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Cape Royale Rocks Cape Town Tastebuds

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On Friday, 25 April 2014, Cape Royale Luxury Hotel and Spa, Seven Star Award nominee, celebrates creativity of cuisine with their debut food and wine pairing autumn – winter campaign. Pairing up with multi-award winning Nitida Wines, the hotel’s Bistro 1800 Restaurant showcased a series of four dishes with accompanying wines. Nitida winemaker, Brendan Butler along with Bistro 1800 Sommelier, Ardiel Norodien, and Chef Bevan Webb provided tasting notes to guide guests through their culinary experience. The flavour enhanced evening, bridging ingredients filled with combinations of textures, and tastes kept taste buds on their toes. “We aimed to offer a well-balanced food and wine duo experience, harmonising the balance between the weight of the dishes and the body of the wines” says Nitida Winemaker, Brendan Butler. The event was the first of a series of six pairing evenings which will be held on the last Friday of each month. Upcoming pairings include Constantia Glen on Friday 30 May; Haute Cabriere on 27 June; Nitida Wine Farm, 25 July; Hartenberg Estate, 29 August and Morgenster on the 26 September 2014. 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.

Food and Wine pairing with Nitida & Bistro 1800

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On Friday, 25 April 2014, the illustrious Cape Royale Luxury Hotel and Spa’s Bistro 1800 Restaurant will be hosting the first of a series of six food and wine pairing evenings to run through the coming autumn and winter months. Multi-award winning Nitida Wines will debut the culinary festivities, giving guests the opportunity to enjoy their vintage varietals paired with exotic compositions of gastronomic delight. Nitida winemaker Brendan Butler will spearhead the four-course pairing with Bistro 1800 Sommelier, Ardiel Norodien, and Head Chef, Bevan Webb.

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DATE:                   Friday, 25 April 2014 TIME:                    7pm to 10pm VENUE:                Bistro 180 Restaurant, Cape Royale Luxury Hotel and Spa, 47 Main   Road, Green Point 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.

Bistro 1800 Burning Bills

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The Cape Royale Luxury Hotel and Spa’s Bistro 1800 Restaurant fires things up with two hot new promotions, offering complimentary meals and spa & accommodation packages for lucky patrons each month through till the end of winter 2014. Bistro 1800’s renowned Singing Chef, Bevan Webb, will be upping the ante every Friday and Saturday, as he randomly selects one table each night whose full restaurant bill will be burnt at the table warranting a 100% discount.

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Guests also have a chance at winning a romantic night’s stay and spa treatments for two each month at the Cape Royale Hotel and Spa. Sundays through Thursdays R350.00 spend at the restaurant qualifies guests automatic entry; winners will be announced monthly via email, Facebook and Twitter. To make your reservation contact Bistro 1800 Reservations on 021 430 0506, or email info@18hundreddegrees.co.za.  

Experience Valentine’s Day Luxury at Equinox Spa

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Equinox Spa puts the cherry on top of Valentine’s Day this February, with the Deluxe Romantic Package for two. The package, which runs for the whole month of February, includes a relaxing full body Swedish massage complimented with a hot stone back  massage, invigorating scalp massage, aromatic hand & foot compress, TheraVine™ appetiser facial, rounded off with a refreshing fresh fruit platter and glass bubbly at the hotel’s renowned rooftop Skybar. Guests will also automatically be entered into the draw to win a complimentary night’s stay for two at the Cape Royale Luxury Hotel with breakfast included. Equinox Spa (2)This special pamper package is available at R1750 per couple. To make your reservation contact Equinox Spa on 021 430 0511, or email info@equinoxspa.co.za.

Valentine’s Day Decadence at Bistro 1800

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Senses are set to come alive this Valentine’s Day at the Cape Royale Luxury Hotel and Spa’s Bistro 1800, with a decadent three course dinner offering and complimentary glass of champagne. Dinner is available at R500.00 per couple and R300.00 per single or anti-Valentine guests.

