Who doesn´t want a peaceful getaway with beautiful landscapes and the best wine? To deliver this experience, hospitality experts created hotels in different places to offer you the vacations of your dreams. Chic Icon shares the top 5 best vineyard hotels to go if you want to visit a vineyard full of luxury and amenities.
Delaire Graff State, South Africa
This stunning hotel is what dreams are made of! It was founded by the creator of Graff, the luxury brand of jewelry. Built and created with such detail to provide the guests a natural setting into a world-class destination for wine, art, cuisine, and escape.
Located atop the Helshoogte Pass in South Africa, it has a panoramic view combined with luxury facilities. Its winery was ranked as one of the most prestigious in the world!
You will have access to a spa, top restaurants, vineyards, and the only Graff store in the African continent with special designs inspired by the art and design of this side of the world, alongside luxury clothing, accessories, and homewares.
Chateau de Berne, France
Chateau de Berne is in the west of France, a very cozy and homie place to stay with your partner or family. It has different types of rooms according to the necessity of the guest. Full of bright spaces and pastel colors, you won´t forget where you are.
This place is full of history, developed in the 19th century by a former captain in the imperial army. Later, in the 21st century, there was a deep studying in the soil over 80 hectares to start wine production. In 2007, the Château de Berne offered the first bottle of wine with square shapes, which was a great success.
Chateau de Berne appeared in the Guide Michelin in 2017 for the quality of its restaurants. You will be able to do wine tasting, go to the spa, and go hiking or biking. The hotel has wellness-focused services to provide a getaway full of tranquility.
Hotel Marqués de Riscal, Spain
For design and architecture lovers! Marqués de Riscal, located in “The City of Wine” in Spain, is a stunning 21st-century chateau. Designed by Frank Gehry, winner of a Pritzker prize, known for its innovative and peculiar constructions.
Just by looking at its website, you get mesmerized by the design of the ceiling. You can enjoy local cuisine and fine wines in 1860 Tradición or Marqués de Riscal Restaurant, overseen by a Michelin-starred Chef Francis Paniego.
Each of the 61 guestrooms and suites are unique, promise to delight with designer touches and views to the countryside. Tilted walls, zigzag windows, and cathedral height are a part of the work of art.
Timber Cove, USA
On a dramatic bluff high above the Pacific Oceans is Timber Cove, a modern, rustic, and youthful place to stay. Full of the western Californian vibes.
The warm hues and midcentury accents create a unique hospitality experience. It retains the iconic architecture of the original 1960´s legend. Surrounded by one of the most stunning drives with scenic views. You will be able to taste one of the best wines on the coast while having a fantastic view of the ocean! Close to known cities in California, a different experience to get out of the box.
The Farm at Cape Kidnappers, New Zealand
What better to forget all the duties than staying on a farm in New Zealand with hills and cliffs that provide vast sea views to the horizon? Recognized by Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards, October 2020.
In this amazing place, you might practice orienteering, play golf or visit the animals at the farm. You decide how adventurous you want to be! A very diverse place for families to enjoy an unforgettable vacation.
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