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Remhoogte Wine Estate

A family run wine estate on the slopes of the Simonsberg mountain in Stellenbosch

Remhoogte Wine Estate is situated 4 km outside the town of Stellenbosch on the hills below the Simonsberg Mountain. The 55 hectare farm has title deeds dating back to 1812 and derives its Dutch name from the days of the ox wagons when brakes needed to be applied to the wheels before descending the steep hill down into Stellenbosch. The name typifies the Dutch heritage and is uniquely South African.

The farm offers the visitor the chance of tasting the wines that are grown and produced on the estate. There are magnificent views of the surrounding mountains and vineyards and a 6 hectare game area with zebra, springbok and wildebeest.

Remhoogte also offers accommodation in a beautiful cottage overlooking the game area and has a beauty therapy salon to treat yourself while in the winelands.

We would like people who drink our wines to experience the estate, our soils, our slopes, our vines and our terroir. Wine should be experienced and not merely drunk and we endeavour to make every bottle of our wine a memorable experience.

Wine Types

Red, White

Wine Varieties

Cabernet Sauvignon, Chenin Blanc, Merlot, Pinotage, Shiraz


  • Winemaker: Chris Boustred

Trading Hours

Current Status:

  • Monday to Friday: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Saturday: 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
  • Public Holidays: 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
  • Religious Holidays: Closed

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



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Cellar tour

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Wine sales

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Wine tasting

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Game viewing

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Horse riding

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Last updated 16 May 2016. Report an error.

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