Blaauwheim Guest House
About Blaauwheim Guest House
Blaauwheim Guest House is an exclusive establishment located in Somerset West, run by co-owners Johan and Jo-Anne Blaauw. The guest house offers two luxurious suites, Pinotage and Chardonnay, each with a lounge, dining and kitchenette area, a spacious en-suite bedroom, a guest toilet and a veranda or balcony. Ample secure parking is also available within the premises.
The lush garden boasts indigenous yellowwood trees frequented by many birds, as well as a substantial collection of cycads. Blaauwheim is a place where strangers become friends and friends part of the family.
The guest house is situated in the heart of the famous Cape Winelands, near the long sandy beaches of the Strand and within easy reach of Hermanus, a whale watchers’ paradise. Golfers are spoilt for choice with a selection of golf courses on our doorstep. Stellenbosch, the second oldest town in the country, is a mere 10 minutes away and Franschhoek will take another 15 minutes along a beautiful scenic route.
Cape Town, which is famous for Table Mountain, Robben Island, Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, the V&A Waterfront, excellent shopping centres, sports facilities, theatres and entertainment, is only 40 minutes away. This vibrant metropolis with its kaleidoscope of culture is one of the top ten most visited cities in the world.
Blaauwheim Guest House Map
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling
Things to do in and around Jonkershoogte
(1.2 km from Jonkershoogte)
Roughly 15 km from Stellenbosch at the foot of the Helderberg, Yonder Hill Wine Estate is blessed with breath-taking views. Guests are welcome to come in for a wine tasting session. For a more intimate experience, pre book for a cellar tour with...
(1.6 km from Jonkershoogte)
Ogle hundreds of sensual stone effigies made by Zimbabwe’s talented Shona artists. Art Creations Africa is one of southern Africa’s largest exhibitors and exporters of the famous “Hard Rock" stone sculptures from Zimbabwe. Regular exhibitions are...
(1.9 km from Jonkershoogte)
The Helderberg 4x4 trail is just 7 km from Somerset West outside Cape Town, featuring an easy and enjoyable route for amateurs and skilful drivers alike. Drivers will start at the Helderberg Farm and obtain the necessary permits at the tea garden....
(2.1 km from Jonkershoogte)
For a fun family experience or an adventurous day outdoors, go to Helderberg Farm. On offer are a 4x4 Route, Off-road Go Karts, paintball combat games and strawberries picking. Grab a bite to eat afterwards in the beautiful tea garden.