The Western Cape is brimming with wonderful wine estates, and can quite possibly provide you with a great little escape for you and your family since all of the estates offer something exceptional to each of them. Everyone is bound to have some fun while enjoying a touch of wine tasting.
In this article, we specifically look at some of the wine estates that are in and around Kuils River, and what they have that makes them unique and appealing for all ages. Here are our top picks:
Saxenburg is situated right in Kuils River. The estate boasts with a wine shop, accommodations and picnic baskets that you can order from the restaurant. Along with their traditional tasting room, they also offer Safari Tastings on a platform outside where you can view a variety of game, and their Panorama Tastings that afford the guests a magnificent view while sharing an informative talk about the estate and the wine industry as a whole. For those looking for a quiet escape, Saxenburg has their own Hiding Place, ideal for relaxing with a good book or simply browsing the internet.
Situated on the Stellenbosch wine route, just a few kilometres outside of Kuils River, Zevenwacht Wine Estate also offers picnic baskets to be enjoyed on the shaded lawns by the lake or, if you would prefer to spoil yourself or a loved one, you can visit their Bakwena Day Spa. They also boast with a hotel and full conference facilities, along with their delightful Cheesery for the cheese connoisseur. Zevenwacht is proud of their conservation and sustainability cause, actively preserving the local flora, Renosterveld.
Situated in Durbanville, roughly 10km from Kuils River, Altydgedacht is a family farm that offers their guest a “rustic day-time eatery” where guest can choose to either enjoy their meal outside under the trees or inside in their barrel room. Pampoenkraal is a beautiful venue for those looking for a gorgeous wedding venue where most of the cooking happens outdoors on open fires.
Bein Wine is a Merlot-loving estate that produces 6 variations on this smooth tasting blend. At 8,7km away from Kuils River, this estate is mostly an adult venue where you can enjoy a rather intimate tasting experience in their boutique winery. Personal guided tours around the vineyards is a great treat. Bein Wine also boasts with their sustainable practices with a passion for their local communities and promoting the people as well as their wine.
Homes in Kuils River
Bardale Village is proud of our portfolio of developments within the Kuils River suburb. Conveniently situated, Kuils River is an ideal area for young families with the focus on community living. Currently, we have homes available for viewing in our latest development, The Yellowwood Townhouse Complex. Feel free to contact any of our estate agents if you are interested in viewing our homes.