An exclusive clifftop mansion with bespoke style overlooking Cape Town’s Clifton beaches

A picture of privacy and exclusivity, 21 Nettleton Boutique Hotel & Private Residence offers only 5 rooms and a penthouse, all well-appointed and stylishly enhanced with beautiful art, antique furniture and plush decorations. Guests can relax in style at the pool, on the garden terrace or in one of the lounges. Some of the many wellness experiences include spa treatments, farm-to-table dining, beach activities, guided hiking, and in-house personal training. With its 5-star service, guests can experience living in luxury in one of the most affluent areas of Cape Town. Eventful days come to an end with starry garden dinners paired with a top-class South African vintage.

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Best time to go to Atlantic Seaboard

As a suburb of Cape Town, the Atlantic Seaboard has a Mediterranean climate, with warm and dry summers offset by cooler, wetter winters. Cape Town sees the bulk of its rainfall in the winter, between June and August, when storms and strong winds create stark contrast between the breathless, hot summer days from November to March. However, even Cape Town’s winters feature a number of beautiful days to enjoy.


Lions Head Room

The Lions Head Room is a light, relaxing and graceful space with a nomadic theme and a double-volume ceiling. The suite has 1 double bed, a bathroom with a shower, and a view of one side of Lions Head. Guests at Lion’s Head Room have access to the main bar and coffee station.

King Room

The King Room features striking yet elegant decorations with a super king-size bed. The open-plan bathroom has hardwood floors, a freestanding bathtub and a walk-in shower, while the outdoor terrace overlooks the ocean and the Twelve Apostles. The private suite includes a separate lounge area and interconnects with the Queen Suite.

Queen Suite

The Queen Suite features a king-size bed, a walk-in closet, a free-standing bath in the bedroom, and an en-suite bathroom with a walk-in shower. The spacious suite is adorned with floral patterns, a Flemish tapestry and a hand-carved desk piece. A large private outdoor terrace offers views of the ocean and the Twelve Apostles.

Emperor Suite

The Emperor Suite features a king-size bed, a bathroom with his-and-hers wash basins, separate dressing room and lounge areas, and a hidden pull-down Murphy bed for children. Inspired by Asia and Africa, this spacious suite is adorned with antique pieces and granite floor inlays. The private terrace allows stunning mountain and ocean views.

Presidential Penthouse Suite

The Presidential Penthouse Suite is private, decorated with distinctive class, and boasts 360-degree ocean and mountain views with multiple balconies. It includes 1 king-sized bed, a double rollaway, 2 bathrooms and a steam room. Guests can enjoy a minibar, snackbar, daybed, dining area, separate lounge area and a drawing room with a fireplace.

5 Bedroom Villa

The 5 Bedroom Villa option offers guests access to 5 bedrooms in the villa, excluding the Presidential Penthouse Suite. This includes the Lions Head Room, the King Room, the Queen Suite, the Emperor Suite and the Steinway Suite. The King Room comes with a super king-sized bed and the remainder with king-sized beds.

6 Bedroom Exclusive Use

The 6 Bedroom Exclusive Use option allows guests, with children of all ages, to make use of all 6 suites, plus the pool, sauna, steam room, lounges, terraces and the other 21 Nettleton facilities. Each suite comes with a queen- or king-sized bed and an en-suite bathroom.

Steinway Suite

The Steinway Suite features a king-size bed, views of the Twelve Apostles, and a large terrace overlooking the ocean. Guests will be delighted to find a Steinway Grand Piano inside the well-appointed area. It also includes a minibar, snacks, tea-and-coffee-making facilities, a private library, a separate lounge and an indoor dining area.

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