Stellenbosch Wine Route - South Africa
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Spier is located in the heart of South Africa's wine-growing
region, just 20 minutes from Cape Town International Airport.
The hotel was one of the first in South Africa to be awarded the
Fair Trade in Tourism SA accreditation in 2004. In 2007, Spier won
a Condé Nast Traveler World Saver Award, receiving third
place in the overall destination category, and an honourable mention
in the HIV/AIDS category.
The Spier Hotel has also recently won a Gold at the Virgin Holidays
Partners in Sustainability Award.
Spier Estate Accommodation
Rolling lawns, gardens and walkways connect the rooms with the
reception area, lounge, bar, terrace and restaurant.
The décor features a sophisticated, vibrant style with strong
colours, patterns and textures that echo nature’s designs, and a
collection of art that explores contemporary South African culture.
Standard rooms are spacious at 60 m² with large comfortable beds
that invite guests to relax and enjoy the quiet country atmosphere.
The rooms are beautifully but simply appointed, with quality as the key
to the décor. Every room includes artworks from the Spier Collection,
giving each a touch of individuality.
The en suite bathrooms incorporate a large bath and a separate shower.
Each room has its own TV with satellite channels to choose from and a
shaded outdoor patio where guests can unwind with a glass of wine.
The following facilities can be found in a standard room:
- Individually controlled air conditioners
- Ceiling fans
- Remote-controlled satellite TV
- Electronic door locks
- Hairdryer and shaver outlet 220/110 volts
- Executive writing desk
- Complementary tea and coffee station
- In-room safes
- Separate shower and bath
- Double vanity
- Special toy boxes available for children
Ten rooms selected for their prime positioning have been overhauled to
include exquisite décor and fittings, and special services befitting
their new look.
Included in these are additional facilities such as a fully stocked mini
bar for private entertaining, free access to Spier's new Wi-Fi service,
daily delivery of newspapers, special turndown and iPod docking facilities,
amongst other tempting benefits. Each of the rooms offers a view of the
famous Eerste River and the picturesque Spier surrounds.
The four well-appointed and spacious suites of 110 m² face the Eerste
River and the Helderberg mountains. The suites have been individually
decorated by artists.
The two ground floor suites open on to the gardens with an entertainment
area, allowing guests the luxury of relaxing on huge wooden outdoor divans
and appreciating the peace of the country setting. Apart from the above
unique benefits the suites have all the features of both the standard
and superior rooms.
Spier Estate Facilities
Both the hotel's restaurant and wine bar strive to source the freshest
available produce for the menus from a range of local suppliers.
Subject to seasonal variations and availability, this may include organic
fruit and vegetables, hand-picked herbs from our own gardens, as well
as free range eggs. All fish served is graded as the most sustainable
choices by the South African Sustainable Seafood Initiative.
The Spier Conference Centre includes the auditorium that seats 430 people
and three breakaway rooms, which can be used separately, or combined to
seat 250 people.
Conference rooms are adjacent to the Eerste River and have views of the
Helderberg mountains. Beautifully decorated public areas are furnished
with antiques and contemporary South African art from the Spier Collection.
In winter, delegates can relax around fireplaces, and in summer, chill
on the cool, shaded terrace.
The Manor House
The 1822 historic Manor House and its adjacent oak-shaded courtyard is
ideal for top management getaways where teams can strategise in an intimate
The Manor House has recently gone through an extensive restoration and
three different meeting rooms are available.
The elegant boardroom is a convenient meeting space for business guests
at the hotel, or groups requiring a smaller meeting facility. The boardroom
can seat up to 12 delegates, and includes an outdoor lounge area.
Amphitheater Meeting Rooms
There are three meeting rooms adjacent to the Spier Amphitheater. These
intimate venues are completely private (no public access) with their own
facilities. They are ideal as breakaway rooms, or for smaller gatherings.
Meeting Room 1 can seat 40 people banqueting style, or 30 school room
style. Meeting Room 2 and 3 are equal in size, seating 20 people banqueting
style,or 15 school room style.
The Boma's on the South bank of the Eerste River are an expression of
Spier’s philosophy and are ideal for events, seminars,small conferences
and team building.
Five separate spaces of varying sizes were built from materials naturally
occurring on the estate. They are made from adobe bricks using a combination
of clay, sand and straw, as well as wood generated from our invasive alien
A system of screens made from local reeds fold back so that delegates
can either be sheltered,or the space can be opened to the views of the
river and mountains
Wine Tasting and Sales
Spier produces top-quality wines that have won multiple accolades
locally and internationally. We produce the Spier Private Collection range
(wines for special occasions), the Spier Signature range (a premium everyday
wine), and for those looking for something unique, Spier Creative Block
offers interesting blends.
Our icon wine, Frans K. Smit, named after our renowned winemaker, is
a bordeaux-style blend which speaks for itself.
Formal and educational tastings are offered at the Wine Shop, which is
housed in an original Cape Dutch gabled barn dating back to 1750. You
can also purchase wines here, which can be packaged for safe travel locally
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How To Get To Spier Estate
From Cape Town International Airport
Take the N2 toward Somerset West (opposite direction of Cape
Town), take exit 33 which is the Baden Powell Drive / R310 Stellenbosch
turn off. Turn left in the direction of Stellenbosch and Spier is 9 km
down the road on the right.
From Cape Town City Centre
Take the N2 towards Cape Town International Airport, continue
past the Airport turnoff, this is approximately 10 km after the cooling
Take exit 33 which is the Baden Powell Drive / R310 Stellenbosch turn
off, turn left in the direction of Stellenbosch and Spier is 9 km down
the road on the right.
From Milnerton / Bellville and Brackenfell Areas
Take N1 and exit 47, turn right at the stop sign and continue
to Stellenbosch on the R44. As you drive into Stellenbosch keep straight
and you will get into Adam Tas road which has the railway line on its
Go past Simonsberg Cheeses and Bergkelder, urn right at the sign for Cape
Town and Kuils River – R310 and at sign for Muizenberg – R310
turn left. If you go past Neethlingshof turn back - Spier is +- 5 km down
the road on the left.
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