Four Things To Do This Mothers Day in Cape Town and Johannesburg 

We love celebrating our mothers on Mothers Day. So we've put together four things for you to do to spoil your Mother, that isn't the usual brunch: 


1. Mothers Day High Tea at the 12 Apostles

Moms deserve an extra spoil on Mother’s Day and this year, The Twelve Apostles is offering a host of special treats that will show your mom just how much you love and appreciate her. The Mother’s Day Lunch Buffet in the Atlantic Marquee or Azure Restaurant is R495 per person and kicks off at 13h00 in both venues, and is being held in collaboration with Lindt Lindor. 

When: Sunday, 14 May, various times.
Where: 12 Apostles Hotel and Spa, Western Cape
Cost: R495

2. Spa and Jazz Day at the Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

Treat a special lady in your life to a wonderful Mother’s Day at Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel. Enjoy a delicious lunch in Oasis Bistro, while a live jazz band sets the scene. And why not pamper your Mom with a few relaxing spa treatments too.

When: Sunday, 14 May.
WhereL Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel, Cape Town
Cost: Priced at R495 per adult, R295 per child aged 4-11.

3. Chocolate Tasting at Honest Chocolate

Who doesn’t love chocolate? Tucked away in the heart of Cape Town is a small artisanal chocolate cafe that makes quality, hand-crafted chocolate. It’s the ultimate chocolate-lovers dream!

When: 14 May, 9:00 - 18:00.
Where: 770 64A Wale Street, Cape Town
Cost: Depends on how much chocolate you eat!

4. Clay Cafe in Hout Bay

Visit to the Clay Cafe this Mothers Day and give you and your mom the chance to release your inner Antonia Canova. Painting and create the perfect mothers day gift in a relaxed environment while digging into a delicious farm style breakfast or lunch.

When: Sunday, 14 May 09:00 - 17:00
Where: 850 Hout Bay, Main Road, Cape Town
Cost: Varies


1. Get creative at the Clay Cafe at the Red Barn

Bring your family along to celebrate Mom on the 14th of May. Clay Cafe at the Red Barn will be offering two separate sittings on the day with different plated Menu's and a special gift for mom. Chooose between a brunch sitting, and get treated to a delicious breakfast fro R140 per person, or join them for linch and tuck into a hearty meal for R185 per person.

When: Sunday, 14 May at 8:00 to 12:00pm, or 14:30 to 16:30.
Where: Clay Cafe at the Red Barn, 7 Nelson Road, Olifantsfontein
Cost: R140 to R185

2. Mothers Day Market in Eagle Canyon

Take a stroll through the Mother’s Day Market and enjoy live entertainment, great food and so much more. This child friendly event promises a day full of adventure. 

When: 14 May 10:00 to 19:00
Where: Blueberry Road, Honeydew, Johannesburg
Cost: Free

3. High Tea and High Fashion

This event includes a designer fashion show, a delicious high tea courtesy of Parc Fermé and fabulous goodie bags for every lady. Speakers include Candice Abrahams,former Mrs World and Mrs South Africa, Thuli Sithole, Former Miss South Africa, and fashion stylist Anja Cruse-Bothma.

When: 13 May from 14:30 - 17:30
Where: Parc Ferme, 8 Maude Street, Sandton
Cost: R395

4. Picnic at Sylvia’s Market

There’s not much better than strolling through an outdoor market while nibbling on your delicious homemade goodies. With great line up of food and entertainment, this day out will have your mom feeling spoiled, loved and appreciated. 

When: 14 May from 9:00 - 16:00.
Where: 59 Frederick Street, Observatory
Cost: Free admission