The stunning Vergelen Estate is well worth a visit. Other well known estates include Morgenster, which also produces award winning olives and olive oil. As well Lourensford, with its stunning gardens, lively markets, art galleries and lifestyle shop.

Things to do around Somerset West and Cape Town

Spotting the Big Five—lion, leopard, rhinoceros, elephant, and buffalo—it is even possible on a day safari…

Boulders Beach remains the only place in the world where one can get up close to African penguins. It is a special place for sure. Only a 1 hour drive away…

Rolling azure waves, soft white sand and dramatic settings place South Africa’s beaches among the best in the world. South Africa’s coastline stretches for more than 1,500 miles and includes trendy hotspots and vast unspoilt beaches.

Whether riding the aerial cable way up iconic Table Mountain or wandering through beautiful Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, taking a boat ride to Robben Island or exploring Cape Point, watching penguins at Boulder’s Beach or hiking Signal Hill, Cape Town offers a myriad sights and activities for our guests to enjoy.