A warm country welcome, good food, excellent wine, environmentally friendly experiences, quaint old buildings, beautiful lodges, mountains and a river – just some of the reasons to visit Stanford. The experience in this wine pocket is inevitably a leisurely one – distances between cellars makes this necessary.
Almost every wine producer has set up a tasting and lunch option, and often a cottage or luxury retreat in the countryside to spend the night.
Take up the offer and make a weekend of indulging, pampering and sheer, outdoor, fynbos bliss.
This wine was named after Raka, the beloved fishing boat of Piet Dreyer, proprietor of Raka wines. For more than three decades Piet plied the seas of the southern ocean in search of the finest catch. The same passion has found a home at....
Visitors to the Southern Cape Coast are encouraged to taste Lomond’s award-winning wines at its wine-tasting and restaurant facility on Farm 215 which overlooks the large dam and vineyards of Lomond. Lomond, in the Gansbaai area,....
BOSCHRIVIER DE VILLIERS ESTATE
The De Villiers Wine Estate near Stanford has been farmed by this family for centuries.
In 1998 the first vines were planted in virgin shale soils and have produced awardwinning single vineyard Shiraz wines since 2003.
Nestled high up on the Koue Berge, this jewel with spectacular views and warm farm hospitality produces delicious cool-climate Sauvignon Blanc and Shiraz.
New releases to look forward to are Chardonnay, Semillon and Pinot Noir.....
VAALVLEI - STANFORD
The label on Vaalvlei Sauvignon Blanc and Shiraz handcrafted wines features the endangered leopard toad, the celebrity inhabitant of this eco-farm. The Terblanche family is as passionate about the environment as they are about their....
Aside from their range of award-winning wines, export-quality flowers and comfortable accommodation, Stanford Hills Estate now offers a great restaurant.
The Tasting Room’s chalkboard menu changes daily according to what is....
WINE FARMS IN THE AREA