A spanking good time!

Are you ready for a weekend of extravagance, fun and romance? Start off with a visit to Clifton’s 3rd beach to get a glimpse of the Atlantic Ocean and the beautiful crowd that congregates there. This beach is well-known for its sunsets and the energy of the handsome and bronzed. Then, take Cape Town at your own pace by exploring your favourite attractions on the City Sightseeing hop-on, hop-off bus tour. Visit the Alexander Bar and Theatre for a warm and inviting evening of live music, comedy and good company before a day of shopping at the world renowned Baraka Gift Shop for a few take home momentos.


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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.

Contact the Cape Town Tourism call centre to book your experiences.

Shop at Baraka Gifts Cape Quarter

De Waterkant

Go on an inspiring shopping journey to a world filled with an eclectic jewellery, arts, crafts, vintage items and more at this renowned shop in the bustling Cape Quarter mall. Expect to find unique African goods that are unlike the usual curio variety, including hand-woven Zulu baskets made from recycled telephone wire, stunning patterned scarves and much more.

Cocktails at Planet Bar at Belmond Mount Nelson hotel


The glittering Planet Bar is a chic, contemporary lounge that offers an extensive cocktail menu. The bar’s comfy couches, quirky touches and celestial décor create a relaxing ambiance. In addition to its trendy and luxe crowd, it's an ideal place to people watch over a pre- or post-dinner cocktail.

Alexander Bar & Theatre

Strand Street

Alexander Bar and Theatre is filled with old-world charm and leading South African talent. The lounge is as welcoming as a living room, with fun rotary telephones visitors can use to order drinks from the bar. Upstairs, the theatre presents an intimate environment for a regular line-up of vibrant and thought-provoking productions.

Hop on Hop off Tour with City Sightseeing

Long Street

Choose your own sightseeing adventure with the City Sightseeing Bus tour. You can hop off at the stops that you fancy most, and spend as much time as you like exploring before hopping back on and continuing the tour. Choose from popular routes including the Red City Tour, Blue Mini Peninsula Tour, Yellow Downtown Tour and the Purple Wine Tour, or get a combo pass and try them all!

Sundowners at Roundhouse

Camps Bay

Enjoy the stunning South African sunset as it puts on a colourful display over the Atlantic Ocean. Viewed from the lush lawns at The Roundhouse, nestled in trendy Camps Bay, there is nothing to come between you, the view and your favourite drink. The Roundhouse is home to a five-star restaurant, and boasts a rich history as old as the Cape itself.

Beach at Clifton 3rd


Clifton 3rd beach is one of the top gay beaches in the world. Sit on the Atlantic Seaboard sands and soak up the sun while people spotting amongst the shirtless hotties. It’s a place to see and be seen and as the beach faces west, stunning sunsets and yachts lying at anchor add to the exotic flavour.

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