The Cellars-Hohenort


With its name, the five star hotel “Cellars-Hohenort“ combines the wine cellar of Klaasenbosch, which dates back to the 18th century, with the manor-house of Hohenort. Both houses were restored extensively and thus one of the big country house hotels near Cape Town arose.


With its luxurious and ancient equipment and its original art works of earlier times, the hotel cultivates traditional values.


The five star hotel was particularly admitted to the Relais & Châteaux Association, because read more » of its restoration and excellent hospitality. The association globally sticks up for the conservation of ancient manors as hotels and only admits extremely high-quality hotels.


The Cellars-Hohenort nestles to the Eastern, densely wooded foothills of the Table Mountain and provides a breathtaking view over Constantia Valley and up to False Bay.


The hotel's ground, which is over two hectares in size, disposes of a private vineyard and wonderfully arranged gardens, which encourage to take a walk.


Nestling between the beautiful nature are numerous leisure time facilities, like for example a pool area, a putting green designed by Gary Player, tennis courts and much else besides.


In the restaurant “The Greenhouse“, you dine next to the wine cellar, under a 300-year-old oak. In “The Cape Malay“, there is a special dining experience: Traditional Cape cuisine is served and you are more than welcome to eat with your fingers.


The wide range of leisure time activities, the luxurious comfort and the host's warm cordiality turn the Cellars-Hohenort into a top-class luxury hotel.



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The Cellars-Hohenort disposes of 53 individually and with love equipped rooms and suites.


Altogether, the hotel provides five different room categories (Standard, Luxury, Suite, Premier Suite and Madiba read more » Villa), which are distributed over the two main buildings.


Guests, who attach great importance to privacy and excellent service, are warmly recommended the Madiba Villa. It's a free-standing, lovingly decorated house amidst the hotel's private garden.


The Villa features a private courtyard as well as a swimming pool. It is equipped with a spacious dining room, including an open fireplace, and two double sleeping suites. An underfloor heating for colder days and an air conditioning for the summer time are integrated. A special highlight is a butler, which is at your service, 24 hours a day.


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The hotel provides a wide range of activities and sports, which can be booked uncomplicatedly in the hotel. Among those are trips (from the Cape point over whale watching up to the winelands tour), which read more » the “in-house travel service“ gladly organizes and operates for you.


Besides that, the hotel offers various sports activities. No matter, whether you decide to play tennis or golf, variety is guaranteed. Passionate golf players can of course also visit other nearby golf courses.


Guests seeking for relaxation can let themselves be pampered with natural essences (amongst others out of private cultivation) whilst a pleasant massage in the Carchele Spa.


The pool or a cosy promenade through the hotel gardens invite to relax as well. A picnic in the vineyards tops off a wonderful day.


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