Stellenbosch accommodation is suitable for
both holiday as well as business travel. The
accommodation in Stellenbosch includes hotel
accommodation, accommodation in guest
houses, bed and breakfasts and self catering
accommodation in Stellenbosch including
holiday houses, luxury apartment rentals,
suites, villas and also private cottages.
Whatever your Stellenbosch accommodation
requirements, you do not need to look any
further than this accommodation guide.
Stellenbosch is the oldest and most
important wine route within the greater Cape
Winelands and is therefore the ideal place
to stay over for a couple of nights in one
of the many accommodation establishments out
there. The accommodation in Stellenbosch
varies to suit all budgets and needs.
Stellenbosch is also the ideal destination
for business travellers.
Stellenbosch has many large corporate
businesses and there are many accommodation
establishments that offers Wi-Fi internet.
The University of Stellenbosch also hosts
many conferences during the year and many of
the establishments are very close (within
walking distance) of the University of
If you happen to stay in one of the many
Stellenbosch accommodation establishments
then there are many activities on offer for
you to experience. The Jonkershoek Nature
Reserve is the perfect day out for you and
your family. Some other attractions and
activities around Stellenbosch include
horseback riding and trails, wine tasting
and tours through lush vineyards and at
least 3 well maintained golf courses where
you can relax and enjoy a game or just hit
some practice balls to keep your swing in
shape while on holiday.
Please click on the
catering headers below to choose your
accommodation type. You will find a
short description on the various types of
accommodation available in and around
Stellenbosch Guest Houses
Stellenbosch is still a small, intimate
village, but offers you some real good,
value for money guest house accommodation.
The guest houses in Stellenbosch are usually
of a very high standard. To make sure that
you are never disappointed we suggest that
you choose a Stellenbosch guest house that
is graded by the Tourism Grading Council of
South Africa as there are many guest houses
in Stellenbosch that has never been graded
at all. We can assist you with this process.
Stellenbosch guest houses are ideal for
smaller, intimate groups of guests that
would prefer to stay together. Guest houses
in Stellenbosch could have as little as two
rooms to as many as 18 rooms. I could advise
that you reserve your Stellenbosch guest
house as soon as you have secured your
wedding and reception venue as many guest
houses in the Stellenbosch area are booked
and paid for a year in advance. Many guests
prefer smaller, guest houses as you are
assured of personal attention and not “just
another guests” as is the case in some of
the larger hotels all over the world.
Stellenbosch guest houses have a high
standard of quality. The guest house
accommodation in Stellenbosch offers options
to all budgets and you have a larger base to
choose from as there are not so many hotel
accommodation options in Stellenbosch. The
Stellenbosch guest house accommodation all
offer pools and beautiful small gardens.
Most of the Stellenbosch guest houses also
offer air-conditioning in the rooms with
satellite television. Breakfast is usually
included in the guest house rates.
There are not many Stellenbosch Hotels to
choose from. Stellenbosch is still a average
size village so there are 10 hotels in the
area to choose from. The hotels in
Stellenbosch are of an exceptional high
standard and often come at a price. In most
cases the Stellenbosch hotels offer
breathtaking views and settings. Many of the
Stellenbosch Hotels also double up as
wedding venues. This makes the Stellenbosch
hotel accommodation of the area ideal to
stay if you happen to be a guest at one of
these weddings. All the hotels in and around
Stellenbosch offer more than just normal
accommodation. These hotels often also have
award winning restaurants. Some of the
Stellenbosch hotels also offer deli’s,
picnic baskets, swimming pools, high tea,
tours and transfers and many more. As many
of the hotels of Stellenbosch are built on
high lying ground they do often stunning
views and make these hotels ideal for
romantic, candlelit dinners under the stars.
You are most welcome to just visit a
Stellenbosch hotel for sundowner drinks with
friends. As there is limited hotel
accommodation in Stellenbosch we suggest
that you book your accommodation as soon as
possible to avoid disappointment.
Stellenbosch Country Houses and
There are not that many country houses and
villas and around the Stellenbosch area.
Those country houses and villas that do
exist are of a very high standard. The
Stellenbosch country houses are often not
situated within the town limits. It is out
in the countryside of Stellenbosch – often
on or close to one of the beautiful wine
estates of the Stellenbosch Valley. As with
some hotels in Stellenbosch these country
houses often also double up as wedding
venues and it might be perfect to stay over
at one of the Stellenbosch country houses or
villas if you happen to attend a wedding.
The Villas in and around Stellenbosch are
often expensive, but are of a very high
standard. Most of the Stellenbosch villas
offer luxury accommodation.
There are some great value for money self
catering cottages in Stellenbosch.
Stellenbosch cottages are often available
for a minimum of 2 or 3 night rentals. Some
of the Stellenbosch cottages are also
available for longer rentals of a couple of
months. The Stellenbosch Cottages are mostly
private, fully equipped and furnished units
with their own entrance. Most of the
Stellenbosch cottages come with 2 or 3
bedrooms although some of the cottages in
Stellenbosch also have 4 or more bedrooms. A
fully fitted kitchen and dining area enable
guests to cater for themselves at all of the
Stellenbosch cottages. Almost all of the
Stellenbosch cottage accommodation comes
standard with a garden and pool for relaxing
on those endless summer days. In this
accommodation category the cottages in
Stellenbosch ranges from budget to luxury
self catering cottages. Staying at one of
the many Stellenbosch cottages will give you
more freedom to come and go as you please.
The cottage option might be ideal for
smaller families or for guests with smaller
children. Out of a budget point of view a
Stellenbosch cottage rental might also be
cheaper than hotel or even guest house
Stellenbosch Self Catering
Stellenbosch self catering accommodation
comes in the form of cottages, luxury
apartments, villas, lodges and many more.
Budget, comfortable and luxury self catering
accommodation in Stellenbosch is available
for holiday rental all year round. Staying
in self catering accommodation in
Stellenbosch gives you the flexibility to
explore and enjoy the many highlights of the
Stellenbosch winelands area. Most of the
luxury self catering accommodation in
Stellenbosch offers you home from home
comforts. The self catering accommodation
option is ideal for families with children.
Self catering apartments in Stellenbosch do
not always have their own pool or garden –
as is the case with cottages. A lot of the
self catering accommodation is not that
expensive at all. That makes it possible to
stay that little longer to ensure you
experience everything that Stellenbosch has
to offer. Be aware though – make sure you
reserve a self catering unit that has been
graded by the Tourism Grading Council of
South Africa as there are also rip offs in
One of the best holiday options available
must surely be the option to stay at a
Stellenbosch Spa or Spa Hotel. A
Stellenbosch Spa holiday is both relaxing
and romantic and it captures the essence of
5 star luxury. All the Stellenbosch Spa
hotels are surrounded by vineyards. You are
therefore able to enjoy walks in a relaxed
and peaceful atmosphere. Indulge and pamper
yourself at one of the best Stellenbosch Spa
and hotel experiences in the Cape Winelands.
Our spa’s offer you world class features.
There are only a few Stellenbosch Spa hotels
to choose from so don’t delay – book today!
Stellenbosch Wine Estate
For many guests to South Africa staying on a
working wine estate in the Stellenbosch area
is one of the many highlights of their trip.
The Stellenbosch wine estates equal the
European chateau’s and villas in terms of
luxury at a fraction of the cost. When
staying on one of the Stellenbosch wine
estates a complete tasting of their wines is
often included. What could be better than
waking up between the vineyards?
Accommodation on the wine farms of
Stellenbosch mostly come in the form of self
catering cottages, although there are some
hotels and guest houses on wine farms.