Cape Town is a romantic honeymoon destination for all kinds of couples. Whether you’re looking for sea, culture or city life, Cape Town is your one-stop-shop. If you’re planning a honeymoon in the Mother City, you’ll definitely want to lay your head at one of these beautiful local hotels.
The Silo Hotel
This 5-star hotel sets a new standard for luxury Cape Town accommodation. Built in the grain elevator portion of the historic grain silo complex occupying six floors above Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa (MOCAA) which houses Africa’s largest collection of contemporary African art, the Silo Hotel is an architectural masterpiece to be marvelled at.
The hotel has 28 rooms featuring colourful and eclectic pieces to juxtapose the modern, industrial architecture. Each room also comes with a private balcony with amazing views of the Cape Town harbour or mountain.
Romantically nestled between the breathtaking Twelve Apostles Mountain range and the Atlantic Ocean, the 12 Apostles Hotel & Spa is heaven on earth. Their facilities include fine dining spot Azure Restaurant, cocktail joint The Leopard Bar, and a holistic spa.
Choose between their luxury and deluxe honeymoon packages that include personalized embroidered towels, a bottle of bubbly, and spa services.
Cape View Clifton
This luxurious Cape Town beach house boasts seven elegant, expansive suites that open out onto uninterrupted views of Cape Town’s iconic Clifton and Camps Bay coast line. Take a short walk down to the famous beaches, work out in the fitness centre or consult your personal concierge on how to spend your day.
Belmond Mount Nelson
This stunning baby pink building offers more than just unique photo opportunities. Their rooms offer exquisitely restored interiors with quirky modern touches.
Whether you’re celebrating a honeymoon, marriage vow renewal or simply escaping for a weekend à deux, romance is in the air at this serene getaway. Three-night minimum packages include daily buffet breakfast, three-course dinner and couples massages.
Situated in the picturesque Bantry Bay, Ellerman House is a Cape Edwardian mansion sure to blow you away. This exclusive residence boasts a stunning collection of South African art that spans original works from the turn of the last century to current contemporary art.
The hotel offers 13 individually-styled rooms, as well as two modern, minimalist private villas. Included in your stay is a continental breakfast, daily wine tastings, and art tours presented by their very own in-house art guide.
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