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Hospitals In Cape Town

Hospitals In Cape Town

Alexandra Hospital
Location : Maitland, Cape Town, South Africa
Street Address:  C/o Alexandra and Annex Roads, Maitland, 7405
Postal Address:  Private Bag X1, Maitland, 7404
Telephone : 021 503 5000
Fax : 021 503 5037
E-mail :
Website : Alexandra-hospital

Specialist Mental Health Care facility offering treatment and rehabilitation for adults,  adolescents and children with complex mental health needs and Intellectual Disability.

Groote Schuur Hospital
Street Address: Groote Schuur Hospital, Main Road, Observatory, 7935
Postal Address: Groote Schuur Hospital, Private Bag X4, Observatory, 7937

Main Hospital Switchboard
Telephone: 021 404 9111
Fax: 021 404 3260
Website : Groote Schuur Hospital

Complaints and Compliments
Telephone: 021 404 2311
Fax: 086 541 6976
Email: Gsh.c&

Groote Schuur is one of Cape Town's premier tertiary academic hospitals and was officially opened in 1938. The hospital is internationally renowned as the training ground for some of South Africa's best doctors, surgeons and nurses.

Karl Bremer Hospital
Location : Bellville, Cape Town, South Africa
Street Address:  cnr Mike Pienaar Blvd & Frans Conradie Avenue, Bellville, 7530
Telephone : 021 918 1911
Fax : 021 949 0296
Website : karl-bremer-hospital

Karl Bremer Hospital is a hospital, situated in Bellville, Western Cape , South Africa. It was opened in 1956 with one ward. It was originally an academic hospital for medical students of Stellenbosch University and was utilised for this purpose until 1976, after which it changed to a hospital catering for private patients.

Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital
Street Address : Klipfontein Road, Rondebosch 7700, Cape Town, South Africa
Telephone: 021 658 5111
Postal Address : Private Bag x5, Rondebosch 7700
Telephone : 021 658 5111
Website : Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital

Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital is South Africa's only dedicated child health institution and offers a comprehensive range of specialist paediatric services to children. It is a centre of excellence for the training of all categories of child health professionals.

Children from all nine provinces of South Africa and from all over Africa are referred to the Hospital by referral hospitals, clinics and smaller hospitals. The hospital is active in paediatric outreach and support programmes across South Africa.

Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital is regarded as South Africa's leading centre for postgraduate specialist paediatric medical and surgical training. The hospital's tertiary facility provides comprehensive dedicated paediatric services with a full range of sub-specialties at quaternary, tertiary and secondary levels of care.

Tygerberg Hospital
Street Address : Francie van Zijl Avenue, Tygerberg, 7505
Postal Address : Tygerberg Hospital, Private Bag, X3 Tygerberg, 7505
Main Hospital Switchboard
Telephone :  021 938 4911
Fax : 021 931 1451
Patient Enquiries
Telephone: 021 938 4785/6 or 021 938 6595/6
Website : Tygerberg Hospital

Tygerberg Hospital is a tertiary hospital located in Parow, Cape Town. The hospital was officially opened in 1976 and is the largest hospital in the Western Cape and the second largest hospital in South Africa. It acts as a teaching hospital in conjunction with the University of Stellenbosch's Health Science Faculty.

Valkenberg Hospital
Location : Observatory, Cape Town, South Africa
Street Address : Observatory Road, Observatory, 79235
Postal Address: : Private Bag X1, Observatory, 7935
General Enquiries:
Telephone: 021 440 3111

The Valkenberg Hospital is a large, government-funded, tertiary psychiatric hospital in the city of Cape Town, South Africa.

Netcare Christiaan Barnard Memorial Hospital
Address : Cnr DF Malan Street and Rua Bartholemeu Dias Plain, Foreshore, Cape Town 8001
Street Address : PO Box 15364, Vlaeberg, Cape Town 8018
Tel:021 441 0000
Fax:021 424 0826
Hospital General Manager : 021 441 0000 (Chris Tilney)
Nursing Manager : 021 441 0000 (Heather Blackwell)
Website : Netcare Christiaan Barnard Memorial Hospital

The 16-storey, purpose designed hospital is set to become a landmark in the City of Cape Town. Its new location is easily accessible from all major freeways into the city. Our hospital offers a full range of medical disciplines, many of them highly specialised, to local, national and international patients. It incorporates, among other, 11 theatres, two cardiac catheterisation laboratories, with 61 of its 248 beds being intensive and high care beds for adults, children and neonates.

Life Vincent Pallotti Hospital
Physical address : Life Vincent Pallotti Hospital, Alexandra Road, Pinelands, 7405
Advanced life support paramedic service : 0860 123 367
Telephone : 021 506 5111
E-mail :

Conveniently located off the N2 highway in Pinelands, Life Vincent Pallotti Hospital is one of Cape Town’s oldest and most established hospitals with an excellent reputation for quality and clinical excellence. Complementing the outstanding facilities is a dedicated team of first-class healthcare professionals who are truly focused on the personal needs of patients and their families, and while the hospital caters to all medical and surgical disciplines, they are continually striving to improve the hospital facilities, standards and technology. The priority here is to focus on the delivery of a special brand of health and care that will improve and impact the lives of our patients and visitors.

Melomed Bellville
Location : Corner of Voortrekker & AJ West Street, Bellville, Cape Town 7535
Phone  :  +27 21 948 8131
Website :

Our Melomed Bellville is situated on the corner of Voortrekker and AJ West Street Bellville right opposite the Bellville Library. This new facility boasts 123 beds as well as a 24 hour Emergency Unit. Melomed 24 Ambulance services is also based at the Hospital. The hospital is equipped with latest State of the Art equipment and includes a High Care Unit, Intensive Care Unit and four ultra modern theatres. Melomed Bellville has an on-site pathology laboratory and it is the first Hospital in the Western Cape to boast fully digital X-ray systems. The hospital wards, reception area and theatres have been designed to feature the very latest in technology and aesthetic appeal.

New Somerset Hospital
Street Address : Portswood Road, Green Point, 8001
Telephone : 021 402 6911

This hospital operates in the Cape Town Central Health District of the Metro Region.

Victoria Hospital
Location : Wynberg, Cape Town, 7800, South Africa
Switchboard : (021) 799 1111
Website :

Victoria Hospital is a district hospital in Cape Town, South Africa, offering expert care in the disciplines of surgery, medicine, emergency services, paediatrics and more. It offers 206 beds and sees an average of 330 outpatients a day and 3 000 emergency patients a month. Victoria Hospital serves four corners of Cape Town – from Wynberg in the North, Hout Bay in the West, Philippi and Mitchell’s Plain in the East, Masiphumelele and Simon’s Town in the South.

Elsies River Clinic
Location : Elsies River, Cape Town, South Africa
Street Address: : 26th Avenue, Elsiesriver
Telephone : 021 936 8885/6