- Guests think Boschenmeer Grande Lodge is in an excellent location
- 22 Lavender Lane, Boschenmeer Golf and Counrty Estate, Paarl, 7646, Western Cape
Simply a 40-minute drive outside Cape Town, at the foot of the second-largest granite outcrop in the world, youâ€™ll find an unexpected jewel: The scenic town of Paarl.
Paarl is the third oldest European Settlement in South Africa. Today it is home to a very culturally diverse community, the product of its unique history.
The three rounded outcrops that make up Paarl Mountain is the second largest granite outcrop in the world and forms part of the Nature Reserve for which Paarl is well known.
The town and its surroundings attract many visitors with an array of activities and interests. There are magnificent Cape Dutch buildings (17-19th Century), scenic drives, hiking trails and the Paarl wine route, with its many wine tasting opportunities (including vintages from the famous Nederburg estate) and excellent restaurants.
Paarl offers historical charm, culture, architectural heritage, wine and fruit farms, breath-taking scenery and many cycling and nature trails. The magnificent countryside, good wines and friendly people welcome you to a town where a feeling of tranquillity still transcends modern day living.