Rising six stories with a dramatic rock backdrop and radiant panoramic sea views, is a beachfront villa like no other in Africa. This extravagant retreat is an exclusive and private decadence set in the most picturesque location in Cape Town.
Victoria Road, Bantry Bay (5 bedroom villa) is widely revered as the finest property of its kind in the Cape, developed with no expense spared by a consortium of aesthetically knowledgeable British and South African businessmen, for their own private use, who set out to achieve a warm, functional, relaxing holiday environment that lives in harmony with timeless design precision.
Inspired by the classic modernism of Mies van der Rohe, the design was the brain child of South Africa’s leading architect and the developers. The project was delivered by master craftsmen and exhibits the use of the very finest materials throughout.
The ‘less is more’ philosophy is flirtatiously contrasted by decadently intense structural features, making mwanzoleo an indisputably epic villa, perfectly positioned overlooking the Atlantic Ocean in Bantry Bay, Cape Town.
This exclusive villa is decorated with great attention to detail, using only superior quality furniture and fabrics, complimented by an important South African and international art and sculpture collection. Furniture includes pieces designed by the likes of Fritz Hansen, Charles Eames, B & B Italia and Erro Saarinen.
The atmosphere is uplifting and inspiring with breath-taking panoramic sea views, open-aired flowing spaces with 6m high off-shutter concrete ceilings and magnificent light. With this Modernist feel, Victoria Road, Bantry Bay (5 bedroom villa) incorporates impressive indoor water features, which introduce the calming sound of cascading water throughout the house. Glass flooring meets large slabs of vein-cut travertine and bold American walnut floors. The quality finishes and refined interior design allows for sophisticated entertaining as well as comfortable, secluded relaxation. Unwind in a glass mosaic rim-flow pool maintained at a constant 28 degrees Celsius. An exceptional private haven that is inviting and warm.
The villa is situated within walking distance from Cape Town’s famed Clifton and Camps Bay beaches as well as leading restaurants, street cafes and night life entertainment. Victoria Road, Bantry Bay (5 bedroom villa) caters for the discerning few who truly appreciate life’s luxuries. Essentially, it is a private villa, designed for the lifestyle connoisseur who demands the quality comforts of their own home coupled with the convenience and luxury of a private hotel all to yourself.
The villa consists of six levels (accessed by a glass lift) which includes:
- Spacious open plan kitchen
- Lounge and dining area spanning 200 square meters
- A private and exclusive cinema and library
- TV room
- Swimming pool
- Espresso and cappuccino machines for your enjoyment
- Full climate control
- High-speed wireless internet access, printer and fax
- Five en-suite bedrooms
- All bedrooms are meticulously detailed and luxuriously comfortable
- The luxurious king size master suite, with the natural rock incorporated into the design, includes Technogym gym equipment, a study, steam shower and bath, terrace and ample closet space
- Level three boasts a self-contained chic and contemporary bedroom suite separate from the rest of the villa with kitchenette and private terrace
- All bedrooms have silk filled duvets, goose-down pillows, the finest Egyptian cotton, complimented with accessories by Ralph Lauren, Etro and Gucci
- Bathrooms offer luxury accessories and bathrobes
A full suite of efficient and full-time staff includes a villa general manager, 24 hour security and housekeepers who offer personalised, seamless services daily. Guests can completely unwind while everything is catered for, service is attentive yet unobtrusive. The villa manager is at your disposal to make your therapy, restaurant and wine farm bookings. Services include an experienced chef to cook on demand, and professional laundry and housekeeping services are always available.
Victoria Road, Bantry Bay (5 bedroom villa) 24 hour security guards and the latest state of the art security systems allow you to have total peace of mind during your stay.