Cape Town

South Africa

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

Portside

136.4 m / 448 ft

2

One Thibault

129 m / 423 ft

3

Atterbury House

127 m / 417 ft

4

Foreshore Place

119 m / 390 ft

5

16 on Bree

118 m / 387 ft

6

Metlife Centre

118 m / 387 ft

7

Radisson Blu Hotel and Residence Cape Town

114 m / 374 ft

8

Cape Sun Southern Sun

113 m / 371 ft

9

Golden Acre

110 m / 361 ft

10

Western Cape Provincial Administration Building

101 m / 331 ft

CTBUH People & Events

2021 CTBUH Global Walking Tour: Cape Town

12 November 2021

2019 Global Walking Tour: 50 Forward | 50 Back

27 Jun-09 August 2019

Videos

31 May 2018

Reinventing Heritage

A disused grain silo in Cape Town has been adapted to accommodate Africa’s first international museum dedicated to contemporary African art. A 33-meter-tall storage annex...

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Research

17 September 2021

Sustainable Tall Building Design Exemplars

Some 97 cities worldwide, including most of the world’s megacities with a population of 10 million or more, have signed onto the C40 Cities Climate...

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Global News

27 October 2021

Development on New Tall Building in Cape Town, The Rockefeller

Cape Town has received a new, tall building addition to its city. The Rockefeller plans to open for occupancy in December. The project is in...

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