The Silo Hotel

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A magical place towering above the V&A Waterfront, the Silo Hotel is an extraordinary place that sets a new standard for luxury accommodation in Cape Town. Everything about The Silo screams opulence, from the biggest collection of contemporary art in Africa to the historic landmark the hotel is housed in. Sister to La Residence in Franschhoek and Birkenhead House in Hermanus, this industrial design hotel blends modern luxury with the panoramic views of Cape Town.

Set in the heart of the Mother City in South Africa, the Silo Hotel sets a new standard for luxury Cape Town accommodation. Surrounded by the ocean, Table Mountain, and the hustle and bustle of the city, the Silo Hotel affords guests access to everything this part of the country has to offer. The Silo was built in the grain elevator portion of the historic silo complex, spanning six floors above the Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa. 

The Silo Hotel is a celebration of art, style, architecture, and design—a tribute to timeless beauty and contemporary luxury offering the ultimate five-star experience. The Silo Hotel has 28 rooms, including a luxurious one-bedroom penthouse. Each room features an individually curated interior, showcasing the stylish opulence of designer Liz Biden. The rooms come with a private balcony and a collection of African artwork, and those choosing to stay here will enjoy an array of luxurious amenities and facilities. 

All rooms are equipped with air conditioning, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a kettle, a shower, a hairdryer and a wardrobe, as well as a private bathroom with a bath.

  • 28 Unique rooms with six room categories.
  • Breakfast is included in the stay.
  • Impressive rooftop swimming pool with views of Table Mountain.
  • The Silo Hotel houses some of Africa’s most talented, emerging, and eminent contemporary artists.
  • Expert therapists ensure the perfect spa treatment.
  • Situated in the heart of the V&A Waterfront.

Quintessentially Africa Rates - The Silo 2021-2022

For 2022-2023 rates, please contact us.



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