Hout Bay Manor, a historic landmark, built in 1871, situated in the quaint fishing and seaside village of Hout Bay, just outside but within easy reach of the bustle of the centre of Cape Town. Close to Hout Bay beach and Llandudno white sandy beaches and all the Cape Town's essential attractions. The Manor is renowned for its four-star boutique accommodation with sixteen individually designed en-suite rooms, fine-dining restaurant EAT and its rejuvenating Wellness Suite, which offers a spectrum of beauty and health and treatments.
The in-house restaurant is a rustic family centred restaurant offering culinary experiences that are designed to tantalise your taste buds. Locally sourced ingredients influence the menu, and the beautiful interior decor is sure to make you feel relaxed as you dine. The peaceful tea gardens where you can lap up the sunshine and enjoy afternoon-tea before taking a dip in the sparkling pool.
Enjoy being pampered in the Inzolo Wellness Suite, which offers an array of the most beautiful international wellness experiences with several cellular therapies. The Inzolo Spa complements the existing architecture, feel, tranquil ambience, unique interior décor and high levels of service excellence the Manor has become renowned for while nurturing the senses and promoting Africa’s distinctive healing energy. The varied choice of massages, facials and other unique, pampering therapies designed to focus on making your experience one specially designed for you.
During the detailed restoration of Hout Bay Manor modern features have been added to the rooms, including flat-screen satellite televisions, telephones, safes and air-conditioning, and a Wifi connection to ensure all designed for your comfort and peace of mind. Each ensuite rooms, lined in the best quality bed linen, the softest towels and an extensive range of designer bathroom products, each with a unique character, luxurious baths, wooden floors and bespoke individual chandeliers. The rooms are each named after and influenced by different South African cultures. Enjoy the mountain views from upstairs in ‘The Xhosa,’ with a luxuriously crafted double room, or ‘The Zulu’, with its charming views of the elegant gardens and the shimmering pool.
Enjoy the luxury of ‘The Sangoma’ with free-standing baths and large balconies overlooking the tranquil pool and indigenous garden area. Ask us for details if you require 'The Sangoma' as a family apartment.
Hout Bay is one of South Africa's most famous beauty spots, a perfect place for exploring the spectacular Cape Peninsula. Hout Bay is a dramatic, picturesque valley surrounded by stately mountains and beautiful beaches with a scenic river that runs through the small natural harbour and into the circular sandy bay where it meets the Atlantic Ocean. Chapman's Peak Drive, which starts in Hout Bay, and is known as one of the most scenic drives in the world, will give you spectacular views and fantastic whale spotting opportunities during the whale season. Take a walk to watch as the fishermen arrive and enjoy their catch of fresh seafood at many of the dining spots alongside the coastline. Take a relaxing sunset cruise, or a trip to Seal Island on the glass-bottomed boat, or wander through the World of Birds bird park). If you are an adventure seeker try a deep-sea fishing experience, a scuba diving a sailing or windsurfing.adventure
Drive along the awe-inspiring M6 Victoria Road going through the upmarket beach suburb of Camps Bay, a perfect sundowner spot and many beach activities take place. From here one can continue to the V&A Waterfront, where boutiques, restaurants, a working harbour and from here visits Robben Island commence.