Babylonstoren - Hotel

Accommodation
  • Babylonstoren Farm, Klapmuts/Simondium Road
  • Simondium, Western Cape
  • 7670
  • SOUTH AFRICA
  • +021 863 3852
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Who are we?

Our guest suites echo Cape Dutch farm buildings. The style developed in the Cape Colony of the 17th and 18th century: outer walls are whitewashed and decorated with ornate gables and thatched roofs. Interiors are pleasantly cool in summer (due to thick walls) and are heated by open hearths in winter. Babylonstoren has an exceptionally well-preserved werf. It consists of a main residence, old cellar, koornhuis (where wheat and hay was stored) and row of service buildings, bell tower, ornate fowl pen and dove cote surrounded by the traditional low whitewashed walls. Some of these have been converted into guest accommodation, while a disused kraal was turned into our restaurant, Babel. Limited guest accommodation is available adjacent to the garden. We love the original architecture of the Drakenstein Valley and its sympathetic blending with landscape and climate. We also want to reflect its fine craftsmanship.

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July 07

March 20

Carmen Arendse @Babylonstoren - Hotel: The Farmhouse suites include nine one-bedroom suites. These all have access to an outdoor swimming pool and a hot spa area that includes a salt room, sauna and vitality pool as well as a lounge area.

1 year ago

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Babylonstoren Farm, Klapmuts/Simondium Road
Simondium Western Cape 7670
+021 863 3852