September 16th, 2015 Morukuru Ocean House, Western Cape

The Morukuru Ocean House, Western Cape which is beautifully set in the De Hoop Nature Reserve of South Africa, provides guests with direct access to the scenic coastline with its sandy beaches and rock pools.  This beach villa, which features four well appointed bedrooms, is booked on an exclusive basis (book entire villa) in order Read More

September 3rd, 2015 Capital Mirage Hotel & Apartments, Cape Town

The Capital Mirage is set to welcome its first guests in October this year offering travellers the convenient choice of hotel features while being able to stay in spacious One, Two and Three Bedroom Apartments.  Located in the lively De Waterkant suburb of Cape Town near the city centre and the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, The Read More

August 28th, 2015 Maison Noir Exclusive Villa, Hout Bay / Cape Town

Majestically set on the sloping hills of the Hout Bay valley in Cape Town, South Africa, the exclusive Maison Noir Mansion is ready to welcome travellers from around the world who appreciate luxury living in complete privacy and tranquility. Complete with four en-suite bedrooms, a kitchen, lounge, dining area as well as wonderful outdoor living Read More

August 25th, 2015 Maison Noir, Hout Bay / Cape Town

SNEAK PREVIEW: Hout Bays newest exclusive Hideaway Cape Town’s seaside village of Hout Bay has got a new gem.  Set in a private estate, surrounded by forest and affording privacy and exclusivity, this villa is where you go to get away.  Designed by architect Paolo Deliperi, this retreat is rooted in the concept of the Read More

August 5th, 2015 Table-Mountain

Well its been almost 10 months since my last post. I have the advantage now of experience in the self-catering holiday industry in South Africa and particularly Cape Town. The establishments we feature on our site are also featured on many travel website sites. We subscribe to certain property managers who take care of the Read More

October 29th, 2014 World travel awards

Wish List  Ellerman House Villa One Ellerman House Villa One has been awarded Africa’s Leading Luxury Villa by the World Travel Awards.  The Wall Street Journal has named the World Travel Awards the ‘The travel industry’s equivalent to the Oscars.’ We are very proud of the achievement and are happy to say that this is Read More

October 29th, 2014 the lilizela tourism awards

 Wish List  LAWHILL LUXURY APARTMENTS The recent Lilizela Tourism Awards which took place in Johannesburg recognised products and services offered by the tourism industry for their contribution to South Africa’s growth, competitiveness and transformation. The 5-star Lawhill Luxury Apartments in Cape Town’s V&A Waterfront scooped the 2014 Lilizela Tourism Award for accommodation and service excellence Read More

October 29th, 2014 Homes vs Hotels

OWNERS OPINION:  Self Catering verse Hotels So I was chatting to Ryan, our MD, in June and I posed the question, “ If you wanted to go on holiday in South Africa, where would you go?” I was extremely interested in his answer, as Ryan and Steffi, with their 10 year hotel and lodge knowledge Read More