Our Superior Plus room category has been renamed to Luxury and given pride of place, at the top of our beautiful room line-up. The next time you make a reservation at Oude Werf look out for the following room categories: Luxury, Deluxe and Superior.

We’re delighted to introduce our new chef, Jeromy Joubert, who joined the Oude Werf team this month. Having spent seven years working at Oude Werf’s sister hotel, the Vineyard Hotel in Newlands, Jeromy Joubert says the company’s ‘ethos’ and vision resonated  with him and drew him back. “My years at the Vineyard Hotel were the […]

Oude Werf we are excited to be working alongside Bergzicht Training; a facility where they offer basic skills training that will enable them to work in the many hotels and restaurants in the area.

Our GM Elanie Fourie is back at the helm after giving birth to her son, Paul. Here we speak to her about what she’s most looking forward to this year and the big plans she has for Oude Werf. How does it feel to be back? EF: From a work point of view it’s wonderful […]

It is with extremely heavy hearts that we bid farewell to our much-loved and esteemed matriarch, Kitty Petousis. At the age of 92, Kitty passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family. Kitty was a doyenne of the South African hotel industry and earned the reputation of being a passionate and savvy business woman in the […]

Fair Trade Tourism certification distinguishes our landmark hotel! In October 2015, Oude Werf Hotel received official certification from Fair Trade Tourism – an organisation that recognises and promotes sustainable and responsible tourism and hoteling on our continent. For us it is a well deserved ‘cherry on top’ after many years of major improvements and additions […]

(Stellenbosch, 1 September 2015) Encouraging visitors to explore the heart of Stellenbosch, Oude Werf Hotel invites guests to celebrate South Africa’s delicious heritage on 19 September, with a special menu of much-loved South African favourites. This 3-course dinner, including coffee or tea costs R333 per person. Each course will consist of three delicious items, enjoyed […]

Make it an Easter of romance at Oude Werf Hotel For those wanting an escape from bunnies, baskets and Easter egg hunts, Oude Werf Hotel is ready to show guests a different side to everyone’s favourite long weekend. While Easter can be a time dedicated to family and big lunches, Oude Werf understands that some […]

Treat your leading lady with Oude Werf Restaurant and Kleine Zalze wines (Stellenbosch, 5 May 2015) Together with Kleine Zalze wines, Oude Werf Restaurant will be offering the leading lady in your life an indulgent four-course lunch, to celebrate Mother’s Day. With a menu created to showcase the exceptional wines of Kleine Zalze, guests will […]