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De Krans Wines

Station Rd, Calitzdorp 6660, South Africa
+27 44 213 3314
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Very pleasant under the vine arbor

I have belonged to the De Krans Wine Club for several years and can highly recommend their white... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Laura L
Calitzdorp, South Africa
Wine taste

Friendly reception, awesome staff, nice breakfast. They have a good veriety of tasty wines. My... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Willie Z
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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De Krans Wine Cellar is situated along the upper reaches of the picturesque Gamka River Valley near Calitzdorp. The history of the farm dates back to 1890, when it was bought by the Nel family. Since 1985, most of the classic Portuguese port and wine varieties have been planted. De Krans is widely known as one of the leading port producers, as well as one of the most innovative cellars in South Africa. The Farm offers daily wine tasting, a country style bistro and a deli offering products either produced on the farm or sourced from local artisans.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Station Rd, Calitzdorp 6660, South Africa
+27 44 213 3314
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have belonged to the De Krans Wine Club for several years and can highly recommend their white wines and Rose I was not that taken with the Cap Classique

Thank Laura L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly reception, awesome staff, nice breakfast. They have a good veriety of tasty wines. My favourite, Basket Press Cabernet Sauvignon 2016.

Thank Willie Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved Cate giving us background info!! Superiour wines! Definitely must do. You can eat there as well (except Tuesdays) and enjoy the tranquility of the Karoo.

Thank stefanie v
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A must visit winery. Family run and involved , passionate people. Love the pulled pork sandwich , a must have and the tapas , you build up to a menu list. Service was a bit slow on the restaurant side on Saturday during the festival...More

Thank raystuartsteer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We travelled thru the karoo and today's leg was barrydale ( see karoo art hotel) to oudtshoorn. Calitzdorp was a timely stop after the magnificent seweweekspoort and huisrivier passes. The lunch menu is very limited, deliberately, so to focus on quality. I had the pulled...More

Thank Capie_Tours
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We had such a wonderful afternoon at the Cellar. The platters are great and good wines. The atmosphere in the garden under the grape wines is just what we wanted. The staff and service also great.

Thank canada493
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff and excellent wines. They now have a bistro as well as their wine tasting cellar. Wines are of Portuguese origin and are fairly unique in South Africa.

Thank ElredL
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Beautiful place to have lunch! Really good food and stunning location - a must visit when in the area!

Thank Wendiskow
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Had such a wonderful time at De Krantz. We had really good food ... Pulled Pork and coleslaw , Chicken burger and a cheese and meat platter. So lovely sitting under the vines .. the service was excellent as well. Recommend it for a relaxed...More

Thank Cornu10
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Beautiful vineyard with wine tasting of 6 wines for R35 which is waivered if you buy a bottle. Lovely outdoor seating under the cover of vine leaves, overlooking the huge beautiful vineyard. The bistro offers food which is highly recommended and looked delicious, but we...More

Thank lbl-mjl
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