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Lourensford Wine Estate

Lourensford Road, Somerset West 7129, South Africa
+27-21-847-2200
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
Type: Wineries
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Do eat at their restaurant. The food is fabulous! Great atmosphere. This is one of the most beautiful wine estates in the Western Cape.

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Portland, Oregon
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211 reviews 211 reviews
61 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

Another of the great wine farms in the Stellenbosch region specifically located in Somerset West. This is about a 25 minute drive from Stellenbosch and it is worth the time to venture here. Their wines and chocolate are divine. You can drink your wine in the wonderful outdoors and it is an ideal setting for all. The costs are reasonable;... More

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Bangor Northern Ireland
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38 reviews 38 reviews
5 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Just slip back in time and enjoy a great lunch served by pleasant staff in the wonderful setting of Lourensford wine estate.Wide menu choice good wines. Lunch is a really good time to enjoy the estate

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Somerset West, South Africa
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

This wine farm got it all... Wine, coffee, food, cheese, beauty... Go for the chocolate and wine pairing or the fabulous Honey Liqueur that is so unique and tasty!!!

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Somerset West, South Africa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Beautiful place to do summer lunch. Also great for wine tasting and also have a food and wine pairing experience.There is a lovely wine tasting area that also shows magnificent jewelry There is several lines of wine (more and less expensive) but they are all well worth their price.

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Somerset West, South Africa
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42 reviews 42 reviews
5 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

My wife and I visited twice in the past month and were impressed by the lovely gardens, old farm buildings and scenery. The wine cellar had some "specials" on offer, both times, which were really value for money wines! Well worth a try. The Millhouse restaurant almost eluded us on the 2nd visit, as there was a "fully booked" sign... More

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Somerset West
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

A friend chose Lourensford's chocolate and wine tasting for a farewell event, and the venue was quite superb. We were a group of roughly 20 and we were given a private room with a beautiful wooden table running the length to ourselves. The set up was just lovely, the tasting mats, glasses and chocolates elegantly and beauifully set out. The... More

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Somerset West, South Africa
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45 reviews 45 reviews
6 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Lourensford is one of the Capes classic gems, being my next door Neighbor I have frequented the estate for years. The estate has been Managed to perfection, the restaurant, winery and grounds have been maintained to their original beauty. This estate, in my opinion is located in the most picturesque part of the Cape beats it's Neighbour, Vergelegen by a... More

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Somerset West, Western Cape, South Africa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Lourensford Wine Estate is a truly beautiful estate with a lovely cellar which does interesting tastings and has great wine on offer at very good prices. The Millhouse Restaurant on the Estate is very good with a wide range of menu options to suit every taste and budget. The staff are friendly and knowledgeable and the standards are high and... More

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Jeffreys Bay, South Africa
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

The gardens,are beautifuly done,the staff are friendly and helpful.A friend and I had a wine tasting which was most enjoyable. I love the wine selection that was presented to us.

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