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Bistro 1800 will continue the food-for-love catering through Saturday with a delicious brunch buffet and complimentary glass of bubbly. The Valentines brunch is available at R195.00 per person and starts at 11:30am.

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To make your reservation contact Bistro 1800 Reservations on 021 430 0506, or email info@18hundreddegrees.co.za.

BISTRO 1800 VALENTINE’S DAY DINNER MENU

STARTER (To share)

6 Oysters with toppings

Pickled radish dressing Apple, vodka & Ginseng Fresh fig & caviar

Or

Prosciutto salad

Fresh fig. melon & prosciutto salad with raspberry dressing

MAIN

200gr Fillet of grain fed beef smoked vanilla mash, crisp asparagus, chili chocolate jus and truffle scented oil

Or

Honey marinated, rooibos smoked wild salmon

Fondant potato, crisp asparagus and soy reduction

DESSERT (To share)

Aphrodisiac Assiette

 1800 chocolate fondant, homemade banana ice cream Coffee infused pannacotta, berry compote & Cranberry biscotti White chocolate & kiwi semifreddo with lychee sorbet

 

BISTRO 1800 VALENTINE’S DAY BRUNCH MENU

Complimentary glass of champagne on arrival

Vet Koek& Wrap Station with Curried Mince & Peas (H)

(Tomato & Onion, Chutney, Chillies, Coconut)

Chicken & Egg Breyani (H)

Spicy Lamb & Sober Noodles (H)

Baguette & Rolls Station with Assorted Cold Meats & accompaniments

German Potato Salad

Beetroot & Orange Salad

Tomato & Onion Salad

Assorted Smoked Fish

Assorted Cheeses & Crackers

Fresh Fruit Salad

Assorted Cup Cakes

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Specials at Equinox Spa this January

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Get into the swing of 2014 with these enticing specials being offered at Equinox Spa, at the Cape Royale Luxury Hotel & Spa for the month of January. 1)    WITH COMPLIMENTS FROM EQUINOX! Book any of the following: •             Nimue™ Therapeutic Facial                                                                   R450 •             TheraVine™ Contouring Body Gel Wrap                                                R550 •             TheraVine™ Muscle Release Ritual                                                       R650 •             TheraNaka™ African Wood Massage                                                    R650 And receive a complimentary •             Nail colour application on toes or fingers OR •             Eyebrow shaping OR •             Eyelash Tint OR •             Indian Head Massage 15min Booking is essential – Valid 1-31 January 2013 2)    NEW YEAR’S NIMUE™ GIVE-AWAYS! RECEIVE A WEEKEND GETAWAY EXCULSIVELY FROM EQUINOX WHEN PURCHASING R2000 WORTH OF NIMUE™ RETAIL! (while stock lasts) & receive a Nimue Travel SPF40 with every 60minute Nimue™ facial booked in January 2014 (while stock lasts) For bookings and enquiries contact Sunette@equinoxspa.co.za or call 021 430 0511. Visit Equinox Spa’s Facebook page for more information: https://www.facebook.com/EquinoxSpa?fref=ts and follow them on Twitter: @Equinox_Spa

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FLASH BACK TO THE 50’S WITH BISTRO 1800 THIS NEW YEAR

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In true 1950’s swing Bistro 1800 at the Cape Royale Luxury Hotel & Spa celebrates this New Year’s Eve with overflowing bubbly, fireworks from the rooftop and a delectable six-course dinner for the discerning diner. This rock n roll celebratory experience comprises a culinary masterpiece of 50’s inspired dishes accompanied by a themed band, the Southern Sounds. Shortly after dinner, gearing towards the much anticipated midnight countdown, party boxes and complimentary bottles of Simonsig Kaapse Vonkel will be provided to each couple to enjoy during the fireworks display for a refreshingly explosive end to 2013 and a Royale beginning to the new year! Tickets are priced at R1400.00 per couple, and include dinner and drinks, live entertainment, fireworks show and more!

