Profitable Guest Farm, Boutique Cellar and Lifestyle Property â€“ all in one!
This immaculate property in beautiful surroundings, with audited books, has a formidable combination of characteristics to ensure an excellent investment for its new owner.
Boutique Cellar: The winery owns two registered trade names, a 49,750 litre capacity stainless steel wine cellar, with all the licenses in place, 1.46 hectare of Shiraz and .6 hectares of Merlot rootstock with potential to buy in from neighbouring farms. 8000 Bottles of red wine are sold to tourists and a small market in Germany and the rest is sold as bulk wine. This market has the potential to grow in future. The farm is situated on a popular wine route and within distance of well-known Wine Estates.
Lifestyle: 38 Hectare mountain land with natural fynbos veld and beautiful scenic views on a the elevated part, could be used for vineyards for red wine, olives, hiking or cycling. The farm is part of an initiation to protect leopards in the area. This area of the farm has a 36 000m2 dam and the right to add 3 more residential properties with a footprint of 200m2 each. The Breede River provides 12 hectares of winter water, borehole and 4 Hectares water from a canal system 365 days of the year provides more than enough water for existing needs and for development potential.
Guesthouse : 13 Beautifully decorated guest units, laundry services, a restaurant and conference facility with enough capacity to accommodate a marquis tent and arrange 300 seat weddings, are situated on 4 hectares well developed and beautifully manicured gardens with lovely vistas of the mountains over vineyards. There is potential to add more rooms or use the manor house for more accommodation. Only 90 minutes from the Cape Town International Airport, the establishment has built up repeat business over the years and is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the area. German Tour companies make use of the Guest House and contribute in large to the amazing success of the venture. Wine and sports tourists frequently stay at the Guesthouse as well as business men connected to Robertson.
The Restaurant, two kitchens, wine tasting facility, cellar and accommodation functions all have their proper accreditations and licences in place. The Restaurant is not run on a full time basis but has a huge potential should it be run in that manner.
No permanent labourers on the farm. This type of farm / business with so much potential, such beautiful surroundings and high income is very hard to find!