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Luxury Boutique Hotel
5 star
South Africa
Western Cape
1 Verwood Road, off, Old Boyes Dr, Lakeside, Cape Town, 7945, South Africa
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Colona Castle - A luxurious boutique hotel in Lakeside, Cape Town South Africa.

Colona Castle will seduce you with its scenic grandeur: a panorama of majestic mountains, shimmering lakes, dazzling beaches and azure waters of the Atlantic Ocean. Situated on the warm False Bay coast, a comfortably elegant base from which to explore the interesting and beautiful Cape Peninsula and Winelands. Colona Castle is within easy reach of the airport and Cape Town and city center. A golfers paradise with more than 4 world-class Golf courses in the vicinity.

Rates at Colona Castle:

Are quoted per suite per night and include a delicious full English style breakfast, Wireless Internet & email access, parking,  personalized concierge services and VAT. Single rates in Executive & Full Luxury Suites are on request

Full Luxury Suites No of Persons 01/10/17 – 28/02/17 01/03/18 – 30/04/18
Penthouse Suite 2 Persons R 6860.00 R 5750.00
English Suite 2 Persons R 6860.00 R 5750.00
3 Persons R 8400.00 R 7200.00
4 Persons R 9260.00 R 8280.00
5 Persons R 9800.00 R 8680.00
Executive Suites
Chinese Suite 2 Persons R 5230.00 R 4450.00
3 Persons R 6606.00 R 5625.00
New Suite 2 Persons R 5230.00 R 4450.00
Mogul Suite 2 Persons R 5230.00 R 4450.00
3 Persons R 6606.00 R 5625.00
4 Persons R 7335.00 R 6330.00
Superior Suites
Green Room 2 Persons R 3360.00 R 2900.00
Moroccan Room 2 Persons R 3360.00 R 2900.00
Safari Suite 2 Persons R 3360.00 R 2900.00
3 Persons R 4278.00 R 3684.00
4 Persons R 4860.00 R 4250.00

Colona Castle:

With 5 Full Suites and 3 Bedroom suites, which can be utilised for honeymoons,  for small incentives groups, Golf groups, for special guests or families, or simply to charm inquisitive and discerning visitors with exceptional hospitality, personal service, haute cuisine …

Colona Castle is positioned at the epicentre of greater Cape Town allowing easy access to Table Mountain, the penguin colony at Boulders Beach, Cape Point Nature Reserve, the Waterfront and the Winelands. Attractions include whale watching, world-class golf and water-sports.

Gracing the mountainside above a tranquil Lake District on the warmer False Bay coastline, Colona Castle, graded 5-Star, is a splendid Mediterranean retreat from which to explore fascinating Cape Town and environs, offering character, exclusivity and infinite charm.  Majestic panoramic views stretch from Table Mountain across the Peninsula and Winelands to False Bay and the South Atlantic Ocean.

All the Suites and interiors at Colona Castle have high quality furnishings with treasured antiques and objects d’art collected over many years. Five sumptuous Suites, one Family Suite and two Superior Bedrooms cater for every comfort and convenience.

Accommodation at Colona Castle:

Penthouse Suite

This Full Luxury Suite has a King-size extra-length bed in the bedroom, a large air-conditioned library lounge, both leading onto an opulent private balcony. A marble bathroom with bath and open shower. Panoramic sweeping views of Constantia, Table Mountain, the Peninsula, Sandvlei Lake, False Bay and the South Atlantic Ocean.

English Suite

This Full Luxury Suite, a twin bedded air-conditioned bedroom with two ¾ extra length beds set together (or King), has two bathrooms en-suite, one with a large open shower, the other with a face to face Victorian bath and a separate cloakroom. It also has a separate lounge and a large balcony with sweeping panoramic views across Table Mountain, the Peninsula, Sandvlei Lake, and False Bay.

Chinese Suite

This Executive Suite has a large air-conditioned bedroom with a Four Poster King-size extra-length bed, a bathroom en-suite with a Victorian bath/telephone shower and a separate marble shower, a separate lounge and a large sheltered balcony with views of Table Mountain and Cape Peninsula.

New Suite

This Executive Suite, all marble and glass from floor to ceiling, has an air-conditioned bedroom with a Four Poster King-size extra-length bed (2 metres x 2 metres), and sitting area. A contemporary bathroom en-suite enjoys a face to face bath with lumbar support, a large separate steam shower with a bench, and a separate cloakroom. Private patio. Views of Sandvlei Lake, False Bay, beaches and Cape Hangklip in the South Atlantic Ocean.

