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.

Exploring the Cape winelands

Exploring the Cape winelands

Cape Town and its surrounds are home to some of the world's most renowned wine regions and boast a multitude of internationally acclaimed wines. Here are a few of our favourite vineyards that are definitely worth exploring whilst you stay with us at Cape View Clifton.

Cape Town restaurants worth booking ahead for

Cape Town restaurants worth booking ahead for

A dream destination for any foodie, Cape Town boasts some of the best up-and-coming chefs serving everything from fusion to fine dining as well as more relaxed cuisine – in settings to take your breath away. Here are five of our favourite restaurants worth booking ahead for when you stay with us at  Cape View Clifton.

7 things to know before going on safari

7 things to know before going on safari

Embarking on a safari is incredibly exciting – being up close and personal with wildlife that you may have seen only on nature programmes or in books is truly an experience of a lifetime. To ensure that your first trip to the bush lives up to your expectations, we've put together a list of seven things to consider before setting off. Remember, we are here to help, so please get in touch should you have any questions whatsoever.