Premium Wine Tasting – R100
Any 4 wines of the Limited Release range or Cap Classique

Blind Wine Tasting Challenge
Accept the challenge of being poured 4 wines and try to identify them. If the group identifies them correctly, you get your tasting for FREE! (otherwise R100 pp)

Kiddies Tasting – R75 pp (only available with any wine pairing)

Two juices are offered with sweet treats, inviting the children to experiment with different flavour pairings and see how they influence each other.

Wedgewood Nougat and Wine pairing R160

With the Wedgewood handmade Nougat Emporium opening their doors on Lourensford, how could we not create the perfect Wedgewood-Lourensford pairing?
We invite you to come and experience this tastebud tantalizing experience which consists of:
Lourensford Cap Classique Nectar, paired with an Original Angel nougat biscuit
Limited Release Viognier, paired with a Macadamia bon-bon
The Dome Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot blend with a Mochaccino Macalettes
And lastly the very special Honey Liqueur, paired with a Mint and dark chocolate bon-bon

Soup Pairing – R200pp

Our much loved soup and wine pairing is back for winter!

Limited Release Chardonnay paired with Chicken soup

Limited Release Viognier paired with Mushroom soup

Limited Release SMV paired with Biltong soup

Honey Liqueur paired with Butternut soup

Bookings essential

Belgian chocolate and Wine Pairing R160
The Dome Chardonnay with Orange Dark Chocolate, The Dome Merlot with Dark Cherry Chocolate, River Garden Shiraz with Dark Chili Chocolate and our unique Honey Liqueur with Dark Mint Chocolate.

Turkish Delight and wine Pairing – R160 pp

Back by popular demand! Featuring four delectable flavours of this delectable treat (locally made by a Turkish artisan), paired with our Cap Classiques and Noble Late Harvest.

Brut Cap Classique and Roasted Almond turkish delight

Rose Cap Classique and Rose turkish delight

Nectar Cap Classique and Pomegranate turkish delight

Limited Release Chardonnay and Orange turkish delight


Open for wine sales  MONDAY – SUNDAY, 09h:00 – 17h00. Last tasting at 16h30

Closed on Christmas Day

*Bookings for tasting essential

Rare & Exclusive Tastings

Lourensford’s Rare & Exclusive tastings are unique and intimate.
Taking place in the midst of the barrel maturation cellar, you can taste the best of our boutique wines. These wines include our Chrysalis range   and very limited Kleipot wines that has been carefully made in clay amphoraes.
Wines tasted:
Chrysalis White
Chrysalis Red
Kleipot Chardonnay
Kleipot Steen
Kleipot Roussanne
Kleipot Petite Sirah
Let Jaco, your personal and very knowledgeable oenophile, take you through an immersive experience of these wines and reveal all the secrets behind them in a tasting like no other.
This tasting is available for groups of at least 8 people and is the perfect occasion for wine friends, team building or corporate clients for that something different. The experience can be tailored to your needs.
Contact Jaco to curate your experience, today!

Please email to find out next available dates.


The private Vinfari experience takes you on an exploratory journey of winemaking discovery, travelling through Lourensford’s vineyard sites where iconic wines are born and tasting these wines at breathtaking vantages.

Your journey begins  at the tasting room with a glass of our acclaimed Cap Classique. From there you will board the open Vinfari vehicle for a guided tour through the estate, indulging in guided tastings of three exceptional white wines at distinct locations, while soaking up the sense of place.

Upon returning to the cellar, you will be taken on a cellar tour to experience the intricacies of the winemaking process.

To conclude this exceptional escapade, savour three red wines from our premium selection, perfectly complemented by a curated snack platter.

Duration: Allow approximately 2-3 hours
Includes: Guided vineyard tour, tasting of premium wines, snack platter, cellar tour
Cost: R650 per guest (Min 4 and max of 8 guests per tour)

Advance bookings and pre-payment are essential.

