- What To Do
This tour departs at Lemm’s corner market at 08:00. We will travel to Stanford and share some interesting info about our beautifull Overberg on the way.
We will first visit Panthera Cat Sanctuary for an amazing and educational experience with Big cats.
We will then have a picnic brunch under the trees in the nature at Panthera. This will include cured meats, artisan cheeses,fruits, salad, artisan breads, Juice, water, tea, coffee and more.
A short drive into Stanford will see us embark on a short walk and talk in the heart of Stanford where I will share some info about the history,culture, and other interesting facts about Stanford.
We will then depart to Mosaic farm and nature reserve where we will take part in an Optional quad biking experience through the Nature reserve. After the quad biking guest will be treated to some leisure time and lunch right next to the waters of the beautiful Hermanus lagoon.
A five minute drive from Mosaic will find guests arriving at the world class Springfontein Wine Farm for a first class wine tasting experience.
The wine tasting should be finished by 16:30 when we will depart back to Hermanus on a quite relaxing afternoon drive.
Arriving at It’s A Deli Affair in Hermanus where we will reflect on the day’s activities and end off with an exclusive Craft Gin Pairing done by Doris and Ronald from their unique Deli. Tour ends at 18:00.
The price includes all activities as well as lunch,brunch,beverages and guiding. Alcoholic drinks will not be supplied but guest are welcome to purchase at the lunch venue.
The cost of this exclusive day tour is R1600 pp and the quad biking is an optional extra at R350pp
All inclusive R1950pp
Panthera Big Cat sanctuary.
Picnic with Coffee or Tea and cured
meat & cheeses.
Guided Stanford walk & talk.
Mosaic Farm on the lagoon.
Lunch and leisure time.
Springfontein Wine Estate wine
Deli Affair Hermanus gin tasting &
Quad Biking Optional Extra (R350.00)
Sumaridge Estate Wines, proudly owned by the Bellingham Turner family, lies gracefully between two imposing mountain ranges in the Western Cape’s Upper Hemel-en-Aarde Valley – aptly named “Heaven and Earth” – with commanding views stretching to Walker Bay on the Atlantic Ocean. The cool maritime breezes add a touch of magic to our grapes…
At Sumaridge, each cultivar has its own specifically chosen site. Our vineyard management respects and works in harmony with natural assets that include a superb array of flora and fauna. The perfect marriage of exceptional location, climate and soil, coupled with expert wine crafting, gives birth to signature wines that are distinctively elegant, ample in body and complex in flavour.
About our Farm
Situated -34° 22′ 1.416″ , 19° 15′ 19.116″ south.
The 210 hectare/519 acre Sumaridge Estate, is located in the Wine of Origin ward of the Upper Hemel-en-Aarde Valley, which is situated above the town of Hermanus on the Southeast Cape coast, approximately 110 kilometers from Cape Town International Airport.
Upper Hemel-en-Aarde Valley,
Hermanus, South Africa.
Tel: +27 (0)28 312 1097
Fax: +27 (0)86 623 4248
Discover quality wines in a magnificent valley
The Hemel-en-Aarde valley is unlike others in the Overberg. With its magnificent mountains and breathtaking views, the valley offers a wide range of award-winning wine cellars, restaurants and picnic sites – perfect for the whole family.ards Caledon.
Image Entrance to the valley is where the R43 to Hermanus and R320 to Caledon meet. At this intersection is the Hemel-en Aarde Wine Village. Here you will find 600 producers and 1600 labels of quality wine. The village stocks the very best the valley has to offer and wine experts are on hand to give professional advice regarding the various types of wine.
Near the village is Whalehaven – a boutique winery that specialises in traditional fine wines. Their flagship Pinot noir and Viognier-Chardonnay have already received considerable acclaim. They are also the producers of the prestige IDIOM label.
The Whalehaven tasting room is open Mondays to Fridays from 09:30 to 17:00 and on Saturdays and public holidays from 10:30 to 16:30. Whalehaven wines with the IDIOM label cost R5 per person to taste.
Leaving the village, turn onto the R320 towards Caledon. Just a few kilometres into the valley, you will find an acclaimed winery, Hamilton Russell . This wine estate has two award-winning wines – a Pinot noir and Chardonnay, which were among only 17 wines out of more than 5000 awarded 5 stars in the 2005 John Platter Guide.
Sumaridge Wine Estate
The cellar has a wonderful picnic site. Pack a basket with delicious goodies and spend a warm, lazy summer afternoon with your family or you could spoil that special person in your life, while sampling some of Hamilton Russell’s wine.
Near Hamilton Russell you will find Bouchard Finlayson . The tasting room at this prestigious winery is adjacent to the wine cellar and exudes old world charm. They have seven wines to offer, including a pinot noir and galpin peak.
