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.


Family Suite

Erinvale Hotel’s spacious open-plan Family Suite with lounge area is situated in a quiet corner on the ground floor of the hotel’s historic main building. The best in Somerset West accommodation.

This suite offers everything a travelling family may expect from a luxury, 4 star graded Somerset West hotel. Families on vacation need a convenient central hotel location from which they can enjoy a wide variety of fun activities to keep the kids occupied. At the same time parents can expect to be spoilt and charmed in a beautiful setting that offers them a lot more than home comforts with a luxurious touch.


Somerset Hotels can offer all the elements needed for a most memorable family holiday experience. Erinvale’s Family Suite has two Queen beds where a family can relax in between day outings to the surrounding areas – the Helderberg, Winelands, Cape Whale Coast and the Cape Peninsula being an easy drive out from the hotel. Tastefully decorated in soft, neutral tones and luxurious fabrics, the room is a cosy hideaway as well as a practical base-camp for families. Satellite TV and Wifi ensure kids are occupied while parents may opt for a spa treatment in easy walking distance from the room. A fantastic variety of excellent Somerset West restaurants are also nearby.

Family Suite Bathroom

Additional information: 50 sqm, spacious open plan bedroom with seating corner, patio, en-suite bathroom with separate bath and shower, air conditioning, television, hairdryer, mini bar fridge, tea & coffee making facilities

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