Blaauwklippen Wine Estate Spared from Fire Tragedy: No Injuries Reported

Blaauwklippen Wine Estate
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BLAAUWKLIPPEN WINE ESTATE, RAVAGED BY FIRE, EMERGES WITH NO INJURIES, THANKS TO HEROIC EFFORTS. WITH PLANS TO REBUILD UNDERWAY AND SUPPORT FROM NEWMARK HOTELS & RESERVES, THE ESTATE’S LEGACY ENDURES.

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Despite the tragic loss of Blaauwklippen Wine Estate’s historic buildings to a fierce fire, heroic efforts ensured the safety of all guests and staff.

Amidst the devastating blaze that consumed Blaauwklippen Wine Estate’s Manor House, Jonkershuis, and Cathedral, the swift and courageous actions of Blaauwklippen’s Disaster Management team and local firefighters ensured the safe evacuation of all guests and staff.

Commitment to Rebuild Blaauwklippen Wine Estate

Neil Markovitz, CEO of Newmark, expressed sadness at the loss of the estate’s architectural treasures, dating back to the 1700s. However, he emphasized the unwavering commitment of the owners to rebuild the Manor House.

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In the wake of the destruction, Newmark Hotels & Reserves, Blaauwklippen’s hospitality management partner, has promptly mobilized operational teams to spearhead the restoration process, reaffirming their dedication to preserving South African heritage.

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Assistance for Affected Guests

Acknowledging the inconvenience caused to guests, Newmark’s reservations team is actively assisting those affected. They are ensuring seamless rebooking arrangements to minimize disruption to their plans.

Despite the loss suffered by Blaauwklippen Wine Estate, the brave actions of its staff and local firefighters prevented any injuries. As plans for rebuilding take shape, stands firm in its commitment to support the restoration efforts.

About Newmark Hotels & Reserve

Established in 2007 in Cape Town, Newmark Hotels & Reserves is expanding its footprint across Africa. From the iconic V&A Waterfront to the scenic Cape Winelands, the vast Karoo skies, and the wildlife-rich UNESCO Waterberg Biosphere and Kruger National Park, each property offers a unique experience where wildlife roams freely. Beyond South Africa, Newmark invites guests to indulge in West African golf adventures. As well as the brand invite guests to experience the luxury of Mauritian and Zanzibar beach resorts.

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