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The Cellars-Hohenort Hotel Open Garden

Set in over nine spectacular acres, in the breathtaking Constantia Valley, The Cellars-Hohenort gardens are widely regarded as one of the nest privately owned gardens in the world. These exceptional gardens – awarded the prestigious 2010 Relais & Châteaux Garden Award – are the result of Liz McGrath’s 20-year vision, which has been realised through hard work, dedication and love.

Where: 93 Brommersvlei Road, Constantia
When: 14 – 16 November 2014
Time: 10h30 – 17h00

Entrance: R50 – includes tea & scones
Tickets available at the venue on the day

100% of all proceeds donated to the Children’s Hospital Trust

Some facts about the garden

  • The spectacular rose garden has many blooms of all shapes and colours, including, the Liz McGrath Rose.
  • The garden boasts the second oldest camphor trees in South Africa, dating back to the time of Simon van der Stel.
  • Ducks, porcupines, chameleons and more all make the 9 .5 acres their home.
  • There’s even a sprawling vineyard, from which their very own dessert wine is made, called Vin de Hohenort.
  • The chefs are spoilt with fresh produce throughout the year from the vegetable and herbs gardens, including the much-anticipated yearly harvest of Jerusalem artichokes.
  • There are many secret doorways, one of which leads to the putting green.
  • Children love to play in the enchanted forest.

 


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