Lights, camera, action!

This is a pink weekend meant for the glamorous! Start with a visit to the exquisite Franschhoek Cap Classique & Champagne Festival, which pairs the best bubbly with the natural beauty of Franschhoek. The weekend continues with cabaret at the hip and happening Gate 69’s intimate theatre. Then, enjoy a cocktail at the iconic de Waterfront landmark, Café Manhattan and see why well-heeled luxury visitors flock to the Cape Quarter for boutique shopping. Top it all off with a gastronomic picnic on the green lawns of Groot Constantia, and you’ll feel like you’ve lived in the lap of luxury.


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Find the best package deals incl return flights in economy from Jo’burg or Durban (airline levy incl), 2 nights in a hotel and 2 days car rental. Package dates available from Thursday – Monday, with a minimum 2 night stay and a maximum 4 night stay. To book: Call 0861 102 137.

Weekend Wake Up Deals & Specials


Whether you’re in Cape Town for an ordinary weekday or an extraordinary weekend, here’s a selection of our top experiences to suit all tastes and budgets. You can book directly, or get in touch with us to make it even easier.

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Franschhoek Cap Classique & Champagne Festival


Sample South African made bubbles, known as Méthode Cap Classique, along with France's best Champagnes at this weekend festival of food and drink. Held in Franschhoek, the charming town is filled with food and wine lovers who dress up for the occasion and enjoy a multitude of tastings, along with local nibbles.

Picnic basket Simon's Groot Constantia

Groot Constantia

For an idyllic break from the city hustle and bustle, let Simon’s Deli pack you a picnic to be enjoyed on the rolling green hills of Groot Constantia. The wine estate is a heritage site, and is also South Africa's first vineyard. Sitting within this gorgeous setting, be sure to enjoy this scrumptious picnic with a glass of the estate's wine.

Cape Quarter shopping

De Waterkant

The Cape Quarter is one of the most unique retail experiences in Cape Town, boasting an selection of boutique and big-name brands. Join the see and be seen crowd that flocks here shopping for fashion and jewellery, accessories, inspired art and rare antiques and collectibles.

Café Manhattan afternoon cocktails

De Waterkant

Have a cheeky afternoon cocktail on the terrace of Café Manhattan amid the eatery's decor that hints at the Wild West with a splash of mischief. A well-know and much-loved watering hole, this popular hangout is perfect for sundowners, dinner or an evening of adventure with a touch of naughtiness.

Cape Town Gay Tours City Walking Tour

Diep River

This gay-friendly tour is all about meeting new friends in Cape Town and getting to know the city. Take in the landmarks including the Castle, Green Market Square, the District Six Museum and City Hall, all while navigating the city on foot with a knowledgeable guide.

Cabaret at Gate 69

Bree Street

Expect a sensory experience in this cosy, intimate and one-of-a-kind cabaret theatre. The show boasts some of the city's most entertaining acts, making for a top-class night of entertainment. Take it all in while indulging in a delicious mezze platter paired with the drinks of your choice at the exquisite downstairs bar.

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