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Great Shopping and Restaurants.

Historical buildings, easy walking, great restaurants and lots of unique shopping (no chain stores).

Reviewed 3 days ago
Randy Z
Vancouver, Canada
The buildings ,architecture and general atmosphere makes this street special.

Stroll down this street and enjoy the classic buildings constructed in many traditional styles and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Stellenbosch, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Historical buildings, easy walking, great restaurants and lots of unique shopping (no chain stores).

Thank Randy Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stroll down this street and enjoy the classic buildings constructed in many traditional styles and beautifully maintained.It is quite a busy street but still has a pleasant atmosphere. As you would expect there are good shops and many bars and restaurants to choose from.

Thank huddersfieldranger
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dorp street is really very much Stellenbosch . Fantastic history with a lot of suffering for many people but the opposit for some . Dorp street is just beside church street with a lot of shopping and restaurants for tourists visiting . Also with a...More

Thank KalleBorgholm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely area of Stellenbosch to explore. Impressive architecture and an interesting shop called Oom Samie Se Winkel which is surely what a shop in an 1870’s prospector town hardware shop would have been like! Great restaurants and coffee shops to try out and a...More

Thank Peter Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stellenbosh offers so many things to do. Going up the beautiful Dorp street is full of history and offers a glimpse of period buildings. It offers a variety of shops to browse in and coffee shops or restaurants. Perfect to take a stroll.

Thank Lauren_LW
Reviewed 28 October 2017

We visited the town of Stellenbosch and had a meander down this historic street where at least 3 South African Presidents have resided. The building are built in the old dutch architecture with tree lined streets and more plaques on buildings than anywhere else in...More

Thank Al-Shumba
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Take a walk down memory lane, see historic buildings and an old time store ( Oom Samies Winkle) mixed in with contemporary life all under the historic Stellenbosch oak trees. But there is so much more to the street. Student life, gourmet food and wine....More

Thank CgStell
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Stayed at the Eendracht hotel on Dorp street. The first impression that I got is the sheer amount of character that the place has. I would take evening walks on the street just to soak in the feeling of being in a very unique place....More

Thank pamochungo
Reviewed 20 September 2017

If you want, you can get a self-guiding leaflet from the tourist info offices and find out all about the old buildings, mainly in Cape Dutch, Georgian or Victorian style, or else you can just wander under the historical oaks trying out one of the...More

Thank MichelleBigIdeas
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

It's most visited place here in Stellenbosch town, full of cafes, restaurants and souvenir shops. Worth spending some time walking around to feel spirit of this small town.

Thank Mr_Nobody_1979
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3 February 2017|
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Response from erna o | Reviewed this property |
Yes I agree, if you have a car, also go to Strand, not far away and walk on the beach and take photos.Wineries are also great. Enjoy!