Thu
H:24°
L:17°
Fri
H:29°
L:17°
Sat
H:24°
L:17°
Sun
H:23°
L:15°
Mon
H:22°
L:14°
Tue
H:21°
L:16°
Wed
H:23°
L:16°
scarpetta
Wine & Dine

New Restaurants And Experiences to Discover and Share

Exciting new restaurants, coffee shops, bars, clubs, markets, venues and hot spots to discover and explore. PLUS: Watch these unique local concept tours

read more
Benguela_Lakeside2
Wine & Dine

Psst. Our Alternative Bucket List of Hidden Gems

It’s the smallest most unique hidden places that make a city. That make your day. Our team is sharing theirs.

read more
African_queen
Wildlife & Nature

Cheap And Cheerful: Awesome Budget Getaways Near Cape Town

Tick them off your list and explore the Western Cape with our pick of budget getaways and affordable escapes that cost less than R550pp per night

read more
win
Features

Win An Amazing Immersive Ocean Aquarium Experience For Two

Swim with the fish and tickle the turtles at the Two Oceans Aquarium Ocean Exhibit

read more
Cape Town Helicopters Atlantico 3
Features

Could Tito Mboweni Have Solutions to Loadshedding?

Loadshedding is currently suspended

read more
Water dam level Berg river dam
Wildlife & Nature

You Can Comment On The City’s Draft Water Strategy + Latest Dam Levels

The strategy is aimed at ensuring that the city becomes more drought resilient. Have your say now. 

read more
buffet
Wine & Dine

A Bevy Of Buffets, All-You-Can-Eat Feasts and Harvest Tables

A bounty of breakfast and lunch buffet – from sushi to Italian and halaal

read more
buffel
Wildlife & Nature

The Relaxed Elephant Seal Loved by Everyone

Children are super intrigued by this huge beast

read more
bugzparty
Best of CT

Kids Birthday Party Spots That Make it Super Easy for Mom and Dad

Focus on the joy, not the stress. These kids birthday places take the effort out of organising the big day

read more
scarpetta
Wine & Dine

NEW: Scarpetta is Built on Food, Family and Memories of Italy

Well-known restaurateur Ricky Turilli has a new restaurant in Woodstock

read more
Palm Black Tattoo
Best of CT

Get Tattooed and Be a Canvas of Your Experiences

Let these talented artists decorate your skin

read more
cycle 1
News

Road Closures for the 2019 Cape Town Cycle Tour

Road closures for the Cape Town Cycle Tour 2019

read more
JarBar_NewShop3
Wine & Dine

Now Open: JarBar Jar-To-Table Health Eatery And Online Store In Cape Town

Open: Now you can get delicious healthy meals in a jar, in a store

read more
Limietberg Nature Reserve
Social

Nature's Way: Secret Rock Pools And Hidden Waterfalls to Explore

Picnic spots near undisturbed waterfalls and lesser-known beach and rock pools that are much closer than you think

read more
Kayaking
Best of CT

Date Ideas – From First Date To 50th Anniversary

Something for everyone: Food, adventure, relaxed activities, and adrenaline-pumping experiences

read more
The Wild Sprout, healthy, restaurant. vega
Best of CT

Re-Locating Soon: WildSprout Wholefoods Serves Healthy Meals Everyone Will Enjoy

Re-Locating soon: Healthy food that’s delicious and affordable. Stay tuned for details  

read more
valentines_day
Out!

Things for Couples: Ramp Up Your Valentine's Day Game

Noiseless discos, spit braais, aphrodisiac dinners and anti-love song karaoke. Here are 32 impressive Valentine's date ideas, including one that could save a farm from closing … and we'll be adding a whole lot more.

read more
Day Tours_FamilyPrivate
Holiday

New Experiences: 18 Day Tours For Exploring The Cape

We spoke to tour operators: Free tours, private tours, couples, family tours to holiday trips

read more
striped_horse_kloof
Wine & Dine

Live Music At The Striped Horse Bar & Grill In Kloof Street

A three-hour daily happy hour, thin-crust pizza, good music, ice-cold beer, authentic Mexican tequila, scrumptious grub and good vibes galore

read more
the_athletic_club_and_social
Wine & Dine

Casual Indulgence At The Athletic Club & Social

Cosy enough for romantic dates, but equally well-paired to group gatherings, this three-storey bar and restaurant is pure opulence!

read more
Fire and Ice Hotel Cape Town 12
Holiday

This Is What Makes Fire & Ice Such A Unique Space For Meetings, Conferences And Events

