Take control of your timeout from this well-appointed perch high above Cape Town’s striking skyline. Pretty much every luxury you could think of is at arm’s reach at MannaBay, including a 24 hour butler service to help you find those rarities that aren’t.

MannaBay is quite possibly the biggest small hotel we’ve ever come across; its eight rooms share a startling array of indulgences and thoughtful touches. Find refuge here at the foot of the city’s famous mountain backdrop and you’ll discover dozens of reasons to stay, from lofty high teas to in-room treatments, rooftop bar to swimming pool deck. This boutique’s ability to cater to every guest’s unique tastes and requirements continues effortlessly into its individually inspired and designed spaces.  Each room picks up on the hotel’s tasteful pared-down and elegant motif, continuing the journey with its own interpretation of a classic variety of themes including our favourites:  ‘Pom Pom’ and ‘Versailles’. In addition to the 24 hour butler service, guests can enjoy in-house (or in-room) dining or take a complimentary town car to one of the city’s myriad award-winning restaurants and cafés.

Despite the extreme levels of comfort, guests are inevitably lured into the colourful streets of the city. Those who have grown accustomed to the comfort will soon discover, however, that MannaBay’s attentive service doesn’t end when guests step outside. In addition to expert local advice and guided tours of the city, GPS maps and mobile phones are also available to guests who prefer to make their own way, ensuring that they’re in touch and headed in the right direction. On offer are day trips within the city and its surrounds, wining and dining in the Cape Winelands and shark cage diving with Great Whites off Dyer Island and Geyser Rock and, not surprisingly, much much more.


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You can’t get much closer to Table Mountain than this… A truly extraordinary luxury boutique hotel in the heart of Cape Town, MannaBay is a gateway to the table-topped landmark and its natural mystique. Quite literally. A gate leads directly from MannaBay’s grounds to the Table Mountain National Park.

From this prime setting, becoming of Persian Princes, Orchid Hunters and Heroic Explorers alike, you can look out over the Mother City, across her cityscape to the Atlantic Ocean. The views are dazzling whether you’re breakfasting at The MannaBay Café, with its floor-to-ceiling glass windows; bathing in the Black & White Room’s semi-frosted shower; or taking a dip in Pom Pom’s private plunge pool. The Mountain is never far from sight either. She watches over MannaBay from above, eyeing guests clinking champagne flutes at the rooftop Atlas Bar and the koi spyhopping like whales out of the pond of fairy moss. From MannaBay, you can experience the Mother City in comfort and privacy, with a team of friendly staff dedicated to making every guest’s experience as special as possible. MannaBay is a work of art that inspires, enlivens and delights every guest who has the pleasure of entering its tall, art-adorned walls. We think you’ll agree…

The team at MannaBay is dedicated to optimising every guest’s experience – nowhere will this be more apparent than at the breakfast table. Breakfast is a decadent and indulgent affair crammed full of fruits, cheeses, freshly squeezed juices, Africa’s finest single roast coffees, freshly baked breads and of course a selection of hot dishes.

“Some places to stay form a part of your journey, MannaBay guests have already arrived.”

MannaBay has been selected for the Greenwood Guide to South Africa: B&Bs, guest-houses, lodges and self-catering cottages personally visited by the authors and chosen for their charm, character and for the exceptional friendliness of the owners.

Room Types

8 individual and unique rooms:

      • Versailles Suite


      • Black and White – Luxury Room


      • Luxury Explorer – Luxury Room


      • Pom Pom – Luxury Room


      • Orchid – Luxury Room


      • Oriental – Luxury Room


      • Persian – Luxury Room


      • Flamingo – Luxury Room

Property Facilities

      • Bar


      • Library


      • Pool


      • Secure Parking and 24-hour Security


      • Gym


      • Business Centre


      • Room Service


      • Laundry Service


      • Babysitting Service


      • Airport Shuttle


Room Facilities


      • Air Conditioning


      • Complementary Wi-Fi


      • En-Suite


      • Heater


      • Pure Cotton/Linen/Dressing Gowns


      • Heater/Heated Towel Rails/Underfloor Heating


      • Safe


      • Satellite/Cable Television


      • Balcony/Deck

MannaBay – Activities Nearby


      • Beach


      • Bird Watching


      • Deep Sea Fishing


      • General Sightseeing


      • Golf


      • Health and Fitness Centre


      • Helicopter Rides


      • Hiking


      • Horse Riding


      • Mountain Biking


      • Museums


      • Paragliding


      • Quad Biking


      • Shark Cage Diving


      • Sky Diving


      • Squash Court


      • Surfing


      • Windsurfing


      • Wine Tasting


      • Child Friendly Activities

Places Nearby

Camissa House

Take control of your timeout from this well-appointed perch high above Cape Town’s striking skyline. Pretty much every luxury you could think of is at arm’s reach at MannaBay, including a 24 hour butler service to help you find those rarities that aren’t.
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The Andros Deluxe Boutique Hotel

La Clé des Montagnes offers an idyllic setting a short stroll from the historic village of Franschhoek. A selection of four unique villas await you on a working wine estate, surrounded by picturesque vineyards, plum orchards with a magnificent mountain backdrop.
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8 Bridle Rd, Oranjezicht, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa


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