Veenwouden Private Cellar

Wine Tours & Tasting in or near Paarl, Cape Winelands in the Western Cape, South Africa.

Things To Do in PaarlVeenwouden Private Cellar

Wine Tours & Tasting Cape Winelands

Where? Northern Paarl, 7623, Western Cape, South Africa

When? By appointment only.

How? Call +27 (0)21 869-8384

How much? Price on request

Overnight? Stay at accommodation in Paarl, in Western Cape

Standing tall with breathtaking views of the Klein Drakenstein Mountain Range and in some of the most sought after wine estate in South Africa, in northern Paarl, is Veenwouden Private Cellar, a boutique winery established in 1988. Veenwouden was named after a small hamlet in Friesland, Netherlands – the village that the first Van der Walt to land on South Africa’s shores came from.

The vineyards, first planted in 1989 are comprised of Merlot (7.4ha), Cabernet Sauvignon (3.55ha), Cabernet Franc (0.8ha) and Malbec (0.25ha). They are all contained within the valley and lay on gentle, north-easterly facing, slopes in the direction of the Berg River. During the long and hot summers come cool afternoon breezes from the Atlantic Ocean, some 60km away, creating a climate similar to that of the Mediterranean.

The cellar itself has been based on the functionality of the smaller Pomerol and St. Emilion Chateaux and is a fascinating blend of architecture from Tuscany, Provence and, of course, The Cape. Production has been limited to 5 tons per hectare to ensure premium quality; grapes are handpicked and transported in small, 10kg boxes, to the cellar. It is clear from the outset that love, passion and patience go into the Veenwouden wines; why not contact them for a private tasting…

To view more wine estates in the region see Paarl Wine Estates or see South Africa Wine Estates for a general overview and links to other wine producing regions.

Please Note

Business details can change. All information is published in good faith as supplied by the providers. Please check with the provider that the activity/business is still offered as described above, before making any travel plans.

Why not overnight? Find Accommodation in Paarl

Domaine du Cap Guest House

Guest House

Domaine du Cap Guest House

Domaine du Cap Guest House in Paarl is located less than an hour from Cape Town. From this great location you are near to ... more

Alba House

Guest House

Alba House

Alba House is a luxury four star Bed & Breakfast in the Cape Winelands. The guest house is situated in a quiet, ... more

Amberg Country Estate

Self Catering

Amberg Country Estate

Situated in a beautiful, peaceful environment with trees, flowers and a large swimming pool, Amberg Country Estate offers ... more


Please let us know if anything on this page is outdated or contains inaccuracies. Click here to send us feedback if this is your service/activity.

©Unauthorised use of the
photos is strictly prohibited.

Accommodation convenient to Veenwouden Private Cellar

FIND / South Africa Accommodation / Cape Town Accommodation / Cape Winelands Accommodation / Paarl Accommodation has been assisting travellers with their South Africa travel plans since 1999, and is the largest online travel guide for South Africa available in both English and German. © 1999-2018. All Rights Reserved. Find and book hotels and accommodation in South Africa. Sitemap