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169 On Long

Nightlife


At 169 on Long you will find a live jazz venue catering to attractive, professional crowd.


 
2KO Tours

Helicopter flips


Feel like something special? Why not try one of their Cape Town helicopter tours? Okay, so we all know that helicopter flips are not cheap, but then the best things in life cost a little more.


 
34 Long

Art galleries


34 Long is an independent commercial gallery dealing in contemporary fine art. The gallery puts together a number of solo exhibitions per year.


 
Abseil Africa

Abseiling


Outdoor abseiling and mountain adventure company, offering adventure and team building activities to local and international clients.


 
Addis in Cape

Traditional Food


The dishes that you taste here are unique to Ethiopia, and they are proud as a restaurant to share them with you. All their food is prepared by their two talented Ethiopian chefs who strive to bring the taste of their homeland to you.


 
Adventure Runners

Adventure Tour Operators


Since Adventure Runners’ inception in 1987 they have run sight-seeing, canoeing, camel-riding, horse-riding, hiking, fishing, bird-watching, white-water rafting and various other outdoor trails and eco-related tours in Southern Africa.


 
Adventure world

Adventure Tour Operators


Adventure World specialises in African safaris, African overlands, budget tours throughout Southern Africa, day tours, extreme sports and adventures.


 
African Blue Tours

Whale watching tours


Visit Hermanus, famous for being the best land based whale watching town in the world with African Blue Tours.


 
African Water Wanderers

River rafting


Since 1998 African Water Wanderers has built an outstanding reputation for safe exclusive river rafting trips. Paddling in a two-man inflatable croc is the ultimate way to explore the river.


 
Alfred Mall Gallery

Art galleries


The Alfred Mall Gallery brings you the finest in contemporary South African fine art. Established in 1994.


 
Amanzi Trails

River rafting


Amanzi Trials offer canoeing trips on the Orange River that you will talk about for many years to come! The route is a family-friendly section of the river for which no previous paddling experience is required.


 
Ashanti Travel Centre

Adventure Tour Operators


Ashanti's friendly and savvy team can book all your travel requirements in southern Africa.


 
Association For Visual Arts (AVA) Gallery

Art galleries


The Association For Visual Arts is an important not-for-profit gallery in central Cape Town hosting up to 50 exhibitions a year, with proposals selected by committee.


 
Atlantic Adventures

Adventure Tour Operators


Join Atlantic Adventures for a sensational experience you'll never forget! We offer a variety of adventure trips and activities to suite all your needs.


 
Baxter Theatre

Theatres


The Baxter Theatre Centre provides an exciting forum for the celebration of life which is the essence of live theatre, music and dance. It is one of the major live theatre venues in Cape Town.


 
Beauty Direct Mobile Spa

Spas


Beauty Direct Skin and Body is a travelling day spa which comes right to you, whether it be at your home, office, hotel or venue of chioce.


 
Bertram House

Heritage


Built in late Georgian style as a private residence, Bertram House was extensively restored and became a museum in 1984.


 
Beuna Vista Social Cafe

Restaurants


Buena Vista bar is all about Food, Wine, Cigars and Vibe. Good Ambience, food and entertainment.


 
Bird-watch Cape

Bird watching


BirdWatch Cape acts as agent for a growing number and diversity of Southern African Bird and Natural History Tour Operators.


 
Birdmen Paragliding

Paragliding


Birdmen Paragliding is a great source for paragliding in Cape Town and the surrounding areas. Birdmen Paragliding is based in the Northern suburbs of Cape Town.


 
Blue Mountain Backpackers

Backpackers


Located in trendy Long Street, surrounded by bars, restaurants and shops, filled with people from all over South Africa and the world, you will be right where you want to be if you enjoy city life.


 
Blue Route Mall

Shopping malls


Ideally situated in the heart of the Peninsula, at the gateway to the Constantia wineroute, Blue Route Mall is a mere 20kms from the City Centre and ten minutes from the heart of Claremont and the False Bay coastal suburbs.


 
Bo-Kaap Museum

Museums


One of the oldest houses in a vibrant "Malay Quarter", exhibiting the style of life of a Cape Muslim family of the late 19th century.


 
BokBus Tours

Adventure Tour Operators


A tour for all the adrenaline junkies out there. Challenge gravity headon with the Highest Bungy Jump in the World, and enjoy some canoeing in the Wilderness Lagoon. Go big or go home!


