Grand Dédale Country House

Grand Dédale Country House

Africa's Best Classic Hotel

Product ID: 54087
Description

Located on a secluded, award-winning wine estate in a valley just below the historic Bainskloof Pass and surrounded by 380 hectares of breathtaking mountain scenery, Grand Dédale offers exclusive and luxurious 5-star accommodation.
 
The exclusive and elegantly restored Cape Dutch Manor House, formerly the private residence of the owners of Doolhof Wine Estate, comprises six luxurious and bespoke rooms and suites. A separate thatched cottage is enjoyed by honeymooners or guests seeking additional privacy.
 
Grand Dédale welcomes its guests with sumptuous comfort, discreet service and complete privacy and exclusivity amidst beautiful mountain and vineyard scenery.
 
Guests can enjoy a highly personalized service and imaginative cuisine is served in private dining rooms or al fresco on the grand veranda overlooking the mountains.
 
Facilities on the estate comprise a large outdoor swimming pool, a spa room, hiking and mountain bike trails, various walks and a wine tasting center. A variety of activities including horse riding, clay pigeon shooting, river rafting as well as golf played on world class golf courses, are a short drive away. The Country House is also available for private functions.
 
The estate also boasts an on-site...

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Located on a secluded, award-winning wine estate in a valley just below the historic Bainskloof Pass and surrounded by 380 hectares of breathtaking mountain scenery, Grand Dédale offers exclusive and luxurious 5-star accommodation.
 
The exclusive and elegantly restored Cape Dutch Manor House, formerly the private residence of the owners of Doolhof Wine Estate, comprises six luxurious and bespoke rooms and suites. A separate thatched cottage is enjoyed by honeymooners or guests seeking additional privacy.
 
Grand Dédale welcomes its guests with sumptuous comfort, discreet service and complete privacy and exclusivity amidst beautiful mountain and vineyard scenery.
 
Guests can enjoy a highly personalized service and imaginative cuisine is served in private dining rooms or al fresco on the grand veranda overlooking the mountains.
 
Facilities on the estate comprise a large outdoor swimming pool, a spa room, hiking and mountain bike trails, various walks and a wine tasting center. A variety of activities including horse riding, clay pigeon shooting, river rafting as well as golf played on world class golf courses, are a short drive away. The Country House is also available for private functions.
 
The estate also boasts an on-site winery, which produces award-winning wines. Wine lovers can enjoy wine tastings, lunches and picnics in the vineyards.
 
Grand Dédale has won Africa's Best Classic Hotel three years in a row, and the 2018 Travellers' Choice Award by Tripadvisor.

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About this activity
Check in
14:00
Check out
11:00
Number of rooms
7
Closing periods
5 weeks around June each year
Booking restrictions
Children from the age of 12 years are welcomed. If the entire Country House is booked for exclusive use, children of all ages are welcome at the responsibility of the parents. Pets are not allowed anywhere in the Country House. Guests who choose to ignore this policy will be charged the fee of a professional cleaning service. Minimum stay of 3 nights from 20th December to 10th January. Minimum stay of 2 nights during long week-ends.
Hotel address

Doolhof Estate, Bovlei, Wellington, 7654

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Highlights
  • Luxury and exclusive
  • Tranquil mountain setting with beautiful views
  • Winery on-site
  • Cellar and vineyard tours on request
  • Spa room
  • Complimentary mountain bikes
  • Afternoon snacks and self service beverages included 
  • Al fresco dining
  • 15 meter pool
Nearby
  • Wellington
  • Cape Town
  • Horse riding and golf
  • Quad biking
  • Clay pigeon shooting
  • Organic farm visits
  • Game drives
  • Brandy route
  • Whiskey distillery
  • Mountain bike and hiking trails
Activities
  • Wine cellar
  • Wine tasting
  • Horse riding
  • Harvesting in the vineyard
  • Outdoor pool
  • Bicycle hire
Services
  • WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • TV
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Organic produce
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Room cleaning
  • Towels & Linen provided
  • Laundry service
  • Concierge service
  • Room service
  • Airport transfers
  • Car hire
  • Hotel Pick up

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Payment Policy

Full payment upon booking.

Currency conversion is supplied as a guide only; the exchange rate used by your bank may vary. The final payment will be charged in the local or original local currency shown.


Cancellation Policy

Cancellations deemed valid only if received in writing. Please ensure that you get a response acknowledging your cancellation. Refunds of monies paid for bookings are at the discretion of Management and are dependent on ability to re-sell the room(s).

Any refunds are subject to a 15% administration fee. Receipt of a signed confirmation letter, a deposit or credit card details assumes unconditional agreement of our terms & conditions.

In the event of a premature departure, we may charge for the full extent of stay that was originally booked and confirmed. We recommend that all guests take out appropriate travel insurance.

Within 45 days prior to arrival - 50% of the total invoiced amount

Within 30 days prior to arrival, no show & premature departure – 100% of the total invoiced amount

GROUP CANCELLATION FEES (from three rooms) & FESTIVE SEASON CANCELLATION FEES Within 90 days prior to arrival - 50% of the total invoiced amount Within 60 days prior to arrival, no show & premature departure - 100% of the total invoiced amount

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Product ID: 54087

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