Devon Valley Hotel

Devon Valley Road, Stellenbosch, ,South Africa
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The Devon Valley Hotel is tucked away in a tranquil corner of the Winelands, boasting some of the most breath-taking views of hotels in Stellenbosch.

Most of the fifty stylishly furnished rooms offer simply spectacular views across vineyards and olive groves towards the Helderberg in the distance.

This charming Stellenbosch hotel is well-known for is authentic ‘handmade hospitality’, with a proud history dating back to 1947 when the main building was constructed from Canadian Cedarwood. The truly unique original design as well as the hotel’s current contemporary colonial feel remains part of its appeal with guests and visitors alike.

Of Stellenbosch accommodation it’s arguably one of the most ideal settings for special celebrations, romantic getaways, family holidays,

or productive winelands conferences. Although guests are spoiled for choice in Stellenbosch restaurants, most prefer to dine inhouse.

Guests enjoy the superb a la carte menu options, al fresco dining on the Vineyard Terrace and especially for Sunday Lunch, Flavours is one of the most popular buffet restaurants in Stellenbosch. The Devon Valley is a hotel in Stellenbosch offering a truly unforgettable and rejuvenating retreat.



The valley-facing rooms each have their own private decks and the north-facing rooms open into private courtyards with wonderful views of the vineyards or olive groves.


Devon Valley is home to arguably one of the most unique hotels in Stellenbosch with its historic main building constructed entirely from Canadian Cedarwood. Built in 1947, the main building is home to the hotel’s tastefully decorated Classic Double rooms offering an unforgettable winelands retreat and the opportunity to indulge in a tranquil hotel in valley experience.

Colonial charm and modern elegance are cleverly combined in the décor elements. In each hotel room the authenticity of the main building’s wooden structure is maintained and also celebrated through the rich textures and warm colour of the fabrics, contrasting with crisp white bed linen. The bathrooms are extremely spacious with large walk-in showers and free-standing Queen Anne baths. The Classic Double rooms are either North or South facing, most leading out to private courtyards or wooden decks where guests can enjoy breath-taking Valley or Vineyard views.

Additional information: 25sqm, deck/Courtyard, satellite TV, WIFI, en suite bathroom, Mini bar, Safe, Tea/coffee making facilities, air-conditioning


The Classic Twin Rooms are situated in the main building’s West and East Wings, flanking Reception, the Bar and Lounge, Vineyard Terrace and restaurant. The Devon Valley is extremely popular as a luxury Stellenbosch hotel offering an ideal location not only for individual leisure and corporate travellers, but also conference and tour groups. These rooms are in high demand and close to the hotel’s conference venues and buffet restaurant.


The Classic Twin Rooms offer ample space and privacy, whether guests are travelling together as family members or sharing accommodation as conference delegates. These spacious twin rooms ensure luxurious comfort and convenience in one of the most exquisite Stellenbosch hotels, enclosed by its own working vineyard. Room décor incorporates classic earthy tones as well as playful spots of colour in cushions, throws or headboards. Above the room decks a shady canopy of climbing vines also create beautiful spaces in which guests can enjoy a truly refreshing stay over experience.



The Vineyard Luxury rooms are all situated in the two Vineyard blocks on the Eastern side of the hotel property and boasts some of the most magnificent vineyard and valley views of hotels in Stellenbosch. A number of Vineyard rooms have inter-leading rooms which can accommodate a family of five. These contemporary and elegant rooms carry over the unique design elements that have made the Devon Valley Hotel an award winning destination.

The rooms are simply gorgeous, boasting dramatic, rich fabric colours, and either plush carpets in earthy tones in first floor rooms or elegant bamboo flooring in deep mahogany on the ground floor.

The rooms on ground floor each lead out to a private patio those on the first floor have elegant Juliette balconies, from which guests enjoy unobstructed valley views.

The Vineyard Luxury Rooms are extremely spacious and has beautiful en-suite bathrooms separated from the bedroom by convenient sliding stacking doors, enhancing the effect of an elegant, comfortable space in truly delightful surroundings. The Vineyard Luxury Rooms are the ideal accommodation option for winelands break aways, family holidays or any special celebration. The Devon Valley is most definitely a Stellenbosch hotel with a warm hospitality heart that consistently delivers unforgettable and refreshing holiday experiences for guests and visitors alike.

Additional information: 40 sqm, garden and valley views, satellite TV, WiFi, en-suite bathroom with step-in rain shower, safe, Nespresso coffee machine, tea making facilities.


The Petit Classic Rooms are situated adjacent to the historic main building of the hotel and leads out to a tranquil Lavender Courtyard with shaded seating areas and water fountain.

The rooms, all with en-suite bathrooms and luxurious finishes, are stylishly decorated in soft and calming earthy tones, offering guests a delightfully cosy and comfortable Stellenbosch hotel stay over experience. Situated conveniently close to the hotel’s main reception area, Cedarwood Lounge and Flavours Restaurant, the rooms offer a refreshingly quiet and private retreat, while still part of the warm hospitality heart and uniqueness that make the Devon Valley Hotel one of the most popular and charming hotels in Stellenbosch.

A firm favourite with single corporate travellers on business trips, conference delegates who are part of a group, or holidaying couples exploring the Stellenbosch area, the Petit Classic Rooms are excellent stay over options for a truly unforgettable winelands visit.

