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Great Gran’s Butternut Soup
17 July 2021
We all need a good grandma’s soup occasionally, especially in winter. The kind of soup loaded with flavour that makes you feel good and warm from the inside.
Recipe: Cheese Soufflé with Cheesy Gin Sauce
26 June 2021
One of Liz McGrath’s favourites, our signature dish at The Conservatory perfectly showcases the philosophy of the menu at this idyllic garden setting restaurant – uncomplicated, yet perfectly executed.
LAND: Adventure Awaits at The Marine
10 June 2021
South Africa’s Overberg is the ultimate natural arena for adventure lovers. Within its incredibly scenic borders expect a plethora of land-based activities.
The Top 10 Things to do on the Garden Route this Winter
05 June 2021
The winter months along the Garden Route—and in Plettenberg Bay in particular—are generally temperate and windless, and this means when it's not too chilly you can enjoy its beaches and wild areas right through the colder months, along with a plethora of wining and dining experiences.
Fore-sight: book your golfing holiday at The Plettenberg
13 October 2020
Combine spectacular scenery, abundant birdlife – and a host of divergent courses all within swinging distance and you’ll see just why the Garden Route is known as the Golfing Mecca of South Africa.
Listen for the sizzle of Tshisanyama this Heritage Day
19 September 2020
Tshisanyama, Chisa Nyama, Chesa Nyama or Shisa Nyama? It’s a term that morphs and evolves as it flits from sparking coals to sparking coals. It all means the same thing, to braai.
A family vacation at The Plettenberg
07 July 2020
Plettenberg Bay offers the ultimate family destination, not only does it have interesting sights and places to visit for the kids, but it also offers a year-round opportunity to enjoy the outdoors, thanks to its temperate climate.
On the path of Nelson Mandela in Cape Town
01 July 2020
During his inauguration speech on May 9, 1994, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela (Madiba) said: “Perhaps it was history that ordained that it be here, at the Cape of Good Hope, that we should lay the foundation stone of our new nation.
Recipe: Baked Vanilla Cheesecake
19 June 2020
This easy classic baked vanilla cheesecake is super creamy, and the buttery crust is perfect. Serve with your favourite fruit coulis or compote, it is the ultimate indulgent dessert.
Cape Whale Watching Season
08 June 2020
Each year, the Overberg coastline, and particularly the relatively sheltered waters of Walker Bay and Hermanus, play host to one of nature’s most profound spectacles: the birthing and mating seasons...