The Saint James


The deep blue Indian Ocean’s waves roll gently and endlessly onto the sparkling white sand beach, the vivid blue sky melting into the darker ocean where the two worlds meet at the horizon’s edge.


Such is the setting for the small but classy luxury boutique hotel Saint James that INTOSOL has discovered for you in Cape Town’s vicinity. Located directly on the sea, this gem of a boutique hotel provides a textbook backdrop for an exceptional holiday at the Cape of Good Hope.


Apart from the read more » ocean view, which never ceases to stun the romantic observer, the Saint James Hotel overlooks the picturesque fishing village Kalk Bay set in the gorgeous False Bay.


Originally constructed as a holiday home for an extremely affluent tycoon, the lovely house has a history dating back more than one hundred years. Ancient wooden boards, which, intriguingly, have been taken from an old shipwreck, lend the house the flair of glorious times and a hint of a rustic touch.


Warm hospitality and attentive service are a top priority at the St. James. The dedicated team is always at your side to take care of all your needs and perceive your wishes even before you can voice them.


No matter whether your destination is the airport, the Cape Town city centre or you plan a full-day excursion, the hotel management can organise a car and a driver for you. Before you set off, however, start the day with the delicious breakfast served at the Saint James.


In the evenings, the small fishing village Kalk Bay becomes alive with the bustle of the many first-class restaurants preparing to receive their distinguished guests. Especially those who enjoy seafood fresh from the ocean will be in heaven.


From straightforward or locally-oriented cuisine to finest dining in an elegant ambience, Kalk Bay has the right venue for every taste. The quaint fishing village is just a stone’s throw away from the Saint James. It is highly convenient and if only to stroll down to the village for a bottle of wine from the Cape region.


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The credo of the Last Word chain is: Our Home is Your Castle – and true to the motto, the Saint Jame’s warm hospitality is legendary. The esteemed guests arrive and are immediately made to read more » feel at home.


Central elements of this remarkable sensation are privacy, tranquility and seclusion. Of course, the circumstance that the St. James features only five rooms in total also plays an important role and makes welcoming a guest a pleasure.


Each of the five units sports a magnificent composition of quality facilities and tasteful design. The Saint Jame’s rooms and suites transcend even the most discerning guest’s expectations.


Great attention to detail is apparent in the five individual interior designs. The rooms can be categorised into two extravagantly luxurious suites and three excellent Superior Doubles.


The elegant bathroom, decorated in pastel colours, is a highlight. It features a corner bathtub offering plenty of space for a relaxing bathing experience. Add soft music, candlelight and champagne to create an unbelievably romantic ambience.


Pastel colours and cleverly accentuated details are the secret to the Victorian interior design’s special flair. Large and comfortable beds ensure a good night’s rest and the cosy couch is simply perfect for reading a good book, a glass of wine in hand.


The enticing swimming pool is perfect for a little midday dip to escape the heat and chat to other guests. Having swum a few laps, you may want to rest on the sundeck, feeling the strong African sun caress your skin, eyes resting on the panoramic view of the Indian Ocean.


You prefer the rolling waves and the endlessness of the ocean? The water in False Bay is warm and welcoming and the beach perfect for sunbathing. The Saint James near Cape Town – allow INTOSOL to introduce you to this wonderful hotel in a stunning setting.


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Kalk Bay and the surroundings in combination with the exceptional Saint James Hotel guarantee both an entertaining and relaxing holiday. It is not without reason that South Africa promotes itself with read more » the slogan: The whole world in one Country - the activity options the country offers are sheer endless.


Still maintaining the quaint flair of a traditional fishing village, Kalk Bay’s main street also features a number of small shops like a deli, antique shop, a secondhand bookstore and art galleries.


Souvenir and bargain hunters will enjoy exploring the back alleys and poking around the small jobs. Once you have tired yourself, a number of excellent restaurants serve delicious treats, the seafood restaurants being especially noteworthy.


After dinner, stop at any of the atmospheric bars for a digestive. Those who are interested in a great day out on the ocean should walk down to the port and explore the various boat charter options. Even short cruises are being offered.


Adrenaline included free of charge: The brave can meet the world’s most ancient and fierce predator, the White Shark, face to face on a shark dive.


Sample the region’s fine produce at any of the aspiring wineries which offer their fine wines for tasting. Another highly popular activity option: whale watching. For as long as can be remembered the gentle giants have exerted a strong fascination on mankind and even in modern times, the sight of the colossal mammals is awe-inspiring.


Possibly the most romantic and down-to-earth style to explore the enticing region is on horseback. Canter down the beach or climb the mountains, it is an ultimately intensive nature experience with the optional wine-tasting stop in between.


With enough time on your hands, you should most definitely discover the beautiful city of Cape Town, the world-famous Table Mountain and the historic Robben Island. Furthermore, golfers will want to play on some of the celebrated courses located in the vicinity.


Well … all that remains is to wish you a most memorable and entertaining holiday at the Saint James Hotel in South Africa!


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