One&Only, La Residence, Birkenhead House, Royal Malewane
Experience the Capes most premier hotels and lodges in the
best locations. Spend 3 nights at 5 star One&Only, spend 2 days
exploring the beautiful Winelands, tasting South African fine wines
and dining out at some of the best restaurants in the country,
spend 3 nights in Hermanus taking in the sights and smells of the
ocean and end off with South Africa's best game lodge, experiencing
the Big 5 up close while enjoying 3 nights at the super luxurious
Day 1-3: One&Only, Cape Town , South Africa
On arrival at Cape Town International Airport, you will be met
and transferred in a private vehicle to the One&Only.
With its spectacular location in the Victoria & Alfred
Waterfront and its stunning views of Table Mountain, the resort is
a destination unto itself. Discerning travellers and Capetonians
alike are extended a warm welcome to dine on the celebrated
cuisines of Nobuyuki "Nobu" Matsuhisa and Gordon Ramsay, revel in
the high energy vibe of Vista Bar and sample rare and undiscovered
vintages at the stunning Wine Loft. The sublime calm of the city's
most expansive and sophisticated spa offers an indulgent escape,
while NEO boutique debuts an enviable collection of designer
fashions, some available for the first time in South Africa.
The resort is designed to celebrate the city's wine, art, design
and spirit, balancing contemporary glamour with an authentic South
Cape Town with its array of activities is a guest's
paradise. Enjoy some of these activities available to you
from the One&Only
Table Mountain and surrounding mountain ranges boast the best
environs for rock climbing, abseiling and kloofing. If you're after
gentler mountain activities, you'll be thrilled with the
Peninsula's variety of mountain bike and hiking trails. There's
something for all fitness levels.
Skydiving, hang-gliding and paragliding, each offering some of
the best views of South Africa's dramatic coast and lush
hinterland. If you'd prefer to stay inside an aircraft, be whirled
and twirled above the Winelands as part of an aerobatic
For those wanting to get to the action below the water, the Cape
Peninsula offers several top scuba spots. The water is cold, but
it's well worth the experience. Amateurs can participate in diving
courses - these can be arranged from a variety of surf and dive
shops around the city. For even more adrenalin, embark on a day's
shark cage diving adventure in Gansbaai tour outside of Cape Town.
For those more pressed for time, the Two Oceans Aquarium at the
V&A Waterfront also offers shark cage diving. This is not for
Nestled on its very own lushly landscaped private island in the
centre of the waterway, One&Only Spa Cape Town is an oasis of
serenity; an unparalleled day spa in the heart of a bustling city
and a perfect escape for a day of pampered rejuvenation. The most
expansive and comprehensive spa in all of Cape Town offers a vast
range of tailored holistic experiences, ranging from pure
relaxation to unique wellness journeys.
Clean lines, dark African woods and contemporary artwork by
local artisans accentuate the 131 spacious rooms and suites - the
largest in all of Cape Town. The generous interior spaces are
adorned with fabrics and furnishings recalling the warm, muted
tones of Africa's savannahs, with bright splashes of colour paying
tribute to the land's vibrant personality. Sumptuously appointed
oversized baths are complete with roomy rain shower, private water
closet and dual marble vanity.
All rooms and suites are indulged by the discreet yet attentive
services of a dedicated butler, 24 hours a day.
Spend 3 nights at the One&Only on a Bed and Breakfast
Day 4-5: La Residence, Cape Winelands, South Africa
You will be transferred today in a private transfer to La
Residence in Franschhoek.
La Residence is in a class of its own. Located in the beautiful
Franschhoek valley, where the exquisite vineyards and mountains
form a picture perfect backdrop, La Residence provides a haven of
luxurious accommodation, fine dining and an all-round sensory
La Residence lies at the heart of a private 30-acre working
farm, complete with vineyards, plum orchards, a dam and fragrant
manicured gardens. Space is in abundance with panoramic views from
every suite. Large bedrooms and bathrooms open onto generous sunny
balconies and verandas, which offer the perfect place to relax,
admire the view, and marvel at the synthesis of beauty and
La Residence offers eleven luxuriously appointed suites,
exquisitely decorated with ornate antiques, plush Persian carpets
and an eclectic mix of artworks, and palatial bathrooms.
