Boschendal Wine Estate, Groot Drakenstein

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Take a guided tour of Boschendal Wine Estate, an expansive farm and wine estate (one of the oldest in the country dating back to 1685) with leafy gardens and sweeping mountain views. Learn about the farm's history on a tour of the homestead, view the cellar and vineyards, or take a walk through the rose garden. Visitors can sample a variety of wines, book picnics or horseback rides, and taste a meal made from locally sourced ingredients. Pay a visit to the estate's gift shop for a souvenir before you leave. Use our Franschhoek trip planner to arrange your visit to Boschendal Wine Estate and other attractions in Franschhoek.
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  • Beautiful location, set up sweet and super food for in-between... the cakes looked delicious, have only had lunch and wine enjoyed a nice glass... very much recommended for a relaxed lunch.
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  • This farm packs so much - its like a mini village on a wine farm - it is not too commercial so you still get the country feel - but great little food places and wine tasting - what stands out here for...  more »
  • The lunch and wine tasting at the historic manor house is very special. The variety of food on the lunch buffet is impressive. The food is a wonderful complement to the tasting of Boschendal wines.  more »
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  • I love this place, so peaceful in nature and I absolutely love shooting wedding here. Food is always great and I'm in love with their fresh green olives you get at the farm deli. Staff is energetic and friendly.
  • What can I say? 5 Star!!! We had an arranged picnic lunch in the Rose Garden. The food arrived prepacked and beautifully presented
  • Lovely place, offers a number of activities, such as mountain biking, horse back riding, wine tasting, picnics. The restaurants are amazing, impeccable food and service. We stayed at the Orchards Cottages, which were simple but comfortable, new and well kept with a lovely pool right in front and a bonfire in one of the nights. Would definitely go back!
  • Awesome Winery Estate to visit and to know his History. The wine Tasting under the big tree is fantastic. You can even have a lunch/picnic on the grass. Stunning place!
  • Our guide Shawn was really nice. He shared a lot with us. We really appreciated the wine tasting in this place. Many thanks.
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