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I decided to again experience the tranquility of the slow cruise on the Breede River. Before the... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2018
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Wine tasting and lunch

We enjoyed the relaxing wine tasting atmosphere where we could taste at leisure. The flexibility to... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2018
Cape Town, South Africa
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Robertson 6705, South Africa
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Reviewed August 16, 2018

I decided to again experience the tranquility of the slow cruise on the Breede River. Before the cruise you can build up your picnic basket with lovely snacks and wines. There are a variety of cold meats and cheeses and lovely ciabatas and they also...More

Thank BrendaWilliams_12
Reviewed August 13, 2018

We enjoyed the relaxing wine tasting atmosphere where we could taste at leisure. The flexibility to get food and a picnic organised was appreciated. They are upfront in letting you know that the food takes about 30 minutes to prepare, in which time we tasted...More

Thank wendywZ9019CD
Reviewed August 12, 2018

The river cruise was an overall wonderful experience. We took a lovely picnic with us which we enjoyed with some wine, however, the only downside to the trip were the children which kept screaming and going from the top deck to the lower deck the...More

Thank AimeeR459
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

Warm atmosphere created with interior decoration. Koos van der Merwe was once again exceptional. Staff was friendly, efficient and helpful. Nice evening spent with friends.

Thank Corli V
Reviewed August 3, 2018

Went with a group of friends - wine tasting was as you would expect it - good grape juices to buy but not to taste. River cruise was gentle and relaxing - rather cold weather, but no rain. Some attractive birdlife by the river and...More

Thank Barrie T
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Was there July month end very busy had a lovely boat cruise and a delicious burger definitely a must stop

Thank jackfood31
Reviewed July 26, 2018

We always enjoy a lovely relaxing picnic lunch on the Viljoensdrift boat while sailing up and down the Breede River. Whenever we are in the Robertson area - this trip will be on the itinerary.

Thank Mari B
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Great spot by the water, loved the idea of choosing a picnic and a bottle of wine by the river. My only issue is the way one chooses the picnic - but a great choice selection. Grab the Shiraz with that picnic! I would suggest...More

1  Thank CPT2015G
Reviewed May 5, 2018

Viljoensdrift do not only offer a great wine selection but also have a great selection of deli products. You can pack your picnic basket and enjoy your lunch and bottle wine on the ferry.

Thank Johanniev
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

Had a great time on the boat while enjoying picnic basket with some excellent wine ! This place is a lovely for the whole family ... love it , definitely a must go to place

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