Step foot into a world of rich history, award-winning wines, and spectacular vineyard landscapes at Groot Constantia, the oldest wine-producing farm in South Africa.

Groot Constantia: South Africa’s Oldest Wine-Producing Farm!

Nestled in the fertile Constantia Valley, this iconic estate offers a truly immersive experience that will delight your senses and transport you back in time. Join us as we embark on the ultimate guide to exploring Groot Constantia, where wine aficionados and history buffs will find their paradise!

Visitors Route: Unveiling The Secrets Of Groot Constantia!

Begin your journey by embarking on the Visitors Route, a self-guided tour that takes you through the fascinating history and winemaking process of Groot Constantia. As you wander through the beautifully preserved buildings and picturesque vineyards and explore the cellars where barrels of fine wine quietly age, you’ll discover the legacy left behind by the estate’s founders. Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Groot Constantia’s heritage as you uncover each chapter of its remarkable story.

Simons Restaurant: A Gastronomic Experience!

Experience a sensory feast at Simons Restaurant, nestled among vineyards at Groot Constantia. Delight in a tempting menu highlighting the finest local and seasonal ingredients, perfectly complemented by Groot Constantia wines. Whether it’s a leisurely lunch or a romantic dinner, Simons Restaurant provides an elegant ambience. Prepare for a genuine culinary delight with delectable flavours, stunning vistas, and outstanding wines.

Jonkershuis Eatery: A Taste Of Tradition!

Indulge in the rich flavours of traditional Cape Malay cuisine at Jonkershuis Eatery. This delightful restaurant is located next to the historic Homestead and is surrounded by ancient oak trees. With locally sourced ingredients and dishes that pay homage to the Cape’s culinary legacy, every bite is a celebration of Cape heritage and culture. You can choose to dine in the grand banqueting halls, by a cosy fireside, or in the charming Italian village-like setting in the courtyard. Jonkershuis Eatery offers a culinary journey like no other. Bring your loved ones for a family-style lunch on the lush front lawns, where children can play safely and freely.

Unlock The Secrets Of Groot Constantia!

For an in-depth exploration of Groot Constantia’s history and winemaking process, prepare for an immersive experience with three self-guided audio walking tours. Download the free Voicemap app and embark on an audio adventure that will take you through the vineyards, the historic wine cellar, and the Groot Constantia Museum. Listen to captivating stories, discover hidden gems, and gain a deeper understanding of Groot Constantia’s legacy – all at your own pace.

Wine And Gift Shop: Immerse Yourself In Wine Culture!

End your visit by popping in at the Wine & Gift Shop, where you’ll find an extraordinary selection of award-winning wines to purchase and indulge your palate in your own home. Uncover the stories behind each bottle, chat with knowledgeable staff, and discover unique gifts and souvenirs to commemorate your visit. 

Embark on the ultimate wine adventure at Groot Constantia, where history, culture, and exceptional wines blend. Discover the estate’s secrets through the Visitors Route, indulge in culinary delights at Simons Restaurant and Jonkershuis Eatery, unlock the stories of Groot Constantia with three self-guided audio walking tours, and explore the Wine and Gift Shop.

At Groot Constantia, every sip of wine tells a story, and every visit is a journey back in time. Immerse yourself in the grandeur of this historic estate and experience the magic of South Africa’s oldest wine-producing farm.

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