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Vergenoegd Wine Estate

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Address: Baden Powell Road | Faure, Stellenbosch 7131, South Africa
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Great for Dining and for Wine, Olive Oil and Chocolate paring.

We attended the Jimmy Nevis concert and purchased the VIP tickets, preferential parking and seating with a Picnic Hamper for two including 2 botts of wine. Food was excellent. We... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
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Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We attended the Jimmy Nevis concert and purchased the VIP tickets, preferential parking and seating with a Picnic Hamper for two including 2 botts of wine. Food was excellent. We also went for wine paring where you can mix some wines and then take your choice in a bottle with your own name and with names of someone who you... More 

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Vergenoegd, Manager at Vergenoegd Wine Estate, responded to this review

Hi JohnboyOxon We're thrilled that you enjoyed your Vergenoegd experience! Thank you for visiting! We appreciate your review and awesome rating and we hope to see you back at Vergenoegd soon again! Kind Regards david@vergenoegd More 

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12 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We took our 2 year old and 5 year old to see the duck parade at Vergenoegd this morning. I wasn't sure what to expect but it was amazing to see hundreds of ducks walking together...Was lovely! The kids enjoyed it thoroughly😆 We also did a wine tasting there...The staff were very friendly and helpful!

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Vergenoegd, Manager at Vergenoegd Wine Estate, responded to this review

Hi SLP888 Thank you for visiting Vergenoegd! We're delighted that you and your family enjoyed your experience while at our farm! We appreciate your review and rating! Hope to see you back soon again! Kind Regards david@vergenoegd More 

New Jersey
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5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I love wine tasting, but Vergenoegd has two advantages over other wineries: the absolutely gorgeous scenery, and the hundreds of Indian runner ducks that work on the farm to eat snails and parasites. A few times a day the ducks have a huge parade which is definitely a spectacle. Not to mention, the wine was great. We sampled about 6... More 

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Vergenoegd, Manager at Vergenoegd Wine Estate, responded to this review

Hi Kim G Thank you for sharing your experience, we appreciate your review and rating! We're delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you back soon again. Please do join us for lunch upon your next visit! ...and may the rain speedily come to satisfy the land! Kind Regards david@vergenoegd More 

Arlington, Virginia
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36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Make sure you look up when the ducks will be walking - huge hit with the 3 and 5 year old crowd (and the adults). The wine tasting was nice - we were able to choose which 5 (I think) of the list we wanted to try.

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Vergenoegd, Manager at Vergenoegd Wine Estate, responded to this review

Hi MonaB1980 Thank you for visiting Vergenoegd - we appreciate your review and rating! We're delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you back soon again! Kind Regards david@vergenoegd More 

Sandton, South Africa
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We were attracted to Vergenoegd because we thought our granddaughter would enjoy the duck parade which she did. We never imagined that we were in for such a fantastic lunch. We were a group of 8 and we opted for the fixed menu lunch. The starters were platters of excellent salad, very fresh homemade bread and a salmon pate. 4... More 

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Vergenoegd, Manager at Vergenoegd Wine Estate, responded to this review

Hi Ian H It's a delight receiving such wonderful feedback from our visitors. Thank you for sharing your experience, we appreciate your awesome review and rating. Thank you for visiting Vergenoegd, we look forward to welcoming you back soon again! Kind Regards david@vergenoegd More 

Cape Town, South Africa
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29 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We first went here just over a month since and were very pleasantly surprised when, as we sat in the sun on the patio enjoying lunch and a glass of wine, suddenly hundreds of ducks started running through the gardens. A regular occurrence I believe which is repeated 3 times daily - quite a spectacle for anyone, but most especially... More 

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Vergenoegd, Manager at Vergenoegd Wine Estate, responded to this review

Hi MiloDexter Thank you for sharing your experience - we appreciate your wonderful review and rating. Vergenoegd looks forward to welcoming you back, please also do visit our market on Saturdays from 9am - 3pm. Thank you for visiting Vergenoegd! Kind Regards david@vergenoegd More 

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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After meeting Wynand at the Vergenoeged stand at Cape Town "Sixes" he sold the idea to visit the farm. The whole idea of the Market, Music and Ducks is great we had a small breakfast and then did the wine tasting. Love most the wines and definitely buy some again, the only negative for us was no tasting room (the... More 

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Vergenoegd, Manager at Vergenoegd Wine Estate, responded to this review

Hi Richard M Thank you for visiting Vergenoegd Wine Estate! The farm is in the process of a slight re-vamp without too many disruptions and although we have knowledgeable and well-trained staff, we're also training new personnel, sometimes they are thrown in the deep end but they do come out on top! We're working to provide a flawless experience to... More 

Bossier City, United States
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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Vergenoegd Wine Estate while vacationing in Cape Town from the States. Vergenoegd was great!!!! The breakfast, while the menu was limited, was excellent!!! Before breakfast, we attended the Duck Parade, which is one of the most unique experiences ever. Absolutely Great!!! After breakfast we did a wine tasting. The wines had the best flavor of the 8 vineyards... More 

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Vergenoegd, Manager at Vergenoegd Wine Estate, responded to this review

Hi Travis T We're delighted that Vergenoegd was part of your journey and obviously thrilled that you enjoyed your time on the farm! Thank you for visiting, please do visit again when you are in South Africa and remember, our wines are available for export! We appreciate your awesome review and rating! Kind Regards david@vergenoegd More 

Cape Town, South Africa
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10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Vergenoegd Market on Saturday's is every time a nice experience. The Market and the Winery itself with its offerings is very interesting. It is relaxing to listen to the music while having a snack and some wine. A highlight is always watching the ducks on their way to their job in the vineyard.

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Vergenoegd, Manager at Vergenoegd Wine Estate, responded to this review

Hi Dieter S We appreciate your comments, thank you for visiting Vergenoegd as well as sharing your experience. We're delighted that you enjoy the market at Vergenoegd and hope to see you back soon again! Kind Regards david@vergenoegd More 

Singapore, Singapore
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39 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Vergeogd for my wife's birthday - it was a mid week picnic to remember the day, and the staff were great from the point of taking our booking late to accommodating our food and seating needs. The upside is the estate and the location. The wine is great and the fantastic duck parade is a must see. Some... More 

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Vergenoegd, Manager at Vergenoegd Wine Estate, responded to this review

Hi Chris G Thank you for visiting Vergenoegd, we sincerely appreciate your comments and invaluable critique. Despite the reputation we have built over the past year or two for producing a delicious range of flavors and aromas, your comments provide "food for thought" and as we're constantly striving to provide a perfect experience to all our guests and visitors, we'll... More 

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