Franschhoek Accommodation Bellingham Homestead Self-cater Groot Drakenstein
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  • Property TypeEstate
  • Guests16
  • Rooms/Units6
  • Minimum Stay2 Nights

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Bellingham Homestead is a property providing self catering in Groot Drakenstein for tourists visiting the Cape Winelands region.

About Bellingham Homestead

Situated in the heart of the picturesque Winelands, Bellingham Homestead is a National Monument owned by the Podlashuk Bellinchamp National Heritage Foundation Trust, a charitable organisation. Left as a gift to the nation by Bernard and Fredagh Podlashuk who bought Bellingham in 1943 and where the famous Bellingham Wines were born.

If you’re looking for relaxing accommodation in the Cape Winelands, 11kms from Franschhoek, Bellingham offers you a very private getaway surrounded by mountains, set in picturesque manicured gardens. Free WiFi is available to our guests in the common grounds.

Accommodation

The Accommodation Units at Bellingham Homestead are furnished in an antique style and they all have a basic self-catering facility.

Garden Cottage (Sleeps 4)
Garden Cottage is a two bedroom, two bathroom cottage. The main bedroom has an en-suite bathroom and both rooms have twin beds. This historical cottage has an open plan sitting room, dinning area and kitchen which form the cottage hub. Off the second bedroom is a patio with magnificent views across the garden, as well as, access to the swimming pool and gardens.

Original Guest Suite (Sleeps 2 Adults)
Has a King size bed, dressing room and en-suite bathroom. It has a kitchenette and dining area. The sitting room opens onto an enclosed patio which has access to the garden and swimming pool.

Syringa Cottage (Sleeps 2 Adults)
Syringa Cottage is a Studio-Style Self-Catering Cottage suitable for 2 Guests in Twin beds, located on the vineyard side of Bellingham Homestead. The living area has a fireplace for winter nights and a pedestal fan for summer days. It has an en-suite bathroom with bath only and a separate kitchenette. The patio has magnificent views across the vineyards and a mountain vista! Spoil yourself and witness at least one sunrise or sunset – during your stay with us.

The Four Poster Suite (Sleeps 2)
Has a Queen size four poster bed, kitchenette and en-suite bathroom. This suite has a patio with a magnificent view across the garden and of the Worcester Mountains.

Benjis Cottage (Sleeps 4)
2 Bedroom (Queen and Twin beds), 2 Bathroom (main en-suite) Cottage. The Spacious Living and Dining Area are open-plan onto the Kitchen. The Enclosed Patio has a Seating and Dining Area. The Living area has a Fireplace and Air-conditioning.

Additional Facilities

Relax at the swimming pool or take a leisurely walk around the 5½ ha of gardens and become part of the legacy here, surrounded by vineyards.

Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Air-conditioning
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Beach towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Desk
  • DVD player
  • Fan(s)
  • Fireplace
  • Heater(s)
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (SABC, eTV only)

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Security (alarm system)
  • Security (guard)
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee

Internet

  • Free Wi-Fi

Transfers

  • Other transfers available
  • Tour assistance

Rooms & Rates

Select your check-in and check-out dates to view availability and the rates applicable.

Garden Cottage

A spacious, historical Building at Bellingham, 2 bedrooms (Twin beds) 2 bathrooms (main en-suite). Open-plan Living area i.e. sitting room, dining area and kitchenette. Outdoor Patio. Fireplace in Sitting room and Main-bedroom

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 4 guests (max 4 adults)
Children: from 0-18 years are allowed

Original Guest Suite

1 bedroom (King-Size bed) with an en-suite dressing room. One bathroom en-suite. Open-plan dining area / kitchenette.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-18 years are allowed

Four Poster Suite

Step back in time in Four Poster Suite is dominated by the magnificent 17th Century, Antique, Queen-size, Four Poster bed. Kitchenette. Bathroom with shower and sunken bath. This Suite has a patio with magnificent views.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-18 years are allowed

Benjis Cottage

2 Bedroom (Queen and Twin beds), 2 Bathroom (main en-suite) Cottage. The Spacious Living and Dining Area are open-plan onto the Kitchen. The Enclosed Patio has a Seating and Dining Area. The Living area has a Fireplace and Air-conditioning

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 4 guests (max 4 adults)
Children: from 0-18 years are allowed

Syringa Cottage

Syringa Cottage is a Cosy, Spacious, Studio-style, Self-Catering Cottage with a Separate Kitchenette. The En-Suite Bathroom has a bath only. The Outdoor Patio has a Beautiful Vineyard and Mountain view.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-18 years are allowed

Lara's Cottage

Lara's Cottage is Comfortable, One bedroom with a Double Bed. The Sitting Room has Air-Conditioning for Summer and Heating for Winter! The Living Area is Open-plan to the Kitchenette. The covered Outdoor Patio has a view across a Rose Garden.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-18 years are allowed

Guest Reviews

1 Review from SA-Venues.com travellers. All reviews are verified.

Verified reviewvery good

Except for ashower problem everything was okay

September 2018

Hendrik Van der Merwe (Bellville)

Need to Know

Response timeBellingham Homestead typically responds to requests in 5-10 minutes.

Child policyChildren of all ages are welcome. A limited number of cots are available and the bottom sheet is supplied.

Closest airport(s)Cape Town International - 60km

Check-in/-out timesCheck-in from 14h00 to 18h30
Check-out by 10h00

Early check-ins by prior arrangement. We do not have a 24 hour Reception Facility. Very late arrivals who have not advised us of their ETA, may be refused entry by Security.

Payment methods accepted by the propertyEFT or secure online payment via SA-Venues.com

Listed on SA-Venues.com since August 2016

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