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Stanford and the surrounding Overberg region are a gem to be discovered and explored by local and international tourists. Here are a list of some of our favourite places to visit whilst staying at Stanford Heights River House!

Food & Wine

Delicious coffee, pastries, and brunch options, sumptuous lunches and suppers prepared with fresh local produce, and plenty of stoeps for a thirst quenching sundowner are all on the doorstep!

Stanford Tourism's list of eateries


Explore a wine farm, book a Klein River cruise,  book a personal experience whale watching along the coast from Hermanus to Gansbaai, enjoy an educational guided tour at the big cat sanctuary, Panthera Africa, or maybe a more active mountain bike trail, hike to ancient cave paintings followed by a leisurely picnic, or take a leaisurely stroll or jog around Stanford's Wandelpad! Whatever your taste, there’s a lot to explore in and around the village. Read more, book online or pop into the Tourism office in Queen Victoria Street for more information.

A map of Stanford's Wandelpad
Stanford's Wandelpad history
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