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Louw Roets Luxury Furniture: Views and Vintage Cars


Cape Town is a glorious mélange of wide ocean views, impressive mountain ranges, and rolling hills of wine farms and fynbos. A spectacular way to explore the awe-inspiring views of Cape Town is in a rented vintage car for the day. We have highlighted the top vintage car rentals in Cape Town and the must-see scenic drives to enjoy an afternoon of sunshine, sophistication, and sublime nature. The connection of sophistication and nature is elegantly mirrored in Louw Roets luxury furniture which you can view whilst on a scenic trip to Somerset West in your hired vintage car.




See Cape Town in Style:


Cape Town is a striking coalesce of nature, modernity, art, and simplicity. Enhance the experience of exploring Cape Town by hiring a vintage car for the day. Travel in unforgettable style alongside rugged cliffs, in amongst evergreen fynbos, or beneath lofty mountains in a classic Mercedes Benz, Cape Cobra, Mustang, or another vintage car. Both you and the views will be eye-catching as you take the scenic road in any one of our highlighted Cape Town vintage car rentals.


1) Classic Rides:


Classic Rides offers an exceptional experience in a vintage car. From 1950’s Rovers to 1960s Jaguars the classic 1960’s Chevrolet, you are spoilt for choice with the wide range of vintage cars available at Classic Rides. All Classic Rides vintage cars are privately owned by passionate and dedicated classic car collectors who maintain the quality and experience of the vintage car.


Classic Rides offers chauffeured vintage car tours around Cape Town. Their tour packages include a guided trip along Chapman’s Peak, around the Cape Peninsula, or a variety of wine farms in Stellenbosch or Constantia. Classic Rides allows you to sit back in the vintage car, take in the views, and enjoy a wine farm (or two) along the way without any worries.


2) Retro Rentals:


Classic Mercedes Benz lovers are in for a treat with Retro Rentals. Retro Rentals is a Cape Town-based vintage car rental company that specialises in vintage and exotic Mercedes Benz models. Take a long drive in the luxury of a Mercedes Benz model ranging from the 1970s to early 2000s at Retro Rentals. If you are looking for another reason to hire a vintage car from Retro Rentals, many of their cars have featured in famous Hollywood movies. See Cape Town like a celebrity in one of Retro Rentals’ vintage Mercedes Benz cars.


3) Cape Cobra Hire:


Cape Cobra Hire specialises in the hiring of Cobra vintage cars. This stylish sports car is a perfect touch of sophistication and speed whilst viewing the scenic routes in Cape Town. Allow your hair to blow in the wind as you experience the beauty of driving an open-top vintage Cobra along the winding roads of Cape Town.


Being spoilt for choice with scenic routes in Cape Town can make it difficult to choose. Cape Cobra Hire can plan a bespoke experience for you with an organised route and personal chauffeur. With Cape Cobra Hire, all you have to worry about is remembering to bring your scarf and camera.


4) Limousine Extreme:




Limousine Extreme offers a unique collection of vintage cars for personal hire in Cape Town. A Dodge Kingsway 1957, Rolls Royce Corniche, and Mercedes 280SE Coupe are but a few of the vintage cars that Limousine Extreme offers. Elegance and speed merge at Limousine Extreme to allow you to see the beauty of Signal Hill, Helshoogte Pass, the R44, or any other Cape Town scenic route in style.


Cape Town Scenic Drives:


Put your foot to the pedal and take a gentle drive along any of our top eight Cape Town scenic drives in your hired vintage car.


1) Signal Hill:


Signal Hill boasts spectacular views of the City Bowl and Table Mountain. Take the ascending road from the heart of Cape Town up to Signal Hill in your hired vintage car for a memorable afternoon of sitting in the sunshine and taking in the views. A romantic picnic is highly recommended whilst you and a loved one sit on the covered slope overlooking the setting sun on the ocean. The drive back down in your vintage car is equally stunning as Cape Town lights up and twinkles under the open starry sky.


2) Chapman’s Peak Drive:




Chapman’s Peak Drive, locally referred to as “Chappies”, is the quintessential scenic route in Cape Town. With a colossal mountain range on the one side and a sheer drop into the ocean on the other side, you can sit in awe from the driver’s seat of your vintage car as you wind yourself along an impressive cliff line. You can stop along any of the viewing sites situated on the bends in Chapman’s Peak Drive to take in the sheer impressiveness of this Cape Town scenic route. You can select to arrive at either Hout Bay or Noordhoek for a Sunday afternoon of views in your vintage car along Chapman’s Peak Drive.


3) Beach Road, Sea Point:


Beach Road in Sea Point is an easy-driving scenic route where you can take in the festive culture of Cape Town and the calming blue of the sea from your vintage car. A fun Sea Point destination for an afternoon of food, wine, and entertainment is the MOJO Market. Find a table overlooking the sea and your parked vintage car and clink your glass in salute to a memorable experience with a loved one.


