Erinvale general information

General Information

The award winning historic Cape Dutch hotel is set in the peaceful heart of the Helderberg, surrounded by majestic mountains and world acclaimed Wine Estates.

Erinvale rooms


The 56 superbly furnished rooms are a spacious rendering of the historic buildings, with modern en-suite bathrooms.

Seventeen07 restaurant

Seventeen 07

Seventeen07 presents a unique tribute to the culinary heritage of the Cape. With a romantic and elegant ambiance evoking a wonderful sense of heritage of this 300 year old estate.

Skelligs pub


The Irish-styled Pub offers a relaxed setting in which to enjoy a pint of tapped Guinness or a hearty meal.

Erinvale Conferencing


Our five air-conditioned conference venues can seat up to 250 guests. The venues offer an abundance of natural light.

Erinvale Weddings


Enjoy the ultimate setting with all inclusive offerings and catering options. The most exquisite venue for your most important day.

Erinvale Golf


The Gary Player designed Erinvale Golf course offers world class greens and is rated as one of the top 20 courses in South Africa.

Heart of the Helderberg

Heart of the Helderberg

Delight your senses on a journey through the historic Cape Winelands. Exquisite tasting experiences at the surrounding world renowned Estates of Vergelegen, Lourensford and Morgenster are on offer to discover and enjoy.

Erinvale outdoor & leisure activities

Outdoor & Leisure Activities

The hotel is perfectly located to explore the beautiful Cape Winelands, pristine Cape beaches, the famous Cape whale coast, and as a starting point to your journey to the Garden Route.

Erinvale Spa


The Erinvale Estate Spa offers a range of rejuvenating facials, massages and body treatments in an intimate and peaceful environment.

Erinvale hair boutique

Hair Boutique

A onsite hair salon is available for guests, offering a full host of services by professional stylists.

History of Erinvale Hotel

History of Erinvale Hotel

Erinvale Estate Hotel & Spa is steeped in history, but the natural evolution that gradually transformed it from a modest Cape Dutch-style farmstead dating back to the 1700s into the elegant four-star boutique hotel of today has preserved the rich heritage of this property.

Erinvale Social Responsibility

Social Responsibility

The Erinvale Estate Spa supports various responsible business practices including the Thembalitsha Foundation’s Graceland school situated directly opposite the hotel that caters for the underprivileged immediate community.

HS&V Hospitality Management

HS&V Hospitality Management

HS&V Hospitality Management provides hotels, restaurants and resort owners with turnkey management and marketing solutions.


Taste the Heart of the Helderberg

Take a tour through the exquisite landscape that forms the heart of the Helderberg and enjoy a wealth of outdoor activities and entertainment. You can taste award-winning wines, enjoy a wide range of delicious food, play a game of golf on an internationally renowned golf course or rejuvenate your body and mind at our tranquil spa.

To book your tour call 021 847 1160 or email us at

On your tour you will visit:


Wine Tasting
The historic Vergelegen Wine Estate allows visitors to absorb the history of the Cape cultural heritage from the displays in the homestead and library. Enjoy lunch at the Stables restaurant, al fresco on the Rose Terrace or a luxurious picnic in the magical setting of an ancient camphor-wood forest. Visitors can also enjoy a wine tasting of Vergelegen’s award-winning wines.



Extra Virgin Olive oil & Olive Products Tasting and a Wine Tasting
Morgenster Estate is the producer of some of the world’s most acclaimed extra virgin olive oils, olive products and red wines. A visit to Morgenster will involve a tutored tasting of olives, olive oils, olive pastes, Balsamico and the wines while you relax indoors or sit on the patio gazing over the dam to panoramic views of the Helderberg basin, onto the Erinvale Estate.



Wine & Chocolate Tasting
Lourensford offers cellar tours and tastings of their awardwinning wines. The chocolatier will tempt your taste buds with a variety of delectable chocolates and truffles. Switch, a coffee roastery, is home to fresh custom-roasted coffees. Visitors can try their hand at fly fishing at the fly fishing club. Push pedal through the vineyards in a scenic outdoor experience or appreciate the exquisite art collection at the Lourensford Art Gallery.


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