Stanford Winelands

Stanford is an up and coming wine-producing region in the Western Cape. The unique terroir, moderate climate and talented winemakers are certainly putting Stanford’s wines on the map.

Vineyards are set on sandy dunes as well as the foothills of rocky mountain slopes. The Stanford Wine Route has officially launched, allowing more visitors to visit and enjoy these coastal wines. Wine estates are producing award winning, cool climate wines.

KEY FACTS
Area: 145km from Cape Town
Varieties: Sauvignon Blanc, Pinotage, Shiraz
Known for: Cool climate coastal town
THE REGION
Area: Small riverside village in Overberg
Varieties: Sauvignon Blanc, Pinotage, Shiraz
Known for: Home to the shortest river (as the crow flies) in the world, the Klein River
WINERIES
Stanford Hills