The Grand Daddy Boutique Hotel- Rich with History

Let’s take a leap back in time and treasure the Grand Old Daddy’s historical charm.  Age is just a number, and our boutique hotel‘s bygone evolution defies age with effortless character from the outside in.

Christmas Day Lunch at L’Apero

‘Tis the season for an elegant Christmas Day lunch that makes the family swoon around the table sharing festive food with good company.  L’Apero’s 3-course holiday menu will leave the taste buds itching for a joyful Christmas meal more than once a year.

The Grand Finale- Rooftop Trailer Talk

The Airstream Rooftop Trailer Park is a Long Street legend that keeps the city buzzing with South African flair. Foreigners and locals alike have a home at the Grand Daddy Boutique Hotel, creating an environment that reigns high and proud, with a trailer park packed with SA personality.

Discover the Doors of Long Street- Hello Again

Discover Cape Town’s Long Street with Grand Daddy Boutique Hotel and let’s explore what this infamous stretch has to offer. Through our “hospitality tinted eyes” we ventured to our fashion forward neighbours, Hello Again, and discovered some of the trendiest tees on the block.

Let’s Talk Travel: #TTOT Style

We love talking travel and that’s why we participated in our first #TTOT this week. To find out more about this 4-letter acronym with a huge Twitter following, you’ll just have to merrily read on. 

Airstream Rooftop Trailer Park officially reopened

Last week, Tuesday 30 September, we officially swung open the doors of our seven rooftop trailers and revealed their brand-new interior designs. Welcomed by proud Grand Daddy staff - Jan & Jaci van Heteren proudly introduced the “epic South African roadtrip”  to invited guests.

A New Trailer with a Golden Glow-“Gold Rush”

The Grand Daddy Boutique Hotel added a golden glow to their refurbished Airstream Rooftop Trailer Park.  Aptly named “Gold Rush”, don’t be fooled by the trailer’s shiny silver exterior, as the inside is a haven of all things gold.

Monday Movie Nights on the Rooftop

Monday’s have never been so good. Join us on the rooftop at our outdoor cinema for a “high rise” movie night beneath the African sky and immerse yourself into the silver setting only at the Pink Flamingo Rooftop Cinema.

A Rooftop Safari, Grand Daddy Style

Let’s go on a wild and wonderful adventure with our Airstream Rooftop Trailer Park and relish in one of our 7 silver beauties that takes us on a “safari rooftop getaway” in the bustling heart of Long Street, Cape Town. 

First, Let me Take a Selfie

D-day is quickly approaching for the reopening of the Grand Daddy Boutique Hotel’s rooftop trailer park & we’re debuting with a bang. September 1st marks the opening of the Airstream Rooftop Trailer Park and we’re documenting the occasion selfie style!