latest news


during peak season (15. december – 15. january) our minimum stay is 5 nights. it is currently not possible to make online bookings for peak season, please send us an enquiry and we will be happy to check availability for you.

it is now super easy for you to travel to south africa! you don’t have to get tested anymore, you also don’t have to be vaccinated and wearing a mask is not compulsory anymore here in south africa.

hurry up, book your flight and join us here in sunny cape town! please send us your enquiry today (enquiry form, email or whatsapp) and we will get back to you within the next 24 hours. we will also be very happy to assist you with your travel plans.

current pictures and news from us are also available on instagram and facebook. just click on the links on the bottom of this page.


no matters whether you are looking for relaxation, activity or the sightseeing highlights of the cape peninsula, our elements is your perfect self-catering place to be. we are neither an ordinary guesthouse nor a crowded backpackers, but something very special. as our name betrays, all our rooms are painted and decorated according to one of the four elements earth, water, fire and air. our colourful accommodation has a fresh touch and we focus on quality, cleanliness and service at good value for money.

not only our guests, but also our environment is very important to us: that’s why we separate the garbage and recycle, heat our water with solar boilers, reduce water consumption with water-saving shower heads, fill our swimming-pool and our toilet cisterns with groundwater and we also produce our own electricity with our own solar-system.

we specialize in young guests and those young at heart and at elements you find everything a traveler needs to feel good. we are looking forward to see you! sunny greetings, anja & stefan

our location

located in the quiet and safe area of flamingo vlei in table view, elements is ideally situated to discover all sights of our wonderful cape town and its great surroundings in day trips. bloubergstrand with the famous view on table mountain and lots of great restaurants and bars is reached within a few minutes drive and cape towns city centre is just 20 minutes drive away. cape towns top kite- and windsurf spots are within easy distance from elements and you will find the nature reserve with the rietvlei lake directly in our neighbourhood. the lake is also very suitable for windsurfing.



if you are one or two people and would like to have more space or if you are a family or friends with 3 or maximum 4 people, this is for you…

en-suite room

if you are one or two people who enjoy a private bathroom, this accommodation is for you…


children up to 3 years old stay for free, from the age of 4 years there is an additional charge per night per child.

please note that our reception is not always occupied. check-in is possible daily between 14h00 and 20h00 by prior arrangement. a late check-in is subject to availability of staff and there will be a late check-in fee.


should you decide to come to cape town as a volunteer, our elements is just the right place. located in the quiet and safe area of flamingo vlei in table view, we offer our volunteers accommodation in the dormitory or also in your own private en-suite room or apartment, whatever is suitable for your budget. we have a big communal kitchen in the volunteer area of the house, where you can cook meals together, watch movies or also simply just read and relax. we are looking forward to your enquiry!


around elements you find an exciting selection of sport activities. most of these activities depend on the weather conditions and we therefore recommend to stay spontaneous with your planning. we know where best to rent or buy equipment and are happy to assist you.


if you would like to be active or visit the sights of cape town during your stay, we are happy to organize a variety of tours and activities for you. we offer safari tours, day trips to the cape point or the beautiful winelands, canyoning, whale watching, shark cage diving and lots more… we are happy to assist with planning and booking!


    elements cape town
    49 sandpiper crescent
    table view 7441
    cape town
    south africa

    cell +27 84 823 18 76
    cell +27 76 441 97 99

    gps-koordinaten -33.836807, 18.499448