Cape Town’s best-kept secret

Tintswalo Atlantic -Birdseye View

Tintswalo Atlantic, Cape Town’s iconic boutique hotel on Chapman’s Peak Drive boasts a breathtaking location on the shoreline. Private and exclusive, it is situated within the Table Mountain National Park. The secluded setting is surrounded by the ocean and fragrant fynbos, yet within easy reach of the attractions of the Mother City.

The end of 2020 saw the dawn of a new era of dining at Tintswalo Atlantic. Despite extremely difficult times in the hospitality industry, a successful collaboration between Tintswalo Atlantic and Chefs Warehouse has brought an exciting new restaurant to Cape Town’s dining scene. Chefs Warehouse at Tintswalo Atlantic features Liam Tomlin’s fine-dining quality global tapas concept brought to table by Chef Patron Ivor Jones, General Manager Jami de Witt and Head Chef Braam Beyers.

A set menu of contemporary tapas comprises of small plates for sharing in four courses. Ingredients are fresh, local and sustainable, paying homage to the ocean at its doorstep. A vegetarian menu is available while signature dishes oysters and risotto always feature on the menu. There is an option of a cheese course and a selection of desserts that may be ordered too.

Few places in the world offer dining so close to the wild Atlantic Ocean. A multi-sensory experience that takes place on the sprawling wooden deck, here guests may immerse themselves in the idyllic views and fresh sea breeze, or dine in the stylish dining room in cooler weather. Having received rave reviews during its first season of trading, patrons love the restaurant and bookings are taken months in advance. There simply is no better place to celebrate life and enjoy an unforgettable dining experience.

The boutique hotel has been freshly decorated in the signature blue and turquoise shades by the owners, mother and daughter team Gaye Corbett and Lisa Goosen. The new, private Residents’ Lounge is stylishly decorated with a touch of glamour, and includes a cosy fireplace, as well as outdoor seating under the Milkwood trees. It leads to the Massage Room and a temperature-controlled plunge pool with a sundeck and loungers overlooking the Atlantic Ocean where guests may daydream and soak up the sun. A range of sightseeing excursions may be booked, as well as transfers to the city’s tourist attractions.

Eight Islands Suites and a luxurious 2-bedroom Villa with a separate living area and terrace offer glorious views across the crashing waves. Individually themed and decorated, the suites are named after some of the world’s most famous islands, ranging from Robben Island, Madagascar and Zanzibar, to Corsica and Sicily. The suites are spacious, each with its own private deck and a lounge area with a wood burning fireplace, and a beverage station complete with an espresso machine. Spacious en-suite bathrooms have walk-in showers, dual basins and Victorian baths with a selection of fragrant soaps and pampering bath products.

Lauded as one of Cape Town’s best sunset spots, the golden hour is celebrated in style at Tintswalo Atlantic. Guests are invited to toast the special moment when the sun dips into the horizon with a complimentary signature Sundowner Cocktail of the Day and a selection of canapés.  After a good night’s rest breakfast is an extravagant, multi-course affair that is included in the rack rate.

Widely known for its warm, authentic South African hospitality, Tintswalo Atlantic is one of Cape Town’s most romantic hotels. It is a popular venue for exclusive-use weddings, as well as engagements, honeymoons, anniversaries and babymoons. Wedding and function packages are available, while it also caters for both corporate clients and families with services tailormade for any occasion.

A short scenic drive from the Cape Town CBD, Tintswalo Atlantic boasts a breathtaking location and is within easy reach of the Constantia winelands, Cape Point and many other attractions. Surrounded by fragrant fynbos and overlooking the stormy seas and cerulean blue of the Atlantic Ocean, it is the ultimate destination for a romantic break or to celebrate a special occasion as a sanctuary for those wanting to relax, rejuvenate and reconnect with nature. 

Relax, rejuvenate and reconnect with nature at Tintswalo Atlantic.