Award winning, 57 bedroom Historic Cape Dutch Hotel set in the peaceful Heart of the Helderberg surrounded by majestic mountains, adjoining the famous Gary Player-designed Erinvale Golf Course and neighbouring the acclaimed wine estates of Vergelegen, Lourensford and Morgenster.
Erinvale Estate Hotel & Spa
is perfectly located to explore the Cape Whale Coast, Winelands and the ideal starting point for your journey to the Garden Route. Close proximity and with easy access to Cape Town International Airport (20 minute drive) Cape Town CBD (45 minute drive) and only 20 minutes from the historic town of Stellenbosch.
Dining at Erinvale Estate Hotel & Spa:
The Erinvale offers guests a number of choices when it comes to dining out. Experience a taste journey of unforgettable flavours at Seventeen 07 Restaurant! The restaurant is named to commemorate the historic date 1707, when the estate was liberated from the original governor’s estate, Vergelegen, after the sanctimonious demise of Willem Adrian van der Stel. Seventeen 07 celebrates the rich cultural impact of the original Dutch settlers, who established their settlements in the southern tip of Africa to supply their ships on the Spice Route to the Orient. The dining experience includes dishes from Africa and the East including Madagascar, Zanzibar, India and Malaysia with a few South African favourites.
The Irish-styled The Irish-styled Skelligs Pub is open daily for lunches and light dinners from 11:00 - 22:00. The pub offers a relaxed, informal setting in which to enjoy a pint of tapped Guinness or a hearty meal. The pub opens onto a deck adjacent to the pool, where guests can enjoy a refreshing cocktail on a balmy summer`s evening.
Conference venues at Erinalvale Estate Hotel & Spa:
The Erinvale Estate Hotel & Spa offers five air-conditioned divisible conference venues and breakaway rooms. The venues are elegantly furnished rooms with comfortable seating configurable to any requirements. The conference venues can cater for breakfast meetings, business / buffet luncheons, formal / themed or private dinners and cocktail parties.
The Erinvale Estate Spa:
Set among trees, overlooking a sparkling pool and majestic Helderberg Mountains in Somerset West, The Erinvale Estate Spa, features four spacious treatment rooms, a steam room, indoor relaxation area with heated whirlpool, outdoor pool and patio.
The Erinvale Estate Spa offers the latest comprehensive health and beauty treatments and techniques designed to rejuvenate weary bodies and minds, ideal for the traveller in need of relaxation. The Erinvale Spa experience perfectly complements any number of leisure activities at the hotel – a round of golf; a peaceful interlude during a conference; or an indulgent pre-wedding pampering session.
Therapies on offer are carefully chosen to create the perfect environment in which to combat stress and discomforts caused by urban life. The Erinvale Estate Spa offers guests a uniquely comprehensive treatment of mind, body and spirit to invigorate the senses.
Accommodation at Erinvale Estate Hotel & Spa:
Erinvale Estate Hotel & Spa`s 57 en suite rooms, set amidst tranquil gardens and walkways, are exquisitely furnished and fully equipped with all the necessary commodities expected of a four-star hotel. Each room is fully equipped with personal safe, coffee/tea-making facilities, mini bar fridge, satellite television and direct dial telephones. The hotel’s Honeymoon Suite boasts a classic four-poster bed and a private garden terrace.
The hotel’s Classic rooms exude a rustic charm in its peaceful setting. Mostly housed in the rendered historic building, the majority of the Classic rooms have high thatched roofs.
The exquisitely furnished Deluxe Select rooms provide an extra sense of luxury with its rustic charm in a peaceful setting. Housed in the rendered historic building ground floor with patio or thatch loft, these rooms enjoy views of the Erinvale Courtyard. Included is the Deluxe Family Room with modern sleeper couch.
The newly refurbished Damask Suit with contemporary design has a King-size bed and en-suite Victorian bathroom. Fitted with all the modern luxuries expected of a four-star hotel, this suite enjoys its very own garden patio.
The spacious loft with thatch roof has a Queen-size bed and a separate lounge and dining room area.
Housed in the rendered historic building, the spacious open plan bedroom with lounge area has two queen-size beds, en-suite Victorian bathroom and garden patio.
The premier Bridal Suite boasts a classic four-poster bed, seating area, a modern step-in bath and private patio, perfect for a romantic retreat.
The Honeymoon suite is luxuriously furnished with spacious open plan bedroom, lounge and dining area with a King-size bed and charming thatch roof.
The hotel’s spacious Executive Suite (semi Self- Catering) with King bed, has a separate lounge and dining room with fireplace and galley kitchenette. The suite leads out onto a private patio, ideal for an unforgettable escape.
Erinvale Estate Hotel & Spa Activities:
The Erinvale Golf Club is a private club and is available to guests of the hotel who are able to play at preferential rates. This Gary Player designed 18 hole championship golf course has fast become renowned throughout the golfing fraternity, both locally and abroad.
The Heart of the Helderberg presents a not-to-be-missed taste experience. Visit Morgenster Estate to enjoy a tutored tasting of their acclaimed olives, olive oils and splendid red wines while taking in panoramic views. T he historic Vergelegen Estate, a custodian of South African culture and heritage, offers wine tasting and luxurious picnics in a magical camphorwood forest. Lourensford Estate have a variety of homemade products to taste, including wine, coffee, chocolate and cheese.
The Western Cape coastline in renowned for the regular visits migrating whales make to the warm waters of False Bay. The beautiful sandy beaches of Strand and Gordon’s Bay is an outdoor and sports lovers’ paradise,offering something for everyone, be it sunbathing, swimming, surfing or sailing.
For the more serious hiker, the Stellenbosch Vineyard Hiking Trail starts at the Sugarbird Manor, near the entrance to the Devon Valley Road and meanders through 12 km or 24 km of peaceful vineyards.
There is tennis, bowls, croquet and horse riding nearby.
Erinvale Estate Hotel & Spa Map:
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