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Wittedrift Manor House, Tulbagh

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A warm welcome awaits you at Wittedrift Manor House.

A warm welcome awaits you at Wittedrift Manor House. Step back in time and walk into this impressive Cape Dutch home in the centre of Tulbagh. Just a short stroll from the historic Church Street, restaurants, museums and shops – a short drive to award winning wine estate, hiking and mountain biking trails and outdoor activities.

The Manor retains its grandeur by flaunting antique furniture, fine art collections and huge spacious rooms. Relax in a unique shady walled gardening setting, private front and back verandas, lounge next to a crystal clear swimming pool, or find a sunny corner to read a book.

The enclosed garden provides a secure and safe off street parking, Teddy and Tango our resident dogs will be there to greet you and look after you while staying with us.
Wittedrift Manor House is a fully equipped self-catering manor house and comfortably accommodates up to 12 in three spacious suites.

All the rooms are tastefully decorated in country colonial style. We are in the process of completing two more garden cottages to our room mix, which will be done by July 2017 and we would be able to accommodate 20 persons from then.

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Vindoux Guest Farm and Spa, Tulbagh

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Welcome to Vindoux.

Escape to a little piece of heaven, only 90 minutes from Cape Town, but a whole world away.

Set in the foothills of the Saronsberg Mountains, just outside the picturesque, historic town of Tulbagh, Vindoux is a family-run guest farm offering the perfect retreat.  Nestled between fruit trees and vineyards, Vindoux is the proud home of the only luxury treehouse accommodation in the Western Cape.

As if that wasn’t enough to help you unwind, Vindoux also has a Day Spa, offering a wide variety of beauty and relaxation treatments, onsite dining, gym and dam fishing.  And just to ensure that you really do feel a million miles away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, why not sit back on the treetop stoep and spot some wildlife in the game camp?

The farm boasts four treehouse suites, a self-catering Tree Lodge and rustic self-catering cottages to suit all needs.  There is also an intimate function venue ideal for small events.

So whether you are looking for a quiet couple’s getaway or a chance to get together with friends, Vindoux has something for everyone.

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The Tulbagh Hotel, Tulbagh

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WELCOME TO THE TULBAGH

The Tulbagh is centrally located to explore the town with its historic Church Street and many other attractions and amenities.

The main hotel building dates from 1859 and offers a range of contemporary-styled luxurious rooms.

The Winterhoek Manor (1813) and the Toll House (1809), opposite the hotel, are two of the heritage properties in Church Street, offering charming period rooms; individually decorated with fine cotton linen adorning four poster beds. chandeliers and yellowwood floors.

Our Honeymoon Suite is the jewel in our crown. Crafted from the old wagon shed, this suite oozes romantic charm with open thatch, two fireplaces, bath and shower for two.

There are three pool areas, free Wi-Fi throughout and an in-house beauty therapist. A state of the art conference centre caters for up to 22 delegates.

The Olive Terrace Bistro is our popular in-house restaurant, and The Lounge is our new tapas bar featuring local wines and craft beers.

All areas have air conditioning and there are cosy wood-burning fires for the winter evenings.

Tulbagh is just over an hours drive from Cape Town, nestled at the foot of the Witzenburg, Winterhoek and Obiqua Mountains in the heart of the Cape Winelands.

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Essere Lodge Retreat and Conference Centre, Tulbagh

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Boutique Guest House, Retreat
& Wedding Venue, Tulbagh

Do you ever wish you could break away to a place that is close by, but feels so different and unique that you could almost be in another country? Hidden away in the Tulbagh countryside among mountains and nature reserves, Essere Lodge boutique guest house, retreat & wedding venue is a little piece of far away right on your doorstep. An hour away from Cape Town International Airport and just over an hour from Cape Town, it’s ideal for everything from a weekend getaway to relaxing holiday destination.

Boutique Guest House

Choose between seven suites, all decorated in our signature style: farmhouse chic re-imagined with a touch of steampunk. Whether you want a private garden, a bathtub with a view, an outdoor shower, or adjoining rooms for your friends – we can accommodate you. A dining area with sweeping views of the valley, a lounge with comfy sofa’s and a log fire for those chilly winter evenings. Visit local wine estates, hike the mountains, horse-ride, dine with us, hangout by the pool or read under a tree; the choice really is yours. Check availability here.

The Perfect Setting for your Private Event

Whether you are looking for a wedding venue or a beautiful setting for your corporate event or retreat, Essere Lodge is the ideal location.

We cater to all kinds of private events and have staff on-hand to help you make organising and setting up your event simple and easy. Contact us to learn more.

Wellness

If you ever feel like you just want to clear your mind or if you’re curious to try something new, Essere Lodge offers some great wellness activities. Be inspired by our yoga teachers, meditation guides and detox experts.

To find out more, keep an eye out for our program of fun, enriching activities and events – all set among beautiful natural surroundings. If you are a facilitator drop us an email and we will contact you.

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