A little piece of paradise one hour's drive from Cape Town
Tuesday, 2 September 2014
West Coast Flower Season
Fynbos Estate is a nature lover's haven
Idyllic stop over enroute to the flower festival
With the flower season upon us, Fynbos Estate a family run wine and olive farm , recently gazetted as a Nature Reserve, offers exquisite flora and wonderful mountain walks with spectacular views. For those travelling to the West Coast flower routes and festivals, we are an ideal first stop along the way.And once you have enjoyed the flowers, there is cosy accommodation available, delicious seasonal homemade country food for groups of 6 or more and Dragonridge artisan wines to enjoy. The farm has large swimming pool and is child and pet friendly.
Darling Wildflower Show 19th - 21st Sep 2014 - 49km from Fynbos Estate Show
Clanwilliam Wild Flower Show 28th Aug - 6 Sep 2014 - 179km from Fynbos Estate
Hopefield Fynbos Show 28th - 31st Aug 2014 - 74km from Fynbos Estate
The Farmhouse R2900 for 8 persons; R280 per additional person to a maximum of 16 people
The Cape Dutch-Victorian farmhouse (circa 1900), has spacious rooms, a deep wrap-around verandah and original oregon features.
It has a large lounge, dining room, and farm kitchen, as well as an extensive domestic library and a television lounge. Satellite TV, DVD and video are available.
6 double bedrooms with and without private bathrooms. Rooms can accommodate extra beds
Additional meals are by arrangement
Meals can be served in any of a number of eating spots – in the dining room, in the garden or on the veranda
All bedrooms are equipped for making tea and coffee.
Fynbos House R1500 for 4 people; R180 per additional person. Maximum of 12 people
Situated 200 meters from the farm house, this farm style house has scenic views of the mountain and valley. Wide verandahs front and back, mezzanine loft space, large open plan living area and oregon woodwork make this house a functional and beautiful sanctuary.
2 double bedrooms with private bathrooms
2 Mezzanine loft spaces (partly enclosed)
Open plan living area
The Cottage R650 for 2 people; R50 per additional person. Maximum of 3 people
Dragonridge is a boutique winery which
forms part of Fynbos Estate, a corner of paradise close to Cape Town.We make
wines that express the unique conditions of the Paardeberg and use traditional
methods which closely resemble those of the early 1900's.
Natural beauty and outstanding cuisine combine to make Fynbos
Estate an ideal venue for:
• Retreats •
• Community gatherings •
Weddings / Birthdays / Parties •