Manor House Stanford Hills Estate

Manor House

Experience the allure of Stanford Hills Manor House, a meticulously restored farmhouse brimming with history and character. Originally constructed in the mid-19th century by town founder Philippus de Bruyn, this enchanting retreat offers spacious accommodations for up to eleven guests. Featuring a private pool, outdoor barbecue, fully-equipped kitchen, and breathtaking views, the Manor House is the perfect blend of heritage and modern comfort. Ideal for families or groups seeking a memorable stay in the heart of Stanford Hills Estate.

MANOR HOUSE – Sleeps 11

Timeless Elegance at Stanford Hills Manor House

Step into history at Stanford Hills Manor House, a beautifully renovated farmhouse steeped in heritage dating back to the 19th century. Originally built by Philippus de Bruyn, founder of Stanford, this remarkable property has evolved into a spacious retreat ideal for two families or larger groups. With stunning views, a private pool, and ample amenities including a fully-equipped kitchen, fireplace, and outdoor barbecue area, the Manor House invites guests to experience the charm of yesteryear with modern comforts. Sleeps up to eleven guests, offering a memorable stay in the heart of Stanford Hills Estate.


Indulge in Manor House Comforts

Our Manor House offers a wealth of comforts for your stay, including a private patio for tranquil moments, braai facilities for delightful outdoor dining, a refreshing swimming pool, and an indoor fireplace for cozy evenings. Plus, we’re pet-friendly, and you can enjoy breakfast or a braai basket upon request. Additional services like babysitting and housekeeping are available upon request for added convenience.

  • Private patio
  • Braai facilities
  • Swimming pool
  • Indoor fireplace
  • Pet Friendly
  • Breakfast or braai basket on request
  • Babysitting services available (POR)
  • Housekeeping services (POR)


Discover Stanford Hills Estate Manor House

The stalwart of Stanford Hills, this original farmhouse is beautifully renovated and ideal for two families or larger groups. Steeped in history, the Manor House is believed to have been built by Philippus de Bruyn – the founder of the town of Stanford around 1855. During the 1890s the house became a school for girls under the leadership of Mrs Christina Morton. It has since changed hands numerous times up until 2005 when it was purchased by the Kastner family.

The farmhouse sleeps eleven in total, has a wonderful outside area with barbeque facilities and a private swimming pool, as well as a private patio with incredible views.

The East wing comprises two bedrooms and one bathroom; offering a queen-size bed and small balcony upstairs, with a twin room and full bathroom downstairs.

The West wing also has two bedrooms, one en-suite with a queen-size bed and its’ own access onto the front stoep, and the other with a single- and bunk bed.

The large lounge area hosts a fireplace, fully-stocked bookshelf, outside access, and divides the two living areas of the main house.

The large, welcoming farmhouse kitchen and interleading dining area are fully equipped and open onto the outside seating area; ideal for big family dinners and entertaining guests.

Sleeps 11 (max 6 adults)


  • Fully-equipped kitchen
  • TV & DSTV
  • Wi-Fi
  • Coffee/tea facilities
  • Washing facilities
  • Ceiling fans
  • Bathroom amenities
  • Hairdryer
  • Non-smoking



From R3 900 – R8 500 per night*

*Subject to season and length of stay.

Enquire directly on 028 341 0841 for mid-week and last-minute specials.

Stanford Hills Estate Manor House
Stanford Hills Estate Manor House
Stanford Hills Estate Manor House


Eat & Drink

DIY  Baskets Delivered To Your Doorstep

Breakfast Baskets

R150 per adult | R 99 per child (0 to 12 yrs)


Freshly baked croissant served with preserves and butter, homemade muesli, fresh seasonal fruit, Bulgarian yoghurt, honey, eggs, bacon, Erwin’s homemade cheese griller, white and brown bread, milk, and juice.

South African Braai Baskets

R195 per adult | R125 per child (0 to 12 yrs)


200g beef rump steak, traditional boerewors, chicken kebab, locally produced beetroot and butternut salad, traditional Greek salad, homemade garlic and cheese roll.


The Tasting Room

Nestled within the serene Stanford Hills Estate, The Tasting Room beckons with its warm ambiance and delectable offerings. This charming breakfast and lunch venue, housed in a renovated original farm cottage, has become a beloved spot for both locals and visitors seeking a culinary adventure.

Boasting views over a tranquil dam and the picturesque Stanford Valley, The Tasting Room invites you to savor every moment in its inviting space. The large outside seating area, covered and protected during winter, features drop-down blinds and two crackling fireplaces, ensuring comfort and coziness year-round.

Indulge in laid-back fun with a menu crafted to perfection, showcasing fresh and inventive dishes of exceptional quality. Our menu changes regularly, offering an array of tantalizing options, including a full pizza menu straight from the wood-fired oven. We prioritize using local organic and free-range ingredients, believing that the essence of a memorable meal lies in the quality of its components.

Family-friendly and pet-welcoming, The Tasting Room caters to everyone, with a delightful children’s play area featuring a pirate ship and climbing tractor. Whether it’s a casual family outing or a special celebration, our venue provides the ideal setting. Open seven days a week from 8:30 AM to 5 PM, join us for breakfast, lunch, or wine tastings, and elevate your culinary experience at The Tasting Room.

Want to buy our wine?

Unleash the essence of Stanford Hills Estate with every sip. Enquire now to explore our diverse wine collection, from bold reds to crisp whites and elegant rosés. Elevate your wine experience and secure your bottles today. Cheers to exceptional moments and unforgettable flavors!

A Glamping Adventure

AfriCamps at
Stanford Hills Estate

Indulge in the luxury of nature with our AfriCamps Glamping Tents, strategically positioned on the foothills of the Klein River Mountain range overlooking a tranquil dam and the scenic Stanford Valley. Boasting 10 lavish tents, each unit offers a spacious open-plan lounge area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a dining space complemented by a cozy fireplace, making it an ideal retreat for families or groups of up to five. With two separate bedrooms featuring a queen-sized bed and an additional single bunk, along with a shared en suite bathroom, comfort is ensured during your stay. Enjoy the convenience of air conditioning, a private wooden deck with loungers and braai facilities, and retractable front canvas doors that seamlessly integrate the indoor and outdoor living spaces. For added relaxation, five of our tents feature private outdoor wood-fired hot tubs, allowing you to soak in the stunning views or indulge in stargazing experiences after dark.


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