The beautiful Cape Helderberg region offers a wonderful combination of nature and winelands just 45km (28mi) from Cape Town.

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April 2 2020

Gordon’s Bay and Strand are part of the Helderberg region which also includes Somerset West. These breathtaking seaside towns offer modern beachfront establishments along the Main Beach and Bikini Beach and magnificent mountain range framing the sublime summer playground. There are many things to do in Gordon’s Bay and Strand, but it’s worth a visit…

April 2 2020

Somerset West is known for three things: wine, food, and adventure. This area has always been popular with tourists because of the high concentration of world-class wine farms. It’s only an hour away from the centre of Cape Town and is fast becoming a haven for nature-lovers who are looking for outdoor activities close to the city. If you’re an…

April 2 2020

Somerset West and the Helderberg Basin are home to a grand mix of wine farms, top-notch restaurants, majestic golf estates, and adrenaline-inducing adventure activities. At only 45km from the city centre, or between 30 and 60 minutes, it’s a great place to add to your Cape Town itinerary. Somerset West is really more of a town than a neighbourhood—you will need…

La Vigna at the NH Lord Charles Hotel in Somerset West delights guests with a range of international and local cuisine in a modern and chic restaurant setting. La Vigna is known mostly for its wonderful Asian cuisine, such as sticky Peking duck. Traditional favourites are met with world-class preparation to create culinary treats such as a gourmet sirloin burger.

NH The Lord Charles is a premier 4-star hotel located in Someset West, close to the beautiful Cape Winelands, and only 20 minutes away from Cape Town International Airport.

Situated in the heart of the Winelands at the foot of Helderberg Mountain in Somerset West, the beautiful setting of the guesthouse Africa Lodge offers you comfortable and stylish accommodation.

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.

Cape Links Guesthouse is known for its warm mix of South African and Irish hospitality. Guests can choose to stay in the elegant Somerset West guesthouse or in the charming self- catering cottages. Hosts Frank and Kathy McDonogh will happily assist you with your itinerary, sharing their knowledge of the nearby wine farms and world-class golf courses.

Let Casa La Vista become your home away from home. This luxury guesthouse in Somerset West comes fully-equipped with all the amenities to make your stay a comfortable one. Only 30 minutes away from Cape Town, Casa La Vista is only 15 minutes away from the Stellenbosch Wine Route. It’s central location makes it a great spot from which to explore ...

Located on the sleepy slopes of the Helderberg Mountains, De Molen Guesthouse offers luxury accommodation on a tranquil and secure country estate. Its position on the foothills gives De Molen sweepings views of the sea, mountain and vineyards. Dutch owners, Joris and Christy, go the extra mile to make you feel right at home.

Beach accommodation in the Strand where the warm waters of False Bay invite you and this family-run guest house offers a warm welcome.

A vibrant market on the historic Lourensford Wine Estate in Somerset West that nestles in Cape Town's Helderberg basin just 50 km from the city centre.

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