Banghoek Place

193 Banghoek Road


South Africa


Banghoek Place has been built recently to accommodate people wanting en-suite rooms (each room has its own bathroom ). Its central location, helpful staff, dormitory, double and twin options make it the ideal choice for travelers wanting to get to know the area. There are many ways to enjoy the wine lands from driving yourself, cycling, taking a tour to pub crawling the night away in this lively university town. Many restaurants within walking distance and an abundance of entertainment from movies to diamond buying to curio shopping. Horse riding, mountain biking, strawberry picking,  brandy tasting and awesome wine estates peppered with fresh fruit from farms in this incredibly fertile, mountainous region.

Nightlife is abundant with live music and theatre from rock to opera interspersed among the many venues. Eikestadnuus the local paper is the best place to check what's on offer and when.

Stellenbosch is the ideal place to start you trip up or end your trip off "The Garden Route". Its proximity to the airport makes it an easy 30min trip with no traffic worries. The famous Easy Rider Wine Tour makes discovering the scenic wine lands an effortless and highly enjoyable sensory experience. Their registered tour guides take you to four different estates over the Stellenbosch Fransschoek and Paarl area. A cheese tasting (except Sundays), cellar tour and restaurant lunch is included in the price. A package price is offered if you stay for two nights at Banghoek Place and do the Easy Rider wine tour.





From 01 Jan 2014



Package Price

(Must stay 2 nights + tour)









Easy Rider Tour













The discounts are for VIP and Isic cardholders only. Package discounts available to everybody.



Dormitory beds are bunk beds which are in lockable rooms (one 4 bed room and one 6 bed room). Each bed has a freshly cleaned linen. Double en-suite rooms have a comfy queen sized beds with all linen provided.

All bathroom facilities are en-suite and cleaned daily. There is a kitchen with fridge, and all the necessary equipment to self cater. A public phone, ADSL internet computers, a pool table, great swimming pool, Satellite TV.  A safe for your valuables.

Clive at Shiraz Travel will help you plan your trip, book the best car hire, issue you local and international air tickets. Book your overland safaris and game park trips with him and any special requirements you might have will be sorted. Contact him direct at

Parking is off street and secure. 


Information about Stellenbosch

Stellenbosch is renowned for its beautiful setting.

Mountains and vineyards surround this historical town.

There are numerous museums and historical attractions.

Shopping from diamonds and gold to books and curios.

Stellenbosch University with its high academic and sporting standards is certainly worth a visit.

The restaurants and pubs provide an enormous selection of food and entertainment.

The wine farms and the wines are the added bonus and one can spend days getting to all of them by bicycle, by car or with a tour operator.


Taste wines in the town itself at The Bergkelder or one of the other tasting outlets, (wine farms).


Related industries such as crafts, farm stalls, pottery, gift and clothing shops all help to keep you occupied.

Horse riding, mountain biking and hiking are superb and a great way to spend a day.

No wonder Stellenbosch is one of the most popular Capetonian escapes, it caters for your every wish.

What we can arrange

Our specialty is arranging your discovery of the wine lands in and around Stellenbosch. From walking, riding a horse or a bicycle or doing a tour with one of the many tour operators.

Shuttles to Cape Town, the Cape Town International Airport, transport up the Garden Route via bus, air or car. Air tickets local and international, Safaris through Africa and other interesting trips.

Special Discounts off Easy Rider Wine Tour and you accommodation if you stay for two nights and do the winetour. 



How to get to Stellenbosch

We collect and drop off free with the Baz Bus in Somerset West daily morning and evening.

Use your own wheels, bicycle, motorbike, car or truck.

Take the train from Cape Town.

Use the Backpacker Bus who does daily transfers in the morning and evenings.

Directions to Banghoek Place from the tourist Information Office in Market Sreet, Stellenbosch ---> Find Bird Street (towards town centre) and take a left till Merriman Street. Right into Merriman ---> left into Andringa Street then Right in to Banghoek Road. We are number 193 on your right.


Contact Details

Tel&Fax: +27 (0) 21 8870048


Address: 193 Banghoek Road, Stellenbosch, 7600, South Africa

site updated 15/05/08