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There is just so much to do, so much to discover

Long established and proud of a rich heritage, the V&A Waterfront nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and Table Mountain, marches with time, embracing change that brings with it exciting new additions for you to discover. Life on the edge of an historical working harbour in the picturesque city of Cape Town has a charm, and it is with warmth that an invite is extended to you to keep discovering. Indoor shopping and entertainment venues seamlessly merge with outdoor restaurants, ocean vistas and mountain views, and the fresh sea breeze and warm African sun add zest to a cosmopolitan, vibrant atmosphere.

  • Shop till you drop at 450 stores
  • Take in great views over the harbour and Table Mountain while you dine
  • Charter a helicopter for an unforgettable flight over the Cape Town
  • Enjoy a ride on The Cape Wheel by day or night
  • Sort out all your banking and foreign exchange requirements
  • Spoil yourself with a luxury spa treatment
  • Arrange your banking and foreign exchange requirements
  • Do a free self-guided historical walking tour
  • Take a sunset cruise
  • Jog the signposted 2.5km or 5km running route
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  • V&A Waterfront Information Centre +27 (0)21 408 7600
  • Travel Vaccination Centre +27 (0)21 419 1888
  • V&A Waterfront Safety and Security +27 (0)21 408 7708/9
  • Dentist +27 (0)21 418 2668 / +27 (0)21 421 1140
  • Medical Doctor +27 (0)21 419 1888 / +27 (0)21 418 2720
  •  Lost Property +27 (0)21 408 7600
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Taste the international influences from all whose paths inevitably led to this port city. Choose from Asian, Italian, Portuguese, Mexican, Spanish, German, Moroccan, American, French, British and South African cuisine. Make it a fine dining, smart casual, coffee shop, café, pub, steakhouse, health or on- the- go affair. For more dining details, request an Eateries Guide from an Information Centre or visit the V&A Waterfront website.

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There are three main shopping precincts at the V&A Waterfront: The Victoria Wharf Shopping Centre; Alfred Mall and Pierhead; and Clock Tower Shopping Centre. With over 450 stores, major retail outlets, food merchants, curio markets, craft workshops and barrows, you’ll be sure to find what you’re after. For your shopping pleasure, the V&A Waterfront is open daily from 9 am – 9 pm.

VICTORIA WHARF SHOPPING CENTRE 021 408 7600

Here you’ll discover South African designers next door to international brands, as well as the convenience of full-service department stores. Plus, you can enjoy free Wi-Fi access in selected areas throughout this shopping centre. Open 9 am – 9 pm, Mon – Sun, 7 days a week.

ALFRED MALL AND PIERHEAD 021 408 7600

Explore the V&A Waterfront’s proud maritime history. Choose from 21 speciality shops, boutiques, restaurants and coffee shops with a nautical and African flavour. Open 9 am – 9 pm, Mon – Sun, 7 days a week.

CLOCK TOWER SHOPPING CENTRE 021 408 7600

Featuring an eclectic selection of cultural stores, restaurants, coffee shops and historical sites, the Clock Tower, named for the iconic heritage building, is must visit. Open 9 am – 9 pm, Mon – Sun, 7 days a week.

WATERSHED AND WELLNESS AT THE WATERSHED 021 408 7840

A unique craft and design offering and a dedicated wellness area that offers tranquility and privacy. Open 10:00 am – 7pm, Mon – Sun, 7 days a week.

Be it five-star luxury or budget accommodation, you’ll fall asleep to the sound of lapping waves and wake up to the sun rising over the ocean. Within walking distance of the city centre, stadium, and Cape Town International Convention Centre, the V&A Waterfront is the perfect place to stay for holidaymakers and business travellers. For more detailed information, visit the Information Kiosk or visit the V&A Waterfront website for more information.

GETTING TO THE V&A WATERFRONT FROM THE AIRPORT

  • Head south and keep slightly left toward Airport Approach road
  • Turn left onto Airport Approach road
  • Keep right to stay on this road
  • Merge onto N2 via the ramp to Cape Town
  • Merge onto De Waal Dr/N2
  • Continue onto Nelson Mandela Blvd
  •  Turn right onto Walter Sisulu Avenue
  • At the roundabout take the first exit onto Dock Road

TRANSPORT TO AND AROUND THE V&A WATERFRONT

Car parking is situated at convenient locations around the V&A Waterfront, with varying tariffs to suit the length of your stay. Catch a MyCiti Bus (Cape Town’s rapid bus service) at Breakwater Station. On week days it comes every 10 minutes during peak periods. Metered Sedan Taxis are available from a number of locations in the V&A Waterfront. The easiest way to explore Cape Town is on the Hop on – Hop off City Sightseeing Bus. Offering two routes, the ‘historic and rich in culture’ Red City Tour and ‘scenic’ Blue Mini Peninsula Tour, it operates 365 days a year come rain or shine. Find out more at the V&A Information Centre.

V&A WATERFRONT INFORMATION CENTRE

Situated on Dock Road (alongside Ferryman’s Pub)
Tel: +27 21 408 7600
Email: info@waterfront.co.za
Facebook: www.facebook.com/VandAWaterfront
Twitter: www.twitter.com/VandAWaterfront

Victoria Wharf, Alfred Mall, Clock Tower Shopping Centre – 09:00 to 21:00 daily
V&A Food Market – 1st June – 31 Oct: 10.00 to 17.30; 1st Nov to 30 April: 10.00 to 19.00; CLOSED ON CHRISTMAS DAY and NEW YEARS DAY, OPEN ON PUBLIC HOLIDAYS.

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