 
Buitenverwachting

Constantia Wine Estates


Buitenverwachting, meaning "Beyond Expectations", forms part of the original Constantia Estate which was founded by Governor Simon van der Stel.


 
Canal Walk Shopping Centre

Shopping malls


Canal Walk Shopping Centre is one of South Africa’s premier super-regional shopping centres and merges the world's most desirable brands with shopping convenience all in a commanding majestic setting.


 
Cape Birding Route

Bird watching


The Cape Birding Route assists birders who have only a few days in Cape Town, those who are looking for a diversity of African birds.


 
Cape Capers Tours

Township Tours


He began doing Township tours in his old Mercedes, and before long he had to formalize the business and purchase a Microbus offering Cultural Tours in the Townships.


 
Cape Kites

Kite surfing


Kiteboarding is a sport that can be enjoyed in many locations around the world and in many ways. Cape Kite can help you understand and enjoy this sport to the full.


 
Cape Point

Nature reserves


Cape Point is a promontory at the southeast corner of the Cape Peninsula, which is a mountainous and very scenic land form that runs north-south for about thirty kilometres at the extreme southwestern tip of the African continent.


 
Cape Point Ostrich Farm

Animal Sanctuaries


Cape Point Ostrich Farm is easy to find on Cape Town’s route M65 south, 400meters north of the entrance to the Cape Of Good Hope Nature Reserve (Cape Point National Park).


 
Cape Sea Safaris

Deep Sea Fishing Charters


Cape Sea Safaris, one of the leading deep sea fishing companies in South Africa. Ideally located in the spellbinding city of Cape Town in the beautiful Western Cape.


 
Cape Town Helicopter Tours

Scenic flights


Cape Town Helicopter Tours offer you an unrivalled special aerial adventure featuring flights over the Atlantic Seaboard of the Cape Peninsula.


 
Cape Town Holocaust Centre

Museums


The Cape Town Holocaust Centre, the first Holocaust Centre in Africa, opened in 1999. The Centre houses a permanent exhibition, and conducts educational programmes for schools, educators and diverse adult groups.


 
Cape Town Medi-Spa

Spas


Cape Town Medi-Spa brings an unrivaled range of state-of-the-art health, beauty and relaxation services all in a single location.


 
Cape Town Stadium

Sport Stadiums


The Cape Town Stadium, Cape Town's most expensive building ever built, is in close proximity to the V&A Waterfront and the city's beaches. The stadium is the only one in the world with a glass ceiling.


 
Cape Trike Tours

Day Tour Operators


At last...scenic day tours in Cape Town with a difference! Join us for an unforgettable experience on the back of a 3 wheel trike. TRIKE IT...YOU'LL LIKE IT!!


 
Cape Xtreme

Adventure Tour Operators


Cape Xtreme provides adventure tours for all age groups. They aim to provide the best deals, the best experiences, and the best customer service in the industry.


 
Capescape Private Tours and Guided Mountain Walks

Day Tour Operators


Capescape offer Private Tour Packages and Guided Walking Tours, at bargain pricing, without sacrificing luxury and comfort. Tours are conducted by a born and bred Capetonian and are mostly off the beaten track.


 
Castle of Good Hope

Historical places


Built between 1666 and 1679 by the Dutch East India Company (VOC) as a maritime replenishment station, the Castle of Good Hope is the oldest surviving colonial building in South Africa.


 
Cat and Moose Backpackers Lodge

Backpackers


Established in 1995, Cat and Moose Backpackers Lodge are housed in a historical building circa 1792, one of the original Central Cape Town dwellings.


 
Cavendish Square

Shopping malls


Cavendish Square Shopping Centre is an award-winning shopping mall, encompassing more than two hundred of the most elite stores in the country.


 
Cayenne Spa

Spas


The Cayenne Spa may be the "hottest spa in Cape Town”, but it is also the most tranquil place to completely unwind.


 
Chelsea Aesthetic Centre

Spas


Chelsea Health and Beauty Clinic consist of a highly experienced team offering the latest in products and cutting-edge technologies, and is situated in Western Cape, South Africa.


