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Address: 459 Limestone Coast Rd | Mount Benson, Robe, South Australia 5275, Australia
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+61 8 8768 5053
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Cape Jaffa is not the most famous place in the world but it is where Anna...

Cape Jaffa is not the most famous place in the world but it is where Anna and Derek Hooper love to make wines - En Soleil - in the sunshine. Living on the edge - where the often harsh and unpredictable Southern Ocean meets South Australia's Limestone Coast, Anna and Des produce wines that reflect the lifestyle they lead and the region they love. Wines with natural balance and honest personality...a unique lifestyle worth bottling! Drop into their cellar door for a guided wine tasting. They also offer delicious cape platters so you can settle in for an arvo on the veranda. Open 11am - 4pm daily (open a little longer during holiday periods 10am - 5pm)

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Nestled just 10m above the road, the lawns at Cape Jaffa offer some great views across the vines. The tastings were good, and as per normal came away with some. But the craft... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Steve W
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Adelaide, Australia
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Adelaide, Australia
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450 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nestled just 10m above the road, the lawns at Cape Jaffa offer some great views across the vines. The tastings were good, and as per normal came away with some. But the craft beer was the best. Cold and amber on a warm day was the perfect tonic. Loved it.

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Thank Steve W
Great Western, Victoria, Australia
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had visited Cape Jaffa Winery 15 years ago and it stuck in my mind. I love the Limestone Coast so when we visited Robe earlier this week - a trip to Cape Jaffa Winery was on the cards. Since 2008 they have been certified Biodynamic and are blending and growing some very interesting varieties. It's so refreshing to visit... More 

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Thank Soigin C
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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15 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really should try to keep here a secret but I cannot saying what fantastic wines they produce here and extremely price competitative. Take the time to have a look a taste and perhaps stay for lunch.

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Thank helen d
Greater Adelaide, Australia
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87 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited cape Jaffa winery for lunch. Had a great cheese platter and we were fortunate to have a fantastic person give us a great wine tasting. Siting outside with views over the vineyard made it a great lunch

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Thank Stephen S
Adelaide, Australia
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197 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Had to return to this great winery close to Robe! Was greeted by their two dogs & great friendly service inside. Lots of options available to taste & they are also making a great craft beer so keep an eye out for that! You can also stay a while with a tasting platter to go with one of their fab... More 

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Thank Astrid909
capejaffawines, Public Relations Manager at Cape Jaffa Wines, responded to this review

Thanks Astrid. Yes, our four legged team members just love greeting our customers as well as the two. Glad you had time to try our new Cape Ale, we are super proud of it, and the Chardonnay will be waiting for you again next time. See you soon. More 

Adelaide, Australia
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45 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Every time I have visited the South East I have stopped for wine tasting at Cape Jaffa wines. This was my fifth visit and I was not disappointed. A large selection of whites and reds to try with my all time favorite La Lune Shiraz to finish off. We sat outside under the vine covered pergola and ate cheese and... More 

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Thank Lachlan M
capejaffawines, Public Relations Manager at Cape Jaffa Wines, responded to this review

Thanks Lachlan for the sterling review! Wine enjoyed with friends always tastes better. We are delighted you had a wonderful afternoon and who are we to shut on time and ruin your enjoyment of the full list available ;) See you next time you are in the South East. More 

Warrnambool, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017

This is a vineyard well worth visiting, with helpful staff and an excellent range of wines. Lunch was not available when we visited, but I understand that platters are available. It would be worth checking availability first.

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Thank Petange
capejaffawines, Public Relations Manager at Cape Jaffa Wines, responded to this review

Thanks for your review Petange. We are glad you enjoyed your Cape Jaffa experience and hopefully you can return and try one of our lovely platters, full of local produce, next time. We are glad to hear you thought our range of wines were excellent and hope you took some of your favourites home ;) More 

Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

We visited this afternoon with our two year old and really enjoyed the laid back atmosphere, excellent service and the grazing platter. We will come back for sure. Very hospitable ad friendly.

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Thank Emily B
capejaffawines, Public Relations Manager at Cape Jaffa Wines, responded to this review

Thanks Emily B for the top rating and glad you enjoyed our relaxed pace by the sea. Our cellar team are great at what they do and are great ambassadors for our wines. Glad you enjoyed a friendly greeting and hope your two year old enjoyed some colouring or meeting Wally while you tasted. Hope to see you again soon. More 

South Australia, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Went to CJ cellar door with some friends for some wine tastings. Rustic building filled with character on top of a hill with stunning views. Very picturesque. The person serving us (Gabby) knew her stuff and has a great personality. The pinot gris was refreshing on this hot day and the cheese platter was superb. The brie...oozing from a beautiful... More 

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Thank gordon s
capejaffawines, Public Relations Manager at Cape Jaffa Wines, responded to this review

Thanks for the superb review Gordon! Wine always tastes better with friends so we are glad you brought yours with you. Our cellar team are a great mob and your choice of partnering some of our fantastic Pinot Gris with an 'oozing' brie on a warm day is perfect. Hope to see you and your friends again soon. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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86 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Worth a visit if staying in Robe and wishing to try some wines. Excellent vibe in here and the wines are decent. It's only a little way off the main road and def worth the visit if you are travelling between Robe and Kingston, or indeed if you are staying in Robe.

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Thank Purled_Fork
capejaffawines, Public Relations Manager at Cape Jaffa Wines, responded to this review

Thanks Purled_Fork (love the tag by the way). We try to inject as much chilled out Cape Jaffa vibe as we can into every glass of our wine. Glad you got to taste it! More 

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