Positive inspiration at Cloud Estate in Stellenbosch

In South Africa last week, living a Travelife, we stayed at a lovely and contemporary boutique hotel called Cloud Estate, in the hills of Stellenbosch.

Stellenbosch, which is about 45 minutes away from Cape Town, is in the heart of South Africa’s wine country.

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I was charmed, from the first minute I walked into this quiet and understated, but very stylish hotel.

And I loved the incredible views from practically every room.


Cloud Estate was designed by a Dutch firm, so it has lots of art and quirky touches.

They’ve even included some positive thinking inspirational messages in its lobby.

Reading these messages as I passed the lobby always made me smile.

I’m posting some of the signs here for you to see…