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Sante Winelands Hotel

Situated in the picturesque Paarl Franschhoek Valley on a 190-hectare working wine estate is the country's first destination wellness center dedicated to a healthy lifestyle. The Sante Winelands hotel, the epitome of luxury and style, offers a range of world-class accommodation options, including the Manor House, an exclusive boutique hotel, Spa Suite apartments and fully equipped four-bedroom en-suite Vineyard Villas - all in the heart of the Winelands.

The Santé Wellness Centre is designed to ‘touch all senses'. Offering Vinotherapy® as a unique, signature spa treatment, with various stress management and executive health programmes, in addition to the full range of health and beauty treatments and state-of-the-art equipment to offer the world's very best.

Golf is available at several nearby golf courses. Other facilities at the Santé Wellness Centre include a gymnasium with personal trainers and fitness assessment, saunas, steam rooms and Jacuzzi as well as pilates, thai chi and yoga, bass fishing, an eight-kilometre jogging, walking and cycling trail and horse riding.

The Sante Winelands hotel provides conference facilities and every service one would expect at a luxury hotel. The conference centre has facilities for 150 guests, four meeting rooms and a boardroom with high-speed Internet access and business services to meet all requirements.

The flagship Sommelier Restaurant presents a gourmet menu following international trends and drawing on local delicacies. At Sommelier it's all about style, presentation, flavour and service. Wellness takes special care to combine the right elements in a meal and manages to do so without the slightest hint of deprivation.

The Sante Winelands Hotel is truly one of the most luxurious Wineland hotels and Design Holidays are proud to reccommend our clients to stay at one of the Winelands finest spa hotels - The Sante Winelands Hotel.

Sante Winelands Hotel Accommodation

Accommodation at Sante Winelands consists of 90 luxuriously appointed rooms. 10 of these rooms are situated in the hotel, 40 in the surrounding Spa Suites and 40 in the 10 luxurious freestanding Vineyard Villas. All furnishing is luxurious and in keeping with superb 5-star quality.

Sante Winelands Hotel

The aesthetics of the Bergan style architecture is in perfect harmony with its environment. Cordova clay tiled roofs, textured plastered walls and plinths of natural stone blend seamlessly into the landscape of the 160-hectare working wine estate.

The main Sante Winelands hotel consists of 90 luxuriously appointed rooms.

Manor rooms (10)

Located in the Main hotel, on the first floor, ten generous suites, each luxuriously decorated in rich earth tones and textures, 4 poster baths and Romeo and Juliet balconies overlook the Piazza, water features and the Winelands scenery. All rooms fitted with air conditioning, under floor heating, satellite TV, DVD, music channel, internet, mini - bar.

Spa Suites (39)

These rooms are in clusters of 4 adjoining the hotel, creating a village feel, surrounded by water features, herb gardens, vineyards, olive groves and mountains. Special care in design of an even larger room, with sandstone floors and walls in earth tones, separate bathrooms with huge tubs and showers for two. All with their own patios, bedrooms with fireplaces and cozy window seats to watch the sun go down. All fitted with air conditioning, under floor heating, satellite TV, DVD, music channel, internet, mini - bar.

Vineyard Villas

The ultimate in luxury, your own double storey Villa, on the estate, ideal for friends and family travelling together. Four en-suite bedrooms, spacious reception rooms, lounge dining, outside terrace, swimming pool, kitchen, the full complement of services. All fitted with air conditioning, satellite TV, DVD, music channel, fridges, dish washing machines, laundry facilities. The ideal base for longer stays to scout the Winelands, with a choice of self-catering or enjoying all meals in the hotel. The services of a butler and chef provided by the hotel is also an option.

Enjoy your holiday with complete privacy in your own luxurious Villa in the heart of the Paarl-Franschhoek Valley.

Features / General Information

Hotel & Wellness Centre Features

Situated on a 160 hectare / acres working wine estate. The purpose built Wellness Centre, Restaurants and 18 outdoor pools are set in beautifully landscaped gardens, surrounded by vineyards. It overlooks a lake against the backdrop of the Franschhoek Valley.

