Area Background

Swift Studios is located in trendy Salt River, Cape Town.

Now a booming part of Cape Town because of its close proximity to the CBD, Salt River was the industrial heart of Cape Town. It is now fast becoming one of the trendiest suburbs in the Mother City with large businesses, restaurants and quint stores all vying for space. Refurbished apartments are cropping up everywhere as business is flourishing.

Restaurants and Places of Interest

In our special neck of the woods we have the following to offer, all a 1 minute walk from Swift Studios

  • Ecco cafe - affordable and delicious, freshly made food
  • The Creamery - THE best ice-cream in Cape Town
  • Devils Peak Brewery - Perfect for pub fare and beers
The Old Biscuit Mill is a 8 minute walk from the Studios, and is home to day and night markets, dynamic office space, a range of workshops and designer stores, delicious farm stalls, decadent restaurants as well as an inspiring line-up of festivals and productions. Please visit for more information. Two of the best restaurants in the country are located inside, The Test Kitchen and The Potluck Club!

Swift is located close to Cape Town City Centre, the University of Cape Town, Newlands Rugby Stadium, The CTICC and is a short 20 minute drive to and from Cape Town International Airport. Both the N1 and N2 highways are mere minutes away. It is also only a 20 minute drive to the world renounded Cape Wine Lands.

There are tour guides in each unit for ease of reference.


Cape Town's MyCity Bus offers very affordable public transport and Uber is an easy way of getting around as all the best attractions are close by.

  • You can download the Uber app on all smart phones
  • Please visit for more information on the bus routes

Cancellation Policy

We require a 50% deposit payment to secure any booking

*More than 30 days prior to arrival : 100% refund

*More than 15 days prior to arrival : 50% refund

*More than 7 days prior to arrival : 15% refund

*Less than 7 days prior to arrival : no refund