The popularity of Century City as a hospitality node has grown exponentially over the last few years. With a new string of trendy new dining spots and hotels located in the area, there is an infinite array of things-to-do and places to see. Superbly located in the centre of Cape Town, a stones-throw away from the bustling CBD and on the shoulder of the pristine Durbanville winelands, it’s not just the appeal of location that has so many locals and tourists buzzing with excitement.
Century City Hotel Urban Square
Built for business and primed for leisure, the 125-room Urban Square Hotel, is perfectly appointed to re-energise executives and entertain holiday-makers, offering guests the perfect opportunity to seamlessly connect or seriously disengage. With work-life balance continuing to be a must for many young working professionals, business travellers are actively seeking more satisfaction from their professional lives, often extending business trips to include leisure activities. Urban Square Hotel has been created with exactly this in mind. The hotel offers an inspiring yet functional space, expertly designed to facilitate everything from business meetings to a relaxing timeout. Stylish lounge pockets, modern dining areas, practical work spaces and a luxurious veranda make Century City Hotel Urban Square a destination for any occasion.
The hotel houses 125 elegantly designed rooms with unique details of industrial style décor. The exposed brick walls and iron pipe clothing rails add a trendy edge to the rooms. Hotel guests who are looking to stay productive can make use of work stations, complete with USB plug points, both in their hotel rooms and on the ground floor of the hotel. Guests also have access to unlimited Wi-Fi and ample, secure underground parking, with direct access to the hotel and Century City Square.
The Square Cafe & Wine Bar
The ‘Instagram-ready’ restaurant overlooks the art pieces and water features of the Century City Square, offering an array of delectable meals from the a la carte menu or fresh from the Harvest Table. The deli boasts freshly made pastries, breads and snacks, and proudly South African homemade preserves. Guests can also indulge in some of the finest wines on offer, with its stunning wine cellar located in the front of the restaurant, the cellar provides a plush and intimate setting for private tastings and events.
With the overwhelming success and popularity of the Century City Hotel Urban Square and additional accommodation needed to service Century City Conference Centre, Century City Hotels will soon unveil its new purpose-built urban chic Bridgewater Hotel, housing 80 new rooms to assist with accommodating the needs of the existing properties.
Century City’s new hotel, Bridgewater Hotel will be located on the site of the old Ratanga Junction Amusement Park. Bridgewater Hotel will offer the best of both worlds: with rooms overlooking a six-hectare parkland of landscaped islands and waterways, just a stroll from Century City’s vibrant Urban Square and Conference Centre with a host of activities available on the door step including stand-up paddling, kayaking as well as running and cycling trails. To celebrate the benefits of this unique location, the new hotel has been designed to create a zone of tranquillity in the heart of activity.
With innovation at the core of its offering, the new Hotel is equipped with the latest trends in hospitality technology from frictionless, digital check-in to high speed hotel-wide WiFi and intelligent TV’s in all rooms, conveniently loaded with popular streaming apps Netflix and YouTube.
The new hotel will be open for business in February 2022, with booking already streaming in. Bridgewater Hotel is running a range of extra special introductory offers. To book your stay, visit: https://www.cchotels.co.za/hotels/bridgewater/