The beautiful Cape Helderberg region offers a wonderful combination of nature and winelands just 45km (28mi) from Cape Town.
So you find yourself staying in a specific region in Cape Town or planning an adventure in another, but don’t really know what to do there or where to start? No sweat. We’ve got you covered! Here’s a comprehensive guide to the top 10 must-do, bucket-list, absolutely iconic, ridiculously ultimate things to do in each of the seven regions of…
Affectionately known by locals as “little Germany”, because of its popularity with German tourists, Somerset West is a grand mix of wine farms, top–notch restaurants, majestic golf estates and adrenaline-inducing adventure activities. More of a town than a neighbourhood, you will need to set aside a couple of days to truly explore this beautiful area. Distance from Somerset West to…
Located at the foot of the Helderberg Mountain Range, Africa Lodge is the perfect base from which to explore Cape Town’s Winelands and surrounds. Golf fanatics can also pick from six nearby courses, each just a few minutes’ drive away.
There is no better way to experience the golfing paradise of the Cape than with a stay at the African Dreams guesthouse. Set high against the Helderberg Mountain, African Dreams boasts a viewing trio with spectacular scenery of the mountains, vineyards and the sea.
The silhouettes of mountains provide a picturesque backdrop to this incredible Somerset West hideaway. Set amongst the foothills of the Helderberg Mountain Range, it is close to local wine farms such as the Lourensford Wine Estate, Vergelegen Wine Farm and Morgenster.
Set high up in the Helderberg Mountain Range, Bezweni Lodge in Somerset West offers a taste of 4-star luxury in the Cape with absolutely astounding views of the ocean. Mountains climb into the distance as you settle down in this have of rustic opulence in this most beautiful part of the world.
At Blue Rock Resort, you will be treated to one of the best destinations for watersports in the Cape. Situated on the picturesque slopes of the Helderberg Mountains, this incredible lake is perfect for kneeboarding, waterskiing and wakeboarding.