About Lions View
Recommended by Wallpaper City Guide as one of the best places to stay in Cape Town, Lionís View has established itself as the ultimate Camps Bay retreat.
Designed by leading South African architect Greg Wright this luxurious villa perfectly complements its magnificent setting overlooking famous Campís Bay beach, Lionís Head and the Twelve Apostles.
Situated in a tranquil tree-lined street Lionís View is a five-minute stroll from Camps Bay beach with its signature palm-fringed waterfront and array of trendy cafťís, bars and restaurants. A 10-minute drive takes you into Cape Townís vibrant city centre and its acclaimed V&A Waterfront. At Lionís View youíre within easy reach of it all.
Lionís View is divided into two sections; the five bedroom Main House and the two bedroom Penthouse Apartment. Guests can opt for either or combine them to form an ultra luxurious seven-bedroom villa.
Guests are ensured total comfort and luxury. A housekeeper is always on hand to tend to domestic needs. A private chef can be arranged on request. Thereís under-floor heating and air-conditioning in selected areas. As youíd expect from a five-star property the house has all the mod-cons including; iPod doc, hi-fi, telephone, satellite TV, DVD players and complementary WiFi internet.
The Main House
The Main House on the ground floor comprises five double en-suite bedrooms, a spacious lounge, a dining room and a fully equipped open-plan kitchen. The entrance is via a footbridge that traverses the Japanese koi pond. Furniture and fixtures by top designers such as Philippe Starck line the house adding a fine touch of elegance.
The master bedroom, with its raised spa bath behind the bed and wall-to-wall view of the pool and beach beyond, comes with a telescope. Surrounded by the large patio and beautifully manicured garden is a seductive infinity-edged swimming pool that overlooks the Atlantic Ocean and Lions Head.
The Penthouse apartment
Upstairs is the stylish Penthouse Apartment. Featuring itís own separate entrance, two spacious double bedrooms, two luxurious bathrooms, a lounge and fully equipped open-plan kitchen. The unique design of the roof makes the most of the majestic mountain views. The balcony with its heated plunge pool is the ideal place to enjoy the sun, panoramic views and the soothing sound of the sea.