The Groot Constantia Manor House in the Western Cape of South Africa is situated at the Groot Constantia Wine Estate, approximately 20 km from Cape Town.

A stroll through the Homestead will take its visitor back to the late 18 th to 19th century and offer an insight into the life of a successful Cape farmer. On exhibition in the house are furniture, ceramics, paintings, brass and copperware donated by the late Mr. Alfred A de Pass in 1927, which came from his personal collection of old Cape furniture from Falmouth, England.

Things to do and see

  • Wine Tasting
  • Cellar Tours
  • Orientation Centre
  • Jonkershuis Restaurant
  • Wedding & Conference Facilities

Admission

Open daily from 10h00 to 17h00

Closed on Christmas Day and Workers Day

A nominal admission fee is charged ranging between R20 and R40 and family tickets are also available. Please contact Groot Constantia Manor House directly for confirmation on pricing.

Climate

Summer months, November to March will have average temperatures of between 15˚C and 29˚C.

Winter months, May to August will have average temperatures of between 7˚C and 19˚C with June to August being the peak rainy season.

Transport

Commercial Airlines offer flights into Cape Town International Airport. Taxis and car rental companies are available for easy access around the area.

Contact Us

Iziko Groot Constantia Manor House
Address:
Groot Constantia Road
7806 Constantia
Western CapeSouth Africa
34° 1′ 51.874″ S, 18° 25′ 7.55″ E
work: +27 21 795 5140
fax: +27 21 794 1999
http://www.iziko.org.za/museums/groot-constantia-manor-house Visit Website

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