The Alphen estate also offers an 18-hole Championship golf course with its exclusive club, rare hybrid course and of course some magnificent surroundings. A comprehensive and indulgent spa, a wedding and conference center for bigger events, as well as being moments away from all the main attractions of the Cape Peninsula are also available at this spectacular estate. There are two distinct restaurants and wonderful possibilities of wine tasting the finest wine from the region.
2011 posed a bumper year for Alphen Estate received the following recognitions for outstanding hospitality. The Condé Nast Traveler US Reader’s Choice Awards Top Hotel in Africa and the Middle East, scoring an impressive score of 95.7, overall, Alphen was also listed among the Top 100 Travel Experiences in the world. Alphen was also voted as Best Luxury Hotel in Africa by www.TripAdvisor.com, the world’s largest travel site in its 2011 Travelers’ Choice awards.
Alphen was also rated one of Cape Town’s top gourmet destinations when both its fine dining restaurant, Catharina’s, and the more informal Bistro Sixteen82, were awarded the coveted American Express Platinum Card Fine Dining Award in 2011. At to top things off Alphen Vineyards was named Global Winner Wine Tourism Services in the Great Wine Capitals’ Best of Wine Tourism Awards.
The Alphen Estate offers a 5-star rating accommodation facility where the hotel is home to 19 spectacular bedrooms and 5 exclusive suites. With a range of rooms from simple en-suite to glamorous Colonial Suites with own terrace, pool, dining room, and kitchen there is something for everyone here at Alphen. A glorious swimming pool welcomes guests to enjoy the area as well as a delectable pool bar for sipping something cool after a long and busy day out and about.
Besides enjoying the top class 18 hole Golf Course other activities in the surrounding area includes walking safaris, Game drives and outstanding bird watching activities. A glorious spa and gym facility is also available for a little bit of R&R after a long day on foot.
“The ultimate luxury hotel in Cape Town is situated on Alphen – the Cape’s oldest farm – in the beautiful Constantia Winelands. A mere 20-minute drive from the bustling heart of the Mother City, Alphen Hotel offers guests breathtaking views of False Bay, award-winning cuisine, an 18-hole championship golf course and some of the most sumptuous accommodation in Cape Town.”