Eikehof with family atmosphere
Eikehof, named after the large oak trees that decorate the winery, is situated in the middle of the beautiful Franschhoek and attracts more and more visitors year after year. Opposite La Motte and directly at a stop of the Franschhoek Wine Tram, wine lovers are becoming increasingly aware of the family winery. Eikehof is now run by the fourth generation of the Malherbe family and can look back on a long tradition dating back to 1858. While Elize Malherbe delights the guests in the tasting room with Eikehof wines, her husband Francois creates South African premium wines of the finest quality in the wine cellar.
Eikehof wine for connoisseurs
Eikehof stretches over 23 hectares and use Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Sémillon, Merlot, Shiraz and Cabernet Sauvignon grapes for their wine selection. Only the best grapes are then processed into excellent red and white wines, a rosé and a Cape Ruby. Under the large oaks, visitors can taste the wonderful Eikehof wine overlooking the Drakenstein Mountains.
Getting married at the Eikehof
In addition to classic winetasting, the Eikehof Winery also offers the opportunity to organize unforgettable weddings and special events. The Tasting Room, an old restored stable, offers unbelievable charm for unique celebrations. Nestled between large oaks, vineyards and peach plantations, this location is a perfect destination for dream weddings. Elize Malherbe is passionate about helping you plan and execute unforgettable events.