City of Romance

A city of natural wonders, Cape Town is a beautiful romantic getaway. But when you consider the array of fine dining and intimate experiences it has to offer, the city could easily be categorised as a city of love. Indulge your special someone in a holiday for two, where you’ll take in the sunset on Table Mountain, sample local oysters and French champagne, overwhelm the senses with chocolate delights and pamper yourselves with a couple’s spa package.


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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.

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Romantic Getaway Weekend HIGHLIGHTS

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.

Take in a show at GrandWest


GrandWest is the premier entertainment and nightlife hub in Cape Town. It plays host to a range of international and local theatre, including live concerts, performances, comedy shows and more. Book tickets for the show that tickles your fancy most, then make a night of it and enjoy dinner and drinks before the show. In addition to having a number of highly-praised restaurant and bar offerings, there’s also a casino where you can have a cheeky go at the tables if you’re feeling lucky.

Oysters & champagne at the African Pride Hotel

Orange Street, CBD

Famed for an aphrodisiac quality, oysters paired with champagne is a seductive duo. At the glamorous Murano Bar in the African Pride 15 on Orange Hotel, you and your loved one can sample famed West Coast Oysters paired with authentic French champagnes. Choose a seat at the bar to soak up the trendy atmosphere, or take the romance up a notch and choose one of the private pods built for two above the bar.

Couples spa day at Twelve Apostles Hotel

Camps Bay

The couple’s spa package from Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa is designed to make you forget wintry Cape Town and indulge in your romantic side. Start with a Rasul mud bath with rose petals and aroma oils, before soaking up the breath-taking views of the Twelve Apostles mountains and Atlantic Ocean from the outdoor enclosed gazebo. Then, indulge in an hour-long dual Swedish massage before ending the afternoon with a bottle of sparkling wine in the heated rock pool and a delicious spa lunch.

Sunset on Table Mountain

Table Mountain

Is there anything more romantic than watching a beautiful sunset in a dramatic location with your loved one? Little wonder Table Mountain has been the site for many a marriage proposal. Pack a picnic basket with your sweetheart’s favourite treats and some bubbly and marvel at the many hues as the sun dips below and the city lights twinkle in the distance.

Dinner at Greenhouse

The Cellars-Hohenort

Greenhouse is the flagship restaurant of The Collection by Liz McGrath, and a celebration of African flavours. Ranked number four in the 2015 Eat Out Awards, the menu here changes with the season, guaranteeing fresh, local ingredients - often from their own garden. Expect dishes that arrive with drama and detail, artfully prepared and packed with flavour. The nine dish tasting menu begins with a daring amuse bouche, before taking you on a taste experience that will remind you what find dining is all about.

Chocolate classes at the Lindt Studio

Cape Quarter Village

Let the passionate LINDT Master Chocolatiers take you on a sensory journey that covers the history and heritage of chocolate. The one-hour class includes a bean to bar presentation, along with a sensory taste test that will challenge your five senses with cool, smooth and melting delicacies. Your sweet tooth is sure to be sated as you learn how to appreciate premium chocolate.

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