Newlands is blessed with numerous natural springs and the highest rainfall in Cape Town. Naturally, you will find the iconic Kirstenbosch National Botanic Garden and the Newlands Forest at the foot of Table Mountain. There is ample space for picnics, running, walking and cycling. It’s any nature-lovers dream escape. Enjoy tranquillity at the famous Vineyard Hotel and spoil yourself with the Lady Anne’s high tea after you have wandered through the award-winning luscious garden. For the sports fans, Newlands is home to the Newlands Rugby Stadium, the oldest in South Africa. You will also find the Sahara Park Newlands Cricket Stadium here, which is home to the Cobras Cricket team. Other landmarks include the Newlands Brewery, Josephine Mill (the only water mill remaining in Cape Town), the Barnard Gallery and the Montebello Design Centre.