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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 outsourced restaurants, Jonkershuis and Simon's (Please post restaurant reviews on their TripAdvisor page), 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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  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
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“oldest winery” (24 reviews)
“wine tasting” (274 reviews)
“cape town” (123 reviews)
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Groot Constantia Estate | Groot Constantia Road, Constantia 8000, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We loved the history and the tour of this ancient wine house. Leave time to enjoy a meal and wine tasting and walking around the area. Great views of Cape Town .

Thank Sedge2013
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came here with my cousins for a big family get together on a Sunday in the restaurant. They don't really do food restaurant style but rather sharing plates of charcuterie, Dutch style flans, bread, cheese and of course wine. However, this makes for a very...More

Thank Speedbird747
Reviewed 3 days ago

Cape Town is probably the best city I have visited. It has the amazing Table Mountain and beautiful sea beaches. V & A waterfront is spectacular.

Thank AshishMehrotra
Reviewed 4 days ago

On-site signage just refers to visitor route but gives NO IDEA of the individual places you may want to see or the most appropriate car park for those. Heard same frustration from a number of visitors. Cellar tour itself not exciting but the wine-tasting at...More

Thank Jock M
Reviewed 4 days ago

I had to kill some time in the area for a few mornings and decided to have breakfast. It was superb!! So took my teenage daughter there and had lunch and again: Superb!! The staff was helpful, the food really incredibly delicious and beautifully presented...More

Thank luckylemoni
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had lunch at Jonkershuis Restaurant and then went for a walk in the grounds. A lovely meal served by attentive staff in a fantastic setting following by a glorious walk with breathtaking views. Highly recommended!

Thank Busterdino
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this winery as the last part of a Cape Tour with Cape Xstreme, so it was a bit of a bonus that other Cape tours don't include. The tasting is optional but it was so cheap at R80 it had to be done....More

Thank BobMarshall666
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour was fantastic; the staff was helpful and Jessica especially made the wine tasting a once in a life time experience !

Thank Teishaa S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The oldest Winery on the Cape set in the rich fertile foothills of Table Mountain. A feast to your senses is Groot Constancia Winery, it’s a must see, must do experience, Napoleon was amongst their long line of historical customers, the wine was mentioned in...More

Thank MartinChieGeorgina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Travelled from camps bay to visit this old vineyard. Beautiful grounds, fields full of green vines and roses at the edge. Very knowledgeable tour guide, gave us an overview of wine making and the history of the vine yard, which was fascinating. She answered all...More

Thank GillHenlow
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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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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