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Cape Royale Wins SA’s Luxury All-Suite Hotel of the Year

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With numerous annual accolades beneath its belt the Cape Royale Luxury Hotel brings home yet another trophy to South Africa – the Luxury Travel Guide Global Awards 2015 – Luxury All-Suite Hotel of the Year-South Africa. This, together with its plethora of other international awards, has placed the Cape Royale Luxury Hotel firmly on the map of international tourism.

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Cape Royale Gives Back

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On Friday, 18 July 2014, the Cape Royale Luxury Hotel and Spa Management team grouped together for their 67 minutes of giving back to the community for Mandela Day.

With 67 lunch parcels the team headed out to disseminate the food packs to homeless and other less fortunate Cape Town inhabitants. Additionally, 67 copies of the Big Issue were purchased from various vendors throughout the area, which were subsequently offered to guests upon check in at the hotel later that afternoon.

“We continuously strive to assist in improving the lives and education of our in-house staff, today we took the opportunity to give back to the community at large in our neighbourhood, in honour of Mandela Day and the immense good that Tata Mandela stood for in his courageous and positively revolutionary life which he dedicated to the people of his country,” says Cape Royale Luxury Hotel and Spa MD, Johann du Plessis.

Equinox Spa Specials during the month of July

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Equinox Spa at the Cape Royale Luxury Hotel & Spa are hosting two promotion days this July. Medi-Heel™ offers the perfect solution for dry and cracked heels. In one application, it gently removes all dead skin cells leaving softer and smoother heels. Guests whom book for a Medi-Heel™ treatment at a cost of R150 on Saturday, 26 July 2014 will receive the treatment free when purchasing two products to the same value on that day.

On Monday, 28 July 2014, Equinox Spa will be hosting a Nimue™ consultation day. The cost of the consultation is R50 and includes an in-depth skin analysis, a product description customised to your own skin and a free gift. Guests will receive a free full size Exfoliating Enzyme or Active gel/lotion to the value of R440 when purchasing any Nimue™ products to the value of R2000 or more.

For something more relaxing book for an Equinox Detox Ritual which includes a stimulating body exfoliation and a detoxifying wrap express facial at a cost of R700 for a duration of 75 minutes.

For bookings or more information contact Equinox Spa on 021 430 0511 or info@equinoxspa.co.za.

Visit the Cape Royale Luxury Hotel & Spa Facebook page and follow them on Twitter @Cape_Royale for daily news & updates.

Mediterranean Delicacies Gourmet Luncheon with the Drunken Tuscan

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Celebrity Chef, Lapo Magni, also known as The Drunken Tuscan, hosted a Mediterranean Delicacies infused luncheon at the Cape Royale Luxury Hotel and Spa’s Villa Louise on Tuesday 24th June, 2014. The Drunken Tuscan whipped up a Mediterranean inspired feast for his VIP guests at the luxury villa, showcasing exotic dishes like his speciality: Climaxing Risotto, where a three cheese risotto is infused with the Nitida Matriarch Chardonnay Pinot Noir MCC; followed by slow roasted lamb shanks stuffed with garlic, rosemary, Medi Deli Calamata olives, sun dried tomatoes and anchovies, with Tzatziki Royal served on the side. Rounding off on a sweet note, the Drunken Tuscan fired things up with his homemade Pistachio Halva Ice Cream on a smoking display of dry ice. “I wanted to show my guests a fantastic gastronomic experience using gorgeous Mediterranean Delicacies ingredients, paired beautifully with exquisite Nitida wines, and what better venue than the Cape Royale Villas” says Lapo Magni. Mediterranean Delicacies’ Facebook fans Reneé and Mike Venter and Megan Richards and Celeste were invited to join this special occasion. This gourmet experience was one of an assortment of exciting, upcoming culinary adventure events planned for the near future.  To keep an eye out for their upcoming activations, exciting competitions and specials, go to https://www.facebook.com/medideli or catch them on Twitter @medideli. Media Deli also encourages fans to upload their foodie pics to the Medi Deli Instagram account @FoodPornZA.

Cape Royale Wins Seven Star Status

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The Cape Royale Luxury Hotel and Spa has recently been awarded Signum Virtutis, the Seal of Excellence, from the 2014 Seven Star Global Luxury Awards. The award ceremony will take place on June 14th 2014 at the Chateau Spa & Organic Wellness Resort in Malaysia. The hotel has also recently been nominated for the 2014 World Luxury Hotel Awards as well as celebrating a certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor for a consistent accumulation of top ratings. “There’s nothing quite like the tenacity of a great team,” says Cape Royale Luxury Hotel and Spa MD, Johann du Plessis, “From the doormen, front desk and concierge to the top management and PR, we pride ourselves in offering service excellence and dedicate ourselves to ensuring the very highest standards are maintained… It is with humble appreciation that we accept these celebrated awards, and use this as yet another platform to drive us forwards and upwards.” New exciting developments are also underway with the launch of The Banting Kitchen restaurant which is set to open at the Cape Royale in September, 2014. Trending weight-watchers cuisine is an all-new restaurant concept for SA, and will be sure to offer the finest renditions of the Banting-inspired concept. The Cape Royale Luxury Hotel and Spa will be further increasing its culinary offering with an array of five additional dining options, including Osumo, Simply Asia, Pasta Café, Shift Espresso Bar and Jewel of India. Should you wish to vote for The Cape Royale Luxury Hotel and Spa for the Ultimate World Luxury Hotel Awards go to http://www.luxuryhotelawards.com/vote-hotel. For reservations contact Cape Royale Luxury Hotel & Spa on reservations@caperoyale.co.za  or at 021 430 0500. Keep up to date with the team by liking their Facebook page: Facebook.com/caperoyale or follow them on Twitter: @Cape_Royale.

