Western Cape Accommodation
The Western Cape is a South African province that is located in the southwestern portion of the country and encompasses some of the most breathtaking and diverse landscape on the continent. Tourists flock to the region to experience not only the incredible landscape,but the unique climate that results from the influences of both the Atlantic and the Indian Oceans.
In keeping with the diversity of the Western Cape, the array of accommodations that can be found in the area are as wonderful and varied as the region itself.For those who want to spend their holiday in the lap of luxury, the Arabella Hotel & Spa may be just what the doctor ordered.
Located in the very heart of the pristine Kogelberg Biosphere Reserve and ensconced by the Bot River Lagoon, the Rooisands Nature Reserve, and the Kogelberg Mountains, the atmosphere alone speaks of peace and serenity.
At the Arabella however, the scenery is just the icing on the cake. The hotel itself offers every amenity imaginable and even if you never left the grounds it would still be the vacation of a lifetime. The variety of restaurants and lounges ensure that even the most discerning palate will be satisfied with the selection of fine wines and cuisine. The Arabella Hotel & Spa more than lives up to its name with the leisure facilities provided in house.Spend a relaxing day of pampering yourself with luxuries that include an indoor hydro pool, a world class spa (available to guests over 16), and a sauna.
If seeing a bit of the countryside is more to your tastes, the choice of activities availablebeyond the walls of the resort is as plentiful as those inside. Guests can choose from adventures such as kayaking in the sea, breathtaking horseback rides along the shoreline, or a relaxing round of golf at the Arabella Golf Course, which is rated as one of the top 5 courses in South Africa.
Whether you spend your time lazing away the day in the spa or exploring the surrounding area, a vacation at the Arabella Spa & Hotel is an experience that will last a lifetime.There are also many Western Cape accommodations that allow you to get a bit closer to the beauty of nature while still offering the comfort of a hotel.
Wolfkop Nature Reserve offers the rental of privately appointed cottages in the heart of the 450ha reserve to bring the wild beauty of South Africa right to your doorstep. Wake up early to catch a glimpse of the wide variety of animal life present on the reserve and choose from a wide variety of outdoor activities available to guests. There are many mountain bike and hiking trails that allow guests to take in the unique plant and animal life, as well as the unique rock formations of the area. If hiking isn’t on your list of favorite pastimes, spend the day fishing at the river or hire a canoe to explore the area by water. The list of activities is almost endless and for any nature enthusiast, a holiday at Wolfkop Nature Reserve will create memories that will be cherished forever.
These are just a small example of the variety of accommodations to be found in Western Cape. With choices that run from the ultimate in luxury to the most rustic adventures, there are accommodations to fit every budget and taste. With so many different levels available, you can choose the one that best fits your personal Western Cape adventure.