Tapas-Style Eating & Why You Need it in Your Life!

It may have originated in Spain, but tapas-style eating has become a giant trend throughout restaurants worldwide. And if you’ve ever tried them, you know why! Every Tuesday at the Rockwell Café & Bar, we’re offering 2 for 1 Tapas from 12pm until 6pm, so we thought a fun way to kick off this new…

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Ways to Pamper Yourself this Women’s Month

Women’s Day may be over, but Women’s Month sure isn’t! We firmly believe that one day simply is not enough and making the amazing women in our lives feel special shouldn’t stop there! Wouldn’t you agree? And that includes yourself – you fierce woman, you! To celebrate, we put together a list of ways to…

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Hotel Gym Workouts

You may be taking a much-needed vacation, or simply on a work trip, but the fact is the same: fitness does not take vacations! That being said, it can be ultra-tough to get enough exercise when on-the-go in a new city. Lucky for you, the Rockwell All Suite Hotel & Apartments has a spectacular (if…

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Things to Keep You Busy This Winter at the Rockwell

We’re in the thick of winter and while the sun does peep out here and there, if we’re honest, the weather can definitely get us down if we aren’t careful. So how should we be keeping busy…and dry? Last month we put together a list of ten awesome activities to do during the cold winter…

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The Most Instagram-Worthy Spots Near the Rockwell

Whether you live here, have visited or have it on your bucket list of must-see places, we all know Cape Town is one of the most beautiful places to visit in the world. Let’s face it, the Mother City is simply an Instagrammer’s absolute dream when on pursuit of the perfect content. We’ve put together…

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10 Cape Town Events to Attend this Winter

Winter can be filled with lovely cold, crisp, sunny days but let’s face it, that is definitely not always the case! While you could easily let the cold (or rainy) days get you down (hello hermit status!), why not get off the couch and attend a few exciting events? We’ve put together a list of…

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Family Friendly Fun Near the Rockwell Hotel

Over the years, we have found that one of the most popular reasons our guests like to stay at the Rockwell is that for a similar price, they get to stay in a spacious apartment suite rather than simply a hotel room. Not only is this great for couples who like to stay in and…

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Fun things to do in Cape Town

30 Fun Things to do During Cape Town Winters

Sometimes after a long Summer of extreme temperatures the locals welcome a bit of winter weather. What we have found, though, is that Capetonians often become homebodies and head into hibernation mode when the weather turns cool. The only problem? Cape Town has such a large variety of fun and exciting things to do during…

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how to survive load shedding

12 Ways to Stay Busy During Load shedding

Recently, Cape Town has been hit with another sudden influx of load shedding. Surprise! While this may seem like a sick joke from the folks who manage our power, this is our unfortunate reality. BUT, we choose to look on the bright side (ha!) and acknowledge the fact that although a bit inconvenient at times,…

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