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Eikehof, Franschhoek

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#7 of 38 in Wineries in Franschhoek
Winery / Vineyard · Hidden Gem · Food & Drink
Visit the wine estate of Eikehof to find out about the fermentation process and taste Africa's finest wines. This family business, nestled in the shade of the oak forest along the main road from which it gained its name, is more than a century old. See the oldest block of Semillon bush vines in South Africa, which date back to 1902. Plan a short visit, or organize a wedding, birthday celebration, or a corporate party at a specially designated venue under the oak trees. Put Eikehof and other Franschhoek attractions into our Franschhoek trip planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • This turned out to be our favourite stop of the day. A real family atmosphere with the winemaker and his wife in attendance. The wines are great value for money.  more »
  • Wonderful wine tasting experience with a fantastic cheese and meat platter. Best part is the personal touch and family feel from the husband and wife team who spend time with each guest party...  more »
  • Warm reception by family. Lovely wines. The Cape Ruby fortified wine made by the daughter is highly recommended  more »
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  • Came to visit the farm for a wedding, had a great time there. I believe a family owned farm, looked after well by everyone, food was great, views are amazing. Just overall a really nice experience of the venue. The wedding was actually stunning, Definitely a recommended place for a small humble wedding for anyone looking at this venue.
  • Excellent experience with owner led front of house. And amazing wines, the Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay 2019 don't disappoint
  • Excellent host, wines are great and very well priced for the quality and vintage. A must visit. Great for kids as well.
  • Wonderful farm with wonderful owners, wines made with love & passion. Great service and the good wines. Superior quality, easy drinking wines. Wine tasting under Oak trees. Not commercialised at all. Very good relaxed atmosphere. Loved every minute definitely coming back.
  • Amazing little winery. The owners are are really looking after you, telling about their story and produce. Well worth the visit

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