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The Vineyard Hotel announces a more ‘ethical’ kitchen and a partnership with Farmer Angus The Vineyard Hotel in Newlands is excited to announce a few changes in their kitchen – including a partnership with Farmer Angus, which sees the introduction of his beef and free range eggs to the hotel’s menus in the Garden Lounge […]

Show dad he is the ‘best ever’ with Father’s Day Lunch at the Vineyard Hotel Spoil dad to a man-sized lunch this Father’s Day, with a three-course feast at the Vineyard Hotel’s The Square Restaurant for only R335 per person. Showcasing a mixture of traditional classics and modern favourites, there is sure to be a […]

The Vineyard Hotel is Cape Town’s Good Food and Wine Hotel Further establishing its reputation as Cape Town‟s leading food and wine hotel, the Vineyard Hotel in Newlands is thrilled to announce that it has been appointed as the official Celebrity Chefs‟ accommodation partner for the 2015 Good Food & Wine Show in Cape Town. […]

The Vineyard Hotel are looking forward to hosting the much-anticipated Tastes of France wine-paired dinner, taking place on Friday 27 November. This fabulously French affair, will be an intimate dinner, pairing continental wines with a locally-inspired menu. “With a view to celebrating the unforgettable tastes of France, we are excited to be hosting this wine-paired […]

We are thrilled to announce that the Vineyard has been re-awarded its 4 star grading by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA).   The organisation has sent hearty congratulations to the Vineyard for the efforts made to contribute to the sustainability of the tourism industry in South Africa through commitment to quality assurance. […]

  Methode Cap Classique Challenge at the Vineyard Hotel with Michelin Star UK Chef Roger Jones   On Sunday 17 January, The Vineyard Hotel hosted the Methode Cap Classique Challenge. Organised by Michelin Star UK Chef Roger Jones, the event was attended by the “who’s who” of South African and UK sparkling wine. The teams […]

Michelin-starred chef Roger Jones hosts dinner with South African and New Zealand wines   On 22 January 2016, we will be hosting a highly-anticipated wine-pairing dinner with Michelin-starred Chef Roger Jones from the UK’s The Harrow at Little Bedwyn.  This evening will see each carefully planned dish paired with both a South African and New […]

  (22 January 2016, Cape Town) The Vineyard Hotel kicked off their 2016 culinary season in grand style this evening by hosting the much anticipated second annual Tri-Nations wine-pairing dinner with UK-based, Michelin Star chef Roger Jones. The dinner was held in the hotel’s flagship restaurant the Square. The guests participated in a blind tasting […]

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 […]

    Eager gardeners, this article is for you. Bruce Nutman, our expert horticulturalist, shares his expertise with top tips for keeping your garden flourishing during this dry season.   Top three tips for planting in season – When planting, dig your holes a third wider and deeper than the plant or tree nursery container […]

  Celebrate the return of balmy evenings and longer days with the famous Monday wine tastings at the Vineyard Hotel this September. Tastings for the month begin on 7 September with the wines of Lothian. In its opulent setting on the banks of the Palmiet River in the Elgin Valley, Lothian Vineyards showcases their perfect […]

(Cape Town, 29 July 2015) The Vineyard Hotel is pleased to support youth employment and skills development in South Africa by welcoming 10 new food and beverage learners from Harambee Youth Employment and the Chrysalis Academy to the Vineyard family. These learners will be working in various areas of the hotel’s food and beverage department […]