From intimate, luxury conference rooms to fully removable doors that convert the exhibition hall into a space big enough for a car or boat show, this hotel should be on your next corporate function radar

read more
Bugz Playpark in Cape Town
Best of CT

53 Kickass Activities For Kids

There’s plenty to do with your children – indoor and outdoor, dry or wet, with animals, adults and other kids – in the city or in the suburbs.  

read more
Vredenheim 8
Wine & Dine

Looking for Something Cool To Do With The Kids This Weekend? Check Out This Super-Special Stellenbosch Animal Farm

From the cheeky piggies at the animal farm to the mini racetrack and enormous sandpit and sweeping gardens, Vredenheim Animal Farm offers something for everyone

read more
vixi
Wine & Dine

Now Open: New Spot VIXI On Strand Street

Strand Street soon to be the new Bree: Mouthwatering steaks and bespoke cocktails now at VIXI Social House

read more
Benguela_Lakeside2
Wine & Dine

11 New Experiences: From Cape Town to Sedgefield With The Benguela Cove

From wine tastings on a lagoon to pirate-themed adventure mini-golf, there’s so much to discover at Benguela Cove, Nom Nom and Lakeside Lodge & Spa

read more
Moyo_Eden2
Wine & Dine

Outdoor restaurants with a sea view in Cape Town and surrounds

A guide to Mother City eateries with refreshing ocean vistas and menus to match

read more
La Paris9
Wine & Dine

Special, Unique and Unexpected Function Venues in Cape Town

A special selection of spaces in the Mother City perfect for hosting private parties, social soirées and corporate events

read more
moyo_eden8
Out!

What Tourists Taught Us: Moyo at Eden on The Bay is Perhaps the Most Capetonian Beach Restaurant

Just 30 mins from town, a view to die for, awesome vibe and food worth talking about, eaten on a surfboard with your feet in the water  

read more
Radisson RED NYE
Holiday

NEW YEAR'S EVE 2019/2020: Where To Celebrate Like It’s 2020 On New Year’s Eve

A new year has started but celebrations to bring in 2020 are already being planned. 

read more
battery park
City News

Bring The Kids: City's New Battery Park is Now Officially Complete

7 things to do and discover with the family at the newest addition to the V&A Waterfront’s Canal District

read more
asamis
Best of CT

Top Chinese Restaurants in Cape Town

A selection of premium eateries to chow down with chopsticks in the Mother City 

read more
cloud9_pool
Holiday

Open-to-the-Public: Cool Off In These Swimming Pools and Water Parks

Your guide to some of the best places to sun and swim without sand in and around Cape Town + a place for serious swimmers too

read more
15 On Orange_New5
Wine & Dine

Special and Hidden Rooftop Bars In the City: Killer Views, Sleek Looks and Winning Vibes

Views to-die-for and delicious drinks are a given. These rooftop bars have a little something extra to offer.

read more
15 On Orange_New1
Features

New at 15 on Orange: Restaurant With No Name (Yet)

New in the old Savour space: An iconic building. Completely renovated. Great views of Table Mountain. So fresh that the restaurant doesn’t have a name yet ...

read more
other_records
Social

Find Precious Gems At The Other Records In Obs

Peruse a treasure trove of imported brand-new and used LPs, EPs and singles, each with a handwritten review. Find toy collectables, T-shirts, tote bags, books and zines, plus, you might even bump into a DJ or two

read more
Primal Eatery 1
Wine & Dine

Update: Restaurant and Experience Specials Still Available

Unbelievably cool midweek Winelands dinners, breakfast that magically disappears off your bill and more winter deals you don’t want to miss  

read more
Rex Hotel2
Features

Accommodation Specials: Dream Stays, a New Spot in Paarl, and A Luxury Camping Site

Winter is a great time to finally book into that place you’ve always dreamed of staying in

read more
Roast and Co
Features

Office Party Ideas Employees Will Attend and the Boss Will be Proud To Sign off

Don’t leave it up to management, when we’ve got over 20 office party venue ideas and experiences to choose from

read more
Arcade Cafe 6
Wine & Dine

Burgers, Pizzas, Cocktails and a Party, There’s Loads to Experience at this Bree Street Eatery

Whether you are looking for a yummy meal during your lunch break or an after-hours pizza with a friend, Arcade Cafe has you covered.  

