With over 200 years of history within its walls, The Vineyard Hotel is situated in six acres of attractive landscaped parkland on the banks of the Liesbeek River.
Located in the lush leafy suburb of Newlands, the Vineyard Hotel & Spa is within easy walking distance of the up-market Cavendish Shopping Centre and is just 10 minutes away from the City Centre and the popular Victoria & Alfred Waterfront.
This beautiful establishment comprises the original home of Lady Anne Barnard and new bedrooms designed by highly acclaimed architects Jack Barnett and Revel Fox. It is filled with works by leading South African artists and offers rooms ranging from single to family suites, both mountain and courtyard facing.
Overlooking shady courtyard gardens, Courtyard Standard single and double rooms have a bathroom with separate shower and bath and are furnished in contemporary style, some with original Cape-style wood furniture. Each room is equipped with a flatscreen, a hairdryer, complimentary tea & coffee making facilities and wall safe.
With views, or private patio access to lush tree-ferned gardens, these spacious Courtyard Garden Deluxe rooms have bathrooms with separate bath and shower. They feature softly styled décor with local wood and stone. Each room is equipped with a flatscreen, a hairdryer, complimentary tea & coffee making facilities and wall safe.
On the 2nd/3rd floors, Mountain Standard single or double rooms overlook our gardens with the eastern slopes of Table Mountain as backdrop. Bathrooms each have a separate shower and bath. Bedrooms are decorated in quiet, natural-toned neutrals. Each room is equipped with a flatscreen, a hairdryer, complimentary tea & coffee making facilities and wall safe.
Similar to Mountain Facing rooms but with a larger bedroom (approximately 26 sqm) and sliding doors opening on to its own balcony /patio where guest can sit outside admiring the spectacular view of Table Mountain.
At the north end of the estate, Garden Junior Suites are restfully styled spaces with deluxe bathrooms with separate showers and baths. The bedrooms step down to cosy lounge areas and private garden patios. Each Junior Suite is equipped with a flatscreen, a queen bed, a hairdryer, a wall safe, Nespresso Coffee Machine and DVD player.
Located at riverside near our spa, River Suite has patio access, a deluxe bathroom with a separate shower and bath, and an open-plan bedroom and a lounge area styled in rich colours and dark woods. The Suite is equipped with a flatscreen, a queen bed, a hairdryer, wall safe, Nespresso Coffee Machine and DVD player.
Named after Francois Petousis who was the patriarch of the family who owns the Vineyard, this suite has a beautifully designed lounge and bedroom with a magnificent private patio
Named after Kitty Petousis, this second floor suite features a spacious balcony that overlooks the courtyard garden and includes a stunning mountain view.
The cottages are self-catering with 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, kitchen, dining and living room and are absolutely ideal for families or guests wishing to stay for a long period of time in Cape Town and still enjoy all the benefits that the Vineyard Hotel & Spa has to offer.
Leisure activities at the Hotel include spa treatments, guided walks and more. Top local experiences are within walking distance or a short drive away.
The Hotel is also ideally located just off the main Peninsula sightseeing route, 10 minutes from the city and an hour’s drive from the Cape Winelands.
Suburban Cape town boasts entertainment galore. The Baxter Centre (10 minutes drive) hosts top drama, dance, music and comedy. Maynardville Open-air Theatre (10 minutes drive) presents annual Shakespeare and ballet seasons in January/ February. Kirstenbosch’s Summer concerts offer top local/global music acts on its lawns from November to end-March. Nearby Cavendish Square also has a large cinema complex.
The Constantia Winelands, praised by Europeans from Napoleon to Jane Austen, are over the hill from the Hotel. Estates like Klein Constantia afford a chance to discover classic vintages and Cape Dutch homesteads, and are the ideal ‘alternative’ for time-limited guests unable to visit the Stellenbosch region. Josephine Mill, 10 minutes from the Hotel, is an opportunity to experience South Africa’s original beer and Brewing history.
There are a variety of local fine art and craft facilities in the southern suburbs. One of the loveliest is the Montabello Design Centre, located within walking distance of the Hotel. Synonymous with some of the roots of Cape art and design, it houses fine art, ceramic, jewellery, craft and other working studios as well as a restaurant and nursery. Locally made art, crafts and gifts are for sale. An art-lovers ‘must- see’.
The Vineyard Hotel boasts two outstanding restaurants, “the Square”, a great favourite for breakfast and dinner, as well as a popular sushi bar and Myoga Restaurant run by well known executive chef - Mike Bassett, renowned for his contemporary fusion style of cooking, and is open for lunch and dinner.
The hotel offers its guests two swimming pools - one outdoor, surrounded by loungers and one heated indoor pool. The addition of a Health & Fitness Centre and an international Angsana Spa operated by the world renowned Banyan Tree Group contributes to its position as ‘The Perfect Setting’.
The Vineyard Hotel has made a commitment to "living green" and has implemented environmental and social responsible decision making to ensure that sustainable development principles are incorporated throughout the Hotel.
The Vineyard Hotel is well known for its warmth and efficient service, and is the gateway to all the delights of greater Cape Town.
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