Dating back over 200 years, this Homestead is the original family home of Oldenburg Vineyards. It has been fully renovated and modernized, whilst retaining the history, architecture, and charm of the Cape Dutch aesthetic. We believe that by sharing our farm with guests for a stay at the stunningly situated Homestead, we are providing a truly unique experience which enables them to connect with the farm, its vineyards, and to better understand our wines. We provide friendly yet exceptional hospitality in a thoroughly private environment.
The Homestead offers a serene, private and exclusive environment, with a large private garden and magnificent mountain and vineyard views. Oldenburg Vineyards is ideally located, with some of South Africa’s best restaurants within close proximity. The charming university town of Stellenbosch is within easy reach. Franschhoek is also easily accessed from the farm.
The double-story house is approximately 600 square meters and offers all modern conveniences at a 5-star level. It can accommodate up to 12 people in 6 bedrooms.
There are two main large covered outdoor entertaining areas and a large gated pool within the gardens.
The ground floor features the reception room, formal dining room, eat-in kitchen, entrance hall, guest cloakroom, living room and 4 bedrooms. The first floor comprises of a study/lounge area, the master bedroom suite, and a twin bedroom.
All rooms in the house have stunning surrounding views of vineyards and mountains. All bedrooms have air-conditioning and ceiling fans.
* Formal lounge equipped with a bar, leading onto a large covered patio and
* Living room with satellite TV
* 12-seater dining room
* Fully equipped kitchen which leads directly to a large patio with shaded
pergola and traditional braai
* Large open fireplaces in lounge, living and dining room
* Guest cloakroom
* Access to the owner’s private cellar wine list
Two large outdoor entertainment areas comprising:
* Main covered patio off the lounge with seating for 12
* Braai (traditional BBQ with open fire) area, off the kitchen with shaded
pergola, seating, and dining for 12
* Large pool (heated on request), fenced, 6 loungers
* Undercover parking
* Large garden
* Mountain & vineyard views from all indoor and outdoor areas
* Air-conditioned gym with beautiful mountain views
Situated 10 minutes from Stellenbosch, Oldenburg Vineyards is ideally located, with some of South Africa’s best restaurants within close proximity. The charming university town of Stellenbosch is within easy reach. Franschhoek is also easily accessed from the farm.
In Room Facilities:
All bedrooms feature mountain and vineyard views, air-conditioning and heating (except bedroom 5), ceiling fans (except bedroom 5), flat screen TV with satellite channels (except bedroom 5), safe (except bedroom 5), underfloor heating in bathrooms, 24-hour security and alarm system, free WiFi, music system for indoor and outdoor areas, and daily housekeeping.
Children are welcome - travel cots and high chairs are available.
King size extra length bed, dressing room, en-suite bathroom with bath & shower, balcony, adjoining lounge/study.
King size extra length bed, en-suite bathroom with shower, opens onto terrace & garden.
King size standard length bed, en-suite bathroom with shower, opens onto terrace & garden.
Twin room (2 x adult-size single beds) or king standard, en-suite bathroom with shower
Queen standard, en-suite bathroom with shower
Twin room, adult size single beds with adjoining bathroom with shower
Ideally located in the heart of the wine route. 10 minutes drive to Stellenbosch, 25 minutes to Franschhoek, 1 hour to Cape Town.
Numerous internationally recognized restaurants and wineries within easy driving distance. Oldenburg Vineyards has an exquisite cellar door which can be used by appointment.
The farm provides a unique natural setting for relaxing walks.