⁕ Elgin Open Gardens

Open : 28th & 29th October 2023 and 4th & 5th November 2023.

A variety of gardens are opened annually in the Elgin, Vyeboom and Bot River districts over two weekends.

They range from large established country gardens (some over 50 years old), to young, recently planted gardens in villages and on smallholdings, all in a setting of great natural beauty an hour’s drive from Cape Town.

Time: 09:30 – 16:00
Entrance: varies per garden.
Enquiries: 083 458 3790 / 078 021 2101, info@elginopengardens.co.za, http://www.elginopengardens.co.za

Most gardens do not allow dogs.
Please ask the owner’s permission before you bring yours.
All gardens are giving a proportion of their takings to charities of their choice.

Elgin Open Gardens

There are 10 gardens to be opened in 2023.


Elgin Vintner’s Country House

Fresh Woods

Keurbos Nursery Garden




The Stone Kitchen

Wildekrans Country House


Sadly Houw Hoek Outspan will not be open this year because of serious damage caused by the devastating winter floods. They will be back next year!
There will be plant sales as usual at Keurbos and Fresh Woods.