Protea Hotel Stellenbosch

Tucked away in the heart of the Cape Winelands, the luxury Protea Hotel offers beautiful scenery from purple mountains to rolling vineyards in Stellenbosch.


Description, Services & Facilities

The luxury Protea Hotel Stellenbosch is located right in the heart of the South African Winelands, and is considered locally as one of the most beautiful, luxurious and indulgent places to stay in the area. The local Winelands are a culturally rich and heritage-conscious area, with a moderate climate and a picturesque, scenic environment, as well as an array of modern facilities that make it a bustling old World place to visit. Stellenbosch is the second-oldest town in the whole of South Africa, and is often known as ‘Eikestad’. 

Whether you’re visiting for the beautiful mountainous backdrop and scenery, or you have really come to take advantage of produce from the talented local winemakers responsible for some of the best wine in the world, you’ll have the time of your life. Everything is handed to you on a plate here – luxury, tranquillity, indulgence and treats to name a few. You’re not going to run out of things to do in the Winelands, with a number of activities and places to see all in the local area, and often within walking distance. 

Sat between two world-famous and international golf courses, the Protea Hotel Stellenbosch is a 180-bedroom venue that offers guests the very best experiences available in the Winelands. Accommodation comes in a number an array of options, including Executive, Deluxe and Standard Twin rooms. The hotel can easily provide for honeymooners, young couples, married couples, families and groups of friends due to the variety of rooms available as well as the many facilities that can be found on site. All of the 180 rooms overlook either the Blaauwklippen or Kleine Zalze wine estates – or, alternatively, Table Mountain and the Stellenbosch vineyards. All the rooms consist of four Executive Rooms, 88 Deluxe Rooms and 88 Standard Twin bedded rooms for guests to choose from.
Cultivar Restaurant 
This restaurant can cater for up to 220 guests and offers a great, traditional buffet breakfast between 06:00 and 10:30 local time. You’ll be able to have a light lunch, available from 12:00 onwards, as well as seasonal buffet dinners between the hours of 19:00 to 22:30. 

Vineyard Restaurant
The restaurant provides a more informal atmosphere. There is seating both inside the building and outside, meaning you can enjoy a few cold beers or glasses of wine to accompany your meal in the elegant surroundings of the restaurant, or to complement the astonishing views of the countryside outdoors. The restaurant also has a projected television which airs the most important international sporting events, and live entertainment with the freshest musical talent. 

A braai and pizza area can also be found outside, allowing you to have a casual meal with friends, or a relaxing break from a business conference while enjoying the South African weather. 

Facilities and services:
  • Room service menus from the Cultivar and Vineyard Restaurant
  • 24-hour reception available to help guests
  • Porter service
  • Concierge desk with helpful and welcoming staff
  • A large swimming pool that overlooks the vineyards, complete with bathroom facilities
  • Braai and picnic facilities
  • Children’s activities available at the hotel 

  • The welcoming and happy staff will be able to make everything run to plan, meaning you have more time to relax during your trip out in the natural beauty and amazing views that exists throughout Stellenbosch. 

    he on-site Cultivar Restaurant has also recently had an extension, meaning that the restaurant can also cater for up to 120 guests. Equally, the Vineyard Restaurant is able to cater for up to 50 guest at any one time.

    Hotel Location


    Standard Twin

    The Standard Twin rooms consist of two beds, and special arrangements can be made to accommodate families – combining a Deluxe and a Twin room in order to form an apartment that’s ideal for large families or groups of friends who are planning to stay.

    Deluxe Room

    The Deluxe Rooms boast a double bedroom with a king-size bed, a separate lounge area, and an en-suite shower. The large beds in this accommodation can be converted to two single beds should the guest require, and these rooms can also accommodate a third person comfortably.

    Executive Room

    The Executive Rooms all have a king-size bed as well as a beautifully decorated and spacious lounge area, complete with a full en-suite bathroom and a separate shower. All of these rooms are fitted with a large plasma-screen television and a fully-equipped kitchenette, making the room perfect for the executive traveller who likes to stay in luxury.

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