read more
Mavericks
Best of CT

Strip clubs in Cape Town showcase beautiful ladies in style

If you’re looking for some flirtatious fun, we have good news for you

read more
POTW_derek_gripper
Social

SA’s Acclaimed Guitarist, Prawns with Horses and Free Museum Visits After Dark

Also swing your bat like a girl and trade pads for a photoshoot.

read more
Comedyclub_new10
Wine & Dine

Cape Town By Night: Cool Things To Do After Dark

A roundup of awesome and quirky after-dark activities in Cape Town

read more
radisson red 10
Holiday

Cool Art Hotel Meets Pooch Palace – Unique Discoveries at Radisson RED in The Heart of The Hip Silo District

It’s not every day you find a pet-friendly hotel that looks like an art gallery and operates on wireless streaming in the heart of Cape Town  

read more
La Paris6
Wine & Dine

Must See: The Most Versatile Weddings and Functions in Franschhoek

Every type of function you can imagine, 10 different winelands wedding spaces in one and refined farm-to-table bistro restaurant, bakery and deli to discover

read more
Zeestock_3
Wildlife & Nature

NEW: Inside Cape Town's First Adventure Lodge

From sandboarding and paintball to showing you the best kitesurfing spots, Zeestock Adventure Lodge knows how to keep the adrenaline flowing  

read more
njalo
Wildlife & Nature

New: Karoo Eco Family Farm Accommodation and Experiences

Brand-new Njalo-Njalo offers idyllic family farm accommodation just 2 hours outside of Cape Town

read more
Rotterdam_N_2
Wildlife & Nature

Incredible New Swellendam Country-Style Weekend Escape

A quaint chapel, rustic luxury accommodation and sunset safari picnics at Rotterdam Guest Farm

read more
Harbour Bridge Hotel 1
Wine & Dine

This Foreshore Hotel Puts You Right in the Heart of Cape Town

Famous harbour views and the canal cruise that goes through the property – an ideal location for business and leisure

read more
quayside 5
Wine & Dine

Enjoy First-Class Harbour Views At This Boutique 4-Star Hotel in Simon's Town

Wind down against the backdrop of breathtaking sea views at aha Simon’s Town Quayside Hotel

read more
HaskellVineyards1
Wine & Dine

Discover The Hidden Stellenbosch Vineyard Where You Can Sip Wine Favoured By Monaco’s Prince Albert

Wake up to the sun rising over the Helderberg at Stellenbosch’s Premier Wine Estate

read more
Stellenbosch Street Soiree read more
ubuntu_hikes
City News

He Did It: Sea Point's Renaissance Guy Hiked Table Mountain 365 Times For Charity (+ You Can Still Get Involved)

Remember the Sea Point man with oodles of community spirit who we told you about last year? He climbed the equivalent of 71 Mount Everests right here in Cape Town

read more
Africamps
Wildlife & Nature

A New Way to Experience the Cape: AfriCamps Luxury Camping

The outdoor living experts who introduced "glamping" to South Africa are expanding to more must-visit areas of the Western Cape

read more
AfriCamps_Doolhof3
Wildlife & Nature

All 8 Luxury AfriCamps Spots You Need to Check Out With the Family

WATCH: 3 Brand-new campsites and all the boutique luxuries these super shareable boutique glamping experiences have to offer, PLUS: booking open for the new camp in the Cape Winelands

read more
battery_park_concert_freedom_friendsBREAKING: Free Sunset Series at Battery ...

It’s the first of five four-hour live music events featuring singers and DJs

BrunchbarThis New Brunch Spot Has Mini Nachos ...

You’ll find egg in a hole and cinnamon doughnut french toast among others ...

SaySay.Love Exhibition 2German Artist SaySay.Love Exhibits At ...

The artist who can’t see in 3D uses a unique medium to create inspiring art

devonvale15Free With Your Food: Specials at ...

From a free glass to a free bottle of estate wine, get something extra with ...

devonvalenew2Share A Double Brandy Special At ...

Enjoy a true South African sundowner at this picturesque venue just outside of ...

jeff_kinneyZoo-Wee Mama! Bring The Kids To Meet ...

Have fun with trademark Wimpy Kid humour, trivia, cartooning, and “snowball ...

ben_harperBREAKING: Ben Harper's Coming To Cape ...

Here are five things you didn't know about him, plus six videos to get you ...

buffelThe Relaxed Elephant Seal Loved by ...

Children are super intrigued by this huge beast

SaySay.Love Exhibition 2German Artist SaySay.Love Exhibits At ...

