Vineyard Hotel in Newlands, Cape Town

Vineyard Hotel in Newlands, Cape Town

This is the Vineyard Hotel in Newlands, Cape Town .. how could you not love waking up to this !!!    We stayed here for two nights .. such a treat !!!

Copy of IMG_3568

On windy days umbrellas are lowered.  From our window they looked like fallen toy soldiers ..

Copy of IMG_3571

Most of the décor in the rooms isn’t to my liking but it’s very very comfortable

Copy of IMG_3614

Over the tree tops to the side of Table Mountain .. view from our room on the 3rd floor …

Copy of IMG_3616

One of the eight resident tortoises ..

Copy of IMG_3612

Each floor is decorated differently with original artworks.  Our floor had needlecraft : cross-stitch, appliqué, embroidery and combinations thereof.  These are just a few …


Copy of IMG_3617

Hubby and I have stayed here several times and there’s always a bowl of fresh apples in the foyer …

Copy of IMG_3683

Writings, drawings and paintings by Lady Anne Barnard, whose home this was in the 1700’s ..

Copy of IMG_3677

…..  My post from a previous visit refers to the story behind it’s beginnings

Part of the original home ..  (more photos in ‘my post from a previous visit’ )

Copy of IMG_3675

Copy of IMG_3676

Copy of IMG_3673

(I nipped across the road to take a photograph of this cricket ground) ..

Copy of IMG_3672

Hotel pub …

Copy of IMG_3656

Gorgeous original building ….

Copy of IMG_3619

Copy of IMG_3618

Next post will be a stroll through the beautiful lush gardens of The Vineyard …

Copy of IMG_3654

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

%d bloggers like this: