The Season of Celebration at One&Only Cape Town

‘Tis the season of celebration and One&Only Cape Town, South Africa’s award-winning resort, has a stellar lineup running from December through to the New Year. From a selection of expertly created Christmas menus at Nobu and Reuben’s, to live music, kids entertainment, cocktail experiences, fun pool pop-ups and a ‘Wild at Heart’ New Year’s Eve party, One&Only Cape Town is the ideal destination this festive season.

Celebrity Chef Reuben Riffel is set to make the festive season a family affair at Reuben’s. Join the fun for a traditional Christmas feast, interactive dessert station and live music. Reuben’s will serve a Christmas buffet with all the trimmings held on both Christmas Eve (R1,450 per person) and Christmas Day (R1,450 per person), and guests will enjoy a complimentary glass of Moët & Chandon.

Nobu, the sensational award-winning Japanese and Peruvian fusion style restaurant, is the perfect celebration venue. Choose between an Omakase experience – Omakase means ‘from the chef’s heart’ – or an a la carte menu for Christmas Eve and Day (Omakase menu priced at R1,600 per person).

For unparalleled views of Table Mountain and inspired mixology creations, Vista Bar & Lounge will host a variety of festivities, culminating with a glamourous New Year’s Eve party. Christmas Eve and Christmas Day will see an abundant afternoon tea spread (R395 per person) and live music by Acoustic Element.

See out 2018 at Reuben’s with a memorable six-course dinner with champagne (R2,750 per person including a glass of Moët & Chandon). Or for a New Year’s Eve extravaganza to remember, Nobu will be serving up an Omakase experience for R3,960 per person.

Later, all restaurant diners and guests join together in Vista for a memorable countdown with a magnificent balloon drop. Party-goers can dance the night away with epic DJ’s on the decks. For those wanting the VIP experience, book a table with Table Mountain as your backdrop while you enjoy Dom Perignon and a lavish seafood platter for 6 guests (R26,000 per table).

The resort’s Wild At Heart New Year’s Eve cocktail party is set to be an extravagant safari-themed affair, offering a decadent feast of live food stations with gourmet savoury treats and spectacular sweets. Guests can groove to the jazzy sounds of Janice Band, and dance the night away to DJ Tiny, followed by an after party in Vista. The evening includes a glass of Moët & Chandon and access to the Vista Bar & Lounge afterparty (R2,750 per person).

Younger guests are not forgotten at One&Only Cape Town and for the festive season there is a exciting calendar of events. From karaoke, crafts, games and musical fun in the KidsOnly club to experiences at the pool, or in the V&A Waterfront, the younger guests will have a holiday of a lifetime.

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