A life under the wide open skies in harmony with nature – the philosophy of the ancient but luxurious homestead Babylonstoren. Make yourself at home amidst the old buildings and scenic South African landscapes.
The 200 hectare farm is located in the famous Cape Winelands in the Drakenstein Valley between Franschhoek and Paarl. It is the perfect setting for nature enthusiasts and those that would like to unplug from modern life for a while.
The sweeping and well kept gardens invite you to
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take a stroll – hence the name Babylon, in reverence to the ancient world wonder. Pick fresh fruit from the trees or learn more about growing countless vegetable varieties.
The setting offers more than excellent conditions for growing fruit and vegetables. Tie up your hiking boots or set off exploring on a mountain bike or in a canoe.
Return to the Babylonstoren in the afternoon for a refreshing splash in the pool or surrender yourself to caring hands at the hotel's spa. Of course, you may also return to the gardens. Settle down in the shade beneath an age-old tree, enjoy the mild summer air and loose yourself in a good book.
The Babylonstoren's superb restaurant serves delicacies that, as you might have guessed, are mostly prepared with produce grown on the farm. Do not hesitate to knock on the kitchen's doors to take a peep inside or make a special request! You are most welcome to step inside to pick up a few secrets.
Your accommodation is most luxurious, radiating contemporary elegance set against a quaint backdrop. The chalets all feature a finely appointed seating area and private terrace with a stunning view of the surroundings vineyards.
Settle down, put your feet up, twirling a glass of finest red wine and observe the setting sun lighting up the hills and mountains. Just wonderful! The elegant Babylonstoren is your first choice for a supremely relaxing stay in the Winelands.
Moreover, Babylonstoren also has a lot to offer for those travelling with children. Plenty of space to play, farm animals and a host of activities to choose from.
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