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De Krans Wines

Station Rd, Calitzdorp 6660, South Africa
+27 44 213 3314
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Wine tasting trip from Mossel Bay

A group of Tourism Professionals recently undertook a wine tasting trip to Calitzdorp and De Krans... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Mossel Bay, South Africa
Relaxing atmosphere.

Good wines, Good food, Friendly staff, Great setting - What more can you ask for when visiting one... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Stilbaai, South Africa
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De Krans Wine Cellar is situated along the upper reaches of the picturesque Gamka River Valley near Calitzdorp. The history of the farm dates back to 1890, when it was bought by the Nel family. Since 1985, most of the classic Portuguese port and wine varieties have been planted. De Krans is widely known as one of the leading port producers, as well as one of the most innovative cellars in South Africa. The Farm offers daily wine tasting, a country style bistro and a deli offering products either produced on the farm or sourced from local artisans.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Station Rd, Calitzdorp 6660, South Africa
+27 44 213 3314
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A group of Tourism Professionals recently undertook a wine tasting trip to Calitzdorp and De Krans were one of our stops. Well worth a visit, friendly service, lovely setting especially since the fruit trees are in bloom! Try the Sauvignon Blanc - my favorite!

Thank Riaanjordaan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good wines, Good food, Friendly staff, Great setting - What more can you ask for when visiting one of Calitzdorp's wine farms. Definitely worth a stop.

Thank Johanniev
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We dashed through from the Ostrich experience and got there with a good hour to spare for some good wine tasting. We were not disappointed at all. A great number on offer and if you buy some bottles you get the tasting for free. Loads...More

Thank Grant M
Reviewed 12 July 2017

I have belonged to the De Krans Wine Club for several years and can highly recommend their white wines and Rose I was not that taken with the Cap Classique

Thank Laura L
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Friendly reception, awesome staff, nice breakfast. They have a good veriety of tasty wines. My favourite, Basket Press Cabernet Sauvignon 2016.

Thank Willie Z
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Loved Cate giving us background info!! Superiour wines! Definitely must do. You can eat there as well (except Tuesdays) and enjoy the tranquility of the Karoo.

Thank stefanie v
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

A must visit winery. Family run and involved , passionate people. Love the pulled pork sandwich , a must have and the tapas , you build up to a menu list. Service was a bit slow on the restaurant side on Saturday during the festival...More

Thank raystuartsteer
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We travelled thru the karoo and today's leg was barrydale ( see karoo art hotel) to oudtshoorn. Calitzdorp was a timely stop after the magnificent seweweekspoort and huisrivier passes. The lunch menu is very limited, deliberately, so to focus on quality. I had the pulled...More

Thank Capie_Tours
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We had such a wonderful afternoon at the Cellar. The platters are great and good wines. The atmosphere in the garden under the grape wines is just what we wanted. The staff and service also great.

Thank canada493
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff and excellent wines. They now have a bistro as well as their wine tasting cellar. Wines are of Portuguese origin and are fairly unique in South Africa.

Thank ElredL
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