Built in 1871, this manor combines historic charm and modern décor elements beautifully. It is in the hills of Hout Bay.
Luxurious accommodations and stunning surroundings await guests at Hout Bay Manor. Enjoy a massage in the comfort of your room or relax in the shade of one of the Zulu umbrellas next to the pool.
Activities, such as sunset cruises or trips to Seal Island, can be arranged with the help of the attentive staff. Other services include packed lunches, airport transportation and rental cars.
Rooms are lavishly furnished with 4-poster beds and original artwork. Check your email via free wireless internet or order in room service. Alternatively, you can head to the bar or restaurant.
This is our guests' favorite part of Hout Bay, according to independent reviews.
In Room Facilities:
Each of our 16 distinctive rooms has been individually designed with beautifully appointed en-suite bathrooms, many with free-standing baths, wooden floors and bespoke decorative chandeliers.
Bask in the mountain views from upstairs in ‘The Xhosa’, beautifully crafted double rooms, or ‘The Zulu’, with its picturesque views of the exquisite gardens and sparkling pool.
‘The Sangoma’ offers the unique convenience of two utterly luxurious rooms, adjacent to each other, with free-standing baths and large balconies overlooking the tranquil pool and indigenous garden area. They also make the perfect family apartment complete with their own private entrance.
Aside from the original décor style and feel we’ve added a host of modern conveniences to make your stay as enjoyable as possible including plasma screen satellite televisions, telephones, safes and air conditioning, I-Pod Stations as well as internet and wireless connection.
Pamper and indulge yourself with the finest bed linen, the softest towels and an extensive range of designer bathroom products - everything you’ll need to make your stay at the Manor unforgettable.
Hout Bay is one of South Africa's most renowned beauty spots, a dramatic, picturesque valley surrounded by stately mountains, covered in rich oak, pine forests and lush green meadows.
A picturesque river runs through a small natural harbour into the circular bay where it meets the majestic Atlantic Ocean.
Take a drive on Chapman's Peak where you can experience spectacular views and great whale spotting opportunities. Without question it is one of the most scenic drives in the world.
* EAT Restaurant:
EAT at Hout Bay Manor is a rustic family restaurant that offers culinary experiences that tantalize your taste buds. Enjoying the tranquillity of the tea gardens, seated on the terrace or dining in EAT are just some of the experiences that this hidden gem has to offer.
* INZOLO SPA
Pamper yourself in the tranquil Inzolo Wellness Suite, offering the finest international wellness experience with organic therapies, standards and equipment to enjoy another unique offer at this historical property.
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. Its philosophy has always been to nurture the senses and to promote Africa’s distinctive healing energy.
Indulge in a distinctive menu of massages, facials and other unique, pampering therapies that focus on making the experience an intimate journey by bringing the ancient secrets of the desert to you through touch, sound, visual interaction and smell.
Take a gentle walk to the nearby bustling village with its mixture of quaint shops, bistros and restaurants.
Within Hout Bay there is an extensive range of activities to enjoy such as relaxing sunset cruises, boat trips to Seal Island or wandering through the World of Birds (Africa's biggest bird park). If you're looking for something more active try your hand at deep-sea fishing, scuba diving, sailing or even windsurfing.
Drive along the awe-inspiring M6 Victoria Road which goes through the trendy beach suburb of Camps Bay, known for its fashionable sundowner spots and beach activities. From there one can continue to the bustling V&A Waterfront that offers an array of fine boutiques, restaurants and a working harbour where visits to Robben Island can be arranged. Within easy reach is the heart of Cape Town where the Mother City offers a wide range of entertainment and shopping including the nation's Parliament.
The magnificent wonders of the Cape Peninsula are on our doorstep and an exploration of the Cape Winelands and the magnificent Karoo are a must.
We will be extremely happy to arrange tailor-made tours of Cape Town for you, so you won't miss anything that will make your stay at Hout Bay Manor a truly memorable occasion.