We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Solms-Delta Farm Tours

Delta Road | Groot Drakenstein, Franschhoek 7680, South Africa
+27 21 874 3937
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Despicable with no sense of customer service

Going to SOLMS-DELTA means you run the risk of getting surrounded by SA Police- especially if you... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2017
365gabrieller
,
Cape Town, South Africa
via mobile
The most racist place in the Western Cape

Had a painful experience here as a person of color and I'm flagging it to anyone of color visiting... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
Madlomois
,
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
via mobile
Read all 117 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
As one of the leading Franschhoek wine farms in the Cape Winelands, Solms-Delta’s special interest guided tours exceed the conventional wine tasting experience.Our unique guided wine farm tours expose visitors to more than just award-winning wines. Led primarily by farm residents, the tours offer rare personal insight into the vineyards, farm workers’ lives, and the cultural and musical heritage of Solms-Delta and the surrounding Cape Winelands.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
Delta Road | Groot Drakenstein, Franschhoek 7680, South Africa
CONTACT
Website
+27 21 874 3937
Write a Review
Reviews (117)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 103 reviews

Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Going to SOLMS-DELTA means you run the risk of getting surrounded by SA Police- especially if you are a person of colour - and accused of any manner of crime including handbag theft, car theft etc. All because a staff member thinks you look like...More

1  Thank 365gabrieller
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Had a painful experience here as a person of color and I'm flagging it to anyone of color visiting to avoid it for the sake of self care. Also recently heard of another person of color who was arrested on a case of mistaken identity...More

1  Thank Madlomois
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Absolutely vile and disgusting place. Wrongfully accused my friend of theft, detained her with zero evidence. Then proceed to humiliate her by calling the police and putting her through a traumatic experience only because she is a BLACK FEMALE living in SOUTH AFRICA. Because in...More

Thank Tando M
Reviewed 23 April 2017

On our way to Franschhoek we stopped at Solms Delta, particularly to see the Museum on the local history. Here there was an indepth description on man and the tools used with lots of artefacts found on archaeological digs in the area. A history of...More

Thank NML28London
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

We arrived late in the afternoon to visit the History Museum and found it eventually, the signs weren't very clear but that was part of the charm. The museum was very well presented particularly in relating the story of the estate to the nation. It...More

Thank Claire C
Reviewed 11 March 2017

A nice idea with the workers enjoying a share of the profits and reinvestment. Even though this is an old estate the concept for the future is encouraf=ging but there still lacks some attention to details and refinments.

Thank 62garryw
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

This estate is very impressive when you enter and has been extensively developed and the lady presenting the wines was very good at explaining each variety before pouring it. Having said that, I felt the estate was more impressive than the wines themselves and as...More

Thank SteMar247
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful surroundings! Some of the most friendliest staff. The wine tasting experience ... one of the best ! Whole family enjoyed! Tractor ride down to picnic area so much fun! A definite must if you in Franschoek!

Thank Maria1234569
A TripAdvisor Member
8614
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful wine farm just outside Franshoek. Taste outside under the trees and there is a great deli with well priced goodies and yummies. Go down with the tractor to the delta and have a picnic on the lawns under the trees. One can walk around...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

I was so excited for the wine tasting but my group went to experience the museum first, and I'm glad we did. This museum tour was one of the most rewarding parts of my time in Cape Town. Not only did our tour guide, Mercia,...More

Thank Sam M
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
The Werf Restaurant
95 reviews
3.24 km away
Babel Restaurant
641 reviews
7.42 km away
Pierneef a La Motte
721 reviews
7.87 km away
Cosecha Restaurant
211 reviews
6.44 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Franschhoek Motor Museum
1,225 reviews
2.08 km away
Noble Hill Wine Estate
58 reviews
6.42 km away
Le Bonheur Crocodile Farm
94 reviews
6.51 km away
Cape Winelands Riding
17 reviews
6.26 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Solms-Delta Farm Tours staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit