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Spring Guidelines For The Avid Gardener

30 Aug

The Egyptian geese and their ducklings that parade around our gardens tell us there are certain tasks to complete and we’d like to share a few tips. By planting Diospyros Whyteana (Monkey Bladder) and Halleria Lucida we attract little sugarbirds in great numbers Because the weather hasn’t yet settled, we suggest you plant petunias mid [...]

The Alphen’s Bespoke Bathroom Butler Pamper

30 Aug

While you dine in five-star elegance in one of our eateries we will run your bath, add the specially-formulated fragrance of your choice, and the magical ingredients that promise a restful night’s sleep. Candles, incense, body scrub, champagne are all part of this enchanting extravagance. And remember our Romance Pamper – it’s that; and more… [...]

Work & Play This Winter at the Alphen

26 Aug

Work & Play This Winter at the Alphen   View out latest newsletter here Share this

Women’s Month At The Alphen

5 Aug

August is Women’s Month at The Alphen 5 Star Boutique Hotel. In honour of women everywhere we have crafted winter pamper packages to put the ladies in your life first. With two restaurants and a bar on your doorstep, and Cape Town only 15kms away, why not make our wonderland in the Constantia Valley the [...]

La Belle Bistro & Bakery Winter Recipe

5 Aug

Slow Braised Lamb Shoulder with Roast Garlic Mash   Click here to download the recipe Share this

The Rose Bar Winter Promotions

5 Aug

For the ladies out there wanting to relax over post work drinks on a Friday, or the couples up for Saturday afternoon lazing around, The Alphen 5 Star Boutique Hotel welcomes the Rose Bar weekend specials.   With gourmet Tapas platters, including wine for two, from only R160, we invite you to enjoy your Tempura [...]

You are the History of the Future at The Alphen 5 Star Boutique Hotel!

29 Jul

When studying The Alphen 5 Star Boutique Hotel archives one soon realises what rich history can be found within the walls and grounds of our amazing homestead and grounds. What is even more impressive to note is how this 300 year old living landmark ties into the rich history of the Constantia Valley. Back in [...]

Newsletter July 2013

10 Jul

Nestled in the timeless Constantia Valley, Cape Town’s oldest wine route, The Five Star Alphen Boutique Hotel offers respite just 15km from the bustle of the city. With fireplaces in abundance and where culinary choices abound, why not make the Constantia Valley your cosy wonderland escape this winter. View out latest newsletter here Share this

New Menu Launch for 5 Rooms Restaurant

21 Nov

Our newly arrived Executive Chef Alistaire Lawrence, who hails from famous fine dining restaurants such as Eight @ Spier, Signal @ Cape Grace and Roots Gourmet Restaurant at Forum Homini, together with his team, compliment the tapestry of 5 Rooms Restaurant by launching a succulent and exciting menu promising an eclectic blend of colour, texture [...]

Coming this Summer!

1 Oct

5 Rooms’ Summer Specials and Champagne & Oyster Bar We made the top 10 list for ‘Best Winter Specials in Cape Town’…our Summer Specials are next! Champagne & Oyster Bar Opening Soon The New & Extended Rose Bar with Sushi Section We’re making your best-loved social venue in the Suburbs bigger and better with a [...]