Unwind in Wellington: A foodie guide to wintry Winelands escape

Wellington has the perfect mix of farm-style flair and old European poise. Different to Stellenbosch and Franschhoek, where it’s not hard to imagine yourself in an old European town in France at any given day, Wellington is unmistakably South African – complete with gumboot wearing farmers and a massive party barn called Die Watergat.

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Bartholomeus Klip Farmhouse

Bartholomeus Klip Farmhouse

Bartholomeus Klip FarmhouseBartholomeus Klip Farmhouse

Elandsberg Nature Reserve, Hermon, +27 (0) 74 159 9906
Available right now! SPECIAL – An exceptional anniversary offer, running from 1 April to 30 June! In celebration of the year we opened our doors, we have reduced our room rates, now from R1997 per night per person sharing, including all meals and activities: high tea, snacks and sun downers, a 4 course gourmet dinner, early morning coffee and pastries and brunch as well as 2 daily guided drives in the Elandsberg Nature Reserve and endless hiking, cycling, fishing and relaxing possibilities. * SA Residents, Direct Bookings Only | www.bartholomeusklip.com

Dunstone Country House

Dunstone Country House

Dunstone Country HouseDunstone Country House

Bovlei Road, +27 (0) 864 1504

Our Winter Specials have arrived – Guest House or Self-Catering accommodation in Wellington! Book Now and Save 25%

Book your stay in one of our luxury 4 Star Dunstone Country House guest suites this winter and enjoy a bit of indulgence during your stay with us.

For Only R750 pp/ per night, your reservation includes:
A full Continental and/or English Breakfast
Afternoon Cake and Tea
Our Boutique Wine paired with nibbles for Sundowners and
A 3 course dinner at our Bistro, The Stone Kitchen

Val du Charron Wine and Olive Estate

Val du Charron Wine and Olive Estate

Val du Charron Wine and Olive EstateVal du Charron Wine and Olive Estate

Bovlei Road, +27 (0) 21 873 1256

In need of a short break?
Book your room now for one night and get 15% discount.
Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and unwind in the tranquil beauty that is the Wellington Winelands. Stay at any of our luxurious accommodation options. The choice lies with you.

Contact us and book directly
stay@vdcwines.com

Romantic Season at Grande de Dale

Romantic Season at Grande de Dale

Romantic Season at Grande de DaleRomantic Season at Grande de Dale

Bovlei Road, +27 (0) 21 873 4089

At Grand Dédale Country House you will experience quiet tranquility that is ideal to recharge and rejuvenate.
Service is of the upmost standard and the surrounds will leave you mesmerized.
Their “Romantic Season Special” is starting as of 1st May 2017.
It includes a welcome drink, fruit basket, fresh flowers in the room, breakfast daily, afternoon snack, all beverages from the self-service bar fridges and a three-course gourmet dinner.

Cost is from R1350 per person sharing / per night. A minimum stay of two nights might apply on certain weekends.

Bookings have to be made online directly on their website www.granddedale.com

Lady Loch Guest House

Lady Loch Guest HouseLady Loch Guest House

Lady Loch Road, +27 (0) 21 873 1430

The newly revamped and refurbished Lady Loch Guest House Wellington provides a beautiful and tranquil atmosphere.
Settled on the banks of the Berg River and surrounded by views of mountains and vineyards, this is truly a gem to discover.
Book their relaxation and retreat packages in the winter months.
The options are:
1) The Royal Eduard Weekend Package R10 000 pp single/ R7500 pp double
2) The Painting and Cooking Class Retreat R10 000 pp single/ R7500 pp double
3) The Take-a-break Package R10 000 pp single/ R7500 pp double

Diemersfontein Country & Wine Estate

Diemersfontein Country & Wine EstateDiemersfontein Country & Wine Estate

Jan van Riebeeck Drive, +27 (0) 21 864 5050

Break away to the heart of the Cape Winelands during the winter months at Diemersfontein Wine and Country Estate. Stay in their luxurious Manor House or Garden Rooms.
Your stay includes breakfast and a bottle of Diemersfontein Pinotage.

R550/ person sharing per night.

Please contact reception@diemersfontein.co.za

Imbuko Wines

Imbuko Wines

Imbuko Wines

Bodal Road Wellington, +27 (0) 21 873 7350

Van Zijl Jam Tasting experience with three delicious flavours namely Vanilla Cabernet Jam, Butterscotch Shiraz Jam and Coffee Pinotage Jam

The jams are served with a freshly baked Portuguese roll and a Babybel cheese.

Pairing costs R30.

These delicious jams are also available to purchase at their tasting room at R45.

Perfect Place

Perfect Place

Perfect Place

Perfect Place

66 Church Street, +27 (0) 21 873 6620

Food & Wine pairing available from 1 June 2017

  • Doolhof Sauvignon Blanc with slow roasted Tomato & Bacon Soup R65
  • Taste Shiraz/Cabernet Sauvignon Blend with Lamb Stew R89
  • Wellington Wines Pinotage with Venison Pie and Potato Chips R75