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Dutch Reform Church

City Center, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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Nice little church

Typical colonial church with nice small garden around it (and cemetery). We could not go inside... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
Krakow, Poland
via mobile
Beautiful Church and lovely community

Driving through Stellenbosch was lovely. The Church caught my attention as it had a clock and it... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
Manila, Philippines
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City Center, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Typical colonial church with nice small garden around it (and cemetery). We could not go inside, since it was closed.

Thank Mr_Nobody_1979
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Driving through Stellenbosch was lovely. The Church caught my attention as it had a clock and it is well-preserved. In this community are streets of architecture with European influences especially the Dutch can be seen on the details of windows, doors, wrought irons are photographic...More

1  Thank AngeliNacino
Reviewed 20 June 2017

The beautiful Dutch Reform Church at the bottom of Church Street is a landmark in Stellenbosch. One can see the tower from far away. The architecture of this church is impressive. The stained glass windows are very special as well as the organ.

1  Thank TravelbugMLA
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

It looks pretty, and is huge, and is the oldest church in South Africa. Is definitely nice to look at

Thank aguyfromjhb
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A really amazing church in the centre of Stellenbosch, very photogenic, and very peaceful, highly recommended.

Thank malc1005
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Worthwhile to enter this beautiful church specially on a Sunday if Zorade Temming ( the organist of fame ) is playing the organ ! Read the history absorb the interior and atmosphere of this wonderful building Sit under the huge acorn trees and "smell the...More

1  Thank Tertia B
Reviewed 6 April 2017

The Dutch Reform Church is a "Mother Church", that is one of the two eldest Reform congregations in South Africa. The church building is in traditionel European style. Inside it is beautiful with nice stone glas windows. We were warmly welcomed by two volunteers at...More

1  Thank Lars M
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This beautiful church t the top of Church Street is a must see in Stellenbosch, for it's impressive pulpit, organ and stunning windows.

1  Thank GustavPotgieter
Reviewed 11 March 2017

I remember visiting this beautiful Church 17 years ago and the organ was being played. It had the most amazing atmosphere and beautiful stained glass windows. I took my husband on this visit (I am from England) he loved it and someone was playing the...More

Thank wisteria_10
Reviewed 27 February 2017

The volunteers who welcome visitors are so enthusiastic about their church which really enhanced our visit, they suggested we climb the steep staircase to view one of the little exhibits (but sadly they could not find the light switch so we could really see it)...More

1  Thank Sarah C
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30 June 2017|
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Response from TravelbugMLA | Reviewed this property |
Hi I am not sure. Most areas in Stellenbosch has WISH internet available. I hope this helps.