South Africa has exceptionally pretty cities with a great choice of hotels, guesthouses and short-stay apartments for holiday or business travel. There are, for instance, the mauve jacaranda-lined streets of Pretoria. Or bring on the tree-teeming urban areas of Johannesburg. And then there’s the ravishing beauty of Cape Town, as she nuzzles up against the … Continue reading “Slick City Stays in South Africa”
Prestigious hotels set on sprawling garden estates near city centres are a rare and precious indulgence. Green sanctuaries for visitors, hotels set on garden estates offset the fast pace of city life and provide superb leisure in the grand tradition of classic garden hotels. We offer you a prime selection of great garden hotels in Cape Town.
The business traveller in South Africa has a vast choice of luxury accommodation and exclusive hotel services. Large, business-oriented hotels, first-rate suburban boutique establishments, and select apartments are among the luxury accommodation options for high-end executive travellers in South Africa.
The in-house spa at O on Kloof Boutique Hotel in Bantry Bay, Cape Town has just re-emerged as the beautiful new O Spa. It’s an exquisite little cocoon of indulgence and pampering away from the fast-track of the city. We’ve just visited the gorgeous new O Spa and felt thoroughly indulged by the taster-treatments we had … Continue reading “O Spa Opens at O on Kloof Boutique Hotel: A Special Place to Indulge the Senses”
Arrive at The Michelangelo in the vibrant heart of Sandton, and you couldn’t be blamed for imagining you’d stepped into the classical Renaissance world of 16th century Europe. Splendid architecture and lavish offerings are the order of the day. Grand, opulent and unstinting, The Michelangelo lords it over Sandton’s Nelson Mandela Square, with the allure of Sandton … Continue reading “5 Star Luxury Accommodation on Nelson Mandela Square in Sandton, Johannesburg: The Michelangelo”
It takes virtuoso-artistry to ace the just-right balance between sophistication and comfort in the fabulous world of hospitality. If Goldilocks were out on a tasting spree sampling the porridge bowls of the hospitality greats in and around Cape Town, O on Kloof would be bound to earn her satisfied pronouncement of “just-right”. Chic and sophisticated … Continue reading ““Oh so Lovely” is O on Kloof. Chic Urban Luxury on Cape Town’s Celebrity Seaboard”
“Fine art is the soul of Ellerman House, and our collection sets us apart from other fine hotels in South Africa.” (Ellerman House Website). At its splendid, thoroughly exclusive and sea-possessing location at Bantry Bay, Ellerman House has an impressive collection of art, making it a truly unique guest sanctuary for art-at-heart people who also … Continue reading “Art this not Fine? Ellerman House is The Destination in Cape Town for Art-at-Heart People”