Specials in Stanford

Roughly an hour and a half’s drive away from Cape Town you’ll find Stanford, a quaint village in the heart of the Overberg. This town boasts incredible landscapes, mesmerising galleries and tantalising cafes and restaurants for visitors and locals to enjoy. From fynbos, vineyards and olive groves to a beautiful river and mountain views, Stanford is the ideal holiday or weekend getaway. If you’re looking for some great specials and offers in this town you won’t be disappointed! 

Accommodation in Stanford is plentiful and there are a wide range of establishments, including self-catering, lodges, bed and breakfasts, estates, farms and even camping. These usually offer amazing specials during both the summer and winter months. They include week-night discounts and even half-price accommodation when the tourism season dies down from April to July. 

There is also a wealth of activities to do in and around Stanford. From horse riding to wine tasting and more, you can often find deals and discounts – especially if you’re travelling with children or pensioners. Definitely look into the various nature reserves and animal sanctuary farms, these often have wonderful winter holiday deals too. 

Arts and crafts are a huge part of this Overberg town’s heritage and contemporary community. This is largely due to the town attracting an eclectic mix of musicians, artists and entrepreneurs. This means that there is always a market or exhibit of amazing arts and crafts just around the corner. These can even sometimes be for free but for those that do charge there are seasonal specials available too. With so many artists in town you can also look into deals for arts and crafts workshops or lessons. 

Stanford is always bustling with specials and discounts on delicious foods and desserts, as well as local wines and even craft beers. Look out for 2-for-1 winter specials and even free bottles of wine paired with certain dishes. The restaurants can be very competitive and this always works out well in terms of providing a wealth of value for locals and visitors. 

If you’re planning a wedding there really is a large range of venues available in this part of the Western Cape. Many of the surrounding wine estates specialise in throwing enchanting and memorable ceremonies and receptions. For anyone planning a winter wedding you can get unbeatable discounts on packages that include all of the elements for a successful event – from the décor to the cuisine. 

Stanford truly is the bargain hunter’s paradise, check in every month for brand-new specials and deals so that you can make your budget go as far as possible. You’ll absolutely love a getaway in this part of the Cape Overberg!