An epicurean escape at the Alphen

2013-09-23 11:31
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The Alphen - a picture of eccentricity

The Alphen boutique hotel - nestled in the timeless beauty of Constantia - is a treasure trove of rich South African history, exuberantly wrapped in tasteful, five-star luxury.

Walking into the Alphen Boutique Hotel certainly is like stepping into another world.

utterly useless” – but it demands that you abandon all things practical and mundane, at least for the duration of your stay, in favour of a far more epicurean approach to life.

The Five Rooms, la Bella and The Rose Bar) and dining areas call you out to explore the surrounding gardens, as the suites are a short walk from the main hotel amenities. I’d image an alfresco breakfast in summer to be a great way to start the day.

Alphen Boutique Gallery or visit the Alphen Boutique Hotel website for more details - being just 15kms from Cape Town's city centre it is a great option for a family holiday down in the Cape.


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