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Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

I stayed at this stunning property with all that I call service was blown away. I felt really spoiled with the friendly staff, service and cleanliness. You really get good value for your money. Stunning, thank you for a perfect stay.

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DominicPrendegast, General Manager at The Cellars-Hohenort, responded to this review

Dear Adele E It was a pleasure to have you as our guest, I will pass on your wonderful compliments to our staff. We look forward to welcoming you back Kind regards Dominic

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 8 April 2016

I spent three days at this hotel this week hosting a conference for my management team (20 people). I stayed in the Simon van der Stel Suite which I found to be very spacious, comfortable with all the amenities one would expect from a luxury hotel. I only heard glowing reports from my team on their rooms. We had breakfast,...

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DominicPrendegast, General Manager at The Cellars-Hohenort, responded to this review

Dear LesRuhrmund Many thanks for your wonderful review, we too enjoyed having you and your team here as our guests and appreciate that you chose us for your conference, I apologise for your experience at check in, I will investigate what happened here and assure you that corrective action is taken. I am delighted that you enjoyed the location, our...

Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 31 March 2016

We ended our stay in Cape Town with a 2 night stay at this magnificent Hotel. It is set in beautiful gardens in the winelands. You enjoy absolute peace and yet Cape Town is only 20 minutes away. Our suite was beautifully furnished and we were welcomed with a complimentary fruit platter. The staff are all very friendly. We enjoyed...

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DominicPrendegast, General Manager at The Cellars-Hohenort, responded to this review

Dear DianeBJN We appreciate your kind feedback and noted your comments on the restaurants, Greenhouse is indeed closed on Sundays and Mondays and The Conservatory is very popular. However, we should have invited you to reserve a table for Sunday lunch on your reservation entry and I apologise this was not so. We do hope to welcome you back again...

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 25 March 2016

We had a business lunch here and we use it occasionally for (board) meetings, the venue is beautiful, the service is good and friendly but not up to par with the atmosphere, stature of the place. The (very) young staff is friendly and service oriented but I would expect a little more professional/skilled approach (Management???). Anyway great place for a...

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DominicPrendegast, General Manager at The Cellars-Hohenort, responded to this review

Dear Olav C Many thanks for your feedback and comments on your recent visit here, I do hope to meet up with you next time so that I may discuss some aspects of your observations here. I am happy though that you prefer to use us for your business lunches and look forward to welcoming you back soon Kind regards...

Marbella, Spain
Reviewed 10 March 2016

Having spent many weeks in the cape I decided to end our visit to SA by staying at the Cellars for a few days.This is an old style hotel which needs a little updating but this I believe would spoil its old charm and character. Our room was more than adequate and had everything that one would desire from a...

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DominicPrendegast, General Manager at The Cellars-Hohenort, responded to this review

Dear Keith f Thank you for your kind review, we are delighted that you enjoyed the character and charm of our Hotel. I am glad too that you enjoyed our popular cheese souffle and that the staff took good care of you - I will pass on your compliments to my team. Best wishes

Chichester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 March 2016

Relaxed and very comfortable environment which exudes high quality in an undemonstrative manner....quietly efficient and charming. All rooms are tastefully furnished and the grounds are well.maintained by a sociable head.gardener! We enjoyed our 2 separate stays and plan to return next year.

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DominicPrendegast, General Manager at The Cellars-Hohenort, responded to this review

Dear Norman P It was our pleasure to welcome you back & many thanks for your wonderful review - we are delighted that you had a great stay with us! Nice to hear that you enjoyed the tranquility of the gardens and you found the rooms to be comfortable, we look forward to your return in the near future Best...

Haslemere
Reviewed 8 March 2016

The Cellars-Hohenort is situated in a wonderful setting, 20 minutes from the buzz of amazing Cape Town, just marvellous to relax, and enjoy the stunning gardens, great food,lovely staff ,comfortable rooms and recharge your batteries, before exploring all Cape Town and the surrounding Cape have to offer.. my idea of heaven!! We shall be back to this fabulous place and...

