Think exclusivity, think amazing views, unique and excellent accommodation and serenity … think Papyrus Lodge.
Set on a tranquil lake against the backdrop of the magnificent Helderberg mountains and in the heart of the Cape Winelands, Papyrus Lodge offers an exceptional get-away experience like no other. The superb accommodation at Papyrus Lodge is truly unlike anything else on offer in the Winelands – tailor-made for an enchanting and unforgettable stay. With magnificent views that sweep vineyards, tranquil farm land and the impressive Helderberg mountains, the mild Winelands climate and haunting African sunsets are part of the natural splendour that will leave you in awe when you visit Papyrus Lodge and its extraordinary surrounds.
Visitors to Papyrus Lodge have a choice between two exclusive types of accommodation. You can opt to stay in stylish and smart suites in the estate's gracious and elegant Cape colonial architectural style Manor House metres away from the serene lake. Alternatively you can choose to spend your time at Papyrus Lodge by making the romantic and stylish wooden chalets, built on stilts in the lake, your holiday home with a distinct difference. While staying at Papyrus Lodge, you can cool off in the estate's private, fresh-water lake on a balmy summer's day or alternatively try a spot of fishing, row out onto the water or enjoy a leisurely ride on a pedal boat on the lake.
Visitors to Papyrus Lodge also have the opportunity to experience first-hand the area's amazing array of bird- and plantlife. Another option is to simply sit quietly next to the lake and forget all about the daily stresses whilst drinking in the tranquil surroundings. Guests at Papyrus Lodge who need to be in real-time touch with family, friends and business contacts can also do so if they so wish – wireless Internet connections are available to guests. More about the two types of accommodation below.
The main Lodge is built in the traditional Cape colonial architectural style and nestles in the lush and abundant garden, only metres away from the tranquil lake. The Lodge houses four spacious and superior personalised suites of splendid quality.
Each suite has its own entrance as well as a private covered verandah where visitors can enjoy some quality time out to enjoy the vista that offers sweeping views across the lake and towards Table Mountain. Covered terraces lead you into the leafy garden where you can relax and breathe in the fresh air and exceptional surrounding natural beauty.
The restful suites are stylishly decorated with hand-picked, luxurious materials and handmade quality wooden furniture, combined with rich and welcoming colours and attention to every detail. Italian stucco walls in sandy colours add to the soothing atmosphere while underfloor heating enhances to the five-star experience.
The Superior Suites are fitted with designer bathrooms boasting extra large walk-in showers for the utmost comfort. In addition the suites are also each fitted with a modern kitchen counter with exclusive appliances to allow visitors to cater for meals and also many tempting meal options from the surrounding restaurants all offering top cuisine. There are four two-roomed luxury Suites for two people sharing and some are available to families with one or two children who will be sharing the suite with their parents.