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21 Nettleton

Machangulo Beach Lodge, in the South of Mozambique offers idyllic baref
oot luxury. Untouched African beaches, untamed
nature and luxurious service come together to create extraordinary holiday
experiences. Situated in a truly unique location on a
beautiful secluded peninsula, the lodge plays witness to a grand battle of nature,
surrounding its guests with epic natural
wonder. It is the easiest accessible lodge in Mozambique with a plethora of
activities for the whole family. A wide variety of
clean empty beaches are easy to reach and have a unique African atmosphere.
Featuring 17 luxurious rooms, a fully equipped
activity centre and plenty of amazing spots to enjoy the unique views of the Indian O
cean and Inhaca Island. Child and family
friendly rooms and Private Villas close to the beach. Surrounded by 5 m
arine and nature reserves, untouched marine estuaries,
this is a unique AFRICAN beach paradise.

Nestled against the slopes of Table Mountain’s Lion’s Head, in one of the finest positions in Clifton, this elegant mansion has much to offer.

With its serene landscape, attractive decor, private decks, swimming pool and beautiful gardens, guests have the opportunity to enjoy the privacy that this residence offers.

21 Nettleton is a mere 10 minutes away from Cape Town’s legendary Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Table Mountain and the city center.

The spacious residence offers three exclusive suites and a spectacular penthouse with unrivalled views of the Twelve Apostles mountain range abutting the Atlantic Ocean.

Guests are treated like royalty and made to feel at home in a setting where elegant European opulence meets chic African.

Everything about 21 Nettleton is enchanting and if you are looking for a “view” there is simply no better choice in Cape Town.


21 Nettleton is appropriately nestled on one of the finest positions in Africa with uninterrupted 360 degree views of the Atlantic Ocean, 12 Apostles, Table Mountain and Lion’s head. Her serene landscape encompasses three properties, with her private decks and lush gardens on the largest private garden on Clifton. 21 NETTLETON offers her guests’ unparalleled tranquility and luxury on arguably one of the finest properties in the world.


Lion's Head Suite

  • King size bed
  • En suite bathroom
  • Full air-conditioning
  • Under floor heating
  • Fiber optic Internet connection

lions headA vibrant, warm and intimate space, with a modern and antique ensemble overlooking Lion’s Head Nature Reserve, part of the Table Mountain range.

Lion’s Head is one of the most popular hiking trails in Cape Town. The peak is 800m above sea level, offering spectacular 360 degree view of Robben Island, the City Bowl, the Hottentot Holland Mountains (foot hills of the winelands) as well as the coast lines of Sea Point, Clifton and Camps Bay, extending along the Twelve Apostles Mountains.

At 21 Nettleton we not only have a room named after Lion’s Head, but we also a secret gate with private access straight into the famous UNESCO World Heritage Nature Reserve, which includes Lion's Head and Table Mountain.
Boasting beautiful views, this 40sq.m suite is located above the main garden. The en-suite bathroom has a shower above the bath, and has mountain views. This suite has no terrace.

King Suite

  • Option of King size bed or 2 adjoining single beds
  • Open on suite
  • Full air-conditioning
  • Under floor heating
  • TV with video on demand
  • Fiber optic Internet connection

An elegant spacious suite (50 sq.m) with terrace overlooking the ocean and boasting a generous view of the 12 Apostles Mountain Range.

Beautiful bath area, including bath tub and walk-in shower. Sophisticated and private, King Suite is located in a private section of the house - with a lounge and bar area for the King & Queen Suites. Super size king bed (or two singles).

The suite is individually appointed with beautiful art and antique furniture – styled in a modern fashion.

Queen Suite

  • King size bed
  • Open on suite
  • Bath overlooking the private terrace and Ocean
  • Full air-conditioning
  • Under floor heating
  • Fiber optic Internet connection

queens suiteRomantic Suite, with feature bath in the bedroom. Charming and enticing decor, with desk/working area and large terrace incorporating 180 degree uninterrupted view of the ocean and the Twelve Apostles Mountain Range. 

