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Which nights?

Which nights would be better to spend in Stellenbosch and the surrounding area? Friday night December 28th to Monday afternoon December 31st or Thursday morning January 3rd to Saturday afternoon January 5th? Will most things be closed on Sunday the 30th?

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1. Re: Which nights?

I would do the Thrusday - Saturday option, only because there maybe a few less tourists during the week than the weekend & also some places maybe closed Sunday ?

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2. Re: Which nights?

I like the Thursday - Sunday stretch better, too. Town will be bustling, much more interesting. All the wine estates will be open with normal hours.

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3. Re: Which nights?

A few years ago I stayed in Stellenbosh between Christmas and New Year, leaving on 31st December. Everything was open as usual, but some wineries were closing a couple of hours earlier on 31st. I have very fond memories of an excellent wine tasting at Rustenberg when they opened their very best wines!

One thing I did notice though was that the accommodation was very quiet and restaurants at night were quieter, but the place was very busy during the day. I guess it was lots of day visitors?


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