Vineyard Hotel - Cape Town

ex. Vineyard Hotel & Spa

Colinton Road, Cape Town, South Africa, 7725  show map
 4 stars
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Vineyard Hotel - Cape Town

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Hiking

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Continental breakfast

Editorial review:

This hotel is based around the house built in 1799 for Lady Anne Barnard and was recently renovated. There are rooms attached to a great spa and they have beautiful gardens all around them and stunning mountain views. The staff is amicable and the gym and pool are incredible.

Overview

Located in the suburb of Newlands, the Vineyard Hotel and Spa has more than 200 years of history.

The two-storey building lies in six acres of parkland on the banks of the Liesbeek River.

The hotel used to be home to Lady Anne Barnard.

Additional bedrooms were designed by designed by the renowned architects Jack Barnett and Revel Fox. The hotel currently features 207 bedrooms from single to family suites overlooking either the mountain or the courtyard. Guests can use outdoor or indoor heated pool.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of rooms:   207.

Rooms

The hotel rooms include 20 deluxe rooms with mountain view, six mountain facing suites, eight garden facing junior suites and two superior sites overlooking the river. All bedroom have an en -suite bathroom with a separate shower, free internet, mini bar, complimentary tea and coffee making facilities, satellite TV, wall safe and direct international dialing. All rooms are non smoking. The 26sqm deluxe rooms have a balcony or patio. Suites have a separate bedroom en-suite. The 33sqm junior suites boast a double bedroom and lounge. The hotel is also home to Francois suite named after Francois Petousis who owns the Vineyard. There are five garden cottages. Each cottage has two bedrooms, two bathrooms, kitchen, dining and living room.

Dining options

The Square restaurant is the place for breakfast and dinner. Myoga Restaurant and sushi bar is open for lunch and dinner. Splash café lies alongside the indoor heated swimming pool and offers a healthy menu. Garden lounge and patio serves breakfast in summer.

Services

The conference rooms overlook the Table Mountain and the gardens. Each floor holds up to 280 guests. Rooms can be also converted into three smaller rooms.

Leisure

On the territory of the hotel guests will find two swimming pools, fitness center and a international Angsana spa run by the Banyan Tree Group. Trained instructors in the gym are available on request. The hotel’s parkland features 3km and 5km jog or walk routes.

Additional features

The hotel has implemented environmentally and socially responsible policies. The hotel was ranked as the best conference center by top conference organizers. The hotel is friendly to disabled guests.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Handicap parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Fireplace
  • Barber shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Exterior corridors
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • Free private parking is possible on site.

Sports & Fitness

  • Hiking
  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Cafe
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Secretarial service
  • Projector
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Barbeque grills
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Library
  • Leisure/TV room

Room view

  • Garden view
  • Courtyard view
  • Mountain view
  • River view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Patio
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Dining table

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe

Kitchen facilities

  • Espresso maker

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 3 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • One child may stay at the price of 100 % of the room stay per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Vineyard Hotel - Cape Town Cape Town location
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Hotel Address:

Colinton Road, Cape Town, South Africa, 7725

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City Center
  • Cape Town
    6.9km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Claremont
    900 m
  • Newlands
    1.0km
Restaurants
  • Myoga (cuisine: Fusion)
    50 m
  • The Square (cuisine: Contemporary, Sushi, International)
    40 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of rooms:
    207

Rooms and availability

The hotel rooms include 20 deluxe rooms with mountain view, six mountain facing suites, eight garden facing junior suites and two superior sites overlooking the river. All bedroom have an en -suite bathroom with a separate shower, free internet, mini bar, complimentary tea and coffee making facilities, satellite TV, wall safe and direct international dialing. All rooms are non smoking. The 26sqm deluxe rooms have a balcony or patio. Suites have a separate bedroom en-suite. The 33sqm junior suites boast a double bedroom and lounge. The hotel is also home to Francois suite named after Francois Petousis who owns the Vineyard. There are five garden cottages. Each cottage has two bedrooms, two bathrooms, kitchen, dining and living room.

Vineyard Hotel Contemporary Room
Contemporary Room
Bed type: King or Twin beds
Size: 31m2
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Facing the courtyard garden, this contemporary styled room features a Nespresso coffee station and en-suite bathroom with bath and separate shower. Some of the rooms have inter leading rooms available.

