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Vondeling Wines

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
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Treat like royalty!

Weekends by appointment only but Mariaan and her team opened specially for our group of 12 people... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paarl, South Africa
Outstanding in every way

I visited this exquisite estate whilst on a tour of the Western Cape, exploring the wildflowers of... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018
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This working wine farm has a tranquil atmosphere with panoramic mountain and vineyard views.This historic farm was originally named Vondeling, from whence the wines take their nameThe farm has a three-centuries-old winemaking tradition dating back...more
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Voor Paardeberg Road | Voor-Paardeberg, Paarl 7646, South Africa
+27 21 869 8339
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Weekends by appointment only but Mariaan and her team opened specially for our group of 12 people on a Sunday. Wow and what an experience, her passion for the farm, wines and area is clearly notable. We will all be back soon! The group is...More

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VondelingWines, Manager at Vondeling Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your kind words! It was lovely hosting an enthusiastic group who really appreciate good wine. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

My stepson got married recently and chose the lovely Vondeling Wine Estate as the venue. We stayed in the Manor House which was absolutely perfect with plenty of accommodation for the family and wedding entourage in beautiful, large rooms with en suite bathrooms both upstairs...More

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VondelingWines, Manager at Vondeling Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Monicawalker55, Thank you for the lovely review of Vondeling. Please note that we do have ice buckets available, but often the brides do not want them on the tables as they "spoil the look". Vondeling is also not responsible for the catering on the...More

Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

I visited this exquisite estate whilst on a tour of the Western Cape, exploring the wildflowers of the area. Julian the owner, gave our group of 18, a highly informative tour of the estate which was fascinating and clearly displayed his passion for the environment...More

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Mariaan H, Manager at Vondeling Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Dear Penny, Thank you so very much for the kind words and many compliments! It was a pleasure entertaining you at our beautiful Vondeling - we hope you will visit again soon. Kind regards, Mariaan Harris Vondeling Tasting Room & Functions Manager

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We had our wedding at Vondeling Wines. The staff was very accommodating with all my requests and was always friendly. The venue is simply stunning and the chapel just perfect. Because it is winter it was important for me to keep everyone warm and there...More

Thank Yolande K
Reviewed 8 April 2017

The location is great - they have a little chapel to hold weddings as well. Nice views over the valley. However, the great thing is the wines, which we first tasted at home in Cambridge, England, at the suggestion of a guy who had worked...More

Thank David M
JanieJane120, Public Relations Manager at Vondeling Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Dear David Thanks so much for the visit and your lovely review of Vondeling. I'm glad you enjoyed the farm, and the wine. Please keep in touch and feel free to re-order from our website should you run out? Kind regards Jane

Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Came upon this wine farm almost by accident, and what a happy encounter. The surrounding is bleak but once through the gates it is very pretty a lovely church and garden plus excellent tasting venue. The wines were some of the best tasted in SA...More

Thank MargaretB13
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We attended a formal wine tasting and lunch here a few weeks ago. We had never heard of Vondeling before and always think of this region as rather dry and sparse.... what a surprise. This farm is situated near a hill and has a unique...More

Thank Robyn W
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful setting and very friendly staff. Opened for special occasion. Lovely open spaces and entertainment for children. Food was excellent with the wine.

1  Thank William George R
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Vondeling Wines has a unique view on the mountains and vineyards against the slopes of Paardeberg near Paarl, in the Cape Winelands. They offer a wedding venue with a chapel and beautiful gardens that will create great memories of every wedding. I love the feeling...More

1  Thank DeonKitching
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

The vineyard and guest house are unbelievable. The lodge has eight bedrooms, with all amenities and finishing touches. Self catering, but the owners are happy to stock the fridge for you. Super impressed.

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