Welcome to Stellendal Guesthouse

Stellendal Guesthouse is a Cape Dutch style building that has been converted into a high-quality guesthouse with unique and authentic features, beautiful gardens and is located in the heart of Somerset West which makes it the ideal base from which to discover the Mother City of Cape Town and the beauty of our Cape Peninsula. The property is centrally positioned for our guests to enjoy the very best of the South African wine industry with Stellenbosch, Paarl and Franschhoek winelands less than an hour’s drive from our front door.

Stellendal Guesthouse offers a variety of rooms, suitable for everyone’s needs.

Starting with a basic room, which is ideal for people not in need of space but just want a nice shower and comfy bed. Our standard room offers more space and sleeping comfort and offer a place to sit and plan your day. They who wish to unwind with the comfort of your personal coffee (Nespresso) and tea in the morning choose a more spacious comfort room.

Ideal for those hot summer nights is our luxury room. Airconditioned. A kingsize extra-lenght bed in a very spacious modern colonial styled room. For those who prefer more privacy we suggest one of our luxury cottages. Uniquely styled in a modern but African way. Airconditioned and equipped with a kitchenette. Ideal for longer stays or guests that prefer to stay in for dinner.

Are you travelling as a group, or with your family?

Stellendal has a Family cottage available suitable for 4 people and optionally an extra bed can be placed in the cottage. The Family cottage is equipped with two private bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms. This airconditioned cottage has a kitchenette with cooking plate, microwave, coffee (Nespresso) and tea facilities, refrigerator. Outside you’ll find private terraces. Braai available on request.

Things To Do

Due to the central location of Stellendal Guesthouse there is much to see within an hours drive! From the Natural Wonder of the World, Table mountain, till the Whales in Hermanus. The vineyards from the Cape peninsula all the way up to Franschhoek and Elgin. Hiking trails along the coastal route and mountain bike trails just behind Stellenbosch. With so much to do and explore there is no need to get bored!​
World’s renowned wine region Stellenbosch is reachable by car within 5 minutes. But don’t forget about Somerset West’s vineyards. 4 km’s from Stellendal you’ll find one of South Africa’s oldest wine estates.


With a great number of golf courses throughout the area, and the ideal climate for golfing year-round, South Africa can be called a golfer’s paradise. 


To make your stay even more comfortable we offer a range of massage therapies. Unwind completely near our salt water pool or privately in your room.


Contact Us


We are looking forward to welcome you at Stellendal Guesthouse.

Please complete the form to send us a booking enquiry.

Welcome to Stellendal Guesthouse!

We are currently closed for the winter period and will be reopening our doors 01 September 2021.

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You can still book direct on our website from 01 September 2021 onwards and should you have any questions please feel free to connect with us on info@stellendal.co.za.

We look forward to welcoming you in Spring!