NETFLIX AND WINE PAIRING We all love to stream a great movie or series with a glass of wine in hand, but do you think the enjoyment of the selected movie would be enhanced by the correct wine pairing? We think so! Let’s take a look at the current Top 10 Trending Movies on Netflix in South Africa today, Thursday 2 April 2020. 1.The Mask Mask on, he’s a wacky charmer. Mask off, he’s a timid clerk. But now the […]
A DIY SPA DAY AT HOME There is no reason to skip your monthly spa day while at home. Our Spa Therapists from Steenberg Spa have created the perfect skincare regime that you can do at home with a handful of ingredients. Facial Cleanse as normal and then use this combination of ingredients to exfoliate after cleansing: Exfoliate: Soak oats in water with a little bit of honey. Apply the oats to your face and move in a circular motion […]
20 March 2020 Dear friends and family of Steenberg We find ourselves in troublesome times as we all attempt to navigate this new and unknown territory brought upon us by the Coronavirus pandemic. As we begin to understand the wide-reaching consequences of COVID-19 on our country and its people, we all need to play our part in helping President Cyril Ramaphosa in his attempts to “flatten the curve” and minimise the spread. We wish to assure you that to date, […]
APRIL STEENBERG SPA SPECIAL For the month of April, we have created a wonderful package to assist in releasing tension in your back while beautifying your hands or feet. This package includes a Back Massage with a Classic Manicure or Pedicure at R950 per person for a total treatment time of 90 minutes. Upgrade to a signature massage for R150 per person, or upgrade to gel polish for R120 per person. Valid from 1 – 30 April 2020. Book on […]
CHILDREN EAT FOR FREE AT TRYN RESTAURANT For the months of March and April, children under the age of 12 years are invited to eat for free at Tryn, Steenberg’s new signature restaurant. Parents can enjoy dishes like Chef Kerry Kilpin’s Ash Crusted Chevin or Tempura Prawns as starters, as well as a selection of main courses including Ethically Sourced Fish and Pork Belly. Children can enjoy the Pasta of the Day or Panfried Fish, amongst other delicious dishes created […]
Built between 1666 and 1679 by the Dutch East India Company (VOC) as a maritime replenishment station, the Castle of Good Hope is the oldest surviving colonial building in South Africa. From 1678 it was the centre of civilian, administrative and military life at the Cape, until the settlement grew and some functions and activities moved away from the Castle. Today the Castle is the seat of the military in the Cape, and houses the Castle Military Museum and Iziko […]
From the 17th to the 20th centuries, Robben Island served as a place of imprisonment to African leaders, Dutch and British soldiers and anti-apartheid activists, including South Africa’s first democratic President, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela.
Discover the Whale Route. During the Southern winters, the whales’ feeding areas are drastically reduced by the increase in ice flow from the Antarctic. These mammals migrate to warmer waters near Hermanus where they can be seen in large numbers and where they co-habit the waters with dolphins, seals, penguins and great white sharks. Pass through the coastal towns of Gordon’s Bay, Pringle Bay and Betty’s Bay.
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden is acclaimed as one of the great botanic gardens of the world. Few gardens can match the sheer grandeur of the setting of Kirstenbosch, against the eastern slopes of Cape Town’s Table Mountain. Kirstenbosch was established in 1913 to promote, conserve and display the extraordinarily rich and diverse flora of southern Africa, and was the first botanic garden in the world to be devoted to a country’s indigenous flora.
Boulders Penguin Colony in Simons Town is home to a unique and endangered land-based colony of African Penguins. This colony is one of only a few in the world, and the site has become famous and a popular international tourist destination.
Steenberg’s breath-taking natural surrounds make for a most enjoyable stroll. Take in the unparalleled scenery on our Steenberg Walking Trail, an easy, picturesque meander that starts and ends at the Steenberg Hotel. This trail passes a historic graveyard, winds through the expansive vineyards, past the winery (walking is thirsty work, after all!), a scenic dam, and the Steenberg Golf Estate. Steenberg’s surrounding areas offer a plethora of hiking opportunities, taking advantage of Cape Town’s famed flora, fauna and natural beauty. […]