Mogul Suite

This Executive Suite has an air-conditioned bedroom with two large 3/4 twin beds set together (or King), a marble en-suite bathroom with a large open shower, a separate lounge with two reclining beds and a separate dressing room. Views from the patio span from Table Mountain, across Sandvlei Lake, the Cape Peninsula and False Bay.

Green Room

This air-conditioned Superior Bedroom has two 3/4 twin beds set together (or King), a bathroom en-suite with a large open adjustable shower. It enjoys a conservatory and a private balcony overlooking the garden, Sandvlei Lake and the Atlantic Ocean through the trees.

Moroccan Room

This air-conditioned Superior Bedroom, a mini-Suite with a Queen size bed and sitting area has a separate dressing area and a separate shower room. It enjoys a sheltered patio with views across Sandvlei Lake and the Peninsula.

Safari Suite

This air-conditioned three-bedded family Suite has three alcoves: first an entrance/lounge, then a Bedroom with a Queen Size bed with a flat screen TV, and third a single ¾ bed leading onto a bathroom en-suite with a large shower, a Victorian face to face bath, and a beautiful all mirrored unit floor to ceiling with 2 glass wash basins. Views across Sandvlei Lake, the Cape Peninsula, False Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.

What to do at Colona Castle and surrounds:

Swimming & Relaxing by the Pool

There is a beautiful pool to relax and enjoy the views of the surrounding mountains and vineyard. Afternoons are for long lazy walks, snoozing by the pool or a therapeutic rooftop massage beneath a bedouin tent.


We are located within a few minutes drive of 4 championship & world-class Golf courses
Westlake: 3 minutes
Steenberg: 7 minutes
Clovelly: 10 minutes
Royal Cape: 10 minutes
We can organise tee-off times for you
Colona Castle is particularly attractive for hosting  small groups of Golfers. Enquire about our specials and services.

Wine Tasting

Privately visit a Constantia wine estate in the Cape’s oldest Winelands, then venture further into Stellenbosch, Franschhoek, Paarl … Engage in a private cultural field trip through UthandoSA (Love South Africa) and share in the upliftment of community empowerment projects. Attend a show or concert at a local theatre.


Sunset Beach horse ride along Noordhoek’s untouched shoreline with breathtaking views of Chapman’s Peak. Surf at one of South Africa’s famed Surf schools. Stroll the pristine legendary False Bay white sand beaches and explore the Table Mountain Nature Reserve unspoiled coves – discover trendy Camps Bay, famous Clifton or sheltered St James …


There are some great mountain trails, and the Drakenstein Mountain Reserve is home to a variety of protea plant species, rare birds, baboons and mountain bok.

Nature Reserves

Paarl is famous for its rock climbing terrain. This activity caters for the adventure-seeker and includes a decent through the Limietberge canyon using abseils, jumps, belays and traverses. With no less than six waterfalls, abseils range from 15 to 50 metres with the option of cliff jumping for the brave-hearted!

Other activities available include birdwatching, Penguins at Boulders Beach, Shark eco-tour in False Bay, fresh fish and chips in Kalk Bay or whales and dolphins on a boat trip from Simonstown.

Services & Amenities

Breakfast inclusive

18 hour room service

Flatscreen TV (CNN & BBC)

In room fax on request

Laundry & Valet

Secretarial services ad-hoc

IT ports & Wi-fi Internet

Garden, terraces & swimming pool

Executive Chef on request

Private Butler on request

In-Suite spa treatments on request

Virgin Active Health Club Nearby

24 hour security

Private & secure parking

Airport transfers arranged


Our award-winning Executive Chef ‘s inspired presentations are an artful combination of the Cape’s finest and freshest organically grown ingredients – a rare culinary celebration in the superb architecture of the candlelit Dining Hall. For a minimum of 6 people, should clients wish to dine in-house on their first evening, kindly let us know and advise us of any special dietary requirements. A private dinner party for selected guests can easily be organised upon request.

Policies of Colona Castle

A 50% deposit is required on confirmation and the balance is due 40 days prior to arrival. For bookings made within 60 days of travel, full payment is required on confirmation.
Children are welcome. Kindly advise the date of birth of children when making a reservation: 0 – below 2 years free of charge (cot provided) For children and extra adults sharing refer to the rates page.

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