Rijk's Country House


Just 80 minutes from Cape Town, a warm welcome awaits you at Rijk's Country House. Just five minutes from historic Church Street, Rijk's is surrounded by majestic Witzenburg, Winterhoek and Obiqua mountains and is set amongst the vineyards of the Award Winning Rijk's Wine Estate.


Rooms at Rijk's Country House


Rijk's Country House offers 15 elegant and spacious rooms including 10 luxury rooms, 2 superior rooms and 3 family cottages, the ideal accommodation in the heart of the Cape Winelands. Each room is individually decorated in luxurious country-house style with modern touches. Chandeliers hang from open thatch and wooden beams, contemporary artwork hangs on the walls and beds are dressed in 100% cotton-rich sheets. Each room boasts a private outdoor terrance with table and chairs, complimentary WiFi, tea and coffee making facilities, fully stocked mini bar, air conditioning and ceiling fan, international plug adaptors, plenty of both and swimming towels, room service and direct access to lawns and pool. (Luxury rooms pictured below)


Rijk's Private Cellar & Governors Restaurant


Wine tasting is available daily at Rijk's Country House and is a popular pre-dinner activity led by manager Louis. These are fun, educational and interactive sessions. Neville Dorrington started Rijk’s Private Cellar in 1996 and since then, alongside Winemaker, Pierre Wahl, has become renowned for producing outstanding award-winning wines that are exported all over the world. They are dedicated to producing Chenin Blanc, Shiraz and the famed Pinotage.

The restaurant is open daily to guests and visitors for breakfast, lunch and dinner. We serve tasty brasserie cuisine with added local flavours, bake our own breads and scones and serve delicious locally produced preserves, olives and cheeses. Guests can enjoy dining inside or outside on the terrace with beautiful valley views. Log fires in winter and full air conditioning for summer.


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