About Simonsig Estate

Named after its dramatic views of the Simonsberg Mountain, the estate is ideally situated in Stellenbosch, South Africa’s premier wine region, 45 km east of Cape Town. Celebrating four decades of quality winemaking through innovation, Simonsig Estate, remains as dedicated about wine excellence, as they are passionate about the tradition of wine enjoyment.

A legendary landmark, Simonsig is one of the country’s most awarded cellars, fostering acclaimed accomplishments including South Africa’s Top Shiraz, Woman Winemaker of the Year 2005 and four ABSA Top Ten Pinotage triumphs. A visit to this unique working cellar, enhanced by daily wine tastings, its newly launched Cuvée restaurant and true Stellenbosch hospitality, make for an authentic wine experience.

As founder member of the Stellenbosch Wine Route, Simonsig enjoys widespread popularity, receiving thousands of visitors. In winter a cosy fire welcomes you to the tasting room, which is managed by the irrepressible Maureen Basson. A cool, shady veranda and flutes of ice cold Kaapse Vonkel awaits you in summer. Informative tastings, cellar tours and a ceremonial sabrage make for a memorable visit.

Tasting & Wine Sales:
Monday to Friday 08:30 – 17:00, Saturdays and Public Holidays 08:30 – 16:00

Cellar tours:
Monday to Friday 10:00 & 15:00, Saturdays 10:00

Closed Sunday, Easter Friday, December 25 & January 1

+27 (0) 21 888 4900
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Simonsig Estate Map

Simonsig Estate is 7.8km from the centre of Stellenbosch , the nearest airport 27.6km (Cape Town International Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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