, Full Service, International, Open for: dinner, 6:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
  • 2.40 kilometer(s) from Kyoto Garden Japanese Restaurant, Full Service, Seafood and Sushi, Open for: dinner, 5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
  • 3.70 kilometer(s) from The Pot Luck Club, Full Service, Tapas, Open for: dinner, 6:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
  • 1.30 kilometer(s) from GOLD Restaurant, Full Service, African Cuisine, Open for: dinner, 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
  • 1.60 kilometer(s) from La Parada V&A Waterfront, Full Service, International, Open for: lunch, dinner, featuring Spanish Tapas 12:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • 0.10 kilometer(s) from Burger King, Fast Food, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • 0.60 kilometer(s) from Villa 47, Full Service, International, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, serving Italian and Mediterranean Cuisine as well as Steaks and Tapas 7:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
  • 2.20 kilometer(s) from Nelson's Eye, Full Service, Steak House, Open for: dinner, 6:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.


  • 6.60 kilometer(s) from University of Cape Town, a public research university

Nearby Cities

  • 53.00 kilometer(s) from Stellenbosch
  • 87.00 kilometer(s) from Franschhoek
  • 122.00 kilometer(s) from Hermanus


  • 6.80 kilometer(s) from Camps Bay Beach, a Blue Flag Beach since 2008, the largest white sand beach in Camps Bay
  • 26.00 kilometer(s) from Surfers Corner, an International surfers beach located in Muizenberg
  • 7.00 kilometer(s) from Table Mountain National Park, natural world heritage site, and Natural New 7 Wonder of the World


  • 19 kilometer(s) from Cape Town International Airport
  • 0.1 kilometer(s) from Cape Town Station
  • 0 kilometer(s) from Cape Town