Lew's Insider Guide to Cape Town and Winelands
Collected by Lew Rood , AFAR Local Expert
Why Cape Town Remains A Top World Destination – Diversity & Variety
192 Main Rd, Muizenberg, Cape Town, 7950, South Africa
Housed in the splendid Casa Labia, a stately home on Cape Town’s False Bay Coast, overlooking the ocean in Muizenberg this is the former residence of Count and Countess Natale Labia. Ideally situated for those undertaking a tour to Cape Point,...
2 Lille, Courtrai, Paarl, 7646, South Africa
A hidden gem in the Cape Winelands, in the historic town of Paarl, convenient to Cape Town, surrounded by landmark wine estates below the huge granite outcrop above Paarl Mountain, is the privately owned charming small property, The Light House...
V & A Waterfront, 17 Dock Rd, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town, 8002, South Africa
Led by renowned artist Antony Shapiro, this nonprofit social enterprise is now a well-established center of ceramic excellence and education. Visitors may indulge in pottery tuition from beginners to advanced level, Raku workshops, corporate team...
76 Orange St, Gardens, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa
Belmond’s Cape Town hotel The Mount Nelson is locally referred to as ‘The Nellie.’ The hotel’s funky Planet Bar maintains a buzz unexpected in an hotel that’s celebrated its centenary. Enjoy the palm trees and pretty gardens in the central...
R60, South Africa
The Cape Winelands are far more extensive than many imagine. Well worth the journey is ‘Route 62’ from Cape Town to the Garden Route, and a convenient new stop on this scenic route is ‘Mo & Rose’ a stylish new boutique guest house and wine bistro,...
71 Waterkant St, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa
Hemelhuijs is a stylish and intimate oasis in downtown Cape Town, perfect for a leisurely breakfast or lunch. The menus here are seasonal, featuring modern South African dishes made with fresh ingredients. Diners can look forward to...
232 Kloof Rd, Clifton, Cape Town, 8005, South Africa
This exclusive hotel perched high above popular Clifton Beach sits on some of the country’s best real estate, nestled between mountains and the Atlantic Ocean. Here, owner and interior designer Jessica Latimer has transformed a once-stuffy...
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