Escape to Idyllic Farm Life with Boschendal’s Special Winter Rates


Boschendal is bringing some seasonal cheer to South Africans with special accommodation offers for local residents.

This winter South Africans can enjoy exclusive accommodation offerings at discounted rates, making it easier than ever for local families and travellers to enjoy Boschendal’s renowned hospitality.

Tamara Patel, Chief Marketing Officer at Boschendal, says: “Boschendal offers an idyllic escape from the city, an opportunity to disconnect from everyday duties and become immersed in the best of farm style living. By providing discounted rates for locals throughout winter, we hope more South African friends and families can discover the magic that our authentic, working farm offers.”

Boschendal offers a range of accommodation options, from charming Werf Garden Suites to restful Orchard Cottages with their stunning views. For families or groups of friends, the Retreat Cottages provide a carefree and relaxed atmosphere in a secluded setting with easy access to the beautiful farm grounds.

Larger groups seeking a unique experience can stay in the Herbert Baker-designed Cottage 1685, which sleeps 10 and includes a dedicated host.

All accommodation bookings include breakfast, one guided hike or tour, DSTV and Wi-Fi, wood and fire starters for the fireplace to keep warm during colder nights, and Invertors and generators to ensure loadshedding doesn’t disrupt a guest’s stay.

Younger visitors can participate in a range of fun, authentic farm experiences, head to the magical Tree House or pump track, or enjoy supervised holiday programmes presented by the professional experiences team. Parents can also simply let their young ones roam free as they explore the stunning gardens and outdoor spaces.

Culinary enthusiasts can enjoy delicious contemporary soil-to-fork dining using the best local, seasonal and ethically-sourced ingredients at the Werf Restaurant, have a light meal at the Deli Restaurant, or head to the Farm Shop and Butchery to choose from the freshest farm produce to enjoy in Boschendal’s stunning setting. The Manor House Gallery is also a must-visit destination for every art lover.

“Guests have open access to our historic farm where they are free to explore and discover everything Boschendal has to offer,” says Patel. “From world-class mountain biking and hiking trails to long afternoons sampling our award-winning wines or browsing the sustainably sourced farm and homeware goods at our shops, Boschendal offers something to suit every taste.”

Boschendal’s winter accommodation specials are available to local guests until 30 September. For more information or to make a booking today, please visit