4) Kalk Bay:


A vintage car will be perfectly suited to a scenic drive through Kalk Bay. Kalk Bay is a small town nestled into the coastline with glorious views of a small harbour and the expansive sea. Dotted along the narrow road is an eclectic mixture of restaurants, shops, and art galleries. Quirkiness, simplicity, and beauty merge at Kalk Bay, making it the perfect location for a day of ice cream, shopping, and slowly winding down the road in your vintage car.


5) Helshoogte Pass:


Be encapsulated in towering mountains as you drive your vintage car through Helshoogte Pass. Helshoogte Pass, which translates to “hell’s heights”, will provide you with panoramic views of wine farms, fruit farms, and the mountainous regions. The link between Stellenbosch and Drakenstein Valley, the well-travelled Helshoogte Pass is the perfect combination of a scenic drive that leads to picturesque destinations. As one of the oldest passes in the Western Cape, Helshoogte Pass is ideally suited to the merging of nature and classic cars as you drive your vintage car whilst exploring the Cape.


6) Victoria Road:


Victoria Road is a long road that hugs the Cape Town coastline from Bantry Bay to Llandudno and beyond. The breathtaking scenes of Victoria Road are best experienced when you stop off in Camps Bay. Camps Bay is gently situated along a glorious beach with Lions Head to the one side and Table Mountain as the backdrop. High-end hotels, stunning beach-side bars and restaurants, and crystal clear water with a soft, pale beach, and the iconic ebony-weathered stones make for the perfect space to park your vintage car and relax for the afternoon.




7) Sir Lowry’s Pass


Sir Lowry’s Pass is nestled alongside the mesmerising expanse of the Hottentots-Holland mountain range. This is the perfect scenic trip for experiencing the power and drive of your selected vintage car against the ideal backdrop of jagged mountains and striking fynbos. Sir Lowry’s Pass allows for you, the open road, and wide-open skies to merge into an unforgettable afternoon of taking the scenic route in Cape Town.


8) R44 from Gordon’s Bay to Somerset West:


The R44 from Gordon’s Bay to Somerset West boasts a dramatic merging of towering mountains and a crisp-blue coastline that is gently separated by the winding R44 road. The various stops positioned alongside the road allow for you to stop and take pictures of the mesmerising views and your vintage car. Keep an eye out for seals darting in the waves below the cliffs that are lapped by the wild ocean.


Plan to spend a day driving along the R44 from Gordon’s Bay to Somerset West so that you have ample time to stop off along the way and explore the cultural, historical, and shopping experience this Cape Town area has to offer. A glorious space to be further enthralled and inspired on your scenic drive to Somerset West is Louw Roets luxury furniture.


About Louw Roets Luxury Furniture:


When taking the scenic route in your vintage car along the R44 from Gordon’s Bay to Somerset West, incorporate Louw Roets luxury furniture into your designated view-stops. The Louw Roets luxury furniture showroom is based in Victoria Street, Somerset West. Our showroom is a celebration of our handcrafted luxury furniture that will leave you feeling inspired.


Whilst driving Cape Town’s scenic drives, you will be surrounded by views of expansive oceans or towering mountains, all while sitting in the lap of sophistication in your vintage car. The connection between nature and sophistication is beautifully reflected in Louw Roets luxury furniture. Louw Roets luxury furniture blends organic lines, soft flowing movement, and natural wood materials to craft the sophisticated connection between luxury furniture and nature.




From open fields of fynbos to dramatic cliffsides, you are spoilt with a variety of scenic views in Cape Town. The extensive variety of Cape Town scenic routes offers a plethora of options to suit your ideal afternoon of exploring in a vintage car. Louw Roets luxury furniture is available in a wide range to suit your exact style, preferences, and design needs. From luxury furniture chairs to tables to lighting, Louw Roets luxury furniture encapsulates the glorious variety that Cape Town offers with scenic views.


A Cape Town scenic drive requires you to take time and slowly wind yourself along the breath-taking roads and truly soak in the magnificence that is Cape Town. Louw Roets luxury furniture evokes the same sense of awe and splendour as a result of the slow manufacturing process. Our boutique manufacturing ethos is to ensure each Louw Roets luxury furniture piece is crafted with care and commitment to quality and luxury.




Cape Town scenic drives would be incomplete without your dedication to appreciating and enjoying the experience of the view with your vintage car. The Louw Roets luxury furniture team of artisan craftsmen is dedicated to crafting simple, functional, and elegant luxury furniture pieces. Our passion for beauty, comfort, and practicality are delicately woven into every traditional joinery of our Louw Roets luxury furniture.


Whilst perusing our range of Louw Roets luxury furniture, you are undoubtedly going to find the perfect Louw Roets chair, table, or lighting for your home or business. Do not be disheartened when you cannot fit your Louw Roets luxury furniture piece into the back of your hired vintage car. We can organise the delivery of your selected luxury furniture piece to your desired location.


Take the scenic route around Cape Town in a vintage car and stop past Louw Roets luxury furniture showroom for sophisticated and simple furniture that will be a feast for the eyes.