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

2019 Global Walking Tour: 50 Forward | 50 Back

27 Jun-09 August 2019

CTBUH 2019 Global Walking Tour: 50 Forward | 50 Back

27 June 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

15 September 2021

Cape Town Biophilic Residential Project Provides Lush Living

In the heart of Cape Town on Upper Bree Street, a 24-story biophilic residential building has launched.  Developed by Lurra Capital AG, The Fynbos was...

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