Room facilities
    Large Room
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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      Style Two-Bedroom Apartment
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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        Premier Rooftop Suite
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        • Air conditioning
        • Private bathroom
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          Vineyard Hotel Double RoomVineyard Hotel Double RoomVineyard Hotel Double Room
          Double Room
          Bed type: Double Bed or King or Twin beds or Queen Size bed
          Size: 31m2
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          • Air conditioning
          • Private bathroom
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          DOUBLE COURTYARD

          Room facilities
            Vineyard Hotel Standard Second Floor Double Room
            Standard Second Floor Double Room
            Bed type: Double Bed
            Size: 30m2
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            • Shower
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            Located on the second or third floor, this room overlook the landscaped gardens and the eastern slopes of Table Mountain. Decorated in natural colours, it is equipped with a flat-screen TV, safe and Nespresso coffee machine.

            Room facilities
              Suite
              Bed type: Double Bed or 1 Super-King Size bed or 1 Single bed
              Size: 20m2
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              This double room features a tile/marble floor, air conditioning and satellite TV.

              Room facilities
                Vineyard Hotel Junior SuiteVineyard Hotel Junior SuiteVineyard Hotel Junior Suite
                Junior Suite
                Bed type: Double Bed or 1 Super-King Size bed or 1 Single bed
                Size: 68m2
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                • Air conditioning
                • Private bathroom
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                junior-suite

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                  Apartment
                  Bed type: Double Bed
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                  Superior Single Room
                  Bed type: 1 Single bed
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                  SINGLE SUPERIOR MOUNTAIN VIEW

                  Superior Suite
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                  Vineyard Hotel Cosy One-Bedroom Junior Suite
                  Cosy One-Bedroom Junior Suite
                  Size: 56m2
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                  • Air conditioning
                  • Private bathroom
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                  Located on the north end of the hotel, this suite features views of the lush garden. The suite offers a bedroom, cosy lounge and private patio. It includes a flat-screen TV with DVD player, a Nespresso coffee station and a safe. The bathroom has a bath and shower.

                  Room facilities
                    Vineyard Hotel Deluxe Double RoomVineyard Hotel Deluxe Double RoomVineyard Hotel Deluxe Double Room
                    Deluxe Double Room
                    Bed type: Double Bed or 1 Single bed or Double or Twin beds
                    Size: 57m2
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                    • Air conditioning
                    • Private bathroom
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                    DOUBLE DELUXE MOUNTAIN VIEW

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                      Deluxe Suite
                      Bed type: Double Bed or 1 Single bed or 1 Super-King Size bed
                      Size: 20m2
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                      • Air conditioning
                      • Private bathroom
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                      This double room features a satellite TV, air conditioning and seating area.

                      Room facilities
                        Spacious Room
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                          Vineyard Hotel Spacious Junior SuiteVineyard Hotel Spacious Junior SuiteVineyard Hotel Spacious Junior Suite Junior Suite with Garden View
                          Spacious Junior Suite
                          Size: 68m2
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                          • Private bathroom
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                          This spacious suite features views of the river from the private patio or balcony. The suite features a separate lounge with Nespresso coffee station, and en-suite bathroom with bath and separate shower.

                          Room facilities
                            Cottage Double Room
                            Bed type: Double Bed
                            Size: 20m2
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                            • Air conditioning
                            • Shower
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                            Set in the garden, this unit has a fully equipped kitchen and open-plan dining and lounge area.

                            Room facilities
                              Cottage Triple Room
                              Bed type: Triple
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                              This triple room features a kitchen, satellite TV and tile/marble floor.

                              Room facilities
                                Cottage Quadruple Room
                                Bed type: Quad
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                                • Air conditioning
                                • Shower
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                                This quadruple room has air conditioning, tile/marble floor and dining area.

                                Room facilities
                                  Cottage Two-Bedroom Apartment
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                                  Private Suite
                                  Bed type: Double Bed
                                  Size: 20m2
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                                  • Private bathroom
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                                  This room offers uninterrupted views of Table Mountain’s eastern slopes from the private sundeck or patio. This room has a Nespresso coffee station, and en-suite bathroom with bath and separate shower.

