From R1000 PPS
Blue Gum Country Estate is a 52 hectare estate 13km from the town of Stanford and 30km from Hermanus. It comprises 3 hectares of vineyards, 40 hectares of grazing pastures (ideal for horses), approximately 1km of river frontage, 10 hectares of mountain Fynbos and a one hectare olive grove.
7 of the 12 rooms have fire places and all rooms have separate bath and shower facilities. Each room has a private verandah with either views over the Gardens or vineyards or up towards the mountains.
The lodge is set in 2 hectares of Gardens with and extensive swimming pool measuring 16mx4m. The Gardens are fully irrigated from the borehole and storage dam
Blue Gum has 3 hectares of Shiraz, established by KWV as a mother block in 2002/2003. The vineyards produce about 15 tons at present and are fully irrigated.
The 40 hectares of pastures are all supplied with a 90mm mainline irrigation system complete with supply heads for easy coupling for irrigation or water provision.
Blue Gum has a borehole capable of delivering 36 000 liters/hour. All drinking water is purified by means of an ozonation plant adjacent to the borehole. This system delivers 60 000 liters of clean water per day. Blue Gum is able to store 90 000 liters of drinking water.
Blue Gum has a 150KVA transformer on the property which provides for all the electrical needs.
After a day's exploration, guests gather round the fire or in the bar for sundowners.
. Dinner is served, depending on the time of year, in the main dining room, the Gardens or on the deck overlooking the vineyards.
. Our meals are memorable; excellent cuisine, discreet service and pleasant atmosphere.
. Breakfast is exciting and substantial perfect to set you on your way for the day.
. Light lunches are served on the deck over looking the vineyards
Our layout, surroundings and recreational alternatives make Blue Gum an ideal venue for exclusive use by a group.
. Small boardroom (10-12)
. Private dinning area
. Well-appointed private areas for informal interaction and tennis court and Lab swimming pool for relaxation and exercise.
. Full conferencing options are available on request
All credit cards are accepted when paying through Sleeping-OUT.