Experience Premier Chardonnay and Cap Classique at the 100 year old Weltevrede Wine Estate in Bonnievale

Weltevrede Wine Estate

Weltevrede Wine Estate, situated in the Robertson wine valley, is a two-hour drive from Cape Town. This world class wine estate has been owned and operated by the Jonker family for over a hundred years.

Tours and Tastings

Weltevrede is one of the premier Chardonnay estates in South Africa, specialising in Chardonnay and Cap Classique.

The Estate offers two special underground cellar tours – ‘Captivated by Chardonnay’ and ‘Captivated by Cap Classique’.  The tours include wine tasting, a sabrage experience, (the technique of opening a bottle of champagne with a sabre), and snack platters.  There is also a great opportunity to create your very own bottle of Cap Classique.

These one hour tours will take you deep into the underground world filled with memorabilia, history and a wealth of information.

Weltevrede was crowned global winner for “Innovative Wine Tourism Experiences” this year through Great Wine Capitals.

Opening Times: Monday – Saturday 09h00 – 17h00.

Wines at Weltevrede Wine Estate

Their Chardonnays have been awarded by Chardonnay du Monde, The International Wine Challenge and the International Wine and Spirit challenge, amongst others.

The Phillip Jonker’s  Cap Classique Range is awarded with gold and double gold regularly at the Amorim Cork Cap Classique Challenge.

Their Chardonnay Collection includes Place of Rocks, Calcrete Chardonnay and Poet’s Prayer.

The Estate has also launched a new brand – Cape Wine Crafters – such as Vanilla Chardonnay and Cherrychoc Merlot.

Weltevrede Wines are available for purchase online, or at the Estate.

Kapokbos Restaurant & Deli

The Wine Estate boasts an elegant restaurant overlooking the formal rose gardens and vineyards, with indoor and outdoor seating.. 

The restaurant offers a seasonal a la Carte menu inspired by local ingredients, which includes some South African favourites such as Boboti, venison and lamb, skaapstertjies and Rooibos Crème Caramel.

Opening hours are Tuesday to Sunday for lunch. There is also a Deli with outside seating and a children’s play area.

Contact Details

For more information or to make a booking for a tour call 023 616 2141 or email reception@weltevrede.comor on their website atwww.weltevrede.com

Weltevrede Wine Estate may be found at R317 Bonnievale, Robertson.  Find them on Google Maps.

Facebook: @WeltevredeWines

Instagram: @weltevredewines


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