T. +27 82 299 5667
Contact. Annemarie van Wyk
Aanhouwen Cottages is situated in the beautiful Elgin Valley's Viljoenshoop Road. It features five self-catering farm cottages sleeping a maximum of five persons. It is ideal for families or couples.
Situated on a working farm in Elgin Valley. Bodemloos Backpackers offers picturesque views & a taste of real country living. Guests are welcome to wander, run or MTB around in the orchards. Enjoy the peacefulness and recharge or book one of our exciting tours around the area. We offer a day Wine Tour to three of our local wine farms as well as half and full-day adventure tours which can cover anything from hiking, zip line, whale watching, and many more.
We have a variety of accommodation options:
Backpackers, chalets, Dormitories, and Canvas Dome Tents with or without pallet beds, mattresses and bedding.
M. 082 669 2934
Brookelands Stone Cottage
Brookelands Stone Cottage is tucked away in a magical wooded setting amid indigenous trees and shrubs in the Elgin Valley on a small working apple, pear and grape farm.
Cherry Glamping is situated in the mountains of Elgin and is the ideal location for a unique forest wedding weekend; relaxed birthday celebration; team building or company breakaway; conference; mountain biking or trail running getaway; mini-festival or any other group get together. We offer luxury tented accommodation and various venue options in 2 different forests camp. Both camps have a panoramic view of the Elgin Valley and has our beautiful and spacious 5m Bell tents permanently set up amongst the trees. Venue options include beautiful open spaces, forests, a glass-enclosed venue, a Bedouin covered deck, sundowner areas, a “poplar tree” chapel, and 2 lapas with fire pits.
No venue fee is applicable, you only pay for the accommodation!
Cheverells Farm Cottages
Here awaits food for the soul if you favour the country side and the face of the changing seasons. Poised on a working apple farm, Cheverells Farm Cottages offers beautiful views of the orchards and the Elgin Valley.
We offer quaint and cosy self-catering farm accommodation in this peaceful and open surrounds. Each cottage is tastefully decorated with well-loved luxuries such as fireplaces, Nespresso coffee machines, crisp percale linen, electric blankets, and snuggly throws for the winter months, complimentary toiletries, and farm-style rusks to enjoy with your morning coffee. The cottages appeal to all visitor types, from the outdoor adventurer or nature enthusiast to those looking for the perfect romantic getaway. It's a simple escape to the countryside to relax and reconnect with yourself and enjoy the majesty of this picturesque Valley of fruit, wine, flowers, and a thousand views!
Elgin Country Lodge
4 star Continental Bed and Breakfast Guesthouse on a working apple farm has 5 Luxury en-suite bedrooms, all with DSTV, Wi-Fi and Airconditioning. Netflix is available in the Guest Lounge. Our self-catering option is a private 2 Bedroom, 2 bathroom Garden Cottage with a deck on the water at the dam on our farm – perfect for 2 couples sharing.
Elgin River Lodge
Elgin River Lodge offers one of two accommodation options. The Main lodge is perfect for family getaways,romantic stays and big or small groups looking to get away to experience country living. Our quaint wooden chalets on stilts provide sweeping mountain and river views. The Villa and Garden Cottage, our self-catering option,just further down the river, features breathtaking views and it is privately situated away from the main lodge accommodating up to four families. We make every effort to ensure your stay with us is as comfortable as possible.
The Elgin Valley Inn
Our guesthouse is conveniently situated just off the N2 in Grabouw, offering 10 stunning en-suite rooms designed with your privacy, comfort and relaxation in mind.
Elgin Vintners Country House
Escape into country living and feel like the lord and lady of the manor when you check in to our 4-star boutique guesthouse for a luxurious getaway. Built in 1927 to a Sir Herbert Baker design, our Country House has been restored to its Victorian glory, with all the modern comforts. Accommodating up to 10 guests in luxury suites, the Country House is child-friendly and gives guests the run of the property, including the swimming pool, tennis court and braai area.
Our English country gardens are the perfect place to experience the view of wide-open Elgin skies and the encircling Hottentots Holland and Kogelberg mountains. Take a stroll across the expansive lawns to discover the secret fairy garden, explore ancient trees and hidden places, and enjoy the sensory explosion of the abundant flower beds in the terraced garden first planted in the 1920s.
Explore our apple and pear orchards, vineyards, and hiking and mountain biking trails around the farm and along the river. Have a game of tennis or a swim in the pool. Make yourself at home at Elgin Vintners and enjoy our wonderful natural surroundings.
