Valentines Day – 14th February – was the ideal date to introduce these lovely pedigree wines. Four Paws is a Franschhoek-based wine producer, with a focus on creating approachable, enjoyable wines. Anne Jakubeic, who is one of the Directors of the estate, brought along her fine collection of their aptly names feline range of wines: Champurrs MCC Pink Panther [...]
Tim Pearson, the UK owner of Seven Springs Vineyard, Hermanus, introduced their new winemaker Gus Dale and their fabulous six varietals to our fully-booked Abuzzwine 'Meet the winemaker' event at Mountain Manor. These included their 'Un-oaked' Chardonnay, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Syrah Rose, Pinot Noir and Syrah. Here are a few images of the evening.
Mountain Manor hosted the winemaker Jeremy Borg from Painted Wolf Wines last night. Jeremy presented the fabulous and original range of wines. Painted Wolf Wines are dedicated to the production of authentic, distinct and delicious wines, and to the conservation of African Wild Dogs and their natural habitat. View more here: www.paintedwolfwines.co.za
December 2018 Packages SEVENS RUGBY CAPE TOWN 8, 9 December. 4 DAY SPECIAL – In 6 out 10 December 2018 Executive Suite – R 4475-00 per person sharing inclusive of bed and full breakfasts daily Superior rooms – R 3780-00 per person sharing inclusive of bed and full breakfasts daily Standard rooms – R 3485-00 per person sharing inclusive of [...]
December 13th at 18h30 - Find our more about the Mountain Manor Wine Club and Book here Painted Wolf Wines recently opened for tasting and sales at 125 main Road in Paarl. Painted Wolf Wines are a family and friends wine company based in Paarl. Founded in 2007 the company has steadily grown over the years and is now selling [...]
They are the smallest registered wine estate in SA, and have been in existence for less than 10 years. Husband and wife team, Rene and Birgit, make their wines with passion and limited intervention. Unusually for a small estate, they have a wide range of 11 hand-crafted wines, from a delicate Sauvignon Blanc and MCC, through to a full-bore [...]
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens (18 Nov 2018 - 31 Mar 2019 ) Enjoy sunny afternoons on the slopes of Table Mountain, with the best music South Africa has to offer. Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens is world famous for the breathtaking views, and diverse Cape flora it displays. Nestled against the eastern slopes of Table Mountain, it is home to a [...]
All Mountain Manor Staff have engaged and passed a First AID Course held by MEC training.We are ready for all possible health issues, should the need arise.
OGCT is an Cape Town Based start up that makes and sells hemp based products. Passionately proudly South African directors hosted their company launch at the Mountain Manor house where they had their product range on offer such a linen collar shirts, hemp t shirts, dresses and body butters. Please see www.ogct.co.za or our Instagram @OGCT_Hemp and direct any [...]
The District Six Museum revives the history of a vibrant community that was forcibly removed to the city’s periphery during apartheid. In 1966 the National Party government declared District Six a “white group area” and moved thousands of residents (mostly coloured and black people) to the Cape Flats, where they had few facilities or means of making a living. All [...]
Looming large and welcoming you to Cape Town, whether you are arriving by plane, train, boat or automobile, is the iconic Table Mountain, one of the 7Wonders of Nature. Looking at it from below is one thing, but it is quite another to be atop the mountain, from where one is afforded such wonderful views of Cape Town, Robben Island, [...]
Seal Island in False Bay is home to well over 60 000 bawling, squalling, squabbling Cape fur seals. They’re top of the menu for the great white sharks that patrol this area, and there’s always a chance to see a spectacular (and bruising) encounter between the two species. The best way to see a seal’s true abilities is under water, [...]