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Morgenhof Estate

Klapmuts Road, Stellenbosch 7599, South Africa
+27 21 889 5510
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Ranked #53 of 102 activities in Stellenbosch
Type: Wineries
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Holmfirth
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014 via mobile

Stopped for lunch and wine at this delightful spot. Friendly staff. Very relaxed lunch which consisted of several tapas dishes, superbly prepared and presented. Memorable experience. It goes without saying the wine was sublime, sadly we'd could not bring any home.

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London, United Kingdom
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155 reviews 155 reviews
48 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Along the wine route you are simply spoilt for choice. This was my first visit here and I was not disappointed. Staff were friendly and efficient - service with a smile!! food was excellent - made of fresh local produce!! I loved the Morgenhof Rose Pinotage - music to my palate with its soft and almost velvetty texture, easy to... More

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Drogheda
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61 reviews 61 reviews
8 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

We had no idea what to expect when we visited this lovely vineyard. We ate a lovely lunch. They do fortified wine here too and what a way to finish lunch with a cheese board and a great port. The food here is so fresh and in season. Its a dream. Using the Euro you really get value for your... More

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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1,138 reviews 1,138 reviews
412 attraction reviews
3,128 helpful votes 3,128 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

We visited this stunningly beautiful wine estate as our last stop on our 'Wine Flies' excursion out of Cape Town. The wines here were the best we tasted & I bought a mixed case of delicious whites. They play music to the vines to help them grow, which may seem a bit quirky, but you can't knock the vino!!

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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51 reviews 51 reviews
21 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

After a couple of very pleasant previous visits once for lunch and a return for their picnic we made a third trip a couple of weeks ago - what a big mistake. Service was really poor and the staff totally disinterested. When I spoke to the person in charge she gave the impression that she wasn't particularly worried either and... More

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

I was very interested in Morgenhof as a wedding venue and really wanted to find out more about the venue as it is really beautiful. Unfortunately, the service i received was less than adequate. The wedding coordinator has not gotten back to me in over 2 weeks and the restaurant manager who showed me around the venue was rather rude... More

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Cape Town
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69 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

first enjoyed an excellant lunch, the oxtail and steak was excellant. best ever oxtail. the wine tasting was managed by Herschel and this was the best wine tasting experience we had. what was supposed to be 30 minutes ended up two and half hours with my wife and I very happy. the previous weekend, we went to another wine tasting... More

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Munich, Germany
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

I booked a stay on the estate for one night because I wanted to do a wine tasting I arrived lunch time and was shown to my room in the manor house. The room was spacious, but looked a bit shabby. The self catering kitchen also looked very tired and the honesty bar was non existing. The food in the... More

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Orange, California
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97 reviews 97 reviews
23 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013

We stopped here en route to Franschhoek. I LOVE wine tasting and could not keep passing wineries without stopping so we pulled in here. The grounds were nice with great backgrounds for photos. There were few people around. The tasting room was small and overall unappealing. Nothing seemed very "distinct." The wines were average. The staff was friendly and attentive.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

Returned here after four years and felt the place was a bit run down and shabby. They did not really promote the wine tasting which is what we all came for. Dirty tables and very poor service. We were really disappointed on this occasion by the service we received. They seem to depend more on the restaurant and weddings rather... More

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