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Southern Sun The Cullinan

4-star4 stars
1 Cullinan Street, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8000, South Africa

4-star hotel with spa, near Cape Town International Convention Centre
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  • Lovely stay, super friendly everywhere!Jan 31, 2021
  • The room was great and the staff. The check-in was professional and the check out.…Aug 22, 2019

Southern Sun The Cullinan

from ZAR 1,813
  • Standard Room
  • Standard Room (Surcharge)
  • Executive Room
  • Executive Suite

What’s around Southern Sun The Cullinan


  • In Cape Town City Centre
  • Cape Town International Convention Centre - 2 min walk
  • Long Street - 5 min walk
  • Castle of Good Hope - 18 min walk
  • Two Oceans Aquarium - 20 min walk
  • Cape Town Cruise Terminal - 22 min walk
  • V&A Waterfront - 23 min walk
  • Kloof Street - 23 min walk

Getting around

  • Cape Town Intl. Airport (CPT) - 16 min drive
  • Cape Town Station - 12 min walk
  • Cape Town Bellville Station - 17 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 394 rooms


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-anytime
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • South Africa may have travel restrictions in place, including self-quarantine, due to COVID-19.
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*


  • Onsite self parking (ZAR 55 per day)

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Snack bar/deli
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Fitness facilities
  • Full-service spa
  • Pool umbrellas
Working away
  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Elevator
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Terrace
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Low-height counters/sink
  • Grab bar - near toilet
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Greek
  • Italian
  • Portuguese

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Soundproofed rooms
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

Special features


Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Mangwanani Boutique Spa. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, facials, and body scrubs.

The spa is open daily.


Peach Tree - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner.

Southern Sun The Cullinan’s small print

Also known as

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This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global).

Reservations are required for spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • 1 percent tourism fee will be charged

Optional extras

Self parking costs ZAR 55 per day

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 625 per vehicle (one way)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Southern Sun The Cullinan

  • Does Southern Sun The Cullinan offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Southern Sun The Cullinan does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Southern Sun The Cullinan?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and requires staff to wear personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at Southern Sun The Cullinan?
    Yes. Self parking costs ZAR 55 per day.
  • Is there a pool at Southern Sun The Cullinan?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Are pets allowed at Southern Sun The Cullinan?
    Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Southern Sun The Cullinan?
    You can check in from 2:00 PM - anytime. Check-out time is 11:00 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Southern Sun The Cullinan?
    Yes, Peach Tree offers international cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Col'Cacchio Pizzeria (3-min walk), Freres Bistro (4-min walk), and Brownies and Downies (6-min walk).
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Southern Sun The Cullinan?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is ZAR 625 per vehicle one way.
  • Is there an onsite casino at Southern Sun The Cullinan?
    No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but GrandWest Casino & Entertainment World (13-min drive) is nearby.
  • What is there to do at Southern Sun The Cullinan and nearby?
    Southern Sun The Cullinan has a spa and an outdoor pool, as well as a fitness center.

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8,8 From 83 reviews

Exceptional 10,0
great hotel
za1 night trip
Very good 8,0
Great service, neat hotel. Food options limited for vegetarians.
za2 night business trip
Very good 8,0
Nice hotel Close to Waterfront
Olav Sigurd, za3 night trip with friends
Very good 8,0
Pleasant stay
Stay was comfordable and pleasant
za3 night business trip
Very good 8,0
The stay was good. The room is a bit small and the drawers should have shelves.
karen, za1 night family trip
Poor 2,0
Not a good experience. We both got food poisoning at the breakfast buffet. We were given a room with one bed despite booking two, then given a room on the first floor, then given a room that wasn’t fully cleaned. The stopper in the bathroom sink is of such a poor design that it kept closing with the dirty water backing up. The windows are very thin resulting in a lot of noise especially with the building across the street under construction. Pool closed multiple days for a private event. Housekeeping did not restock soaps several days. The hotel has a nice look but that’s about it.
Phil, us4 night trip with friends
Good 6,0
Will stay elsewhere if visiting Cape Town again
Having travelled extensively world wide for both business and pleasure, this is the first hotel I've stayed at that took a deposit in advance ( in addition to the agreed room rate ) just n case you dined in their restaurant or had a drink in the bar !! This then results in higher currency exchange rates. The deposit was returned on check out. The actual hotel was quite nice decoratively and a great location to the Waterfront However we stayed at better B&Bs on this trip and it was the only establishment that didn't provide face flannels in their bathroom. A trivial point but it gives you a feeling of how we felt we were treated during our stay
Chris, ie2 night trip
Exceptional 10,0
Everything was perfect. Comfortable , clean, friendly, good breakfast convenient
us2 night romance trip
Exceptional 10,0
Absolutely brilliant!!! Breakfast is wonderful and the lovely staff remembered that myself and my friend were dairy intolerant and would bring us out dairy free butter each morning. So close to the waterfront and a safe walk. Would 100% stay here again!!!
gb5 night trip with friends
Very good 8,0
Great hotel.
Our stay was great the front desk hotel staff was responsive and attentive to your needs, room service was perfect. bell staff informative, restaurant staff provided excellent service and food. The hotel's location and shuttle sevice was great basically on the whole i will return and recommend this hotel.
Orsen, us4 night family trip

Southern Sun The Cullinan