Sales- and marketing manager, Karen Davison, says the Pinot noir has a woody character, which makes it unique in comparison to other South African pinot noirs.
The Bouchard Finlayson tasting room is open on weekdays from 09:00 to 17:00 and on Saturdays from 09:30 to 12: 30.
As you travel further into the valley, you will come across
Sumaridge Wine Estate. The beautiful stone cellar and restaurant has a scenic view of a dam and the valley.
Sumaridge Wine Estate, a boutique winery, has seven wines to offer. Tasting costs R10 per person. The cellar has won several prizes and is especially renowned for its Pinot noir, Chardonnay and Sauvignon blanc.
Gavin Patterson, the wine maker and manager of the cellar, says their wines have a savoury forest character and minerality, which comes from the proximity of the ocean and unique composition of the soil.
The Sumaridge Wine Estate tasting room is open seven days a week from 10:00 to 15:00 and has a restaurant where you can enjoy a light meal.
Further on the road to Caledon you will find Newton Johnson Wines, owned and managed by the Johnson family. Here you can taste wines like Chardonnay, Felicité, Syrah Mourvédre, Pinot noir and Cabernet sauvignon.
Entrance to Hamilton Russel Vineyards
Newton Johnson Wines also has a restaurant, appropriately called Heaven, where you can rest and relax. The tasting room is open on weekdays from 09:00 to 16:30 and on Saturdays from 10:00 to 14:00.
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Established in 1989, Bouchard Finlayson is a boutique winery dedicated to the making of Pinot noir,More Info
Situated some 18km along the rustic Hemel-en-Aarde Road, Creation is more than a wine farm, it is a glorious destination.More Info
Jakobs Vineyards is a small family owned vineyard and wine making concern located in the Hemel & Aarde Ridge Ward, close to Hermanus.More Info
Seven Springs Vineyard is a premium wine producer, situated on the R320 Hemel en Aarde Valley road, between the seaside town of Hermanus and the Spa Town of Caledon, in the picturesque Western Cape, South Africa.More Info
Sumaridge Wine Estate, proudly owned by the Bellingham Turner family, lies gracefully between two imposing mountain ranges in the Western Cape’s Upper Hemel-en-Aarde Valley – aptly named “Heaven and Earth” – with commanding views stretching to Walker Bay on the Atlantic Ocean. The cool maritime breezes add a touch of magic to our grapes…More Info
Experience the unique La Vierge range of wines overlooking the valley either from our veranda or in winter in front of the fireplace.More Info
Hamilton Russell Vineyards, one of the most southerly wine Estates in Africa and one of the closest to the sea – is located in the beautiful, cool, maritime Hemel-en-Aarde ValleyMore Info
Address: Hemel en Aarde, Hermanus
Time: Monday to Friday from 09h00 - 18h00 Saturdays 09h00 - 17h00, Sundays 10h00 - 15h00 Open public holidays
Onrust Rock is a beautiful 4 bedroom , 3 en-suites self-catering holiday house with stunning views of the Onrus reeded river and a bird lovers dream.
The home offers a spacious open plan lounge, kitchen and dining room with a fireplace and pool table . The Lounge area leads off onto a spacious wooden deck area overlooking the river and bird life.
Onrust Rock is ideal for small gatherings with loved ones or close friends and allows small fur children to join. Stress Free , Easy lock up and go allows you to relax on your next holiday to well-know Hermanus.
Distances to Local Attractions: Less than 100m to Onrus beach. 11km from Arabella, 7 km from Hermanus central. 3km from the start of the Hemel & Aarde Wineroute and MTB trails. 110km form Cape Town Airport, 45 km from Shark cage diving in Kleinbaai.
House Floor / Levels: 2
Number of Bedrooms: 4
Maximum Sleep: 8people
Number of Bathrooms: 4
Dining Room Seating: 8 with inside braai
Lounges & Entertainment Rooms: Open-plan lounge, dining with a inside fireplace/braai and pool table
Kitchen:Fully Fitted and equipped
Outdoor entertainment areas: spacious wooden deck overlooking the reeded river
TV and available channels: Please bring your own decoder
Garages: Double – Automated
Security System: Yes
Linen and Towels: Linen and towels are provided please bring your own beach towels. A once off post clean and laundry fee of R550.00 is payable with the balance payment. A Refundable breakage deposit fee of R 1500.00 is refundable within 72 hrs ( 3 working days ) should everything be in order on your departure.
Pets permitted: Yes
Smoking Permitted: STRICTLY NO SMOKING. A R1000 FINE WILL BE LEVIED
3 Bedroom House , Mariners Village , Westcliff @ R 13 500-00 per month
Modern 3 Bedroom, family home is secure estate , close to town. Undercover Braai Area, x 2 Balconies with sea and mountain views. Indoor Fireplace, Single Garage, Alarm system.
