Overview of Arabella Hotel & Spa, Autograph Collection

Surrounded by the unique Kogelberg Biosphere Reserve and with the Bot River Lagoon on its expansive estate, the Arabella Hotel & Spa, Autograph Collection and Spa offers you an incredible sensory experience as well as a blissful escape, just an hour’s drive from Cape Town. Along with luxurious design and style, the hotel instills the rare beauty of its surroundings with luminous colours, high wood-beamed ceilings and its own unique designs.

Enjoy an early morning round on the hotel’s award-winning golf course before heading to the spa for an afternoon of pampering and the unique African Rainforest Experience. You can explore the beautiful Overberg region on a day tour, or head to the popular coastal town of Hermanus for gift shopping and whale-watching in season (about June to September). Those with a taste for adventure can explore nearby mountain ranges on horseback or hit the dramatic Atlantic Ocean on a kayaking expedition.

Highlights & Activities

What's on offer whilst on this itinerary?
  • Situated in the diverse Kogelberg Biosphere Reserve
  • An easy drive to Hermanus & whale watching
  • Voted one of South Africa's best golf courses by Golf Digest magazine
  • Home to the unique African Rainforest Spa Experience
Fishing

Fishing

Golf

Golf

Horse riding

Horse riding

Kayaking

Kayaking

Tennis

Tennis

General Facilities

Settle into a comfy couch with a book, read the newspaper, or have a game of chess or backgammon in the quiet privacy of the Chapter’s Library.

Pamper yourself in the extraordinary Arabella Spa as you experience a full complement of spa services. The spa combines traditional and modern therapies with innovative beauty products for an afternoon of rejuvenation and relaxation. Enjoy a world-first at the Arabella Spa by partaking in the African Rainforest Experience, a two-hour sensory session which includes water and steam treatments involving African products and inspired by the rains of Africa.

Book a tee-off time on one of South Africa’s best courses, as voted by Golf Digest magazine. Set on the banks of the Bot River lagoon, this unique course has rolling fairways, deceptive bunkers and challenging water traps.

Cool off between your rounds of golf by taking a dip in either the indoor or outdoor heated swimming pools.

Babysitting service

Babysitting service

Beauty therapist

Beauty therapist

Children's club

Children's club

Gym

Gym

Jacuzzi

Jacuzzi

Laundry service

Laundry service

Library

Library

Restaurant

Restaurant

Secure parking

Secure parking

Spa

Spa

Swimming pool

Swimming pool

Tennis court

Tennis court

Dining

Settle into a comfy couch with a book, read the newspaper, or have a game of chess or backgammon in the quiet privacy of the Chapter’s Library.

Pamper yourself in the extraordinary Arabella Spa as you experience a full complement of spa services. The spa combines traditional and modern therapies with innovative beauty products for an afternoon of rejuvenation and relaxation. Enjoy a world-first at the Arabella Spa by partaking in the African Rainforest Experience, a two-hour sensory session which includes water and steam treatments involving African products and inspired by the rains of Africa.

Book a tee-off time on one of South Africa’s best courses, as voted by Golf Digest magazine. Set on the banks of the Bot River lagoon, this unique course has rolling fairways, deceptive bunkers and challenging water traps.

Cool off between your rounds of golf by taking a dip in either the indoor or outdoor heated swimming pools.

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Traveller Reviews

  • MF

    Fantastic view, great room service. Warm pool was very useful with the little one – great spa, I wished I booked more treatments in advance.

    Mila Flores