Ladies and Gentlemen, the winner is...

Well, before opening the red envelope, let me tell you what you could win if you answer to the question below correctly. Early this autumn, Cape Town is launching a new landmark as impressive as Table Mountain itself, the first 6 star hotel on the African Continent, the One&Only Cape Town.
More than a hotel, the One&Only prides itself on being the first urban resort of its kind…

So, as close partner of the hotel, we would be glad to offer you a 3 nights complimentary stay in this beautifull location!
Please answer the question below, and participate in the lucky draw*

What is the surface area of the swimming pool of the hotel?




Your first name :
Your Last name :
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Your answer :

  
  
  
     sq. metre

So, the winner is…
Good Luck,   
  

Sebastien Charrièras - Director of XO Africa

* Result will be given in the newsletter 007.

The hallmarks of One&Only – supreme location, authentic style, genuine hospitality and a lively energy – will all be discovered at the new One&Only Cape Town. With the iconic Table Mountain standing guard on the horizon, the scene is set for memorable moments at South Africa’s most visited destination.

Carefully designed to appeal to guests accustomed to the highest world-class standards, One&Only Cape Town will feature the largest rooms and suites in all of Cape Town, as well as the city’s most comprehensive spa. Adding to the resort’s allure will be the celebrated cuisine of Nobu Matsuhisa as well as exceptional meeting and conference facilities.

One&Only Cape Town is situated at the heart of the city’s working harbour within the fashionable Victoria & Alfred Waterfront. Cape Town itself is located at the foot of Table Mountain at the northern end of Africa’s Cape Peninsula, where the Indian and Atlantic Oceans meet.

A year-round destination, Cape Town enjoys a four season Mediterranean climate with mild winters and pleasant summers. Summer temperatures (December to February) range from 23 to 29 degrees Celsius (73 to 80 degrees Fahrenheit), whilst in the winter months (June to August) average temperatures are between 16 and 22 degrees Celsius (60 to 72 degrees Fahrenheit).

Approximately 25 minutes (22 kilometres) from Cape Town International Airport; transfers available by taxi, limousine or helicopter.


Clean lines, contemporary art and dark African woods accentuate the 131 spacious, air-conditioned rooms and suites. Oversized baths are complete with rain shower, private water closet and dual marble vanity. Guests enjoy 24-hour butler service.

All accommodation features an in-room multimedia entertainment system with satellite flat screen television, DVD/CD player, hair dryer, mini bar, Nespresso machine, safe, in-room business services (multi-adaptor, fax/computer hook-ups, three phone, two-line communication system), MP3 docking station and complimentary Wi-Fi access.

Marina Rise

The resort’s seven-storey Marina Rise will showcase 91 rooms and suites – the largest in Cape Town – each with its own private balcony offering uninhibited views of the picturesque harbourside and iconic Table Mountain.

78 Marina Rooms (60m²/645ft²)
4 Marina Junior Suites (125m²/1,345ft²)
7 Marina Suites (145m²/1,560ft²)
Table Mountain Suite (245m²/2,637ft²)
Presidential Suite (380m²/4,090ft²)

Island Junior Suites

Located on a secluded and lushly landscaped island surrounded by a waterway, each of the 40 Island Suites will feature a private balcony or terrace and waterway views.

32 Island Junior Suites (75m²/807ft²)
4 One-Bedroom Island Suites (130m²/1,399ft²)
4 Two-Bedroom Island Suites (145m²/1,560ft²)







World-class master chef Nobuyuki ‘Nobu’ Matsuhisa will expand his eponymous empire with the debut of his first restaurant in Africa. His innovative blend of classically styled Japanese cuisine will incorporate fresh South African seafood and indigenous spices to create unique dishes such as toro tartar, rock shrimp and scallops in yuzu sauce and mochi ice cream. An inviting open space with a fantastic piece of contemporary art adorning the ceiling.

At the heart of the Marina Rise, this stylish and contemporary bar will connect Plate and Nobu, adding a lively energy to the lobby area. With amazing views of Table Mountain offered through an eight-metre high glass wall, guests may dine on an à la carte, continental breakfast menu, a selection of creative light snacks throughout the day and afternoon tea. Evenings will feature an innovative variety of cocktails from around the world.





Located on its own private island in the waterway, the spacious 1,200m2/3,937ft2 One&Only Spa will be a serene haven in the heart of a bustling city. Encompassing 11 treatment rooms for both single and couple therapies, the spa will also include a scenic relaxation room, sauna and steam rooms, men’s and women’s changing rooms, two 18m2/59ft2 vitality pools and a full-service salon including pedicures and manicures by Bastien Gonzalez. The spa will also offer a simple organic menu of foods that fuel wellbeing.






  • Multi-function room
  • Fully catered and serviced
  • Available for private events and conferences
  • May be divided into two separate rooms
  • 110 guests for sit down dinner
  • 200 guests for cocktail event
  • Adjacent boardroom will seat 20 people and has spectacular views of Table Mountain

Located near the Lobby, this 112m² / 367ft² high-end specialty boutique will offer an eclectic collection of fashion, accessories and jewellery.

The Boutique will also feature a champagne bar, iPod station and an exquisite diamond bar created for One&Only by the House of Graff.