Vergelegen Wine Estate
Vergelegen Wine Estate near Somerset West is great for families, with two restaurants to choose from. Camphors is situated in front of the historic Homestead, where fine dining is paired with some of their finest wines. Stables offers a classic, with a modern twist, “bistro” style restaurant and delicious picnics in the summer months.
The new jungle gym is great for kids and there are shady benches alongside for parents to keep an eye on the kids. Enjoy Cellar tours and Heritage and Garden Tours as you explore this beautiful wine estate with your little ones.
Vergenoegd Wine Estate
Vergenoegd Wine Estate near Cape Town offers and specialises in new unique blending experiences such as tea and coffee blending, olive oil blending and wine blending. You can create your own blend and take it home with you.
They specialise in artisanal picnics in the summer months. With wine tasting and a unique blending experience, parents should be entertained for hours. The little ones can enjoy a rolling lawn and the daily duck parade, where hundreds of Runner Ducks make their way to work in the vineyards at 9.45am and return from work at 3.30pm from catching snails and bugs in the vine. They also offer a duck tour.
Groot Constantia is South Africa’s oldest wine producing estate. Dine at superb restaurants while sipping on some of the finest wines. Rich in heritage, visitors can also explore the Orientation Centre and Homestead. With lawns and beautiful gardens, the kids can play in safe environment.
Cape Point Vineyards
Cape Point Vineyards in Noordhoek is a popular spot with breath-taking views. Enjoy good wine with a Cheese and Charcuterie Platter, picnics on the lawns around the dam while the kids climb on the jungle gyms dotted along its banks, or run and play on the lawns. In summer, the Thursday evening markets are also a huge hit with families.
Signal Gun Wine Estate
Signal Gun in the Durbanville Wine Valley has loads of activities, from wine and craft beer parings, canon firings and game drives for families. The Ke-Monate Restaurant has themed evenings and a popular pizza and wine pairing experience.
Lourensford Wine Estate
Lourensford Wine Estate in Somerset West is both parent and kid friendly. With green lawns for the kids, this scenic wine estate is perfect to explore on foot. The menu at The Millhouse Kitchen is inspired by the French and Italians, who are famous for their rustic dishes. Enjoy fresh pasta, bread and wood-fired pizzas paired with great wine. Children are always welcome and there’s a playground right in front of the restaurant so parents can keep an eye out. There’s also a kid-friendly menu available.