Manor on the Bay Guesthouse is situated 50m from the beach, offering affordable accommodation, value for money and great discounted specials throughout the year, in picturesque Gordon's Bay, Cape Town. We are 5 minutes’ walk from upmarket restaurants and Bikini Beach with Blue Flag status. Gordon’s Bay is a top tourist destination in close proximity to Cape Town, Table Mountain, the Winelands (Stellenbosch, Franschoek, Paarl, Helderberg) and over 12 golf courses and located on Route 43, one of SA’s most scenic routes (Gordon’s Bay to Hermanus coastal road). Also famous for the Southern Right whales visiting us each year: Gordon’s Bay, Gateway to the Whale Route, August – November. Enjoy the warmer sea water – about 9 degrees warmer - than Cape Town’s icy waters.

The Manor provides luxury accommodation in all 10 en-suite bedrooms with bed and breakfast or self-catering options & the family room suite. We have disabled friendly rooms & inter-leading family rooms. In addition, we offer function facilities for weddings, cocktail parties and product launches.

Situated at the foot of the Steenbras Mountain and overlooking the blue waters of False Bay, Manor on the Bay offers a tranquil, yet professional conference venue. The environment is given to be inspiring, creative and productive. A mere 40 minutes drive from Cape Town, Manor on the Bay offers clients from the Mother City an inspiring and refreshing day away from the city in return.

An ideal venue for your small exclusive wedding. We cater for groups of up to 20 people. The landscaped garden and nearby beach make this venue the ideal setting for a memorable day and beautiful pictures.


 There is any number of activities to enjoy in and around Gordon’s Bay. Over 15 top class golf courses ( within 10 – 80km drive), numerous wine farms, hiking trails, shopping malls and more white beaches are all easily accessible to the visitor. For the active minded, horse-riding, scuba-diving, deep sea fishing trips, canoeing, paddling, surfskiing, rock climbing, cliff diving and abseiling are all just a stone’s throw away.

For those looking for a romantic weekend, picnic-baskets and sunset cruises can be arranged on request, or visitors can enjoy scenic drives along the coast or a tour of the 28 wine farms in the Helderberg area. Further afield, Stellenbosch and Cape Town beg exploring and offer all the luxury of hot air balloon flights or helicopter flights over the winelands, as well as a trout and fly-fishing experiences.

Whale watching is possible from the patio of Manor on the Bay between the months of August and November.



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117 Beach Road, Gordon's Bay

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