Bonne Esperance is a boutique guesthouse nestled in the charming enclave of Stellenbosch –known for its majestic mountains, lush vineyards and plethora of history, arts and culture. The guesthouse is set in a Victorian villa that was built in 1907 and has retained its old-world charm with the welcome addition of modern comforts to ensure our guests revel in a perfect stay.
There are 17 individually decorated rooms; each with the its own air-conditioning, Smart-TV, wireless internet, tea & coffee making facilities, a mini-bar, hairdryer and laptop safe.
The recent addition to the family is our self-catering apartments, which are located 50m away from the main house, yet with all the trappings you would wish to expect from staying at Bonne Esperance.
Guests who stay at the main house can enjoy a full breakfast in the breakfast room or out on the sunshine-dappled veranda.
Deluxe Balcony or Patio Room
The Deluxe Rooms are spacious, stylish and exceptionally comfortable.
Five of the rooms have balconies while the three remaining rooms have patios, all of which open onto the central courtyard and swimming pool.
Classic Guest Room
The Classic Guest Rooms are spacious, stylish and exceptionally comfortable. The rooms and en suite bathrooms have all been renovated (completed September 2019). We have three Classic Guest Rooms in total, one on the first floor and the other two are situated on the ground floor.
Classic Family Room
The Classic Family Rooms are spacious, stylish and exceptionally comfortable. The rooms and en suite bathrooms have all been renovated (completed September 2019). We have two Classic Family Rooms in total, one on the ground floor and one on the first floor.
Loft Guest Room
The two Loft Guest Rooms are situated in the attic of our Victorian-style villa and are perfect for couples. Each cosy Loft Guest Room is en suite with a shower, seating space for two and a desk.
Budget Single Room
Our Single Guest Rooms are small yet supremely functional, ideal for single travelers or business people. One of the rooms has a Three Quarter Bed while the other has a Standard Double Bed.
Please note that these rooms are located next to communal areas which may cause noise disturbances.
Studio Apartments (Self Catering)
Bonne Esperance’s studio apartments provides an alternative form of luxury accommodation that retains all the quaint charm and top-quality hospitality that forms our character.
Honeymoon Studio (Self Catering)
The Honeymoon Studio is spacious, stylish and exceptionally comfortable with a romantic four poster bed. The Honeymoon Studio boasts an en suite bathroom with a Victorian bath and crystal chandelier.
One Bedroom Apartment (Self Catering)
The apartment boasts an open plan living area with a kitchen and lounge area, one bedroom and en suite bathroom with walk in shower. The kitchen is fully equipped with a stove, microwave, refrigerator and dishwasher. The lounge area has a double sleeper couch for families traveling with children.