Set amongst a wooded area, the apartment hotel takes its name from the 14 hectare Glen Nature Reserve which the apartments verge on in Camps Bay. The establishment consists of luxury serviced apartments with views of the ocean, Twelve Apostles mountain range and Lion's Head, and finished with modern and clean aesthetics and expansive windows that maximise the scenery. With 20 apartments on offer, the hotel features a lobby, wireless Internet access, laundry services, a garage and bicycle hire.
These apartments are situated in Camps Bay, approximately 30 km from Cape Town International Airport and 400 m from the beach.
Combining design elements and interiors with modern aesthetics and floor spaces ranging from 60 to 180 m2, it offers guests the choice of studio apartments, 2-bedroom apartments and 3-bedroom loft apartments. Top class interior finishes emphasize stone and timber, while maximum use of glass curtain-walls optimize the natural light and frame the magnificent views. The apartments feature individually regulated air conditioning and heating, under-floor heating, satellite television, wireless Internet access (for a fee) and a fully equipped kitchen. They also offer a washing machine, tumble dryer, heated towel rails, electronic safes and a built in hairdryer. The en suite bathrooms are fitted with a shower, bathtub and hairdryer.
The pool is positioned on the mountain side of the apartments with a thicket of tall trees beside the building. Surrounded by the imagery of the sea views and trees, the saltwater outdoor swimming pool's rocky Zen-like design and trickling water all add to an atmosphere of sophistication and leisure. Two Johnny Loco bikes are available for hire at the reception office. Guests can cruise Camps Bay on one of these, and take in the fresh ocean breeze. By special arrangement guests can take advantage of the Camps Bay Retreat spa and the spa at The Bay Hotel, the tennis court at Camps Bay Retreat, the Camps Bay Tennis Club, the Camps Bay Squash Club and the Camps Bay Beach Club.
The accommodation is fully self-catered. On arrangement Camps Bay Retreat restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Exit the airport in the direction of N2 Cape Town. Follow signs for the N2 City, Foreshore, Sea Point. Follow the N2 Stad/City signs until arriving at a large intersection with several sets of traffic lights (Coen Steytler Avenue). Proceed straight ahead along this road (M62) following the Table Mountain Cable Way/Camps Bay signs. Without turning towards the Cable Way, descend straight into Camps Bay. Take the second road to the right, Geneva Drive, and follow its winding descent. Turn right into the 5th road, Sedgemoor Road, and straight over a stop street (Berkley road). Chilworth Road is the very next road to the right. Turn right here and the apartment hotel is 125 metres down the road on the right-hand side.
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