 
CityROCK

Rock climbing & mountaineering


CityROCK is Cape Town's center for all things related to the sport of Rock Climbing. Their facility features a large top rope and lead climbing area.


 
Civair

Helicopter flips


Civair has been in the aviation business since 1989 and has established itself as one of the safest and most reliable air charter operations in the industry


 
Coastal Kayak

Canoeing & Kayaking


For all your sea kayak requirements,boats, accessories, training, guided tours and expeditions.


 
Constantia Uitsig

Constantia Wine Estates


Constantia Uitsig (meaning "Constantia View") is situated in the historic Constantia Valley where wine farming originated in South Africa.


 
Constantia Village

Shopping malls


Set in the heart of the Cape's most historic vineyards, The Constantia Village has been offering convenience, wrapped in timeless, iconic appeal, for more than 21 years.


 
Daytrippers Cape Town Tours and Holiday Activities

Adventure Tour Operators


If you don't want to miss out on any of the highlights of the Cape, but simply hate the prospect of an organised tour, DAYTRIPPERS is definitely for you.


 
Discovery Tours

Tours


Join them on a Private tour to show you the unique natural beauty of their coasts, mountains, flora, fauna and wonderful people.


 
District Six Museum

Heritage


District Six was named the Sixth Municipal District of Cape Town in 1867. Originally established as a mixed community of freed slaves, merchants, artisans, labourers and immigrants.


 
Downhill Adventures

Adventure Tour Operators


Downhill Adventures runs a surfing school in Cape Town offering guidance and trips for sandboarding, surfing, bicycle tours & rentals including mountain biking, kiteboarding and sea kayaking.


 
Earthstompers Garden Route Adventure Tours

Adventure Tour Operators


Earthstompers Adventures is an established South African Tour Operator specializing in Garden Route Adventure Tours from Cape Town. Earthstompers has beeen operating high quality Garden Route Tours since 2006.


 
Elements on Kloof

Spas


At Elements on Kloof they believe in embracing all the aspects of well being. They aim to bring about balance in each soul-soothing skin treatment by using nurturing massage, calming aromatic scents and relaxing music.


 
Emily's

Food experiences


The Emily's Wine Bar overlooks the entrance to Table Bay harbour and offers a relaxed atmosphere to taste wine, beer or spirits and to enjoy a selection of local and/or imported cheese.


 
Erdmanncontemporary And Thephotographersgalleryza

Art galleries


This contemporary gallery functions as a dual-medium promoter. As Erdmann Contemporary the gallery is dedicated to the promotion of contemporary comic art and simultaneously as the Photographers Gallery


 
Everard Read Cape Town

Art galleries


A regional offshoot of the long-established Johannesburg gallery, the Everard Read specialises in investment art including wildlife and landscape paintings.


 
Exquisite Skin & Beauty Therapy

Spas


Exquisite is an Exclusive Boutique Skin-and-Beauty Therapy Salon with stunning ocean views. They offer private, luxurious, skin-and-beauty treatments.


 
Eziko Restaurant

Traditional Food


Eziko Restaurant, which specializes in African traditional food such as a portion of grilled chicken and a portion of lamb stew, both with samp (beans and corn kernels), vegetables and steamed traditional bread.


 
FindSATours

Tours


FindSATours is a cooperative initiative of dynamic owner operated tour companies in South and Southern Africa.


 
Frixion Adventures

Adventure Tour Operators


Committed to offering the best adventure you could imagine we spare no expense in delivering on a day you will never forget.


 
Gold of Africa Museum

Museums


The Gold of Africa Museum was established by AngloGold Ashanti as part of its program to preserve the artistry of African goldsmithing and to inspire modern gold jewellery design.


 
Gold Restaurant

Restaurants


GOLD Restaurant is a vibrant, eclectic Pan-African experience. We offer a night of opulent feasting with a unique bouquet of live entertainment. We are a Cape Malay Restaurant as well.


 
Gravity Adventure Group

River rafting


Gravity has introduced an exciting new product to their already comprehensive range of outdoor getaway options. Indigo Blue is a classic West Coast beach house with its toes almost in the lagoon – situated on one of Langebaan’s best beaches


 
Greatmore Art Studios

Art galleries


Greatmore Studios offer work places to local artists and temporary residencies to visiting artists. Exhibitions by residents are held on an irregular basis.


