Northern Suburbs

Just 25 minutes out of the Cape Town city centre, lies the Northern Suburbs, a vast area encompassing, amongst others, areas such as Plattekloof, Bellville, Parow, Tygerberg and Durbanville.

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February 22 2018

So you find yourself staying in a specific region in Cape Town or planning an adventure in another, but don’t really know what to do there or where to start? No sweat. We’ve got you covered! Here’s a comprehensive guide to the top 10 must-do, bucket-list, absolutely iconic, ridiculously ultimate things to do in each of the seven regions of…

February 22 2018

Durbanville is not your average Cape Town neighbourhood. There is so much more going on than the daily school run. This is a neighbourhood filled with great experiences for everyone to enjoy. Distance from Cape Town to Durbanville: 29,4 km (around 30 minutes) WHERE TO EAT AND MAKE MERRY: RESTAURANTS AND BARS THE DURBANVILLE WINE ROUTE Exploring the wine…

February 22 2018

Just 25 minutes out of the Cape Town city centre, lies the Northern Suburbs, a vast area encompassing, amongst others, areas such as Plattekloof, Bellville, Parow, Tygerberg and Durbanville.

This convenient StayEasy hotel lies on the glistening canals of Century City, one of the 10 largest shopping destinations in South Africa. StayEasy is a comfortable and modern hotel that won’t break the bank, leaving you more to spend on shopping at one of over 400 retail stores in the mall.

Cool Runnings is the only toboggan track in Africa, and with sunny skies and warm temperatures, these toboggans definitely aren’t running on the traditional snow and ice. Instead, Cool Runnings toboggans run on a stainless steel track, each seating one or two people. Your ride starts with a pull up a steep grassy slope by a hook at the ...

Spend some time in Bellville, one of the main neighbourhoods of Cape Town’s Northern Suburbs. Heide Guest Accommodation offers a range of self-catering apartments in the Serengeti apartment complex, each sleeping up to six guests. Heide Guest Accommodation is conveniently close to a number of attractions, including the Durbanville Wine Route and the beautiful Tygerberg Nature Reserve.

Surround yourself with vineyards, horse paddocks and the majestic Drakenstein Mountains at the luxurious Alba Guest Farm in Durbanville. The farm boasts 10 acres of tranquil countryside right in the centre of the Cape, making it the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of the city while still being conveniently close to all of Cape Town’s attractions.

Poised overlooking the town of Bellville and the Boland Mountains, Bellvista Lodge is located just 20km out from the busy city centre. It is an ideal spot to begin your journey into the heart of the Mother City or a holiday in the Cape winelands.

Bugz Family Playpark will be a hit with the little ones and is the ultimate Cape Town playground! With two large sandpits, jungle gyms, slides, swings, treehouses, a castle and an obstacle course, your kids will learn while they play. All activities and rides are designed to develop balance, coordination, imagination and about getting along with others.

If you’re looking for comfort, stay at Camico. Accommodation at Camico consists of a spacious, semi-detached flatlet that is available either as B&B or self-catering. The flatlet is located in Kuils River with close access to a wide network of roads, making the perfect place for budget travellers to explore the Cape Peninsula and all its attractions.

One of the most popular Cape Town shopping centres is found around 10 minutes outside the city centre. Canal Walk has everything the modern consumer wants and needs. Local and international brands abound in what amounts to 400 stores, servicing around 20-million people that swarm through the centre’s doors each year.

Cattle Baron is a well-loved restaurant group, with steak ranches and grill houses across South Africa, serving up perfectly aged grain-fed beef and tender, juicy steaks. Cattle Baron is especially renowned for their flaming chateaubriand fillet steak, which is a feast for both the eyes and the stomach. The green pepper fillet Madagascar and cordon bleu are both highly recommended; ...

CinCin Restaurant, with its chic interior and two-storey windows to show off the breathtaking views of Cape Town, is located in the Colosseum Luxury Hotel. While dining under their three-meter genuine Swarovski crystal chandelier, you are sure to feel the elegance and ambience with which CinCin is synonymous.

Clouds accommodation includes a group of 3-star guesthouses in a variety of Northern neighbourhoods: Eversdal, Milnerton, Protea Valley, Bellville, and Vredekloof. These 3-star establishments are conveniently located near to Tygervalley, Willowbridge, and Cape Gate shopping centres, as well as the Cape Wine Route.

Colosseum Luxury Hotel is located in Century City, around the corner from Cape Town’s premier shopping destination, Canal Walk mall. The Colosseum offers the finest luxury suites and penthouses, as well as every service from airport shuttles to babysitting. Make the Chinese massage studio your first stop when you arrive at the hotel for a perfect start to your ...

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