Christmas in Camps Bay – Everything You Need to Know

From gift giving to family holidays to events, the Christmas season is one of the best times of the year. It does have its stressful moments though when you find yourself frantically running around looking for last-minute gifts for family and friends or browsing for holiday accommodation. We’re here to take some pressure off your shoulders and give you everything you need to know about Christmas in Camps Bay, Cape Town. We’ve picked out a few trendy holiday locations that might tempt you if you’re looking to celebrate Christmas in true Camps Bay style…

Luxury and Style Awaits this Christmas Season in Camps Bay

When it comes to the holidays, Camps Bay truly comes alive and plays host to one of the festive, summer vacation spots ideal for you and your family. Think breath-taking beaches, endless choices in hotspots and some of the best villas this side of the southern hemisphere. Now you can experience Christmas like no other with the smell of summer in the air, the gentle breeze in your hair and the beautiful landscape of the white sandy beaches.

For those looking to explore Camps Bay over the December holidays with family and friends, Villa Camps Bay offers a range of stylish, luxury villas ideal for calling home. You can browse through a variety of luxurious properties that are all set in beautiful locations in and around the suburb of Camps Bay in Cape Town.


The first luxury property to get our attention is none other than Houghton Heights which can be found in the Gold category for £400 – £640 a night and is located in Bali Bay. The gorgeous three bedroom apartment includes all the comforts of home with the stylings of a 5 star hotel and has a true contemporary feel. The apartment has impressive ocean views and is fully furnished with the latest in décor and style trends. Guests can enjoy the benefit of the apartment being located within walking distance to the bars and restaurants of the Camps Bay’s promenade. It’s a perfect spot for playing host to weekend gatherings with your friends or for celebrating Christmas in ultimate style.

Celeb Spotting in Camps Bay this Christmas

It’s no secret that Cape Town has always been a popular choice as a film and holiday destination to the stars and recently Camps Bay has played host to some of Hollywood’s biggest names. You could find yourself rubbing shoulders with Angelina Jolie or Idris Elba having cocktails along the infamous Camps Bay strip this Christmas season if you just know where to look.

Hollywood stars such as Leonardo di Caprio, Prince Harry and Zac Efron have all been spotted enjoying sundowners at Café Caprice. If you’re looking to explore Cape Town further, other sightings include Koi Restaurant at the Ambassador Hotel in Bantry Bay, Beluga restaurant near the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront.

If you’re new to the area you can also look forward to trying local cuisine as you will find an array of restaurants and pavement cafes as well as the latest in trendy hotspots and local eateries to suit your every taste and craving.

Camps Bay Christmas Living

When it comes to looking for self-catering accommodation and luxury living in Camps Bay, it could not be easier than with a simple search on Villa Camps Bay. They offer everything from Oscar worthy properties, to family oriented homes to romantic villas for two to stylish villas ideal for you and your close friends.


If you’re in the mood for the comforts of home combined with the luxuries of hotel living, then Kasteel Villa is just for you. The beautiful Clifton home includes three bedrooms with uninterrupted sea views set over two levels. The three bedrooms are situated on the lower level of the property and each bedroom is en-suite. Here you’ll find a stunning combination of classic and contemporary styling as modern appliances are set within restored antique style furniture. The main bedroom has a king-size bed and the other three rooms consist of queen-size beds. It’s priced in the gold category and is £400 – £640 per night and features a large swimming pool, a built in braai, Jacuzzi as well as two fireplaces.


Our next featured villa ideal for celebrating Christmas in Camps Bay is the darling property of Bali Place. It features in the platinum category and is priced around £640 – £960 a night and is located in Bakoven, arguably one of the Cape’s finest locations. Think ultra-chic and glamourous as this stylish villa will wow even the most sophisticated guests. It’s no surprise as the glamourous environment is spread over four levels and includes four luxury suites in total each with their own en-suite marble bathroom. Here you’ll find nothing but state-of-the-art technology, a gourmet kitchen, the finest décor trends, a Jacuzzi and even its very own lift.

If you’re considering Camps Bay as your Christmas holiday destination you’ve made the right choice. The month of December truly shows off in Cape Town as the weather is glorious, the restaurants and bars are in top form and the villas lay in wait to house family and friends for another unforgettable adventure. It offers a place for stylish relaxation where you are encouraged to relax and take in the city’s majestic natural beauty.

Whether you are looking for a holiday villa for a fun-filled family summer vacation or a stylish apartment for two or a villa close to the hustle and bustle of the cosmopolitan Camps Bay strip, there’s a villa for you. Villa Camps Bay offers guests luxury and style this season providing villas in picturesque locations enabling you to indulge in the quintessential Camps Bay Christmas experience.