An opulent colonial villa commanding sensational views of the Atlantic Ocean nestles in the heart of Clifton, the exclusive seaside enclave west of Cape Town. The grand entrance hall greets visitors with striking chandeliers, beveled-glass windows, and gleaming oak floors. Spacious open-plan lounges provide convenient and enticing access to a covered patio ideal for alfresco entertaining on a grand scale. The chef’s kitchen with a breakfast dining area and prep kitchen overlooks the garden and the ocean. Upstairs, three bedroom suites with private lounges provide fold-away door access onto balconies with magnificent ocean views. Two separate downstairs guest suites offer private sitting rooms and a kitchenette. The lap pool is set in a small tropical garden with sweeping views of the entire bay. Other amenities include a separate housekeeper’s suite with kitchen and private entrance, a double garage with direct access into the house, and a state-of-the-art alarm system.