Restaurant and guesthouse Russell’s on the Port recently opened its new luxury accommodation wing that looks out over Port Owen marina
Often associated only with bokkoms (a whole, salted and dried mullet delicacy) and the Berg River, the sleepy West Coast town of Velddrif is also home to the holiday resort of Port Owen – a maze of artificial canals and waterways situated along the river mouth.
Russell’s on the Port has provided locals and holidaymakers ali
Experience the romance of Edwardian elegance on a train trip across Southern Africa
Image credit: Royal Chundu
Africa boasts a wealth of luxurious experiences. From elegant boutique hotels and wine tastings to Michelin-starred restaurants and world-class cruises, we really have it all. In a new miniseries inspired by the November 2017 issue of House and Leisure, we reveal a few of our favourite spoils. We’ve already explored hot-air ballooning over the Okavango Delta, a luxury spa experience at The Silo Hotel and a magical stay at the Manta Resort on Pemba Island. In the last instalment of the series, we travel in Africa’s most opulent train.
go on a rail journey with rovos
Rovos Rail, started in