One of the oldest Cape Dutch farms, Babylonstoren offers an unforgettable getaway in Cape Town’s famed Winelands. Set at the foot of Simonsberg mountain in the Franschhoek wine valley, Babylonstoren is more than just a mere luxury hotel – it’s an experience! The unique accommodation is only the cherry on top of a lengthy list of farm-style capers that guests can get into, which includes a beautiful and diverse fruit and vegetable garden, gourmet food and wine, and a sense of wellbeing that’s hard to find anywhere else.

Babylonstoren’s Farm Hotel & Spa combines the simplicity of their farm buildings with the style and comfort of modern accommodation. The farm hotel is characterised by thick whitewashed walls, elegant gables, and hearty fireplaces, all seamlessly emulating an authentic farm stay experience with a luxury twist.

Babylonstoren safaris

Your adventure begins here with a few itinerary ideas for an exclusive and authentic holiday with Babylonstoren. Go2Africa specialises in creating tailor-made, personalised experiences from scratch, so don’t hesitate to get in touch to speak to one of our Africa Safari Experts who has travelled to these destinations and has personally experienced a Babylonstoren visit.

13 days
Enjoy a luxury stay at Cape Grace with views of Table Mountain. Enjoy breakfasts in luxury with large windows overlooking the harbour and waterfront. Babylonstoren is a working wine farm also growing and extensive range fresh produce supplying the hotel and on-site restaurants. The beauty of the Cape Winelands is indescribable. Grootbos Forest Lodge is a wild escape. A dinner in the lantern lit forest boma at Grootbos. Hog Hollow, an eco-friendly lodge on the Garden Route. Jan Harmsgat Country House offers a traditional country experience in the beautiful Roberson Wine Valley region.

Self-drive tour with strong eco emphasis. Wind your way through the scenic Cape Winelands.

Destinations visited
Cape Town Cape Winelands Garden Route South Africa Whale Coast
13 days
Kensington Place is situated just below the slopes of Table Mountain, making it ideally located to explore the City of Cape Town. This stylish boutique hotel has many spots to unwind and relax after a busy day sightseeing. A beautifully restored Cape Dutch farm, Babylonstoren delivers the quintessential Winelands experience. Babylonstoren is a working wine farm also growing and extensive range fresh produce supplying the hotel and on-site restaurants. Babylonstoren's swimming pool makes a welcome sight on a hot Winelands afternoon. Grootbos Forest Lodge is a wild escape. Immerse yourself in the beauty of the Cape Floral Kingdom. Motse Lodge's private Kalahari setting assures both an exclusive & unique safari experience.

Self drive at your own pace. Explore the attractions of Cape Town like Table Mountain & Cape Point.

Destinations visited
Cape Town Cape Winelands Franschhoek South Africa Whale Coast

Babylonstoren accommodation

The hotel comprises a collection of farm-style suites and cottages, all combining authentic Cape Dutch architecture with contemporary design to seamlessly blend the charm of the past with the comfort and luxury of the present. You can expect plenty of modern comforts as well as excellent service. Babylonstoren offers a unique escape in the heart of Cape Town’s world-renowned Winelands region. Browse the available accommodation at your leisure and get in touch when you’re ready to put together a seamless itinerary of destinations and lodges.


From $330 per person sharing
Cape Winelands, South Africa
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Activities Travellers Enjoyed
Biking Canoeing Guided walks Spa treatments Wine tasting