 
Groot Constantia Estate

Constantia Wine Estates


Groot Constantia Estate is where the roots of the South African wine industry lie and it is the oldest wine producing farm in South Africa. It was developed by Simon van der Stel in 1685.


 
Groote Kerk

Churches and mosques


One of the most famous churches in South Africa, the Groote Kerk was built in 1841 on the site of an earlier Dutch Reformed church dating from 1704.


 
Hooked On Africa

Deep Sea Fishing Charters


Hooked on Africa Fishing Charters has a fleet of customized charter fishing vessels, personally skippered by professional and qualified guides with years of experience about local conditions, ensuring that your every need is catered for.


 
Irma Stern Museum

Art galleries


Irma Stern (1894-1966) was a major South African artist who achieved national and international recognition in her lifetime.


 
Iziko Maritime Centre

Heritage


The Iziko Maritime Centre features an overview of shipping in Cape Town.


 
João Ferriera Gallery

Art galleries


The gallery was established in Cape Town in 1998 and has gained a reputation for being one of the country's leading galleries for contemporary artists and art collectors.


 
Johans Borman Fine Art Gallery

Art galleries


Features a selection of works by South African Masters as well as works by leading South African contemporary artists.


 
Jonkershuis Restaurant

Restaurants


Expect to discover real Bobotie served with almond flavoured yellow rice and sambals, or traditional Malay Curries - all classics.


 
Kenilworth Center

Shopping malls


Kenilworth Center is a conveniently located shopping mall off the M5 freeway. Nestled centrally in the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town it attracts shoppers from the cosmopolitan surrounding area. You can shop away with over 120 stores to visit.


 
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

Botanical gardens


Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden is world-renowned for the beauty and diversity of the Cape flora it displays and for the magnificence of its setting against the eastern slopes of Table Mountain.


 
Klein Constantia Estate

Constantia Wine Estates


With its historic Cape Dutch Homestead and superb views across the valley and False Bay, it has frequently been described as one of the world's most beautiful vineyard locations.


 
Koopmans De Wet House

Museums


The Museum houses some of the best pieces of Cape furniture and silver in the country, in addition to a priceless collection of ceramics.


 
Kunst House

Art galleries


Kunst House is home to exhibitions from a wide cross-section of artists.


 
Marco's African Place

Traditional Food


Since opening it has proved to be a popular venue for both local and international patrons,whose patronage follows the exquisite African Cuisine and African Music.


 
Marimba restaurant

Traditional Food


Every guest finds – in this African medley – something to please their adventurous or more mainstream culinary tastes. Marimba feasts highlight the generous spirit of Africa and our guests eat to their hearts’ content.


 
Maynardville Open-Air Theatre

Theatres


The spectacular green wooded park has earned it the repution for is one of the best-loved outdoor theatre venues in the Cape Region.


 
Meljo Tours

Bus Tour Operators


Every Cape Town Tour has a great number of highlights, a friendly guide and a personal touch. Each tour can be tailored to your needs


 
Metropolitan Golf Club

Golf Courses


At the Metropolitan Golf Club you enjoy your game in the most centrally situated green belt of Cape Town. Adjacent to the V&A Waterfront (5 minute walk) with magnificent views of Table Mountain and Signal Hill.


 
Michaelis Collection

Museums


Situated in the hub of Cape Town on Greenmarket Square, this collection is housed in the former City Hall (the Old Town House) built in 1755 in Cape Rococo style.


 
MilebyMile Tours

Day Tour Operators


At MilebyMile tours we specialize in providing Cape Town tours, Cape Point tours, Cape Wine route tours and local Cape township sightseeing.


 
N1 City

Shopping malls


N1 City Mall, Cape Town's friendliest, most convenient regional shopping centre is situated in the heart of the Northern Suburbs.


 
Nac Makana Aviation

Helicopter flips


Explore the breathtaking wonders of the Cape Peninsula with any of the popular Peninsula Explorer Flights, so spoil yourself and discover the Magic of the beautiful Cape.


 
Natural Balance Wellness

Spas


At Natural Balance Wellness, indulge in rejuvenating treatments, let them replenish your health, relax your mind and restore vitality, situated in Cape Town.