Additional information: 20 sqm, garden views, satellite TV, WiFi, en-suite bathroom with step-in rain shower, safe, tea/coffee making facilities, air conditioning.


The spacious Family Room is situated in the East Wing of the hotel’s historic main building. Many hotels in Stellenbosch cater for the needs of families and the Devon Valley is certainly no exception.

It offers a tranquil vineyard setting with lots of opportunity for leisurely walks, a play area for the kids and space for the family to enjoy their stay over in elegant, comfortable surroundings. The open plan Family Room includes two queen-size double beds and en-suite bathroom with large walk-in shower and free-standing bath.

The room boasts vineyard views from the shady patio. A beautiful canopy of vine leaves adds to the feeling that a stay over in this Stellenbosch hotel is a truly refreshing Winelands experience not to be missed!

Additional information: 50sqm, deck, satellite TV, WI-FI, en suite bathroom, Safe, Tea/coffee making facilities, air-conditioning


Located in the West Wing of the hotel’s historic main building, the Family Suite is the ultimate family luxury room, offering two separate rooms with shared entrance and a central en-suite bathroom.

It is ideal for parents sharing with kids. The main bedroom, leading out to a tranquil lavender courtyard with a fountain, has a queen-size double bed and the other room has twin beds. Both rooms have TV and its own tea/coffee making facilities. The main room is north-facing.

Stellenbosch hotels offer the ideal location for families to explore not only the Winelands, but further afield on easy day drives. ‘Home-base’ is therefore everything a family may wish for when opting for a unique hotel in valley location.



The Devon Valley Hotel’s signature restaurant, ‘Flavours’, offers one of the most exquisite settings of restaurants in Stellenbosch and has been the preferred destination for memorable Winelands celebrations over many decades. The restaurant is ideal for any special occasion: from a romantic dinner for two in a quiet corner to a family and friends gathering to celebrate together.

Guests and visitors can expect Authentic, Contemporary Cape Cuisine in a most picturesque Stellenbosch restaurant setting where the focus is on bold flavours, celebrating classic dishes with creative flair and fresh clean tastes. It is best described as a concept of food which is essentially simple, yet where flavour always comes first. The menu changes monthly to accommodate the freshest seasonal produce.

In addition to the flavour combinations, the extensive and award-winning wine list aims to compliment the theme to excite and please the most discerning of palates. Flavours is about a feast of fine food and bold, delicious wines, best enjoyed in great company!


The stylishly decorated Cedarwood Lounge & Bar with comfortable and trendy leather couches has become a much coveted and ever popular meeting place, highly conducive to long evenings alongside the cosy fireplace. The Cedarwood Lounge & Bar is home to one of the most definitive collections of single malt whiskeys in South Africa and is frequented by self-confessed whisky lovers from all over the globe. Light lunches are served daily between 12:00 – 17:00.

The Cedarwood Lounge & Bar also enjoys the role as the tasting room for the award winning SylvanVale Vineyards.

The Cedarwood Lounge & Bar inevitably lays claim to quite a large portion of any unsuspecting visitor’s schedule and a fair amount of time should be allocated for the thorough enjoyment of this wonderfully welcoming and cosy corner of The Devon Valley Hotel.


The hotel’s bar and lounge area lead onto the Vineyard Terrace, which is the ideal spot for light and lazy lunches with breath-taking views of the hotel’s very own SylvanVale Vineyards and the Helderberg in the distance. The area can seat in excess of 60 guests and is extremely popular for functions and weddings and many a memorable occasion has been facilitated by the natural beauty of the area, the friendly and attentive staff, and the delectable Cape cuisine. A full bar and seasonal al fresco menu is available seven days a week between 11:00 – 23:00.

The terrace is a place to unwind after a long day’s work or leisure. If you can find the time for quiet contemplation, some much-needed relaxation, or a joyous celebration the Vineyard Terrace proves to be the perfect restaurant in Stellenbosch.


The Devon Valley Hotel offers one of the most beautiful and tranquil Winelands settings for conference venues in Stellenbosch. Gorgeous views of our very own SylvanVale Vineyards surrounding the hotel, create a lush green environment in which our delegates can enjoy a productive and rewarding conference experience in Stellenbosch. The hotel offers 6 meeting venues, which are flooded with natural light, fully air-conditioned, and configurable to almost any seating


  • Arrival coffee and tea
  • Mid-morning coffee, tea and delicious sweet/savoury snacks
  • Two-course lunch and fruit juice per person
  • Afternoon coffee, tea and mini cake stand
  • Notepaper, pens, mineral water and sweets on the table
  • Complimentary WiFi


We offer standard equipment including flip charts, white board, screen, lectern and data projector. Any equipment not mentioned can be hired from various hotel-appointed suppliers.


The Banqueting Team, supported by the hotel’s Food & Beverage Team, has excellent experience in coordinating weddings, conferences and functions efficiently, enthusiastically and creatively. The team is always ready to serve and assist on site, allowing delegates to focus on the task at hand – undisturbed and comfortable participation in a memorable and productive meeting time in one of the most ideally situated conference venues in Stellenbosch.

Our conference and banqueting facilities are ideal for an elegant and festive Winelands wedding, day conferences or fun teambuilding activities. For more information and a detailed breakdown of seating capacities, Download our 2020 Conference Pack.


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