Winchester Mansions

4 Guest Reviews
4 Customer Reviews
  • Description
  • Facilities
Winchester Mansions is situated along the Sea Point Promenade and facing the Atlantic Ocean, has earned its reputation as Cape Town’s iconic and leading sea front hotel among local and international guests. The original Cape Dutch architecture combined with personalised hospitality and professional service form the hotel’s unique signature of classic elegance. Business and leisure travellers enjoy the Winchester Mansions’ relaxing atmosphere, set against the backdrop of the mountain and overlooking the swell of the Atlantic.

Staying at the Winchester Mansions is more than just accommodation; it is part of the journey. Bistro by day and restaurant by night, Harveys at Winchester Mansions offers guests South African cuisine with a European twist. The Winchester’s beautiful colonnaded Courtyard, built in the style of an Italian piazza, is a tranquil oasis from the pace of city life. Encircled by palm trees and water fountains, it makes the perfect setting for a romantic dinner under the stars. The Winchester Mansions’ Sunday Jazz Brunch is an absolute must. Guests can enjoy a glass of fine sparkling wine on arrival, a complimentary Sunday newspaper and a cosmopolitan brunch buffet while watching renowned local and international jazz artists perform. Another event to enjoy at Winchester Mansion is the monthly Grapes Gourmet and Gallery evening where Harveys welcomes food, wine and art lovers.

The hotel’s rooms are spacious and elegant and all of them have either sea or mountain views. Children of all ages are welcome at the Winchester Mansions. A large variety of amenities and services are available to ensure a delightful stay for little guests. The Winchester Mansions is located within close proximity of the V and A Waterfront, the city centre, Table Mountain and the beaches. Golf courses, wine tasting, horse riding, or sailing our team is happy to help with the organization of travel plans and day trips.
  • Type: Hotel
  • Sleeps: 45
  • Check-in: 02:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:30 AM
  • Reviews: 4
  • Airport Shuttle Service
  • Wheelchair Enabled
  • Babysitting Services
  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Swimming Pool
  • Pets Permitted*
  • Satellite TV*
  • Wi-Fi
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Restaurant
  • On-site Parking

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Dutch
  • German
  • Xhosa (isiXhosa)
  • Afrikaans
  • French
  • Italian


  • Portfolio Collection
  • 4 Stars - Tourism Grading Council of South Africa
  • AA Superior
* Please enquire for further details.

4 Reviews on Winchester Mansions

An amazing hotel that puts clients needs first. I found the room of top quality and the pool facilities very good. The location is ideal for international and local visitors. Book at this establishment and you won't be disappointed.

03 March 2011

The hotel was perfect. Nice environment and the staff very kind. There is a nice sea view however the traffic on the road below can be quiet noisy.

04 September 2008

It was delightful to reach this hotel after a car problem at the airport. Reception was good, intro to our room great, the room brilliant, bathroom fantastic! We had a great stay!!

03 December 2006

Nice hotel, good value for money, pleasant rooms and friendly staff

25 April 2006

Room information

Arcadia Suite x 1

Includes: B & B

No Seaview, room has a king-size with balcony.

Balcony Suite x 2

Includes: B & B

A spacious sea facing, loft style open plan bedroom and lounge area, balcony with sea view, en-suite bathroom modern furnishings.

Classic Double x 1

Includes: B & B

Non seaview classic double bedroom in a traditional style.

Classic Twin x 1

Includes: B & B

Non-sea view classic twin or king room.

Family Suite Non Sea Facing x 1

Includes: B & B

Non-Sea Facing twin or king suite with two bedrooms and sofa bed for 4th occupant.

Family Suite Sea Facing x 1

Includes: B & B

Sea Facing 2 bedroom traditional style suite, sofa bed for 4th occupant.

Family Suite Sea Facing x 1

Includes: B & B

Sea Facing two bedroom traditional style suite.

Harvey Presidential Suite x 1

Includes: B & B

Our traditional style Presidential Suite consists of two separate double bedrooms, a very spacious lounge area which includes a dining room able to seat twelve guests. A mini kitchenette allows for private catering.

Junior Suite Non Sea Facing x 1

Includes: B & B

Non Seaview twin or king suite in a traditional style and a sleeper couch on request.

Junior Suite Sea Facing x 1

Includes: B & B

Sea facing twin or king suite in a traditional style, sleeper couch on request.

Modern Classic Double x 1

Includes: B & B

Double bedroom in contemporary loft style.

Modern Classic Twin x 1

Includes: B & B

Non-seaview twin or king room in a contemporary loft style.

Modern Jnr Suite NS Face x 1

Includes: B & B

Non Sea facing Twin or King Suite in contemporary loft style.

Modern Jnr Suite SeaFace x 1

Includes: B & B

Sea Facing Twin or King Suite in a contemporary loft style.

Robben Island Suite x 1

Includes: B & B

A very large, sea facing, loft style Presidential Suite consisting of an en-suite bedroom with a separate lounge area modern finishes. An optional second bedroom Modern Classic Room transforms this room into a two bedroomed suite ideal for a family or VIP with entourage.

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