The artist who can’t see in 3D uses a unique medium to create inspiring art

Langarm The Fugard Theatre 6Final Show + Watch The Teaser: ...

Last chance to see: Some of South Africa’s most established stage performers take to ...

richardLook Who's Playing Shakespeare's ...

One of SA’s award winning actors and funniest comics portrays the famous hunchback with ...

cartelcafe6Lunch Sorted: A Midweek Buffet At The ...

Fill up your plate and tuck into a tasty lunch spread every Wednesday and Thursday: From ...

coco_safar_lunchOn The House: Try A Rooibos Cold Brew ...

Satisfy your cravings for South African flavours such as bobotie or hit the spot with ...

LaParada20Two Hours of 2-For-1 Drink Specials ...

Two Hours of 2-For-1 Drink Specials with Happy Hour At La Parada

Barrs7Common Summer Ailments And Their ...

What most people ask about sunscreen, hay fever, runny tummy, malaria meds and ...

Rotterdam_KwetuSafariPicnic2Farm Stay Special: Free Sunset Safari ...

Idyllic Swellendam farm accommodation with a special game drive and picnic amongst the ...

Galileo_picThe Galileo Open Air Cinema Movie ...

Get your dose of classics, dramas, action movies and more at these outdoor summertime ...

OX Seals 04Smile: You Get 10% Off Seal Snorkelling ...

Up close with wild Cape fur seals in small, intimate excursions that are super special, ...

Roast and Co Daily: Two Hours of 2-For-1 Specials at ...

Plus: Half-price on all “To Share” plates – see what’s on the menu here

house of h2 For 1 New Corona Cocktails on the ...

All-new whiskey-Corona mixes, Corona mojitos for after-work drinks during two-hour ...

High FiveA 3-for-2 Kitesurfing Special For ...

High Five’s camps and clinics mean you get tips from kitesurfing pros

Primal Eatery Primal HourHalf-Price Bespoke Cocktails At This ...

Bacon bourbon to spicy rum, there’s an exciting (half-price) cocktail to try at Primal ...

Kaapse Stories at The Rockwell TheatreDinner and a Show with Rockwell Theatre

What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. What happens in Cape Town gets told to your mom, ...

Jack Black 12Alternating Jazz and Quiz Nights at ...

Live tunes or pub quiz? Take your pick of Thursdays at the brewery taproom in Diep River

Leopard's Leap Harvest Table 1Savour the Lekker in What's Local at ...

Discover South Africa through its flavours and traditions at a family-table event ...

Just Like Papa 1Just Like Papa: The Ultimate Place to ...

Finally, there’s a place in Cape Town where you can get exceptional home, camping, ...

Museum Night 2019 3MUSEUM NIGHT: Free Entry and 10 Museums ...

For five hours only, museums across Cape Town will stay open after hours for free

Le Bonheur 12Get a 20% Discount on Accommodation at ...

Le Bonheur Reptiles and Adventures offers patrons a 20% discount when they stay at this ...

African RelishGet Hands-On With Local Fresh Produce ...

Leave it up to African Relish to create the perfect food-centred weekend getaway

Vergenoegd_duckrun1Cheer On The Ducks At Vergenoegd Löw

Bring the kids along to experience the Duck Parade

battery_park_concert_freedom_friendsBREAKING: Free Sunset Series at Battery ...

It’s the first of five four-hour live music events featuring singers and DJs

SaySay.Love Exhibition 2German Artist SaySay.Love Exhibits At ...

The artist who can’t see in 3D uses a unique medium to create inspiring art

devonvalenew2Share A Double Brandy Special At ...

Enjoy a true South African sundowner at this picturesque venue just outside of ...

Langarm The Fugard Theatre 6Final Show + Watch The Teaser: ...

Last chance to see: Some of South Africa’s most established stage performers take to ...

richardLook Who's Playing Shakespeare's ...

One of SA’s award winning actors and funniest comics portrays the famous hunchback with ...

moyo_eden15Draughts for R25, R39 Cocktails Every ...

You, a couple friends, sitting at the Corona surfboard tables with your feet in the ...

cartelbraai5Friday Lunch Sorted: Lekker Braai At ...

End off the working week with a braai under the umbrellas in Green Point – food's ready ...

Avondale Garden Bar 4Sundowners In The Winelands This Summer

Kick back and start your weekend with a Friday afternoon sundowner session at Avondale ...

LaParada20Two Hours of 2-For-1 Drink Specials ...

