The SpaceCentered between Stellenbosch and Paarl and only a 45 min. drive from the city of Cape Town, Hoopenburg Guesthouse welcomes you and takes you away from the busy city life and offers you relaxation and a home away from home experience. Lose yourself in crisp country air, where the wide open spaces beckon irresistibly. Get away from the highways, the traffic, noise and pollution, and spend a night, a day, a weekend or even longer, in our homely environment of a guest farm amid the sounds and scents of nature.
Lenford and Charlene would like to share their tranquil surroundings with you - the ambience of the property is that of unlimited peace and quiet. Together with their staff, they will make your stay as comfortable as possible, and will arrange for activities, such as horse riding, mountain biking or wine tasting. They will gladly share their personal experiences about places to visit and direct you to all the fascinating tourist attractions in this area, stooped in history.
We offer a choice of accommodation (5 rooms) ranging from single, double or family rooms, and a two-bedroomed cottage, all of which are equipped with modern facilities. All rooms are en-suite with coffee/tea trays, TV with selected DStv channels (main sport channels included), heaters and fans, hairdryers. Family rooms are equipped with microwave and small fridge.
A fireplace in the living area & dining area can keep you warm and snug during the cold winter days and in summer you can laze around the pool.
We are child-friendly – your little ones can enjoy playing on a safe farmyard, with security fencing all around you.
The beautiful towns of Stellenbosch and Paarl are only fifteen minutes’ drive from Hoopenburg. Both towns are filled with fine restaurants, and are surrounded by some of the most famous wine estates in the Cape. Other famous destinations like Franschhoek, Bloubergstrand and the V&A Waterfront are only 30 - 45 minutes away.
Within a half hour drive are numerous splendid golf courses, including Erinvale, Pearl Valley, Boschenmeer, De Zalze, Stellenbosch, Devonvale, Kuils River, Somerset West, Strand and Wellington.
There are a number of family attractions within easy reach of the guest house. These include Eaglevlei Restaurant (with outside big TV screen), Ludwig’s Roses, Butterfly World (the largest butterfly park in South Africa), Joostenberg Restaurant & Deli, Drakenstein Lion Park, Le Bonheur Crocodile Farm, Giraffe House Wildlife Centre, Tygerberg Zoo and many others.
All the major attractions of the Western Cape are within easy reach for day trips.
But if you feel like simply taking it easy, then soak up the sun and relax at our sparkling pool, overlooking the vineyards, with Table Mountain in the distance, or sink away in one of the sofas next to the fireplace in the lounge, with a bottle of good wine, local cheese and a good book.