At your request an experienced instructor will guide you through a yoga and meditation session. They will guide you through various positions and techniques, working with you to improve your physical health and mental well-being. Practising yoga and meditation at Skydance Villa is the perfect way to reconnect with yourself and nature by escaping the stress of day-to-day life.
At your choice a chef can prepare fresh, sustainably sourced and organic ingredients to create delicious and nutritious meals for you.
The Skydance Villa gym provides you with a space where you can work out in style and comfort. The gym is fully equipped with state-of-the-art machines, weights and yoga mats. You can also enjoy the natural light and fresh air coming in from the large windows. Whether you want to burn some calories, tone your muscles or relax your mind, the gym at Skydance Villa has everything you need.
After your long journey to Cape Town, at your choice, treat yourself to a relaxing massage that will leave your skin glowing and your muscles relaxed. You can also unwind in our pool or cosy up by the fireplace with a good book and a glass of wine.
At your choice we can also organise a personal trainer.
Swimming in the pool at Skydance Villa is a tranquil retreat, where the clear waters beckon amidst lush surroundings, offering a serene escape from the bustle of everyday life.
The child-friendly pool at Skydance Villa offers safe, shallow areas with easy entry points for toddlers to splash and play. Parents can relax nearby while their little ones enjoy the water, making it the perfect spot for family fun and relaxation. Addtionally the pool boasts an automated pool cover for peace of mind.
Reading a book around the fireplace at Skydance Villa is a cozy and enchanting experience, where the crackling flames and luxurious ambiance create the perfect setting for immersing yourself in a captivating story.
Cooking on the barbecue at Skydance Villa is a delightful experience, blending the sizzle of the grill with the aroma of savory dishes amidst the beauty of nature.
Enjoying the views and surroundings at Skydance Villa is a breathtaking experience, where every glance reveals a masterpiece of natural beauty. From rolling hills to serene waters, the landscape captivates the senses, offering a tranquil retreat amidst lush gardens and harmonious melodies.
At Skydance Villa, families gather on the beautiful lawn for outdoor fun and bonding. With plenty of space to play, children and parents create lasting memories through a variety of engaging activities.
The play frame at Skydance Villa is a vibrant and secure space where children can unleash their imagination through colorful slides, climbing walls, and tunnels. Designed with both fun and safety in mind, parents can relax nearby while their little ones enjoy themselves.
Visit one of the most iconic attractions in Cape Town and meet the famous African penguins that live on this sandy beach. Watch them waddle, swim and play in their natural habitat, or join them for a dip in the clear water. You can also explore the nearby rock pools and discover the rich marine life that thrives in this area.
Driving back to Skydance through the Cape Peninsula is a right royal treat for the eyes! Pastoral coastal villages with fresh fish markets, quirky interest stores, and seafood restaurants perched on the water’s edge. Stop in Kalk Bay to feed the seals, try your hand at fishing off the pier and enjoy the freshest seafood where the locals get it, or at the upmarket Harbour House Restaurant. Meander along to Noordhoek with its quaint, country-feel village and an 8km stretch of pristine white-sand beach. Noordhoek Beach is one of the best-protected beaches on the Atlantic Cape Coast. Flanked by National park-protected wetlands, with one end defined by Chapman’s Peak, and Kommetjie lighthouse planted on the other side; Noordhoek Beach is the epitome setting for an equine stroll. Horse riding is common in Noordhoek, even through the village which is rural with charming bars and restaurants that serve hearty South African cuisine. Noordhoek is a charismatic place to have supper before retreating to a fire-lit room at Skydance.
You can see Hout Bay from the upstairs bedrooms and pyjama lounge at Skydance. It marks the start of the Atlantic Seaboard, and is a thriving coastal village with a working harbour, a beautiful beach, equestrian farms and the best craft market in town. Friday nights are a great time to visit the Hout Bay Harbour market where you can sample dishes from all over the African continent or pop into one of the restaurants on the Wharf to taste the best lobster in Cape Town. If you want a stunning variety of African crafts to choose from, the Hout Bay Craft Market is your best bet. It’s open every Sunday.
Cape Town boasts some of the world's best beaches along the Atlantic Seaboard, just a mere 15-minute drive from Skydance Villa. These stunning stretches of coastline offer golden sands, crystal-clear waters, and breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains. Whether it's the trendy shores of Camps Bay, the serene beauty of Clifton Beach, or the surf-friendly waves of Llandudno, visitors are spoiled for choice.
Experience the stunning scenery and the diverse flora and fauna of the Cape Peninsula hiking trails. There are also scenic beach walks in Noordhoek, Camps Bay and Blouberg Strand. You will be rewarded with breath-taking views of the ocean, mountains, forests and valleys, as well as encounters with wildlife such as baboons, antelope and birds. Please be sure not to feed the baboons.
Witness the meeting point of the Atlantic and Indian Oceans at this spectacular landmark. Enjoy dining over the panoramic vista of the rugged coastline and the endless horizon. You can also visit the Cape Point Nature Reserve and see some of the indigenous plants and animals that are unique to this region. Though you may come across a surplus of wild baboons, please do not feed them!
No visit to Cape Town is complete without ascending the iconic mountain that dominates the city skyline. Take a cable car ride to the flat summit and marvel at the 360-degree view of the city, bay, ocean and surrounding peaks. Having a delicious meal on top of the world is a way to fully immerse yourself in the experience. To see some of the rare species that live on this World Heritage Site, you can explore the Table Mountain National Park.
Taste some of the finest wines in South Africa at one of our local wineries in the Cape Winelands - Constantia, Stellenbosch, Paarl and Franschhoek are some of the most popular. Learn about the history and culture of wine making while sampling a variety of reds, whites, rosés and sparkling wines.
Learn about the history of Apartheid in South Africa at this former prison island where Nelson Mandela spent 18 of his 27 years in prison. Take a ferry ride to the island and join a guided tour. The tours are led by former political prisoners who share their stories and insights with you. You are also able to visit the museum and view exhibits documenting the struggle for freedom and democracy in South Africa.
From Skydance Villa you have access to some of the world's premier golf destinations. Tee off at renowned courses like Steenburg, Pearl Valley (home to the esteemed Gary Player course), and Erinvale (which has hosted the prestigious World Cup of Golf), among many others.
If you love nature, you should not miss the Babylonstoren and Kirstenbosch Garden walks. These are two of the most stunning gardens in South Africa where you are able to spot a variety of plants, flowers, birds and stunning scenery. What’s even better is that Kirstenbosch Gardens is only a 100-yard walk from the Villa, making it a must-see for guests!
The Table Mountain Aerial Cableway offers a thrilling ascent to one of South Africa's most famous landmarks. As you rise, enjoy breathtaking views of Cape Town and its surroundings. At the summit, take in sweeping vistas of the city and ocean, creating unforgettable memories of natural beauty.