Please email to book:


Unavailable during winter months


An unprecedented attraction that brings together artistry, ancient geology
and engineering is soon to be revealed in Cape Town. EARTHBOX is a truly
unique immersive installation, designed to offer the public an engaging
journey into the earth; travelling back through the layers of time to
experience the world beneath our feet. A global first, the installation, which
is located on Lourensford Wine Estate in Somerset West, will be open to
the public for a limited duration only – from 1st November 2023 till the 1st
May 2024.

Visitors to EARTHBOX will descend into a 24 metre long underground
chamber that takes them 5 metres below surface, placing them just above
ground that is between 550 and 560 million years old. Escaping the noise
and heat of a busy summer, the EARTHBOX excavated experience is one of
finding quiet and awe through a voyage into the earth. Raw earth walls
and floors bring visitors into close relationship with the textures, scent and
gentle sensory experience of a silent world, a glimpse of deep time etched
into the walls over millions of years.

Tickets for EARTHBOX start at R100.

Pre-sale ticket purchases opened on 1 October 2023 on Webtickets. The
installation opens to the public on 1 November 2023.

Each ticket gives visitors access to the EARTHBOX chamber and time to
enjoy the tranquil landscaped spaces above ground.

Children under the age of 5 are not permitted in the chamber.

Please note that the experience is technology free and the use of mobile
phones is not permitted inside EARTHBOX.

The EARTHBOX experience is wheelchair accessible.
For more information visit

Ghenwa’s Culinary Club

The culinary club concept evolved over years of experience serving discerning clientele. They will focus on cooking workshops, food and wine pairing events, catering, and special events.

The new venue is versatile and will allow for many related activities, including the hosting of foreign chefs, special wine tastings events enhanced by a well assorted and equipped wine bar, hosting of private celebration events, art events, media events, and many more, all aiming to create a hub of culinary related activities.

Wunderkind - Lourensford Wine Estate | | 072 952 3348

Open for lunch – Tuesday to Sunday (by booking)

Contact for functions and events

Lourensford Market

Our vibrant market, housed in a permanent structure, boasts 70 permanent stalls and a number of Pop-Ups. Visitors are spoiled with sprawling lawns, majestic trees and landscaped gardens to enjoy the quality products that are our priority. You will discover everything from delectable food, handmade wares and art, to organic, artisanal produce.

The Estate’s superb wine collection and our in-house ABRU craft beer contribute to the festive atmosphere. Local artists provide live music and even your four-legged family members are welcome at our doggie bar.

Lourensford Market

Lourensford Market 

Closed for winter.

Do check out the Food Truck District, open every weekend over winter, at Abru.

Coffee Roastery

We are open 7 days a week, so be sure to visit and enjoy great coffee tasting talks, watch coffee being roasted, receive advice from our roasters and become part of an ever-growing family of coffee lovers.

Our Red Riding Hood Deli offers a variety of freshly baked cakes, quiches and muffins. All our goods are made using only free-range eggs, real butter and pure spices. We also have a lovely selection of gifts and equipment.

For more information on coffee talks and daily coffee deliveries, visit their webpage.

Coffee Roastery

Open for Mondays to Sundays, 08h00 – 17h00

Wedgewood Emporium

Wedgewood Nougat is a family business, started by our Mum, Gilly Walters in the family kitchen in 1999. Gilly’s passion for handmade honey nougat, using only the finest quality ingredients, was transferred to her sons, who still own and manage the family business today, where Gilly’s unique recipes are still followed using 32 hands-on steps.

Innovation is what makes Wedgewood unique and relevant. Wedgewood creates a moment of happiness for its customers to enjoy. We try to do this by being accessible, relatable, affordable and generous with what we offer. Our Gifting & Hamper Emporiums are a new and exciting venture for the Wedgewood Family that affords us a chance to play with innovation further and create love marks with our customers.

Come to the Lourensford Wedgewood Gifting & Hamper Emporium. We would love to see you!


Open for Mondays to Sundays, 09h00 – 17h00

The Millhouse Kitchen

The MILLHOUSE KITCHEN serves a seasonally inspired menu in the uniquely beautiful setting of Lourensford Wine Estate.

