Family and Kids in Stellenbosch

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Stellenbosch? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Stellenbosch, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Stellenbosch.
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Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Stellenbosch for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Cheetah Outreach

    Wildlife Park

    If you are looking for that adrenaline rush or simply want to experience safari drives so intrinsic to Africa, then head to the Cheetah Outreach located 20 kilometers away from Stellenbosch city center. Interact with cute Cheetah cubs, Meerkats, Bat-eared foxes and Caracals and learn about how they are cared for and loved. The Cheetah Outreach also arranges educational programs about the animal...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Botanical Garden At University Of Stellenbosch

    Garden, Botanical Garden

    A perfect place for people who love plants and all things green, the botanical Garden at the University of Stellenbosch is sure to keep you busy with their variety of plants. An on0ground café is perfect to cool off with refreshing drinks while you soak up the sun or simply stroll around the garden observing the plants and flowers which grace every inch of the garden.  A must during...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Helshoogte Pass

    Family and Kids

    A road-trip lover’s dream come true, the Helshoogte Pass was built in 1854 and is the oldest pass in Cap Town. It is fondly known as ‘Hell’s Heights’ due to the panoramic view of the mountain peeks which grace every turn of the pass. If you want to see a photo-shopped live version of some of the best road stretches in the world, the Helshoogte Pass will not disappoint. R...Read more
  4. Amazing Stellenbosch attraction for kids
    Eagle Encounters

    Wildlife Park

    South Africa is known for its wild encounters, and the Eagle encounters offer just that. Get to know about the many types of the winged predators and interact with them under the watchful eye of their highly skilled trainers. Highlights include: Eagles including the large Black Eagle. Owls including the spotted Eagle Owl and Barn Owl. Cape Dwarf Chameleons Red Tailed Boa Constrictor A good wa...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Devonvale Golf & Wine Estate

    Family and Kids

    Loved by locals and tourists alike, the Devonvale Golf and Wine Estate is a must if you love the sport or simply want to try your hand at it. The well maintained course invites Professional Golfers from all over the region and is known for its impeccable grass and interesting terrain. The Estate also has a fine-cuisine restaurant and offers accommodation on the premises. Golf, Food, Wine- the p...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Stellenbosch
    Dorp Street

    Family and Kids

    The city center of Stellenbosch is old-world charm personified. The white washed historic buildings among the dark roads is a divine urban scene. The best part about the street is that it accommodates a sea of restaurants, cafes and shops. Whether you want to grab a quick bite, shop till you drop or simply see a whole new world within Stellenbosch, the street is perfect for taking a quiet leisu...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Shark Diving With Shark And Safari - Tours And Shuttles

    Water Sport

    Witness the wild side of the Ocean as you Shark Dive in a cage amidst the majestic beasts. The Shark Safari Tours is popular for their Shark diving and Whale watching and this has to top the list of things to do while in Stellenbosch and Cape Town. Located less than 60 kilometers away from Stellenbosch, this experience is worth the ride. The Shard dive tour includes: A light meal on arrival an...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Stellenbosch Museum

    Family and Kids

    The cultural museum of Stellenbosch, the city’s museum is a complex consisting of 4 Period houses- Schreuder House, Bletterman House, Grosvenor House and  O.M. Bergh House and The Powder House (V.O.C Kruithuis). The Stellenbosch museum preserves the lifestyle, architecture, interiors and ambience dating back to their authentic periods and is a must when you visit the city. The four h...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Jonkershoek Nature Reserve

    Family and Kids

    The most popular reserve for Mountain Biking and Hiking, the Jonkershoek Nature Reserve is known for its majestic Pines and gravel-stoned pathways which make it ideal for adventurous activities. The reserve offers accommodation and restaurant facilities along with other necessary amenities and services- making it a popular choice among tourists and locals alike. The reserve is also home to many...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Eikendal Estate

    Family and Kids

    A cozy place nestled in the middle of rich vineyards, the Eikendal Estate is perfect if you are traveling with family and friends. The place offers comfortable accommodation (lodges and guest-house) with lip-smacking food at the on-ground restaurant. The in-house winery also provides wine-tasting and grape crushing activities. Highlights include: Wine estate, Vineyard walks and Wine Tasting. C...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Rupert Museum

    Family and Kids

    A modern art gallery which has 3 exhibition halls and is South African art captured within the walls of the Museum. Opened in 1966, the museum showcases African art from some of the bets artists in the country and is known for its sculptures and paintings. The building itself is steeped in history and dates back to 1821 when it was used as a church. Saved from demolition in the 1960, Dr. Rupert...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    Butterfly World

    Family and Kids

    Spread across 1000 meters square of greenhouse, the Butterfly World imports 500-800 butterfly pupae per week, all year round and raise them on premises. The free-flying butterflies are well cared for and live in balance with plants and other animals like spiders, markets and other small animals. The beautiful water bodies on the premises add to the green beauty of the place and a walk here is s...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Slow Market

    Family and Kids

    The slow market held in Oude Libertas every Saturday is known for its local produce served directly from its producers. An extravaganza of tastes and a celebration in itself, the slow market is known for local wine tasting, local farm produce, clothing, jewelry, designer wares, artisan crafts and beers among others. If you want to shop locally, then the place is perfect for you. Don’t for...Read more
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    Giraffe House

    Park, Zoo

    Visiting South Africa and not getting close and personal with Giraffes is an incomplete experience. The Giraffe House is the place to go to if you love the long necked gorgeous creatures among other regal animals. For animal lovers, the place is a paradise- Crocodiles, Snakes, Ostriches, Tortoises, species of Foxes, Jackals, Monkeys, Cranes, African Parrots and the Patient Giraffe all are loved...Read more
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    Root 44 Market

    Family and Kids

    A market with a difference, Root 44 is all things food, entertainment and shopping! Whether you want to explore different cuisines, taste a wide variety of wines, or shop for some local art and clothes, the market offers it all. Highlights include: Live entertainment Food joints with seating areas Shops which sell Leather goods, jewelry, clothes, antiques etc. Fun fare games, Jungle Gym, Sand ...Read more