AROUND & ABOUT

Constantia Wine Route

Constantia Wine Route

The Constantia Valley is renowned for its beautiful scenery. It is home to 9 exceptional wine farms, including the historic Groot Constantia Wine Farm which was the first wine farm in the country.

It was granted to Simon van der Stel by the Dutch East India company in 1685.The Valley now has its own wine route.

Table Mountain walks and cycling

Table Mountain walks and cycling

CVL is 5 mins from the slopes of Table Mountain and our historic Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens with wonderful mountain walks and cycle trails to suit all levels.

You can also step out from the lodge and join our network of greenbelt trails throughout the Valley.

Sporting Activities

Sporting Activities

For sports enthusiasts we are10 minutes drive from the famous Newlands cricket and rugby grounds.

The Constantia Sports Grounds are 5 mins walk away and host a Virgin Active Gym with squash, gym classes and a heated swimming pool.

There are also a tennis and bowls club in the Grounds.

Golf

Golf Estate Royal Cape

We are 10 minutes from the golf estates of Royal Cape, Steenberg, and Westlake and 25 minutes from Clovelly.

Beaches

Constantia Wine Route

Our closest beaches, Hout Bay, Muizenberg, St James, Kalk Bay and Fish Hoek are 20 minutes away from the lodge and the famous Beaches of Clifton and Camps Bay are 30 minutes away.

Airport

Cape Town International Airport

Cape Town International Airport, the city bowl and the famous V & A Waterfront are 20 minutes from the lodge out of rush hour traffic.

Transport

Transport Cape Town Group

Cape Town does not have a good national transport system. However, we have the only available transport in Cape Town passing us all day. In the form of mini bus taxis and busses.

Uber taxis are also available 24 hours a day and are normally only 5 mins away.

Restaurants

La Colombe Green House
  • La Colombe
  • Green House