Delaire Graff Estate, Stellenbosch
|Helshoogte Pass, 7602, Stellenbosch, Western Cape, SOUTH AFRICA.|
Description: Delaire Graff EstateNestled on the slopes of the spectacular Stellenbosch mountains, the Delaire Graff Estate is an exclusive luxury boutique hotel, boasting commanding views of its own vineyards and the hills and mountains of this beautiful area of Cape Province. Surrounded by pristine gardens and boasting elegant accommodation in just ten immensely spacious lodges, Delaire Graff Estate is the ultimate in luxurious retreats, with bespoke service, top-class cuisine, and enviable facilities in an idyllic mountain setting.
Featuring a unique combination of Cape Dutch architecture, African artefacts and styling, and original works of art from Laurence Graff's personal collection, the Delaire Graff Estate oozes spacious, airy design on all sides. Guests at the lodge can enjoy a magnificent range of experiences and activities, both on-site and close by, including vineyard and cellar tours, wine tastings, mountain biking, helicopter flights, and golf. The lodge also boasts a spa area with a large outdoor infinity pool, hydro-massage pool, and an extensive selection of treatments and massages, along with a fully equipped fitness centre.
Delaire Graff Estate offers two unique fine dining venues: The Delaire Graff Restaurant serves contemporary menus accompanied by exceptional South African wines, while Indochine offers Asian-inspired balance and flavour. Dining can be enjoyed in the elegant restaurants, al-fresco on the panoramic deck, or in the indulgent privacy of the lodges. All cuisine is based on the finest, locally sourced, organically grown ingredients, particularly from the estate's greenhouse and kitchen gardens.
Type of rooms: Delaire Graff EstateDeluxe Lodge:
Created as a garden sanctuary, these inviting and luxurious retreats for two people overlook the flora and fauna of the stunning Estate gardens, planted to be in bloom every day of the year. Privacy, serenity, and service - guests enjoy all of this and more at the four Deluxe Lodges.
Sunlight floods into every room, enhancing the natural tones and artworks. Indigenous style complements elegant and contemporary interiors. Beautifully designed and sized with a welcoming 80 square metres of space, these Lodges are made to feel at home in the landscape, with their own private deck and heated plunge pool. These lodges can accommodate two adults. Internal area approximately 80 sq m. Views of the Estate gardens.
Designed by French architect Pierre Bories, with interiors by the celebrated David Collins Studio, the four Luxury Lodges are both private and luxurious. Each one is an exclusive invitation to relax, enjoy and feel part of an extraordinary Winelands experience from the moment you step inside. Opening out to reveal expansive vineyard and mountain views, the Luxury Lodges enjoy double-height ceilings, glass-fronted bedrooms and decks with private heated plunge pools. Experience the feeling of total seclusion and unparalleled levels of comfort. These lodges can accommodate two adults. Internal area approximately 80 sq m. Views of the Stellenbosch Valley, Simonsberg Mountain Range and the Estate vineyards.
The most dramatic vistas, taste and tranquillity blend seamlessly as one in the luxurious Presidential Lodge. A full-size pool and two oversized bedrooms sit either side of a spacious living area, every facet curated to showcase a most perfect escape. The spacious interiors all lead out to sweeping views across the Simonsberg mountain range and the Estate vineyards. Guests of the contemporary Presidential Lodge enjoy 130 square metres of space, crafted with bespoke furniture, art, and floor to ceiling windows that open up each bedroom and living space to the outside dining terrace and full-size private heated pool. Indulge in the elegant Cape Winelands setting for time spent in complete luxury and seclusion. Accommodates four adults. Internal area approximately 130 sq m. Views of the Simonsberg Mountain Range and the Estate vineyards.
The Owner's Lodge:
The most elegant retreat on the Estate, a stay at the Owner's Lodge is an unrivalled experience. Guests choose to stay here for many reasons; to discover beautiful contemporary interiors, to get away from it all in unsurpassed surroundings, but most of all to enjoy pure, blissful escape. The Owner's Lodge offers the luxury of two Lodges combined into one indulgent escape. Revel in 130 square metres of space including two double en-suite bedrooms and dressing areas, a butler's kitchen and a living room featuring a fireplace and complete with large dining area. Out to the terrace, enjoy a full-size heated pool overlooking manicured gardens and the Stellenbosch Valley. Accommodates four adults. Internal area approximately 130 sq m. Log fireplace, views of the Stellenbosch Valley, Table Mountain and the Estate vineyards.
Number of rooms: 10Smoking policy: Non-smoking rooms. This property also has a designated smoking area.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club, Maestro.
GPS Coordinates: 33° 55' 18.94'' S 18° 55' 19.46'' E
Nearest airport: Cape Town International Airport - 41,5km.