Grande Roche


The Grande Roche features a historic manor house converted to a luxurious accommodation ideal for those looking to relax away during their time away from home.

Experience scenic views of Cape Town’s iconic Winelands, head out on wine tasting tours at some of the best wine farms and enjoy relaxing activities offered exclusively at the Grand Roche.


  • Set in heart of the scenic town of Paarl
  • Elegant Cape Dutch manor estate
  • Beautiful, elegant suites – perfect for honeymooners
  • Superbly stocked wine-cellar
  • Michelin-trained chef with restaurant service food out of this world
  • Member of ‘Small Luxury Hotels of the World’

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South Africa, Cape Winelands, Paarl

Type of Accommodation


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Grande Roche offers an extensive range of facilities to ensure that you make the most out of your time away from home. Indulge in a rejuvenating massage at the Grande Roche’s exclusive spa, cool off at their well-maintained swimming, browse through their art gallery and take advantage of their tennis court, well-stocked bar, and laundry services.

General Facilities

  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool
  • Gym
  • Restaurant
  • Computer facilities
  • Art Gallery
  • Bar
  • Laundry service
  • Tennis Court


The Grande Roche offers dishes prepared by Michelin-trained Executive Chef, Roland Gorgosilich at the luxe Bosman’s Restaurant. Indulge in mouth-watering international dishes infused with a blend of African spices and the chef’s creative flair.

Devour a freshly prepared meal offered in a more casual setting at Grande Roche’s very own bistro; the Bistro Allegro. Choose from dishes such as Pan-fried Kingklip and Prawn or Beef Carpaccio or indulge in a 3-course candle-lit dinner offered at the Grand Roche’s private dining room that features a romantic fireplace and exquisite décor.


The Grande Roche offers a range of suites to choose from:

Studio Suite: The Grande Roche offer 4 Studio suites. These suites that were once home to coaches and carriages of the estate has been carefully converted into luxurious accommodations. Each suite features a lounge, a bedroom and a semi-private garden that promises breathtaking views of the surrounding landscapes.

Terrace Suite: The Grande Roche offer 18 Terrace suites. These suites offer maximum privacy and feature a bedroom, a private lounge, and a private outdoor terrace with picturesque views of the region.

Garden Suite: Indulge in luxury and experience a very private stay at the Grande Roche’s Garden Suite. The suite features a king-sized bed, bathroom with double showers and a Jacuzzi, a private terrace and an exclusive closed-off patio.

Room Amenities

Studio Suite AMENITIES

  • Air conditioning
  • En-suite bath and shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe in room
  • Tea & coffee-making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Underfloor heating
  • Wi-fi available in room

Other Room Types

The old slave quarters on the estate have been transformed into 5 beautiful Duplex Suites named in the true essence of their historical past : Java, Jasmijn, Batavia, Malabaar and Koljanner.

Each suite features a spacious lounge and is spacious enough to accommodate an additional single bed for families. The upstairs bedroom offers a twin or king bed with lovely views over the gardens.

There are 4 Studio Suites which were once the coach and carriage houses of the historic estate. They now consist of a lounge and bedroom with a semi-private garden terrace with breathtaking views of the Drakenstein Mountains in the distance. One of these rooms is also wheelchair accessible.

For something ultra-luxurious and private, the Garden Suite is totally private. The suite, which was originally the stable, features a lounge, a bedroom with king-sized bed, a bathroom with a double shower and Jacuzzi, and both a private sun terrace and separate closed-off patio.


  • Guided walks
  • Day tours
  • Biking
  • Hiking
  • Tennis

Tour Rates

DatesBoard BasisRates From
01 Jan 2018 - 31 Mar 2018Bed & Breakfast R2310
01 Apr 2018 - 31 Oct 2018Bed & Breakfast R1635

Our rates are per person sharing unless we note differently.

Please treat all pricing as a guide only:

  • All rates are subject to availability and may change without notice
  • Single supplements may apply
  • Rates may be different for different room types
  • The most competitive rates for accommodation are available in our tailored packages

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