Attractions & Activities

Stellenbosch is well known for its many wine farms giving you ample opportunity to experience quality wine on one of the farms. Stellenbosch stimulates all your senses with its history, culture, natural beauty, sport, education and wine.

Apple Tree Guest House is near Bird Street and Adam Tas road making it easily accessible from Cape Town, Paarl, Franschhoek and Somerset West. This makes drives through the scenic landscape possible within minutes.

In about an hours drive you can be in Cape Town, experiencing Table Mountain or the V & A Waterfront, in Hermanus for whale-watching or in Betty's Bay at the Kogelberg Biosphere Reserve.

In the surrounding area you will find many golf courses like the Stellenbosch golf course, De Zalze Golf Estate, Pearl Valley Golf Estate (en route between Paarl and Franschhoek) as well as professional golf courses in Somerset West, Strand and Gordon's Bay.

Coastal drives and hiking at one of the nearby nature reserves are also possible. The romantics at heart can also enjoy a picnic on one of the wine farms, local beaches or nature reserves.

Activities and Attractions in Stellenbosch

Other Attractions in and around Stellenbosch:

  • Oom Samie se Winkel
  • Butterfly World
  • The Giraffe House
  • Cheetah Outreach
  • Le Bonheur Crocodile Farm
  • Monkey Town
  • Wiesenhof Game Reserve
  • Angling at Jonkershoek Fly Fishing Club
  • Bowling at Van der Stel Bowling Club
  • Horse Trails and Carriage Wine Tours
  • Mountain Biking