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The 15th Annual Conference of the American Association of Wine Economists will be held in Stellenbosch, South Africa, June 28 – July 2, 2023 (Krystal Beach Hotel, Gordon’s Bay)
Harbour Island, Gordon’s Bay
PO Box 86, Gordon’s Bay
7150, SOUTH AFRICA
Telephone: +27 (0) 21 840 7500
Situated on the waterfront of the idyllic Harbour Island peninsula in Gordon’s Bay, Krystal Beach boasts breath-taking panoramic sea views, luxury Gordon’s Bay accommodation, delectable dining options and state-of-the-art conference facilities.
At Krystal Beach, guests have the choice of 112 elegant rooms and suites, each with their own mountain or marina view, modern furnishings and convenient amenities. The decor throughout this luxury Gordon’s Bay hotel reflects cool textures, tones and colours while local art and photography adorn the walls of each room, bringing a true taste of South Africa to complement the hotel’s muted colour palette.
The organisers have made a block booking at the conference hotel for delegates wishing to stay for the duration of the event. We are offering special discounted rates, and rooms are available on a first come first served basis. Book early to avoid disappointment. Only credit card payments will be accepted to guarantee rooms
Rates: including Bed and Breakfast, VAT and Tourism Levy
Single occupancy: R1600
Double occupancy: R1865
To book and pay, please email
with your check in and check out date requirements.
Contact: Eleanor Niekerk
Cell: (+27) 79 424 3637
Tel: (+27) 21 840 7500.
Please use reference AAWE in order to qualify for the preferential rate negotiated.
Fleur Park is situated directly next door to the Krystal Beach hotel and is a couple of minute’s walk to the venue. They have a number of cottages available, 2 bedrooms, 3 bedrooms and 4 bedrooms. They also have a Guesthouse across the road with 2 x 2 bedroom suites that is available and an 8 bedroom guesthouse 2 minute’s drive from the Venue. To book, please contact the letting agency directly, details below:
Fleur Park Letting
Tel: 021 856 3225 Cell : 083 626 4615
Office Hours Mon – Fri : 08H30 to 16H30
The Boardwalk Accommodation is located in Harbour Island, Gordon’s Bay, surrounded by the majestic Hottentot’s Holland mountains which extends it’s magnificence around this unspoilt strip of Cape coastline. The Boardwalk offers accommodation like no other, with a choice of either single bedroom apartments that sleep up to 4 people, or a three-bedroom apartment that sleeps up to six. All apartments have private balconies and fully-equipped kitchens in which you can cook your own catch-of-the-day. For the more energetic there are yacht charters, deep-sea fishing charters and nearby golf courses at your disposal. Furthermore, The Boardwalk is just a short drive from Stellenbosch, Franschhoek and Paarl – the “Wine Havens” of the Cape. The Boardwalk is just 35 minutes from Cape Town for your Mediterranean escape where you can visit the V&A Waterfront, Camps Bay, Hout Bay and various other Tourist Attractions.
Airport transfers are not included in your registration fees and delegates are to make their own way to the hotel. To take an Uber in SA is safe and would cost in the region of $20-$25 for a vehicle. There are also taxis and transfer companies at the airport that you could make use of.
Should you wish to pre-book a transfer, please contact the transfer company, details as follows:
Rates: R650 per vehicle (1 or 2 persons)
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Mobile: +27 828587450 (Zaahid) / +27 63 685 0398 (Dorianne)
Please use AAWE as a reference.