Airstream trailers are incredible works of craftsmanship and their classic shape is unforgettable. Each Airstream trailer has a queen-size bed, wet room with a shower, and the modern comforts like TV, aircon and fridges. #LiveRiveted!
Showing films that have stayed in a happy corner of our memories, the Pink Flamingo is part drive-in, part social event and part adventure. Set in the world’s only rooftop trailer-park hotel, the Pink Flamingo celebrates the silver screen in a silver setting: right beneath the night sky.
Visit our Sky Bar and enjoy a delicious sundowner on the roof! With plenty of space to entertain, the roof of the Grand Daddy is the ideal place to kick off your night on the town, or to hire for that very special event. Either way, you’ll feel on top of the world.
Our seven Airstream trailers were shipped in from the United States of America.
The original architect of the Grand Daddy hotel building on 38 Long Street was Mello Gerardus Damstra, a Dutchman who came to the Cape around 1895, according to the South African Heritage Resource Agency.
The vintage elevator at the Grand Daddy is the oldest operational elevator in Cape Town.
The Grand Daddy’s Airstream rooftop trailer park is legendary. The seven glinting, individually themed trailers on our rooftop take visitors on a fanciful and fuss-free journey.
You may or may not have seen the little golden statuette of a dog at the Daddy. His name is Leon and he’s the best mascot any hotel could ask for – purveyor of great times and awesome service.
Capetonian interior designers Beach House Interiors are responsible for the Grand Daddy Hotel’s BRAND NEW proudly South African decor.
The Grand Daddy building was built in1874 and its doors opened in 1895 as Hotel Metropole.