Delaire Graff, South Africa - Wine & Dine
Delaire Graff is a little peace of wine heaven in a setting to die for. The estate is a world-leading destination for wine, art and hospitality in uninterrupted views of the Stellenbosch Valley.
Striking Cape Dutch architecture meets African artefacts and styling, with original art from the famous english jeweller, also the owner - Laurence Graff’s personal collection. Enjoy award-winning wines from our state of the art winery, dine in flagship restaurants and book a stay at one of the Lodges – the ultimate in privacy and exclusivity.
Delaire Graff EstateA truly sophisticated Winelands experience, stay at a Delaire Graff Lodge and capture that ultimate feeling of escape.
Delaire Graff EstateDelaire Graff Estate sits on the slopes of the Botmaskop Mountain peak. Around 20 hectares of vineyards are planted with Bordeaux reds and Chardonnay pesticide-free grapes expertly tended by hand, which thrive in this special climate.
Delaire Graff EstateEstate grapes receive great care on their journey from vine to glass to capture the natural flavours and intensity of our South African sunshine.
This is where the precious grapes are harvested.
Delaire Graff EstateAnd this is how the vine can be enjoyed. Indulge in heartwarming dishes and delicious wines.
Delaire Graff EstateHere you are surrounded by beautiful gardens. To encourage biodiversity, over 350 indigenous plants and other imported, non-invasive species nestle amongst art, sculpture, rippling water features and reflective pools that work in harmony to create the ultimate tranquil garden setting.
Delaire Graff EstateNot to mention the spa...be beautifully looked after – mind, body and soul. Delightful massage therapies, expert maintenance, and revolutionary skin treatments such as Diamond Tip Microdermabrasion
Delaire Graff EstateOpening to reveal expansive vineyard and mountain views, the Luxury Lodges enjoy double-height ceilings, glass-fronted bedrooms and decks with private heated plunge pools. Experience the feeling of total seclusion and unparalleled levels of comfort.
Delaire Graff EstateThe dining experience at Delaire Graff Estate is one to take time to savour. Discover an exclusive celebration of taste, here to enjoy from the first moment to the last.
Airport: Cape Town International and private transfer by road or helicopter.
Duration: As many as you wish, we recommend 3 nights.
Price Includes: Rates are provided per Lodge per night and include luxury accommodation, full breakfast, daily newspaper, mini bar, Nespresso machine, wireless internet access, daily Stellenbosch town transfers, valet service, Delaire Graff wine tasting, evening sparkling wine with canapés daily.
Price excludes: Meals, telephone calls, dry-cleaning, Spa treatments, airport transfers and gratuity.
Combine with: Our other hotels or extra nights.
ECO INITIATIVES: Delaire Graff Estate has its own greenhouse for the sustainable
production of vegetables that are used in the estate’s kitchens. They also bottle their
own mineral water on the estate, which is used in the restaurants. Waste water is
recycled and reused in the gardens
CONSTRUCTION: Special care has been taken to minimise electrical consumption
and save water. Natural renewable materials like stone and wood features have been
HORTICULTURE: Local horticulturist Keith Kirsten, a multiple Gold medal finalist at
the Chelsea Flower Show, designed and landscaped the estate gardens to soothe the
sense and compliment the surrounding natural environment. Indigenous and naturalised
exotic plants and flowers create a grounded yet opulent setting. Milkwood,
Yellowwood, Sneezewood, Wild Olive and African Coral Trees share the landscape
with flowering shrubs like Hibiscus, Rose and Frangipani.
COMMUNITY: In 2008 Laurence Graff, Chairman of Graff Diamonds, set up F.A.C.E.T.
(For Africa’s Children Every Time). The aim of the charity is to raise funds for the
education, health and wellbeing of the children of Africa from where Graff sources
many of its beautiful stones www.facet-foundation.org. The first Graff Leadership
Centre is operating in Lesotho. The centre provides an Afro centred library and
training facilities for children, youth and adults in a multitude of programs, including
pre-employment skills. The building also hosts a hostel for 50 young girls in a
leadership program to develop peer leaders in their villages.
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Visa: Your passport must be valid for 6 months after departure from South Africa and have two blank pages for entry and exit stamps.
Time Zone: GMT + 2
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Packing: Sunglasses, sun hat, sunscreen, good walking shoes.
Currency: South African Rand.
Weather: Cape Town
Mobile Networks and Email: Email and internet access are available.
Water: Buy bottled water, make sure that the bottles end up in the bin.
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