CIRCA HOTEL is a 5 min Walk from the Cape Town International Convention Centre
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CIRCA HOTEL is a 10 min Walk from the Castle of Good Hope
The Castle of Good hope built between 1666 and 1679 is known as the oldest surviving building in South Africa and has been the center of civilian, political and military life at the Cape from approximately 1679
This historical building now houses, among others, the William Fehr Collection, an African pottery collection, the Castle Military Museum and a forge.
The Castle was, however, not the first fort to be built at the Cape. A quadrangular (four-pointed) fort was built after the arrival of Jan van Riebeeck in 1652 where the Grand Parade and the main Post Office are situated today. A model of this original fort can be seen in the Castle Military Museum.
Circa is uniquely situated within walking distance of the Castle of Good Hope. During this walk one can take in the bustling of the City centerand the shopping experience of the St Georges Mall. The Walk should take about 10 – 15 minutes.
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Robben Island is accessible to visitors through tours that depart from the Waterfront of Cape Town. Tours depart three times a day and take about 3.5 hours, consisting of a ferry trip to and from the island and a tour of the various historical sites on the island that form part of the Robben Island Museum. These include the island graveyard, the disused lime quarry, Robert Sobukwe’s house, the Bluestone quarry, the army and navy bunkers and the maximum-security prison including Nelson Mandela’s cell.
CIRCA HOTEL is a 10 min Drive from the V&A Waterfront
With over 450 retail outlets selling everything from fashion, homeware and curios, to jewellery, leather goods and audiovisual equipment, the V&A Waterfront is South Africa’s most popular shopping destination. Consolidating this position is our diverse offering of local and international brands that guarantee something for everyone shopping in Cape Town, irrespective of taste or budget.
CIRCA HOTEL is a 5 min Walk from the Artscape
Located between Table Mountain and Table Bay, the City of Cape Town boasts a cosmopolitan mix of historic and modern landmarks. One of these is the Artscape Theatre Centre on the Foreshore, home to the Artscape performing arts company.
10 Min Drive From Circa Hotel
The best views of Cape Town are seen from the top of Table Mountain. The Cableway takes you to the summit in under 5 minutes and the cable car's rotating floor ensure that all visitors get a 360 degree aerial view of the city. The 65-passenger cable car runs from Tafelberg Road to the top of Table Mountain. To date the Cableway has transported more than 26 million visitors to the summit. 900 000 visitors from all over the world use the Cableway annually.
20 Minute Drive from Circa Hotel
Camps Bay is a trendy suburb set against the impressive backdrop of the Twelve Apostles mountain range, Camps Bay beach is one of Cape Town’s largest and most beautiful beaches.
20 Minute Drive from Circa Hotel
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden lives up to its reputation as the most beautiful garden in Africa and one of the great botanic gardens of the world. Few gardens can match the sheer grandeur of the setting of Kirstenbosch, against the eastern slopes of Cape Town’s Table Mountain
1.5 Hours Drive from Circa Hotel
At the tip of the Cape Peninsula 60 km south-west of Cape Town, lies Cape Point, a nature reserve within the Table Mountain National Park; a declared Natural World Heritage Site. Encompassing 7 750 hectares of rich and varied flora and fauna; abounding with buck, baboons and Cape mountain zebra as well as over 250 species of birds, Cape Point is a nature enthusiast’s paradise.