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Hospitality Internships at Village n Life

Village n Life’s internship programme is vital to both recruiting new talent and educating a new generation of hospitality staff. It allows final year hospitality students to gain the required skills and knowledge to succeed within the hospitality sector,...

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4 Things That Make An Amazing Residential Specialist

Chantel Wessels, Residential Specialist for Camps Bay Collection, seems to be able to do more multi-tasking than seem possible. She is unbelievably capable, at times irreverent, and above all, passionate about Village n Life. Here are all the things that...

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The 5 Top Stops on the Red Bus

The sight of an open top red City Sightseeing bus is an iconic fixture on the roads of Cape Town. They can be seen in abundance, in the City Centre, along the coastline and in tourist hotspots. Just outside The Bay Hotel, each day, like clockwork, these brightly...

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The Pods: Holiday Accommodation with a Tiny Twist

If you walk through the four-acre private nature reserve at Camps Bay Retreat, through the indigenous forest, past the nature pool, and towards the organic nursery, you might come across two surprising structures tucked into the greenery. These converted shipping...

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6 Facts About The Downwind Dash

This January saw the completion of 32nd annual prestigious Langebaan to Saldanha Downwind Dash. Primarily a kite surfing competition, the race sees a huge diversity of participants from surf skis, SUPs, hobies, windsurfers, catamarans and sailing dinghies....

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Golden Retriever Saves A Life

Ben, the beloved golden retriever of Camps Bay Retreat, turned 12 years old last month. Many know him as a friendly, welcoming presence at the Retreat, but he also has some tremendous accomplishments. In honour of Ben’s birthday, we share with you the...

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