 
Newlands Rugby Stadium

Sport Stadiums


Newlands is the home ground of the Stormers in the Super 12 and of Western Province in the Currie Cup. The seating is close to the field and with the crowd normally sizeable and festive, the atmosphere is one of the finest of any rugby ground in the world


 
Nomvuyo's Tours

Township Tours


Nomvuyo's Tours realises that tourism has economic, social as well as environmental impacts and endeavours to promote making tourism as responsible as it can be.


 
Noon Gun Tea-Room and Restaurant

Traditional Food


The menu consists of an a-la-carte menu,that also caters for vegetarians so those with dietary preferences must specify this when booking.


 
Odeon Cinema

Theatres


For a midweek break from the mundane weekly routine, join us at the Odeon Cinema, housed in the Pepperclub Hotel & Spa, for our brand new, monthly themed movie evenings.


 
Olivo

Food experiences


The shop houses over 30 South African extra virgin olive oils and only sells South African olive products.


 
On Broadway

Theatres


On Broadway is one of Cape Town's very few dinner theatres, offering a perfect marriage of theatre and dinner for everyone with a hunger for entertainment.


 
ONEwellness Radisson

Spas


They see wellness as a process rather than an event or static state, where they provide the opportunities, the encouragement and the professional support necessary for their guests and members to consistently make healthy choices in their lives.


 
Opium

Nightlife


As a stylish cigar lounge and whiskey bar, Opium offers the ultimate in nightlife decadence


 
Overlanding Africa

Bus Tour Operators


Overlanding Africa.com is based in Cape Town, and exists to help with the planning and booking of the best quality overland trips and budget travel in Africa.


 
Paintball Farm & Conference Centre

Paintball


Fun with a bang in the relaxed countryside of a Philadelphia farm (only 38 km's from Cape Town). No experience or strenuous activities necessary. Paintball is for fun!


 
Pan African Market

Craft creations


The Pan African Market is the brainchild of people who identified the opportunity to create something that would become uniquely and distinctly African multi-ethnic.


 
Panorama Tours

Day Tour Operators


What’s more is that over and above the accommodation, we’ve also included either car hire for the duration of your stay, or return transfers from the nearest airport.


 
Parapax Tandem Paragliding Flights

Paragliding


Join them to experience the freedom and exhilaration of freeflight in one of the most beautiful places in the world. Breath-taking views of Table Mountain, Camps Bay and Cape Town.


 
Patat Restaurant

Restaurants


The food consists of sophisticated buffets that are rotated daily, as well as an alternate menu. Each buffet has an enchanting element of patat (sweet potato). Daily specials are on offer for lunch and dinner.


 
Perseverance Tavern

Restaurants


Persies has the Cape’s earliest electric street lamps and historic portraits of the Mother city on its walls. An original Tavern menu is one of the exhibits.


 
Po Na Na Souk Bar

Nightlife


Open Monday to Friday day and night and Saturday and Sunday evenings with live music Tuesdays - Thursdays in summer.


 
Pulse Bar

Nightlife


Come relax during or after work, or party it up later in the evening while supporting your favorite sports teams on 5 plasma screens and giant projectors.


 
Quantum Adventures

Team Building


Team Building, Incentive packages and Adventure trips in and around Capetown and the Western Cape.


 
Quay Four Tavern

Restaurants


One of the oldest restaurants on the V&A Waterfront and now a famous landmark, the terrace of the world-renowned downstairs tavern buzzes with locals and visitors


 
Randy’s Tours

Day Tour Operators


They offer a variety of day or overnight tours around Cape Town, the Winelands tours and the breathtakingly beautiful Garden Route.


 
Ratanga Junction

Theme parks


More than 30 attractions including 23 rides ranging from Kids Rides to Family Rides and Thrill Rides for the more intrepid adventurers.


 
Raw Vision Gallery

Art galleries


Raw Vision Gallery is a newcomer to the Cape Town art scene, having opened in June 2009. It promotes the work of South African as well as international artists, photographers, sculptors, ceramicists and animators.


 
Revel Adventures

Sand boarding


Revel Adventures are one of the leading adventure tour operators in the spectacular city of Cape Town, South Africa.


 
Rhodes House

Monuments and Memorials


The beautifully decorated and plush cocktail lounge, dancing hall and a number of private rooms makes Rhodes House a uniquely versatile setting for those requiring a creative and stimulating functions environment.


