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Cabrits Resort & Spa Kempinski Dominica

In Current, New Projects, Projects by Karlin van der Vyver

Cabrits Resort & Spa Kempinski Dominica will be a hideaway resort that will rank amongst the best in its class in the Caribbean. The resort is surrounded by the Cabrits National Park, an area best known for its natural beauty. Home to 365 rivers, waterfalls and hot springs, the Commonwealth of Dominica is renowned for its natural beauty and eco-tourism. Located …

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A Tribute To Founding Member, Louis Van Der Vyver

In Cape Reed Tribute, Current, Projects by Karlin van der Vyver

Cape Reed international is embarking on a very special, year-long project in tribute to our (late) founding father, Louis van der Vyver. #CapeReedTritube During the following year, we will completely renovate and remodel his private residence in Cape Town, South Africa which will also include an office block that will become the new home of the local Cape Reed office. …

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The top 10 places you should visit when you're next in Dubai

In Travel Destinations by Karlin van der Vyver

Being one of the most unique cities in the world, Dubai is undoubtedly a travelers dream, with its great architecture, vibrant night life, rich history and attractions for each and every one. The next time you plan a trip to Dubai, make sure these top 10 Cape Reed inspired destinations are on your list to visit! FUN FOR EVERYONE If …

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Cape Reed International: Proud to be associated with Nikki Beach

In Completed Projects by Karlin van der Vyver

Cape Reed International is once again proud to be associated with one of the prominent names in the world of entertainment – this time around its no other than the world-renowned Nikki Beach Club. With no less than 13 clubs all around the world, Nikki Beach is known for its glamorous yet laid-back atmosphere, elegantly comfortable décor and the ability …

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Timber Decking: Why it’s a good idea to invest in one

In Outdoor Inspiration by Karlin van der Vyver

Timber decking has become a popular alternative to traditional hard terraces and patios. The stylish and warm look of timber decking can transform a simple backyard into an elegant, modern entertaining area with huge visual appeal and the charm of al fresco living. Here are five benefits of adding a timber deck to your landscape: They are environmentally friendly Wood …

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15 Customized Outdoor Kitchens to Spice Up Your Life

In Outdoor Inspiration by Karlin van der Vyver

Those among us who have tried it, will tell you that al fresco cooking is much more fun and adventurous than the conventional indoor version we are used to. Especially when the weather is pleasant and warm, dining outside is quite satisfying and surprisingly refreshing! An outdoor kitchen can range from an elaborate set-up with plenty seating, serving and cooking …

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The new Trader Vic’s at the Hilton Jumeirah, Dubai

In Completed Projects by Karlin van der Vyver

With branches scattered across the globe, Trader Vic’s has become known for its exotic cuisines and signature cocktails in an environment inspired by the South Pacific. Impressed by the stunning product that Cape Reed has to offer, these experts have contracted Cape Reed to help create their unique theme at no less than three outlets in the UAE, with the …

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Dubai Safari Park is Open!

In Completed Projects by Karlin van der Vyver

After months (that turned into years!) of planning, design and construction we can finally present to you the magnificent Dubai Safari Park! Having had a pretty good idea of what to expect form Dubai Safari Park, nothing could really prepare us for the final product that awaited. Once inside the park, it is hard to miss our handiwork, with beautiful …

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Our new square timber daybeds

In New Products by Karlin van der Vyver

Isn’t it time you spoil yourself with the pleasure of daydreaming in the privacy and tranquility of your own garden…? Our square timber daybeds are stylish yet functional and make for a fantastic landscaping feature, whether it is next to your pool, on the patio or in a quiet corner of your garden. These comfortable square timber structures are a …

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Al Seef, phase one of a brand new destination has opened to the public!

In Completed Projects by Karlin van der Vyver

We are happy to announce that the first phase of the Al Seef development on Dubai Creek has been completed and open to the public. Al Seef, a leisure destination by Meraas, tells the story of Dubai through architecture and ambiance, enabling visitors to rediscover the heart of the city along its much-loved creek. With the rich Emirati heritage, history …

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El paraíso sin salir de casa

In Outdoor Inspiration by Louise van Niekerk

Si hay un lugar que debería ser el centro de la felicidad, es el espacio habitable en el exterior. Como el gran Anton Chekhov dijo una vez: “La gente no se da cuenta de si es invierno o verano cuando está feliz”. Y es cierto. Hay pocas cosas mejores que los interminables días de relax (con sus diversas formas y …