October Packages at The Alphen Boutique Hotel

4 Oct

We’ve taken another step towards summer and the five-star Alphen Boutique Hotel, in Cape Town’s leafy Constantia Valley, has packages to prepare you for the party season. CONFERENCE FOR FREE Spend a night and get a conference for free! Includes: Breakfast served in la Belle Bistro & Bakery Free WiFi Tasty turn-down treat Subject to [...]

Hot News For Cool Travellers

4 Oct

The Kove Collection Proudly Presents The Marley In December you can expect the veil to lift off our 11-suite, five-star boutique hotel : The Marly, located on Camps Bay’s glittering strip. Taking its name from Chateau de Marly, built in the 17th Century for the leisure activities of Louis XIV and his family, says it [...]

What will you be sipping on this summer?

2 Oct

What will you be sipping on this summer? Last minute changes and little touches are underway at the moment and the hotel is abuzz with the Rose Bar‘s summer opening just around the corner…It’s safe to say we all can’t wait for the opening night to reap the rewards of our hard work and dive [...]

Go Away Winter!

11 Sep

At the time of us writing this blog the rain was pummelling down outside, the wind was howling away like an angry woman who’s just been told those shoes are not part of the promotion and pictures of floods were going viral all over social media networks, it seemed so hard to believe that spring [...]

LA BELLE BISTRO & BAKERY NEW PASTRY SELECTION

2 Sep

Should you have a sweet tooth you will be unable to resist the following mouth-watering additions to our already popular pastry selection: Mocca Slice, Chocolate Brulee Gateaux, Ouma’s Herzoggies, Peanut Butter Fudge, Cranberry & Apple Bran Muffins. Scones, jam and cream are a treat reserved for weekends only. We also cater for those with gluten [...]

5 ROOMS RESTAURANT – NEW MENU TAKES SHAPE

2 Sep

Our recently-appointed executive chef, Charl Coetzee of la Belle Bistro & Bakery has been tasked to take our 5 Rooms Restaurant menu to the next level. The result is an explosion of flavour. Meals can be enjoyed under the stars or in the cosy comfort of indoors where our five original delft fireplaces add warmth [...]

ENJOY CRAYFISH BRAAIS THIS OCTOBER WITH THE ROSE BAR’S RE-OPENING

2 Sep

With summer on the horizon, our popular outdoor lounge, The Rose Bar, gears up for a garden-party season extraordinaire. Our pièce de résistance however, is the launch of our Friday, Saturday and Sunday crayfish braais starting at 12:30. More about this later… http://www.alphen.co.za/contact_us Share this

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