Knorhoek Guest House & Wines
Stellenbosch, Winelands - Accommodation
Knorhoek Guest House & Wines in Stellenbosch
The house comprises eight tastefully decorated en-suite bedrooms with crisp white linen and all the required amenities. The patio rooms have a private verandah facing the lawn and garden, while the attic rooms have a balcony with superb mountain views. There are also two luxury cottages for those who wish to stay for longer periods.
The Van Niekerk family are fourth generation owners and invite you to enjoy al fresco breakfasts, vineyard walks, tennis, summer pool lunches, and winter log fires. Also, during the harvest you are welcome to visit the wine cellar at the end of the garden and experience the sounds, tastes, and aromas of award-winning wines in the making.
Knorhoek is ideally situated 10 minutes from historic Stellenbosch, 40 minutes from Cape Town International Airport, and 50 minutes from the Cape of Good Hope, Table Mountain, and the V&A Waterfront. There are also 10 top golf courses all within 30 minutes from the guest house. The owners are golfers themselves and can advise and book tee-times, having played most of the courses in the Western Cape.
Towerbosch is the enchanting magical venue with eclectic fairytale décor and sumptuous meals, ideal for a dream wedding or memorable function. On Saturdays and Sundays, if there is no function, a traditional South African Asado-style braai is served, ideal for meat-lovers and families with children.
Knorhoek Wines and the newer easy-drinking, high quality Two Cubs range boast several local and international awards. Wine tasting is enjoyed at leisure, and private cellar tours with the wine-maker are available by appointment.
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Facilities available at Knorhoek Guest House & Wines,Stellenbosch, Winelands
- 5 Star Reviewed
- Available Next Weekend
- Available This Weekend
- Credit Card Facilities
- Indoor Fireplace
- Laundry Facilities
- Satellite TV
- Swimming Pool
- Womens Day Weekend
- Bird Watching
- Climbing - Traditional
- Fishing - Fly
- Health & Fitness
- Horse Riding
- Quad Biking
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GPS Co-Ordinates: 18° 52' 12.8" E / 33° 52' 49.2" S
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|Departing: Cape Town International Airport|
|Address: Airport, Cape Town International Airport (CPT), Cape Town, 7490, South Africa|
|Distance: 2.3 km / Duration: 38 mins|
|1.||Head south||0.3 km|
|2.||Continue straight||0.3 km|
|3.||Slight left toward Michigan St||78 m|
|4.||Turn left toward Michigan St||0.1 km|
|5.||Turn right onto Michigan St||0.4 km|
|6.||Turn left onto Borcherds Quarry Rd||0.7 km|
|7.||Merge onto Settlers Way/N2 via the ramp to Somerset||3.9 km|
|8.||Keep right to continue on N2||9.9 km|
|9.||Take exit 33 for Baden Powell Drive toward R310/Stellenbosch/Macassar||0.4 km|
|10.||Turn left onto Baden Powell Dr||12.8 km|
|11.||Turn right onto Polkadraai Rd/R310|
Continue to follow R310
|12.||Continue onto Adam Tas Rd||2.0 km|
|13.||Slight left onto Adam Tas Rd/R44|
Continue to follow R44
|14.||Turn right onto Knorhoek Rd|
Destination will be on the right
Nearest Airport & Flights
Cape Town International Airport - Cape Town+ FIND FLIGHT TO Cape Town
Cape Town International airport used to be called D.F. Malan Airport and was opened in 1954 replacing the old Wingfield Aerodrome Airport.
This airport is the second busiest and second largest airport in South Africa and third busiest in Africa, by 2015 it is expected to have 14 million passengers pass through the airport. It is within easy driving distance (20 km) from the centre of Cape Town.
Reviews for Knorhoek Guest House & Wines
The Sunday lunch is very different from your typical restaurant experience. Really good food!
Great food fantastic service
Amazing place to visit whilst in Stellenbosch. Went there for the Craft Beers vs Wine festival; was a very chilled, laid-back vibe. Loved it!
A great place for a family holiday on a wine farm. Great food, lodging and walking trails. Fabulous
Absolutely amazing venue and restaurant! Will recommend this to anyone!
Fantastic food, sheltered from the wind! Great wedding venue
Badly managed, poor communications, lack of attention to detail.Wine tasting cellar has limited cold storage for white, sparkling and rose wines. A tiny 24 bottle fridge. You are a vineyard!!!Your restaurant, guest house and wine tasking centre managers do not talk to each other and as a result the staff look stupid in front of customers when simple requests made months in advance are not passed on.In our room at the guesthouse the taps leaked - not on in The Cape at the moment, one tap actually fell off, the bedside lights did not work and the door onto the balcony was so warped we could not open it. At breakfast, the guesthouse ran out of bread and marmalade only an hour into the serving time. The manager did nothing and just stood there behind the reception counter as if nothing was wrong. The staff were embarrassed - they were trying their best. Totally unacceptable but for R1,200 per night - they are having a laugh!! They aren't now.
So impressed with this beautiful place. The service was outstanding! Having a gluten, free, meat free lunch was absolutely amazing at Towerbosch!
Beautiful setting. Lovely wine. Superb food . Excellent staff.
This was about the best holiday ever! Very friendly and hospitable hosts. if you what you want is peace, quiet and Bass fishing, Knorhoek is the place for you. We will definitely be back soon.
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We stayed one night in the family suite. We enjoyed the environment and went for a nice walk after breakfast.
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