Located in the Drakenstein Valley, Babylonstoren is a historic Cape Dutch farm that seamlessly blends rustic charm with modern luxury. With its lush gardens, exquisite vineyards, and centuries-old architecture, Babylonstoren invites you to step into a world where nature and heritage harmoniously converge. Whether you're exploring the sprawling grounds, indulging in world-class wines, or savoring farm-to-table cuisine, Babylonstoren offers an unforgettable experience for every visitor.

At Babylonstoren, the essence of the Cape Winelands comes to life. This iconic estate is more than just a winery; it's a destination where guests can immerse themselves in the beauty of the natural landscape, enjoy unique culinary delights, and relax in luxurious accommodations. Perfect for a day visit or an extended stay, Babylonstoren promises a unique blend of relaxation, adventure, and cultural enrichment.


White and Dessert Wines
Chardonnay, Chenin Blanc, Viognier
Red Wine
Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Mourvèdre, Shiraz
Wine Tours and Experiences
Wine Tasting: Walk-In, Wine Tasting: By Appointment, Wine Tasting: Busses Welcome, Bio-Dynamic or Organic Wine’, Wine & Food Pairing, Guided Cellar or Vineyard Tours: Reservations Required, Meet the Winemaker, Wine Blending, Wine or Cooking Classes, Wine Club


Guest House, Hotel
No. of rooms
Babylonstoren offers a range of luxurious accommodations, from charming cottages to elegant suitors, each thoughtfully designed to provide comfort and tranquility. With stunning views of the gardens and vineyards, guests can enjoy modern amenities and impeccable service, ensuring a restful and rejuvenating stay.


The farm's restaurant, Babel, is a celebration of Babylonstoren's farm-to-table philosophy. Housed in a converted cow shed, Babel serves fresh, seasonal dishes crafted from the farm's own produce. The menu is a vibrant mix of flavours and colours, offering a unique culinary experience that is both nourishing and delightful.
Type of Restaurant
Fine Dining
Star Grading
Five Star
Other Options
Market, Outside Seating, Open on Sundays


Business Hours


Accommodation, Air-Conditioning, Bakery, Bar, BBQ Facilities, Bridal or Honeymoon Suite, Business Facilities, Celebrations & Special Events, Child Friendly, Children’s Activities, Children’s Menu, Conference and Events Venue, Cycling or Mountain Biking Trails, Family Rooms, Farm Animals or Wildlife, Free Parking on Site, Grounds, High Chairs, Hiking Trails, Horse Riding, Indoor Play Area, Museum, Music Concert, Non-smoking Rooms, Outdoor Play Area, Pet Friendly, Petting Zoo, Picnic Area, Public Garden, Restaurant, Satellite TV Channels, Shopping, Spa, Swimming Pool, Tractor Rides, Wedding Venue, Wheelchair Accessible, Wi-Fi, Wine Tasting

Contact Info

Klapmuts-Simondium Road, Drakenstein Ward 1, Simondium, Drakenstein Local Municipality, Cape Winelands District Municipality, Western Cape, 7670, South Africa