The Cape Grace is widely regarded as one of Cape Town’s best hotels. Quite simply, this hotel has it all. Located on a private quay within the V&A Waterfront, the Cape Grace boasts the award-winning Signal Restaurant, the Bascule Whiskey & Wine Bar, uninterrupted views of Table Mountain and unique interior design.
The V&A Waterfront is one of Cape Town’s biggest attractions offering a myriad of shops, restaurant and activities. Just a few steps out of the Cape Grace’s front door you can board a boat trip to Robben Island, catch a helicopter tour of the peninsula or visit the aquarium. Be sure to return in time to enjoy a cocktail with one of the best views Cape Town has to offer.
Cape Grace offers a number of different room types, each one designed to fulfil every need, whether it be an intimate honeymoon or a fun-filled family getaway. Each uniquely decorated room is a treasure trove of contemporary and antique pieces, blending old and the new into a stylish sanctuary of comfort.
La Residence is situated in the Franschhoek Valley on a 30-acre estate filled with vines, fruit trees, flowers and herbs. It is a romantic and indulgent paradise whose magnificent interior is filled with rich fabrics, wonderful artwork and antique furniture. Eleven individually-decorated suites enjoy vibrant colour schemes and spectacular views.
Palatial en-suite bathrooms ooze glamour. On hot days, the shimmering infinity pool beckons. Sip drinks under a shady umbrella, or relax with treatments in the Spa. The air-conditioned Gym caters for the more energetic!
Five minutes’ drive from the charming curio shops and galleries of Franschhoek village, the hotel provides complimentary transfers so guests can explore at their leisure. There are excellent village restaurants to try as well as a range of activities from horse-riding to chocolate-tasting.
Service is warm and personalized in an atmosphere of ease and relaxation. Fresh produce from the garden and fine local wines create memorable dining experiences. This Winelands haven has all the ingredients for an inspiring and restorative stay.
Pearl Valley Hotel
The Pearl Valley Hotel by Mantis is a luxury establishment situated on Pearl Valley which forms part of the award-winning Val de Vie Estate, internationally recognised for its polo facilities and other world-class amenities. Set in the picturesque Paarl-Franschhoek Valley, Pearl Valley at Val de Vie is an approximate 45 minute drive from both Cape Town and Cape Town International Airport, and is a short drive away from many of South Africa’s most renowned wine estates and restaurants.
Grootbos is a 5 star private nature reserve that celebrates the wonders of the dramatic landscape of South Africa. Exclusive and secluded, guests experience a world that is full of outrageous flora, miles of private beaches, and safe encounters with giants of the sea. Grootbos combines contemporary style and luxury with a relaxed natural environment to make you feel both at home, and completely pampered.
Luxury suites at Grootbos feature balconies where you can watch amazing sunsets over the Atlantic Ocean, natural textures and colors to bring the harmony of nature inside, and spacious bathrooms to complete the feeling of comfort. Relax in your lounge by a fire, and listen to calls of the forest birds into the night.
Take long walks on the deserted beaches and watch whales from the coastline, or take an unforgettable cruise to see the Great White sharks, Southern Right whales, penguins and Cape Fur seals that call this coastline home. Explore the rich flora of the reserve, including ancient Milkwood forests, by foot, 4×4 or on horseback.
Tsala Treetop Lodge
This is a symphony of stone, wood, glass and water located high above the floor of the magnificent indigenous forests of the Garden Route. Eastern and Europe flavours blend with the cultures of Africa to reflect in the tastes, rhythms and colours of the handcrafted fittings and superb cuisine.
Elevated wooden walkways meander through the trees to 10 exclusive and very private suites, each with its own private deck and infinity pool. These seductive structures rise to heights exceeding 6 m, each a harmonious combination of the craftsmanship of ancient times and the indulgent luxury of every modern convenience. Discover the romance and magic of coastal Africa.
Thonga Beach Lodge
Set on the pristine shores of the Maputaland coast, this luxury lodge is the ideal place to discover one of the last unspoiled and undeveloped wilderness beaches left on the African continent. Mabibi is a magical place of tranquil swimming bays and snorkeling reefs, coastal forests, grasslands, bush, shimmering lakes and exquisite sandy beaches. Its crystal clear, warm waters offer unparalleled snorkeling and fantastic offshore scuba diving.
Nestled in a secluded bay, Mabibi, on the Maputaland coast. Thonga Beach Lodge is situated in the heart of the Greater St Lucia Wetland Park, an internationally recognized World Heritage Site. It is the first private concession to have been granted by the Greater St Lucia Wetland Park Authority. 25 km North of Sodwana Bay in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
The lodge can be reached by 2-wheel drive vehicle until the last one hour, where we have a collection point. Guests are then transferred in open 4×4 vehicles on the forested dune roads to the lodge. There are two collection times from the 2-wheel drive parking: 12h00 or 15h00.