Sports Science Institute of South Africa
Many of the country’s top professional athletes train here. Amenities include a 25m pool, an indoor running track and children's...
Newlands Water Spring
On the corner of Letterstedt Rd, Newlands Brewery have installed a public spring, where locals come to get free, fresh spring water...
On Newlands, just off Kildare Rd, you may be intrigued to see a steady flow of cars pulling into and out of a cul-de-sac. A clue lies in...
Toad & Josephine
Set beside the Liesbeek River, Cape Town’s only surviving water mill (built sometime after 1819 by Jacob Lettersted, who went on to...
Pronounced ‘always’, this stylish, relaxing place is fully vegetarian, and includes tasty dishes such as dim sum dumplings and...
3 Main Rd · interesting places nearby
Newlands Brewery information
In the early 19th century Jacob Letterstedt built the Mariendahl Brewery in Newlands, a handsome building since granted National Monument status. It's now part of Newlands Brewery and owned by South African Breweries. Fascinating tours of the complex, including the chance to sample the various beers made here (which include Castle and Black Label), will give you an insight into large-scale beer making.