Wine Route

WINE VILLAGE
WINE VILLAGE

Wine Village, situated at the entrance of Hermanus, is the gateway to the Hemel-en-Aarde Valley wine area. The Wine Village represents more than 500 South African wine producers and more than 2 500 labels of South African wines. This is an astounding collection of premium and superpremium South African wines. There are daily tastings of

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WHALEHAVEN WINE EXPERIENCE CENTRE
WHALEHAVEN WINE EXPERIENCE CENTRE

Named after the protective bay that shelters breeding Southern Right whales in the cool Cape winter months, Whalehaven is a boutique winery situated in Hemel-en-Aarde, just outside Hermanus, that creates a delightful array of wines that intrigue and tantalise the palate. Our artisan winery offers an array of hand crafted wines and produces exceptional Merlot,

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VILLIERSDORP CELLAR
VILLIERSDORP CELLAR

The Wines: Slowine – Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Shiraz, Pinotage, Chenin Blanc, Sauvignon Blanc, Chenin-Sauvignon Blanc blend. Villiersdorp Cellar – Since 1922, Van Der Stel: Sauvignon Blanc / Sémillon, Bossieveld: Cabernet Sauvignon / Merlot, Hanepoot Jerepigo, Cape Ruby and White/Red Grape Juice. Villiersdorp, the pearl of the Overberg, is the most recent discovery of wine writers

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SUMARIDGE ESTATE WINES
SUMARIDGE ESTATE WINES

The Wines: Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Maritimus (white blend), Epitome (red blend), Sauvignon Blanc, Merlot, Rosé, Wayfarer MCC. The Bellingham Turner family is the proud owner of this beautiful wine estate with its reputation for producing exceptional Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. Spectacular sea views dominate the panoramic scene from the balcony of the Sumaridge tasting room,

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STRANDVELD VINEYARDS
STRANDVELD VINEYARDS

The Wines: First Sighting: Sauvignon Blanc, Rosé, Shiraz. Strandveld: Pofadderbos Sauvignon Blanc, Adamastor, Pinot Noir, Syrah, The Navigator Strandveld Vineyards is the southernmost cellar on the African continent. Braving constant winds off the Atlantic, we craft two award-winning ranges of wine: First Sighting and Strandveld. First Sighting wines fully express the terroir of the Elim

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SPOOKFONTEIN WINES & RESTAURANT
SPOOKFONTEIN WINES & RESTAURANT

The Wines: Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Full Moon, Merlot, Phantom, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Pinot Noir and Rosé. The origin of the name Spookfontein (Ghost Fountain in English), dates back to the 1800s and can be attributed to the small natural spring found on the farm. Nestled below this spring, you’ll find the winery and restaurant,

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LOTTER FAMILY WINES @ DIE PLAASKOMBUIS
LOTTER FAMILY WINES @ DIE PLAASKOMBUIS

The Wines: Sauvignon Blanc 2017, Chardonnay 2017, Grenache Rosé 2017, Syrah 2016, Pinot Noir 2018 (only 300 bottles produced) O Once a place of refuge and healing, Vrede Farm has been owned by the Lötter family since 1978 when they initiated agricultural processes. All the grapes are grown on the 30ha farm, from shale derived

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LA VIERGE WINERY &   B’S STRO@LAVIERGE
LA VIERGE WINERY & B’S STRO@LAVIERGE

The Wines: The La Vierge Collection that includes Original Sin (Sauvignon), Jezebelle (Chardonnay), Last Temptation (Weisser Riesling), Anthelia (Shiraz), Satyricon (Sangiovese), The Affair (Pinot Noir), La Vierge Noir (Pinot Noir) and Nymphomane (Bordeaux blend). Temptation calls and there is no need to resist this magnificent destination. A catwalk over the shining steel wine tanks in

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HERMANUSPIETERSFONTEIN
HERMANUSPIETERSFONTEIN

The Wines: Bloos, Kaalvoet Meisie, Kat met die Houtbeen, Posmeester, Kleinboet, Skoonma, Swartskaap, Arnoldus. You’ll find the wine cellar with the longest Afrikaans name in the world hidden at the end of a cul-de-sac in The Village, on the corner of the R43 and the R320. What brand of wine would use a sheep as

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GIANT PERIWINKLE
GIANT PERIWINKLE

The Wines: 2017 Blanc Fumé, 2019 The Bard (Semillon, Nouvelle, Viognier and Sauvignon Blanc), 2019 Wind Scorpion Sauvignon Blanc, 2018 Coenraad De Buys (Syrah/Cinsaut), 2017 Baardbek (Rhône blend), 2018 Sun Spider (Pinotage). A fledgling boutique winery with its own cellar and vineyards, nestled against Perdekop on the outskirts of Baardskeerdersbos – 46 km from Stanford

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CREATION WINES
CREATION WINES

The Wines: Sauvignon Blanc, Sauvignon Blanc-Semillon, Viognier, Cool-Climate Chenin Blanc, Chardonnay, Reserve Chardonnay, Art of Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Reserve Pinot Noir, Art of Pinot Noir, Merlot, Reserve Merlot, Syrah, Syrah-Grenache, Cabernet Sauvignon, Petit Verdot. Established in 2002, Creation, on the scenic Hemelen-Aarde Ridge near Hermanus, has always lived up to its evocative name. In our

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BOUCHARD FINLAYSON
BOUCHARD FINLAYSON

The Wines: Upper Hemel en Aarde Sauvignon Blanc,Upper Hemel en Aarde Chardonnay, Upper Hemel en Aarde Pinot Noir, Loose Cannon MCC, Adama Red blend, Adama White blend, Soet Steen, Dolce Primitivo, Optenhorst Chenin Blanc, Twyfeling Cinsaut, Nero D’Avola, Fides Grenache blanc, Bosman Pinotage, Bosman Cabernet Sauvignon, Erfenis Cape Blend. Established in 1989 in the temperate

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BOSMAN FAMILY VINEYARDS
BOSMAN FAMILY VINEYARDS

The Wines: Upper Hemel en Aarde Sauvignon Blanc, Upper Hemel en Aarde Chardonnay, Upper Hemel en Aarde Pinot Noir, Loose Cannon MCC, Adama Red blend, Adama White blend, Soet Steen, Dolce Primitivo, Optenhorst Chenin Blanc, Twyfeling Cinsaut, Nero D’Avola, Fides Grenache Blanc, Bosman Pinotage, Bosman Cabernet Sauvignon, Erfenis Cape Blend. The Bosman Family has a

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BLACK OYSTERCATCHER
BLACK OYSTERCATCHER

The Wines: Sauvignon Blanc, White Pearl – Semillon & Sauvignon Blanc Blend, Rosé, Cabernet Sauvignon & Merlot Blend, Triton – Shiraz Blend. Black Oystercatcher Wines is found on the Cape Agulhas Plane of the Southern Tip of Africa. The boutique wines offer crisp, mineral, yet elegant, fruity flavours formed by the cool coastal winds, the

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7 SPRINGS & THE ONION SHED
7 SPRINGS & THE ONION SHED

The Wines: Sauvignon Blanc, Unoaked Chardonnay, Oaked Chardonnay, Syrah Rosé, Pinot Noir, Syrah. Seven Springs Vineyard is a premium wine producer making international award-winning wines. Named after the seven natural springs of the nearby spa town of Caledon we are nestled at the foot of Shaw’s mountain only 20 kms from the picturesque seaside town

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