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We stopped at this wine estate today to enjoy a picnic lunch served from the deli before embarking on their riverboat for a cruise on the Breede River
The deli offered individual picnic items such as breads , cheese , cold meats and condiments
Date of experience: January 2019
Ashley J, Financial Manager at Viljoensdrift Wine Farm, responded to this reviewResponded January 5, 2019
Thanks for the review. We do apologize for any inconvenience caused on the day of your boat trip. We will look into not getting too many people sit at a table. What normally happens is that guests book for a certain amount of...More
I suggest you book online to as the boat trip is mostly prebooked. Wine tasting is free. The cheese platter is great value. Ideal as a family venue. Kitchen is a bit overwhelmed when busy. Highly recommended.
We went in the boat cruise which was great fun. They have a shop on site where you can buy everything you need for a picnic. Can also do a free wine tasting before hand so you know which wine you’d like to buy -...More
Highly recommend viljoensdrift for a Sunday afternoon picnic. Venue is beautiful if you can sit on the tables on the lawn overlooking the river. There is a live band inside the main restaurant which can be heard outside. The deli is exceptional with the freshest...More
Viljoensdrift Wine farm has a a mall boat on the Breede River costing R80 a adult. Before the trip, you can sample their range of red/ white wines or sparkling wines. they also have a deli where you can buy a selection of well priced...More
To be fair, we spent all of 10 minutes here, so perhaps we missed out... But arriving here we were underwhelmed.
The atmosphere seemed more commercial and mass production than others we've been to.
We met one member of staff (no one greeted us on...More
We primarily came for the boat ride. We visited twice, the first time only to scout out the place and make a booking for the next day. Then we stayed an extra hour just sitting on the grass looking at the river. It was buzzing...More
We booked a trip on the Breede River offered by the farm. We arrived early for our 2pm sailing and chose picnic ingredients from the shop. We could also have tasted their wines but we were driving so opted not to.
We boarded at 2pm...More