Directions from Cape Town

  1. From Cape Town, take the N1 towards Paarl.
  2. Take the R44 marked Stellenbosch, Wellington (Exit 5) and turn left towards Wellington.
  3. Drive until you reach the outskirts of the town of Wellington (approx 23 kms); en route crossing the four-way stop and two sets of traffic lights until you reach the third set of traffic lights. Turn left into Piet Retief.
  4. After a few hundred metres you will reach more traffic lights with a large white church on the left (the Moeder Kerk). Turn right into Church Street.
  5. Continue on through Wellington towards the mountains and the Bainskloof Pass. As you leave the town, the road climbs. Bovlei Winery is on your right.
  6. Immediately after the Bovlei Winery turn left into Hill Road and then immediately right (signposted Doolhof Wine Estate).
  7. Go down the hill to the T-junction (0.5 kms) and turn right.
  8. The road soon becomes a gravel road. Keep straight on (approx 4 kms) until the road reaches the entrance gates of Doolhof Wine Estate.
  9. At the gates turn left and cross the bridge.  It is a further 3 kms to the entrance gates of Oaklands.
  10. Continue along the dirt road and follow the signs to The Stables.