We offer breakfast, lunch and dinner, catering for special occasions and welcome both children and furry friends (on leashes, in our outside seating). Our beverage menu, from craft beers to Lourensford Wines and delectable cocktails, caters for all and pairs beautifully with our dishes.

With cosy inside seating for colder nights and beautiful outside tables for the warmer days, we have the perfect table for you no matter the weather.

The Millhouse Kitchen offers seated meals and regular special events (watch our Facebook & IG page), however please note we do not offer brunch or picnics.

The Millhouse Kitchen


Breakfast served daily from 09h00 to 11h00

Lunch served daily from 12h00 – 15h00

Dinner served Tuesday to Saturday from 17h00 with last orders at 21h00.

For bookings: +27 79 717 3799 or

Book on Dineplan

Art Curator Gallery

Should you be looking for a piece or art to complement your beautiful home, come to the Art Curator where our friendly staff will provide you with professional advice to suit your every need. Come and browse through our large selection of South African Old Masters, Contemporary and African Art. Services we offer include Decor advice, Framing, Valuations, Restorations, Block mounting. We arrange commissions of Paintings, Bronzes and Statues for homes and offices.

The Art Curator Gallery |
+27 82 553 2208

Hours: Weekdays 9h00 – 17h00, Weekends 10h00 – 15h30

Anton Smit Art Route

Welcome to the Anton Smit Art Route at Lourensford

Widely revered for his overwhelming heads and monumental African sculptures, Anton’s works grace public and private collections countrywide and internationally.

Strategically curated in the beautiful garden area of the prestigious estate, this exhibition is open to the public free of charge.

Featuring various pieces, ranging from the ethereal “Crouching Angel”, a winged figure which seems to suspend in the air, to the imposing giant figure of “The Colossal Youth” and the iconic “Faith”, which have become synonymous with Anton’s work.

All sculptures are available for sale, for more info email:

Contact: Roelien Smit | mobile: 082 653 7659

View more of this exhibition, kindly visit:

Nicola Jane

Nicola Jane is fashion and lifestyle boutique for women, men and kids.

Designed and created by Nicky, the Nicola Jane women’s clothing ranges are beautifully unique, romantically layered, unapologetically bold, easy to wear and everything in between!

Apart from the Nicola Jane ranges which change seasonally, the shop also offers an eclectic mix of carefully selected and mostly locally sourced clothing, men’s t-shirts, accessories, jewelry, home décor, pamper products, and quirky gifts. No matter what you are looking for, a spoil for a friend, or a spoil for yourself – we’ll have something to brighten your day.

Come browse through our beautiful feel good, happy space – we’d love to meet you!


Open  Monday to Thursday: 10h00 – 17h00

Friday: 10h00 – 21h00

Saturday, Sunday: 10h00 – 17h00

Karlo & Guy Antiques

Offering hand-picked antiques and objects of character. Specializing in 18th and 19th century french , provincial furniture sourced directly in France. Offering advise on how to incorporate antiques into your decorative scheme. Happy to discuss and work with our clients in finding the perfect pieces for their home.

We buy & sell  @karloandguyantiques

Contact : Karlo  on 071 1281848 or leave a WhatsApp message

The Art Curator Gallery
+27 71 128 1848 or leave a WhatsApp message

Persian Emporium

Direct Importers and Purveyors of exquisite imported Persian carpets located on the majestic Lourensford Wine Estate in Somerset West.

We offer a wide range of traditional, classical and contemporary Persian rugs directly from the cities and villages of Iran to your home
(Nationwide deliveries available on request.) Tradings hours daily from 10am to 4 pm

On Sunday’s we host a unique classical auction for clients to view and bid on a large variety of Persian rugs. A beautiful collection is on display  in front of our gallery on the grass area from 10 to 3 pm where visitors can peruse our rugs and enjoy a delicious glass of one Lourensford  iconic wines.

