is a guest lodge, wedding and events venue situated in the countryside, close to the town of Tulbagh and on the Tulbagh wine route – just over an hour’s drive from Cape Town.
Set in a flowing indigenous garden with spectacular sunset views of the Witzenberg mountains, the lodge is the perfect getaway from your busy city life.
Accommodation at the lodge comprises eight comfortable suites with stunning views from your private patio. The décor is organic-industrial with soft natural furnishings.
The main hub is a spacious converted barn with modern styling and feel that’s still true to its farm-style roots. With floor-to-ceiling windows, you can enjoy the view from the two terraces, or unwind with a book in front of the fireplace during the winter.
We also have a pool, a braai area including a pizza oven, and a full bar featuring award-winning local wines and craft beer.
Breakfast is served in the dining area in the barn or the patios overlooking the garden and mountains.
Accommodation at Essere Lodge:
At Essere Lodge you can choose between eight suites, all decorated in our signature style: farmhouse chic with an industrial twist. Our suites are light, comfortable and well appointed for any kind of holiday – a romantic breakaway, or solo retreats.
So, whether you want a private garden, a bathtub with a view, an outdoor shower, or adjoining rooms for your friends – we can accommodate you.
All suites are serviced daily and have their own coffee and tea making facilities. Come and experience the warmth of our farm with a touch of luxury.
Whether you want a garden wedding with a formal dinner in the barn, a relaxing team getaway weekend or spoil yourself at one of our special pop-up restaurant events, at Essere Lodge it will be unforgettable.
We also feature and collaborate on other community events and festivals in the town and surrounding area.
The Stables is a 19th century thatched outbuilding, that served as coach house and stable to Church Street, which according to townsfolk was once the finest house in Tulbagh. When the house was demolished in the sixties, the stable remained.
Romantic self-catering accommodation Cape Dutch architecture for 2 guests in one bedroom with an en-suite bathroom, has a fully equipped kitchen and offers a spacious lounge area and a secluded courtyard.
per person sharing
Established in 1714 by two Frenchmen from the city Montpellier (“Spyseniersberg” or “Chef’s Mountain”) in France, this historic Cape Dutch Wine Estate recently celebrated its 300th anniversary. Steeped in a rich history of wine making.
If you are looking for peace and quiet, for horses to ride on through vineyards, for time to spend lying on green lawns, soaking in the sun or sitting under old trees, for long walks surrounded by arum lilies and trees, for enjoying making your own pizza'
KLOOFZICHT ESTATE ACCOMMODATION:
The Loft accommodation is situated above the Kloofzicht Estate wine cellar and is 3 km from the picturesque Tulbagh Village.
per person sharing