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Agriculture and a simple farm lifestyle is at the heart of Boschendal. One of the oldest farms in South Africa, founded 1685, the farm has grown with the passing centuries into a cherished source of wholesome produce, great wines and happy memories...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Pniel Road, Groot Drakenstein, Franschhoek 7680, South Africa
+27 21 870 4273
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A beautiful location for wine tasting with a stunning view. If getting an Uber make sure to get dropped off and picked up at the bar where the wine tasting is completed as this is a large venue and the wine tasting is a long...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank VanessaHud
Reviewed 1 week ago

OUT-STAN-DING. We had a super stay! The property is SO beautiful, there's so much to do and to see. Would definetely recommend to picnic. That's an amazing experience at itself. Everything is so well maintained and everybody is super nice. It was a great experience.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JimmyNieuwenhuizen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We‘ve visited Boschendal with the wine tram as a last stopp. For sure it was later in the afternoon, so that the staff may have been tired from the day? But what we‘ve experienced, was really disappointing. The waiters let us wait for a long...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank PaMei87
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to spend a couple of house at Boschendal to eat and do wine tasting. The estate is just gorgeous with the old dutch architecture. There is options to do a picnic, a casual dining experience, or a full tasting. We chose to eat...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 202pattib
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every year we return to Bochendal for a Sunday lunch picnic. Fabulous atmosphere, great wine and wonderful picnic. We never leave disappointed, the service, food, wine etc etc. Perfect.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank DandJE
Reviewed 1 week ago

New nice and easy market with regrettably just a few market stalls on each Friday from 18:00-21:00. They offer live music and good food, like Malayan samosas, oysters and Cap Classic, pizza, burgers and much more. Cheese and oven baked bread can be bought at...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank born2be4ever
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place left a lasting impression on us so next time we would like to stay for a few days Views are breathtaking and great wine to compliment it too Highly recommended . Don’t miss it

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank GrouchoStockport
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What can i say. From the entrance one can just feel the tranquility of Boschendal. Everything kept immaculate. Buildings beautiful. Gardens awesome. Food just better than good. Watch out for the squirrels and chickens. Photo perfect areas. Picnics a MUST do. Homemade cordials, give it...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 927cynthial
Reviewed 1 week ago

Boschendal lays on relaxed and tasty picnics under the trees. The food is carefully thought out, tasty and varied. The atmosphere is relaxed and family friendly- children can play on the grass without being intrusive to other parties. The wine is good quality. Overall, a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Helen P
Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed a delightful tasting of their MCC sparkling wines in a bucolic rose garden setting. I also stumbled across an area of demonstration vines with different grape Varietals arranged row upon row which I found very interesting. What was a positive experience up to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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30 October 2018|
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Response from 409margueriten | Property representative |
Yes lunch is available everyday