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shopping choices

Cape Town is spoilt for shopping choices – from high-end consumer and fashion goods, to more local artisanal offerings and African crafts and memorabilia.

Shopping in Cape Town

VICTORIA & ALFRED MALL

A high end offering of designer and high street labels, as well a generous choice of restaurants and bars. A great place to spend an afternoon, evening or even an entire day.

CAPE QUARTER VILLAGE

This is a unique shopping experience located in the historic De Waterkant district very close to the hotel. The Cape Quarter is home to a number of designers and unusual shops, as well as recommended restaurants.

GREEN MARKET SQUARE

This open air stall market is an historic corner stone in Cape Town and offers everything from flowers and fabrics, to sunglasses and original curios from Cape Town and the Western Province.

The Old Biscuit Mill

A converted mill in the heart of Woodstock which has become synonymous with talented, innovative and inspired designers, artists and those with a particular passion for food and wine.

Hout Bay Harbour Market

This converted fish factory offers a high energy and vibrant meeting place for people of all ages and walks of life. The market not only offers food and entertainment but also has many craft wares for sale.

Canal Walk Shopping Centre

This regional shopping mall is located at Century City which is about 20 minutes outside Cape Town. The mall houses an extensive selection of shops, attractions and popular brands.

Galleries and Shopping in Franschhoek

The main road, Huguenot Street, has very many lovely boutiques and galleries. It takes very little time to walk up and down the street to discover the various treasures on offer.
Here are some of our favorites, along with the local market that is held every Saturday.

THE FRANSCHHOEK VILLAGE MARKET

The Franschhoek Local Market, located in the middle of town, is open every Saturday from 9 am to 3 pm with live music, arts, crafts, gifts and a great selection of food and drink. There is always a wonderful atmosphere and great energy.

is art

A vibrant gallery with a wonderful collection of local contemporary art and antiques. Centrally located in the middle of town.

GALLERIA GIBELLO

Franschhoek’s original brandy distillery, Galleria Gibello, is the new home to wildlife photographer Caroline Gibello’s iconic images of Africa.

ebony curated

The Ebony gallery specialises in paintings, sculptures, furniture, handcrafted homeware and local artefacts. The dark walls and warm lighting allow each art piece shine on its own, and the soft and stylish furniture calls on visitors to be taken home.

The Holden Manz Art Gallery

This gallery is right in the middle of town and hosts a wonderful collection of contemporary African art.

HUGUENOT FINE CHOCOLATES

Locally hand-crafted chocolates in an impressive selection of boxes and packaging. Daily ‘Chocolate Experiences’ are available at 11 am and 3 pm.

INDIAN SUMMER

A wonderful collection of local designed ladieswear

peacock blue

Design wear for men and women from in and around the Cape

LITTLE GIPSY

An interesting selection of collectables and gifts

masquerade

Ideal shopping for the person who already has everything!

Shopping in Cape Town

VICTORIA & ALFRED MALL

Locally known as ‘the waterfront’, this mall offers high end  designer and high street labels, as well a generous choice of restaurants and bars. A great place to spend an afternoon, evening or even an entire day.

CAPE QUARTER VILLAGE

This is a unique shopping experience located in the historic De Waterkant district very close to the The Tree House and Villa Zest. The Cape Quarter is home to a number of unique and bespoke shops, as well as recommended restaurants.

Canal Walk Shopping Centre

This regional shopping mall is located at Century City which is about 20 minutes outside Cape Town. The mall houses an extensive selection of shops, attractions, and popular brands.

THE CBD

Within the Central Business district of Cape Town there are several streets which offer great boutiques and galleries.  The most visited include Kloof Street, Longmarket Street, Bree Street and in and around Heritage Square.

Markets

Cape town and the surrounding areas is well known for it’s very many, fresh and exciting markets.  Most of these do not take place every day, so please speak with Guest Services about opening times.

Here are some of the most popular ones;

THE ORANJEZICHT CITY FARM MARKET

Affectionately known as the organic market, the Oranjezicht City Farm Market adjacent to the V&A Waterfront is one of the most popular ways to spend a weekend morning in Cape Town. Capetonians love this market for its fresh produce, great food, unforgettable atmosphere, and wonderful selection of stalls with linens, plants and amazing gifts.

GREEN MARKET SQUARE

This open-air stall market is an historic corner stone in Cape Town and offers everything from flowers and fabrics, to sunglasses and original curios from Cape Town and the Western Province.

The Old Biscuit Mill

A converted mill in the heart of Woodstock which has become synonymous with talented, innovative, and inspired designers, artists and those with a particular passion for food and wine.

HOUT BAY HARBOUR MARKET

This converted fish factory offers a high energy and vibrant meeting place for people of all ages and walks of life. The market not only offers food and entertainment but also has many craft wares for sale.

Galleries and Shopping in Franschhoek

The main road, Huguenot Street, has very many lovely boutiques and galleries. It takes very little time to walk up and down the street to discover the various treasures on offer.
Here are some of our favorites.

The main road, Huguenot Street, has very many lovely boutiques and galleries. It takes very little time to walk up and down the street to discover the various treasures on offer.
Here are some of our favorites, along with the local market that is held every Saturday.

THE FRANSCHHOEK VILLAGE MARKET

The Franschhoek Local Market, situated in the middle of town, is open every Saturday from 9 am to 3 pm with live music, arts, crafts, gifts, and a great selection of food and drink. There is always a wonderful atmosphere and great energy.

HUGUENOT FINE CHOCOLATES

Locally hand-crafted chocolates in an impressive selection of boxes and packaging. Daily ‘Chocolate Experiences’ are available at 11 am and 3 pm.

THE OLD CORKSCREW

This unique shop is one of the premier antique dealerships in the country. It specializes in
exceptional pieces covering silver, decorative arts, and the unusual. A strong emphasis on wine-related antiques, including Africa’s largest collection of antique corkscrews has ensured it is a firm
favorite with both local and international visitors.

MASQUERADE

Ideal shopping for the person who already has everything!

is art

A vibrant gallery with a wonderful collection of local contemporary art and antiques. Centrally located in the middle of town.

GALLERIA GIBELLO

Franschhoek’s original brandy distillery, Galleria Gibello, is the new home to wildlife photographer Caroline Gibello’s iconic images of Africa.

ebony curated

The Ebony gallery specialises in paintings, sculptures, furniture, handcrafted homeware and local artefacts. The dark walls and warm lighting allow each art piece shine on its own, and the soft and stylish furniture calls on visitors to be taken home.

The Holden Manz Art Gallery

This gallery is right in the middle of town and hosts a wonderful collection of contemporary African art.

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