Russells on the Port


Russells on the Port is settled in a peaceful and tranquil location overlooking the Port Owen Marina. A top location situated on the doorstep of the Port Owen marina with stunning views of the Bergriver and Marina.


Located only 90 minutes from Cape Town, the unexplored area around Port Owen is the idyllic location for a restful stay.


Settled in a beach side decor, Russells on the Port’s newly renovated guesthouse offers comfortable rooms with a tranquil atmosphere. Prime location, situated on the doorstep of the Port Owen Marina with stunning views of the Berg River basin.

Each luxurious suite comes equipped with a flat screen TV, free WiFi and a complimentary tea and coffee station.


Russells on the Port is an intimate 90 seater restaurant situated in a luxurious 6 roomed villa overlooking the Berg River basin.

Their menu is seasonal and has fresh contemporary dishes with global influences. Flavours are big and natural focussing on the essence of the main ingredient.

Charl Coetzee is their 4 star head chef produces contemporary and seasonal dishes with global influences. Flavours are big and natural focusing on the essence of the main ingredient. They have their own vegetable garden and pride themselves on preparing fresh produce. Dishes of west coast seafood, lamb rump, crispy pork belly and locally sourced game are staples. For something more casual enjoy gourmet wood fired pizzas and flatbreads and a glass of ice cold draught beer with stunning views over the Marina and bird wetlands.

To cool down on a hot Summer day, their homemade ice creams and sorbet will most certainly refresh you.

During the day, leave time to lounge by the pool with a signature West Coast cocktail. Their bar is by far the best place in town to watch the sun go down. Their creative cocktail list is bound to satisfy all the cocktail lovers. They spiced up the classic one and shaken the others. Their wine list has a great variety of different grapes and blend. They serve ice cold draught beer which changes seasonally.

Conferences & Events

Their upmarket venue is the perfect place to celebrate an anniversary, wedding, host a party, hold a conference or meeting. They can cater for up to a 100 guests and can tailor to suit your taste.

Their chefs are always looking for new challenges and will gladly be able to assist you for any food intolerance or allergies.

Facilities available at Russells on the Port:

• Accommodation  • Child Friendly  • Pool • Complimentary Tea/Coffee • Wheelchair Accessibility (Some Rooms, Bedrooms & Bathrooms)  • Restaurant  •  Conferences • Bar • Small Functions  •  Weddings

Where: 1 Bronwen Avenue, Port Owen, Velddrif

Contact: +27 22 783 0158 | info@russellsontheport.co.za | russellsontheport.co.za