About Tintswalo Atlantic
The Tintswalo Atlantic Luxury Boutique Hotel is located on the ocean in Hout Bay near Cape Town. This exclusive getaway nestles on the Chapman's Peak road 2 kilometres outside of Hout Bay. Tintswalo Atlantic is approximately a 25 minutes drive away from the city of Cape Town and the V&A Waterfront.
Seclusion and privacy characterize this luxurious seaside retreat. It is here from this magnificent ocean location that one can feel the spray as well as smell the ocean air. Unforgettable vistas of Hout Bay and the Sentinel can be enjoyed and the sunrises and sunsets are especially beautiful from this location.
The suites at the Tintswalo Atlantic are individually decorated to emulate the atmospheres and colours of various well-known islands around the world. The air-conditioned suites are situated on the edge of the ocean. Each room at the Tintswalo Atlantic Hotel features its own unique view of the ocean and the majestic Sentinel across the bay. The suites provide supreme comfort and privacy, and whale watching is an effortless activity at certain times of the year. Spacious en-suite bathroom, all with his and her basins as well as showers also enjoy an uninterrupted marine view.
The Presidential Suite: Elba and Corsica Islands
The prominent French influence of the Huguenots in the Cape is reflected in the "Country-French-Chic" feel of this luxurious suite, evoking classic French elements but bringing it in line with a contemporary style. A generous entrance hall leads off to two separate full en-suite suites, connected by a central lavish lounge. Both rooms and the lounge face the sea and have spectacular views.
The Robben Island Suite
The Robben Island Suite at the Tintswalo Atlantic Boutique Hotel pays tribute to the esteemed Nelson Mandela who was imprisoned there for nearly 24 years. It provides a quirky and yet very real reminder to those who wish to reflect on South Africa's transition.
Ithaca Island Suite
The influences of the Greek island are represented in this suite. The very crisp with blues and indigos offset with whites, creams and natural organic textures.
Lamu Island Suite
Lamu Island is a Swahilian island just off the east coast of Africa. This suite showcases the fun, natural and organic elements that typify this stretch of African coastline.
Sicily Island Suite
The Italian inspired Silicy Island Suite is formal and pays tribute to Italian style.
Sainte Marie Island Suite
Sainte Marie Island is a magnificent island located off Madagascar. It is the only suite at the Tintswalo Atlantic seaside resort, which is not decorated in any shade of blue - it is striking for its extended use of glass and light. It is the most feminine suite of the suite collection.
Cousins Island Suite
Cousins Island is situated in the Seychelles. This suite at the Tintswalo Atlantic Hotel in Hout Bay prides itself for its complete privacy and the fact that it is a sanctuary to the most beautiful species of shells, fish and marine life in the region. The aqua colours of the suite are reminiscent of the beautiful colour of the sea in and around its coral reefs.
Madura Island Suite
The most masculine suite - in blues and browns - represents the Balinese islands with their lovely use of carved wood, exuding a naturally warm and inviting atmosphere.
Antigua Island Suite
A Caribbean "shabby-chic" style suite in which mainly blue colours are used but with exotic accents of pinks and yellows. This suite at Tintswalo Atlantic appeals to those who have a sense of fun. A true Caribbean feel with bright colours of blue and yellow can be sensed here.
Princes’ Island Suite
There are a total of nine islands in the Sea of Marmara not far from the city of Istanbul, known as the Princes' Islands. Here the Byzantine influence is evident, use of terracotta and clay colours evoke a warm, yet fresh ambience in this particular suite at Tintswalo Atlantic.
Zanzibar Island Suite
Being one of the most lovely and most popular East African island destinations, the Zanzibar Island suite reflects a vibrant historical identity and colour.
The interactive kitchen at Tintswalo Atlantic provides guests with the opportunity to communicate with the Executive Chef while he goes about his daily work creating imaginative, beautiful and mouth wateringly delicious dishes. Guests are invited to join the chef in the kitchen, trying their hand at creating a new dish. A courtesy vehicle is available to transport guests to local restaurants in and around Hout Bay as well as into Cape Town and the V&A Waterfront.
The public areas at the Tintswalo Atlantic Hotel have been built predominantly from wood and glass to blend harmoniously with the beautiful natural surrounds of the Cape Peninsula. Facilities of the hotel include a lounge, bar, small wine cellar, dining room as well as an interactive kitchen. The common element shared by all are the breathtaking views of the sea and mountains of this unique location. The décor and furnishings complement the beauty of this magnificent setting. A colour palette of blue, green, aquamarine, brown and silver reflects the ever changing moods of the ocean.
Deep sofas, comfy chairs and ottomans, pewter tables and stools, rich wooden floors, crystal chandeliers, wonderfully tactile fabrics together with displays of coral, shells, driftwood and bowls of Proteas complete the ambience of unparalleled elegance and discreet comfort.