 
Rhodes Memorial

Monuments and Memorials


Today Rhodes Memorial is a national landmark, providing a magnificent view of industrial Cape Town out over the airport and the Cape Flats to the Helderberg and Hottentots Holland Mountains.


 
Riverlodge Backpackers

Backpackers


Lovely backpackers close to both Cape Town CBD and the airport. Camping available, as well as 4 or 2 bed dorms at very reasonable rates.


 
Robben Island

World Heritage Sites


Indigenous African leaders, Muslim leaders from the East Indies, Dutch and British soldiers and civilians, women, and anti-apartheid activists, including Nelson Mandela and Robert Mangaliso Sobukwe, were all imprisoned on the Island.


 
Royal Cape Golf Club

Golf Courses


A true championship course, having hosted the South African Open eleven times and the South African Amateur Championships eight times.


 
Rust en Vreugd

Museums


Complementing this graceful home is the period-style garden, landscaped to resemble its original 1786 design.


 
Sahara Park Newlands

Sport Stadiums


Acknowledged as one of the most scenic cricket grounds in the world, Newlands was officially opened in January 1888.


 
South African Cultural History Museum

Heritage


The South African Cultural History Museum was a former slave lodge of the Dutch East India Company, now holding collections from other civilisations and superb exhibitions of diverse peoples making up the Cape foundation.


 
South African Golf Tours

Sport Tours Operators


South African Golf Tours will take care of all your golfing and holiday arrangements, inclusive of golf bookings, accommodation, sight-seeing, game safaris, transport or car hire.


 
South African Golfing & Safari Tours

Sport Tours Operators


Choose from their wide variety of Golfing & Safari holidays.


 
South African Jewish Museum

Museums


Cape Town's first synagogue in Byzantine-revival style tells of the original Jewish community.


 
South African Museum

Museums


The South African Museum's vast collections of natural history and anthropological objects document all forms of life, living and extinct, from southern Africa.


 
South African National Gallery

Museums


South Africa's premier art museum houses outstanding collections of South African, African, British, French, Dutch and Flemish art.


 
Sport Helicopters

Helicopter flips


During the last 17 years, Sport Helicopters has become the preferred service provider to numerous 5 star Hotels, Inbound Tour Operators, Corporates and high profile individuals.


 
Springbok Atlas

Bus Tour Operators


We are a leading Southern African tour operator. Our wide range of Guided Holidays, Day Tours and limitless Tailor-made Travel options offer innovative, authentic and competitively priced experiences with service levels that exceed expectation.


 
Spyworks Paintball

Paintball


Spyworks aims to provide big scenario games at regular intervals where the games will remain interesting for the players and the bush will get the opportunity to rest and regrow.


 
St James Beach

Beaches


St James Beach is a sheltered beach with a safe tidal pool for swimming and brightly coloured Victorian bathing boxes.


 
Table Mountain National Park

National Parks


Table Mountain National Park stretches about 60 km from Signal Hill to Cape Point, encompassing magnificent Valleys, Bays and Beaches, the glorious Table Mountain and the legendary Cape of Good Hope.


 
Take2 Tours

Day Tour Operators


Take2 Tours offers exclusive, personalised tours in Cape Town and the Cape Peninsula, Hermanus (the whale viewing capital of South Africa), and the Stellenbosch / Franschhoek Wine Route.


 
Teambuilding and Events Management in South Africa - TBAE

Clay pigeon shooting


Teambuilding and Events Management features Laser Clay Pigeon Shooting as an easy to learn team building event where participants can compete against each other or to try and beat their own scores


 
The Africa Cafe

Traditional Food


Enjoy the Original African Feast! Get to The Africa Café for a vibrant multi-cultural dining experience. Since 1992, chef Portia has been creating food infused with African soul and passion.


 
The Artscape Theatre

Theatres


The Artscape Theatre Centre, which belongs to the provincial administration, was opened Nico Malan Theatre Centre. In line with the new South African political dispensation and the concurrent changes the complex was renamed to Artscape in March 2001.


 
The Blue Train

Steam train trips


The Blue Train has an aura of mystique about it. Kings and presidents have travelled on this magnificent moving five-star hotel.


 
The Cape Gallery

Art galleries


The Cape Gallery seeks to expose Fine Art that is rooted in the African Tradition, work which carries the unique cultural stamp of their continent yet can touch the imagination of others who view it.


