Delaire Graff Estate
Delaire Graff Estate is a 10-lodge, 5-star, modern and ultra luxurious boutique Hotel & Spa plus signature restaurant set within a large and uniquely beautiful wine estate in Stellenbosch, South Africa.
Situated in the stunning Helshoogte Mountain Pass, the Delaire Graff Estate is one of the leading restaurants and boutique hotels of the world. It is one of the many developments initiated and owned by Laurence Graff, founder of Graff Diamonds. The estate represents luxury living at its finest.
Laurence Graff (born 1938) is an English jeweler. He is best known as a supplier of unique jewelry and rare jewels to the wealthy. In 2008, he bought the Wittelsbacher Diamond for £16.4 million ($24.3 million).
In 2010 he set a record for the highest price ever paid for a jewel at auction, $46 million dollars / £29m, for a pink diamond. Graff is estimated to be worth several billions as of 2011.
Laurence Graff is the controlling shareholder in the South African Diamond Corporation (SAFDICO) a diamond wholesaler and manufacturer based in Johannesburg. Ankerdata is indeed proud and humbled to be associated with this rare diamond.