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.
Summer Lodge is a wonderful environment in which to relax and recharge your batteries. There is a wide collection of treatments to choose from, including restorative facials for men and women, head and full body massages, manicures, pedicures and more. Our mindfulness classes with qualified teacher Verity Woodgate will invigorate you with the sounds, sights, smells and tastes of the present moment.
The rejuvenative sanctuary of our Spa offers guests the opportunity to purify and detox. Our Executive Chef prides himself on showcasing local ingredients, particularly the vegetables, fruits and herbs that are grown in our gardens. Vegetarians are well catered for - try the local goats curd with courgette flowers and garden peas, followed by the tenderstem broccoli risotto and toasted almonds. Vegan options are available upon request.
Sit back and immerse yourself in the soothing bubbles of our heated Jacuzzi.
Relax in our indoor swimming pool, enclosed in a large glass conservatory and perfectly heated all year round.
Our studio gym is equipped with a state-of-the-art cross-trainer, treadmill, rowing maching, exercise bike and a variety of free weights to help you achieve your fitness goals.
Telephone: +44 (0) 1935 482 045
Spa Director: Rosemary Sumner-Pike
Hotel guests and spa treatments:
7am - 9pm
Full day visitors:
10.30am - 5.30pm
9am - 1pm or 1.30pm - 5.30pm
Treatments should be cancelled at least 24 hours beforehand to avoid being charged.