Vergenoegd Low Wine Estate
Vergenoegd Low Wine Estate is located on the banks of the Eerste River. Boasting views of the ocean and the Cape Mountains, as well as well-kept vineyards, ponds, native vegetation, and wildlife.
Additionally, wine tasting, event spaces, two Bertus Basson restaurants, and the Boutique Hotel and Spa are all available. At this national monument, which includes the historic Manor House and its ring wall.
Here, in one of the Cape of Good Hope‘s earliest wine farms. History, heritage, and harmony all come together in perfect harmony. Over the course of 300 years, vrijburgers constructed the farmhouse, barn, slave lodge, threshing floor, and cellars. The WWF is responsible for maintaining this national monument as part of their European Heritage Project.
Geuwels and Clara’s Barn, two beautiful new places to eat, have been open in Vergenoegd Low since 2021. In addition, these restaurants fall under the ever-expanding umbrella of top chef Bertus Basson’s food establishments. Chef Drikus Brink oversees both restaurants. Famously well-known as the co-owner of Geuwels and the former Overture Restaurant.
Clara’s Barn is a restaurant located at Vergenoegd Low, a functioning wine farm. It is in the Western Cape’s oldest barn. A contemporary South African farm kitchen served as the basis for Clara’s Barn. For example, you are offered a three- and five-course menu. Chef Drikus Brink oversees the kitchen.
Geuwels, which means “gables” in Afrikaans is a beautiful Cape Dutch homestead on Vergenoegd Low. It has undergone a thorough restoration process to restore its significant historical value. This dynamic team invites you and your family. To dine, breakfast, lunch, or a leisurely afternoon picnic on the werf. Indeed, getting inspiration from South African produce and ingredients.
Finally, to give each of the 15 guest rooms (including the Presidential Suite) as much privacy as possible. The luxury accommodation is spread out across three different sections of the massive estate. There are many different types of rooms available, each specially designed and equipped to host a wide range of events. In summary, uber luxury!
The rooms in the “old farm manager’s house” exude modern traditional elegance. Subsequently, an eclectic mix of contemporary and antique furniture. Likewise, the Vineyard Suites features ultra-modern finishes with floor-to-ceiling windows. Each unit has a private terrace or deck with an outdoor shower. Subsequently, you get a pool, or a jacuzzi, in addition to state-of-the-art amenities, five-star services, and luxurious design elements.
Undoubtedly, an absolute lush experience for its wine, food and luxury accommodation. Click here to see more photos.