 
The Cape Malay Restaurant

Traditional Food


This local cuisine restaurant is a unique dining experience in authentic Cape Malay food and exciting choice of traditional taste treats awaits you. Spicy, rustic colours create a pleasant Eastern ambience.


 
The Fez

Nightlife


The Fez is one of Cape Town’s longest-standing clubs and has enjoyed a loyal local following and enduring membership base.


 
The Heart of Cape Town Museum

Heritage


The Heart of Cape Town Museum honours all those who played a major role in a surgical feat that pushed the boundaries of science into the dawn of a new medical era.


 
The Huey Helicopter Company

Helicopter flips


The Huey Helicopter Company is based at the V&A Waterfront Helipad and is a sister company to Sport Helicopters who have been flying passengers around Cape Town and the Western Cape for the last 17 years.


 
The Labia Theatre

Theatres


Situated at 68 Orange Street in the Gardens, Cape Town, lies the Labia Theatre, the oldest independent art-repertory cinema in the country.


 
The Mill Museum

Museums


A little piece of Cape History restored and re-invented for your pleasure. A place to dine in a tranquil riverside setting. A shop to buy wholesome flour and freshly baked breads.


 
The River Club Golf Course

Golf Courses


Whether you’re looking to loosen up, tune up or perfect an essential shot, the River Club is an inviting facility which encompasses every aspect of the game of golf.


 
The Urban Contemporary Art Gallery

Art galleries


The Urban Contemporary Art Gallery exhibits the work of many different artists and holds regular exhibitions.


 
Tigger 2 Charters

River cruises & boat trips


Tigger 2 Charters has been operating for over 14 years now and offer an upmarket concept of cruising along the shores of the Cape Peninsula in luxurious comfort and style on both of our state of the art vessels.


 
Tigresse Catamaran

River cruises & boat trips


Enjoy a different perspective of the V & A Waterfront, the "Mother City" and Table Mountain on board one of our fine sailing vessels.


 
Time Out Wellness Studio

Spas


At Time Out Wellness Studio they offer a range of body and beauty treatments that will heal your body, relax your mind and spoil your soul.


 
Two Oceans Aquarium

Oceanariums


The Two Oceans Aquarium showcases life from the mighty Indian and Atlantic Oceans. Over 3,000 living animals can be seen in this marine kaleidoscope. This is where the two oceans meet!


 
Urban Sanctuary

Spas


The Urban Sanctuary prides itself on catering for all, boasting new pregnancy treatments for expectant mums to-be, with purpose-built pregnancy beds that fully support the client and her tummy.


 
Vangate Mall

Shopping malls


Vangate City, situated midway between Cape Town’s CBD and the Airport, is the Western Cape’s newest and most exciting mixed-use property development.


 
Veo Gallery & Frameworks

Art galleries


Regular exhibitions of a range of contemporary art (sculpture, painting, photography, etc), including solo and group exhibitions.


 
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront

Shopping malls


Situated between Robben Island and Table Mountain in the heart of Cape Town's working harbour, the V&A Waterfront has become South Africa's most visited destination.


 
View Health and Skin Care Clinic

Spas


View Health and Skin Care Clinic is an upmarket clinic with a tranquil ambience making excellent skin care their business.


 
Waterfront Boat Company

Whale watching tours


The best way to enjoy whale watching in South Africa is to go on a whale-watching boat trip from the Waterfront in Cape town.


 
Westlake Golf Course

Golf Courses


Westlake has a very interesting, yet user-friendly design and quite a few doglegs. If you manage to stay out of the trees, you will achieve a good score.


 
William Fehr Collection

Art galleries


The William Fehr Collection is a permanent display of historical paintings and decorative arts from the 17th to mid-19th centuries reflecting social life, events and the natural environment.


 
XCape biking tours

Mountain biking


Experience the variety and beauty of South Africa while cycling our challenging trails, single tracks, races or roads with knowledgeable guide and experienced downhill and XC rider Johan Oosthuizen.


 
Zibonele Tours and Transfers

Township Tours


Zibonele Tours and Transfers is a Cape Town based tour operator. They specialise in cultural township tours and also offers private touring, customised tours and scheduled tours.


 


 

   

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