About Swellendam in the Western Cape

Base yourself in Swellendam and visit the fabulous wine route in the area on a round trip. Let's guide you as you make your way and savour award winning wines and eats at some of the very best.

Wildebraam Berry Estate

Our private cellar produces a range of delicious liqueurs including Youngberry, Honey, Aniseed, Rooibos, Peppermint, Lemon and Hazelnut. In addition , the farm kitchen produces a tempting array of liqueured fruits, jams, dessert syrups, chutneys, relishes, pickles and gifts which can all be sampled and purchased in the infamous “tasting room”.


Jan Harmsgat

Savour a wine tasting and their unbeatable eaterie open from 08H30. Bookings are essential.

Must Do

  • Wine Tasting
  • Sunday lunch specials
  • Picnic basket under the trees


Van Loveren Wines

In our tasting room you can enjoy an informal tasting at our pods, or treat yourself to a relaxed food & wine pairing with a platter on the deck overlooking the garden. Platters include chocolate and wine, cheese and wine, charcuterie and wine, nougat, nuts and wine, a Four Cousins fan pairing as well as non-alcoholic pairings for both adults and children.


Viljoensdrift Wines

Wine tasting, gourmet picnics and river cruises are on offer at Viljoensdrift. This family owned and run estate speaks volumes for the love affair this family has developed for earth's bounties in the way they have developed this magnificent estate. Their award winning wines are testimony to their hard work and dedication to the fragile environment.


Joubert Tradauw Wines

Situated on the legendary Route 62 this little gem offers an excellent al fresco eaterie along with their amazing wines. Put this venue on your daytrip calendar, you won't be sorry!


Sijnn Fine Wines Malgas

Rare, beautiful & unique experience. A pioneering wine estate in the middle of nowhere at the end of a long, dusty, bumpy road at the Southern tip of Africa. A visionary estate offering the finest and unique wines. Savour a delicious Vintners platter with your favourite Sijnn.