Top Winter Hotel Specials in Cape Town and surrounds 2023

The Cape Town winter season has officially made its presence known, and I bet you’re starting to feel the slight chill in the air, right?

While many may feel the sudden urge to escape the Mother City’s winter chill to somewhere sunnier, winter in Cape Town has far more to offer than many may think. The glorious city boasts a range of incredible destinations, landmarks, and attractions to visit, as well as an endless variety of adventures and bucket-list worthy experiences – all of which are perfect for enjoying Cape Town’s wonderful winter season.

If you’re looking to indulge in a winter staycation, Cape Town should undoubtedly be at the top of your list. One of the best things about visiting Cape Town in winter is its amazing array of winter accommodation specials ready and waiting for you to take advantage of. From magnificent hotels, coastal escapes and cottages to boutique guest houses and 5-star resorts, there is something for absolutely everyone.

We have compiled a list of the top winter accommodations in and around Cape Town that are offering some jaw-dropping deals this Winter. With these Top Cape Town Winter Hotel Specials, you can experience a whole different side of what the beautiful and vibrant Mother City has to offer, all without breaking the bank.

#1 Tintswalo Atlantic: The ultimate coastal hideaway


Cape Town’s Magnificent & Magical Hidden Gem!


  • Location: Tintswalo Atlantic | Chapmans Peak Drive, Hout Bay, Cape Town
  • Contact details: Book now or contact Tintswalo Atlantic at: [email protected] l 021 773 0900

We’re starting off with one of Cape Town’s most remarkable hidden gems, the magical Tintswalo Atlantic. Perched on a pebbled beach at the foot of Chapman’s Peak, right at the base of Table Mountain National Park, Tintswalo Atlantic will undoubtedly exceed all your expectations.

As the only hotel permitted to operate within the boundaries of this renowned UNESCO World Heritage Site, the award-winning 5-star Tintswalo Atlantic boutique lodge not only boasts panoramic views of the picturesque Hout Bay harbour, the dramatic Sentinel mountain peak, the glorious Atlantic Ocean and beyond, but provides guests with exclusive access to the natural beauty found along the mountainside’s array of incredible, and equally exciting, walking and hiking trials. Paired with its surrounding unapologetic beauty, Tintswalo Atlantic’s unique secluded location on the water’s edge provides guests with true away-from-it-all indulgence and an unparalleled sense of solitude and calmness – creating the ultimate escape and a haven for those seeking tranquillity away from the bustling Cape Town city centre.

With ten beautifully appointed suites and one regal Presidential Suite, all with spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean, Tintswalo Atlantic offers all the lavish luxuries of a world-class hotel, paired with personalized service and the utmost attention to detail.

This Winter, Tintswalo Atlantic is inviting discerning travellers to experience its unparalleled beauty during the cooler months, at a discounted rate. The symphony of waves crashing against the shore, the vast canvas of dramatic skies, and the beauty of the coastline come together to create a beautiful setting for winter strolls along the beach, walks and hikes through the surrounding mountains, along with countless other amazing experiences, activities, and adventures. For those seeking a touch of indulgence, Tintswalo also offers a vast selection of decadent spa treatments, including massages, facials, and so much more. One thing is for certain, at Tintswalo Atlantic absolutely anything is possible with your every want, need, and desire catered to – how could you possible resist a visit to this top Cape Town hotel this winter?


  • Luxury Island Suite
  • Bottle of wine on arrival
  • Sunset canapés


  • Unspecified meals
  • Drinks and gratitude’s
  • Spa treatments, items of a personal nature


  • R7800 per room per nights – Bed & breakfast
  • R9500 per room per night – 4 course dinner, bed & breakfast
  • Important Note: Valid for stays 1 May – 31 August 2023

**Insider Secret: Hidden out of sight from passing travellers, Tintswalo Atlantic is only reachable by the resident shuttle, which transports guests from the main road right down to the lodge on the shore below. You’re gifted with a sense of privacy that’s highly sought-after for special occasions and romantic retreats.

#2 Hotel Verde

Top Winter Hotel Specials in and around Cape Tow

Photo credit: Hotel Verde

  • Location: Verde Hotel |15 Michigan St, Airport Industria, Cape Town
  • Contact details: Book now or contact Hotel Verde on 021 380 5500 or [email protected]

Tucked away in some of the world’s busiest cities, Hotel Verde provides a tranquil sanctuary where you can unwind while knowing you’re having a positive impact on the environment. One of their most renowned destinations is nestled in the vibrant city of Cape Town, standing tall as a beacon of sustainable hospitality and luxury. In terms of location, the charming Hotel Verde is simply unmatched. This eco-friendly hotel allows for ultimate convenience as it is positioned between the beautiful winelands and city centre just 400m from Cape Town International Airport. The hotel’s proximity to Cape Town’s main transportation hubs is an undeniable perk for business travellers and jet-setters.

Staying true to the name ‘Verde’, which signifies ‘green’ in many romance languages, the hotel places a strong emphasis on sustainability and has an unwavering commitment to green principles. From the moment you step inside this unique and beautiful hotel, you’ll be impressed by the subtle touches of sustainable design. The hotel is powered by renewable energy and uses other environmentally conscious practices throughout, from the building materials used in construction and the energy-efficient lighting, to the eco-friendly toiletries offered in each room.

Yet, Hotel Verde’s commitment to sustainability never compromises the quality of the guests experience. The rooms are thoughtfully designed with ultimate comfort in mind, boasting soft bedding, modern amenities and panoramic views. Not to mention the dining experience. The on-site restaurant serves delicious meals made with organic and locally sourced products, giving a whole new meaning to the term “farm to table”. It’s more than just a hotel – it’s a unique experience that showcases what is actually achievable when luxury and environmental awareness are combined.

A stay at immerses you in eco-friendly luxury, allowing you to experience the best amenities and comforts while leaving a minimal footprint. Hotel Verde is a haven of warmth, indulgence, and sustainable living, offering a remarkable accommodation experience during winter, with its blend of sustainable luxury, warmth, world-class amenities, and exceptional service. From cozy interiors and eco-friendly facilities to an indoor heated pool and lavish dining, Hotel Verde combines comfort and sustainability in an unrivalled manner. Enjoy the Cape Town winter at Africa’s Greenest Hotel with their Wintergreen Special.


  • Bed and breakfast
  • An a la carte dinner of up to R200 per person.


  • R1650 per room per night (single)
  • R2095 per room per night (double)
  • Important Note: Valid for stays 1 April – 31 August 2023

#4 Hermanus Boutique Guest House

  • Location: Hermanus Boutique Guest House | 9 Marine Drive, Hermanus, Western Cape
  • Contact details: Book now or contact [email protected]

Nestled in the beautiful town of Hermanus overlooking the whale-filled ocean of Walker Bay, Hermanus Boutique Guest House offers an unparalleled blend of warmth, comfort, luxury, and genuine hospitality. When it comes to location, Hermanus Boutique Guest House is the place to be. Situated just a stones throw away from the scenic coastal path and famed Fick’s Pool, guests can explore the quaint coastal town with ease and convenience.

From the moment you step inside, you are welcomed by friendly staff who go above and beyond to ensure that your stay is everything you could wish and more. They have a vast variety of rooms to choose from, catering for all types of travellers. From the romantic honeymoon suites and blissful poolrooms, to family suites and the expansive penthouse, every room is tastefully decorated with elegant furniture, plush bedding, and luxurious touches that make you feel right at home. And the best part? Most of their rooms boast beautiful views of the ocean or mountainside, so you can wake up to beautiful scenery every morning.

