Shalimar Gardens was founded by MR Ebrahim Kaskar. The former managing director of Embassy Travels, Cape Town. Kaskar is also responsible for introducing Cape Town as a top location to the Bollywood film fraternity resulting in a Cape Town becoming a top tourist destination amongst ardent Bollywood Fans Worldwide!
Shalimar Gardens was established during 2005 to provide accommodation to the Bollywood film fraternity. The boutique hotel has a ‘home away from home’ feel with all rooms being en-suite.
All units were developed in accordance with guidelines set out by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa, ensuring that we are certified as a 3 Star establishment.
Shalimar Gardens is situated in Surrey Estate, which is a 10-minute drive from Cape Town International Airport, 10 minutes from Cape Town City Center, and 15 minutes from the World Renowned V&A Waterfront.