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Benguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate

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Nestled between two gentle hills on the banks of the Botrivier Lagoon, lies the Benguela Cove Coastal Wine Estate. Located only one hour from Cape Town , 45 minutes from Cape Town International Airport and just 10km from the historical seaside town...more
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R43, Bot River Lagoon, Hermanus, Overstrand 7201, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the tasting room on a recommendation of someone else, and was not overly impressed, didnt really see any form of managment in there, so I'd say the tasting room or as they call it The Cellar Door... is well meh... nothing really to right...More

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PStreeter, Owner at Benguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for leaving a review and I hope you have a better experience next time.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It was all a surprise to me and the biggest one I will ever receive!! They planned en coordinated and made it sooo special! From the best MCC to amazing platters and even a special love song! Thank you sooo much!!

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PStreeter, Owner at Benguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for celebrating your engagement with the Benguela Cove team. We are so glad that you enjoyed the experience.

Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

I ordered battered hake and chips that was presented magnificently, but undercoocked with connective tissue stringy and flesh glaced and raw. The manager visited the table to tell me that in her opinion the fish was perfectly cooked and that they were trying out a...More

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Penny S, Owner at Benguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

I am sorry to hear that you had a bad experience when you visited Moody Lagoon, and I am sorry that you were not impressed with the way our Restaurant Manager handled your complaint. We do take issues like this seriously and will work to...More

Reviewed 22 August 2018

We have been here a couple of times now. and it is classy inside and out. What a beautifully designed place. The whole visit is an experience and we absolutely love it. Just walking around is an experience. Beautiful views and amazing hospitality. There is...More

Thank Chris_Wray9
Penny S, Owner at Benguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Thank you for your review and I am glad you enjoyed the facilities we have created at Benguela Cove. We hope to add more to the offering over the next few months and we look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed 17 August 2018

we had organized a 80th bthday party for a freind. the welcome and attitude of Sharon and the staff were marvellous, food outstanding, what a treat ! we will be back , amazing !

Thank nicolas s
Penny S, Owner at Benguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

I am so pleased to hear that your birthday party at Moody Lagoon went well and that the team as a whole looked after you. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 31 July 2018

Why is one of the few things on your menu that can be eaten without fear or regret — a lunch-only sandwich when it resembles that item about as much as you resemble Emily Dickinson? The Benguela wine? Any idea why it tastes like some...More

Thank fredas86
Penny S, Owner at Benguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

I am sorry you had such a bad experience on the day that you visited. Our Executive Chef was horrified to hear your comments and it is such a shame that you did not raise any issues directly to us when you visited.

Reviewed 26 July 2018

It's the most stunning wine estate in South Africa! We made a wine tasting on a boat and drove to a really nice empty beach. If you are in or near Hermanus, you have to go there!!!

Thank Marie A
Leila B, Guest Relations at Benguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Thank you Marie A for the wonderful review. We are pleased that you enjoyed our wine tasting and lagoon cruise. We hope that you will visit us again soon.

Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We went for a lovely lazy Sunday afternoon lunch and it was superb! Delicious venison shank and pork belly off the winter menu. Very generous portions. Desserts were a really refreshing treat afterwards too. Some really special wine, particularly the "red blend" - just forget...More

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Owain J, General Manager at Benguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Thank you Cheryl S for your wonderful review! The wine you had is our superb Benguela Cove Collage 2015. I will be sure to share your feedback with Clarence. We look forward to hosting you again soon!

Reviewed 20 June 2018

Most impressed with a visit to cherish and remember as exceptional ! The views and ambiance is mesmerising. Style ,spacial awareness and detail , art , quality and ambiance makes a visit a memorable experience . The wine collection ,tasting and ambiance lends itself to...More

Thank Tertia B
Owain J, General Manager at Benguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

Thank you Tertia B for your wonderful review! We look forward to hosting this special event and sharing this memorable experience with you.

Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit. Sipho our host was amazing. This is great place to visit for wine tasting. It has a Restuarant. It’s also close to Cape Town. Near great golf courses. Close to CT. Beautiful place

Thank Johann K
Owain J, General Manager at Benguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018

Thank you Johann K for the great review! We look forward to hosting you again in the near future!

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