Fancy spending a night in the beautiful and relaxed farmlands or planning the perfect weekend getaway?

Situated on the slopes of the Suikerbosrand River Valley. Nestled in the Heidelberg farmlands, only a 45 minute drive from Johannesburg Gauteng.   The Stone Cellar provides accommodation in self-catering as well as bed, breakfast and dinner options.

The Farmhouse

A renovated, old-style farmhouse provides accommodation perfectly suited to that big family get together. The guesthouse features wooden floors, an outstretched terrace, braai facilities and a self-catering kitchen, all overlooking the original “plaasdam” and scenic views.

Sleeps 26

3 x double rooms with shared bathroom
1 x double room and 1 x 6 single bed room with shared bathroom
1 x double bed and bunk bed room with en suite bathroom
4 x double rooms with en suite bathrooms adjacent to guesthouse

Large boma area
Fully equipped self-catering kitchen
Living and dining area with a fireplace
Bedding and towels provided

The Private Rooms

3 x double rooms with en suite bathrooms
Bedding and towels provided
Coffee station & bar fridge
Breakfast & dinner included


Farm dam swimming pool
Hiking routes

Activities in and around the area:

Walking trail to the river
Game drives
Heidelberg town is approximately 24km’s from The Stone Cellar and boasts with many quint and unique shops, restaurants and land marks.

From Johannesburg and Pretoria
Drive on the N3 Highway South towards Durban.
When you pass the BONJOUR PETROL STATION, continue for approximately 24km and take the R23/HEIDELBERG/STANDERTON exit to the left. It is the off-ramp just after the Jacobs Street R42 offramp.
At the STOP, turn left and drive towards STANDERTON and BALFOUR.
Drive for approximately 11km until you see a white sign with our logo and the words “The Stone Cellar” on your right. This is the entrance, which is also marked with a white painted low bridge.
Turning right onto the gravel road will take you to the venue. Follow the gravel road until you reach The Stone Cellar, approximately 1.5km.

Please be careful when turning off the main road onto the gravel road. Should there be any vehicles behind you do not turn right into the venue entrance.
Traffic from behind will potentially try and pass. Should this be the case, please continue past the entrance for approximately 300 meters and take the exit to the left. Simply make a u-turn here when safe and continue back towards the farm entrance, which will now be on your left.
Please ensure, when leaving the farm and proceeding onto the main road, that there is no oncoming traffic in either direction.
You may enter through the first open gate on your right, the venue building will be in front of you and the chapel building on your right.
Drive straight for about 1km or less until you see a circular garden in front of you and a open piece of field/grass on your right, this is the parking area turn right and then right again to enter the parking area and park.
On arrival
Please park in the designated area as indicated by the parking sign. The Stone Cellar does not have a reception. After parking, please wait in the parking area, either Monette, Leon, Sam or Selina will be there to meet you. You can also contact Sam at 066 471 5421.
Please ensure, when leaving the farm and proceeding onto the main road, that there is no oncoming traffic in either direction.