During winter, the appeal of Hermanus Boutique Guest House, and Hermanus as a whole, elevates to a whole new level. Whale watching is the highlight of the winter season, and with rooms overlooking the ocean, you can watch whales breaching on the shoreline from the comfort of your own bed. Explore an array of charming boutiques, world-class restaurants, vineyards, and winter hikes in the surrounding Fernkloof Nature Reserve.

Current specials:

  • Get 30% Discount for travel within 7 days – see here
  • Get 25% discount for travel within 30 days – see here


  • Bed & breakfast

#5 The Bay Hotel

  • Location: The Bay Hotel | 69 Victoria Road, Camps Bay, Cape Town
  • Contact details: Book now or contact The Bay Hotel on [email protected] | 021 430 4444

Tucked away in the heart of the vibrant Camps Bay neighbourhood opposite Camps Bay Beach, the Bay Hotel enjoys a prime position along the Atlantic Seaboard, offering breath-taking views of the bay and the majestic Twelve Apostles mountain range.

The Bay Hotel is offering an alluring “Winter Wellness Break” package tailored to breathe life back into your winter-weary spirit. Imagine waking up in a plush Pool Club Spa Room, basking in the natural beauty of Camps Bay and drifting off to sleep in pure tranquility after two unforgettable nights.


  • 2 Nights’ accommodation in a Pool Club Spa Room
  • African Earth Ceremonies journey for two (body polish and wrap; facial pressure point and scalp massage; full body massage)
  • South African buffet breakfast served daily


  • R 4140 per person sharing for a two-night stay with spa treatments
  • Book now or contact: [email protected] | 021 430 4444
  • Important Note: Valid for stays from 01 May – 31 August 2023

#6 Camps Bay Retreat

Top Winter Hotel Specials in and around Cape Town - Camps Bay Retreat

Photo credit: Camps Bay Retreat

  • Location: Camps Bay Retreat | 7 Chilworth Road, Camps Bay, Cape Town
  • Contact details: Book now or contact the Camps Bay Retreat on: [email protected] | 021 437 8300

Nestled in the tranquil foothills of Camps Bay, the Camps Bay Retreat is a hidden gem set on a lush private nature reserve. From here, you can relish in the most breath-taking ocean views!

This winter, they’re offering a special romantic Date Night Getaway Package, specifically designed for couples seeking an idyllic escape.


  • A 2-night stay in our luxurious Manor, Nature, or Sky Room.
  • R800 voucher for Bella’s Restaurant, where you can enjoy a scrumptious meal for two.
  • R500 Mint Wellness spa treatment voucher to indulge in a revitalizing spa experience.
  • A daily selection of hot and cold breakfast options to start your day off right.


  • R1 940 per person sharing for a two-night stay with dinner and spa vouchers included.
  • Book now or contact: [email protected] | 021 437 8300

#7 Big Sky Cottages

Photo credit: Big Sky Cotages

  • Location: Big Sky Cottages | Big Sky Farm, R43, Wolseley
  • Contact details: Book now or contact [email protected] l 071 354 9209 to book your stay

Located in a picturesque setting just 90 minutes from Cape Town, Big Sky Cottages provides a serene backdrop for a soulful escape. The cottages are all modern, spacious and self-catering, and situated in an active farming area on the slopes of the Mostertshoek Mountain overlooking the valley.

Top Winter Hotel Specials in and around Cape Town - Big Sky Cottages

Photo credit: Big Sky Cottages

Big Sky Cottages is currently running a 3-for-2 winter special. Staying here during winter provide guests with the opportunity to explore the unique location in a different light. Wake up to the stunning panorama of the rising sun casting a golden glow over the rolling hills, and ending your day under a canopy of a thousand stars. From leisurely walks along pristine nature trails to thrilling outdoor adventures, you will find abundant natural beauty to explore.


  • A 3-night stay in one of their cottages


  • R3200 for 3 nights for 2 people sharing
  • Important Note: Valid: 14 May – 31 Aug 2023

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