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14 Nov 2016
“Great introduction to CapeTown wine”
21 Feb 2016
“Excellent tour of the wineries”
We love wine!! Wine Tours in the Stellenbosch, Paarl and Franschhoek wine districts are what we love to do. Group Wine Tours, Private Wine Tours and even conference groups wishing to experience the South African winelands. We also offer Cape...more
Church Street, Stellenbosch 7599, South Africa
+27 84 705 1383
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Reviewed 15 November 2016

Recommended by a friend who had toured several years previously. Feel like we lucked upon someone who really knew the area, the wineries and the wine. We had a very reasonably priced private wine tour through the higher end major wineries in the Stellenbosch area....More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank amhOttawa
Reviewed 22 February 2016

We selected this company from one of many we approached to arrange a two day trip, with accommodation, in the winelands - and we were not disappointed. John was extremely pleasant and knowledgeable and selected some great wineries and restaurants for us to visit. He...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank David U
Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

I booked this tour for my mum's birthday while we were staying in South Africa. The initial enquiry, booking and payment process was very straightforward, efficient and friendly. The tour itself was created by John, and provided a varied and interesting day out. John was...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank EmmaW3326
Reviewed 25 July 2013

John was a delight! Wow how knowledgable of area and of wines. Best vacation I've ever had! Hope to come back one day soon

Date of experience: June 2013
Thank AimeeBlenker
Reviewed 20 July 2013

This was our first trip to S. Africa and after much research, it seemed best to stay in Cape Town and make 2 one-day trips for wine tasting. After discovering "Happy Holiday", we confirmed this plan and hired from them a private car & driver....More

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Date of experience: April 2013
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Reviewed 25 May 2013

Taken on a full day group wine tour by John's very friendly and knowledgeable wife. We left Cape Town by train in the morning and she collected us from Stellenbosch train station with our 3 week trip luggage. The full day group consisted of six...More

Date of experience: March 2013
1  Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 4 March 2013

We spent my husband's birthday on a full day small group tour with John and he provided us with a very memorable day. He took us to some beautiful vineries where we sampled some truly excellent vines and stopped at a lovely place for lunch...More

Date of experience: December 2012
Thank AngelaLa13
John H, Owner at Happy Holiday, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2013

Dear Angela Thank you for your kind review of your tour. It was my pleasure to host you in the Winelands and I hope that you enjoyed your entire experience in Southern Africa. Maybe you could return one day and we can venture further into...More

Reviewed 31 December 2012 via mobile

If your actually passionate about winery's , locations, blends and general info about the wine region John is the man to make a wine tour in to a wonderful day. We are from Australia and have done a few wine tours. This trumps all for...More

Thank Shann0nMarie
John H, Owner at Happy Holiday, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2013

Thanks so much Shannon. It was a fantastic day and I am glad that I got to share it with you and James. I hope that you enjoyed the rest of your stay in South Africa and can take home some fond memories. Thanks again...More

Reviewed 31 December 2012

Booked a private day your with John and had an amazing day. From the start of the day where we were picked up from our hotel to being dropped off he made us feel welcome and accommodated every possible need we had. We have taken...More

Thank JJY25
Reviewed 16 August 2012

It was a very late reservation request from me for 6 people for a private wine tour & I was a little concerned that my expectations were perhaps set too high. John was amazing, confirming his services promptly despite the short notice. From the minute...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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