Francois talks about his family’s recent trip to CELLARS-HOHENORT.
The owner-managed Cellars-Hohenort, with its panoramic mountain and garden views, is a must for those looking to add a health dose of peace and tranquility to their lives. The Cellars-Hohenort rests on the breathtaking slopes of Table Mountain. Located in Constantia, Cape Town, it shares its home with some of South Africa’s most historically significant wine estates.
Klein Collection: How far is CELLARS HOHENORT from Cape Town?
Francois: About 25 km from Cape Town city centre, located in the Constantia Valley.
Klein Collection: What made you decide to stay at CELLARS HOHENORT?
Francois: I had a meeting in the area and impulsively decided that Carien should join me for an evening at this well respected establishment (after dropping the kids at their grandparents … of course).
Klein Collection: What was your first impression of CELLARS HOHENORT on arrival?
Francois: Proper old world charm and extremely friendly staff.
Klein Collection: What was the service like?
Francois: Warm, friendly and efficient. Liz McGrath standards.
Klein Collection: Is it child friendly?
Francois: Yes, but only partially. Children must be 8 years old or older. However, if you’re looking for a family holiday, we have other establishments that are probably better suited for this.
Klein Collection: What activities are offered at CELLARS HOHENORT?
Francois: Culinary experiences at the Green House or at the Conservatory restaurant, the Fresh Wellness Spa and the unique traditional Cape Malay high tea.
Klein Collection: What was the food like?
Francois: We did not have dinner at the Green House, but I have heard that it is really worth every cent. Our breakfast and dinner at the hotel’s restaurant was really very good – especially the omelette!
Klein Collection: What was the highlight of your stay at CELLARS HOHENORT?
Francois: Warm friendly service, beautiful lounge area and fireplace and large scenic grounds.
Klein Collection: What should potential visitors take note of?
Francois: Make sure you have the directions – it can be tricky to find the hotel if you do not know where you are going.
Klein Collection: Who is CELLARS HOHENORT ideal for?
Francois: Discerning guests appreciating old world architecture with modern luxury combined.
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