The warmest hospitality awaits you at this working wine and rose farm in the Stellenbosch District. From your private accommodation, wake to the sounds of birds singing in the spacious, stunning garden. Surrounded by rose plantations, vineyards and breathtaking views (including the Stellenbosch Mountains) this is a paradise for nature lovers. It is also the ideal base for families and wine enthusiasts to explore the Cape Peninsula and Cape Winelands.
Aan-den-Weg is situated in the heart of the Stellenbosch Wine Route in the quiet Stellenbosch Kloof Valley and is only 20 minutes from Cape Town International Airport - a perfect place to start or end your vacation. Husband Nicky is the 4th generation Joubert farming this farm and their house was built by his grandfather in 1930. 'Aan-den-Weg' means 'At the Road' (historic wagon road to Cape Town). Nicky enjoys tasting their own wine, Usana, with the guests.
The guesthouse is personally managed by Petra. With her passion for people and attention to detail, she goes out of her way to make guests feel most welcome and comfortable. Petra enjoys sharing their beautiful home and surroundings with people from all over the world. At Aan-den-Weg people arrive as guests and leave as friends.
Room 1 (The Cream Rose Room)
This spacious elegant honeymoon (double) room, decorated with cream roses has beautiful views, queen bed, and en-suite bathroom with shower (no bath). The room is cool in summer and has under floor heating for the colder months.
Rooms 2 and 3 (The Pink Rose Room)
This family unit is decorated with pink roses and could also be used as double rooms. Room 2 has twin beds and Room 3 has a double bed. En-suite full bathroom (with bath and shower). Both rooms have beautiful views and are cool in summer. Room 3 has colour TV with 9 satellite channels.
Room 4 (The Red Rose Room)
Decorated with romantic red roses the private self-catering apartment with queen bed has good views and personal barbecue facilities on the ground floor. En-suite full bathroom (bath/shower) and en-suite equiped kitchen. Cool room in summer. Colour TV with 9 satellite channels.
All rooms have private entrances, bar fridge, tea/coffee facilities, barbecue/braai facilities. All rooms are non-smoking rooms. Linen, bath towels and swimming towels provided. Fresh flowers / roses in all rooms. Hair dryer available on request. Maximum 8 adults can be comfortably accommodated.
Hearty full farm (English/Continental) breakfasts in buffet style are served on the patio, outside the rooms. Top class restaurants in the winelands and town for lunch/dinner, some only 3 minutes away. Barbecue/braai facilities, with crockery/cutlery.
Services and Facilities
Daily cleaning services.
Large swimming pool & kiddies pool with stunning view.
Washing & ironing by arrangement.
Children welcome. Plenty of space, slide, swing, trampoline and kiddies pool, ducks & chickens to feed.
Close to wedding & function venues ie. Spier, Vredenheim, Zevenwacht, Neethlingshof, Skilpadvlei, Kanu and Uiterwyk. We are also 20 minutes drive from Cape Town International Airport.
ATTRACTIONS & ACTIVITIES
Things to do with Aan-den-Weg as your base:
Go for a run/walk/cycle in this quiet valley.
Stroll between 85,000 rose shrubs and 64 ha vineyards.
Let your host take you on a tour through the rose shed.
Swim or relax at the large swimming pool on site.
Taste our wine,or taste wine at over 100 wineries, some in walking distance.
Eat at top class restaurants, some only 3 minutes away.
Visit the historical town of Stellenbosch. (8 minutes)
Visit Spier with restaurants, cheetahs and other tourist attractions.(3 minutes)
Visit Hermanus (whale watching) (90 minutes)
Visit Franschhoek town & Pass (35 minutes).
Go to the beach at Strand, Gordon's Bay (20 minutes).
Visit Cape Town (40 minutes)
Play golf at any of the 6 scenic golf courses within 20 km radius.
Nearby the Wine Route hiking trail.
Visit a strawberry farm.
Drive to nearby museums, historical buildings and shopping malls.(7-15 minutes)