We are committed to providing service excellence and ensuring that our guests feel that they are at
home whilst away from home. Our good-natured team are proud that De Doornkraal has been recognised as
the best four star Country House in South Africa, as well as the best in our province two years running at
the prestigious Lilizela Tourism Awards – 2014 and 2015. In addition we also are proud recipients of The
TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for 2013, 2014,2015 and 2016
Our most recent achievement is a Recognition Of Excellence Award from Hotels Combined UK – scoring an impressive 9.2 out of a possible 10
Our splendid facilities and service will ensure that your stay with us is a comfortable one. You have a choice of luxury or standard en suite rooms with private entrances, as well as two cottages with private lounges located on the wine estate. Enjoy a drink served by our attentive team in the wine garden, private lounges or by the pool. Interior Design by Adrian Lochner.
Don’t miss out on the opportunity to taste our award-winning wines, born on the banks of the
Vette River in the single-block Syrah vineyard of the Aan’t Vette Wine Estate.
Our Syrah wines have been appraised by numerous prestigious award shows such as the Traditional South African Young Wine Show and the Veritas awards. Find out more on our Winery page.
The Team’s Proud Accomplishments