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Holden Manz Wine Estate

Green Valley Rd, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 21 876 2738
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Great wine

Very good red wine, super knowledgeable server who kept things moving without rushing. Tasting area... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Geraldine L
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Watford, United Kingdom
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Beautiful setting, wonderful wines

We had a wonderful wine and chocolate tasting at Holden Manz. It was a beautiful day and we biked... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2018
Edward B
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Chicago, Illinois
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Green Valley Rd, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very good red wine, super knowledgeable server who kept things moving without rushing. Tasting area wasn't great as little shade on a very hot day but still well worth a visit.

Thank Geraldine L
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

We had a wonderful wine and chocolate tasting at Holden Manz. It was a beautiful day and we biked there and had our tasting on the terrace. The wines were quite good (we generally liked the whites better than the reds) and the chocolate really...More

Thank Edward B
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Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Thanks to Kobie and his team for just being so magnificent each time we visit Holden Manz. We got married as this gorgeous venue four years ago and have been back often. See you soon!, and soon thereafter!

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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Holden Manz is a little off the road, but definitely worth popping into. They have expert staff and their wines and the stories behind them are well thought through. The setting is beautiful and everything is extremely professional, yet relaxed. For the hungry ones, their...More

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Reviewed 17 November 2017

We pre-booked a picnic at Holden Manz, a beautifully situated wine estate in the Franschhoek valley. This was without doubt a 5-star picnic with dozens of delicious morsels, estate rose wine, blanket and cushions. The picnic area is a short walk through the Merlot vines...More

Thank PTB46
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

The food in the picnic basket was amazing. Everything was delicious and there was plenty. I however was disappointed with the service. It really put a damper on our wedding anniversary celebration. We had booked the picnic nearly a week in advance but when we...More

Thank Andrea d
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

My son and his girlfriend were staying in Franschhoek and invited us for lunch. My son cancelled our booking at another wine farm as he had been delighted with a lunch at Holden Manz the previous day. As a result, I was very keen to...More

Thank georgestof
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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Superb selection of quality wines, warm and premium setting and very attentive staff. A must-see for any visit to the valley.

Thank Gavin N
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

We were treated to a very special tasting by the knowledgeable Debbie. The wines are on display, with their medals around their necks! The wines we tasted were all good, and the Cabernet Franc is stupendous. Friends who came on the wine tram didn't get...More

1  Thank yycyycyyc
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

We booked the wine tram,blue route, and were lucky enough to stop around lunch time at Holden Manz. The estate itself is gorgeous and the staff are fun,happy and very friendly- well done to you guys for being so welcoming and accommodating. However it was...More

1  Thank Varuna H
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