The owners are very warm and welcoming - it felt like we were staying with friends. The rooms were wonderful with the little balcony over the lake. Close to Franschoek which is a lovely, cottagy town. Close also so some amazing restaurants and vineyards.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- A romantic and unusual destination. At Papyrus Lodge, visitors are surrounded by infinite natural beauty! A serene papyrus fringed lake with stylish chalets on stilts, a rowing boat at its moorings and the backdrop of the magnificient Helderberg mountains. Situated in the winelands between Stellenbosch and Somerset West. Apart from the romantic chalets, the elegant lodge offers exclusive and spacious 5 star suites with private garden terraces and stunning views over the park-like gardens. Peace, style and beauty, Papyrus Lodge offers it all. A place guest return year after year.Just half an hour from Cape Town international airport, but far away from pressure of city life. ... more less