The location cannot be closer to perfect – atop the One&Only Cape Town resort, with unobstructed views of Table Mountain, Robben Island, Devils Peak, Lions Head, the Cape Town Harbour and the V&A Waterfront. From the many indoor and outdoor areas, it is a feast for the eyes, and should you venture out into the city, these and other famous attractions are conveniently nearby; beaches, mountains, shops, restaurants, wine farms, history, art and culture.
Turn your gaze inwards, the exquisite interior is two-storeys and an impressive 1,275m²/13,724ft². It is comprised of four generous en-suite bedrooms, three lounges each offering a different ambience, a stylish library, quiet reading corner, handsome study with fireplace, fully-equipped gym and sauna, beautiful kitchen and scullery with its own service entrance, a formal dining area, breakfast and coffee nook, an informal dining area and TV lounge, and two separate outdoor entertainment spaces – both with a pool, views and BBQ facilities.
The study, library, gym and bedrooms are situated on the 1st floor of The One Above. The dining areas, lounges and kitchens are on the 2nd floor. There are large outdoor spaces on both floors – each offering 360° views. The two outdoor spaces generously offer guests the option to alternate their relaxation and entertainment areas. It also allows for groups of friends or families travelling together, the ability to entertain simultaneously but separately – as neither area is in view of the other. The 1st floor deck is larger, and includes an outdoor shower, pool, bar, BBQ and catering area, long dining table and pool loungers. The 2nd floor has a wrap-around terrace, also with its own pool, water feature, BBQ area, and seating. These two spaces are an entertainer’s paradise, and undoubtedly offer guests the most exceptional views of the world’s most beautiful city.
The layout is predominantly open-plan, allowing a natural flow between the varying areas and what they offer. Space and light are definitely the most notable features – as each area is vast, and every room offers floor to ceiling glass and views giving maximum natural light and opening up the sights to be enjoyed no matter where you are relaxing or entertaining.
The style is modern contemporary, and all furniture and accessories have been individually chosen for their quality, aesthetic and comfort. The One Above is filled with small details and touches, allowing guests to enjoy moment after moment of discovery. This includes the impressive art collection adorning the walls and spaces.
Additional luxuries and conveniences include a grand marble staircase with glass balustrade, a fireplace in the master bedroom and between the formal lounge and dining area, a black grand piano to entertain or be entertained, state-of-the-art appliances and professional coffee machine, chandeliers, and wine cellar. The temperature-controlled glass wine cellar can house over 280 bottles and can be stocked for you with the expertise of one of the qualified resort sommeliers.