Hermanus, Western Cape
Cradled amid the hills of the Hemel-en-Aarde (Heaven and Earth) valley,
Bouchard Finlayson is widely acclaimed as one of South Africa’s leading boutique wine cellars.
With a terroir defined by both ancient soils and a cool maritime climate, the vineyards of Bouchard Finlayson are famous for producing award-winning
Pinot Noir, elegant Chardonnay and terroir-driven Sauvignon Blanc, while inspired blends showcase the depth of skill and innovation in our winemaking team.
The Bouchard Finlayson cellar is conveniently located a scenic 90 minutes’ drive from Cape Town, close to the world-famous whale-watching centre of Hermanus.
There is no better way to celebrate a special occasion or enjoy a catch up with a beloved friend or relative than to settle into an armchair in our opulent Palace Lounge and raise a glass together over a selection of delicate finger sandwiches, moreish pastries, and perfectly baked scones. Our Champagne Afternoon Tea menu includes a perfectly chilled glass of Lanson Black Label Champagne to add a touch of sparkle to the occasion.
Should you wish to really make an occasion of your Afternoon Tea sitting, we also offer a Bottomless Afternoon Tea menu. Our bottomless offering applies for a maximum of two hours – more than enough time to truly indulge in our special selection of cakes, pastries, scones, and finger sandwiches.