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Buitenverwachting

Buitenverwachting

Beyond Expectations! Originally a part of the Constantia Estate, founded by the first Governor of the Cape Colony, Simon van der Stel, this beautiful vineyard on the western slopes (East Facing) of the Constantiaberg has a long history of wine producing in South Africa. First sold as a farm in 1773, the farm was cultivated with 90000 grape vines in 1825 by Ryk Arnoldus Cloete. The farm has been restored to its former glory and a recent recultivation yielded a harvest of 100 tonnes - and after a period of 30 years without harvest, this was definitely Beyond Expectations!

Apart from its geographical position, and historical significance in the Cape, Buitenverwachting is still a very real part of everyday life in the Cape. With its gorgeous gardens and green lawns scattered with ancient trees, many visitors book the pre-packed picnics and just enjoy the time, lying in the midst of one of the oldest vineyards in South Africa. (For more information regarding the picnics, contact Buitenverwachting)

The Buitenverwachting Restaurant has also been classed as one of Cape Towns finest restaurants. With its breathtaking views of the vineyard, uncompromisingly high quality of service, and exquisite menus, it is not difficult to see why it was on Cape Towns top 10 list. Although Closed on Mondays, the restaurant is open for lunch and dinner every day, with A la carte and set menus to satisfy not only your physical appetite but also that appetite for a touch of class!

Opening times - Restaurant :
Tuesday - Saturday
Lunch: 12:00 - 15:00
Dinner: 19.00 - 21:30

Opening times - The Courtyard :
Tuesday - Sunday
Lunch: 12:00 - 15:00
Tuesday - Saturday
Tapas: 15:00 - 18:00

Buitenverwachting can also be the ideal setting for weddings and events, for more information contact:
Yolanda Osojnik (Events Coordinator)
Tel: +27-21-7940042 or +27-21-7943522
Fax: +27-21-7941351
Email: events@buitenverwachting.com

For more information on Buitenverwachting Winery and the Buitenverwachting restaurants contact:
Winery: +27-21-7945190
Restaurant: +27-21-7943522
info@buitenverwachting.com
restaurant@buitenverwachting.com

Nearby Listings

Sleeps: 7 in 2 units/rooms
From R 600,00
Per person, per night sharing.

Sopra Apartments

Self Catering Apartment, Flatlet Accommodation in Constantia

0.3km North East of center of Buitenverwachting

Situated in the heart of rural Constantia are these 2 spectacular 1st floor apartments. There is a large balcony looking out over the expansive garden with spectacular mountain views.

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Sleeps: 8
From R 2 600,00
Per unit, per night.

Constantia Villa

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Constantia

1.9km East of center of Buitenverwachting

Constantia Villa offers self catering accommodation in Constantia, Cape Town. Set in the heart of the Constantia Valley, in Cape Town's most prestigious leafy suburb, within walking distance of Constantia Uitsig and surrounded by the mountains of the Peni

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Sleeps: 24 in 4 units/rooms

Le Bonheur Villas and Cottages

Self Catering Apartment, Flatlet Accommodation in Constantia

2.4km North of center of Buitenverwachting

Le Bonheur Villas and Cottages offers a selection of self catering accommodation in Constantia, Cape Town. 4 self catering options are available: Villa - 6 bedrooms that sleeps 12, 4 bathrooms (3 en-suite). Protected from the summer winds, making it an id

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Sleeps: 8 in 3 units/rooms
From R 900,00
Per unit, per night.

Pepper Hollow

Self Catering Apartment, Flatlet Accommodation in Constantia

2.5km North of center of Buitenverwachting

Pepper Hollow offers self catering apartment accommodation in Constantia, Cape Town. The accommodation consists of one self-catering cottage with 2 bedrooms. The main bedroom has a queen size bed & dressing table with an en-suite bathroom. The second bedr

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Sleeps: 10 in 5 units/rooms

Biancalba Guest House

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Constantia

2.5km East of center of Buitenverwachting

Biancalba Guest House offers bed and breakfast accommodation in Constantia, Cape Town. Conveniently situated in the Cape Peninsula, Constantia Valley, amidst vineyards and elegant estates, Biancalba Guest House is renowned for traditional Italian hospital

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Constantia Thatch Lodge

Self Catering Apartment, Flatlet Accommodation in Constantia

2.5km North East of center of Buitenverwachting

Constantia Thatch Lodge provides a choice of self catering accommodation in Constantia, Cape Town. Constantia Thatch Lodge offers self-catering accommodation for 10 guests in 2 cottages and 2 private suites. Private entrance and patios. Pool, secure parki

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Sleeps: 10 in 2 units/rooms

Littlewood Cottages

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Tokai

2.6km South East of center of Buitenverwachting

Littlewood and Garden Cottage. Set in lush parkland bordering Tokai Forest reserve and almost adjacent to Steenberg Wine and Golf Estate. The cottage sleeps up to six people and the acommodation comprises a large luxurious air-conditioned master...

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Paradiso Guesthouse

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Constantia

2.7km East of center of Buitenverwachting

Paradiso Guesthouse provides both bed and breakfast and self catering accommodation in Constantia, Cape Town. Set in a tranquil treed garden with panoramic views of the distant Constantiaberg Mountains, Constantia valley and its wine farms, offering guest

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Kaapse Draai

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Constantia

2.8km North of center of Buitenverwachting

Kaapse Draai provides bed and breakfast accommodation in Constantia, Cape Town. Situated in Upper Constantia in a quiet, brick paved cul-de-sac. Guests are welcomed to the tranquil beauty of the garden and the tastefully decorated interior by Annelie and

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Bel Ombre Cottages

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Constantia

2.8km North of center of Buitenverwachting

Bel Ombre Cottages provide self catering cottage accommodation in Constantia, Cape Town. Bel Ombre Cottages are luxuriously furnished and fully equipped self catering cottages in the beautiful Constantia Valley, the ideal base from which to explore and e

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