Type of Property
Estate, Gated Community, Security Estate
01 April 2018
27 February 2018
Bathroom 1 – Full, Blinds, En suite
Bathroom 2 – Tiled Floors, Blinds, Shower, Toilet and Basin
Bathroom 3 – Tiled Floors, Basin, Guest Toilet, Blinds
Kitchen – Open Plan, Stove (Oven & Hob), Dishwasher Connection, Tiled Floors, Blinds
Lounge – Fireplace
Dining Room – Open Plan
Family/TV Room – Tiled Floors, Balcony, Blinds, TV Port, Open Plan
Garage – Laundry Connection in the Garage, Electric Door, Single
Building – Facing – Above Road, Level Road, Sea
Furnished – No
Pets Allowed- NoMore Info
3 bedroom luxury central apartment FOR SALE with sea views @ R 3 950 000-00
Waterkant is a spacious, LUXURIOUS 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom apartment situated on the second floor in a secure well maintained complex located in Central Hermanus. Waterkant offers you impressive sea views over the Walker Bay, but what makes it even better is you can enjoy this view while watching the whale’s play in the bay from the undercover patio braai area. The kitchen is modern with luxury finishes – a micro-oven, washing machine, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, barbecue gas braai. 2 secure off-street underground parking bays. Waterkant is only meters away from local restaurants, amenities and famous cliff paths or rocks pools.
Type of Property:Apartment / Flat
Description:Second floor and above, Top Floor
Floor Size:155 m²
Levies:R 2 563
Rates and Taxes:R 1 409
Listing Date:14 March 2018
Bedrooms:3 , Double Bedroom
Bedroom:2 , Double Bedroom
Bedroom 3, Double Bedroom
Bathroom 1:, Tiled Floors, Full, Main en Suite, Bath, Toilet and Basin
Bathroom 2: Tiled Floors, Shower, Toilet and Basin
Kitchen:Open Plan, Extractor Fan, Fridge, Dishwasher Connection, Laminated Floors, Hob
Dining Room:Open Plan, Laminated Floors
Family/TV Room:TV Port, Open Plan, Laminated Floors
Braai Room:Undercover Patio area leading off the lounge and open balcony
Parking 1:Secure Parking, Single, Underground
Parking 2:Secure Parking, Single, Underground
Facing:Above Road, Sea
Security:Security Gate, Safe
This Apartment with its breath taking sea views is right next to the Windsor Hotel , with its 3 bedroom and 2 bathroom has it all to make your family holiday wishes come true .
Situated on the second floor with a lovely dining area that leads out onto the balcony facing the sea and a stone throw away from the ocean .
Whales can be watched from your lounge, balcony and from the main bedroom window.
Full DSTV , Dining table for 6 and a fully equipped Kitchen
* No matriculant bookings will be accepted during the December holidays
There is a minimum stay of 14 nights during peak season (15 December – 15 January) and a minimum stay of 2 nights during other seasons
Distances to Local Attractions: Within walking distance to all amenities , restaurants , whale watching , cliff paths and famous natural rock pools
House Floor / Levels: 1
Number of Bedrooms: 3
Maximum Sleep: 6people
Number of Bathrooms: 2
Dining Room Seating: 6
Lounges & Entertainment Rooms: Ultra lounge and dining area with impressive sea views
Braai: Outside covered built in braai
TV and available channels: DSTV – available
Garages: 1 single
Security System: no
Swimming Pool: No
Linen and Towels: Linen and towels provided, Bring own Beach towels
Pets permitted: No
Smoking Permitted: STRICTLY NO SMOKING IN THIS HOUSE. A R1000 PENALTY WILL BE LEVIED
RATES: A fixed R550 once off payment for post clean and laundry, regardless off the length of stay applies to this home. A R1500 refundable breakage deposit is required when booking.
Peak Season: R3700 per day ( 15 December – 15 January )
Shoulder Season: R3150 per day ( 16 January – 30 April )
Shoulder Season: R3150 per day ( 1 September – 14 December )
Off Season: R2750 per day ( 1 May – 31 August )
Spacious upmarket golf villa with flowing living areas leading onto a large courtyard with splash pool. The Villa has five bedrooms and two lounges one conventional with TV and fire place and a unique tranquil loft with Hammocks hanging from the rafters
House Floor / Levels: 2
Number of Bedrooms: 5
Number of Bathrooms: 4
Dining Room : Yes
Lounges & Entertainment Rooms: Upstairs loft area with Hammocks and downstairs open plan lounge with fireplace and indoor braai leading onto a courtyard with a splash pool
Swimming Pool: Yes / splash pool
Other Features: Situated on 18 hole golf course
Pets permitted: No
Smoking Permitted: STRICTLY NO SMOKING