9 Most Beautifully Secluded Getaways in Constantia

Constantia is one of the most beautiful wine producing suburbs in the Western Cape. Home to a wide variety of top-tier wineries situated along the Constantia wine route, it’s fast become a sought-after destination for wine lovers.

In addition to spectacular wine estates and the beautiful Constantia valley, it boasts unrivalled natural beauty, exceptional dining experiences and a wide variety of adventure experiences. Thereby making it a top destination for travellers and tourists from around the world.

Here are 10 of the most beautifully secluded getaways best for a scenic and quiet escape from the constant pressures of working life in Cape Town.

1. Constantia Airlie Villa: 4 Bedrooms

The Constantia Airlie is a stunning villa hidden in a quiet lane, offering guests a private and secluded getaway in Constantia. This beautiful villa is a well-appointed, double-story Cape Dutch-style home with 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. It’s an ideal getaway retreat for families or groups of friends looking for a luxurious haven in the Mother City. Boasting an open plan living, dining, kitchen and lounge area opening onto a fabulous covered terrace with additional lounge and dining areas overlooking the pool and landscaped gardens, it’s the perfect Cape Town villa for entertaining.

In addition to its stunning interiors and lavish features, the villa boasts an incredible outdoor area. Featuring a pool, BBQ, beautiful landscaped garden, outdoor dining and seating area, it’s a perfect luxury villa to enjoy the beautiful Cape Town summer season. As the Constantia Airlie is situated in one of the most sought-after winelands towns, guests can enjoy a variety of exceptional wine estates and vineyards located just within reach. As well as a variety of bars, restaurants, hiking trails, beaches and exciting activities and experiences located close by.

2. Constantia Sunkissed: 4 Bedrooms

Situated in the sought-after Nova Constantia area, the Constantia Sunkissed is a fabulous villa escape from the hustle and bustle of the Mother City. Boasting 4 beautiful bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, dining area, formal lounge and living space, it has everything you need for a memorable trip to Cape Town.

In addition to stunning interiors, the villa has a great outdoor dining and entertainment area perfect for celebrating summer in Cape Town. Featuring a lovely beach pool, child friendly garden, beautiful outdoor entertainment area and a BBQ, it’s a perfect Constantia villa for families or groups of people looking to enjoy a memorable holiday to Cape Town.  With some of city’s top attractions and beautiful beaches like Muizenberg beach located only a short drive away, it offers a prime location from which to explore Cape Town and everything it has to offer.

3. Constantia Cape Velvet: 7 Bedrooms

Set in the most exclusive enclave in Upper Constantia, this 7-bedroom, 7-bathroom villa is the perfect retreat for a fun-filled holiday with friends and family. The Constantia Cape Velvet showcases some of the most spectacular views from the Constantia Nek mountain across the sea to Betty’s Bay and beyond. It features a grand hallway, formal lounge, separate dining room, stunning nooks and private relaxation areas, open plan kitchen and TV area as well as a range of luxury amenities and lavish features.

Boasting a large terrace that runs the length of the house as well as a beautiful outdoor dining and entertainment area, the stunning Constantia villa is any entertainer’s dream come true. Outdoors you will find a lovely designer garden, pool, outdoor dining for up to 10 people, a BBQ and sun loungers perfect for enjoying the beautiful summer season. Located close to a variety of attractions, a mere 15-minute drive to the beach and a minute’s drive to the forest and a variety of mountain walks, it’s a great escape for a Cape Town getaway.



4. Ashman House: 4 Bedrooms

Situated in the beautifully lush suburb of Constantia means Ashman House is located close to a variety of exceptional wine estates found in the Constantia Wine Valley. Boasting 4 beautiful bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and a modern well- equipped kitchen that opens on to an open plan lounge and dining area, with an easy flow through large sliding doors into a gorgeous shady veranda, it creates the perfect space to enjoy an unforgettable stay in Cape Town.

In addition, the Ashman House also includes a large entertainment room with a bar, comfortable couches, HDTV, surround sound system and an indoor BBQ. Besides its stunning interiors and luxury features this prime Constantia property has an incredible outdoor space that can be enjoyed by the whole family. Featuring a lovely garden, sparkling pool and outdoor entertainment area perfect for beautiful Cape Town summer days.  For families travelling with young children, this property offers a separate playroom, an outdoor jungle gym and a solid pool cover to ensure that your children’s safety is top of mind.

5. Two Berry House, Llandudno: 4 Bedrooms

Llandudno is known as one of the most beautiful beach escapes in Cape Town. Nestled in a private and peaceful cove of Llandudno beach, the Two Berry House is the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of the city. This private and exclusive area ensures guests will be able to enjoy a secluded and relaxing getaway.With the beautiful Camps Bay and Hout Bay situated a mere 5 minutes away, guests can enjoy the very best of both worlds.

Offering spectacular views of the beachfront and beyond, this Constantia villa invites you to sit back, relax and enjoy the stunning summer season in style. In addition to its beautiful setting, the Two Berry House includes 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, a bright and airy open plan living space and modern kitchen. It also features a stunning outdoor space which includes a sundowner deck and timber decking that runs the length of the house creating a lovely sociable walkway to enjoy the garden and pool below as well as a gazebo with open fireplace and Weber. It’s a great place to enjoy the very best of what outdoor Cape Town living has to offer.

