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Camps Bay Retreat - Cape Town

4 stars

South Africa - Langebaan, Africa


Camps Bay Retreat is a luxury boutique hotel offering the highest standard of service. An original Manor House with reknowned local restaurant offering fine dining, four pool areas, tennis and excellent spa. Enjoy amazing views over both the ocean and the mountains whilst enjoying the privacy of this beautiful, four acre estate. The concept is to offer maximum privacy within a peaceful and relaxing environment.

Located approximately a 25 minute drive from Cape Town International airport and 1 hour 45 minutes from Langebaan. The Camps Bay Retreat is set within fours acres of private gardens with landscaped vistas incorparting waterfalls, streams and designed to take in views of the ocean and mountains. The hotel is within walking distance of Camps Bay Beach, Glen Beach and Clifton Beaches.

Camps Bay Retreat Hotel offers the choice of 5 different types of room, all equipped with tea and coffee making facilities, a telephone and laptop facility, hairdryer, electronic safe, air-conditioning, heating, satellite TV, DVD player, personal bar, heated towel rails and free WiFi. The choices in rooms include;

Premier Rooms, these have views of the garden and mountains, located throughout Earls Dyke Manor, Deck House and The Villa. The rooms have a bathroom with a separate bath and shower and either a king size bed or twin beds. 

Luxury Rooms, these are spacious rooms located in the Deck House, with a private deck with views of the garden and mountains. 

Superior Rooms, these spacious open planned rooms situated on the ground floor are equipped with a bathroom with dual basins, a king size or twin beds and a large private deck with stunning views. Selective rooms offer spa bath facilities. 

Suites, these spacious rooms accommodate a lounge and luxury comforts. Located throughout Earls Dyke Manor, Deck House and The Villa the rooms have a bathroom and the choice of a king size or twin beds. Some suites offer fireplaces and views, suites suited for families travelling with children are available.

Suite 16, this spacious Villa with 3 bedrooms, balconies on either side, a lounge, fireplace and spectacular views sleeps 6.

The Von Kamptz Restaurant offers daily a la carte dining, designed by the Hotel's Executive Chef using the freshest local ingredients and the best wines of the region. For relaxing there is a comfortable lounge and library to relax. If you are feeling more active enjoy one of four pools, tennis courts, hiking and nature trails. A gym, and squash courts at Camps Bay Squash Club) are available booked through the concierge service.. For the duration of the stay a membership for Sandy B is provided, this is a private beach club overlooking Camps Bay Beach, (no persons under the age 18 are allowed.) Camps Bay Retreat offers free WiFi and parking. The spa provides a range of specialist treatments including massage, facials, sauna and relaxing areas.

Our Opinion
A superb option for those enjoying the highest standards of service, boutique luxury with bespoke spa, tennis and lovely views. We loved the private, ambience and rolling gardens..

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Great Reasons to go to South Africa

Best Time: Season October - March
(best November to February).
Launch: Sandy beach with gently shelving sand.
Wind Direction: Cross to Cross on shore from the left (S-SE winds).
Wind Type: Mornings gentle building
to 30-40 knots in peak season.
Shorebreak: None to slight
in Langebaan.
Water Conditions: Flat water with off shore chop/swell in
strong conditions.
Suitability: Locations for all levels.

  • Flat water lagoon and wave spots.
  • Beginners lagoon area.
  • Surfing, SUP, Sailing and Kayaking
  • Choice of self catering or hotel accommodation
  • 'Meet and Greet' Transfers or Car Hire
  • Safari,Wine and Cultural Tour extensions.
  • Twin Centre with Cape Town.


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