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Beautiful Hidden Gem

Beautiful place to get away with the family. Lovely staff, friendly management! Definitely a place... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bonbonbaloyi
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South Africa
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Hidden gem in Outeniqua mountains

My friend (working and living in Kampala)and I (working in Pretoria)had not seen each other in... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2018
Colleen781116
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Pretoria, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place to get away with the family. Lovely staff, friendly management! Definitely a place to visit and spend a weekend away! We’ll definitely be coming back!

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HeroldWines, Owner at Herold Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking time to review your visit at Herold Wines. Looking forward to have you stay over in one of our little farm cottages. Peace and quiet !!.

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

My friend (working and living in Kampala)and I (working in Pretoria)had not seen each other in months due to work and other commitments and decided to spend out spring break celebrating the “last of the 30’s “ (before we both turn 40 at the end...More

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HeroldWines, Owner at Herold Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review and visit. We love the mountains almost as much as our vines do and it is always great to share this special place with other nature lovers.

Reviewed 12 September 2018

Although the weather could not have been worse, our trip up the mountain to Herold's Wine Estate was worth it. The wine maker/owner himself hosted our tasting - telling us interesting stories about the estate, the history, why the wines tasted the way they did,...More

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HeroldWines, Owner at Herold Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us and to tell about your experience here at Herold Wines. I hope to see you again in the future to introduce you to some of our other wines that was sold out when you visited.

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We visited Harold on our trip through south Africa and even if it was a Sunday, he took some time and showed us his estate. What a Beautiful place in Earth, lovely people and wine to fall in Love with!

Thank Sally M
HeroldWines, Owner at Herold Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your visit to Herold Wines. We are thrilled to know you enjoyed the visit and the wines.

Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely place with nice wine. Don't go if you in a rush since it located in a very relaxed environment. The more time you spend the better the experience becomes. Cheese platter were lovely too. Tasting hosted by winemaker himself.

Thank Roald L
HeroldWines, Owner at Herold Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Thank you for your visit. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 17 June 2018

Wonderful stay at Herold wines! They arranged a private wine tasting because we passed them on sunday during our Garden Route and they even made us dinner, because there were no restaurants in the area. The wine tasting was good with a nice special story...More

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HeroldWines, Owner at Herold Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Thank you for appreciating Herold Wines hospitality in your review! It was a pleasure having you on the farm.

Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

A hidden gem wine farm with different and intresting wine names . Also serve great cheese platters. Some intresting mens rooms

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HeroldWines, Owner at Herold Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2018

Thank you for visiting Herold Wines and for the review. We are glad you enjoyed the visit!

Reviewed 4 March 2018

We were part of a group that hiked from Witfontein over the mountain, slept over and hiked back. (Be fit, be very fit. It is a long walk if via Cradock trail). We opted to walk back via Montagu pas. On our arrival we were...More

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HeroldWines, Owner at Herold Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit and stay at Herold Wines. The scenic route up the mountain is not easy but definitely worth the effort!!

Reviewed 12 February 2018

We'd had a bottle of Herold's wine at a special restaurant in Wilderness and wanted to call in knowing they did light meals. It's worth the treck along their dirt road to sit in a lovely setting and have one of their light meals and...More

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HeroldWines, Owner at Herold Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2018

Thank you for the review. We are delighted to know that the experience you have had was worth while the treck up the mountain on the dirt road!!

Reviewed 16 January 2018

This was a "we have to stop somewhere near George but where?" kind of place. It turned into a must-not-miss recommendation and a 12-bottle wine purchase. A wine-tasting was followed by the shared cheese platter lunch - which was worth the visit all by itself....More

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HeroldWines, Owner at Herold Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Thank you for the review ! We are very glad that you were pleasantly surprised visiting our little cellar.

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JohanG1850
24 August 2016|
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Response from HeroldWines | Property representative |
Hi Johan. Dit is jammer dat jou Skaam Skaap klaar is, want ek mag nie meer wyn onder die naam Skaam Skaap verkoop nie en jy het dus die laaste van die laaste gehad. Voortaan sal die wyn onder die naam Schaam Schaap verkoop... More
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Graham B
10 February 2015|
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Response from HeroldWines | Property representative |
Hi Graham. We are open 10:00 to 16:00 and you do not have to make a booking. Regards Nico
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Chantal G
10 February 2015|
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Response from HeroldWines | Property representative |
Hi thanks for asking! We do a small cellar tour and tasting of seven wines. It takes about 40 minutes. There is a R20 tasting fee that is waived if any of our wines are bought. Wine regards Nico
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