Newlands

Newlands - About the Neighbourhood

Newlands is a beautiful neighbourhood in Cape Town, known for its lush gardens and historical homes. Visitors to Newlands can explore the Newlands Forest, which is home to a variety of indigenous plants and animals.

The area is known for its botanical gardens, which are home to a variety of native plants and flowers. There are also several hiking trails in the area, making it a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts. The forest, on the lower slopes of Table Mountain is also a great spot for picnics.

Newlands is also home to the iconic Western Province rugby ground and Newlands Cricket Ground, both of which have major events since 1889/90. These iconic sports grounds are popular spots for locals and tourists alike, offering a unique opportunity to watch cricket or rugby in one of the most beautiful settings in the world.

With its mix of history, nature, and sport, Newlands is an essential stop on any visit to Cape Town.

Explore by interest in Newlands

Newlands is one of the most popular Neighbourhoods in Cape Town. Newlands offers stunning views of the Devil’s Peak and Table Mountain, and Cape Towns sporting hub.

Popular Attractions in Newlands

From Kirstenbosch Gardens, to Table Mountain Forests and home to Western Cape Rugby and Cricket, Newlands has so much to offer.

Places to Stay in Newlands

Newlands is one of the most affluent and beautiful neighbourhoods in Cape Town resting on the slopes of Table Mountain. There is a wide range of accommodation available. 

Places to Eat & Drink in Newlands

Newlands is home to some of the best restaurants and bars in the city. Whether you’re looking for a casual meal or a night out on the town, there’s something for everyone on offer.

Travel Inspiration

Looking for some travel inspiration for your next trip to Newlands? Here are some ideas to get you started:

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@capetown7s is back this weekend at the @dhlstadium from 9-11 December 2022- promising loads of action, thrills and jaw-dropping costumes!

So, if you missed the @worldrugby7s action in September, now’s your chance to experience one of the city’s eagerly anticipated summer sporting events. 

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Spot the Vodacom Red Box in Cape Town this December and you could win big!

In collaboration with Love Cape Town, @vodacom is giving you the opportunity to win experiences that our locals love. All you have to do is spot the mystery Red Box located in key attractions in and around Cape Town and you could be a winner!

Be on the lookout on the weekend of 2-4 December, 9-11 December and 16-18 December between 12-4pm.

Keep an eye out on our page for more details.

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Heading to one of our beautiful beaches this summer? ☀️

We asked Stewart Seinifrom, Lifeguard Manager at The National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) to share some important beach safety tips. This is what he had to say…

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