Places to visit

Places to visit in and around Cape Town

Camps Bay beach gets prestigious Blue Flag long-service award

Our very own Camps Bay beach is one of 7 beaches in the greater Cape Town area to receive the prestigious Blue Flag status for the 2015/2016 season. This was confirmed at an awards function in Hermanus earlier this month. Not only was our local beach awarded Blue Flag status again, it was also awarded [...]

By | 2017-05-24T10:25:35+00:00 October 23rd, 2015|Blog, Places to visit|0 Comments

It’s official – Camps Bay is one of Africa’s top beaches!

Summer has arrived in Cape Town and it's time to hit the beaches. As it turns out, the Bay Atlantic Guest House is just metres away from one of Africa's Top sun & sand destinations - Camps Bay beach. TripAdvisor, the authoritative international travel site, has announced its prestigious Traveller's Choice list of 25 Top Beaches [...]

By | 2017-05-24T10:25:36+00:00 October 14th, 2015|Blog, Places to visit|0 Comments

The Kirstenbosch ‘boomslang’ is SA’s most beautiful object!

Cape Town’s world-famous Kirstenbosch botanical garden is no stranger to accolades – and we’ve just heard that its latest feature has won an award of its own. The tree canopy walkway, affectionately known as the boomslang (tree snake), was voted South Africa’s Most Beautiful Object by delegates at the 2015 Design Indaba. […]

By | 2017-05-24T10:25:40+00:00 July 20th, 2015|Blog, Places to visit|0 Comments

Kirstenbosch wins international garden tourism award

Cape Town’s Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden is a well-loved attraction for locals and tourists – and now it has been named International Garden of the Year in the 2015 International Garden Tourism Awards. The awards are presented by the International Garden Tourism Network (IGTN) in Toronto, Canada, and are given to organisations and individuals who have distinguished [...]

By | 2017-05-24T10:25:42+00:00 May 5th, 2015|Blog, Places to visit|0 Comments