Steenberg Hotel

Steenberg Hotel

This luxury hotel in Cape Town offers exquisite hospitality, world-class cuisine, an award-winning winery, an 18-hole championship golf course, a plush spa and plenty of history.

Situated on the Cape’s oldest registered farm, Steenberg offers an idyllic setting; a short drive from the hustle and bustle of Cape Town in the Western Cape, South Africa.

Steenberg Hotel rests in the Constantiaberg amphitheatre of the Table Mountain range. The original farm werf resonates with the history of the Cape as it was the very first farm granted by Simon van der Stel, to the feisty Catharina Ras, in 1682

Rooms and Suites

Standard Luxury Rooms; The Luxury Rooms provide the signature understated luxury and personalised service that make the Hotel a perfect getaway from the rush of city life. At 25m2, these rooms are all individually decorated with understated elegance, with a stunning en-suite bathroom and ample natural light from large windows.

Superior Rooms; The Superior Rooms are comfortably sized and individually decorated. All rooms offer an en-suite bathroom with views of Steenberg’s stunning natural surroundings.

Family Rooms; The two Family Rooms offer all the space and luxury needed to enjoy a perfect family or small group getaway. These spacious, individually decorated rooms feature an en-suite bathroom, patio and lounge area.

Premier Rooms; The Premier Rooms offer spacious, contemporary comfort and tranquillity. At 57m2, the Premier Rooms feature plush bedrooms with plenty of natural light and luxurious amenities. All Premier Rooms include en-suite bathrooms and a private patio overlooking either the vineyards or golf course.

Premier Suite; This 81m2 suite is furnished in a luxurious modern style, with a focus on creating a tranquil space through natural colours and textures. A four-poster bed features in the bedroom, which sits astride a series of folding doors revealing a spacious and sumptuous en-suite bathroom. A private lounge area revels in an abundance of natural light. Outside the lounge area, doors open onto a tranquil patio overlooking the expansive golf course and Steenberg mountain range.

Manor Suite; The Manor Suite that is located within the Manor House combines old-world charm with modern elegance. Lovingly decorated with unique Cape Colonial Antique furniture, this suite 97m2 features a spacious en-suite bedroom with traditional four-poster bed, as well as separate private lounge. This suite also features a generous patio overlooking the Manor House’s rolling lawns, with views extending to the distant mountains and vineyards beyond. Manor Suite guests can look forward to the understated luxury and personalised service that makes Steenberg Hotel a favourite with both international and local visitors.

Dutch East India Heritage Suite; This 116m2 suite evokes a historical period of mystique and merchantry, recreating the allure of a time characterised by wonder, exploration and discovery.

The elegant dining room unfolds into the stylish, softly lit lounge with its exquisite walnut armoire, Delft and Willow ceramics and crackling fireplace. The compact galley kitchen can be found behind shutters, while doors open onto the tiled patio with pool loungers, an outside table and private lawn with splendid views of Steenberg’s breath-taking natural surrounds. Upstairs, the tranquil bedroom’s loft windows offer magnificent vineyard and mountain views.

This room can be furnished with two twin beds or a Super King bed at your request. The bathroom is stylish and contemporary, and is bathed in natural light. This exquisite suite shares a pool with the Cape Colonial Suite. For a larger family or group stays, the Dutch East India Suite and Cape Colonial Suite are connected by inter-leading doors.

Cape Colonial Heritage Suite; Downstairs is an evocation of the grandeur of the Cape Colonial period, with a series of generously proportioned rooms with high wooden beam ceilings. The open plan traditionally-furnished kitchen area has a dining space and lounge. The main lounge has exquisite antiques from Cape stinkwood to English walnut and offers two full-sized sleeper couches and a grand fireplace. There is also a guest toilet downstairs. The Cape Colonial Suite and The Dutch East India Suite are connected by inter - leading doors for a larger family or group stays.

This suite is a comfortable option for families with lots of space to relax together, share meals or find a private oasis. A series of doors open onto a private terrace with pool loungers and an outside table overlooking the lawn and vineyards. The suite shares a pool with the Dutch East India suite.

Khoi Khoi Heritage Suite; This 163m2 suite celebrates the indigenous culture of the Khoi people. Their peaceful nomadic lifestyle is reflected through the tranquil style of this opulent suite. With two large bedrooms, this suite lends itself to families and couples.

The spacious lounge houses striking art, designer furniture and simple artefacts with a magnificent fireplace. There is an enormous kitchen and open plan dining room, with marble counters and island lends itself to entertaining. The guest toilet is tucked into the stone clad staircase that leads to the upstairs bedrooms. The luxurious master bedroom has two double beds and views over the vineyards to the distant mountains. There is a stylish stone en-suite bathroom with chaise longue. The second bedroom can be made up with either twin beds or a super king bed and has its own contemporary bathroom, all under high thatch roofs.

The Khoi Khoi Suite has a tiled terrace with loungers and an outside table looking onto a lawn and the vineyards. The private pool with its generous white stoned tiled terrace is surrounded by a garden and indigenous trees overlooking the vineyards.

Cuisine and Wine

Catharina’s Restaurant at Steenberg pays homage to the woman who started it all, the fascinating and feisty Catharina Ras, who founded Steenberg in the 17th century.

Taking a leaf from Catharina’s adventurous book, this restaurant serves up contemporary comfort food, making guests feel welcomed as they revel in the abundance of fresh produce, cooked simply and presented beautifully.

With an eye on creating a “Contemporary Heritage”, Catharina’s embraces the past but keeps evolving with the current to maintain a fresh and innovative attitude.The menu centres on simplicity, and lets the finest quality ingredients do all the talking. The “contemporary heritage” dictum comes to life in the décor of Catharina’s Restaurant, as hints of Catharina’s thrilling life weave themselves into a visual narrative – a treat for the eyes as well as the stomach.

Bistro Sixteen82 first opened its doors in 2009, and has been the tapas and bistro-style darling of the dining world ever since.

An innovative and interactive wine and food destination, the Bistro sits adjacent to Steenberg’s winery, and spills into its surrounding indigenous gardens with a terraced dining area leading to reflective water features, unfurling into views of the magnificent stone mountains and expansive winelands.

The Bistro Sixteen82 menu is a constant evolution, keeping up with seasonal produce and featuring inventive dishes that compliment the finest locally sourced ingredients. With Breakfast, Lunch and late-afternoon Tapas menus to choose from, the Bistro provides fine dining with an inimitable contemporary spirit.

Spa and Wellness

The vision of the Steenberg Spa is to create a unique lifestyle, to rejuvenate, regenerate and enhance youthful radiance while indulging in soulful decadence.

In this fast-paced and always-available day and age, pamper time is more precious than ever before. Our aim is to captivate your senses on every level, through a range of unique aromatherapy blends and treatments that are tailor-made to your specific needs.

Whether you visit to unwind and relax or to rejuvenate and reconnect, our highly skilled professional therapists, using world-class products, will ensure you reap all the benefits of your chosen treatment. There are four beautifully decorated treatment rooms each offering distinctive experiences. Spacious and comfortable, they encapsulate the essence of wellbeing and relaxation.

Designed for the visitor who values quality and integrity in their personal care, we are committed to offer products made with environmentally responsible manufacturing practices. Products that contain ingredients sourced from nature and which are manufactured under fair trade guidelines

With a location in the winelands that have views and vistas second to none, our Spa offers the perfect escape for relaxation and rejuvenation.

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