Villa Montebello

72 Rhodes Drive, Hout Bay, Western Cape, 7806, South Africa | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $139.00

Travel Blogs from Hout Bay

Day 14 Cape Town and Table Mountain

A travel blog entry by roamed


... a hurricane.

We went to a Belgium restaurant and I got a Belgium waffle with chocolate sauce and vanilla ice cream. Yummy!

Next we went to St. George’s Cathedral. Here I lite a candle for all my friends and family. It had beautiful stained glass. Then we walked to The Company Garden whose history goes back to 1652 when Riebeeck’s vegetable garden provided ships rounding the Cape of Good Hope with food supplies. The gardens are so ...

Caution: Baboons are dangerous, Penguins are not.

A travel blog entry by dgandj9


... we went to Boulders beach, a swimming location (remember sea is 10 degrees) with a twist. Penguins also swim there. The beach was packed so we elected to view them from the observation decks. Lets just say having seen the baboons, Penguins are nice and chilled.

On our return to Hout Bay we stopped in at the Cape Point Vineyard (which is nowhere near the southern most tip of Africa). Although getting a little lost trying to find ...

Mother City

A travel blog entry by jodeebodee


... to the prison we met Sparks who was a former political prisoner on the island. In one of the group cells he explained the group cell life, the clothing differences and diet differences between certain races etc. then we moved on to the courtyard where Mandela would have had his meals and even his garden where he hid the transcripts to his book. Then we got to see his cell where he would have slept on the ground with blankets as a pillow and a bucket to use as a toilet. The whole ...

Manenberg is Changing

A travel blog entry by brownkar


... to overcome her drug addiction and have a job as well and completely turn her life around.  Tomorrow marks the half way point of my time here in South Africa.  It's hard to believe actually. It's going to be hard to leave this place.      Until tomorrow --    "I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid but he who conquers that fear." - Nelson ...

Cape Town-Surprise!

A travel blog entry by pippi.travels

... a lovely surprise!" Ma now eighty-eight and one day, looks so happy and well and not a day older than I remember her as when I saw her fifteen years ago. I have to say that this was so worth keeping my holiday a surprise! The house is just as I remember from my visit during my childhood, at aged nine. We shared tea, and orange cake around the kitchen table during this short visit before heading to the suburb of Retreat. The drive there was ...

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This 4 star hotel, located on 72 Rhodes Drive, Hout Bay, is near Hoerikwaggo Table Mountain Trail.
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