Tintswalo Atlantic

With iconic Chapman’s Peak as a backdrop, award-winning Tintswalo Atlantic is perfectly positioned for explorations of beautiful Cape Town.

Set amid delicate indigenous fynbos on a pebbly beach with Chapman’s Peak as a backdrop, Tintswalo Atlantic is perfectly positioned for explorations of Cape Town, Hout Bay’s wonderful World of Birds, Table Mountain National Park and the nearby Constantia winelands. This award-winning boutique property offers just 11 beautiful suites, each simple on the outside yet lavishly decorated on the inside.

No two suites at Tintswalo Atlantic identical but they are all equally luxurious, with flatscreen TVs, fireplaces and a balcony or terrace with Atlantic Ocean views. All are named after islands – Lamu, Sicily, Java – for which their decor is themed. Constructed in timber and glass, the lodge’s communal areas comprise of an interactive kitchen, wine cellar, dining room, lounge, saltwater pool, spa and sun deck.

Should you wish to go great white shark diving, wine tasting, play a round of golf or whale-watching, simply ask the friendly staff. Alternatively, make the most of Tintswalo Atlantic’s poolside food and beverage service, or curl up with a good book by the inviting fireplace.

Location

How to get to Tintswalo Atlantic

Set in the beautiful coastal hamlet of Hout Bay, Tintswalo Atlantic is around 40 minutes by road from both the centre of Cape Town and the international airport.  

Activities at Tintswalo Atlantic

  • Cape Town city tour
  • Cape Township visit
  • Cape Point visit
  • Cape Malay cooking school
  • Robben Island excursion

*Some activities are available at extra cost.

Tintswalo Atlantic Highlights

  • An elegant property on the historic V & A Waterfront
  • One of Cape Town’s best boutique hotels
  • Offering unrivalled service and a wealth of premium facilities
  • 120 generous guestrooms with views of the water
  • An award-winning bar and onsite restaurant

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Below are some of our preferred hotels and accommodations in Cape Town. Please contact us to tailor accommodation options to suit the style of your trip and your budget.

Cape Grace Hotel

Right on Cape Town’s historic V & A Waterfront, the elegant Cape Grace Hotel offers world-class facilities and outstanding service.

One&Only Cape Town

The One&Only Cape Town offers unrivalled luxury from its enviable location on the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront.

Taj Cape Town

Situated in one of the most historic areas of Cape Town, Taj Cape Town is synonymous with the highest standards of service and style.

The Commodore Hotel

Located at the popular Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, The Commodore Hotel accommodates guests in 234 elegantly furnished rooms and suites with views of the harbour and Tale Mountain.

The Portswood Hotel

Experience Cape Town’s rich history at the Portswood, whose lobby and restaurant are built around a 300-year old well and cells that held prisoners en-route to Robben Island.

The Silo

Towering over Cape Town's vibrant V&A Waterfront, The Silo is a celebration of cutting edge architecture, contemporary art and modern luxury.

Tintswalo Atlantic

With iconic Chapman’s Peak as a backdrop, award-winning Tintswalo Atlantic is perfectly positioned for explorations of beautiful Cape Town.

Victoria & Alfred Hotel

The classic Victoria & Alfred Hotel is a haven of old-world character and personalised service right on Cape Town’s vibrant V & A Waterfront.

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South Africa Overview

Why travel to South Africa? 
Described as “a world in one country” South Africa is more than just a safari destination. The wildlife of Kruger and the many private reserves throughout the country are complemented by South Africa’s fascinating history and diverse cultures, the beautiful coastline and majestic landscapes of the Cape. 

 When is the best time to view animals in South Africa?
Gameviewing is best during the dry season (May-Oct); however the summer months are good for general touring and sightseeing. 

What is the culture of South Africa? 
There are many different cultures including Zulu, Swazi, Xhosa, Indian, Cape Malay and European. As a result, there are many unique culinary dishes as well as distinct music and dance. Elegant Cape Dutch architecture is also a highlight of South Africa’s cape. 

What is the climate in South Africa? 
The inland plateau has a temperate climate (17°-30°C), whilst the coast is subtropical and more humid (22°-30°C). The seasons are the same as Australia, however most of the rain falls in summer. Winters are dry and sunny, but nights can be very cold. The Western Cape is the exception, with a “Mediterranean” climate – cool, wet winters and warm dry summers (17°-24°C). 

What can I combine South Africa with?
South Africa is easily combined with neighbouring Botswana, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Mozambique, Zambia or the nearby tropical island of Mauritius. Johannesburg is a very popular gateway to most of southern and eastern Africa.  

How to get to South Africa?
Many major airlines including South African Airways, Qantas, Etihad, Emirates, Kenya Airways, Qatar, Singapore Airways and British Airways fly into Johannesburg OR Tambo International Airport. There are also many regional and domestic carriers that service local cities such as Cape Town and the Kruger National Park area. 

US – South African Airways fly’s directly to east coast cities including New York and Washington. Delta Airlines is another option to consider flying directly to Johannesburg from Atlanta.  

UK / Europe – There are direct flights to OR Tambo International Airport with South African Airways from London-Heathrow, Frankfurt and Munich. Major European Airlines flying directly into Johannesburg include British Airways, Air France, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Lufthansa and Swiss International Airlines.  

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