Bonne Esperance is a charming Victorian Villa with a wrap-around veranda, cast iron mouldings and corner-turret. The historic town centre of Stellenbosch can be reached by a mere 5-minute stroll along the oak-lined Van Riebeeck street and old mill stream.
The villa was originally built in 1901. It has retained the same charm and ambience of that era but with the added luxuries of the modern age. The individually decorated guest rooms include LCD television with DSTV, air-conditioning, hospitality tray, mini-bar fridge, wireless internet access, hairdryer and safe. Enjoy breakfast au Provence in our butter-yellow breakfast room or outside on the veranda. Expect informative and friendly hospitality from your host Annemien Kotze and her team.
General facilities and services:
-Airport shuttle service
-Off street parking
-Fireplace and lounge
-Television Lounge with DSTV
-Fax and copier
Classic Guest room:
Individually decorated guest rooms, en suite bathrooms with bath and shower overlooking the courtyard garden with plunge pool.
Comfort Guest room:
Cosy Guest rooms of which some are in the loft and en suite bathrooms with shower.
Corporate Guest room:
Guest rooms geared towards the business person with wireless internet access and working desk.
Children are welcome at Bonne Esperance. We place an extra bed in the Classic Guest rooms to accommodate a child.
Facilities in rooms:
-LCD Screen Television with DSTV
-Mini-Bar and fridge
-Wireless Internet access
Bonne Esperance Guest Lodge Activities:
Bonne Esperance is the perfect base from which to explore the Western Cape. The environment offers a variety of outdoor and indoor activities to keep even the most restless of travellers entertained.
It will be our pleasure to assist you in your planning so that you will get the very best out of your holiday:
-walks into town with the necessary maps
-visits to specific wine estates and cellars
-regional tours with road maps and advise on special places to visit
recommendations and bookings at restaurants
Or simply enjoy our garden and relax at the plunge pool.
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Bonne Esperance Guest Lodge Guest Reviews
Average Guest Rating:
out of 5
based on 2
Excellent accommodation, location is perfect and the staff were very helpful, breakfast was superb and I would imagine in the summer it would be very pleasant sitting outside for breakfast.
Rating: Reviewed by DISS, GRAHAM MR over a year ago
Very nice guesthouse, neat and clean with a lot of charm. Perfectly situated in the old town. Friendly staff.
Rating: Reviewed by Oliver Noelken over a year ago
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