De Wijnlanden is a residential estate situated just outside the town of Stellenbosch, nestled between world-renowned Meerlust and other award-winning wine farms. This unique development is characterised by its modern Cape vernacular architectural style, indigenous gardens, mountainous backdrop and serene vineyards setting.

Situated on the R310, De Wijnlanden is just 10 minutes from Cape Town International Airport and offers quick access to Cape Town and Boland towns of Stellenbosch and Somerset West, in the Cape Winelands region. This ideal positioning makes commuting into Stellenbosch or Cape Town CBD a breeze. Being a gated estate, De Wijnlanden features exceptional security and strict access control to afford residents peace of mind and create a child-friendly environment.

The strong sense of community makes De Wijnlanden estate perfectly suited to young retirees and families looking to enjoy a relaxed lifestyle amidst nature. Homes and gardens are frequented by rich birdlife and residents can enjoy long walks or casual bike rides between the vineyards, olive groves or along any one of the 5 dams on the estate. Browse our available properties in De Wijnlanden estate.

Explore De Wijnlanden

Walks and cycling routes

Walks and cycling routes

There are series of walkways along the western boundary of the estate as well as a central vineyard surrounded by a pathway. On your daily stroll, expect to be greeted by views of the Stellenbosch and Helderberg Mountains. Beyond the estate, nature enthusiasts can enjoy fishing at Eikendal Wine Estate or explore the various trails at the nearby Helderberg Nature Reserve.



With easy access to Stellenbosch, Paarl, Wellington and Franschhoek and Elgin, residents can enjoy wine tasting and tours at the surrounding wine farms, Spier Wine Farm being the most prominent example, or stop in at one of the gourmet restaurants to taste some of South Africa’s culinary delights.

Annual events and activities

Annual events and activities

The town of Stellenbosch hosts a variety of annual wine, sporting events, music and art festivals. Make sure you don’t miss out on ever-popular Stellenbosch Food and Wine Festival and the Cheese Festival. You can also get active at the Coetzenberg Sports Centre for more pulse-racing activities.

Outdoor Activities

Outdoor Activities

Residents can make use of the on-site clubhouse which features tennis and squash courts and a golf driving range. There’s also an elegant pub area and a fully-equipped kitchen for functions.

Living in De Wijnlanden

Areas near to De Wijnlanden

Brandwacht Aan Rivier, De Zalze Winelands Golf Estate, Digteby Estate, Welgevonden,


In Somerset West, Somerset College is a popular grade 1-12 private school while at least a dozen other options like The International English School, Somerset House, Parel Vallei High School and Helderberg High School are highly respected. Nearby, Stellenbosch University is also noted as one of South Africa’s top tertiary institutions.


Somerset Mall presents a large selection of shops offering everything from groceries and clothing to speciality goods and electronics. Also, Waterstone Village Centre, Riverside Centre and Cylnor Centre service the nearby area with many convenient options.


There is a Mediclinic in Stellenbosch and Somerset West, as well as a wide selection of private and public clinics and locally practicing doctors.


A short drive from the Cape Town International airport and the CBD.

For example Camps Bay or Mauritius