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Van Loveren Family Cellar

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R317 Road | Between Robertson & Bonnievale, Robertson 6707, South Africa
+27 23 615 1505
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Wacky Wine

We visited this wine farm as part of the Wacky Wine festival. Lovely wines and food available... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Janine D
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Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
A real Family Vineyard!!

What an experience!! You truly get the feeling of a "family vineyard"! The staff is fantastic and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Neethling W
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Saldanha
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Add a wine experience to your Garden Route / Route 62 Itinerary! Situated on the popular Route 62, South Africa's largest family owned winery boasts a pallet of superb experiences: Wine Tasting, Food & Wine pairings, Hiking, Garden Tour, Mountain Biking/ bike rental, Bird Watching, Bistro (lunch). You're welcome 7 days a week!
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“wine pairing” (14 reviews)
“juice” (8 reviews)
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R317 Road | Between Robertson & Bonnievale, Robertson 6707, South Africa
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+27 23 615 1505
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"wine pairing"
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"beautiful garden"
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"wine farm"
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"tasting counter"
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"amazing food"
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"charcuterie"
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"pizza"
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"great service"
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"sit down"
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"tasting experience"
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"lovely restaurant"
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"lovely wine"
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"lunch time"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this wine farm as part of the Wacky Wine festival. Lovely wines and food available. Very popular stop on the route.

Thank Janine D
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Grethe d, Manager at Van Loveren Family Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you, we hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

What an experience!! You truly get the feeling of a "family vineyard"! The staff is fantastic and the wine tasting venue 1st class!! Highly recommended if you want a real enjoyable wine tasting experience! Take your mountain bike along and enjoy the scenic ride!

Thank Neethling W
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Grethe d, Manager at Van Loveren Family Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the great review! We hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stopped in at the 4 cousin Tasting room in Robertson South Africa. They had a wide selection of wines and non-alcoholic beverages. I was given a tour of the Crafted beer facilities. I also love the decor for the restaurant. The staff was very...More

Thank J M P
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Grethe d, Manager at Van Loveren Family Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your positive review. We hope to see you again.

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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Great service from fredrick so helpful and friendly will definitely be back thanks to his great service and knowledge of the wine !

1  Thank drtobiansky
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Grethe d, Manager at Van Loveren Family Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Thank you very much for the positive review!

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Reviewed 29 May 2018

Van Loveren and Christina's wine has always been a favourite of our family and so it was essential that we popped in for a visit. I was so impressed with the beautiful estate. The staff in the tasting room were friendly and efficient and the...More

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Grethe d, Manager at Van Loveren Family Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

Thank you for the great review. We look forward to seeing you again.

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Reviewed 10 May 2018

This is one of only two wine estates that opened on Sunday near to where we stayed. The wine tasting area, close to the car park is very modern and the tasting was only R20 for 5 samples, so great value for money. However, the...More

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Grethe d, Manager at Van Loveren Family Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Thank you very much for the wonderful review! We hope to see you back soon.

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

We turned up, paid for our tasting, were presented with 5 glasses of wine. No tasting notes, no interaction from the staff. Might as well gone to the local supermarket and picked bottles at random If you want to stop and have some wine in...More

Thank ellie2m
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Grethe d, Manager at Van Loveren Family Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

We appreciate you taking the time to write your review. We also strive to better our service delivery and I can assure you this is not how our tasting room personnel is trained. This will be addressed immediately. We hope to see you again soon...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

We had been struggling to fine a winery that does food as well as wine tastings on a Monday. Van Loveren offers Christina's Restaurant that does! Set in a lush semi tropical garden location, it served its purpose well. A simple menu with wine by...More

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Grethe d, Manager at Van Loveren Family Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review. We will surely convey this to the chef and staff. We hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This is one if the larger winery tasting rooms we visited in the area and was very busy with two coach tours when we arrived. Good choice of tasting options of their various wines combined with cheese, chocolate etc. Knowledgeable staff even though they were...More

Thank keithamara
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Grethe d, Manager at Van Loveren Family Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you for you feedback! We hope to see you again soon, perhaps then it would be more relaxed.

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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

We visited with friends who had little children. We felt rather anxious with the tractor driving up and down next to the bistro. There is no barrier between pathways through garden and tractor. Don’t think we will visit again with small children.More

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Grethe d, Manager at Van Loveren Family Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Good day, thank you for your review. We are a family-friendly establishment and want to make it safe and secure for all ages and will consider securing the area. During harvest time the traffic is abnormally heavier but our personnel are aware and considerate of...More

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