Things to do

It’s summer – make hay while the sun shines! Explore the Stellenbosch environs on foot, take a dip in an eco-pool and get strapped in for a zip lining adventure.

Whatever you pick, make your summer unforgettable with our line-up of the best things to do and where to stay in and around Stellenbosch right now.

At home in the Dwars River Valley

The Dwars River Valley east of Stellenbosch ticks all the right boxes: beautiful scenery, vibey restaurants, wine tastings and hiking trails. But, says Esma Marnewick, a visit to the locals should be first on your list.

Stay and wine down in Stellenbosch

Nothing beats the freedom of long lazy days or makes for a better way to wine down after a busy day of sightseeing than settling into a stylish wine bar with a glass of your new favourite. Feel free to be yourself in the warm-hearted town of Stellenbosch.

Stay in Stellenbosch

Best places to stay in Stellenbosch

Summer is the perfect time to visit Stellenbosch. Town is abuzz with events, amazing food and wine, along with a range of outdoor experiences. Make the most of your stay by sleeping over.