Best places to stay in Stellenbosch

Stellenbosch has much more to offer than just a vibrant atmosphere, wonderful restaurants and award-winning wine farms. Stellenbosch has heaps of outdoor space just a hop, skip and jump from the doorstep of your accommodation.

From e-bike wine farm tours to ScooTours, Segways and 4×4 wine experiences, adventurers and lovers of the outdoors will relish pairing exciting evenings with days filled with activity. If you’re craving fresh air and ample space to roam free, then Stellenbosch is your easy, breezy outdoor playground just waiting to welcome you.

Whether you’re a hard-core mountain biker looking for fresh singletracks, a sightseeing cyclist, a hiker seeking new trails to hit or a history buff setting off for a historical walk-through time, there’s a special pick just for you.

Stellenbosch invites you to stay and play and explore.

Where to stay in Stellenbosch


A boutique guest house in the heart of Stellenbosch, Bonne Esperance is a Victorian villa that retains heritage charm with modern luxuries, including uninterrupted power supply.

For more visit www.bonneesperance.com or call +27 21 887 0225



Experience a distinctive atmosphere, an air of tranquillity and charm in the picturesque Devon Valley, in opulent guest rooms that make for an unforgettable stay. The working wine estate boasts a day spa, an outdoor pool and an acclaimed restaurant. Visit our website for luxurious seasonal specials, including bed & breakfast, lunch, massages and award-winning wine.

Visit www.closmalverne.co.za or call 076 610 9779.


Join us this season! Wake up to views like this, enjoy a top-rated breakfast experience and spend your day making the most of our panoramic pool with a glass of Limoenkloof in hand.

Visit www.dezeven.co.za or contact 021 020 1573


Self-catering units where restored antiques and old-world luxuries rub shoulders with modern technology and comforts are the hallmark of Heritage House, an elegantly renovated Victorian building in historic and central Neethling Street.

For more visit www.stbhh.co.za or call +27 82 777 0370.


Flanked by mountains and bordered by vineyards and the Eerste River, the Eerstebosch farm cottages are ideal for an active breakaway or a relaxed, romantic holiday. Luxury and modern design meet to create the perfect setting. Explore the Winelands and surrounds from our central location between Stellenbosch and Somerset West, within close proximity of Cape Town International Airport.

For more visit www.eerstebosch.com or call +27 83 324 0344.


The Jordan Luxury Suites are beautifully appointed with contemporary finishes and furnishings. Set on a centrally located tranquil working farm, surrounded by vineyards and mountains.

Visit www.jordanwines.com or contact 021 881 3441.


The Cape’s rich heritage and un- matched beauty await your visit. Come walk in the footsteps of history-makers, enjoy the luxury of the estate, breathe in the fresh air – you will never look back.

Visit www.lanzerac.co.za or contact 021 887 1132.



Stay, explore and immerse yourself in an enchanting blend of intimate luxury, chic antique style and the warm hospitality of South Africa’s oldest running hotel.

Visit www.oudewerf.co.za or contact 021 887 4608.


A historic family-friendly base from which to explore the Cape Winelands. Superb eateries. Beautiful wines. Loads to see and do. The quaint village-style hotel offers spacious rooms and lush gardens.

For more visit www.spier.co.za or call +27 21 809 1100.


For a quick break or longer stay, our tranquil 4-star guest house and cottages are a home away from home. Come and enjoy the vineyard views, abundant birdlife and award-winning wines.

Visit www.sugarbirdmanor.co.za or contact 079 124 2124.