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Vrede en Lust Winery

Intersection of R45 and Klapmuts Rds, Simondium 7690, South Africa
+27 27 218 7416
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Rip off Lynne Mountoud

We were charged for two Premium tasting which we did not get there was only 1 person tasting wines... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Johannesburg, South Africa
via mobile
Great wines; great views

Vrede en Lust is one of my favourite wineries in Franschhoek, although it is actually nearer to... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Leeds, United Kingdom
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Vrede en Lust offers award-winning wines, historic Cape Dutch architecture, undulating vineyards, breathtaking scenery and world-class leisure facilities. Our cellar door is open daily, with free wine tasting or special wine enthusiast food and wine pairings. Luxurious accommodation for up to 42 people plus one of the most sought-after wedding and event venues in the country. The very popular LUST Bistro & Bakery is family friendly and open for early breakfasts, late lunches and everything in between.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Intersection of R45 and Klapmuts Rds, Simondium 7690, South Africa
+27 27 218 7416

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were charged for two Premium tasting which we did not get there was only 1 person tasting wines. This is even after we bought 6 bottles of wine. There were no chocolates even though I saw other people receiving these and no finger biscuits...More

Thank David-JW1
djbuys, Owner at Vrede en Lust Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi David - we value every customer! We will look into the matter and revert soonest

Reviewed 17 August 2017

Vrede en Lust is one of my favourite wineries in Franschhoek, although it is actually nearer to Paarl! I've been many times. But I always find their wines very good, esecially the Casey's Ridge range and the viognier. The tasting is always informative. But it...More

Thank lisasplaces
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful tasting at Vrede en Lust Winery. The wines were delicious! I especially loved the wine tasting with chocolate. Vrede en Lust is beautiful! It is a completely solar run winery. The views are breathtaking. Great spot for outdoor pictures. Don't miss...More

Thank katherine f
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Vrede en Lust is always a favourate when we want to do a tasting with some friends. The wine is always good with a very nice view over the vines and the mountains.

Thank Johan K
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Had a great time here, Betro was a great host. Very nice wine, amazing views. Would recommend to anyone looking for a nice time with friends.

Thank MrLubbaLubba
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Betro was an amazing host! She catered to our every need. The wine was soooooooooo good too. White mischief was a good choice. Thank you Betro for the amazing experience!,,

Thank hendersonjosephw
Reviewed 23 July 2017

we had such a great time doing wine tasting. So affordable with amazing tasting wines. Also includes some crackers, bread sticks and chocolate. was very surprised and impressed. the staff welcomed us with blankets for the cold winter day and were very knowledgeable about the...More

Thank rachelward5619
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We did a chocolate and wine pairing. It was amazing! So well thought out and the wines and chocolates really complimented each other. Delicious. The view at the winery is so gorgeous and the service was so warm. A must-do.

Thank Yvette W
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Quality wine tasting in a beautiful environment. The setting overlooking the vineyards is majestic, and made even more so with each wine tasting! The wines were explained to us, and there was no pressure to get us to move quickly, which made for a relaxing...More

Thank Justin B
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

One of the better vineyards with some very good to excellent wine . The restaurant makes the day complete .

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Roly A
16 June 2016|
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Response from djbuys | Property representative |
Lust Bistro is open from 7.30am to 5pm In the close vicinity Babel at Babylons Toren and PappaGrappa are open for dinner.