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Neethlingshof Estate

P.O. Box 104, Stellenbosch 7599, South Africa
+ 27. (0)21. 883 8988
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Ranked #45 of 105 Activities in Stellenbosch
Type: Wineries
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Kroonstad
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51 reviews 51 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

We had delightful wine tasting at the lovely, historic Neethlingshof wine estate. Two members of our party had the wine and food pairing, it must surely rate as one of the best value for money experiences in the cape winelands.

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Seattle, Washington, United States
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31 reviews 31 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Beautiful old german-ish winery well set up to invite any wine lover. We had an engaging young man as our "handler" I will call Louis. He was so engaging, we later had dinner with him after his wine class. What I amazingly discovered is a wine that before I considered just a throw the odds and ends together to make=Pinotage.... More

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
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55 reviews 55 reviews
13 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Very nice, spacious wine tasting centre - and some lovely wines. Unfortunately, they had no stock of my favorite late harvest desert wine, but maybe next time. Do try the flash food and slow wine pairing, it's highly recommended.

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Skipton, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Visit to Neethlingshof as part of an organised shore excursion from a cruise ship docked in Cape Town. Fabulous area, gorgeous scenery and a very interesting winery tour to round the visit off (complete with wine tasting). Our hosts were friendly and informative.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

We met up with old business friends at restaurant early evening . We were early and decided to walkabout and take some photo's of lovely garden and out buildings . We end up at wine tasting center were we sat down to be entertained by live music and had a glass or two of fantastic wine. On arrival of our... More

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Anchorage, Alaska, United States
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83 reviews 83 reviews
29 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

The tour of the winery was fascinating. We thoroughly enjoyed it. The guide was very knowledgeable. The wines that we tasted were from a broad spectrum of reds and whites. The raising room was a little sterile and lacked ambiance. The tasting was too rushed. The red wines were outstanding especially the Cabernet Sauvignon. The grounds were beautiful. The flowers... More

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Hong Kong
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

We had been recommended Neethlingshof as one of the nicest wineries around. We had read up on it and found that they do a food pairing. We decided to do this tasting as a late afternoon tasting, so that we could have a little snack (with the food pairing) but nothing too heavy.. We turned up and were asked to... More

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Kanton Zürich
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65 reviews 65 reviews
10 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

It was extremely hot on New Year's Day and we had our flight at three. We were happy to be able to park our car under the old oak trees so our suitcases did not boil in car. The service in the restaurant was fine and the wine-tasting very interesting! The view and atmosphere were really beautiful!

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Arezzo, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

We have been to Stellenbosh various time over the years but it was our first time year . The drive to the main house is very impressing , a lovely long road with pine trees! We had already had lunch on another estate so we went along for some wine tasting and a cheese platter. It was already 5 pm... More

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Cape Town, South Africa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013 via mobile

Along with family and international guests, I visited the Restaurant after we failed to get a reservation at a nearby restaurant at such short notice. I was expecting great food and atmosphere after reading previous reviews here on trip advisor but the food my company and I ordered was, to say the least, poor. The service was acceptable and the... More

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