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                                    How to reach hotel

                                    hotel Vineyard Hotel - Cape Town Cape Town location
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                                    Hotel Address:

                                    Colinton Road, Cape Town, South Africa, 7725

                                    Get directions
                                    City Center
                                    • Cape Town
                                      6.9km
                                    Airports
                                    Train Stations
                                    • Claremont
                                      900 m
                                    • Newlands
                                      1.0km
                                    Restaurants
                                    • Myoga (cuisine: Fusion)
                                      50 m
                                    • The Square (cuisine: Contemporary, Sushi, International)
                                      40 m
                                    Hotel information
                                    • Check-In:
                                      from  2 pm
                                    • Check-Out:
                                      until  11 am
                                    • Year renovated:
                                      2007
                                    • Number of rooms:
                                      207

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                                    What's nearby

                                    What's nearby.

                                    The hotel is 10 minutes away from downtown and famous Victoria and Alfred Waterfront

                                    Cavendish shopping center is walking distance away

                                    Rondebosch Golf Course is nearby

                                    Places of interest

                                    • Newlands Stadium - 1.2km

                                    Parks

                                    • Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens - 2.3km
                                    • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden - 3.7km
                                    • Table Mountain - 4.4km

                                    Universities, Institutes

                                    • University of Cape Town - 2.4km

                                    Theaters

                                    • The Armchair - 900 m

                                    Local Attractions

                                    • Cape Town Science Centre - 4.6km
                                      370B Main Rd, Cape Town Central
                                    • Iziko South African Museum and Planetarium - 5.3km
                                      Between Government Avenue and Queen Victoria Street, Cape Town Central
                                    • Langa Township - 5.6km
                                      Jan Smuts Drive, the N2 and the N7, Cape Town Central
                                    • Company's Gardens - 5.0km
                                      Rhodes Dr., Cape Town Central
                                    • Table Mountain - 5.7km
                                      Cape Town Central 7848South Africa

                                    Near the hotelNear the hotel

                                    • The Heart of Cape Town Museum - 750 m
                                      Groote Schuur Hospital, Main Road, Cape Town Central
                                    • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens - 1.4km
                                      Rhodes Drive, Newlands, Cape Town Central

                                    Restaurants Nearby

                                    • Myoga - 50 m

                                      Address: 60 Colinton Road (off Protea Road)
                                      Phone: 021 6574545

                                      82% likes this, based on 280 reviews
                                      Cuisine: Fusion
                                      Price Range: GBP 5 - GBP 22

                                    • Barristers - 310 m

                                      Address: Corner Kildare Rd and Main St
                                      Phone: 021 671 7907

                                      57% likes this, based on 56 reviews

                                    • Hudsons The Burger Joint - 320 m

                                      Address: Shop 1A, 25 Protea Road
                                      Phone: 021 674 5152

                                      71% likes this, based on 28 reviews
                                      Cuisine: Hamburgers

                                    • The Square - 40 m

                                      Address: Colinton Road (off Protea Road)
                                      Phone: 021 657 4544

                                      61% likes this, based on 44 reviews
                                      Cuisine: Contemporary, Sushi, International
                                      Price Range: GBP 1 - GBP 15

                                    • Barristers Grill & Cafe - 310 m

                                      Address: Kildare Road & Main Street

                                      63% likes this, based on 29 reviews
                                      Cuisine: International

                                    Getting there.

                                    From the airport, take the N2 and follow signs to M3 Muizenberg. Turn left after the Shell Garage on the Claremont road. Take left after the traffic circle. The Vineyard Hotel and Spa is just 300m on the left.

                                    Getting around.

                                    The hotel provides free parking. Shuttle service runs between the hotel and the V&A Waterfront.

                                    Hotel information
                                    • Check-In:
                                      from  2 pm
                                    • Check-Out:
                                      until  11 am
                                    • Year renovated:
                                      2007
                                    • Number of rooms:
                                      207
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                                    Vineyard Hotel Reviews

                                    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Vineyard Hotel

                                    Individual guest reviews

                                    • Single
                                      10.0

                                      I have only one thing to say. Next time I will stay for longer, not only one night.

