Activities & Concierge
Activities & Concierge
Our personal concierge service truly takes Nova Constantia well beyond what exists in the traditional luxury hotel market in South Africa. The fundamentals of this service is the individual attention paid to each guest ahead of their arrival, ensuring their vacation is as unique and memorable as possible.
Cape Town and the Western Cape region offer an amazing variety of activities, which when tailor suited to the individual can satisfy even the most adventurous traveller, serious shopper or lazy lounger.For more information please click here to contact us
Activities nearby and surrounding areas
Wining, tasting and dining in Constantia Valley’s finest
Constantia Valley also known as Cape Town’s Vineyard proudly boasts with some of the first wine farms in South Africa. Travellers are spoilt for choice when it comes to selecting which award winning wine farm they would like to frequent. We can arrange guide tours or drivers allowing guests to truly enjoy their experience.
Fishing trips at Hout Bay habour
The nearby village of Hout Bay with its famous fishing harbour lies within a 15 minutes drive from our hotel. A half-day or full day trip can be arranged on a sailing or motor boat. Sunset cruises and deep sea fishing trips are the most popular.View Website
Table Mountain trips and tours
A must-see for every visitor is the top of the famous Table Mountain. A state-of-the-art revolving cable car takes you safely to the top affording a 360 degree view over the city of Cape Town – the height of Table Mountain at its highest point is 1085m. For the more adventurous, there are many climbing or hiking trails should you prefer this route.View Website
Kirstenbosch Gardens and Concerts
The Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden is world-renowned for its beauty and diversity of the Cape flora it displays and for the magnificence of its setting against the eastern slopes of Table Mountain. Guided tours are offered as well as picnics and sunset concerts of both popular and classical music on the premises.View Website
Shopping at V&A Waterfront
Situated between Robben Island and Table Mountain in the heart of Cape Town’s working harbour, the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront has become South Africa’s most visited destination. Set against a backdrop of magnificent sea and mountain views, it offers a mélange of exciting shopping and entertainment venues.View Website
Cape Point trips
Cape Point, the South Western tip of Africa is a short drive away and definitely worth the visit. The views are nothing short of spectacular and make for a most memorable experience. Make a day of it and stop by Diaz Beach which boasts as one of the most private secluded beaches in Cape Town followed by lunch at the Two Oceans Restaurant.View Website
Red Bus Link
The wind in your hair, a cooling breeze playing over your skin, sun on your shoulders, and a magnificent, lofty view of the sites – this is some of what you can expect on a City Sightseeing open-top bus tour. Explore Cape Town at your own pace. Hop off and on at any of their stops with your ticket.View Website
The Constantia Wine Tour
Take a trip into history and visit a host of iconic centuries-old wine estates just minutes from our hotel. The first vineyards in Constantia date as far back as 1685 and have since been producing award winning wines which you can enjoy when you taking an exclusive tour of the Constantia Wine Estates.
Enjoy a myriad of sights and trails on horseback. Set in the majestic Constantia Valley, Alassio Stables offers horse riders, both novice and advanced, an unbelievable opportunity to enjoy breathtaking views across to the ocean whilst riding through vineyards completely enveloped by nature.View Website
Boat Based Whale Watching:
Operating around the world famous Dyer Island, our 2.5 hour trip will introduce you to the Marine Big 5 (whales, great white sharks, dolphins, seals and penguins). Our on board marine biologist will be on hand to teach you more about the amazing animals that visit our shores. We are certified by Fair Trade in Tourism, live by our motto ‘Discover and Protect’ and work together with the Dyer Island Conservation Trust.
Enjoy golfing in Cape Town
Centrally located Constantia Valley proudly boasts with some of the world best golf courses such as the acclaimed Steenberg golf course and breathtaking Westlake course. These picturesque estates are situated mere minutes from the Cape Town city centre, yet boasts with serenity which makes one feel miles away from the world.
Constantia and its surrounds truly is a scene from a magical fairytale. With so much lush vegetation and tall oak trees, there is a myriad of picnic spots available for you to enjoy. Our professional concierge can arrange for you to enjoy your basket under the warming sun rays in the most breathtaking of venues.
Enjoy panoramic views of the city on one of the numerous hiking trails in the area
Some of the most popular hiking trails start literally from our doorstep. By ascending from the Constantia Nek, you can explore the top of Table Mountain on foot, enjoying the magnificent panoramic views over the whole of Cape Town.