DeKraal Country Lodge

DeKraal Country Lodge


DeKraal Country Lodge in Stellenbosch, heart of the Cape Winelands, boasts a Landscape Award Winning Garden Estate. Spend your days exploring the must-see attractions of the Cape and spend your evenings unwinding in our lush estate.

Winner of the nationally acclaimed 2003 SALI Landscape Design Award, our garden estate provides an oasis of relaxation to help you unwind after a busy day of sightseeing. The estate boasts several scenic ponds, cascading waterfalls, thatched gazebos, a hanging bridge, wooden boardwalks, and 360 degrees of mountain views.

Take a break from the hustle and bustle of sightseeing and spend the day at DeKraal enjoying our many fabulous facilities. A rock garden pool, a terrace pool, a tennis court, an outdoor Jacuzzi, two indoor lounges with fireplace, satellite TV, a pool table, an outdoor thatched gazebo lounge, the Oak Tree Café, relaxation patios, barbecue grills paddle boating and a bird watching hut are some of the many amenities that make the DeKraal experience unforgettable.

Spend the night in our comfortable classic, deluxe or luxury rooms and you will awaken feeling refreshed and ready to seize yet another exciting day of exploring the Cape. Each of our rooms offer breathtaking mountain, garden or pool views. Rooms open up onto an indoor lounge and outdoor patio.

In-room amenities include:
• under-floor heating or air-conditioning
• a tea/coffee station
• complimentary welcome wine
• en-suite bathroom equipped with a hairdryer, international razor plugs, exclusive bath amenities

Individual rooms and 2- and 4-Bedroom Villas are also available on a self-catering basis.

Situated in Stellenbosch, in the heart of the Cape Winelands, our location boasts 360 degrees of panoramic mountain views. Historic Cape Dutch villas, oak lined streets and lush vineyards characterize the breathtaking beauty of our immediate surroundings.

Located in close proximity to all the top tourist attractions of the Cape, DeKraal is an ideal base for exploring not only the Cape Winelands but also the many wonders of Cape Town and the Peninsula.

Cape Winelands Weddings
With 360 degrees of mountain views, DeKraal Country Lodge is an idyllic venue for outdoor weddings, receptions, anniversaries and banquets. The venue can accommodate 30-50 people depending on type of event. A honeymoon suite and luxury accommodation for guests can also be arranged to suit your needs.