DELAIRE GRAFF ESTATE

WHERE ART & WINE MEET

EXPERIENCE THE ULTIMATE

IN LUXURY ACCOMMODATION IN THE HEART OF THE WINELANDS

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Reception – Painting by Lionel Smit (centre-piece) and Vladimir Tretchikoff (far right)

Delaire Graff Estate, a world-leading destination for wine, art and hospitality in an unrivalled setting. Designed with the discerning global traveller in mind, savour breathtaking, uninterrupted views of the Stellenbosch Valley

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Striking Cape Dutch architecture meets African artefacts and styling, with original art from Laurence Graff’s personal collection.  Enjoy award-winning wines from the state of the art winery, dine in flagship restaurants and book a stay at one of the Lodges – the ultimate in privacy and exclusivity.

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‘The Chinese Girl’ (1951) by Vladimir Tretchikoff

LODGES & SPA

A tranquil space, the ultimate Winelands escape – built by master craftsmen and designed by the celebrated David Collins Studio, a stay in one of The Lodges is an unforgettable experience. At home in the landscape, welcome to a place where luxury, tranquillity and service combine.

Sleep soundly in oversized beds dressed with the finest linens; relax in marble bathrooms furnished with an indulgent array of beauty products and enjoy spacious dressing areas.  Double height ceilings create welcoming light-filled interiors, decorated in neutral contemporary colours.  Floor to ceiling windows open to reveal your private terrace and heated plunge pool.

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‘Cheetah’ Sculpture by Dylan Lewis

The Owner’s Lodge

The most elegant retreat on the Estate, a stay at the Owner’s Lodge is an unrivalled experience. Guests choose to stay here for many reasons; to discover beautiful contemporary interiors, to get away from it all in unsurpassed surroundings, but most of all to enjoy pure, blissful escape.

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The Owner’s Lodge offers the luxury of two Lodges combined into one indulgent escape. Revel in 130 square metres of space including two double en-suite bedrooms and dressing areas, a butler’s kitchen and a living room featuring a fireplace and complete with large dining area. Out to the terrace, enjoy a full-size heated pool overlooking manicured gardens and the Stellenbosch Valley.

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Accommodates 4 adults
Internal area (approx.): 130 m²
Log fireplace, views of the Stellenbosch Valley, Table Mountain and the Estate vineyards.

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Presidential Lodge

The most dramatic vista, taste and tranquillity blend seamlessly as one in the luxurious Presidential Lodge.  A full-size pool and two oversized bedrooms sit either side of a spacious living area, every facet curated to showcase a most perfect escape.  The spacious interiors all lead out to sweeping views across the Simonsberg mountain range and our Estate vineyards.

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Guests of the contemporary Presidential Lodge enjoy 130 square metres of space, crafted with bespoke furniture, art, and floor to ceiling windows that open up each bedroom and living space to the outside dining terrace and full-size private heated pool.  Indulge in the elegant Cape Winelands setting for time spent in complete luxury and seclusion.

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Accommodates 4 adults
Internal area (approx.): 130 m²
Views of the Simonsberg Mountain Range and the Estate vineyards.

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Luxury Vineyard Lodge

Designed by French architect Pierre Bories, with interiors by the celebrated David Collins Studio, discover four Luxury Vineyard Lodges that are both private and luxurious. Each one an exclusive invitation to relax, enjoy and feel part of an extraordinary Winelands experience from the moment you step inside.

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Opening to reveal expansive vineyard and mountain views, our Luxury Vineyard Lodges enjoy double-height ceilings, glass-fronted bedrooms and decks with private heated plunge pools. Experience the feeling of total seclusion and unparalleled levels of comfort.

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Accommodates 2 adults
Internal area (approx.): 80m²
Views of the Stellenbosch Valley, Simonsberg Mountain Range and the Estate vineyards.

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Deluxe Garden Lodge

Created as a private sanctuary, this inviting and luxurious garden retreat for two people overlooks the flora and fauna of Delaire Estate, planted to be in bloom every day of the year.  Privacy, serenity, and service – guests enjoy all of this and more at the Deluxe Garden Lodges.

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Indigenous style complements elegant and contemporary interiors. Beautifully designed and sized with a welcoming 80 square metres of space, these Garden Lodges are made to feel at home in the landscape, with your own private terrace and heated plunge pool.

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Accommodates 2 adults
Internal area (approx.): 80m²
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ART

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‘Faith’ – Sculpture by Anton Smit
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Portrait of Laurence Graff by Lionel Smit
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‘Coeur Rage’ by Deborah Bell

DELAIRE GRAFF SPA

An Estate of mind

Your journey to total relaxation and wellbeing begins at Delaire Graff Spa.  Set in its own unique surroundings, Delaire Graff Spa have four elegant Spa suites for guests to experience an altogether more rarefied calm, where skin perfection and treatments leave the body and mind glowing.

