Delaire Graff

Cape Winelands, South Africa

Vineyard luxury hotel

Delaire Graff Estate, nestled between majestic mountains and overlooking the vineyards of Stellenbosch, is undoubtedly one of the world’s leading wine destinations. With its two outstanding restaurants, a state-of-the-art winery, the exclusive Lodges, a destination Spa and two luxury boutiques, it is the completion of the vision created by the owner, Laurence Graff;  to transform a magnificent winelands property into a desirable art, hospitality and wine destination.

The striking Cape Dutch architecture meets African artifacts and styling, with original artworks from Laurence Graff’s personal collection on display throughout, representing some of South Africa’s finest contemporary artists.  The Lodge’s reception area features a private dining room, conference facilities and a boutique cinema.

Each of the ten lodges is completely private, with curved hedges of Camellia and Coffee Jasmine providing natural seclusion. The minimal number of lodges, paired with the extensive facilities offered to guests is designed to create the ultimate sense of luxury.

All lodges feature double volume ceilings with exposed timber trusses and custom designed furniture created exclusively for Delaire. The lodges are all perfectly situated to take maximum advantage of the views over the local hills and vineyards, and some extend all the way to Cape Point and Table Mountain.

Delaire also offers a unique luxury spa experience within a truly awe-inspiring setting and offers a holistic approach to health and well-being. The Estate provides four treatment suites, hair care studio and additional relaxation and fitness areas, including a pool, state of the art gym, Pilates studio and the Indochine restaurant providing delicious Asian Fusion cuisine.

You will love

  • Near Franschhoek & Stellenbosch
  • Excellent wine & food
  • The private art collection
  • Luxurious retreat
  • The bedrooms & the spa

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