Whatever time of year
The Cellars-Hohenort celebrates the seasons with a carefully selected range of events each month. Enjoy inspiring talks, sample extraordinary cuisine, taste new vintages and learn about the latest trends – there is something to suit all interests. We look forward to welcoming you in the coming months!
ANNUAL ARDMORE EXHIBITION
13 - 16 February 2020
The Hohenort building will once again play host to our annual Ardmore exhibition. This year’s theme will be The Sabi Collection, with Sabi Collection Fabrics launching at the show. Pieces from both Ardmore Ceramic Art & Ardmore Design will be featured.
VALENTINE'S DAY DINNER
Friday, 14 February 2020
Celebrate the most romantic day of the year with a delectable six-course Valentine’s Day dinner at The Conservatory restaurant. Enjoy a romantic stroll in our beautiful garden before sharing a pre-dinner glass of bubbles with your loved one.
R 750 per person
MAD HATTER TEA PARTY
Leap Day Mad Hatter Tea Party
Join us for our Mad Hatter & Chocolate-themed High Tea on Leap Day. Starting at 13h30, the event includes a welcome drink and special gift for each guest, and there will be prizes for the smallest, largest & maddest hat – so make sure to dress the part!
R 350 per person
CHRISTO BRAND SPEAKER EVENT
Human Rights Day
We would like to invite you to spend dinner (including a welcome drink) with Madiba’s former prison guard, Christo Brand, who will reflect on their close camaraderie. Part of the proceeds will go to Sisters Incorporated.
R 575 per person
WINE CELLAR PRIVATE DINING
Romantic Private Dining
Looking for a unusual yet romantic spot to impress a date - or pop the question? Wanting to celebrate that special anniversary or birthday in an intimate setting? Then book a private dining experience for two in our beautifully appointed wine cellar.
9-Course tasting menu, R 800 per person
GREENHOUSE SUMMER LUNCH
Treat yourself to lunch at Greenhouse this summer
Treat yourself to lunch in our award-winning Greenhouse restaurant. Chef Farrel Hirsch has created an African-inspired 3-course choice menu with amuse-bouche and petits fours. Lunch is available Tuesday to Saturday.
3-Couse menu R 600 per person. Wine pairing R 350 per person
CLASSIC HIGH TEA
Our talented pastry chefs have created an irresistibly decadent Classic High Tea which includes savoury treats and an array of sweet delights – not to forget the traditional Finger sandwiches. Classic High Tea is served daily from 15h00 to 17h00.
R 245 per person, includes tea or coffee
Breakfast Buffet and Hot Selection
Our continental breakfast buffet is available daily from 07h00 to 10h30 in The Conservatory – relax in the breakfast room or on the terrace overlooking the garden and enjoy a hot breakfast selection, fresh fruit and veggie juices, coffee and tea.
R 247 per person
CHEF'S BLACKBOARD SPECIALS
Available daily for lunch and dinner
Chef Paul Nash creates a daily blackboard special which includes some of his favourites starters, mains and desserts - pick one course, two or all three. Available daily for lunch and dinner in the Conservatory.
From R 75 to R 235 per course per person
Picnics in our award winning gardens
Enjoy the season of blooming flowers with a picnic on the lawns of our historic gardens. Choose from one of three Picnic basket options. If you are in a celebratory mood you can elect to add sparkling wine (MCC) or a bottle of Veuve Cliquot.
Picnic Basket Price: R155 per person | R200 per person | R285 per person
GUIDED GARDEN TOURS
Wednesdays at 10h30
The guided garden tours take place every Wednesday at 10h30, guests will be in the capable hands of our garden manager. When the tour concludes, guests can enjoy tea and freshly baked scones outside in the picturesque garden setting or on the hotel’s Conservatory terrace.
R 135 per person, includes 1 hour garden tour, tea & scones