Historical 3 Star Country Hotel
- Staff accommodation
- Conference facilities
- Mountain view
- Tennis court
- Squash court
- Dining Room
- En-suite bathrooms
- Reception area
- Natural Dam/River
About the property
This beautiful 3 star hotel is a gracious combination of old world charm with modern conveniences and comfort. Situated a mere 45 minutes from Cape Town International Airport and lies halfway between Somerset West and Hermanus on the N2, in the heart of the beautiful Kogelberg nature Reserve.
It has the oldest liquor license in South Africa (1834) and some of its buildings date back from the late 1700’s.
The size of the land is 7.4 hectares. The size of the buildings is approximately 6000 m². The beautiful manicured garden include two duck ponds, a river, with a quaint bridge, running through it and abundance of wild life. Guests can go hiking and mountain biking on hikes set out on the property.
The hotel comprises of 49 beautifully appointed rooms with 120 beds, sleeping a total of 179 guests per night. All rooms offer en-suite bathrooms, TV’s (with 16 DSTV channels), telephone and most have a fireplace and balcony.
The property features three boreholes, a sewage purification plant and a generator.
The Restaurant has one main kitchen and two satellite kitchens, which services the function rooms. The restaurant serves a la carte lunches, dinners and a full English breakfast. It also serves a very popular country home cooking Sunday lunch carvery buffet, and is famous for its traditional Saturday evening dinner dance.
This romantic country setting hosts over a 100 weddings per year. These weddings and other functions are catered for in three different venues:
• Ou Kaapse Hoek: 420m²
• Barn: 300m²
• Seminar: 150m²
This property is a perfect conference venue offering five air conditioned conference rooms accommodating approximately 120 delegates. Its 4 hectares of lawn are ideal for team building activities.
- Putt putt course (nine holes, carpeted)
- Volley ball (on sand)
- Two swimming pools
- Tennis Court
- Squash Court
- Snooker and pool tables, darts adjacent to the bar with big screen TV for sport
- Kids play room adjacent to the lounge and restaurant with three play stations.