" .... Step back in time, to a place, where New Memories are made ... "
We are a Charity Trust and offer Accommodation a variety of Relaxed and Comfortable, Self-Catering Suites and Cottages for Families, Couples, or Groups of people, visiting the picturesque Cape Winelands. Bellingham Homestead is also an ideal and Picturesque Wedding/Function Venue.
Bellingham Homestead offers Affordable, Charming, Self-catering units. We are a separately owned entity inside a Privately owned Wine Estate. Situated an easy 10 mins drive from Franschhoek Village, a comfortable 20 minute drive from Paarl or Stellenbosch. A 45 min drive from Cape Town International Airport, the V & A Waterfront and Worcester and just on an hour to Hermanus. Affordable, relaxed and Friendly, close to an array of attractions within the Cape Winelands. Bellingham is owned and managed by a Trust, set up by the Founders of Bellingham Wines.
Bellingham Homestead comprises 5 units, which are unique and tastefully decorated, equipped for basic self-catering needs. Please be advised weekend stays require a minimum of 2 nights of which one night must be a Saturday. We also have minimum stay requirements over Festival weekends held in Franschhoek through the year and during Peak Summer Season, as well as minimum stays which may apply for long weekends (1 day less than the weekend). Local Channels on TV and free Wi-Fi in the Common Ground for Guests.
* Swimming Pool
* Free Wi-Fi available in the Common Ground area
* Credit Card Facilities for Accommodation only
* Secure Parking on Premises
* Local Channel TV
* Ask for details of interesting places to Visit at our Office - Open during Office
Open during Office hours only. Staff are available on site, to provide
Assistance where needed, over Weekends and Public Holidays
Franschhoek is a town in South Africa’s Western Cape with centuries-old vineyards and Cape Dutch architecture. Trails wind through flowers and wildlife at Mont Rochelle Nature Reserve to views over Franschhoek Valley. The Huguenot Memorial Museum and neighboring monument honor the area’s French settlers, who arrived in the 17th and 18th centuries. Franschhoek Motor Museum displays vintage cars amid mountain farmland.
In Room Facilities:
Private bathrooms, Mountain views, Balcony/patio, Self-catering, Garden views, Fan, Heater, Television, Tea and Coffee Facilities, Bar Fridge, No Smoking in Rooms. Two Cottages - Benjis and Garden Cottage both have cosy Fireplaces for Winter and Benjis has Air-Conditioning for Summer.
PLEASE NOTE: -
We have local TV Channels only
We have Free Wifi available to Guests in the Common areas, as well as on their Patios
* Franschhoek Wine Tram: hop-on hop-off wine tours
* Hire a Tuk-Tuk for Wine tasting! For the more energetic, Bicycles are available to hire too. Try Wine-Tasting on Horseback for something different!
* Let us know if you wish us to book a Bellingham Wine tasting or a Premium Bernard Series Wine tasting, at the Cellar in the Village, for You. Or visit them to enjoy a meal at their Restaurant