Less than an hour from Cape Town lies Paarl, the pearl of the Western Cape. An area steeped in the country’s history, Paarl is the third oldest settlement in South Africa and has a rich cultural heritage. The town has many examples of Georgian, Victorian, Edwardian and Cape Dutch buildings along Main Street as well as a number of restaurants…
Whether you’re looking for that picture-perfect wedding venue in the Winelands or a professional conference venue, d’Olyfboom Family Estate offers professional accommodation and services from their beautiful estate in Paarl. Set to a backdrop of purple-hued mountains and surrounded by vineyards and historical buildings, d’Olyfboom is a piece of paradise.
At the KWV Wine Emporium, you can explore and discover a massive range of natural wines, sparkling wines, brandies, fortified wines and liqueurs. Its status as one of the largest wine complexes in the world, you will be sure to find whatever it is you’re looking for in this unbelievably extensive portfolio.
Headed by cellar master Razvan Macici, the home of Nederburg Wines is a paradise of rolling vineyards and sweeping hills. Paarl is one of the key regions in the Cape Winelands, boasting a beautiful old buildings, lush gardens and award-winning vintages, all set against the backdrop of the incredible Drakenstein Mountains.
Established in 1693, Plaisir de Merle is a Paarl wine estate boasting charming and tranquil surroundings. Walk over the moat that encircles the cellar, its waters filled with koi fish and churned by a small, replica watermill. Here, you will encounter some of the best wines in the Cape, one of the many meccas on the Cape Wine Route.
Take a deep breath and enjoy the tranquil atmosphere and panoramic mountain surrounds at a working wine farm. Abundant in both fynbos and wine grapes, the area makes for a superbly romantic setting, which in turn makes Vondeling Wines a firm favourite for weddings and other events. Pre-book a generous Vintner’s Platter in the Tasting Room and savour a ...