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Is it Gin-o’clock yet?

Cape Town is home to several craft gin distilleries, producing unique and innovative gin flavours using locally-sourced ingredients. We recently had a visit from the team at Six Dogs, who hosted a gin tasting at Ocean View House. The origins … Read More

The Cape Town Cycle Tour – Unique & Unforgettable

Cape Town is not only the oldest city in South Africa (founded in 1652 by the Dutch East India Company), it’s been home to the world’s largest individually timed cycle race since 1978. Originally known as the Cape Argus Pick … Read More

Get your summer Christmas on!

Having travelled widely, we know there are only a few locations that come close to Cape Town during the festive season. From the smell in the air, a crisp blend of fynbos and ocean mist, to the vibe on the streets – everything feels electric, charged and ready to create vibrant memories and treasured experiences. … Read More

How do you start your day?

If first impressions can tell you a lot about a person, perhaps the first meal of the day truly can set the pace for the rest of your day! At Ocean View House, we believe that it’s not just about what you eat… but how you eat!
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Honey, hospitality and history

Honey is one of the oldest sweeteners, with recorded use as far back as 7,000 BC. We’ve heard of jars unearthed in ancient Egyptian tombs, still packed with as much goodness as the day they were sealed. It’s probably true … Read More

Ocean View Cape Town A Romantic Spoil

A Romantic Spoil

ADD ON A ROMANTIC SPOIL AT OCEAN VIEW HOUSE. Book any of our beautiful rooms and add on a romantic spoiling experience. For R890 per stay, we will spoil you and your loved one with a romantic turndown, think rose petals … Read More