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The Werf Cottages
Bedroom with King bed
Sitting room in the Werf Cottages
View of the Drakenstein Mountains from outside the Werf Cottages
Bathroom with bathtub and shower
Stream running through the gardens
Werf Cottage gardens at Boschendal
View of the Drakenstein mountains
Flowers in the gardens
View of trees in the gardens
Grapes in the gardens of the Werf Cottages
Swimming pool with sun-loungers outside the Werf Cottages
Grapevines outside the Werf Cottages

Situated behind and adjacent to the historic werf of Boschendal with ravishing views of the surrounding countryside and mountains,  these subtly restored and furnished farm cottages create a virtual village in the Cape-picturesque manner in an idyllic setting.

This is the unspoilt Cape as Arthur Elliott photographed it. Only an hour’s drive from Cape Town, they are ideal for historic or wineland getaways and romantic weekends. Each cottage has its own fireplace and small kitchen, while the Boschendal restaurant and Deli are within walking distance. The manor house, garden, farm, estate and mountains are all there for you to enjoy.  Inclusive of breakfast.


Booking enquiries:

Tel: +27 21 8704290

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The Werf Cottages - Rooms


The Werf Cottages’ bedrooms offer a cosy, intimate setting.

Each cottage has 1 bedroom with ensuite bathroom.

Two children can be accommodated on day beds in the 4 larger cottages

The Werf Cottages - Amenities

Amenities and Services

  • Shared swimming pool
  • Fully equipped kitchennette
  • Sat TV
  • WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Access to all farm activities
  • Serviced daily

Explore The Boschendal Estate

Weddings & Functions

Boschendal provides an idyllic natural setting for large and small functions. The Boschendal Manor House, Rhone Homestead, The Olive Press, the Werf Restaurant and the beautiful gardens are available to host an array of celebrations or events in a relaxed and tranquil environment.

Our Wines

Given our exceptional winemaking heritage of almost 300 years, the Boschendal cellar masters meticulously balance rustic tradition and modern innovation to produce classic, fruity wines while upholding the ecological integrity that has become synonymous with our brand.


Guest accommodation is a recent addition to the farm with luxury accommodation ranging from the historical Herbert Baker designed Rhodes Cottage to beautifully restored farm labourer cottages. With emphasis on stylish simplicity the guest cottages are authentic, rural yet contemporary in character.