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Groot Constantia

Groot Constantia Estate | Groot Constantia Road, Constantia 8000, South Africa
+27 21 794 5128
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Private Constantia Wine Tour from Cape Town
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Groot Constantia is South Africa's oldest wine producing estate, (est: 1685). Situated 20 minutes from Cape Town central and one of the Big 6 tourist destinations, Groot Constantia is a must visit. With two fine restaurants, Jonkershuis and Simon's (contact details on website), wine tastings, chocolate and wine pairing, cellar tours and a museum that reminds one of a bygone era, this beautiful historic winery is a popular attraction.
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“cellar tour” (59 reviews)
“oldest winery” (24 reviews)
“wine tasting” (260 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Groot Constantia Estate | Groot Constantia Road, Constantia 8000, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Besides the wine, the history of this place is amazing. Walk into the tasting centre and you see where it all started. Friendly staff, clean and nice layout. The visitors route experience offers an audio experience via their app.

Thank Werner V
Reviewed 3 days ago

There was such a sense of history here. This winery offers a lovely view over the valley and has beautiful grounds. I would recommend a quick stop here while you are in the area. It is nice to sit outside and have a glass of...More

Thank Ono O
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Arriving at Groot Constantia is pretty impressive. Driving down the lane, along the vineyards and historical buildings. We decided to take the wine tasting and guided tour option. ZAR 95 pp. The guided tour takes you through the wine cellar and gives you plenty of...More

Thank Anna L
Reviewed 6 days ago

Enjoyed out time at Groot, its rich in history- great staff and service and enjoyed the wines they had to offer for a reasonable tasting price. Enjoyed some nice snacks and the beautiful grounds- if near Stellenbosch...a must to drive north and see!

Thank bb9000cde
Reviewed 1 week ago

My Mother and I had a fantastic afternoon, we had a tour followed by tasting 5 different wines we selected from a list. We really enjoyed several of the wines on offer and so we bought some of the wine we tried. It was a...More

Thank Claire T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took the hop on and off tour for this one, oh what a treat! Lovely time here... there are several choices of mini tours you can choose from here.. one that includes a wine tasting and you get to keep the glass as a souvenier.....More

Thank Yvette R
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband, daughter and I visited Groot Constantia in August 2017. We were warmly welcomed on a chilly wet day. Tour was lovely and very informative. Tour guide answered questions and was very passionate about Groot Constantia. Wine tasting was amazing. Students were assisting with...More

Thank CHRISTINE P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this place in september. It was quite good climate around. The whole area and route towards this vineyard is awesome. This property itself is also one of a its own kind. So much greenary around. Vine factory tour is of 40 minutes and...More

1  Thank PRIYANKA P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The grounds are beautiful and perfect for an afternoon picnic. After our morning of hiking Table Mountain on the India Venster Route we were starving so we headed over to Groot Constantia for a snack and then operations tour and cellar wine tasting. Our hostess...More

1  Thank 2fridad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful venue however the staff seemed tired and bored. We completed the full package with a museum tour, wine tour and tasting however the experience was average.

Thank Kirsty P
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JeannetteRivera
May 24, 2017|
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Response from williansmedeiros | Reviewed this property |
Cellar tour and tasting will last 45 minutes.
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voyagelady
February 25, 2017|
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Response from Jacqueline478 | Reviewed this property |
Forgot we never ate here it's was to busy. We ate at the next stop Eagles Nest fabulous antipasta for two I think it was about £10 / 160 ZR
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