Borrowing its name from the jubilant French salutation, "a votre santé!"—to good health!—the simplicity and splendor of Santé Hotel, Resort & Spa is a nod to the healing power of focusing on oneself, and the ideal setting to begin a journey of rejuvenation and relaxation. Nestled between the majestic Simonsberg Mountains on a stunning 160 hectare wine estate in the Paarl/Franschhoek Valley, Santé Hotel, Resort & Spa—a Preferred Boutique property, part of the Preferred Hotel Group—lives up to its moniker as "the star of the winelands."
A lavish escape from the bustling urban center of Cape Town, Santé stands as an oasis of tranquility and calm. By blending contemporary, traditional, and cross-cultural approaches to wellness and healing, the staff at Santé has created an unsurpassed catalog of services at Simply Spa, the hotel's award-winning full-service spa. Experience the sensation of Doctor Fish spa therapy as "nature's little masseurs"—fish!—provide an indescribable exfoliating experience, or let therapeutic properties of warm sea water lull you into a serene state with thalassotherapy before a Spafari. Santé Hotel's focus on health and wellness extends far beyond your spa experience. Debut, the hotel's renowned eatery, known for its seamless integration of international cuisine with local delicacies utilizes local and organic products to create your perfect plate. The Verde Health Café boasts its own version of a wine connoisseur with a tea sommelier, who will personalize an herbal regimen to detoxify, distress, and delight. Despite your day of pampering, you will still find a welcome retreat in your suite, with its calming design, deep earth tones, and luxuriously heated sandstone floors. Far too often vacations become overwrought with the stress of seeing and doing it all. At Santé Hotel, Resort & Spa you are welcome to treat yourself to an escape where the focus is just you. So, relax, unwind, and raise a glass to your bliss, "a votre santé."