About Southern Sun Cape Sun

Southern Sun Cape Sun
Southern Sun Cape Sun
23 Strand Street
Cape Town, Western Cape 8000
South Africa
Fax: +27 21 488 5798
Elevation: 0 ' (0m)

Meetings at This Location

Enjoy postcard-perfect views of Table Mountain, Robben Island, Table Bay and the renowned Green Point Stadium, while enjoying the utmost in dedicated service from a team of friendly hotel staff. With plenty of amenities within the hotel itself, including conferencing, relaxation facilities, delicious dining and more, unwinding has never been easier. Should you wish to step outside of your tranquil oasis in the city, there are many things to see and do within the area, from museums to art galleries, restaurants and nearby local attractions.
  • Tip #1: Click here to read a message from the Southern Sun Cape Sun about the efforts being made to conserve water and combat the drought affecting the area.

    For helpful tips on what to expect during your season of travel, check out Cape Town Tourism.

  • Tip #2: African Eagle Day Tours is offering Keystone Symposia delegates amazing excursions that will truly enhance their meeting experience. From exploring historic landmarks like Robben Island and Table Mountain to cultural visits to traditional townships to marine wildlife encounters with dolphins and penguins, Africa Eagle has tours that fits everyone's schedule, budget and interests. Attendees can book half day and full day outings online that are uniquely arranged and timed by visiting our specially designed page here. If you have any questions about the tours, please email Keenan Mally at: daytours@aecpt.co.za

    If you are extending your trip on either side of the conference, check out their full list of offerings. You can book this full and expanded compliment of tours on their website.

Click here for a map of Downtown Cape Town

The food included will be:
  • breakfast is included with your lodging at Southern Sun Cape Sun when booking through Keystone Symposia
  • coffee breaks
  • Social Hour with light snacks during poster sessions
The food offered varies by site. Menus of the daily food offered, as well as menus for area restaurants, when available, will be posted on-site. Social Hour is provided in order to give attendees an opportunity to socialize, enjoy a light snack and participate in the poster session. Limited seating is available.

If you have dietary restrictions, please click on the "Attendees With Special Needs" tab above for more information.

Weather Link to Cape Town, South Africa.

Clothing Note:

The meetings are "resort casual" in dress (khakis, jeans, casual shirts, sweaters). Even if you are not participating in outdoor activities, we suggest you bring clothes appropriate for local weather temperatures. Clothes that can be layered, for use both indoors and outdoors, will work best.

Special Needs


Scientists with disabilities are welcome and encouraged to participate in Keystone Symposia meetings.

Please contact Keystone Symposia Attendee Services at +1 970-262-1230 or by email at info@keystonesymposia.org for accessibility information and additional information regarding special services, such as:

  • Free registration to assistants or companions needed for note-taking or personal care.
  • Preferred lodging options for persons with limited mobility.
  • Assistance locating the most optimal handicapped-accessible lodging.

In some cases, accommodations for individuals with disabilities are limited so attendees are encouraged to make arrangements well in advance of the meeting.

Dietary Restrictions

If you have special dietary restrictions (i.e., kosher, gluten-free, etc.) please contact Keystone Symposia Attendee Services at +1 970-262-1230 or by email at info@keystonesymposia.org.

If possible, please try to contact us at least two weeks before the meeting starts so we may make arrangements with the resort or conference center.

NOTE: Vegetarian options are available at Keystone Symposia meal functions, so you do not need to contact us.

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