  • Banqueting and boardroom facilities available
  • Business Facilities
  • Gourmet Dining

General Hotel Information

  • Check-in time after 14:00 / Check out 11:00
  • Concierge
  • Valet Parking
  • Same day laundry and dry cleaning service
  • 24-hour room service
  • Same day valet
  • Express check-in and check-out
  • Hair Salon
  • On site seamstress and florist

Sante Wellness

Santé Winelands Hotel & Wellness Centre provides an exclusive and luxurious menu of a la carte services.

Their professional product of choice is Académie Scientifique de Beauté. With 78 years of research and technology development you are assured of top quality professional treatments to provide rejuvenation, balance and harmony.

Sante has internationally qualified therapists who will ensure that your spa rituals and skin treatments will restore your strength, energy and equilibrium.

It is the Santé's philosophy to encourage a fresh start to a healthier, more joyful way of living. They also strive to educate and inspire the visitor to take home and apply the principles of Santé Awareness in everyday life.

Sante's tranquil, non-invasive, yet welcoming environment makes it the ideal retreat for celebrities, guests recovering from surgery, illness, physical or mental exhaustion and others simply seeking privacy and peace. For those who merely want to be spoilt and pampered, the boutique-hotel type service of The Sante Winelands Hotel is the ultimate luxury.

Situated in one of the most breathtaking locations in Southern Africa, Santé Wellness Centres will delight you with a truly indulgent experience.

Wellness is a holistic approach to health that combines all aspects of physical, mental and spiritual well-being to realign mind, body and soul.

It is a place where the noise of our busy lives is drowned out by the whispers of tranquillity - a place where we can draw upon the strength of a healthy body and the sanctuary of our inner calm.

Take this journey to wellness. Succumb to the unsurpassed luxury of Santé Wellness Centre and rediscover your innate healing power.

Fine Dining

The flagship Sommelier Restaurant presents a gourmet menu following international trends and drawing on local delicacies. At Sommelier it's all about style, presentation, flavour and service. Wellness takes special care to combine the right elements in a meal and manages to do so without the slightest hint of deprivation.

Child Policy at Sante

Children are welcome in the Spa Suites and Villas. Children under the age of 12 cannot be accommodated in the Sommelier restaurant after 19h30.

Children under the age of 16 are not permitted in the Wellness Centre.

Corporate Groups

Far from the frantic flurry of the city, visitors will find themselves moving to a new rhythm, with their shoulders unburdened and their feet free and light. Four meeting rooms One boardroom (23.86m2), accommodating up to 10 delegates Pre-function or exhibition area (78.38m2) Conference facilities for 180 guests


Santé Winelands hotel and wellness centre is located on the R45 off the N1 close to Paarl, in the very centre of the Winelands. It is situated conveniently close to Cape Town, Franschhoek, Paarl, Somerset West and Stellenbosch, as well as the well known shopping malls of the Western Cape, including the famous V & A Waterfront, Canal Walk, Tyger Valley and Somerset Mall.


The Santé Winelands Wellness Centre in the Paarl-Franschhoek valley won the coveted Conde Nast Traveller (UK) ‘Favourite Overseas Spa Retreat' award, and was also rated the third ‘Best Spa in the World' in the 2006 Conde Nast Traveller (UK) Readers Spa Awards. The prestigious awards were announced at the Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park Hotel in London on the 30th of January (2006).

  • Les Nouvelles Esthetiques Awards Destination Spa 2005
  • London Telegraph's Insider's Guide to the Top 20 Spas in the World 2005
  • Diners Club International Winelist of the Year 2005 Award of Excellence
  • World's Most Fabulous Spas (Taschen publishers USA 2005)
  • Runner up: Professional Beauty Spa Awards 2005
  • Condé Nast Traveller Italy Hot List Top Spa Resort 2004
  • Elle UK 16 Best Spas on Earth 2004

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