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.
With the relaxed and discrete feel of an exclusive private members' club, enjoy an informal and personalised dining and drinks experience around-the-clock. Our stunning mahogany Executive Lounge awaits, where you can "Plunder the Pantry" throughout the day, with delicious complimentary snacks, freshly baked breads, our daily cheese board, tempting desserts and evening canapés.
During the past year, our wonderful team has worked so hard to ensure that our beautiful hotel is ready to welcome guests, implementing new wellbeing measures, repairing, cleaning and training. We have installed air purifiers in every public area, we have implemented a new and sustainable self-disinfecting solution and we have partnered with trusted medical professionals who will offer PCR Covid-19 testing at the hotel and deliver results with speed and ease.
Forbes Five-Star rating
"Plunder the Pantry" complimentary treats
Opposite Buckingham Palace and the Royal Mews
Residents-only Executive Lounge
Two members of staff to every hotel guest
Private rooftop bar & beautiful cinema
24-hour butler service
Chauffeur service available upon request
From exceptional experiences to the ultimate opportunity to sleep under the stars, our collection of gifts is a true reflection of Hotel 41's elegance and exclusivity.
Each of our rooms share eclectic black and white touches. Most famous, though, is our Conservatory Suite, with a wood-carved bed beneath a glass roof, offering breathtaking views of the star-lit sky.
We are always delighted to discover our guests' photos and we love to share those stories and connect in a meaningful way. Nothing makes us happier than when our guests become part of our world..