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The views are absolutely amazing , ! Professional wine tasting by a very pleasant hostess in their... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Travelnomad2015
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Friendly staff and willing to assist Very beautiful tasting room and the chocolate and wine... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
K6382KRamandas
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Vrede en Lust offers award-winning wines, historic Cape Dutch architecture, undulating vineyards, breathtaking scenery and world-class leisure facilities. Our cellar door is open daily, with free wine tasting or special wine enthusiast food and wine...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Intersection of R45 and Klapmuts Rds, Simondium, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The views are absolutely amazing , ! Professional wine tasting by a very pleasant hostess in their signature red dresses.A very knowledgeable young lady who gave us the history of the wine estate and a very enjoyable wine tasting. We loved a lot of the...More

Thank Travelnomad2015
Susan F, Digital Marketer at Vrede en Lust Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Travelnomad2015 Thank you for the great review and for mentioning the professional service delivery by one of our red ladies! Wishing you many happy Vrede en Lust Wine Club moments! Regards The Vrede en Lust Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff and willing to assist Very beautiful tasting room and the chocolate and wine pairing was great

Thank K6382KRamandas
Susan F, Digital Marketer at Vrede en Lust Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi K6382KRamandas Thank you for writing a review and for mentioning our Lindt & wine pairing! Regards The Vrede en Lust Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time with wine and chocolate pairing. The Lint chocolate was great but some more instruction would have been great. The views and surroundings of the wine tasting are was beautiful and all the ladies that assisted us wore red which was very...More

Thank brian m
Susan F, Digital Marketer at Vrede en Lust Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi brian m Firstly, we would like to apologise for the lack of information provided during the Lindt tasting! We usually give detailed explanations on the specific Lindt chocolate paired with specific Vrede en Lust wines. Our unique red dresses ("red ladies") are something that...More

Reviewed October 31, 2018

Having completed a curated wine tram tour the previous day we felt that we were ready to move on to the next stage of our wine education. We’d heard of Vrede en Lust, called in off the cuff without a reservation and asked if we...More

Thank URZ
Susan F, Digital Marketer at Vrede en Lust Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi URZ Firstly, thank you for taking the time to write a summary and detailed review on your experience at our Tasting Room. We always strive to go the extra mile for our clients. We value extraordinary incidents like your blind tasting with Danie and...More

Reviewed October 29, 2018

Our third stop on the wine bus/tram tour and first of all we did the wine tasting. Very busy here, we were acknowledged and shown a very comfortable seating area inside, it was too hot outside(36 degrees celsius). So in a very comfortable environment, we...More

Thank 111TWIGAMINHAAFRIKA
Susan F, Digital Marketer at Vrede en Lust Winery, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

Hi 111TWIGAMINHAAFRIKA Thank you for writing a great and detailed review on your Vrede en Lust experience! Thank you for mentioning the comfortable environment and good wines and Lunch at LUST Bistro! Looking forward to seeing you again soon! Regards The Vrede en Lust Team

Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

We had Lara as our tasting lady, she was very enthusiastic and knowledgeable about her wines and the wines she poured just kept getting better. Superb

Thank Wanderer816113
Susan F, Digital Marketer at Vrede en Lust Winery, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

Hi Wanderer816113 Thank you for writing a great review on your experience and for mentioning Lara's great service! Looking forward to seeing you soon for another superb glass of Vrede en Lust:) Regards The Vrede en Lust Team

Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

Knowledgeable and welcoming staff. Especially Lynne. Viogner was georgeous. And great Syrah. We wil come back and recommend.

Thank IPJOR
Susan F, Digital Marketer at Vrede en Lust Winery, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

Hi IPJOR Thank you for a great review and for mentioning our knowledgeable staff and for the recommendation! Looking forward to seeing you again soon for some more great Surah and Viognier! Regards The Vrede en Lust Team

Reviewed October 14, 2018

Relaxing and friendly atmosphere with a great view. The staff is very knowledgable and attentive. One of the best wine estates we've visited.

Thank Trail286186
Susan F, Digital Marketer at Vrede en Lust Winery, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

Hi Trail Thank you for writing a great review on your experience with us! Thank you for mentioning the attentive staff & friendly atmosphere! Warm Regards The Vrede en Lust Team

Reviewed October 13, 2018

One of the bigger wine estates, nice welcome by the waitresses. Lovely wine and bread tasting on the terrace. Wines are very rich and full of flavor.Very nice experience.

Thank angeliekje84
Susan F, Digital Marketer at Vrede en Lust Winery, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

Hi Angeliekje84 Thank you for writing a great review - and for mentioning our lovely wine and bread from the bakery! Looking forwardf to seeing you again soon for another nice Vrede en Lust experience! Regads The Vrede en Lust Team

Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited 3 wineries in the Stellenbosch area with four other couples. Creed en Lust was the third. It did not start well. Our host asked one of the group where she was from. She replied North Carolina so we call got...More

Thank HughDonovan
djbuys, Owner at Vrede en Lust Winery, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Hi Hugh - sorry your tasting got off to a bad start due to getting the US price list! Our wines are very popular and we so very well in both local and international wine competitions. Most guests love the visit to the winery as...More

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Roly A
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Response from djbuys | Property representative |
Lust Bistro is open from 7.30am to 5pm In the close vicinity Babel at Babylons Toren and PappaGrappa are open for dinner.
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