Rugby - Newlands Rugby Stadium hosts both international and domestic rugby matches. The stadium is an easy 1km walk from Newlands Guest House.
Cricket - likewise, Newlands Cricket Ground, adjacent to the rugby stadium, is within walking distance from the guest house. It is a buzz during the summer months with international and domestic matches.
Shopping - Cavendish Square is located 2km away. It is an upmarket shopping mall with a wide array of stores plus cinemas and a variety of restaurant options. Secure parking is available within the centre.
Restaurants - there are many restaurants in the area, either within walking distance or a short drive away. A favourite is the iconic Foresters Arms ("Forries") which offers meals to suit all ages and tastes either outside in the garden during the summer months or in the cosy pub during winter.
Kirstenbosh Botanical Gardens - comprises over 500 hectares of lawns and indigenous gardens under the back drop of the eastern side of Table Mountain. There are restaurants, a superb gift shop and book shop available for visitors.
Newlands Forest - for active guests, Newlands Forest is a great place to walk or jog. For the more adventurous, trails on to Table Mountain and Devils Peak can be accessed.
V&A Waterfront - the Waterfront is 15 mins away by car. There are many attractions here - wonderful shops, restaurants, art and culture.
University of Cape Town - for those involved with the University, UCT is on our door step - a 10 minute walk or quick drive away.
Other Attractions - Tours - We can organise personalised tours to local destinations such as Boulders Penguins, Cape Point and the Winelands. For those wishing to travel further afield, tours to the Garden Route, West Coast and an overnight Safari with game viewing can be arranged.