When you go on a trip to Cape Town, you'll want to cook at least once! South Africa has a lot of delicious dishes. And while the city has many incredible restaurants, there's nothing quite like a home-cooked meal. Especially if you prepare them in these luxury villas in Cape Town
. These rentals offer some of the finest kitchens in the entire cape. They're big, spacious, clean, crisp, and equipped with state-of-the-art appliances. They're easily some of the best parts of their respective villas. So if you're into cooking your own meals, you'd have no trouble in these kitchens!
The Rontree Reflections villa in Cape Town probably has the most striking kitchen in the city. At least, among the luxury homes here. Its emerald green color scheme just jumps out at you, even against all that silver chrome and orange-tinted tiles. The size of the space is also pretty noteworthy. The kitchen has its own room, complete with an island that can double as a small dining area. Paired with the many compartments to hold all sorts of food items, cooking tools, dining utensils, and more, you'll have no trouble using this kitchen to prepare a feast fit for a South African holiday
You probably think that interior design doesn't matter much in a kitchen, but it does make a difference. Take a look at the kitchen of La Casita villa in Cape Town, for example. From its lux granite tiling to the rattan chairs by the bar, not to mention the rather ornate decor, it all looks so romantic, doesn't it? So much so that you'll find it fun to hang out here. And cooking meals, despite how much of a chore it is, is suddenly a lot more exciting. It's easier to get motivated and inspired if you enjoy looking at the kitchen you're working in.
Now, if you prefer a more modern and sleek kitchen to work in, look no further than the one on Villa 31. Located in Camp Bay, a popular coastal neighborhood in Cape Town
, this cool kitchen will have you prefer to eat in than dine out. It's pretty spacious even when there's a big island in the middle. And that island is so big, it doubles as a second dining area. Yet, even when all of the appliances, shelves, compartments, and more are all on one side, there's more legroom for you and your dinner guests to enjoy.
Speaking of sleek and sophisticated kitchens, the one in Villa Sierra is also worth noting. Though smaller than the one in Villa 31, the space is just as slick. There's also an island that can double as a dining bar, lots of compartments for all your kitchen necessities, and a cool greyscale color scheme that follows that modern neutral palette of this luxury villa in Cape Town. As far as appliances go, you have nothing to worry about. There's an oven, a microwave, a blender, a coffee maker, a toaster, and more. You'd barely need to eat out in a fancy Cape Town restaurant
! What you can prepare here will be enough!
Barley Beach Luxury Penthouse
The kitchen in this Barley Beach Luxury Penthouse also boasts a sleek and chic space where you'll feel like a Michelin-starred gourmet chef. The chromatic gloss of the materials used to make up the kitchen adds a modern appeal. You can tell that the space you're working in is pretty new and contemporary. The huge pantries are also pretty professional-looking. Sliding doors are used to hide all the compartments that store the food, cooking utensils, and the like. And with so much legroom, you can easily prepare food with other people at the same time.
As one of the top 10 luxury villas in Cape Town
that you can rent, you'd expect the kitchen at Msangasanga villa would be great, right? And truth be told, it doesn't disappoint! It's not exactly the biggest nor the most spacious kitchen out there, but it's complete. The refrigerator is big enough for you to store a lot of food items, there's also a working cooking range and lots of compartments for everything you need. As for what the kitchen looks like, the largely white color scheme contrasted by wooden finishes feels fresh and comforting.
White Cliffs Penthouse
There's not much to say about the kitchen in White Cliffs Penthouse in Cape Town's Clifton area other than it's pretty cool. As far as the look goes, it's as sleek and bright as ever. The white color scheme doesn't stray too far from the other kitchens on this list. It's the ambient lighting that makes it all so cool and novel. With its aquamarine glow, you'd sooner feel like you're in a spaceship's kitchen than in a luxury villa in Cape Town. And how about that vintage mint-colored 1950s fridge in the middle? Now that's really cool too!
La Baia Villa
This La Baia Villa has the perfect kitchen to end this list. There's no doubt that it's one of the biggest around. Its island alone is already much larger compared to the other ones mentioned on this list. And yet it's the rustic Mediterranean feel that truly captivates. With the natural wooden details and the cooking pans hanging above the island, it's as if this was the kitchen of a centuries-old manor somewhere in southern Italy or the French Riviera. Fortunately, their paradisical appeal isn't too far from that of Cape Town!
Every home, even the finest luxury villas in Cape Town, needs a great kitchen. It's here where you can prepare your meals, explore different cuisines, and even spend quality time with each other cooking food.