The Art Curator Gallery
+27 63 3631 750

Life Retreat Studio

Life Retreat Studio is open seven days a week, and we offer numerous classes throughout the day. Our primary focus is on Yoga Classes, but we also offer Nia Dancing, Tai Chi, Pilates, Box Fit & Bootcamp. Our Yoga Modalities include Yin, ISHTA, Vinyasa, Flow, Hatha, Flow, Kundalini & Power. Learn to Meditate groups and private classes are also available.  Taylor-made Packaged available to suit your needs and lifestyle.

In Summer we have Yoga classes in the great outdoors. We now have many online offerings, including our online Studio Classes, Healing Circles, and Health and Wellness webinars. All classes are suitable for all levels. We encourage men and women of any fitness level and age to join us. There is something beautiful for everyone to experience and enjoy.

Life Retreat also offers 200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training Courses throughout the year so that anyone can become a Qualified International Yoga Teacher.

View Membership Packages

Courses and Retreats

Life Retreat Movement Studio | +27 87 135 5542 or +27 83 460 6084 |

Hours: 7 days a week | 06h00 -21h00

Public holidays as per normal opening hours

Wellness in the Winelands

Whether you’re planning a relaxing day or a rejuvenating escape, our Spa, situated in the most exquisite surroundings of the Cape Winelands, offers a top selection of high quality spa treatments. Our spa menus include indulgent beauty rituals, specialised hydrating, anti-ageing treatments, signature massages and body wraps.

For our treatments we use subtle scented, nourishing cremes, oils and balms developed in South Africa. Our products are 100% organic, harnessing the medicinal powers of indigenous plants, flowers and herbs and are free from petrochemicals, synthetic ingredients, colorants and preservatives.

Wellness in the Winelands | Lourensford, offers a quiet environment for guests to unwind, recharge and be pampered.

We cater for tailor-made experiences for individuals, groups and couples. Bookings are essential. Pre-booking of treatments is essential to avoid disappointment.

Life Retreat Wellness Spa | | +27 69 106 4419

The Aleit Group

The Aleit Group is synonymous with creative wedding experiences and bespoke events
in South Africa. An expert team of event- and wedding planners will assist you
throughout the entire planning process; from sourcing your dream wedding venue to
perfecting memorable occasions for leading corporate brands and private clients.
While The Aleit Group remains at the forefront of the wedding and events industry in
South Africa, the brand has evolved and diversified into a global collective with an
extensive offering. With this comprehensive business approach, The Aleit Group now
dominates the décor hiring, catering, bar & staffing, event management training,
venue management and entertainment arenas. The breadth of the services available
ensures that our clients are left gratified with tailored concepts and impressive results
and that the highest standards are met – to the finest detail.

The Aleit Group
Today the local events industry can be described as having reached new heights, with clients demanding events that not only set them apart, but deliver enduring memories for their guests. The experience itself is now what drives the event, which has forced service professionals to ‘up’ their game by being more creative and innovative than ever before. Event stylists, a|CREATE, have become synonymous for creating a visual journey and not just curators of styled spaces…

One of South Africa’s premier boutique tertiary academic institutions, The Aleit Academy offers two exclusive training opportunities.

Our 3-year Events Management Course is an internationally recognized diploma course in wedding and event management. We place a sharpened focus on creative thinking with a refined lifestyle and entrepreneurial approach.

Fully registered and accredited by CATHSSETA, the curriculum is presented as a combination qualification that incorporates all the different facets of the industry, including Event Management & Planning, Hospitality Management and Practical Training. The intensive course has an equal focus on academic and practical training, consisting of three years of full time study on our campus situated on Lourensford Wine Estate in Somerset West.

Our comprehensive theoretical and practical programme allows students to collaborate with peers and industry partners and gain invaluable experience in the industry during their various internship placements.


ABRU Brewery

ABRU craft brewery, is located inside the MOTOR Studio on the beautiful Lourensford Estate. Enjoy your beer with the finest classic cars on display. Pop in during the week or simply join us at the Lourensford Market for some fine local craft beer.

