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1 room, 2 adults

Southern Sun Newlands

4-starQuality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.
Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
7 Main Road, Newlands, Cape Town, Western Cape, 7700, South Africa

4-star hotel with 2 restaurants, near University of Cape Town
  • Free full breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
  • Collect nightsYou can collect™ Rewards nights here
  • I asked for a room with a view of the mountain, shower and no bath, good wifi and quiet.…Sep 14, 2019
  • Had another excellent stay at this hotel. The staff are beyond helpful and extremely…Oct 19, 2018

Southern Sun Newlands

from ZAR 1,975
  • Standard Room
  • Standard Room (Back Facing)
  • Superior Room
  • Suite
  • Family Room, 2 Double Beds

What’s around Southern Sun Newlands


  • In Claremont
  • University of Cape Town - 31 min walk
  • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens - 45 min walk
  • Newlands Cricket Ground - 5 min walk
  • Newlands Brewery - 5 min walk
  • Newlands Stadium - 8 min walk
  • Cavendish Square - 8 min walk
  • Arderne Gardens - 16 min walk

Getting around

  • Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) - 14 min drive
  • Cape Town Station - 9 min drive
  • Cape Town Bellville Station - 20 min drive
  • Newlands Station - 3 min walk
  • Claremont Station - 13 min walk
  • Harfield Road Station - 23 min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 162 rooms


  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
  • Express check-in
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check-in

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

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Babysitting/childcare *


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *


  • Free self parking

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Taking the kids?
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
Food and drink
  • Free full breakfast daily
  • 2 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Working away
  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space size (feet) - 6728
  • Conference space size (meters) - 625
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Elevator
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Italian

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 28-inch TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features


Newlands Cafe - This restaurant specializes in local and international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Bihari - This restaurant specializes in Indian cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Southern Sun Newlands’s small print

Also known as

  • Newlands Southern Sun
  • Southern Sun Newlands Cape Town
  • Southern Sun Newlands Hotel Cape Town
  • Newlands Sun
  • Southern Sun Newlands
  • Southern Sun Newlands Hotel
  • Sun Newlands
  • Sun Newlands Hotel
  • Southern Sun Newlands Hotel Cape Town
  • Southern Sun Newlands Cape Town
  • Southern Sun Newlands Hotel


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 450 per person (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.

Recent reviews

Superb 9,0 From 28 reviews

Very good 8,0
Southern Sun Newlands
Stay was comfortable, friendly staff. and breakfast was great.
Muhammed, za2 night family trip
Exceptional 10,0
Great Stay
Excellent stay at Southern Sun Newlands as per usual. Great location, and amazing staff - always makes this a winner for me.
za2 night business trip
Exceptional 10,0
Fantastic stay. Well maintained and staffed hotel. Superb.
Warwick, za1 night business trip
Very good 8,0
A good sleep is important when you travel for business. This hotel offers comfortable beds and nice linen. I enjoyed the sumptious breakfast offering.
Andre, zaBusiness trip
Exceptional 10,0
Superbly managed. I booked on my app (last minute) as I arrived in Cape Town. 30 minutes later I arrived at the hotel expecting a delay or to have to wait but I was immediately checked in by the friendly and professional staff. The breakfast was well managed and check out effortless.
Warwick, zaBusiness trip

Southern Sun Newlands

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