The Silo Hotel
Cape Town, South Africa
About The Silo Hotel
An extravaganza of art, architecture, style and design, the Silo Hotel, one of the newest Cape Town hotels, is an ultra-modern, urban hotel that sets an unparalleled level of luxury for a truly unique stay in Cape Town.
Boasting an iconic past, the Silo Hotel and the adjoining Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa (MOCAA) below were transformed over a period of three years from a former grain silo built in the early 1920s into the spectacular structural display it is today.
From the outside, the Silo Hotel building boasts a dramatic, futuristic aesthetic, on the inside, splashes of colour, bold decorative prints and a collection of incredible, eclectic art pieces create a dazzling display for a truly engaging stay in the mother city.
Each room, which has been individually designed and decorated by the owner Liz Biden, offers jaw-dropping views of the city. As well as a number of bars, bistros and restaurants available on site, the Silo Hotel also offers a fitness centre, a spa, a rooftop bar and a glass swimming pool that overlooks the city.
Why We Love The Silo Hotel
- The owner of the hotel, Liz Biden, has collected and curated a magnificent collection of art pieces from African artists, all of which are on display throughout the hotel.
- Showing even more appreciation for art, the hotel showcases the work of upcoming artists by displaying a collection in The Vault, the hotel’s underground parking entrance lobby.
- Every single square inch of the Cape Town luxury hotel has been carefully considered, planned and designed. The attention to detail in the fabrics and decor alone is spellbinding.
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Activities at The Silo Hotel
The Granary Café
The Willaston Bar
The Sky Terrace
The Silo Rooftop
The Silo Spa
Our Favourite Memories from The Silo Hotel
Enjoying a delicious cocktail on top of the city.
Admiring the amazing art, decor and finishings.
Seeing the pineapple couch.
Enjoy your stay at The Silo Hotel
Situated in the heart of the city centre, joining the list of Cape Town’s exquisite Waterfront hotels, guests staying at the Silo Hotel have plenty of options when it comes to things to do. Adding to this, the hotel itself offers plenty of great activities.
The largest contemporary art museum in Africa, the Zeitz MOCAA, situated just below the Silo Hotel, displays over 100 galleries across nine floors of contemporary art from African artists from across the continent.
The Willaston Bar
One of the many dining venues in the hotel, The Willaston Bar, named after the first ship to export grain from the original silo in 1924, is a beautiful space to enjoy a relaxed beverage while looking at the city,
The Silo Spa
A wonderful space to rest, relax and rejuvenate, The Silo Spa offers a range of soothing treatments. Apart from the spa, guests are also able to enjoy the wellness facilities including the gym and sauna.
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