The beautiful Boland town of Wellington is ready to provide the perfect backdrop for a wonderful Valentine’s Day.  Create some unforgettable romantic memories while enjoying the scenic beauty and rural tranquillity of this rural gem. Celebrate your love with a romantic picnic, dinner dance and special Valentine’s menus or organise a sensual stay-over at one of our fabulous accommodation facilities.


AfriCamps at Doolhof

We have launched a special for the entire February – Month of love.

February is the month of love, and love is for everyone! Treat your partner, your friends or your mom to a glamping getaway with a few surprises. Book for 2 nights or more in February at any of AfriCamps’ 11 camps and they will add a complimentary ‘Breakfast & Bubbles’. Simply add the code #GlampingLove in the ‘special requests’ section when you make you’re booking on the AfriCamps website. Bookings have to be made 2 weeks in advance of your stay and the offer is only valid when booking with AfriCamps online. www.africamps.com


Aantafel at Diemersfontein

Join us for the party of the year – in theme of the 60’s. Featuring juke box music, dancing and disco, homemade “diner” burgers, scrumptous dessert choices. Children welcome – celebrate the love between all.
Time: 18h30 for 19h00

Cost R195 pp incl. arrival drink and snacks l Children R75 incl. meal and ice cream cone with Candy-licious topping parlour

Bookings essential at celeste@celestestyledevents.co.za or +27 (0) 82 393 1239.

Linton Park Wine Estate

Come and enjoy a romantic picnic on Valentine’s Day at Linton Park Wine Estate where TASCHé, the winner of The Voice 2019, and some local talent will entertain you and your loved one while the sun sets over the lovely Wellington.

Gates open at 17h30 l Local Talent to start at 18h30 l TASCHé to start at 19h45

Cost R100 per person (own picnic welcome) OR

Cost R550 (Picnic Package) – Entrance for two people and a full picnic basket for two including a bottle of Rhino Wine of your choice and 10% discount on all wine purchases on the evening. No own alcohol beverages allowed – wine and beer sales available.

Tickets available on Quicket.

Oude Wellington Restaurant

Valentines Dinner & Dance
VENUE: Function Hall, Oude Wellington Estate
DATE: Friday, 14 February 2020 l TIME: 19h00 till 00h00
DRESS CODE: Semi formal/cocktail dress
COSTS: R395 per person
FOOD: Self-help harvest table with variety of meat, cheeses, salads, artisan bread, pate’s, fruit, desserts. Sexy cocktail on arrival.
BEVERAGES: Full cash bar facility
Enquiries: +27 (0) 82 836 8924

Valentine’s Dinner at the Stone Kitchen

14 February 2020 l 6pm onwards

Join us for Valentines dinner with live music.  Book now to avoid disappointment.

We now also cater for weddings at Dunstone.

Contact food@dunstone.co.za or +27 (0) 21 864 1504.

Val du Charron Wine and Leisure Estate

We’re doing Valentine’s dinner at both restaurants. We also have a spa special for Valentines and amazing online specials on accommodation via booking.com.

Pizza Vista @ Val du Charron

14 February 2020 l 6pm- 9pm


Extreme garlic bread stuffed with bacon and mozzarella OR Mozzarella skewer, Crispy fried mozzarella sticks with tomato chutney OR Spiedini di Fromaggi e Melanzane – Halloumi, eggplant with cherry tomato, zucchini skewer with homemade pesto

Choice of Main

Medium Five – O – Ham and pineapple OR “The Joburger” – Grilled chicken, avo, feta cheese, honey, cherry tomatoes and fresh coriander OR Chessboard – Black mushroom, olives, feta, garlic and basil


Strawberry and Pistachio Semi Freddo OR Mixed berry crème brulee OR Ice cream and chocolate sauce

R299 per person l Flower on arrival and live music.

To book pev@vdcwines.com or +27 (0) 21 873 1256. T’s & c’s apply.


The Grillroom @ Val du Charron

14 February 2020 l 6pm – 9pm

Sumptuous set menu in our magnificent setting. Live music by Sterren to make your evening more enjoyable at The Grillroom.


Beef Carpaccio – Paper thin sliced of grain fed fillet with parmesan cheese and rocket OR

Vegetarian – Vegetarian spring rolls filled with seasonal vegetables in phyllo pastry accompanied by a sweet chili dipping sauce OR Marrow Bones – Oven roasted free range beef marrow bones with red onion, capers and parsley salsa.

Main Course

200g of Grain Fed Aged Fillet Steak – Grilled to your preference, a 200g grain fed fillet served with a choice of the following side: chips, side salad, and mashed potato with jus or sautéed vegetables OR Chicken Breast – Grilled chicken breast set over balsamic, basil pesto and sweet chili sauce with blistered cherry tomatoes and wild rocket served with a choice of the following side chips, sweet potato mash, sautéed green, seasonal vegetables or side salad

OR Mushroom Risotto – Freshly foraged wild mushrooms cooked in white wine with a drizzle topping of parmesan foam


Blueberry Cheese Cake served with seasonal fruit and beery compote OR Panna cotta

Chilled Amarula flavored panna cotta topped with berry coulis OR Home-baked chocolate brownie served warm with vanilla ice cream

R395 per person including live music and flower on arrival

lg@vdcwines.com  /+27 (0) 21 873 1256 to book. T’s & c’s apply.