Lying within the vineyards and orchards of the Drakenstein Valley, between Franschhoek and Paarl, Babylonstoren is one of the best preserved farms in the Cape Dutch tradition, with the manor house dating back to 1777. Now a boutique hotel it hosts elegant cottages and suites, of varying sizes, in converted Cape Dutch farm buildings.
The accommodation choices include one bedroom suites, one or two bedroom cottages and the newest addition – the Farmhouse suites. Enjoy cozy fireplaces, white walls and open design. Cool off in the pool during the summer or take a nap in one of the hammocks hidden in the trees. Visit the salt room or the sauna in the Spa during the cooler months. Enjoy an authentic farm experience.
Enjoy a walk in the remarkable fruit and vegetable garden or enjoy a meal in the superb restaurant. Partake in a massage in the spa or a bike ride through the orchards. Swim in the farm dam before sundowners at a picnic spot.
From R4,200 per person
A award winning wine farm offering only 30 minutes from Cape Town
Excellent hospitality in a luxurious yet relaxed environment
Variety of activities available, from wine tasting to bicycle tours