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A wondrous vinous jewel

Founded in 1907, Bovlei is the second oldest co-operative winery in South Africa. The spectacular view from the tasting center of the Hawequa Mountain range will convince you why this is a visit not to be missed.

Its ability to use classic wine making skills, combined with modern, innovative techniques to produce wines of outstanding quality and lingering memories, is at the core of Bovlei’s award winning red and white wines.

Wine Types

Méthode Cap Classique, Red, Rosé, Sparkling, White

Wine Varieties

Barbera, Beaukett, Cabernet Sauvignon, Carignan, Chardonnay, Chenin Blanc, Gewürztraminer, Grenache, Hanepoot, Malbec, Merlot, Mourvèdre, Pinotage, Port, Roussanne, Sangiovese, Sauvignon Blanc, Shiraz


  • Winemaker: Frank Meaker

Trading Hours

Current Status:

  • Monday to Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Saturday: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Public Holidays: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Religious Holidays: Closed

Seasonal hours may apply. Phone ahead before visiting to confirm times and avoid disappointment.


Wine sales

More info to follow.

Wine tasting

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Last updated 16 May 2016. Report an error.

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