Things to do near
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling
Game Reserve in West Coast National Park (71.4 km from Riebeek West)
The West Coast National Park stretches from Yzerfontein up to the edge of Langebaan and surrounds most of the enormous Langebaan Lagoon. Just a one-hour drive north of Cape Town lies this watersports junkie’s paradise offering awesome kayaking, snorkelling and some of the best windsurfing and kite surfing on the planet.During summer, migratory...
Game Reserve in Table Mountain National Park (89.4 km from Riebeek West)
One of the New7Wonders of Nature, Table Mountain is the centrepiece of the Table Mountain National Park. The easiest way of visiting Table Mountain is to ride up in the Cable Car, which operates every day, except in bad weather conditions. But it's a great walk, either up, down or both ways. Platteklip Gorge, just east of the Cable Station, is a...
Riebeek Valley (0.3 km from Riebeek West)
Allesverloren is the oldest wine estate in the scenic Riebeek Valley of the Swartland district. Allesverloren is renowned for its distinctive red wines and dates back to the 17th Century.
Guests visiting the estate can taste anything from Shiraz and Cabernet Sauvignon to Tinta Barocca and Fine Old Vintage. You can also enjoy the picturesque...
Riebeek Kasteel (5.1 km from Riebeek West)
Located in the beautiful Riebeek Valley, nestled against the slopes of Kasteelberg, lies Riebeek Cellars.
The tasting facility offers the full range of Riebeek Cellars' award-winning wines. Open on weekends, and provides a perfect stop-over while exploring this remarkably quaint town.
Riebeek Kasteel (5.7 km from Riebeek West)
An hour's drive north-east from Cape Town, through rolling farmlands, takes you to the welcoming gates of Kloovenburg. The estate is situated in the Riebeek Valley, part of the Swartland, an area which offers the visitor the attractions of hiking, day drives, birding and of course some of the country's most picturesque scenery.
Treat yourself to...
Riebeek Kasteel (23.4 km from Riebeek West)
Bartholomeus Klip Reserve is teeming with herds of eland, springbuck, black wildebeest, zebra and bontebok. Many other animals, such as baboons, bat-eared foxes, lynxes, and smaller species of antelope, live here too, and it is known that leopards still occur in the mountains.Among the birdlife at Bartholomeus Klip is the world’s largest bird,...
Four By Four Trails
Malmesbury (25.6 km from Riebeek West)
Babylonstoren 4x4 is located about 20 km from Malmesbury and offers a challenging route with a difficulty grading of 4; some experience is required. The trail starts at a granite outcrop and features some tricky ascents and descents. The views are beautiful Western Cape fynbos and some wildlife can be spotted. The route is 14 km long and takes...
Wellington (27.6 km from Riebeek West)
Vondeling Wines, situated on the slopes of the Paardeberg Mountain in the Voor Paardeberg comprises of three properties, of which the original Vondeling farm dates back to 1704 with a wine making tVondelings’ stylish tasting room is also available for the hosting of private events, corporate events and weddings and can accommodate up to 100...
Tulbagh (27.8 km from Riebeek West)
Lemberg Wine Estate is a boutique, private wine estate located in the scenic Tulbagh valley.
Visitors are welcome to come in for a wine tasting, and enjoy a tasty cheese platter, or even a scrumptious lunch within the cellar.
Tulbagh (29.4 km from Riebeek West)
Situated 125 km from Cape Town, Tulbagh has become a secret find for hipsters. The wine farm, Twee Jonge Gezellen, is in the North-West corner of this intriguing valley. The vineyards reach up to the east-facing slopes of the Saron Peak, while the cellar lies at the foot of the mountains.
Wellington (29.5 km from Riebeek West)
Nabygelegen is situated in the heart of the Bovlei upper valley wine-growing district just outside Wellington.Wine tasting takes place in the Old Forge, where you can relax with a glass of wine and take in the spectacular views. Nabygelegen currently produces two distinctive ranges, both handcrafted from the finest vines. Guests can also enjoy a...
Tulbagh (30 km from Riebeek West)
Contemporary wine estate in the Tulbach Valley.
Tulbagh (30.9 km from Riebeek West)
Vindoux Day Spa provides guests a personal spa experience. Highly qualified therapists will guide and treat you through your healing journey with expert hands.
Treatments are Fynbos inspired, giving them a unique feel and aroma, combined with an Eastern twist using Thai massage techniques and other exotic ingredients.
Tulbagh (30.9 km from Riebeek West)
Ornamental and fruit trees, shrubs, palms, cacti, herbs, seedlings, seeds, ground covers, pots, pavers, compost, water features, stones.
A gardener's delight, people travel from afar to visit this large nursery with its excellent prices.
Some Sat mornings – phone to check - normally in autumn and...