We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Oak trees, several historic buildings, interesting food and wine outlets, street cafes,

Take a walk down memory lane, see historic buildings and an old time store ( Oom Samies Winkle... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Stellenbosch, South Africa
Dorp street has so much history and character

Stayed at the Eendracht hotel on Dorp street. The first impression that I got is the sheer amount... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
via mobile
Read all 369 reviews
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good51%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
Stellenbosch, South Africa
Write a Review
Reviews (369)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 255 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Take a walk down memory lane, see historic buildings and an old time store ( Oom Samies Winkle) mixed in with contemporary life all under the historic Stellenbosch oak trees. But there is so much more to the street. Student life, gourmet food and wine....More

Thank CgStell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the Eendracht hotel on Dorp street. The first impression that I got is the sheer amount of character that the place has. I would take evening walks on the street just to soak in the feeling of being in a very unique place....More

Thank pamochungo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want, you can get a self-guiding leaflet from the tourist info offices and find out all about the old buildings, mainly in Cape Dutch, Georgian or Victorian style, or else you can just wander under the historical oaks trying out one of the...More

Thank MichelleBigIdeas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's most visited place here in Stellenbosch town, full of cafes, restaurants and souvenir shops. Worth spending some time walking around to feel spirit of this small town.

Thank Mr_Nobody_1979
Reviewed September 2, 2017

Dorp Street is the oldest street in the picturesque town of Stellenbosch. Walking down this street, flanked by some of the oldest and most beautiful buildings in town, is like being transported back to the eighteenth century. Old oak trees provide shade in summer (when...More

2  Thank MW3550
Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

If you ever visit Stellenbosch,you simply cannot miss this street,beautiful history,beautiful shops,beautiful beautiful.

Thank coen_12
Reviewed June 26, 2017

Great walk down the historical street of Stellenbosch with loads of great restaurants to choose from.

Thank danieltravel2017
Reviewed June 14, 2017

A walk through downtown Stellenbosch is a delight as you take in the Cape Dutch architecture and the beauty of the town and mountains. Enjoy the array of places for refreshments and shopping

Thank Robert T
Reviewed June 7, 2017

Very nice for a stroll through Stellenbosch to admire all the national monument buildings. Some interesting shops to explore.

Thank PretoriaTravelfreak
Reviewed May 25, 2017

The street itself dates back all the way to 1710. You can have a walk down the street and there are interesting places to eat near by.

1  Thank arpegiator
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
Honest Chocolate Cafe
102 reviews
.10 miles away
The Gin Bar
51 reviews
.10 miles away
206 reviews
.07 miles away
Clarke's Bar and Dining Room
187 reviews
.09 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Stobers Tours - Day Tours
6 reviews
.18 miles away
1,479 reviews
.13 miles away
Honest Chocolate
24 reviews
.10 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
February 3, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from erna o | Reviewed this property |
Yes I agree, if you have a car, also go to Strand, not far away and walk on the beach and take photos.Wineries are also great. Enjoy!