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DominicPrendegast, General Manager at The Cellars-Hohenort, responded to this review

Dear Colin D I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay here and that you appreciated our unique location in the Constantia Valley! With the City just a round the corner it is ideal to relax in our award winning gardens and easily still enjoy the buzz of the City Life just a mere 15 minutes away. I...

Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed at The Cellars before and after our daughter's wedding at a hotel on the Wine Route. Staff could not have been more helpful and remembered us when we returned - made us feel very special and welcome. Suites are an excellent choice- recommend no:20. Extensive and very pretty grounds. Overall an amazing hotel - wonderful grounds, lovely suites,...

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DominicPrendegast, General Manager at The Cellars-Hohenort, responded to this review

Dear ColinB301052 We certainly appreciate your fabulous review and many thanks for your wonderful compliments on our services and amenities. I will pass on your kind words to my staff! I am so glad to hear you will be returning and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future Best wishes

Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 March 2016

We had a wonderful and very comfortable stay at The Cellars. The staff were helpful and attentive, the suite had everything we could possibly have wanted, the gardens were exquisite and the food in the restaurant was outstanding. Probably the finest food in Cspe Town!

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DominicPrendegast, General Manager at The Cellars-Hohenort, responded to this review

Dear HilbeeG Thank you so much for your wonderful review of our Hotel, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and thank you for the marvelous compliments on our restaurants food. I look forward to welcoming you back Best wishes

Pretoria
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

We went to this hotel in December on a business trip. The hotel rooms are spacious and very luxurious. I had the room that looked out on the pool courtyard, which was so lovely to wake up and open the doors onto the pool. The gardens are beautiful and taking a walk through the gardens is so relaxing and truly...

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DominicPrendegast, General Manager at The Cellars-Hohenort, responded to this review

Dear charlenesteyn We are so happy to here that you had a good business trip in Cape Town and were able to find that our Hotel to be a relaxing haven after a hard days work. This is exactly what we aim to do and I appreciate your feedback, our gardens are beautiful and restaurants are the perfect environment to...

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  • Pool
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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in Cape Town's historical Constantia Valley, on the breathtaking slopes of Table Mountain, all the rooms and suites of The Cellars-Hohenort boast panoramic views of the impressive mountain and the beautiful grounds. Set in 9.5 acres of world renowned and award winning gardens, this historic and beautiful country escape in the city offers guests far more than just incomparable scenery. Surrounded by top wine producing farms and some of South Africa's most popular restaurants,you will find so much to do and a mere fifteen minute drive to Cape Town City center & Waterfront. Back at the hotel there are two award-winning dining experiences, including Greenhouse, where cuisine focuses on regional flavors with modern interpretations. All of this is the result of owner Liz McGrath's more than twenty years of hard work, love and endless inspiration. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Cellars-Hohenort

Address: 93 Brommersvlei Road, Constantia 7806, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Constantia
Price Range: $249 - $415 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Cellars-Hohenort 5*
Number of rooms: 52
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Also Known As:
The Cellars-Hohenort Hotel Constantia
Cellars Hohenort Constantia
Cellars Hohenort Hotel Constantia
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Constantia
#3 Business Hotel in Constantia
#4 Romantic Hotel in Constantia
#5 Luxury Hotel in Constantia
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“The hotel does not have a lift in the main buildings. Higher floors have a lovely view.”
623ruthe, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a Cellars room”
853robb, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 55, while almost at the top of the stairs (there's no elevator!) has a lovely view over the Cape Peninsula”
A_regular_traveler57, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Only renovated rooms/suites!”
GlobetrotterSTR, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Can recommend room 61”
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  • The room has its own garden
  • Overlooking the garden
  • The living room
  • View out back
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  • Looking out the front door
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Foxy-Froggy, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
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