Winery & Spa Resort of the Week 🍇🥂🍷: Delaire Graff Estate in Stellenbosch, South Africa
Ranked one of the most prestigious wineries in the world. At Delaire Graff we capitalise on the long, slow ripening season and unique terroir to produce an award-winning portfolio of wines.
The ultimate Cape Winelands experience, Delaire Graff is dedicated to beauty in its many forms. Much like polishing a diamond to reveal its brilliance, jeweller Laurence Graff has transformed an extraordinary natural setting into a world-class destination for wine, art, cuisine and escape from the everyday.
Stay at Delaire Graff – Experience the pinnacle of Cape Winelands hospitality.
Positioned atop the Helshoogte Pass, delight in the unforgettable setting, panoramic views and exceptional facilities.
The Jewel of the Cape Winelands. Awaken each morning in your luxury accommodation and take a moment to enjoy the breathtaking views before embarking on the day you most desire, be it relaxing on your private deck or exploring the world-renowned Cape Winelands.
Wine at Delaire Graff – Ranked one of the most prestigious wineries in the world.
At Delaire Graff we capitalise on the long, slow ripening season and unique terroir to produce an award-winning portfolio of wines.
Awarded best vineyard in Africa 2020. With 20 hectares of vineyards situated on the slopes of Botmaskop Mountain planted with Bordeaux reds and Chardonnay grapes, Delaire Graff Estate produces supremely elegant vintages and we are honoured to have been named one of the Top 50 wineries by the World’s Best Vineyards — placing first within the African continent.
Dine at Delaire Graff
Experience Indochine Restaurant – An Afro-Asian Experience. Embark on an unforgettable epicurean adventure with Head Chef Virgil Kahn at Indochine Restaurant, where the evocative Afro-Asian menu is backdropped by the iconic Table Mountain. One of the earliest meeting points between East and West, Cape sailors returned from Asia’s spice lands with great riches, and it is these flavours that are celebrated at Indochine, together with the expression they found in South Africa’s Cape Malay cuisine.
The Delaire Graff Restaurant – Shaped by the Seasons. Delaire Graff Restaurant is a year-round culinary destination in the Cape Winelands. With breathtaking Banghoek Valley views from the terrace, savour seasonal bistro-chic dishes, impeccably plated, with a South African touch paired with peerless wines in a breathtakingly beautiful setting.
Unwind at Delaire Graff – A Holistic Sanctuary
Surrender to the healing touch in the tranquil Delaire Graff Spa. An inviting sanctuary dedicated to holistic wellness, our African-inspired spa treatment menu can be tailored to your individual needs.
Indulge in specialised rituals and therapies inspired by the 5 elements at Delaire Graff Estate Spa. All treatment rooms enjoy a view of our beautiful gardens, while our Spa package guests and Lodge guests enjoy exclusive use of our sunny terrace with infinity pool and Jacuzzi. Our fully equipped Technogym is available exclusively to Lodge guests in residence.
Credit: words and images above from Delaire Graff Estate.
- Delaire Graff Estate is open but with new restrictions, rules and regulations. Here is their Covid-19 Update Information page.
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Why Do We Recommend Delaire Graff Estate?
Seriously, I don’t know where to start… Beautiful and spacious villas, an extensive spa menu, two extraordinary restaurants, one of the best vineyards on the planet, and… oh yes, all this is in South Africa!
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