August is here and it feels so good to be a woman (we are pretty awesome right?!). What better way to celebrate the joys of being a woman, than indulging in a few well deserved treats. And boy does the Winelands have some special treats in store for us! Let’s have a blast and make the most of these Women’s Day events in the Winelands.
Jordan Wine Farm
Stellenbosch Kloof Road, Vlottenberg, Stellenbosch
Where good old-fashioned decadence meets stylish elegance, Jordan Wine Farm bakery is hosting a Petit Four High Tea (open 11h00 to 16h30) to celebrate Women’s Day. Ladies, this is a time to be truly classy and delight in decadent home-baked confectioneries washed down with a piping cup of tea or coffee, for just R80 per person.
For more, visit jordanwines.com
Dassenberg Rd, Franschhoek
While our mouths are watering at the thought of confectionery delights, Leeu Estates High Tea, running every day (14h00 to 17h00) has it all, for just R192 per person. Think gourmet tea sandwiches and an array of sensational cakes, macaroons and fresh scones (perfect for the sweet tooth), served with either a selection of Enmasse tea or Leeu Collection coffee blend. You can even go all out and throw in a glass of MCC for an additional R61 per person (why not celebrate properly?).
Leeu Spa has a special treat for women this August, offering 15% off all their Spa treatments. This is not all! They have irresistible Esse Packages, available on Wednesday morning 8 August and Wednesday afternoon 15 August respectively. Here you can indulge in a scrumptious breakfast, followed by Esse skin analyses and a Booster Facial, all for R745 per person (now this is the kind of pampering we deserve).
For more, visit Leeucollection.com
Lanzerac Wine Estate
1 Lanzerac Rd, Jonkershoek, Stellenbosch
For the love of bubbles and cake, Lanzerac Manor House is offering a special afternoon tea on Women’s Day at R280 per person. With a complimentary glass of Lanzerac MCC in hand, you can indulge in irresistible cakes, confectioneries, fresh scones and savouries, served with the finest TWC Haute Couture Teas.
Do not miss out on the exclusive package at Lanzerac Spa running for the month of August (celebrate Women’s Day with a full on pamper session). For R1100 you can have a 3 hour 30 minute session of pure bliss, with their TheraVine Face and Body Glow experience, an express manicure or pedicure, and immerse yourself in their spa hydro facilities. To top it all off your spa session will be followed with a chocolate pairing in the tasting room (sounds heavenly to me).
For more, visit lanzerac.co.za
Nom Nom Eatery
c/o Main Road and Coronation Avenue, Somerset West
Here you can be fun and fabulous with a celebration of all things pink on Women’s Day (from 10h00 until 20h00). Why not pop into Nom Nom Eatery dressed up in pretty pink and revel in pinky galore: pink drinks (pink cocktails are half price!), pink-inspired meals and pink desserts.
For more, visit nomnom.co.za
Durbanville Hills Wine Farm
Tygerberg Valley Rd, Cape Farms, Cape Town
Bring on the gal power and go on a scenic 7.5 km trail run in the Durbanville Hills vineyards this Women’s Day, for just R100 per person (free for children under 12 and men are welcome to join for R150). Rest assured you will be rewarded with a complimentary bottle of Durbanville Hills Merlot Rose on completing the trail run. This fun run starts at 08h30 (register at 07h00) on Thursday 9 August.
For more, visit trailfun.co.za
Boschendal Wine Estate
R310 Pniel Road Groot Drakenstein, Franschhoek, 7680
For the nature lover, Boschendal Women’s Day Walk is the perfect place to celebrate Women’s Day. For R600 per person, you can enjoy a languid 5km walk in beautiful Franschhoek, indulge in a well-deserved bubbly and chocolate pairing, followed by a wholesome Harvest Table Lunch at the Rhone Homestead.
For more, visit boschendal.com
Wiesenhof at Boschenmeer Golf Estate
848 Wemmershoek Road, Boschenmeer Golf Estate, Paarl
Are you ready to start Women’s Day with a bang? For R295 per person you you can embrace a good breakfast along with the inspiring words of guest speakers, the spark of entertainment, insightful demonstrations and best of all, the thrill of lucky draws.
For more, visit boschenmeergolf.co.za
Don’t miss these Women’s Day Complementaries:
- In light of their release of their first MCC on Women’s Day, Bellevue Wine Estate is giving free bubbly to all ladies eating in their restaurant on Thursday 9th August.
- Enjoy a hearty breakfast at Delheim Wine Estate on Women’s day, where a table of four or more are gifted a bottle of Delheim Blanc de Blanc MCC (2 bottles for tables of 7-10 people).
- Why not have a celebratory lunch or dinner at Le Pommier Wine Estate on Women’s Day, where you will receive a glass of Le Pommier wine on the house. You can also rise and shine to a free glass of juice or coffee, along with your breakfast at Le Pommier Restaurant on Women’s Day.
- ach lady who joins La Petite Ferme for Lunch on Thursday 9th of August will receive a glass of Colmant Brut Rosé MCC as well as the delight of pink macaroons after their delectable lunch.
- Every lady visiting the tasting room at Haute Cabrière or the Haute Cabrière Cellar Restaurant on Thursday 9th of August will receive a complimentary bottle of Haute Cabriere Chardonnay Pinot Noir.