Nestled at the end of a tranquil valley below the historic Bainskloof Pass, Grand Dédale is set within an award winning Wine Estate, offering sweeping views of the valley as well as the Groenberg, Limietberge and Hawekwa mountains. The picturesque town of Wellington is a short drive away, Cape Town can be reached within 50 minutes.

The exclusive and elegantly restored Cape Dutch Manor House, formerly the private residence of the owners of Doolhof Wine Estate, comprises six luxurious and bespoke rooms and suites. A separate thatched cottage is enjoyed by honeymooners or guests seeking additional privacy.

Grand Dédale welcomes its guests with sumptuous comfort, discreet service and complete privacy and exclusivity amidst beautiful mountain and vineyard scenery.


Accommodation consists of six beautifully appointed and individually designed rooms and suites in the historic Manor House and one free standing thatched cottage, all reflecting the Cape Dutch elegance of the buildings with 21st century comfort and 5 star luxury. Interiors have been carefully chosen to suit the style, with a subtle use of technology. The rooms are spacious and equipped with the finest materials, linen and amenities giving an instant homely feel.


Facilities Winelands Hotel | Wellington

All our entertainment areas have been specially designed to make your stay comfortable and relaxing, an instant homely feeling in a 5 star environment. Our facilities include:

  • Library
  • Tea lounge with fireplace
  • Dining room
  • Large veranda overlooking the valley
  • Al fresco dining
  • Two self-service residents’ bar fridges
  • Gourmet braai facilities
  • 15 x 3 metre salt water pool & loungers
  • Spa room offering various beauty, wellness and non-surgical rejuvenating treatments
  • Extensive, landscaped gardens
  • Wireless internet connection

The experienced Grand Dédale team is on hand to assist you with…

  • On-site laundry service
  • Valet parking
  • Concierge service including assistance with air & ground travel plans and reservations of tours, transfers, car hire, restaurants etc.
  • Airport transfers will be arranged with pleasure: you will be collected in an air-conditioned, spacious vehicle or, why not shorten your trip and take a helicopter?