Explore our four 
award-winning wine gems!

Visit the four inviting Darling wine estates.
cruise the scenic Darling winelands nestled
between the Swartland Platteland and
South Africa's West Coast.


NO ticket needed for these self-drive routes! 

gallery/Logo Groote Post

Groote Post is a historic 18th century farm on the Cape's West Coast where winemaking traditions have been revived by the Pentz family. Unique aspects and cool climatic conditions of the Darling Hills yield superlative fruit. Absolutely worth the drive ...

gallery/Logo Cloof

Cloof Wine Estate is truly off the beaten track, but it's often the road less traveled that leads you to places that will be etched in your mind forever, provide food for the soul and leave you lingering towards your next visit. Definitely a must ... 

gallery/Logo Darling Cellars

Most of the vineyards from which Darling Cellars sources its fruit are in “bush vine” format. The advantages of bush vine are plentiful, but the most important attribute is that a bush vine is quite hardened against drought. You will be amaized ...  

gallery/Logo ORMONDE Colour

Ormonde Private Cellar is owend by the Basson family and situated in the historic village of Darling. The molten rocks, forced from the earth to 300m above sea level, guard the Atlantic Ocean while banks of fog roll to the foot of the hills, blessing the vineyard with coolness and moisture. Not to be missed ... 

Wine Lover's Special 

Stay 3 nights and pay for 2 only! 

Visit all four Darling Wine Estates and benefit

This Wine Lover's Special is designed exlusively for guests of the Darling Lodge Guest House.
Make the max out of your self-drive adventure and stay over.  


The charming Darling Lodge Guest House provides a beautiful garden with pool. The beautifully restored
Victorian country home and the new Garden Suites are an oasis of peace and tranquillity
in the historic center of Darling. 

It's that easy

Mention this "Wine Lover's Special' with your direct booking via the button below.

When you proof your visits and purchases by presenting your payment slips or photos at the
guest house welcome desk, you will only pay for two nights at check-out.