Black Friday Deal

Starting today, buy 6 x 2017 Baccarat Bordeaux-style blends, and only pay for 4! Normal price per bottle is R380, saving you R760 on this hot month-long Black Friday deal! We’ll cheers to this one with you T&C’s apply – while stocks last. To order, email us:

Talk Of The Town’s third season foals are all the talk

With the new season afoot, Talk Of The Town’s first few third season foals are all the talk. After the successful sale of his first yearlings at the Yearling Sales in 2023 setting the tone for a promising stud career, the only son of Var standing at stud in the Western Cape has buyers looking […]

Women’s Month Spa Deal For Two

It’s Women’s Month, spoil yourself or that special someone with a Spa deal for two in partnership with Beauty Direct Mobile Spa running until the end of this month. Book a two-night stay for two at the Avontuur Manor House during the month of August, and enjoy Breakfast for two and a 75-minute Massage for […]

Winter Special at Avontuur Restaurant

Join us for our Winter Special at Avontuur Restaurant, just outside Somerset West – Guaranteed to satisfy your appetite and save you some money!  Select any starter and main course from our menu, and indulge in a dessert of your preference, absolutely FREE! The overall cost of your meal will be determined based on your […]

Talk Of The Town at BSA Cape Yearling Sale

Avontuur Estate, the home of the impeccably bred son of Var, TALK OF THE TOWN brings buyers three stellar yearlings to the upcoming 2023 BSA Cape Yearling Sale to be held at Hollywoodbets Kenilworth Racecourse on Sunday, 26th of February 2023. Pippa Mickleburgh says of Talk Of The Town colt Sound Of The Sea (Lot […]

Cape Premier Yearling Sale

Avontuur Thoroughbred Stud is proud to be host to another stellar draft at the upcoming Cape Racing Sales Cape Premier Yearling Sale, taking place at the CTICC in Cape Town on Thursday 12 January 2023. Buyers can come and view our young bloodstock from Monday 9 January, where our Stud Manager Pippa Mickleburgh will be […]

Christmas Gifting 2022

The year is almost over, but we’ve made sure you or that someone important gets to enjoy their Festive Season with Avontuur Estate’s favourites at hand! Please email us should you wish to order a gift pack:

Christmas Eve bookings now open at our Restaurant

Our bookings are open for Christmas Eve dinner at Avontuur Restaurant. Have you got Vegans or vegetarians in your party? We have also created a special menu that is plant-based and delicious, just for them! Price: R750 per person (not inclusice of service fee or beverages). Please email us at, or call us on […]

Join us for this year’s Foal Walk

Join us on Thursday, 29th of September for this year’s Foal Walk! Arrive between 10:30-11:00am at our winery and enjoy a welcome drink, our Brut MCC.Enjoy a guided tour as you head towards the stables and meander through the paddocks, on your return to the winery you can enjoy a wine tasting of 5 wines, […]

New stallion’s arrival coincides with Oratorio’s retirement

Timing has not been the greatest friend to Oratorio, for whom both external and internal factors have obstructed what might otherwise have been a memorable stallion career. Boasting the sort of profile that should have served him well, being a son of Danehill who had won the Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere as a juvenile in 2004 […]