Mr Richard Nurse, our longstanding Sports Tours Director (and native South African!) whom many of you will already know, will be accompanying you on this South Africa cricket holiday as well as our celebrity Tour Host, John Lever MBE. Furthermore, in Cape Town you will also be joined by celebrity Tour Hosts, Jonathan Trott and Derek Randall.
Our carefully crafted Platinum tour offers the discerning cricket fan unrivalled service, style and sophistication.
Join us for the second and third Tests of the 2019-20 South Africa v England tournament. Our Cape Town and Port Elizabeth Test Match Platinum Tour will be complemented by our popular State of Play evenings for each Test, a Franschhoek Winery Tour and celebratory Cocktail Evening at Spectate House in Cape Town.
In Cape Town, we once again feature our exclusive hospitality at 153 Campground, located a stone's throw away from Newlands Stadium. Here guests will enjoy the finest off-site hospitality that includes a full open bar, bespoke buffet menu, air conditioning and for those who want to cool off and relax, a swimming pool! Your tickets will be located in the Members Pavillion, fully shaded and behind the bowlers arm... the best seats in the house!
Nestled between Cape Town’s bustling V&A Waterfront and the international yacht marina you’ll discover Cape Grace on its own private quay. The African-inspired spa here is the perfect place to unwind, while the heated swimming pool offers a chilled-out place to relax after a morning spent shopping in the city. Sampling one of the many whiskies and Cape wines from Bascule Bar is a ‘must’ during your stay.
This stunning 5-star hotel and vineyard is located just an hour’s drive from Cape Town. Two excellent restaurants offer a choice of dining; Miko is the perfect setting for a 5-course menu with matching wines and The Country Kitchen is a more informal setting, and will happily provide a personalised picnic basket for when you explore the 37-hectare vineyard and hotel grounds. Hiking, cycling and tennis are available, also a full spa treatment menu and Hammam. Enjoy a cosy bar, heated outdoor pool and wine cellar in this spectacular setting.
Kapama Karula, meaning ‘place of peace’, is a truly elegant retreat with stunning views of the Klaserie River and surrounding parkland. Suites are airy and stylish with an intimate outdoor shower and private heated swimming pool, with sun loungers to take in the views whilst sipping a refreshing cocktail. Wrap-around glass sliding doors open to a private decking area. Karula’s award-winning spa offers the perfect pampering treatments to relax after a day spent on safari. This is the ultimate 5-star luxury safari experience.
The Windermere by Mantis is a 5-star boutique-style hotel with spacious all-suite accommodation easy access to an outside living and pool area. Complimentary refreshments are served poolside and a bar and games room is available to guests. The hotel is ideally located a short distance from Port Elizabeth’s pristine beaches and local restaurants.
Included in our Platinum Cape Town package is our legendary and exclusive hospitality at 153 Campground, located a stone's throw away from Newlands Stadium. Here guests will enjoy the finest off-site hospitality which includes a full open bar, bespoke buffet menu, air conditioning and for those who want to cool off and relax, a swimming pool! Your tickets will be located in the Members Pavillion, fully shaded and behind the bowlers arm... the best seats in the house!
Premium tickets are guaranteed. The price for tickets is not included and will be passed on to you at cost once prices are known.
Scenically beautiful, the 'Mother City' is a compelling mix of trendy modern and old-world elegance. Glamorous hotels, world-class dining and stunning vistas merge seamlessly with vibrant nightlife, with the imposing Table Mountain as a backdrop
Contemporary art is proudly displayed in a variety of galleries, and wine bars and brandy tasting lounges will appeal to the fashionable set.
Pay tribute to the life of South Africa’s most beloved legend, Nelson Mandela, and others at Robben Island, a short boat cruise from Cape Town harbour. Perhaps stroll around the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, a working harbour and hub of entertainment and shopping opportunities.
Port Elizabeth is known as the Friendly City or Nelson Mandela Bay, and is a laid-back seaside city where sun, sea and surf are a part of daily life. This is an ideal destination to relax and catch up on your sunbathing and take advantage of the protected swimming beaches. A regular sleepy hollow, Port Elizabeth is a major sea port richly steeped in culture and history.
Starting at the city centre, Route 67 encompasses cultural attractions including art galleries and the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Museum.
With over twenty years' experience offering superb properties to our discerning clients, it’s fair to say that at Spectate we have a sound knowledge of this stunning region. We have hand-selected luxury properties that we know will ‘wow’ you; each offering something unique in its own exceptional setting. These resorts are all favourites for their own distinct reasons and we know you’ll receive first-class service and a very warm welcome.
N.B. The price of the tickets for the 3rd Test in Port Elizabeth will not be included. These will be charged once prices are available.
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