Fernwood is an elegant colonial style home in the leafy suburb of Newlands surrounded by lush greenery with wonderful mountain views.
Our exclusive guest house, catering for no more than 16 guests, ensures warm friendly personal service in gracious and elegant surroundings.
All with their own unique character, we offer exquisitely decorated air-conditioned rooms, king or twin bedded on request, most with balcony or garden patio. These superior luxury rooms with finely appointed bathrooms are complemented by two executive suites, The Almond and The Rose.
French Provincial Breakfast room – this elegant furnished French kitchen and breakfast room renowned for its wonderful breakfasts overlooks the swimming pool and landscaped garden abundant with bird life. On lovely summer mornings breakfast is also served on the covered patio adjoining the
Guest lounge – the large comfortably appointed guest lounge with its cosy fire place leads to an outdoor covered patio overlooking the large swimming pool area. For a more intimate occasion visit our Formal Lounge and Bar situated on the opposite side of the manor house.
Study/library – this work as our reception and work station for the guests filled with many good books
Boardroom available for board meetings, small conference facilities and private dining.
On the door step of Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens and mountain walks. Minutes to University of Cape Town, Newlands cricket and rugby, Cavendish Square, Constantia Wine Valley and many fine restaurants in our area.
Easy access to all tourist attractions, Surrounded by five top golf courses and not forgetting our beaches on the Atlantic and Indian Ocean.
Very secure, gated off street parking.
Superior Luxury is revealed at every turn of our spacious bedrooms with their own unique rich classic contemporary warm character. The individually designed and decorated rooms are sun-drenched sanctuaries, most with private balcony or covered patios overlooking the pool, garden with wonderful mountain views.
The Boutique Guest House luxurious rooms boast beautifully equipped full heated en suite bathrooms with separate bath and shower, and heated towel rails and all the necessary complimentary toiletries. King or Twin beds dressed in percale linen, fans, under floor heating, satellite TV, fully stocked bar fridge, safe, ADSL internet access and telephones. Complimentary Tea and Coffee Tray
The following types are available at Fernwood Manor:
Manor House - Four superior luxury en-suite aircondioned bedrooms, of which two have private balconies. Two of these bedrooms are situated in their own private wing and work very well as a Family Wing.
Garden/Pool Rooms - Three Superior Luxury en-suite bedrooms open onto covered patio overlooking swimming pool/landscaped gardens with outstanding mountain views and private entrance.
The Almond Suite - Situated upstairs in the Manor House this exquisitely decorated Honeymoon suite with French doors opening onto extensive private verandah with wonderful mountain views. This extra large executive room with finally appointed dressing room en-suite furnished with all the luxuries to make your stay as comfortable and memorable as possible.
The Rose Suite - New addition to Fernwood Manor – Private entrance into the most elegantly decorated private suite opening onto own landscaped garden and patio to relax on. Dressing room leads you into large French bathroom with his/her French vanity, double glass shower and spa bath.
Telephone / ADSL internet access
King / twin bed on request
Fully stocked bar fridge
Safe and radio alarm
Velour cotton bath robes
Cotton percale linen / luxury bath sheets
Complimentary tea and coffee Tray
Under Floor Heating
We are located within easy access to all Cape Town and Peninsula tourist attractions, with Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden a mere stroll away.
Walking Distance to Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens
Wonderful walks in Newlands and Cecelia Forests and surrounding mountain passes.
The University of Cape Town
Newlands Rugby and Cricket Grounds
The Sport Science Centre
Groot Schuur, Royal College of Surgeons, Kingsbury, Newlands Clinic
Belmont Square and Vineyard Conference Centre
South African Breweries
Kelvin Grove, Vineyard Hotel
Leading Schools: Herschel, Rondebosch, Bishops, and Walking distance SACS and Westerford
Restaurants – Many fine restaurants in our Newlands Village
Golf Courses – Mowbray, Rondebosch and Royal Cape
Shopping – Cavendish Square, Constantia Village
7 minutes to Constantia Winelands and shopping Centre
10 minutes to V & A Waterfront
15 minutes to Cape Town International Airport
15 minutes to the beautiful Cape beaches and the picturesque fishing village of Hout Bay.
Tours - private or group tours and car hire arrangements and booking of restaurants made if required.
Airport transfers also arranged