Services

Hamilton Russell Vineyards

Hamilton Russell Vineyards The business of producing and marketing a small, very focused range of award-winning wines is a time-consuming one that doesn’t keep office hours- Which means Anthony Hamilton Russell, the proprietor of Hamilton Russell Vineyards in the Western Cape’s Hemel-en-Aarde Valley, is often hard at work on any given Friday night. Not that hosting gourmet wine-pairing dinners at...

Roco - supplier of kitchen and furniture fittings

DolceVita Dress your kitchen the way you like it! DolceVita is the new complete line of fully customisable accessories to adapt the look of the kitchen to your own taste. DolceVita offers functional solutions, Italian design, high technology and total flexibility. Available in glass and aluminium for a trendy design, DolceVita is the easy way to make the kitchen your space....

Equinox Spa, Cape Royale Hotel

If Sex and the City’s Carrie Bradshaw and her gal-pals came to town this would be their first port of call. The glossy black wooden floor is a fitting foil for the clatter of Manolo Blahnik heels, just as the decor combination of crisp white and midnight indigo is the perfect setting for behind-closed-doors pampering. The separate nail lounge, relaxation room and range of...

The Saxon Hotel And Spa

The Saxon Hotel And Spa A few minutes from frenetic Sandton, the Saxon is one of the world’s leading boutique hotels, and at its heart is its award-winning spa. Hotel regulars and stressed-out Jo’burgers return again and again for the discreet service in private gazebos and the full menu of treatments, from a bouquet of hydrotherspies to massages, customised facials and other exclusive pampering...

Restaurant Mosaic

Restaurant Mosaic In just a few short years, Chantel Dartnall has earned a reputation as one of South Africa’s leading chefs and her restaurant, Mosaic, has become a must-visit destination for serious epicures, Chantel describes her food as ‘French botanical cuisine with light nuances of an Eastern experience’ and prides herself on presenting nature on a plate. Book a table at this...

LA Colombe

LA Colombe Acclaimed chef Luke Dale-Roberts adds Asian influences to the classic, contemporary French-style menu, and he does it with flair. Expect fine dining and impeccable service - La Coiombe was recently awarded Acqua Panna Best Restaurant in Africa and the Middle East, and ranked 12th on the 2010 San Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurants list. You can choose between the...

Le Quartier Français

Le Quartier Français It’s for good reason this elegantly appointed dinner-only establishment continues to rank among the world's top eateries (it was placed 31st on the 2010 San Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurants list), not least for the amazing creativity and culinary skill of executive chef Margot Janse. Her five-course menu and eight-course ‘surprise menu’, dictated by what exceptional...

Hartford House

Hartford House Under the creative eye of dynamic, award-winning chef Jackie Cameron, Hartford House continues to pull the crowds and wow foodies. Expect five-course dinners made with the freshest ingredients, much of it home-grown and served in the cosiest colonial-style dining room in the Midlands. We love Jackie’s new breakfast, lunch and dinner menus, with their modern and fun take...

Bushmanskloof Wilderness Reserve

Bushmanskloof Wilderness Reserve 3 Just three hours’ drive from the Mother City, Bushmanskioof Wilderness Reserve & Wellness Retreat offers a different kind of lodge experience. There are no Big Five or lapas here; instead, the R&R is all about hiking and mountain biking in the Cederberg, swimming in crystal-clear rock pools and exploring San rock-art sites. You can expect a warm welcome and...

Tswalu Kalahari Game Reserve

Tswalu Kalahari If the notion of roaming across Tswalu’s 100 000 hectares of private Kalahari landscape isn’t appealing enough, the glamour and relaxed charm of the reserve’s three lodges meet every criterion the most picky guest could concoct. The food, decor and personal touches ensure that the Oppenheimers’ paradise is very much worthy of billionaires. And that’s before we mention the...

Granite Suites, Londolozi Game Reserve

Granite Suites, Londolozi The granite rocks that flank the three private suites give the Granite Suites camp its name. Chic interiors reflect the rocky extrusion in soft tones of elephant grey and silver, and all the luxurious suites have picture windows and doors that open onto arresting views of the peaceful Sand River, which is often visited by herds of elephant. Game drives and bush walks will...

Singita Sweni Lodge

Singita Sweni Lodge This luxury lodge hugs the edge of the Sweni River and is elevated on stilts with timber decks. The result is that even when you’re indoors, you have the sensation of being close to the river and trees. The decor has been carefully created to bring in the textures and shades of the bush, while the six intimate suites are designed with open-plan living in mind and feature...

The Homestead

The Homestead With your own chef, butler and ranger on hand in this sole-use villa, you call all the shots as to how you want to take advantage of Phinda Private Game Reserve, which features no less than seven distinct habitats and excellent. Big Five-spotting opportunities. The Homestead’s interiors are inspired by the surroundings and the area’s Zulu heritage and open out onto decks...

Shamwari Townhouse

Shamwari Townhouse This lavish Art-Deco revival exemplifies all that separates the boutique hotel experience from a chain one. The seven suites are individually decorated with fastidious adherence to Art-Deco design. Mirrored surfaces, tactile fabrics, bold colours and lots of chrome give it a sophisticated look, while the attentive service, luxurious beds and super-sized bathrooms will...

Oyster Box Hotel

Oyster Box Hotel The moment you step through the impressive revolving door at the entrance to The Oyster Box, it becomes clear that the recent renovation of this grande dame of a hotel is nothing short of breathtaking. From the conservatory-like Palm Court to the sumptuous Garden Villa suites, the decor oozes glamour -yet retains an old-fashioned charm. The extensive art collection and...