Newmark Welcomes The Penthouse Collection to its Residences portfolio

Slick elegance is taken to a new level with clean lines, bold art, stylish finishes and spacious, light-filled rooms, which complement the dazzling skyline.

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The Best Spots for Beverages or Bites to Eat in Graaff-Reinet

Julia Child – an American chef, author and TV personality who became recognised for introducing French cuisine to the American public – also remains well-known for some of the quirky, and very relatable, things she had to say about dining. Perhaps one of her most famous quotes and one that we quite enjoy is: “People …

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A Transformation over Time: Discovering Drostdy Hotel’s History

A Transformation over Time: Discovering Drostdy Hotel’s History To explore a destination’s history is to truly understand its present state, its lasting beauty and its unique characteristics. It’s one of the most enriching aspects of travel, allowing your mind to momentarily journey through time as you as you grasp the enduring nature of a man-made …

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Get to Know Drostdy Hotel’s General Manager: Janus Schoeman

Leadership rests on the ability to action positive influence, to inspire others to pursue a common goal and to obtain the desired results. In the hospitality industry, excellent leadership is essential – it is the driving force behind a “well-oiled machine”. Given that Drostdy Hotel was recently voted among South Africa’s top 10 hotels, it …

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From the Wine Cellar: Anthonij Rupert Wines

“Wine is bottled poetry.” – Robert Louis Stevenson Considering the dedication, science, passion and artistic expression that goes into the production of wine, with inspiring results, these words are by no means an exaggeration. In celebration of the opening of the wine shop at the Drostdy Hotel– which stocks some of the country’s best wines, …

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Recognising our Leader’s Admirable Response to the Water Crisis

As Cape Town faces its worst drought on record, its people have grappled with a range of powerful emotions and have adopted many moving qualities. South Africans are known for their resilience and for this reason, we choose to continue applying positivity, practising hope and celebrating those who inspire it. As the Newmark team, we …

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Discovering the Eastern Cape

Perhaps one of the most magnificent characteristics about South Africa is its diversity – a quality that is truly reflected by the Eastern Cape. This province, situated between the Western Cape and KwaZulu-Natal, was the birthplace of Nelson Mandela and therefore houses the Nelson Mandela Museum in the centre of Mthatha. It is further home …

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Between River and Rock

After the Kruger and lowveld browns and scrub, Nkomazi Game Reserve near eManzana in eastern Mpumalanga is impossibly green and open, marked with granite koppies that look like the result of some kind of geological tantrum – all tossed boulders the size of a house piled high on the plains. This is the middleveld, where both highveld and lowveld animals thrive.

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Must-Know News and Info about Dash Restaurant & Bar

Perhaps you’ve had the pleasure of dining at Dash Restaurant & Bar; perhaps you’ve only heard about the fine dining establishment that is nestled in a charming and wonderfully elegant nook of the V&A Waterfront. Either way, there is much on the go at this restaurant that we’re certain you’d love to know.

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A Culinary Bucket List

Food has the power to bring people from different nations together and to inspire joy among individuals. Home to a diverse people and many a culture, Cape Town is the epitome of a city that celebrates culinary variety. It offers an abundance of choice when it comes to restaurants, cafés and other establishments. As such, …

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A Day in the Life of Dock House’s Resident Manager

Dock House Boutique Hotel offers exclusive and extremely private luxury accommodation in Cape Town. This hotel is rich in history and charm; one of the Newmark’s most prized properties in the V&A Waterfront. While much can be said about Dock House’s exquisite façade and facilities, it is truly the staff – both those who work …

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