Vondeling, meaning ‘foundling’, lies on the slopes of the unspoiled and undiscovered Paardeberg mountain, approximately 45 minutes’ drive from Cape Town. Today, an environmentally sensitive approach to farming and minimal intervention during the winemaking process ensure wine with a distinct fingerprint of origin.
Like a chapel out of a fairytale, the steeple of St. Clements rises up over the Paardeberg. Combining old world charm—complete with a thatched roof, handmade stained glass windows and church bells—with modern simplicity and elegance this is a unique and beautiful place to exchange vows.
Wedding receptions can be hosted in the tasting room, which doubles up as a function venue. Inside, high timber ceilings create an elegant space.
The immaculately restored Farm House was originally built in 1740. This historic example of Cape Dutch architecture offers seven luxurious en-suite bedrooms with mountain and garden views.