Glen Avon Lodge is a first-class, family owned five-star Boutique Hotel, and is situated on the outskirts of Cape Town in the suburb of Constantia, which is the oldest wine growing area in South Africa. The international airport of Cape Town is about 25 minutes by car. The hotel offers a peaceful and relaxing atmosphere and is an excellent starting point for excursions to Cape Town’s historic centre or to the Waterfront, a visit to the spectacular new MOCAA Museum of Contemporary Art or a ride on the cable car to the famous Table Mountain. Other possible excursions include the vineyards around Stellenbosch and Franschhoek, the white sandy beaches of False Bay and the Atlantic Ocean, Hout Bay with its seal island and – last but not least – the Cape of Good Hope.
The valley of Constantia at the foot of the Table Mountain is home to world-famous wineries that invite you to a wine tasting. Only a short drive away by rental car or taxi, are the Botanical Garden of Kirstenbosch, the Steenberg Estate with a first-class golf course and the Norval Foundation Museum, which was opened in 2018. Not far away, are other golf courses such as Westlake, Clovelly, Royal Cape etc. In Constantia itself, there are some excellent restaurants, which are among the most famous in the country and offer creative top cuisine at moderate prices.
This Boutique hotel Glen Avon Lodge with a very personal touch, is quietly located in an elegant residential area of Constantia. It has 21 individually designed rooms and suites. They are spacious and furnished in a classic style. An individually adjustable air conditioning system is of course provided as are modern natural stone bathrooms with a separate shower cubicle, a mini-bar as well as a coffee machine, a safe and WLAN reception. Each room or suite has its own terrace or balcony with a view of the beautiful country-style garden with its fragrant rose bushes. Here, you will also find sun lounges and an 11 metres long solar heated swimming pool.
The historic manor house in the classic Cape Dutch architectural style houses a cosy lounge and the stylish restaurant, which is known for its excellent cuisine. Here or on the terrace, guests can enjoy a sumptuous South African breakfast. In the evening a Table d’Hote Menu is served, which does not have to fear a comparison with the best Cape Town restaurants. The wine list offers an excellent selection of first-class wines from Constantia and the other South African wine-growing regions.
Awarded “Green Champion Certificate” for Sustainable Tourism Management 2018