Braai and Picnic


Want to spend some time in Nature on a rustic old farm?  The Picnic and Braai areas on Helderberg Farm offers just that.

We are situated on the Foothills of the Helderberg Mountain, 12 km from Stellenbosch on the R44 close to  Somerset West.

Entrance to the Hiking  trails is included in your fee.

Free entry to Farmyard and Playground areas.

No Swimming Pool.

You may encounter some Paradise flycatchers and (many other) in Granny’s forest on the Green Route down in the valley.

Individual Families,   School groups,   Church groups,  Corporate groups  etc. wellcome.

There is a general area for small families or groups and also very nice private Forest venues

Buy your permits at the kiosk / Teagarden when you arrive on the farm

The General Braai areas:

  • Bookings during peak season advised.
  • Shaded. Part of the Forest
  • Most braai places have a small bench for 4 – 8 people
  • Entrance Fee:
    • Braai Spot  R50
    • Adults  R50 pp
    • Kids from 5-18 yrs  R25 pp
  • Bring own wood & Grid.  Charcoal available at kiosk.
  • 1 vehicle per braai spot is allowed inside the gate. The rest stay in the parking areas.
  • No music allowed.
  • Next to the Farmyard  &  Playground.
  • Teagarden and kiosk close by.
  • Buy Helderberg Farm’s famous strawberries at kiosk or pick your own during season. Picking closed on Sundays.
  • Book a space in the Rustic Farm Shed in case of rain.

Private Forest Venues:

  • Bookings during peak season advised.
  • 10 to 30 to 150 people
  • Tables (no Tablecloth),  portable Braai’s and chairs  available.
  • Ideal for Year end Functions,  Birthday Parties, etc.
  • Venue Fee plus Entrance per person
  • Protected against South Eastern Winds

Rustic Farm Shed available in case of rain. Block 1 – 4. (200 sq m per group)  Up to 300 people.  Booking essential

Open Daily:                             08h00  –  18h00

Evening Functions:      18h00  –  23h30


Booking for Groups essential. We normally have space for individual families

Tel 021 855 4308

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