What We Say about Somerset West:
Lying on the slopes of the Helderberg Mountain, Somerset West enjoys amazing views of False Bay and the Hottentots-Holland Mountains. There is some great mountain biking at Lourensford Estate and hiking in the stunning Helderberg Nature Reserve, golfing at Erinvale Golf Club or Somerset West Golf Club. The beaches of Strand and Gordon's Bay are nearby. A visit to Somerset West isn't complete without exploring the magnificent grounds and historical buildings of Vergelegen Wine Estate, finishing off with a tasting of their wonderful wines. Other noteworthy vineyards are Lourensford and Morgenster Estate, who also produce award-wining olive oil.