Initially I went to look at Vredenburg Manor House in search of accommodation for our guests and when I saw the place I fell in love with it. It was absolutely perfect for the wedding we had in mind.
NICOLE – featured in Real Brides, December 2020
Vredenburg Manor House is a top four-Star Guest House, is in the heart of the Cape Winelands It has been nominated, by two of the leading booking portals, as the second-best establishment in Somerset West and Stellenbosch Located on Winery road Somerset West, it is perfectly situated only thirty kilometres from the Cape Town International airport, which makes it a perfect location to either start or end your holiday.
At Vredenburg you can have a true Cape-Dutch styled wedding on a spectacular 17th century estate, in the heart of the winelands, surrounded by lush green gardens and breathtakingly beautiful mountains. This beautiful, tranquil location is bound to turn any wedding into what dreams are made of.
The guest house offers seven exquisitely decorated rooms with all the creature comforts of modern day living while giving you the feel of old world charm.
Our gardens are big enough to cater for an intimate gathering or a large party up to two hundred and fifty delegates. Carefully manicured gardens, flowing lawns and massive oak trees provide the perfect back drop for a picturesque garden wedding and stunning photo sessions.
Our refurbished original rustic barn with high exposed wooden beams can be transformed into a fabulous air-conditioned dinner hall or a dance floor.
This venue is a designer’s dream because the style is eclectic and can lend itself to any theme or direction, wherever your mind may wonder. The massive wooden barn doors add to the nostalgic feel of this venue and can be closed for a cosier winter function or swung wide open for those balmy summer nights.
We offer a full in-house service or “Venue-Only”. Catering can be done in-house or you can choose to use your own caterers. Please note that there will be a surcharge, should your caterer wish to use our facilities. Book an appointment to meet our creative team, and we will tailor make a package just for you. Catering can be done in-house or you can choose to use your own caterers. Please note that there will be a surcharge, should your caterer wish to use our facilities. Book an appointment to meet our creative team, and we will tailor make a package just for you.
Our carefully manicured gardens, flowing lawns and massive oak trees provide the perfect back drop for a picturesque garden wedding and stunning photo sessions.
At Vredenburg we have high quality upmarket accommodation available. This Cape Dutch style guest house offers five spacious rooms and two cottages.
Deluxe Double Room Accommodation: 3 Available
All Deluxe Rooms are spacious suites with living room areas. Two are situated on the top floor with spectacular mountain / garden views. One of the rooms are situated on the Ground floor with its own entrance onto the verandah, overlooking the pool. The in-room amenities include satellite TV, courtesy-bar, a safe, a tea / coffee station with selection of teas and an Espresso machine. Each room offers a modern en-suite bathroom equipped with hairdryer, international razor plugs and exquisite bath amenities.
Classic Room Accommodation: 2 Available
The Classic Rooms enjoy mountain and / or garden views. The in-room amenities include satellite TV, underfloor heating and a safe, a tea / coffee station with selection of teas and an Espresso machine. Each room has an en-suite bathroom with a hairdryer, international razor plug and an array of exclusive bath amenities.
Cottages accommodation: 2 Available
The two, open-plan one-bedroom cottages are stylishly decorated, each with a fully equipped kitchen, private garden with barbeque facilities, en-suite with bath and shower facilities, DStv and are pet friendly, by management approval only! They are secure and totally private, separately situated away from the main house. The cottages can be booked Self-catering or Bed and breakfast. Both cottages are fully equipped with a fully fitted modern kitchen, thus giving you the opportunity to book the cottages as self-catering or bed and breakfast.
In addition Vredenburg Manor House features an exotic garden, watered by borehole and greywater, and an outdoor swimming pool with lots of space to soak up the sun and enjoy a view of the Hottentot’s Holland Mountain Range.
Situated nearby Stellenbosch and Somerset-West, the property is close to a variety of restaurants and bars. Dinner, Packed lunches and special diet menus are available on request and can be served in beautiful surroundings or next to a cosy fire place.
Other activities to be enjoyed includes hiking, wine tasting, mountain biking, and diving in the nearby surrounding areas
We are situated only forty kilometres away from cape Town, while Stellenbosch, the town Somerset West and their surrounding wine routes & restaurants are only a few kilometres away
A bicycle rental service and free secure parking is available. Shuttle services are available at an extra surcharge.
We speak the following languages: German, Dutch, Afrikaans & English.