Hermanus, Western Cape
Cradled amid the hills of the Hemel-en-Aarde (Heaven and Earth) valley,
Bouchard Finlayson is widely acclaimed as one of South Africa’s leading boutique wine cellars.
With a terroir defined by both ancient soils and a cool maritime climate, the vineyards of Bouchard Finlayson are famous for producing award-winning
Pinot Noir, elegant Chardonnay and terroir-driven Sauvignon Blanc, while inspired blends showcase the depth of skill and innovation in our winemaking team.
The Bouchard Finlayson cellar is conveniently located a scenic 90 minutes’ drive from Cape Town, close to the world-famous whale-watching centre of Hermanus.
The Homestead is the heart of the lodge; the dining room and terrace area is a haven of old-world charm and elegance, augmented by our outstanding private art collection. This formal dining room has an air of warmth and splendid luxury. Discover specialities offered from our Executive Chef’s table a la carte menu. Dishes are a feast for all the senses, served in an atmosphere of conviviality and true South African hospitality.
Bushmans Kloof showcases an extensive wine cellar, with nearly 3000 bottles drawn from 700 producers in South Africa and abroad. Discover South Africa’s landmark vintages and auction rarities, boutique cellars and iconic brands. The cellar includes an impressive selection from Bouchard Finlayson, our sister-property in The Red Carnation Hotel Collection, which is renowned for producing world-class Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc.
Cellar tastings are offered on request, with a particular focus on the wines of the Cederberg. Alongside the exciting range of South African wines, beers and craft spirits, a selection of French Champagne and Cognac is available.