Two Hours of 2-For-1 Drink Specials with Happy Hour At La Parada

the_fort_food_truck_marketThe Fort Food Truck Market – Fridays ...

A new food market with live entertainment, and a wine and beer garden at a fresh ...

Jack BlackBeers and Bands at Jack Black Brewery ...

Every Friday night the Jack Black stage is lit up with local talent

La Paris_Bistro3Farm-Fresh Fare and Live Music Fridays ...

What an awesome vibe: Top Franschhoek chefs’ lunch favourite is now open till late (one ...

Wine FliesA Wine Tour Like No Other With Wine ...

Experience the best wines the Western Cape has to offer, all while having fun with Wine ...

camissatownship_newEmbark On A Township Eco-Friendly ...

Enjoy this interactive excursion to the bustling community of Langa

Glowing Rooms 3Get a Great Saving on 3D Mini-Golf with ...

Pay a special rate for entrance into SA’s first 3D space-themed glow-in-the-dark ...

Om Revolution vinyasa poseHave an Outdoor Yoga Experience with ...

Embrace your inner yogi outdoors

Galileo_picThe Galileo Open Air Cinema Movie ...

Get your dose of classics, dramas, action movies and more at these outdoor summertime ...

Strolla Restaurant and Bar in Sea PointGet Irie On The Sunset Deck At Strolla ...

Live reggae music every Saturday at Strolla: sprawl out on the Corona Sunset Deck as the ...

OX Seals 04Smile: You Get 10% Off Seal Snorkelling ...

Up close with wild Cape fur seals in small, intimate excursions that are super special, ...

Roast and Co Daily: Two Hours of 2-For-1 Specials at ...

Plus: Half-price on all “To Share” plates – see what’s on the menu here

hq friday feels HQ Friday Feels: Dinner and Dancing on ...

Chill jazzy beats while you enjoy dinner, then the dance floor opens at 9pm till late

Primal Eatery Primal HourHalf-Price Bespoke Cocktails At This ...

Bacon bourbon to spicy rum, there’s an exciting (half-price) cocktail to try at Primal ...

Boschendal_FridayMarket2Fresh: Friday Night Market in the ...

Rain or shine: Now more farm-fresh food stalls and seating, plus: local music and great ...

Park Inn_Rooftop1Friday Night Live DJ on the Rooftop at ...

Forget the traffic: watch the sun set to cool SA house vibes with after-work sundowners ...

Battlefield Live SA Laser Tag Children's Events Cape TownSave on your kids’ birthday party ...

Make your kids’ birthday party extra special with outdoor laser tag with Battlefield ...

surfing muizenbergLearn To Surf Or Perfect Your Skills In ...

New to the surfing game? You’re in good hands at African Soul Surfer

African Soul Surfer Backpackers in Cape TownBook a Surf and Yoga Retreat at the ...

This week-long surf and yoga camp includes breakfast, accommodation and all your ...

Just Like Papa 1Just Like Papa: The Ultimate Place to ...

Finally, there’s a place in Cape Town where you can get exceptional home, camping, ...

Le Bonheur 10Snap up a Pizza and Reptile Adventure ...

Enjoy a delicious wood-fired pizza while taking a tour of the crocodile pond or the snake ...

Fire and Ice Weekend PartyParty in the Fire & Ice Hotel Lobby ...

Live DJ, killer cocktails, 38 gourmet milkshakes and the chance to meet exciting new ...

Kiff Kombi - Durbanville - 1Experience Cape Town's Most Spirited ...

All aboard, gin lovers! Here’s what to expect on a tour of Cape Town’s quaintest, ...

Cartel House 10Grab Yourself Free Flapjacks Every ...

Members only: Luxury co-working office space Cartel House serves up hot and fresh ...

cape_town_sixesHit Like A Girl: Cape Town Sixes Adds ...

Instead of playing with the men, the women get their own teams this year

prideparade1Pride Cape Town: Where To Be and ...

Pool parties, comedy and poetry. Get ready for the most fabulous festival on the Cape ...

Vergenoegd_duckrun1Cheer On The Ducks At Vergenoegd Löw

Bring the kids along to experience the Duck Parade

Cloud 9 Hotel 3Spa and Sparkling Wine Special at ...

NEW THIS WEEK:

You Can Comment On The City’s Draft Water Strategy + Latest Dam Levels

read more image description
WeatherGiveawaysTravel Tips

Curious to make exciting discoveries in Cape Town every day? "LIKE" us for a daily hidden gem.