6. Welgelee, Constantia: 4 Bedrooms

Welgelee is a beautiful 4-bedroom classic country style designer home located in the lush and affluent suburb of Constantia. Set in a peaceful homestead where each room has its own small lounge and luxurious en suite bathroom, it truly provides you with one of the most beautifully secluded getaways in Cape Town. Boasting stunning views across the mountain ranges and beyond, you’ll only be too happy to spend your summer days on the patio admiring the stunning scenery. Formerly a working farm, the estate is located in the beautiful Constantia Valley, or ‘Valley of the Vines’ as it is known locally, thereby offering guests a tranquil and scenic retreat for a memorable stay.

Surrounded by breath-taking mountain ranges, a variety of top tier wine estates, scenic walking and hiking trails and a range of top Cape Town attractions just within reach, it’s the perfect destination for an unforgettable getaway. In addition to its truly spectacular setting, the Welgelee consists of a 3-storey building with 4 double en-suite rooms, a fully equipped kitchen, lounge and dining area as well as a large shaded balcony that runs the length of the property. There is also a sparkling outdoor pool that can be enjoyed by the whole family on those warm summer Cape Town days.



7. Strawberry Lane, Constantia: 4 Bedrooms

Strawberry lane is a beautiful and spacious family home perfect for a holiday or fun-filled getaway to Cape Town. Boasting a large farm-style family kitchen, beautiful open plan lounge and dining area and 4 spacious en-suite bedrooms, it has everything you need for an enjoyable stay. In addition to its stunning interiors, Strawberry Lane also offers an incredible outdoor space which includes a long-covered patio, built-in braai, larger than average sparkling swimming pool and a very soccer friendly level garden and lawn area.

Thereby making it the perfect Constantia getaway destination for families looking to enjoy an unforgettable holiday in Cape Town. It’s prime location also means that a range of the Mother City’s top attractions and experiences, beaches, wine estates, hiking trails and so much more is all within reach.

8. Bellevue Cottage, Constantia: 1 Bedroom

Nestled in one of upper Constantia’s most picturesque 4-hectare gardens featuring beautiful rolling lawns and surrounded by Oak trees, Bellevue Cottage is a four-star luxury self-catering cottage of superior standard. This private and exclusive one-bedroom self-contained cottage offers guest the perfect escape for a relaxing getaway in Cape Town. This beautifully designed and decorated Constantia cottage boasts spacious interiors and an inviting ambience, further enhanced by high white ceilings and exposed trusses. The stunning open plan living area creates a vibrant bright and airy look and feel, perfect for summer.

The Bellevue Cottage also includes a stylish bedroom that flows onto a stunning patio through wooden French doors and overlooks the uniquely large pool, luscious garden and the Table Mountain Range beyond. Providing a truly romantic setting, it’s the perfect choice for a honeymoon, romantic getaway or a relaxing breakaway to recharge and rejuvenate. The fact that its perfectly situated close to Cape Town’s CBD, makes it ideal for business travellers who prefer a more quiet, intimate and relaxing setting instead of a busy hotel.

9. Belair Manor, Constantia: 4 Bedrooms

Simple yet elegant, Belair Manor offers guests a beautiful and secluded getaway destination in Constantia. Situated in the heart of the beautiful Constantia Valley, guests will be able to enjoy the very best of city and beach life. Boasting large entertainment areas, luxuriously furnished and a scandalous history made for a Hollywood movie, Belair Manor promises a truly memorable stay on your trip to Cape Town. In addition to its sleek and sophisticated interiors, 4 beautiful bedroom, 3 bathrooms, fully equipped kitchen, lounge and dining area as well as a variety of luxury features, its lavish outdoor space is what truly sets it apart.

From a stunning patio, large swimming pool, overflow waterfall cascading into the pool and its very own sauna and steam room to an expansive garden, roof-top terrace with an outdoor jacuzzi, sun loungers, deck chairs, BBQ, outdoor dining areas and even a love nook area accessed by wooden swing bridge. The Belair Manor has absolutely everything you need for a truly unforgettable holiday in Cape Town.

These beautifully secluded getaways in Constantia will undoubtedly make your trip to Cape Town one you won’t soon forget. It’s state of the art amenities, lavish features, stunning indoor and outdoor living spaces and prime location, makes it the ideal destination to enjoy a memorable holiday, exciting getaway or romantic retreat in the beautiful city of Cape Town.


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About The Author: Bianca Bunge

I am a Cape Town based Travel Blogger & aspiring writer. Travelling is the ULTIMATE joy, it allows us to lose ourselves & find ourselves all at the same time, is there anything better than that? PURE BLISS!! And being a Travel Blogger allows me to share my love of travelling, especially my LOVE of Cape Town, with all of you. The Mother City truly did steal my heart, and perhaps she'll steal yours too! I also love the ocean, going on adventures & wine, I REALLY love wine! Join me on my mission to discover EVERY little bit of Cape Town, and what a glorious adventure it will be!
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