Bistro 1800 & Haute Cabriere Wine Pairing Evening

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Due to a super exciting restaurant makeover in the making the Cape Royale Luxury Hotel and Spa’s Bistro 1800 will be hosting its third and final winter food and wine pairing evening, this time headed up by the enigmatic Takuan von Arnim of Haute Cabriere and Pierre Jourdan.

The five course tasting evening collaboration will take place on Friday 27 June, from 7pm – 10pm at a cost of R320 per head. Guests are encouraged to book in advance so as to avoid disappointment.

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EVENT:                   Bistro 1800 & Haute Cabriere Wine Pairing Evening DATE:                     Friday, 27 June, 2014 COST:                    R320 per person TIME:                      7pm to 10pm VENUE:                  Bistro 1800 Restaurant, Cape Royale Luxury Hotel and Spa, Somerset Road, Green Point For reservations or more info contact Bistro 1800 Reservations on 021 430 0506 or email info@18hundreddegrees.co.za.

Food and Wine Pairing Evening with Bistro 1800 & Constantia Glen

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The Cape Royale Luxury Hotel & Spa will be hosting a four course Food and Wine Pairing Evening with Constantia Glen at Bistro 1800 on Friday, 30 May 2014. The boutique wine estate will be showing off their range of boutique wines paired with a host of succulent signature dishes from Bistro 1800.

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Bookings in advance are essential at a cost of R320 per person. For reservations contact Bistro 1800 Reservations on 021 430 0506, or email info@18hundreddegrees.co.za EVENT DETAILS: DATE:                     Friday, 30 May 2014 TIME:                      7pm to 10pm VENUE:                  Bistro 180 Restaurant, Cape Royale Luxury Hotel and Spa, Somerset   Road, Green Point

Equinox Spa :: May Specials & Mothers Day Package

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This month, Equinox Spa at the Cape Royale Luxury Hotel & Spa introduces a new 24k Gold Facial, the UltraVine™ Advance Cellular Gold Facial. Based on TheraVine™ breakthrough anti-oxidant technology, the UltraVine™ Advance anti-ageing concept promotes the skin’s DNA repair system while luxuriously soft and delicately scented creams, serums and balms transport your skin to an advanced state of renewal and serenity. Our anti-ageing jewel, a collagen film mask imbedded with pure, soft 24K gold and sparkling diamond dust coupled with a concentrated serum infused with super-charged actives, will visibly tone, polish and brighten the skin leaving it glowing with illumination. Duration: 90 minutes Cost: R575 (Introductory Price) Bookings: 021 430 0511 or info@equinoxspa.co.za After having the ULTRAVINE™ ADVANCE CELLULAR GOLD FACIAL, you will automatically be entered into a lucky draw to stand a chance of winning an Intelligent Repair Skin Care Selection PLUS an UltraVine™ Advance Rejuvenating Gold Collagen film to the combined value of R 796. Draw to take place in the first week of June and the winner will be notified by Equinox Spa.  ____________________________________________________________________ MOTHER’S DAY PACKAGE AT EQUINOX SPA: In celebration of Mothers Day, Equinox Spa has a special package available which includes the following:
  • Rejuvenating Back Massage
  • Express Manicure
  • Appetizer Facial
  • Complimentary glass of bubbly
Duration: 75 minutes Cost: R600 Contact: 021 430 0511 or info@equinoxspa.co.za Vouchers for this package are available for purchase and can be redeemed within 2 months from the date of purchase. _________________________________________________________________ MIO WINTER SKIN PROMO DAY AT EQUINOX SPA On Friday, 23 May 2014, Mio Fit Skin for life & Equinox Spa are hosting a Winter Skin Promo day at R350 per person. As a guest, you will receive the following:
  • 15 minute free Fit Skin profile and consultation by a MIO representative
  • 45 minute Back, Neck and Shoulder massage
The treatment is free if products are purchased to the value of R550 or more. EVENT DETAILS: Date: Friday, 23 May 2014 Time: Bookings available from 9am – 5pm Cost: R350 per person Venue: Equinox Spa, Cape Royale Luxury Hotel & Spa 47 Main Road, Green Point Bookings: 021 430 0511 or info@equinoxspa.co.za

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