En-suite bathroom with walk-in shower. This beautiful 50 sq.m Suite is located in a private section of the house - with a lounge and bar area for the King & Queen Suites. King size bed.

Presidential Penthouse

  • King size bed with views of the twelve apostles
  • Living room overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and Clifton beaches
  • Private dining room area
  • Fire place lounge overlooking the twelve apostles
  • Two large terraces
  • Two independent open on suites abutting the nature reserve
  • Steam room
  • Full air-conditioning
  • TV with video on demand
  • Fiber optic Internet connection 

presidential suiteThis opulent 250 sq.m penthouse boasts 360 degree ocean and mountain views.

Epitome of privacy with a command over the entire house on the top floor.

Two bathrooms, indoor and balcony dining, TV, drawing room with fireplace, separate lounge and daybed relaxation space. King size bed.

Comprehensive in-room bar, tea and coffee making facilities as well as an exclusive snack bar.

For the ultimate stay the penthouse evokes a serious wow factor in a class of its own.

Fact File

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Minimum Length of Stay

A minimum of three nights stay is required during peak and high season.

Suite Features

The Presidential Penthouse has 360 degree Mountain & Ocean views with several balconies, private mini bar and tea/coffee station.
The King and Queen Suites have Ocean and Mountain views with a terrace and shared lounge with mini-bar & coffee/tea station.
The Lion’s Head Suite has Mountain views and no terrace or balcony. The main bar and coffee/tea station is open to guests staying in the Lion’s Head Suite.
All suites feature luxury bath & shower amenities, linen, robes, slippers, hairdryer, Smart TV & laptop safes.


Cape Town International is located approximately 30 minutes from 21 Nettleton and the city's Atlantic Seaboard area. Taxis & UBER are readily available at both ends of the journey. Please ask us about our complimentary airport transfer when reserving with us.
For guests who prefer to self - drive; we can make vehicle reservations on your behalf.

Wine and Cuisine

Breakfast is fully inclusive and served daily from 07h30 - 10h30.
Lunch and dinner is available daily – please let us know if you wish to join. We endeavor to use fresh, local ingredients when preparing meals - should you have any dietary requirements or specific preferences please inform us and we will gladly make arrangements.
In partnership with Buitenverwachting Wines in Constantia we boast a fine wine list. We also offer a private wine tasting of South African wine with an experienced sommelier - please inform us if you would like to indulge in this experience.
Reverse osmosis filtered drinking water is provided in all rooms and at all meals.

Child Policy

Children 13 years and older are welcome at 21 Nettleton. This does not apply to exclusive use reservations that include all suites. We are the perfect venue for celebrations and quality time with friends and family.


The annual average temperature in Cape Town is a delightful 17 degrees going up to 30 degrees in summer. Cape Town lies on the 34th latitude South, together with Casablanca, Los Angeles and Sydney.

Payment Conditions

A 20% non-refundable deposit is required within 7 days of the invoice date in order to confirm the reservation. The balance payment is due 45 days prior to the date of arrival.
*We reserve the right to cancel reservations without notice if the full balance is not received within 30 days of the arrival date.
Cancellation policy: Less than 6 weeks’ notice – 100% of full reservation amount/6-12 weeks’ notice – 50% of full reservation amount/over 12
weeks ‘notice – deposit forfeited
*Reservation information such as dietary requirements, allergies or medical conditions and mode & estimated time of arrival should be communicated in advance – this helps us prepare for your arrival and stay.

Accepted Forms of Payment

Payment by wire transfer
VISA or MasterCard
Regrettably – we do not accept American Express or Diners Club


21 Nettleton has full Wi-Fi coverage at 100Mb per second to accommodate all your personal and business needs.


Gratuities are entirely at the guest’s discretion and are collected by the manager and distributed to all members of staff.

Languages Spoken at 21 Nettleton

English, French, Arabic, Russian, German & Portuguese.


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If you have any questions regarding this destination, please contact us.

Marketing Collateral

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