Duikersdrift Winelands Country Escape offering panoramic mountain views, luxury all-inclusive and B&B accommodation, restaurant and farmstall/deli, picnics, children’s playground, family-orientated activities, farm animals, Saturday Parkrun, functions and catering.
Duikersdrift is an incredibly scenic 34ha/85acre exclusive and intimate country haven accommodating a maximum of 12 guests and is designed for discerning travelers yearning for a homely leisure environment. It is a place that offers all the qualities of a stay in the country with captivating scenery, fresh air, vines and olives, country charm, warm hospitality, an informal atmosphere, a host of family-orientated activities, luxurious yet unpretentious accommodation, and a wonderful culinary experience at the Obiqua Café Restaurant that is open every day and also offers a fantastic Deli and Picnics.
The farm also produces an excellent award-winning EVOO Olive Oil and Shiraz Wine. Each of the four standalone Cape Dutch Guest Cottages are beautifully furnished, boasting panoramic views of the Saronsberg Mountain and surrounding farm.
The farm is also home to the Duikersdrift Parkrun every Saturday morning.
Off-site activities - The following activities are available to guests wishing to explore the surrounding areas, at an additional cost and with our advice and expertise ensuring the best experience possible:
Local Excursions in the Tulbagh Valley:
* Historical walking tour of Tulbagh: (2 to 3 hours)
* Sundowners over the Tulbagh Valley: (2 to 3 hours)
* Vines and Olives of the Tulbagh Valley: (Self-drive half day 4 to 5 hours); Enquire if you need a guide
* Biking in the vineyards off our farm: (2 to 3 hours)
Excursions outside the Tulbagh Valley:
*Note: These tours are led by our guide in our vehicle (except for zip-lining).
* Zip-lining: (2 to 3 hours)
* West Coast Spectacular: (Full day 9 hours) (min 2 people)
* Southern Winelands Spectacular: (Full day 9 hours) (min 2 people)
* Cape Town City Highlights: (Full day 9 hours) (min 2 people)
* Cape Town Peninsula Spectacular: (Full day 10+ hours) (min people 2)
There are a host of activities available on site at Duikersdrift and around the area. The following activities are available on the farm:BEER TASTING
Proudly homegrown, Buchanan’s has a distinct heritage as the only Craft Brewery in the upper Tulbagh Valley. The Brewery itself is not open to the public but the unique range of beers are available and can be sampled alone or paired with artisinal chocolates, cheeses or a selection of tasting platters.WINE TASTING
Duikersdrift is a very small producer of fine hand-crafted wines. The gently undulating terrain of the farm with its ancient alluvial sandstone boulder beds and well-drained, Oakleaf and Fernwood soils are ideal for the production of wines of exceptional quality.
Follow trails through the farm, link to other farms or travel the valley.HIKING
Follow trails through the farm.BIRD-WATCHING
The variety of habitats on the farm make it a haven for birds, from grassland to wetland species and the raptors above.FISHING (CATCH & RELEASE)
We have rods for your use.RUSTIC FARM TENNIS
Equipment available.FARM CROQUET
Equipment available.OLIVES AND GRAPE PICKING (IN SEASON – MARCH TO MAY)
If you happen to be on the farm during the harvest, and are interested in learning about the process, why not join in and help collect the Duikersdrift grapes and olives for production of wine, jams, preserves, olive oil and table-olive products. Receive a free Duikersdrift olive product per bucket collected!DUIKERSDRIFT PARKRUN
Every Saturday morning at 8am, take part in the free 5 km trail across. duikersdrift for one of the most scenically spectacular Parkruns in the country. Your time will be recorded but the trail can be run or walked at whatever pace suits. All ages welcome.PICNICS
Picnics are available from the Obiqua Café Restaurant and are ideal for taking along on any of the activities (regrettably we cannot offer picnics before 11am on Saturdays). They can be enjoyed at any number of picnic benches on the farm or on a blanket on the lawn or along the farm pathways and trails.
- 100% of the total booking is charged if guests cancels 7 days or less before arrival
- 100% of the deposit is charged if guests cancels 14 days or less before arrival
- 50% of the deposit is charged if guests cancels 21 days or less before arrival
- 25% of the deposit is charged if guests cancels 30 days or less before arrival
The Double cottages at Duikersdrift boast spectacular, uninterrupted mountain views while the private patios are the perfect place to enjoy morning coffee or afternoon sundowners.
The Family Cottages have an extra-length king-size bed, two single extra-length beds in an open-plan alcove. Enjoy spectacular, mountain views from a private patio while relaxing with your morning coffee or afternoon sundowners.
The Double cottages at Duikersdrift boast spectacular, uninterrupted mountain views while the private patios are the perfect place to enjoy morning coffee or afternoon sundowners. Please note these cottages are not equipped for self-catering
The Family Cottages have an extra-length king-size bed, two single extra-length beds in an open-plan alcove. Enjoy spectacular, mountain views from a private patio while relaxing with your morning coffee or afternoon sundowners. These cottages are able to accommodate a maximum 2 adults and 2 children or 4 adults. No self-catering available.
Cardholder & ID/Passport is required at check-in.
Credit card used for online payment to be present at check-in.
The remaining 50% balance will be charged 30 days prior to arrival.
The reference related to your reservation payment will reflect as Paybridge Accommodation and not Duikersdrift.