Bistro 1800 Terrace at night time

To book your tickets in advance contact: Date: 31 December 2013 Starts: 18h30 for 19h00 Venue: Bistro 1800 Restaurant, Cape Royale Luxury Hotel and Spa, Cape Town Theme: 1950’s Entertainment: Southern Sounds live band Cost: R1400 per couple

VIP SKY BAR GETS INTO THE 70’S & 80’S GROOVE THIS NEW YEARS

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The VIP Sky Bar situated on the rooftop of the illustrious Cape Royale Luxury Hotel and Spa will be hosting a swinging 70’s and 80’s themed new year’s eve party to take guests into 2014 with a memorable experience. The evening’s kaleidoscope of entertainment includes live performances by the world renowned group – CODA, 70’s and 80’s groovy tunes throughout the first half of the night followed by funky house to get guests in their boogie, and sexy deep house tunes to take us into the new year. Tickets to this fun and fantastic event are R500 per person, and include a welcome drink, sushi snacks, a live performance by CODA and a fabulous view of the fireworks! To get your ticket to this phenomenal rooftop swing go to Webtickets.co.za For more information contact info@vipskybar.co.za or go to Facebook.

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The following packages are also available: The Rock n Roll Package: –       Choice of Veuve Cliq Brut or Moet brut –       platter of sushi for 2 –       10 oysters –       R2000 Disco Divas Package: –       Choice of Veuve Cliq brut or Moet brut –       vodka+ mixers –       platter of sushi for 4 –       20 oysters –       R4000 The Groove Armada: –       2x choice of champagne+ vodka –       mixers+ platter of sushi for 6 –       30 oysters –       R6000 VIP experience: –       Bottle of Dom Pérignon –       VIP platter (sushi) –       Grey Goose vodka red bull –       40 oysters –       R10 000 Book your packages by contacting info@vipskybar.com or 079 721 9069.

An array of specials this week at Equinox Spa

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Be sure to visit Equinox Spa at the Cape Royale Luxury Hotel & Spa this week and choose from a variety of skin and beauty treatments. 1)      Special: TheraVine Facial Promotions           Date: Friday, 29 November 2013 Choose between two TheraVine facials, and receive a complimentary revitalizing eye mask.
  • TheraVine Appetizer Facial – An express TheraVine facial customized to skin concerns. Cost: R195.00 Duration: 30 minutes
Special: Purchase any two or more TheraVine products on the day and receive the facial FREE.

 OR

  • TheraVine Classic Facial – A simple TheraVine facial customized to skin concerns. Cost: R295.00 Duration: 60 minutes
Special: Purchase any three or more TheraVine products on the day and receive the facial FREE. 2)     Special: Nimue Festive Season  Special          Date: Saturday, 30 November 2013 Kick off your festive season by purchasing a Festive Beach Bag with all the Nimue essentials needed to protect your skin from the harsh summer elements. The trendy bag includes a Super Hydrating Serum (30ml), Vitamin C moisture mist (60ml), Hydro lip therapy (5ml) and an SPF40 (60ml) all valued at the cost R1328.00. Equinox Spa is offering this bag at a cost of R664.00. Equinox Spa_Nimue Festive Season SpecialReceive a weekend getaway exclusively from Equinox Spa with the purchase of Nimue products to the retail price of R2000! 3)      Special: Nimue Product Promotion          Date: Saturday, 30 November 2013 Make sure you’re stepping into summer with the right prescription. When you purchase Nimue products to the value of R573 or more, you will receive a complimentary facial. 4)      Special: Summer Bliss Package           Date: Valid till 30 November 2013 This Summer Bliss Package is the ultimate package to get your body ready for the summer season. It includes:
  • Renewal Facial
  • Back, neck and shoulder massage
  • Full Body Polish
  • Choice of nail polish on toes or fingers
In just 90 minutes, the package will treat your whole body and leave your skin glowing for the summer at a cost of R750.00 For bookings and enquiries on any of the above, kindly contact Sunette@equinoxspa.co.za or call 021 430 0511 Visit Equinox Spa’s Facebook page for more information: https://www.facebook.com/EquinoxSpa?fref=ts and follow them on Twitter: @Equinox_Spa

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