5 reasons to choose Kay and Monty as your wedding venue

5 reasons to choose Kay and Monty as your wedding venue

Breathtaking views, fine wine, delicious food and a magnificent space ready to be filled with your closest family and friends await all those who choose Kay and Monty as their wedding venue. If you are looking for a venue for your big day, here are five reasons why this boutique wine farm just outside Plettenberg Bay may be the magical place you are after.

Instagram snaps we love from The Outpost

Instagram snaps we love from The Outpost

It's our vision, here at Rare Earth, to bring you truly unique experiences in some of the world's most spectacular places. Our guests often capture the magic of each place best and so we love seeing the world through their eyes, via their beautiful photos taken and shared on Instagram. Here we have focused on The Outpost, in the far north of the Kruger National Park. With incredible views and wildlife sightings to capture plus, of course, once-in-a-lifetime experiences that include walking safaris, sundowners on top of Lanner Gorge and the bath of dreams, there really are photo opportunities around every corner. Thank you to each and every one of our guests who have shared their magnificent photos with us.

The Cape Fur Seals of Robberg

The Cape Fur Seals of Robberg

On the outskirts of Plettenberg Bay, you'll find the Robberg Peninsula – one of the most popular and scenic hiking destinations along the Garden Route. It offers exquisite views, prime whale and dolphin watching opportunities, wide stretches of beautiful beach and the chance to encounter a few Cape Fur Seals.

5 must-have experiences in Welgevonden

5 must-have experiences in Welgevonden

You’ll find two of our bush properties, Ekuthuleni Lodge and Tshwene Lodge, situated in the heart of the Welgevonden Private Game Reserve – just a three hour drive from Johannesburg, making them wonderful destinations for a long weekend. With two game drives a day, the chance to see the Big 5 and some of the most beautiful birds in South Africa to spot, plus all the comforts you need to relax, you are in for a memorable treat when you stay with us. Here are some of our must-have experiences.

The best beaches in Cape Town

The best beaches in Cape Town

In just a few minutes from us here at Cape View Clifton, you can be at the water's edge with some of the most spectacular beaches on earth to explore. Take a moment to browse through our quick guide to the best beaches in Cape Town and why you should put them on your holiday checklist.

5 fun facts about lions

5 fun facts about lions

One of Africa’s most iconic species, the lion is a fearsome predator and a true symbol of strength, majesty and beauty. Here are five fun facts that may help you learn a little more about these beautiful cats before that heart-stopping moment when you see them for the first time in their natural habitat.

Cape Town Voted World's Best City

Cape Town Voted World's Best City

Cape View Clifton is delighted that for the sixth consecutive year, Cape Town has been voted the Best City in the World according to the 2018 Telegraph Travel Awards.

“We can reveal that the greatest city in the world is a coastal gem, lying in the shadow of a cloud-hugged mountain. Here wine flows, penguins waddle and – not too far away – majestic beasts roam. It could only be Cape Town.” – The Telegraph

Our Kay and Monty Summer Menu

Our Kay and Monty Summer Menu

We are delighted to launch our brand new summer menu here at Kay and Monty Vineyards. Inspired by South Africa's heritage and showcasing the best in locally-sourced produce and ingredients, we hope you will love it as much as we do. Read on to find out more about our food, our wine and this beautiful place we call home.

Plettenberg Bay Summer Event Guide

Plettenberg Bay Summer Event Guide

Visit us in Plettenberg Bay this summer– the beaches are at their best, the weather is glorious and there is plenty to see and do. Stay with us at The Old Rectory Hotel & Spa, stroll down to the beach and soak up all the holiday vibes. Here are six events you won't want to miss.

10 THINGS TO SEE & DO IN CAPE TOWN

10 THINGS TO SEE & DO IN CAPE TOWN

Whether you live oceans away and have dreamed of visiting Cape Town for years, or you're just a stone's throw from our door but are looking to explore your own backyard a little more, then check out our ten must-have experiences in the Mother City. From beautiful beaches, historical attractions and wine farms to fine dining and boutique shopping, there is so much to see and do.

Plus, when you stay with us at Cape View Clifton, you will have access to your very own private concierge who can help you plan your excursions and take care of the details, while you focus on relaxing in our city.

Welgevonden Private Game Reserve: a photo journal by Lea Crafford

Welgevonden Private Game Reserve: a photo journal by Lea Crafford

We were honoured to host Lea Crafford, an incredibly talented lifestyle photographer, a few weeks ago at Ekuthuleni Lodge and Tshwene Lodge. We love how she captured so many beautiful moments through her lens. Have a look at some of her favourite photographs below and enjoy a small glimpse into her stay with us.

Photo Diary by Field Guide Donavin de Jager

Photo Diary by Field Guide Donavin de Jager

We couldn't be more grateful for our team of expert field guides here at The Outpost Lodge, including Donavin de Jager, who not only generously shares his remarkable passion and knowledge daily, but also manages to capture our special part of the world in all its glory through his lens too. Take a look at a few of his recent photographs below.