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Expert hands guide guests in indulgent all-day Spa rituals, pampering and wellness.  A holistic experience from beginning to end, the Spa welcomes all guests.  Lodge guests and those joining for a half or full day Journey Package can take time out in the stunning infinity pool and destination restaurant, Indochine.

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With treatments available for all ages, Delaire Graff craft Spa experiences using the finest beauty products from Swiss Perfection, Aromatherapy Associates and Terres d’Afrique.

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Come to Delaire Graff Spa and be beautifully looked after – mind, body and soul. SPA_steam_room-e1496652494460

 

Delightful massage therapies, expert maintenance, and revolutionary skin treatments such as Diamond Tip Microdermabrasion go hand in hand with luxurious wraps and wellbeing journeys – all expertly delivered by experienced therapists using a range of globally renowned beauty, body and skin care products.


DINING AT DELAIRE GRAFF ESTATE

The dining experience at Delaire Graff Estate is one to take time to savour. Discover an exclusive celebration of taste, here to enjoy from the first moment to the last.

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Delight in contemporary menus accompanied by exceptional South African wines in the Delaire Graff Restaurant, discover Asian-inspired balance and flavour at Indochine, or choose to dine in the indulgent privacy of your Lodge.

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Delaire Graff Restaurant – Painting by William Kentridge ‘unititled head’

DELAIRE GRAFF RESTAURANT

Unrivalled excellence

Come to a place where chefs elevate dining to an art form.  Known for their creative pairings with dishes infused with vibrant flavours, the Delaire Graff Restaurant offers its signature style bistro-chic cuisine.  Relax on the terrace, enjoy breathtaking views, or head inside to the spectacular restaurant interior.

Delaire’s team of chefs and world-class sommeliers deliver exquisite flavours served amidst breath-taking views of the Stellenbosch Valley.

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Indochine Restaurant

INDOCHINE

Bespoke Asian-influence

Indochine encapsulates an ethos of vitality, wellness and health.  Open daily; menus are inspired by fresh, organic produce.  Enjoy pan-Asian fine dining in the serenity of the restaurant’s contemporary interior or outside on the terrace, which boasts sweeping views across to the majestic Table Mountain.

Every plate comes bursting with authenticity and fresh produce handpicked daily from the greenhouse in Delaire’s beautiful natural setting.

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The focus is to produce beautifully crafted food that reflects the best seasonal, ethically locally sourced ingredients.  It’s a philosophy of which Delaire Graff is proud of.  Freshly picked produce daily from the Estate’s greenhouse and vegetable gardens, committed to seasonal farming, supporting free-range, pasture-reared livestock and farmers in Africa.

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Delaire Graff Restaurant-Deck

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Private dining and events

Enjoy a moment on the Estate exclusively crafted for you.  Bespoke private events at the Delaire Graff Estate are where exceptional dining, drinks receptions, celebrations and boutique conferences partner with our world-class hospitality.

Across the Estate, discover elegant places to serve beautifully crafted menus, wine-tastings, canapés and champagne that reflect every one of life’s special moments, for business and pleasure.

If required, up to twenty four guests can be accommodated at any one time for overnight stays (subject to availability).  The Estate offers a total of ten Lodges: with garden-facing Deluxe Lodges and Luxury Lodges that overlook the vineyards. Up to four guests can stay in the two-bedroom Presidential and sumptuous Owner’s Lodges.

PRIVATE DINING AT VINOTEQUE

Decadent dining

The Vinoteque is a sophisticated, elegant dining and wine tasting room, which can accommodate up to 18 guests. The perfect setting for private dinners, family celebrations or business meetings, allow the team to serve you at your table as you enjoy signature dishes from the flagship restaurant, exquisitely tailored to your celebration.

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THE VINEYARDS

Award-winning and renowned

The combination of Maritime and mountain is a very unique terroir, and here in Stellenbosch it creates the award-winning Delaire Graff wines.  A cooling Atlantic sea breeze washes over our steeply sloping vineyards giving us a rich intensity of fruit.

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Delaire Graff wines rank among the most prestigious in the Southern Hemisphere. The unique terroir, on the crest of the panoramic Helshoogte Mountain Pass, is something Delaire’s ambitious winemaker explores harvest after harvest.