                                    • Couple
                                      8.2

                                      Like the old world appeal and great setting

                                      price

                                    • Single
                                      7.4

                                      Quiet location in a leafy suburb of Cape Town where I could concentrate on drafting my current book

                                      Having returned a number of times to the Vineyard, its staff have become familiar ... and sometimes just a bit too familiar. Friendliness is welcome but sometimes a bit overdone. Slightly more dignified reserve would be wise

                                    • Older travelers
                                      8.8

                                      There was a problem over the room I had booked. We were not allocated a mountain facing room. This was aknowledged by the staff and we were reallocated. This did involve a 5 hour wait, but the staff were very helpful and contrite.

                                      Their signature dish of "line fish in beer batter" was not as good as it used to be. (soggy chips). This was our 7th consecutive stay at the Vineyard. Overall it it is in my opinion the best hotel in Cape Town.

                                    • Single
                                      8.8

                                      It was centrally situated for my purpose, the service was very good and friendly. They are still renovating and the hammering did start a little early but when it is done it will be worthwhile.

                                    • Older travelers
                                      10.0

                                      Unpretentious but stylish & reflecting a strong south african/ cape town atmosphere. Friendly staff & very responsive to personal requests amazing view of mountains from bedroom beautiful indigenous garden to wnder in fabulous spa & gym

                                    • Older travelers
                                      7.8

                                      My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Vineyard. Beautiful setting, comfortable and location excellent. Staff efficient and friendly.

                                      Out room was on the small side. The bathwater not hot. My wife said the hair dryer not efficient. The restuarant, the Square, was uncomfortbly cold. Did not enjoy going to the underground parking from the outside. Hope the comments help.

                                    • Older travelers
                                      9.6

                                      We had a very special weekend - the Vineyard for me is very special - I have stayed there several times before! The spa was excellent, the food is great and just generaly thier staff are wonderful.

                                    • Single
                                      10.0

                                      the staff were very helpful! The spa was fabulousIt was good for business Convenient for meetings and shopping.

                                      Not so great if you are a smoker.

                                    • Single
                                      10.0

                                      Great value for money, excellent breakfast and service in general. Stylish, great location. Very good gym. Free wi-fi for first 200mb a day.

                                      Small note - the hotel advertises iPod stations in rooms - which is not accurate...

                                    • Single
                                      10.0

                                      The hotel staff are very accommodating and professional. The location is breathtaking and there are great gardens, a spa, pool and superb views of the mountains.

                                      Can't fault the Vineyard Hotel & Spa on anything.

                                    • Older travelers
                                      9.6

                                      We loved the staff! Everyone friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. Clearly they are all happy to be working at the Vineyard and it shows! We were thrilled to get an upgrade from a courtyard room to one with a mountain view- will definitely come back next year! The garden is stunning, a mini kirstenbosch, we walked in it nearly every day and found something new and wonderful every walk. Loved the tortoise. All in all it was a very pleasurable stay.

                                      The room was too dark- even with all the lights on it was not bright enough for reading of for working at the desk.The food at Squares restaurant was mostly good but on occasion not good- eg steak tough and almost inedible on two occasions. The breakfasts were superb, we invited guests for breakfast on several occasions.We wondered about the ventilation in the toilets- why does air blow into the room instead of being extracted out of the toilet? And lastly a very minor issue- the towel rail does not heat up in room 344- it there did seem to be a button for heating it up but it didnt work.

                                    • Group of friends
                                      9.2

                                      Very relaxing and peaceful

                                      Un heated outdoor pool

                                    • Older travelers
                                      8.2

                                      The restaurant staff are very friendly and efficient and make one feel at home.

                                    • Single
                                      10.0

                                      wonderful staff, breakfast, beautiful gardens and the view!!!!!!!!!

                                      poor internet access and lighting/ power points in my room

                                    How to reach hotel

                                    hotel Vineyard Hotel - Cape Town Cape Town location
                                    Show big map »

                                    Hotel Address:

                                    Colinton Road, Cape Town, South Africa, 7725

                                    Get directions
                                    City Center
                                    • Cape Town
                                      6.9km
                                    Airports
                                    Train Stations
                                    • Claremont
                                      900 m
                                    • Newlands
                                      1.0km
                                    Restaurants
                                    • Myoga (cuisine: Fusion)
                                      50 m
                                    • The Square (cuisine: Contemporary, Sushi, International)
                                      40 m
                                    Hotel information
                                    • Check-In:
                                      from  2 pm
                                    • Check-Out:
                                      until  11 am
                                    • Year renovated:
                                      2007
                                    • Number of rooms:
                                      207