Guesthomes Blog

Here you will find out everything you need to know about Cape Town and its surroundings

Guesthomes Blog

Here you will find out everything you need to know about Cape Town and its surroundings

Guesthomes Blog

Here you will find out everything you need to know about Cape Town and its surroundings

Guesthomes Blog

Here you will find out everything you need to know about Cape Town and its surroundings

Summer in Cape Town offers one of the best times in the world

So if you’re visiting Cape Town during this season and are wondering what on earth to pack, the best idea is to take something for every season. Summer in Cape Town  is hot, so swimming is an all day affair, the beaches are packed and restaurants are full. The wine farms welcome tourists from all over the world as they enjoy award winning wine under oak tress and in vineyards across the Western Cape.

For a summer holiday that will leave a lifetime of lasting memories, contact Guesthomes to book your stay.

 

Run the Cape Town Marathon

Ultra Marathon 56km Easter Saturday, 15 April 2017 the world's most beautiful marathon - 56km Ultra Marathon around the Cape Peninsula, since 1970. The 48th consecutive Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon will remain on the traditional route via Chapman's Peak, Hout Bay...

Abseil off Table Mountain

Information Abseiling Table Mountain is a thrilling experience of adrenaline and achievement. A 112 metre controlled descent off Cape Town’s magnificent Table Mountain. Step off the top, at 1000 metres above sea level, and abseil into pure vertical space. This is the...

Walk Up Lions Head

Take in the breathtaking view of Cape Town from atop Lions Head, day or night Lions Head in Cape Town is the distinctive shaped mountain slope found alongside Table Mountain. The proud lion overlooks the city and Table Bay on one side, and the scenic Atlantic Ocean...

The Ultimate Cape Town Bucket List

We all love Cape Town! So we decided to put together a list of awesome places to see and challenges to tackle in and around the exciting city;  lets call it the "Ultimate Cape Town Bucket List". Every week for 100 weeks we will be adding a new challenge or activity to...

Rainy Days in Cape Town

The Waterfront also has a multiplex showing the latest releases and a smaller art-house cinema if you’re in the mood for a movie. There is plenty of shopping to be done – especially for upscale African mementos – and adults interested in sport will enjoy learning more about rugby at the Springbok Museum Experience, which details the history of South Africa’s national rugby champions.

Cape Town restaurants with fireplaces

Winter in Cape Town is the perfect opportunity to combine three favourite winter pastimes: sampling great cuisine, enjoying good company and sitting in front of a roaring fire.

Tempting as it may be to stay indoors snuggled up under the warm covers, there are so many delicious restaurants with warm fireplaces to visit this season.