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Chamonix

45 Off R, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 21 876 2494
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Lovely setting, wine tasting in the Blacksmiths Cottage

Staff were informative, helpful and friendly, the tasting was for 5 wines, we shared, there was a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
worldtravellers97
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England
Bulls eye

Well, who’s the star? Well, Joyce was a brilliant wine guide, but the wines shine equally for... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
whiterabbitjb
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London, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good21%
  • Average22%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“reserve wines” (2 reviews)
“tasting room” (7 reviews)
“pinot noir” (4 reviews)
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45 Off R, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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+27 21 876 2494
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Staff were informative, helpful and friendly, the tasting was for 5 wines, we shared, there was a great selection, we chose the reserve selection, great wines, very enjoyable.

Thank worldtravellers97
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well, who’s the star? Well, Joyce was a brilliant wine guide, but the wines shine equally for themselves. Compared to some of the other more commercial wineries Chamonix looks a bit old school but punches in a league light years above the competition. We’ve been...More

1  Thank whiterabbitjb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great wine, fantastic service. We had a great waitress, who helped us have a fun and informed experience - we laughed at every pouring. This winery is all about the great wines, but with a great waitress also it was made all the more memorable....More

Thank JKlondon09
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Chamonix had some of the best wines of our wine tram experience. We visited on a colder, rainy day, and the tasting room was very cozy. We really enjoyed our stop here. Also, we ended up missing the wine tram while purchasing some wine, but...More

Thank gw2588
Reviewed 5 October 2017

In April a friend in Cape Town married and we took the opportunity to get to know the beautiful wine region Franschhoek. The first five days we stayed at the Chamonix. After the difficulty way to finding the hotel, we were really happy by the...More

1  Thank Petra H
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We ate here and had a wonderful meal. We just got here in time before the kitchen closed (3PM). I would highly recommend this restaurant. I think it was one of the best we visited while in S Africa.

1  Thank wokabaut
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We visited 6 wineries on our tour and this was worst one. The wine tour we was one had a special deal that they did not honor, the only place that didn't. So we got one less glass than expected. The wines were good, but...More

1  Thank Marius P
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

We arrived at Chamonix with the idea of doing a tasting. The lady working there was terribly sour and could not be bothered with putting any effort into her job. We decided against the tasting and left. There is so much potential for this beautiful...More

1  Thank thehungrytraveller10
Reviewed 29 April 2017

the "reserve " tasting includes a list of 8 wines of which only 3 are available for tasting ....this says it all ! so one should buy the wine based on :??? we paid for our tasting , had a lovely lunch and found out...More

2  Thank nicolas s
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We visited here from a fantastic experience at Eikehof, so perhaps had high expectations. The lady who managed the wine tastings was very polite but difficult to understand and seemed to have very little knowledge. The wine was good, but the whole experience was somewhat...More

2  Thank BrightcutOne
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