What’s New & What’s Hot on the Stellenbosch Wine Routes
Discover endless activities on the Stellenbosch Wine Routes. Bianca Coleman from EatPlayDrink.capetown was invited for a two-day exploration. Unveiling a 48-hour guide to make the most of Stellenbosch Wine Routes.
## Day 1:
### A Winter Picnic and Ceramic Art Tour at Spier Wine Farm
Kick off your Stellenbosch stay with a twist! Who says picnics are only for summer? Spier Wine Farm defies the norm with its winter picnics, featuring seasonal menus and hearty farm-to-table dishes. The Werf, an all-season beauty, is your perfect backdrop. Roll out your picnic blanket and soak in the winter sun.
📞 +27 21 809 1903
### Stay at: Eendracht Hotel and Apartments
Nestled on Dorp Street, Eendracht Hotel & Apartments offers award-winning service and a taste of South African hospitality. It’s not just well-situated; it’s a return trip waiting to happen.
📞 +27 21 883 8843
📱 @EendrachtHotel / @eendracht_hotel
### Dine at: Die Kantien by Bertus Basson
Bertus Basson’s latest venture, Die Kantien, is a rock n’ roll culinary experience. Serving next-level pizza and more, it’s your go-to for a quick bite.
📞 +27 71 138 3991
📱 @bertusbasson / @Kantien / @diekantien
## Day 2:
Lavender, Sidecars, and Art Walks
### Tour of Canettevallei Lavender Farm
Discover the aromatic world of lavender at Canettevallei. This organic lavender farm offers unique, farm-fresh products that make perfect gifts or wedding favours.
🌐 [Canettevallei Lavender](www.canettevalleilavender.co.za)
📞 +27 82 829 7509
📱 @CanettevalleiLavenderFarm / @cantetevallei
### Use Alternative Transport: Cape Sidecars Tours
Feel the wind in your hair with Cape Sidecars Tours. Choose your route and explore Stellenbosch in a vintage-styled sidecar.
🌐 [Cape Sidecars Tours](www.capesidecartours.co.za
📞 +27 82 057 0751
Lunch at: Alto Wine Estate
Indulge in a wine-paired lunch at Alto Wine Estate, South Africa’s oldest red wine estate. Savour the views as you dine on the deck.
🌐 [Alto Wine Estate](www.altowineestate.co.za)
### Afternoon: Art Walk and Wine Bar Hop
Join Johan from Stellenbosch on Foot for an art walk through the oak-lined streets. Discover Stellenbosch’s burgeoning art scene and enjoy a wine bar hop.
📞 084 4797 262
Wine and Dine in Style
Experience the new Tasting House at Blaauwklippen, offering seasonal wine pairings with a twist.
📱 @Blaauwklippen / @BlaauwklippenVineyards
L’Avenir offers a unique wine and carpaccio pairing experience, perfect for foodies and wine lovers alike.
📱 @LAvenirWines / @L’Avenir Wine Estate
End your adventure with a Gentleman’s Tea at Lanzerac, complete with whisky tasting and hearty treats.
📞 +27 21 887 1132
📱 @LanzeracWines / @LanzeracWineEstate
There you have it! A whirlwind 48 hours in Stellenbosch, packed with food, wine, art, and adventure. What are you waiting for? Book your trip now