It is with great pleasure that we welcome Werner Wentzel as the General Manager of Delaire Graff Lodges & Spa. Having joined the Estate in 2011 at Delaire Graff Restaurant, Werner has long been renowned for his insight, understanding and exceptional hospitality.
With an intimate understanding of Delaire Graff Estate fostered over 8 years, combined with over 27 years of industry experience, this appointment at the Lodges & Spa heralds a new age of excellence as we embark on our second decade of Delaire Graff Estate, having opened our doors in 2009.
Prior to Delaire Graff Estate, Werner most recently spent five years at Pezula Hotel as well as a host of prestigious properties locally and abroad, including a number of hotels within the Relais & Châteaux family: The Cellars-Hohenort Hotel, Gravetye Manor, Chewton Glen Hotel & Spa and Grande Roche Hotel. His strong Food & Beverage background continues to make an invaluable contribution to Delaire Graff Estate, a unique property that offers two outstanding restaurants, a state-of-the-art winery, Wine Lounge and picturesque vineyards in addition to our luxurious Lodges, Villa, Spa and boutiques.
“Having been a part of the Delaire Graff family for many years now, I have watched the Estate’s continual evolution as the Jewel of the Cape Winelands and it is my honour to be a part of the journey.” says Werner. “Being a part of the exceptional team at the Lodges & Spa is a wonderful opportunity and together, we look forward to elevating our guests’ experience to even greater heights.”