MOTOR Studio

This bespoke venue, ABRU Brewery and some of the finest cars ever to be manufactured in the 50’s, 60’s, 70’, 80’s and 90’s will be all yours exclusively! It is your day and you can impress your guests with a beautiful and unique setting In Somerset West on the Lourensford Wine Farm.

Abru craft beer | 021 569 5710

Opening hours:
Tuesday – Thursday 10:00 – 17:00

Friday from 10:00 – 21:00

Saturday, Sunday 10:00 – 15:00

Museo Della Passione

Museo Della Passione is owned and curated by Lynton Hilliard-Lomas. The museum will house an impressive collection of over 200 cars, which will be rotated on a quarterly basis, whereby anywhere between 40 -50 will be displayed at a time.

Step into our Museum and experience the evolution of the automobile industry. With an extensive collection of both classic and modern cars, we offer a window into the past, present, and future of this amazing transportation technology.

Abru craft beer | 082 789 9967

Wednesday & Thursday 10:00 – 17:00

Friday 10:00 – 21:00

Saturday & Sunday 10:00 – 17:00


No matter how intimate or extravagant the affair, our confidence in our work, together with our breathtaking venue, will ensure the realisation of an unforgettable experience exceeding your highest expectations.


Artjamming™ allows you to create your very own masterpiece by using creativity and colour to a chilled out beat. Put on an apron, face a blank canvas and unleash your own individual creativity. This is what makes Artjamming™ the most fun you’ll have with a paintbrush.

Artjammers are provided with a menu of 12 different size canvases, easels, a choice of 45 colours of non-toxic acrylic paints on tap, brushes and tools to freely express themselves. No drawing or painting skills are required, our talented artists are on hand to provide some guidance, in an environment which oozes creativity.

At Artjamming™ we host a variety of creative experiences:

Birthday Parties

Paint & Sip workshops

Team Building events

Holiday Art Clubs

Art Classes


Exhibitions and more…

Visit our studio at Lourensford and let us PAINTERTAIN you!

Enquiries / Bookings


Call: 0825603866

See our Facebook page for events

Artjamming - Lourensford Wine Estate

Trading Hours:

Monday: Closed

Tuesday – Sunday : 10h00 to 17h00

+27 (0) 82 560 3866

Clay Pigeon Adventures

Clay Pigeon Adventures is an experience-company, where you get to shoot real bullets in a safe, controlled and fun environment. We offer a wide range of shooting and other activities within an engaging and exhilarating setting. Our expert instructors are patient, friendly and eager to convert every first-timer to a well-trained, pigeon-picking straight–shooter.

MTB @ Lourensford


Memberships valid 1 January – 31 December.

2024 fees;

March Special – Adult R2000 + R300 for APP

1st child – R1000

Total R1500 for more than 1 child.

1st child R1000

2nd + Total of R1500

Visitors – R250 pp per ride

Ride: Tuesday, Saturday & Sunday mornings + Thursday evenings & Saturday afternoons.

Designated times & Routes

Membership includes:

Pump track, Wild Goose Loop & Skill area;

Tuesday – Sundays & Public holidays 9am to 4pm.

Non members – R100pp per session.  Helmet and closed shoes compulsory.

CLOSED: 1 January, Good Friday & 24/25 December.

Check in and out at Clay Hub.

Bike wash & bike stands

Light meals, snacks & coffee bar on site.

The Virgin Active Padel Hub

Padel is the fastest growing sport in the world, and the Virgin Active Padel Club at Lourensford is one of the most beautiful and picturesque clubs in the world!

Padel can be described as a mixture of tennis and squash, and is fun for everyone, young or old! It is always played in doubles, 2 vs 2, making it a very social and enjoyable activity amongst friends and family.

Nestled in the middle of the world-famous Lourensford Estate in Somerset West, the courts are surrounded by some of the most beautiful mountain ranges in South Africa and a breathtaking garden that has to be seen to be believed. With a whole range of activities in the estate other than just padel, this is a full-day experience for the entire family!

