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Best Views in Stellenbosch 2023

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Are you planning a trip to Stellenbosch in 2023 and wondering where to go for the best views? Look no further! Our team has scoured the area and compiled a list of the most breathtaking vistas in Stellenbosch.

From rolling vineyards to rugged mountain ranges, Stellenbosch offers a plethora of scenic landscapes that will leave you in awe. However, we understand that finding the best views can be a daunting task. That’s why we’ve put together this guide to help you make the most of your visit.

But why settle for just any view when you can have the best? We know that as a traveler, you want to make the most of your time and experience the most stunning vistas that Stellenbosch has to offer.

So, whether you’re a nature lover or a photography enthusiast, our guide to the best views in Stellenbosch is sure to satisfy your thirst for beauty. Our comprehensive list includes the most sought-after viewpoints, as well as some hidden gems that will take your breath away.

We understand that planning a trip can be overwhelming, especially when it comes to finding the best spots to visit. That’s why we’ve made it our mission to take the stress out of your planning and help you make the most of your trip to Stellenbosch.

So, why wait? Discover the most awe-inspiring views in Stellenbosch with our expert guide and make your trip one to remember. Don’t miss out on the chance to experience the natural beauty that Stellenbosch has to offer.

10 places with the best views in Stellenbosch

If you’re looking for the perfect place, here are some options to try, no matter the weather.

Waterford Wine Estate

Waterford Wine Estate is a sophisticated winery in a tranquil setting offering wine-drive safaris & cellars around a courtyard. The wine and chocolate pairing is a must do. There’s even vegan wines and food available.

Delaire Graff Estate

Delaire Graff Estate - Best Views in Stellenbosch

If you are going to Delaire Graff Estate, be sure so be placed in the outside sitting area. With a collection of art available for your eyes, and Helshoogte Pass setting the mood, this is a beautiful way to spend the afternoon or evening in Stellenbosch with gorgeous views. In the summer, you can’t go wrong with an afternoon by the pool.

Glenelly Estate

Glenelly Estate is a stone throw away from Stellenbosch and has a decent offering of food and wine available. Situated at the bottom of Simonsberg Mountain, you will get to enjoy undisturbed views of the mountains.

Uva Mira Mountain Vineyards

Situated more than 600 metres above sea level, Uva Mira Mountain Vineyards has breathtaking views of False Bay and Table Bay, offering some of the best views in Stellenbosch. The gardens are well groomed and overall a pleasant experience.


Waterkloof offers some of the most jaw-dropping views of Stellenbosch, overlooking views of False Bay coastline and Hottentots mountainrange. The winery is set upon Schapenberg Hills.

Longridge Wine Estate

This biodynamic estate is set in Stellenbosch and offers stunning sunset views overlooking Longridge Wine Estate. You will get to enjoy the scenery as the sun sets behind Table Mountian and the Atlantic Ocean.

Hidden Valley Wines

Situated on the slopes of the Helderberg Mountains, Hidden Valley Wines offers a fine dining experience. They also offer chocolate and wine pairing available. The deck is the best place to sit.

Peter Falke Winery

Peter Falke Winery offers spectacular views and lush green lawns plus a delicious offering of food and wine. The garden is beautiful in the mornings.

Cavalli Estate

This 100ha farm is built with sustainability and and nature in mind. If you want a peaceful experience, you can’t go wrong with Cavialli Estate in Stellenbosch. There’s a beautiful view of the mountains and vineyards.

Rustenberg Wines

A little further out the way, Rustenberg Wines offers an affordable wine tasting experience in Stellenbosch, with great views from the tasting area. Driving around Rustenberg wines is absolutely gorgeous too – a really tranquil experience.