January 30, 2024

Unlocking the Perfect Stay in Cape Town

Cape Town, with its vibrant culture, stunning landscapes, and myriad experiences, beckons travellers from across the globe.

Embarking on a Cape Town adventure?  From selecting the perfect accommodation to uncovering bespoke experiences that align with your preferences, this blog unveils the secrets to curating the ideal stay in Cape Town.

Navigating Cape Town’s Rich Tapestry of Creative Expression.

Cape Town’s art scene is a kaleidoscope of creativity, where each stroke on canvas and every sculpture tells a unique story. From avant-garde galleries to open-air exhibitions, the city’s cultural landscape is a treasure trove for art enthusiasts.

Cape Town’s artistic energy has drawn talents from across the globe, making it a haven for art enthusiasts.

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Above: The Norval Foundation, Steenberg, Cape Town

If you’re looking for an immersive art experience, a visit to The Norval Foundation is a must. Our collaboration offers free entry and private transfers to and from our hotel. The Foundation is located in the scenic Steenberg, adjacent to Table Mountain National Park, and features a sculpture garden and contemporary exhibition space dedicated to African visual art.

Discover a wealth of information and inspiration at Zeitz MOCAA, Africa’s largest contemporary art gallery. Delve into cutting-edge installations and explore Jochen Zeitz’s private collection, housed within the historic Grain Silo.

Eclectica Contemporary, situated near Bo-Kaap, provides a curated space for thought-provoking African art, offering a rich context to enhance your appreciation.

Uncover the narrative behind resistance art at Goodman Gallery, a historical institution fostering a deep connection with African works, both locally and globally.

Credit: Karabo Mdluli

Everard Read Gallery, located in the V&A Waterfront, is not just a venue for art but a celebration of local painters and sculptors, set against the backdrop of a picturesque location.

As an art lover, a stay at 21 Nettleton will be ideal where you can indulge in the sophisticated ambience of our art collections, spanning continents and cultures. With over 150 hand-selected pieces, our boutique hotel transforms into a canvas, providing a unique fusion of South African, European, Chinese, Indian, and Middle Eastern artistry. Surround yourself in the narratives of iconic pieces and contemporary masterpieces that will elevate your stay beyond the ordinary.

A Tapestry of Unique Adventures

As a city renowned for its breathtaking landscapes and vibrant culture, Cape Town sets the stage for an unforgettable adventure. At 21 Nettleton, we believe in crafting bespoke experiences that go beyond the expected, offering our guests the opportunity to immerse themselves in the essence of this extraordinary destination.

Soaring Heights and Gourmet Delights

Elevate your senses with a helicopter lunch in the Winelands, a choice between the enchanting landscapes of Grootbos or the refined ambience of Quoin Rock. As you soar above the vineyards and mountains, indulge in a culinary journey that pairs panoramic views with exquisite flavours.

Credit: Maarten Van Den Heuvel

Private Hikes and Picnics

For the adventurous souls, our Mother City Hikers experience invites you to a private hike and picnic on the iconic Table Mountain. Traverse scenic trails with an experienced guide, uncovering hidden gems and panoramic viewpoints. Revel in a gourmet picnic amidst nature, surrounded by the awe-inspiring beauty of the city below.

Kayaking, Retro Bikes, and Sunset Drinks

Take in the serenity of the Atlantic Ocean with our private kayak experience, accompanied by the nostalgic charm of retro tandem bikes. As the sun sets over the water, savour refreshing drinks in an exclusive setting, creating memories against the backdrop of Cape Town’s coastal allure.

Wine Odyssey: Buitenverwachting and Beyond

Indulge in the art of winemaking with a private cellar and wine tour at Buitenverwachting. Engage with the winemaker, unlocking the secrets behind exquisite vintages. Extend the journey with a delectable lunch at Beyond, savouring the perfect pairing of exceptional wines and culinary delights.

Credit: Ross Helen

Exploring Unique Flavors in Cape Town

The culinary landscape is a vibrant mosaic of flavours, blending traditional influences with modern innovation. Indulge your taste buds in a symphony of tastes, aromas, and textures that showcase the city’s gastronomic prowess, making your next getaway memorable.

Embark on a Gourmet Safari

Embark on a gastronomic safari through Cape Town’s diverse neighbourhoods, exploring hidden gems and iconic eateries. Enjoy the Culinary Safari offered by Cape Town Culinary Tours, where seasoned guides lead you to local favourites.

Credit: Prarinya Norn

Wine and Dine in Stellenbosch

Nestled between the Atlantic and Indian Oceans, Cape Town boasts a bounty of seafood treasures. Dive into a sensory journey at The Codfather, a premier seafood restaurant in Camps Bay, offering ocean-to-plate dining with the freshest catches transformed into delectable dishes.

Credit: Subodh Agnihotri

Elevated Dining at The Potluck Club

Elevate your dining experience to new heights at The Potluck Club, a renowned rooftop restaurant in Woodstock. Indulge in gourmet creations while the city unfolds beneath you, providing a culinary spectacle that combines taste with a feast for the eyes.

Credit: Andy Lund

Crafting Unforgettable Memories

As you plan your ideal Cape Town stay, let 21 Nettleton in Clifton be your gateway to luxury, culture, and unparalleled experiences. Elevate your journey with a perfect blend of art, bespoke encounters, and culinary delights, ensuring your visit is nothing short of extraordinary.

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Penthouse at 21 Nettleton

Presedential Penthouse

80m² / 2 Adults

Steinway Suite

80m² / 2 Adults

Steinway Suite

80m² / 2 Adults