Day 6 – Cape Town to Stellenbosch & Paarl

After breakfast you will proceed with check out formalities and meet your guide in the reception area of the hotel who will assist with luggage to the coach before departing to your next destination… Stellenbosch.

Stellenbosch is the ideal base from which to explore the entire region. A wide variety of quality accommodation options offer value for money while food lovers are provided with endless choice by the many excellent restaurants, in town and on wine estates. Known worldwide for its quality wines and the spectacular beauty of the surroundings Stellenbosch is home to one of the most prestigious old Wine Regions in the world. Visitors will be mesmerized by breath-taking scenery and warm South African hospitality. Here one can enjoy the juice of the vine in an awe inspiring historic setting. Founded in 1679, Stellenbosch is the oldest town in South Africa next to Cape Town. Walking through the streets of Stellenbosch, one can almost feel the history, as if strolling in days of old. The town is packed with many historic buildings dating back to the early 1700′s.

Lanzerac Hotel & Spa

Set in the heart of a 155 hectare working wine estate on the outskirts of picturesque Stellenbosch, the magnificent Lanzerac Hotel & Spa is the perfect base from which to explore the Cape Winelands. Established over 300 years ago, the estate‟s gracious opulence has earned the hotel a five star rating. Accommodation is limited to 48 spacious rooms. The hotel’s main a la carte restaurant, the Governors Hall, opens onto sculptured gardens in the Lady Anne Courtyard which links to the Esquire Cigar & Whiskey Lounge, where soothing music can be enjoyed until late into the night.

The Terrace Restaurant offers guests an al fresco menu, which can also be enjoyed in the authentic Cape country bar, the Taphuis. Once you’ve satisfied your appetite for good food and wine, perhaps it‟s time to pamper yourself at the Lanzerac Spa & Wellness Centre. Appropriately, given its surroundings, the Spa specialises in therapies using grapes as the base of all therapy oils. These Theravine Body Treatments are perfect for rejuvenating your body, mind and soul. The facility also offers “Dr.Fish” Therapy, 7 therapy rooms, 2 saunas, 1 steam room, Jacuzzi, Rassoul Chamber, a Vichy Shower, an in-door heated swimming pool and a gym. The estate is also home to a working winery. The Lanzerac Cellar offers pairings of chocolate, cheese and other delicacies to both challenge the palate and complement the wines. Open daily for tastings, wine sales and cellar tours.

Known worldwide for its quality wines and the spectacular beauty of the surroundings Stellenbosch is home to one of the most prestigious old Wine Regions in the world

Inclusions:

  • Overnight Lanzerac Hotel & Spa in a Classic Room
  • Transfer and Tour of Stellenbosch
  • Suggested vineyards: JC le Roux, Jordan, Bergkelder & Nederburg
  • Breakfast

Stellenbosch Cape Winelands

DAY SEVEN