Oude Wellington Estate


Selected by The Greenwood Guide to South Africa, 2nd edition

Text written by Simon Greenwood

There seems to be so much to catch the eye even as you rumble along the 800 metre gravel road to Oude Wellington: vineyards on both sides, pet ostriches peering over a fence, ostentatious peacocks and geese. Rolf and Vanessa are clearly the hospitable types (how else could ostriches find a home on a winery?). The estate was originally conceived as a pineapple farm, as seen in the design of one of the gables and it took Rolf and Vanessa two [...]

Klein Rhebokskloof


Klein Rhebokskloof Country and Guest House is situated on the historical 40 hectares Hildenbrand Wine & Olive Estate about 5 km outside Wellington amidst tranquil vineyards.


Spacious double rooms in a separate old building offer all the comforts: own verandah, ceiling fan, fridge and tea tray, shower and/or bath. Two Apartments have fireplaces, separate living room and kitchenette. Each room is individually designed.

A swimming pool for all guests with sundeck and a sitting area under mature trees offers peace and tranquility with spectacular views. Discover typical farm animals, wildlife, numerous bird species between vineyards and [...]