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Glen Carlou Vineyards

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Amazing start to our marriage

We looked all over the Winelands for a venue to host our wedding reception and the moment we walked... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Blown away again

Wow. From the moment you walk in to the wine tasting the true professional staff really treat you... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Glen Carlou's custom-designed cellar features an open-plan inner arena where visitors have the opportunity to gain insight into the vintner's art. To delight the eye, our attractive, wood-beamed tasting room offers panoramic views of the Paarl...more
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Exit 47, off the N1 | Simondium Road, Klapmuts, Cape Town Central 7625, South Africa
+27 21 875 5528
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We looked all over the Winelands for a venue to host our wedding reception and the moment we walked into Glen Carlou and met with Lecinda, we knew we had found the right spot!! The planning via email was very easy! We had lunch there...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow. From the moment you walk in to the wine tasting the true professional staff really treat you to an experience. Although we only had a tasting the service was excellent the wine steward had in-depth knowledge and no pushy and hurry up. Would recommend...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank PaulVanR
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I visited Glen Carlou on 9th January with my family for lunch (and wine tasting, which is included if you have lunch). The whole vineyard was stunning, the interior design was exquisite and really suited the style of the vineyard. All the staff were extremely...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LucyD1848
Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

We had our year end function at Glen Garlou and we had a ball. Started off with a wine tasting. Tasting their great wines. Followed by a scrumptious lunch. Overlooking the vineyards.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PeterPentz
Reviewed November 25, 2018

On Saturday, 24 November, my friends and I came wine tasting at Glen Carlou. It was an hour before closing time. When we arrived, we received such a warm welcome. We came inside and there were two ladies at the “front desk” and after sharing...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

My best friend and I were out for a girls day and decided to do a Wine tasting here, and thanks to Ayrin who guided us through it, it was a fantastic experience!!!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ErinESG
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Due to a wedding we could only do a wine tasting, however it was still a brilliant trip! Wine was great but what made the visit was the amazing staff! The were friendly efficient and knowledgeable! Definitely need a return trip!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AntoinetteY10
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

A beautiful spot with an amazing red wine cellar! You should go see it if possible. The chenin blanc and the dessert wine was really good. We even bought the last one to take all the way home with us.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank thedanishnomads
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

We visited Glen Carlou for an unplanned wine tasting on a Saturday afternoon. Their restaurant was busy, yet we were still greeted warmly and invited to choose a seating area for our wine tasting. Our wine ambassador, Portia, was professional, knowledgeable and a delightful lady....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank carrynj2017
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Best way to spend a Saturday: wine tasting in the Boland. The last of the autumn leaves were still visible on the vineyards. We made ourselves comfortable on the sofas by the fireplace and enjoyed the wine tasting

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank dirmug
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