A historic wine estate dating back to 1685, Boschendal is located almost equidistant from the wine region’s big hitting towns – Franschhoek, Stellenbosch and Paarl – and has long had a great reputation for its wines, restaurant and the terrific picnics which are served in the tree-lined and majestic grounds.
A wide variety of self catering accommodation options are available to guests staying on the farm. From 1 bedroom cottages to a five bedroom cottage perfect for larger families. All have full kitchens or kitchenettes in the smaller cottages. The emphasis is on stylish simplicity the guest cottages are authentic, rural yet contemporary in character.
Guests enjoy privileged access to the entire farm and activities available include vineyard tours, mountain biking, hiking, trout fishing, horse riding and farm history tours.
Set on an working farm, and a with range of accommodation and activities on offer. Boschendal is an excellent addition to the South Africa's wine region. Highly recommended.
The farm has three restaurants, The Werf, The Deli and The Rhone Homestead. Picnic lunches to be enjoyed in the farm's gardens are also available
The estate's flagship restaurant and situated in the beautifully revamped original cellar of the Manor House. Farm to table dining is the order of the day with the restaurant sourcing the finest, local, seasonal and ethically sourced ingredients like beef from their own herd of Angus cattle.
The Farmshop & Deli
Very family friendly, the farmshop and deli serves delicious breakfasts, lunches and afternoon teas. Indoor and outdoor seating is available and guests can purchase fresh farm bread, artisanal jams and home-made preserves.
The Rhone Homestead
Situated next to the winery, the Rhone Homestead is open for buffet lunches every Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
A wide variety of self catering accommodation options are available to guests staying on the farm. All cottages have a full kitchen or kitchenette in the smaller cottages. The emphasis is on stylish simplicity the guest cottages are authentic, rural yet contemporary in character.
Children of all ages are welcome.
Sales Director & Conde Nast Traveler Top Travel Specialist
Chris joined Africa Travel directly from university in 1992 and knows both the company and Africa extremely well.Read more
Sales Supervisor, London
Julia’s love for travel began at a young age. Born in Cape Town, she spent many a holiday exploring Southern Africa with her family before starting her career in travel.Read more
Sales Advisor, London
Felicity, who joined Africa Travel in 2004, has worked in the travel industry for over 30 years and originally comes from South Africa's KwaZulu Natal provinceRead more
Sales Advisor, London
Emma got a taste of travelling when she was young, she has been travelling all around the world. However it was in Africa where Emma found her heart.Read more
Sales Support, London
Sigrun, who joined Africa Travel in 2001, grew up in South Africa and has now been in the travel industry for almost 30 years.Read more
Manager, Cape Town
Christine fell in love with Africa over 30 years ago, and has been managing the Cape Town office since 2008, and is looking forward to exploring Namibia more.Read more
Sales Support, Cape Town
Shaun joined the travel industry just over 10 years ago, working first for an online travel booking portal and an ecotourism company, specialising in sustainable travel in Southern and East Africa.Read more
Sales Support, Cape Town
Debbie joined Africa Travel in May 2009 and has been in the travel industry for over 20 years, enjoying a number of roles, from airline ticketing to accounting.Read more
Tour Guide, Cape Town
Christine first came to Africa as a young woman and immediately felt a connection which has never allowed her to leave. She lived in Johannesburg and in Knysna on the Garden Route, but came to Cape Town 22 years ago and realised it was where she wanted to be!Read more
Africa Travel is the UK's premier specialist dealing with travel to Africa, but we aren't just a website or a call centre, we are a boutique, owner-run company with personal connections to many of the owners of the properties we feature.
During these challenging times many of us are understandably concerned about the impact and effect of Coronavirus on our travel plans, and so to offer you complete reassurance, Africa Travel have put in place our very own Book Africa with Confidence policy.
All flights and flight-inclusive holidays on this website are financially protected by the ATOL scheme. Our ATOL number is 3384 www.atol.org.uk/ATOLCertificate
Please complete the below details so that we can forward you a personalised holiday quotation