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Rub a dub dub yellow ducks in a tub

Sometimes it's the little extra details that set a Portfolio Collection place apart. 33 Melville Road in Hyde park, Sandton.... Read more >

Somerset House - from school to gourmet getaway

Another look at some of the interesting inside info on one of our member properties - Somerset House in Somerset East Read more >

15 freakin' awesome SA coffee shops that will make you give up Wimpy coffee for good...

Our choice of just some of the many amazing coffee spots around SA.. Read more >


Free Wi-Fi at St Andrew’s Square

A free Wi-Fi service with no strings attached for Green Point's St Andrew's Square. No registration, no credit card details. Just lie back on the grass and enjoy being online and connected. Read more >

St James and the Filipino fishers - Friday story time with David Bristow

The Story Teller David Bristow dives into the history of St James, the little pause between Kalk Bay and Muizenberg on the False Bay coastline... Read more >

Suspended Coffee movement now at two Mother City cafes

If you spend a bit of time on social media (and these days who doesn’t?) you may have come across the ‘Suspended Coffee’ concept. Read more >

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Southern Spoor sends well wishes to the residents of St. Francis Bay

Portfolio Collection received the following letter from Southern Spoor Marketing who work with Sandals Guest House in St Francis Bay. Read more >

Tasty Tuesday - traditional South African melktert recipe

Melktert, or milktart, is a uniquely South African treat that can be served at morning coffee, afternoon tea or for dessert. Read more >

REVIEWED Beauty Factory's Earthbound bath and body range

Part of the guest experience at a luxury guest house or boutique hotel is the use of provided bath and body amenities supplied in the en suite bathrooms... Read more >


The best luxury safari spa in the world

If this little video doesn't inspire you to escape the rate race for a few days being pampered in the South African bush then nothing will! Read more >

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