Welcome to exquisite hospitality, wine, golf and history. The stylish Steenberg Hotel is situated on the Cape’s oldest farm, a mere 20-minute drive from the heart of Cape Town. This boutique hotel nestles in the tranquil Constantia Valley, against the slopes of the Steenberg Mountains, offering sweeping views over False Bay. Its buildings, dating back to 1682, were lovingly restored and have been declared a National Monument. Here the legendary elegance and traditions of the 17th century blend harmoniously with the most refined luxuries and conveniences of our modern age.
Steenberg holds the distinction of being the oldest farm in the picturesque Constantia Valley, which is generally considered to be South Africa’s premier wine growing region. With its cool, sea-facing slopes and majestic granite ridges, this vineyard has developed a worldwide reputation for producing excellent, award winning Cape wines.
The Steenberg Hotel offers the ultimate in elegance, with tastefully furnished rooms and suites, some with exquisite antiques. All 24 suites have fabulous views over the vineyards or manicured gardens. Its three new Heritage Suites offer the ultimate in decadent luxury complete with butler service – celebrating Steenberg’s National Monument status.
Luxury Hotel Accommodation
This boutique hotel is a haven of serenity with a choice of twenty four elegant, air-conditioned rooms located in the original Manor House, Jonker’s huis and the restored Barn. Each en-suite room is tastefully furnished with exquisite antiques and all rooms overlook the vineyards or manicured gardens
Standard features in all Rooms.
• En-suite bathroom
• Air conditioning
• Satellite TV (Limited Channels)
• Mini-bar facility
• Digital safe in cupboard
• Tea and Coffee facility
A stunning 50-seater restaurant with a contemporary feel offering great views of False Bay, the surrounding Steenberg Mountains and vineyards. Award-winning Executive Chef, Garth Almazan, (multiple winner of the American Express Fine Dining Award) creates sophisticated South African cuisine at Catharina’s Restaurant where guests are invited to relax and wine and dine in style. Tailored health menus are also offered.
A trendy, cellar door daytime eatery, with striking, modern design, a glorious vineyard setting, charming reflection pools and sensory gardens, which are complemented by a warm and inviting ambience. Here, food and wines are brought together in a feast of the senses, incorporating the Steenberg Winery, Wine Tasting Bar and Tasting Lounge. Since it opened in 2009, Chef Brad Ball has been winning diners over with his creativity and innovative cuisine, and it came as no surprise when the Bistro received its first American Express Platinum Card Fine Dining Award in 2011.
GORGEOUS BY GRAHAM BECK
The first brand-exclusive bubbly bar in South Africa was also opened in February 2012. Deriving its name from the favoured term of endearment of the late Mr Graham Beck, Gorgeous is a statement in indulgent elegance, where guests can relax in the comfortable lounge area or at the elegant bar to enjoy – by the bottle or by the glass, – a full selection of Graham Beck Wines’ complemented by Garth’s sumptuous canapés.
A pool bar that is the epitome of style. Relax on the comfortable pool loungers whilst taking in the breathtaking views of the Steenberg Mountains and beyond. The pool is large enough to have a decent swim and knowledgeable and well trained staff are discreetly present to satisfy one’s every need. For sparkling winter days there is a heated pool for the dedicated swimmer.
Steenberg is the oldest wine farm in the Constantia Valley, one of South Africa's premier wine growing regions. The two flagship wines, Sauvignon Blanc Reserve and Catharina’s, a red Bordeaux blend, have won many acclaims under winemaker John Loubser's excellent guidance. With currently 62 hectares under vine, other varietals are Merlot, Shiraz, Nebbiolo, Semillon, Sauvignon Blanc Loire, Steenberg Cap Classique, Sauvignon Blanc and Cabernet Sauvignon.
A championship 18-hole golf course designed by Peter Matkovitch surrounds the hotel. Special green fee rates are extended to hotel guests. The course was designed to make full use of natural features and hazards. Its environmental diversity gives the course its unique character. In addition, the Cape boasts a number of other championship golf courses situated in close proximity to the hotel making Steenberg Hotel a worthy and sought after golfing destination.
The ambience is earthy and relaxing. Each treatment room is spacious and comfortable encapsulating the essence of wellbeing. The serene setting and the gentle, yet powerful energy radiating from the Steenberg Mountains add to the special aura. A multi-faceted therapeutic service is on offer. The 90 minute ScenTao Hot Stone Therapy Massage is an unforgettable experience for any massage enthusiast. Various Golf treatment combinations are available.
Steenberg Estate,Tokai Road,Tokai 7945
Follow the N2 towards the City. Take the M3 Muizenberg turn off (Left). Follow M3 southbound towards Muizenberg. You will pass the University of Cape Town on your right. Travel until you reach a T-Junction (+- 18km) – ensuring that you are in the right hand lane. Turn right on M 42 (Steenberg Road) - Direction Ou Kaapse Weg. Proceed through two traffic light intersections. You will see the Steenberg Farm stall on your left, Steenberg is 300m later on your left hand side.
Once you have passed through the security gate, follow the green signs for the Restaurant and Hotel