La Residence presents a host of activities to enhance your
relaxation and enjoyment. Unwind in the villa's magnificent
infinity pool or visit one of the award-winning restaurants in the
village. Enjoy a private cheese or wine tasting at one of the
surrounding estates by appointment.
For the outdoorsmen, we can arrange a round of golf, trout
fishing, quad-biking, helicopter trips, paragliding, hot-air
ballooning or a horseback tour of the surrounding wine farms. A
more sedate excursion is the horse-drawn carriage ride through the
local village and vineyards.
Spend 2 nights at La Residence on a full board basis including
Accommodation, All meals & snacks, Local beverages, full mini
bar, teas and coffee and Laundry.
Day 6-8: Birkenhead House, Garden Route, South Africa
You will be transferred in a private vehicle to Birkenhead House
Perched high on the Hermanus cliffs, the regal Birkenhead House
and deluxe adjacent Villa, overlook the whale watching paradise of
Walker Bay. Accommodating guests in the utmost luxury, this is the
perfect destination for those seeking the pinnacle of seaside
Only an hour and a half from Cape Town, Birkenhead House &
Villa is superbly located in unspoilt natural surroundings. The
luxury retreats offer everything the discerning sojourner could
wish for: from uninterrupted views and diverse activities to the
very finest in international cuisine, and richly appointed
accommodation enhanced by rich fabrics and antiques.
The Birkenhead House & Villa properties are adjacent to each
other on the magnificent seaside cliffs above Hermanus' most
prominent beaches. Sophisticatedly appointed studio suites offer
expansive vistas of Walker Bay or the towering Overberg mountains,
all augmented by the unrestrained opulence of our beautiful
furnishings and comforts.
Enjoy a variety of Activities available in and around Hermanus
such as Whale Watching (in season only), day trips to Grootbos
Private Nature Reserve, Tour of Hermanus and its local Birkenhead
Brewery, Shark Cage diving or even a local wine tour.
Spend 3 nights at Birkenhead House including Accommodation,
Local transfers in and around Hermanus, All meals and snacks, Local
beverages and house wines and laundry.
Day 9-11: Royal Malewane, Kruger Park, South Africa
Your private transfer will take you back to Cape Town
International Airport for your flight to Kruger Park on SA8663
departing at 10:00am arriving Kruger Airport at 12:35pm from there
you will connect to Royal Malewane.
Luxury meets the wild in the heart of Africa's finest bushveld
where Royal Malewane's expert guides and trackers ensure intimate
game experiences and close sightings of the big five. Sumptuous
dining is a signatory feature, as the lodge is the first to boast a
Chaîne des Rôtisseurs Blazon for cuisine. Best of all, being
transported to the splendour of the African bushveld is effortless
with established and easily accessible flights & road
Each suite rests in harmony with its surroundings and has its
own viewing deck and plunge pools for complete privacy and
solitude. The Royal Malewane Spa and gym is the perfect refuge for
rejuvenation. You can even take a spa bath while looking out over
the African bush and marvelling at the breathtaking scenery. Indoor
and outdoor treatments are carried out by internationally qualified
Boasting unparalleled views, the Royal Malewane Suites are the
pinnacle of refinement and opulence. Luxurious appointments provide
a neo-classical refuge in the untamed bush. Six Suites each
accommodate two guests, wooden decks, rim-flow pool and thatched
gazebos. Palatial, air-conditioned bedroom/sitting rooms feature a
fireplace and canopied king-size bed, accompanied by an extravagant
bathroom with a window-side Victorian bath, and indoor and outdoor
showers. Elevated walkways link the suites to the main camp. Only
the wildlife witnesses guests relaxing in these private,
The Royal and Malewane Suites each accommodate four guests in
two en-suite bedrooms with private lounge and dining facilities.
The suites with their own private rim flow pools, decks and gazebos
are amongst the biggest and most luxurious in Africa. Complimentary
services include a private butler and chef, private game drives and
up to 4 complimentary massages per suite per day.
Spend 3 nights at Royal Malewane on a fully inclusive basis.
Day 12: Departure
You will be transferred from the lodge to the airstrip to
connect to your scheduled flight to Johannesburg.