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A long, slow ripening season ensures world-class clarets and red wines big in structure with soft tannins and elegance. The white wines capture the freshness of the harvest, while irresistible rosé and a sparkling Brut completes an elegantly balanced portfolio. Delaire Graff is proud to have achieved First Growth status in South Africa – reward for creating the country’s most desirable wines on first pressing.

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Delaire Graff Estate sits on the slopes of the Botmaskop Mountain peak. Around 20 hectares of vineyards are planted with Bordeaux reds and Chardonnay pesticide-free grapes expertly tended by hand, which thrive in our special climate.

Delaire’s cutting edge 450-tonne gravity fed Estate winery is a celebration of both old and new.  Once harvested, grapes receive great care on their journey from vine to glass to capture the natural flavours and intensity of South African sunshine.

The Wine Lounge

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The Wine Lounge is Delaire’s welcoming art-filled tasting space and an elegant retreat in which to to relax over a glass of Delaire Graff wine.  Lacquered floors lead out to floor to ceiling windows that frame our famous view.  The perfect place to relax in summer is our outside terrace, or spend winter inside with a crackling fire.

BOUTIQUES

GRAFF DIAMONDS

The most fabulous jewels in the world

Designed in the style of an intimate salon, Emperor marble and Indian rosewood welcomes guests into our exclusive Graff store. The ultimate indulgence for any visitor to the Cape Winelands, enticing collection pieces and iconic stones are on display, each handmade in London by Graff’s Master Craftsmen.

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Rare coloured diamond brooch by Graff Diamonds

The captivating Delaire Graff Estate collection showcases classic diamond line bracelets and solitaire rings, yellow diamond butterfly earrings, pendants and a very special selection of Graff Luxury Watches.

Uniquely, Graff Diamonds is involved in every stage of the jewellery making process to produce these enchanting jewellery collections and haute horology.

Classic Graff Rings

Laurence Graff founded Graff Diamonds in 1960 and throughout this rich history, the founder has undoubtedly handled more rare and notable diamonds than any other jeweller in the world today.  From design conception and sourcing each rough stone, to the cutting, polishing and final setting of each exquisite jewel, everything is realised in-house.

Graff is more than just a name – it is Laurence Graff’s lasting legacy, whose passion and distinctive style continues to inspire Master Craftsmen each day to create the most fabulous jewels – for the world’s most discerning clientelé.


100% CAPRI

Luxurious linens

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One of the world’s most exclusive boutiques, 100% Capri offers a luxury clothing and homeware range that evokes the essence of la dolce vita.  Uniquely available in Africa at Delaire Graff Estate, the range is inspired by the stunning southern Italian island of Capri, where sun-drenched days are spent in covetable white linen.

It’s the ultimate Italian lifestyle brand from Italian designer Antonino Aiello, curated in the light and airy store.  100% Capri produces eco-friendly pure white linen expertly handmade in Italy.  Carefully handcrafted into luxurious fashion-led apparel for men, women and children.  Indulgent shirting, lightweight and wearable dresses and summer kaftans sit alongside elegant beachwear.

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A classic homeware range includes throws and table linens to accessorise your space, and exquisitely stocked gifts to take home as a reminder of time and travel well spent.


VANA

Exotic elegance

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Take time to discover a collection of handbags and accessories incorporating the finest, sustainable crocodile, ostrich, python, stingray leather and luxurious cashmere.

The VANA collection is inspired by global travel, with each piece carefully curated by founder, Vanashree Singh.

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Elegant handbags, chic wallets and stylish belts are individually handcrafted in South Africa by a team of dedicated craftsmen, whose attention to design detail can be seen in every stitch.


IN THE SPA

Enjoy exclusive beauty at Delaire Graff Estate

Take time to let the spa team indulge all the senses at Delaire Graff Spa, where the skilled therapists use a range of innovative beauty products to bring your spa experience to life.  Delaire Graff believes complete wellness goes hand in hand with skin perfection, which is why they choose trusted, award-winning brands that look and feel great and deliver the best results.

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The luxurious product ranges from Aromatherapy Associates, Swiss Perfection and Terres d’Afrique are available from the spa to continue your beauty and wellness regime
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Discover holistic wellness in specially developed spa rituals that ensure our guests relax and rejuvenate in a beautiful/welcoming spa setting.


 

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*Please Note*

The Delaire Graff Lodges and Spa are currently undergoing expansive renovations and additions to the existing lodges.  The Owners Lodge and Luxury Lodges may experience some disturbances during this period.  This work will continue until the second quarter of 2018. Delaire Graff apologise in advance for any inconvenience caused and look forward to sharing their new offering with you.

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All images and content are credited to Delaire Graff Estate and Graff Diamonds

O’Live To Travel (Pty) Ltd  ©2018

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