Watch our video here
Moo's Magic Homestay
M. +27 82 694 3141
Address. Valley Road, Elgin
Enjoy a farm stay at Moo's Magic Homestay. Meal service subject to availability, no alcoholic drinks included. The house comprises the following:
- Double bed ensuite with a bath
- 2 singles bedroom with shower bathroom right next to it.
Dinner bed and breakfast option: R1250 pppn
Bed and breakfast: R 950ppn
Your home away from home. We have single and double occupancy rooms with a bathroom and small kitchen. Our venue has a conference room with screen projector, also suitable for birthday parties and weddings. We do catering and take away orders as well. All food is strictly halal.
Houw Hoek Hotel
The child-friendly Houw Hoek Hotel is peacefully positioned in an exquisite location, between majestic mountains and beautiful ponds, making this the perfect place to relax and unwind. Many of our rooms have fireplaces for those cosy winter evenings and private balconies with magnificent views. We offer five air-conditioned conference facilities. Our romantic setting also makes us the perfect wedding venue. Built in 1779, we are the oldest licensed hotel in South Africa and are the winner of two Haute Grandeur Global Excellence Awards. We offer so much to keep the family entertained – two refreshing swimming pools, two games rooms and a host of outdoor activities.
Inn on Highlands
Accommodation, Function and Wedding Venue on the Highlands road. Perfect to relax, unwind and celebrate special occasions. Venue can accommodate up to 120 and Accommodation up to 59 people.
M. +27 83 630 1681
Contact. Stuart Maxwell
Address. Farm 29, Worcester Street, Grabouw
Lilybank Cottage is situated in the very beautiful Elgin Valley, where apples and roses flourish. The cottage is set under some oak trees, lies beside an attractive little river and is surrounded by majestic mountain views.
Old Mac Daddy
Part caravan park, part designer farm lodge - this little hotel is sure to please if you're looking for a wholesome spot to unwind and relax. An elegant collection of 12 themed vintage Airstream Trailer Suites, each uniquely designed by some of Cape Town's top artists and designers. There are nine family-friendly suites with a built-in lounge & deck. We have one family-friendly suite with a small private patio and two couples-only suites with a terrace.
Paul Wallace Cottages
Farm #63, Highlands Road, Elgin
Western Cape, South Africa
Book a stay at one of the self-catering cottages on Wallovale Vineyards, Home of Paul Wallace Wines.
Farm fresh hospitality, glorious sunsets, washed down with superb wines.
There are a total of three cottages alongside our tasting room. Each have been tastefully refurbished into self-catering accommodation. 2 of the cottages sleep four, the third cottage is suitable for a couple.
There are indoor fireplaces and full DSTV in the two larger cottages; the 2-sleeper has a Smart TV with Netflix. Each cottage has an outdoor braai, table, and umbrella – just perfect to enjoy good company, splendid views with wine to match.
Free Wi-fi. Well socialised dogs are welcome guests. Bass fishing on a catch and release basis for enthusiasts.
South Hill Cool Climate Vineyards – Accommodation
4 star accredited South Hill Vineyards offers a luxury farm-stay experience with two accommodation options – enjoy one of six luxurious, spacious rooms in our Guest House; or relax in the tranquil, romantic one bedroom Pumphouse Honeymoon Cottage.
T. 082 537 1771
Contact. Donovan Steyl
The pace slows down as you come over the Hottentots Holland Mountains and enter into a lush patchwork valley scattered with vineyards, orchards, and an abundance of roses. Immerse yourself in the magnificent scenery while enjoying various local attractions like the Elgin Railway Market, the Elgin steam train, wine farms, or the more adventurous the Cape Canopy Tours, or simply relax and put your feet up.
Villa Exner Exclusive Boutique Hotel
Villa Exner is a family-owned five star boutique hotel, offering superior accommodation, warm hospitality and personal service. Close to trending wedding venues, boutique wineries, mountain biking and hiking trails, Villa Exner is a favorite accommodation choice in Elgin.
Wildekrans Country House
Four star graded Wildekrans Country House offers both bed and breakfast, full board or self catering accommodation on the eastern side of the Elgin Valley. This is a luxury farm stay within a natural and protected environment. Choose from Mountain View (suite), Garden View (owner’s favourite), Art Room (eclectic), Birch Cottage (traditional). Cape antique furniture is contrasted with modern art. What differentiates us is:
- 2020 Travellers Choice award (TripAdvisor)
- Dramatic mountain backdrop
- Vast gardens leading into the Kogelberg Biosphere
- Historic homestead (1811)
- Swimming pool filled with mountain water
- Country food cooked from veggie garden and neighbouring suppliers
- Contemporary art collection
- 100% cotton (Granny Goose) bedding
- Guided hikes