Boutique Guest House, Retreat & Wedding Venue

Imagine a place where you can breathe.
A place where you can restore, recharge and rejuvenate in tranquil, magnificent surroundings.

Imagine a place where you can breathe.
A place where you can restore, recharge and rejuvenate in tranquil, magnificent surroundings.

Boutique Guest House, Retreat and Wedding Venue

ESSERE LODGE

Boutique Guest House, Retreat
& Wedding Venue

Do you ever wish you could break away to a place that is close by, but feels so different and unique that you could almost be in another country? Hidden away in the Tulbagh countryside among mountains and nature reserves, Essere Lodge boutique guest house, retreat & wedding venue is a little piece of far away right on your doorstep. An hour away from Cape Town International Airport and just over an hour from Cape Town, it’s ideal for everything from a weekend getaway to relaxing holiday destination.

Boutique Guest House

Choose between seven suites, all decorated in our signature style: farmhouse chic reimagined with a touch of steampunk. Whether you want a private garden, a bathtub with a view, an outdoor shower, or adjoining rooms for your friends – we can accommodate you. A dining area with sweeping views of the valley, a lounge with comfy sofa’s and a log fire for those chilly winter evenings. Visit local wine estates, hike the mountains, horse-ride, dine with us, hangout by the pool or read under a tree; the choice really is yours. Check availability here.

Boutique Guest House, Retreat and Wedding Venue

The Perfect Setting for your Private Event

Whether you are looking for a wedding venue or a beautiful setting for your corporate event or retreat, Essere Lodge is the ideal location.

We cater to all kinds of private events and have staff on-hand to help you make organising and setting up your event simple and easy. Contact us to learn more.

Boutique Guest House, Retreat and Wedding Venue

Wellness

If you ever feel like you just want to clear your mind or if you’re curious to try something new, Essere Lodge offers some great wellness activities. Be inspired by our yoga teachers, meditation guides and detox experts.

To find out more, keep an eye out for our program of fun, enriching activities and events – all set among beautiful natural surroundings. If you are a facilitator drop us an email and we will contact you.

Check Out Our latest Events & News!

Essere Lodge Wine & Food Pairing Evening

After the successful event in 2016, Tulbagh’s Vintage and Vine Faire is back! The second faire will take place on 27 May at Saronsberg Vineyard. A wonderful weekend to be in Tulbagh, sampling the valley's abundance of produce, from award winning wines, to olives,...

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WIN a two-night stay for two people at Essere Lodge!

Fancy a chance at winning a two-night stay for two people at Essere Lodge? We have donated a prize to the the Funds4Rory campaign to raise funds for Rory Dunbar to do a special disabled sailing trip in May 2018. They would also like to raise enough funds to be able to...

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ESSERE LODGE

Retreat into your own Private Piece of Nature

Do you ever wish you could break away to a place that is close by, but feels so different and unique that you could almost be in another country? Hidden away in the Tulbagh countryside among mountains and nature reserves, Essere Lodge is a little piece of far away right on your doorstep. An hour away from Cape Town International Airport and just over an hour from Cape Town, it’s ideal for everything from a weekend getaway to relaxing holiday destination.

Boutique Guest House

Choose between seven suites, all decorated in our signature style: farmhouse chic reimagined with a touch of steampunk. Whether you want a private garden, a bathtub with a view, an outdoor shower, or adjoining rooms for your friends – we can accommodate you. 

A dining area with sweeping views of the valley, a lounge with comfy sofa’s and a log fire for those chilly winter evenings. A sumptuous breakfast is local produce.

Visit local wine estates, hike the mountains, horse-ride, hangout by the pool or read under a tree; the choice really is yours.

The Perfect Setting for your Private Event

Boutique Guest House, Retreat & Conference Centre

Whether you are looking for a wedding venue or a beautiful setting for your corporate event or retreat, Essere Lodge is the ideal location. We cater to all kinds of private events and have staff on-hand to help you make organising and setting up your event simple and easy.

Wellness

Boutique Guest House, Retreat & Conference CentreIf you ever feel like you just want to clear your mind or if you’re curious to try something new, Essere Lodge offers some great wellness activities. Be inspired by our yoga teachers, meditation guides and detox experts. To find out more, keep an eye out for our program of fun, enriching activities and events – all set among beautiful natural surroundings.