Virgin Active Padel Clubs are open to the public. Virgin Active members are eligible for additional discounts and benefits.

The Olio Store

We explore the powerful relationship between human beings and the natural world. Our advanced modern medicine uses the finest quality ingredients and innovative technology in our vision for a better world.

Oliō is a South African, scientifically based, CBD and Wellness focused product company driven by our desire to fulfil your lifestyle and health needs, enforced through innovative research and product development procedures.

Our passion lies in working with complementary homeopathic/holistic combinations in synergy with cannabis to produce unique products designed for specific consumer solutions. Our close attention to the constantly evolving international market enhances our ability to maintain new and cost-effective processing techniques.

Newberry House

Newberry House is located on the beautiful, iconic Lourensford Estate, on the outskirts of Somerset West in the Cape Winelands.

Quality, international education in a healthy, sustainable environment providing real-life learning experiences are the three key pillars of the Newberry House offering:

Education: We offer world-class education through globally-recognised Montessori and Cambridge International programmes.

Environment: Our organic, green campus inspires a sustainable and holistic way of living.

Experience: Our unique setting on Lourensford Estate provides multiple opportunities for immersive learning and living outside the classroom.

Putt Putt

Join us on our exciting 18 hole putt-putt course.
Summer trading hours
Monday: Closed
Tuesday – Sunday: 10h00 – 17h00
R50pp for groups of 10 or more
For bookings contact 082 560 3866
Come and enjoy a relaxing afternoon under the trees!

Sidecar Safaris

Sidecar Safaris at Lourensford Estate, with ABRU Motor studio.

The most fun you can have ‘Side by Side’.
Explore the backroads of the Lourensford Estate on a Classic style Sidecar.

Enjoy the amazing views from different points on the estate. Spectacular mountains, vineyards, fruit orchards, streams and forests, all from a sidecar on this beautiful 4000 hectare estate.

We offer sunrise trips for the early risers, and sunset trips with a glass of Cap Classique.

For more info on packages, please visit Sidecar safari website

Archery Adventures

ARCHERY ADVENTURES is an enjoyable activity for the whole family, leading you through a well-set 3D ARCHERY course which promises a lot of fun and guaranties nature lovers to enjoy every second.

We provide a competitive and entertaining outing for small to medium sized groups… After an introduction and basic instruction you and your guide will set off on a breath-taking trail and you will be guided through our 3D ARCHERY course. Whilst walking and enjoying the beautiful grounds of Lourensford Wine Estate, trying to shoot bull’s-eyes, every shot will be scored. You will receive an ADVENTURE video, photos and a certificate, to remember your day of pretending to be Robin Hood.

We are fully equipped for all levels – no experience is needed and archery is definitely fun for everyone.

Come, #bethebestinthegame and make your visit to Lourensford Wine Estate a day to remember.

Little Kickers

Little Kickers is an educational and foundational phase football program for kids aged 18 months to years old, for both girls and boys!

Little Kickers is a globally recognised program in 32 countries and over 300 franchises, the program was founded in England 2002. Little Kickers has since then remained leaders in foundational development and has been voted best foundational program globally.


IG: littlekickersstellies_somerset

Link to the Lourensford classes:

Newberry House | 071 199 1873


IG: littlekickersstellies_somerset

Link to the Lourensford classes:

NV Film Studios Africa

NV Film Studios Africa (NVFSA) is located on Lourensford Estate, Cape Town, South Africa, deemed to be the largest in Africa – capable of hosting large-scale international productions.

The Studio Lots, Sound Stages, Production Spaces and Executive Suites are supplemented by unmatched diversity in “Backlots” across 4 000 hectares (10 000 acres). Our sweeping natural wilderness area comprises an amphitheatre of towering mountains, forests, plains, valleys, lakes and rivers, agricultural and natural landscapes and historical architecture.

All located just 40km (20 miles) from Cape Town International Airport and 50km (25 miles) from central Cape Town.

For more information:


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