Cape Winelands

Top 5 Romantic Hotels in the Cape Winelands

We often get asked about our favourite romantic hotels in the Cape Winelands, especially from clients planning to spend their honeymoon in South Africa. There are many amazing hotels in the Cape Winelands, but some do offer a little more romance than others.

Here is out list of the top 5 romantic hotels in the Cape Winelands.


1. Babylonstoren

Babylonstroen is the perfect example of barefoot luxury and romance in the Cape Winelands. The hotel is situated on a beautiful wine estate in the heart of the Cape Winelands.

The accommodation at Babylonstroen is super romantic. Most suites and rooms have cozy living areas with open fireplaces, and the bedrooms have large four-poster beds.

Apart from the romantic accommodation, Bayblonstoren offers its guests so much more. What could be more romantic then a walk through their amazing gardens at the estate followed by some wine tasting and spa treatments

Majeka House

2. Majeka House

When you step into Majeka House you feel that you have entered a tranquil oasis. This Stellenbosch hotel is a perfect honeymoon destination with its romantic and slightly quirky rooms. If you are looking for real romance make sure to book the pool suites, as these have private pools.

Majeka House also has a fantastic restaurant, ideal for romantic dinners, as well as a very cozy bar area. If you feel the need for some pampering there is also a stunning spa at the hotel and a great indoor pool for those cold winter days.

Delaire Graff

3. Delaire Graff

This ultra-modern wine estate is situated just outside Stellenbosch on the scenic Helshoogte Pass. Delaire Estate offers its guests unrivalled luxury and romance.

The spacious and luxurious suites at Delaire Graff are absolutely beautiful and they have the most amazing views of the surrounding mountains and vineyards. What could be more romantic than sipping champagne by your private plunge pool overlooking what is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful sceneries in the world?

Apart from the luxurious and romantic accommodation the estate also has two amazing restaurants, a world-class spa and of course a great wine tasting facility. The wine tasting facility is well worth a visit as Delaire Graaff makes some of the best wines in the country.

Clouds Estate

4. Clouds Estate

Clouds Estate is a small boutique winery and hotel situated in the Helshoogte Pass, just outside of the the historic town of Stellenbosh.

Clouds Estate offers beautiful and romantic accommodation in either the main house or in free standing villas. The views from all the rooms are spectacular. There is also a great pool area overlooking the surrounding mountains and vineyards, the perfect spot for a sundowner cocktail after a day of exploring in the Cape Winelands.


5. Boschendal

What could be more romantic than staying on one of the most picturesque and one of the oldest wine estates in South Africa? The accommodation at Boschendal consists of beautifully renovated farm cottages, with open fireplaces, large cozy bedrooms and incredible views of the surrounding vineyards and mountains.

Apart from offering very romantic accommodation; guests staying at Boschendal can also enjoy wine tastings at the winery, lunches and dinners at the restaurants situated on the estate and spa treatments at the hotel spa.