Western Cape

(Please note that these opening times refer only to 30th April - if you wish to visit farms on other dates please phone to arrange an appointment with the breeder)

Farm African Alpacas
Hosts Gavin Lindhorst
Address Inca Vale farm, R45, Wellington
Ph.No. 0823402650
Email address info@africanalpacas.co.za
Website www.africanalpacas.co.za
Opening hours 0900 to 1230
Arrangements Usually by appointment but on NAD visitors may just arrive.
Directions: Adjacent Florida Padstal on R44/R45 4-way stop.
Entry Fee? Nil
Refreshments: At Florida Padstal next door.
What we offer: See and touch alpacas, feel their fleece and answer questions. Talk at 1100.


Farm AKELEI-ALPAKAS SA cc
Hosts Eva & Chris
Address Stillwater Estate, Rondeberg Rd, Philadelphia/Western Cape
Ph.No. 072 432 5627/076 119 1252/022 481 3944
Email address info@akelei-alpakas.co.za
Website www.akelei-alpakas.co.za
Opening hours 10.00 - 17.00
Arrangements Only National Alpaca Day by arrival; Usually open 7 days per week, but only by appointment
Directions: S33°35'30.588" E18°35'19.942" Standard:S33°35'30.588" E18°35'19.942"
Only 25 minutes from CT, N7 exit Camphill Village, 11 km after Philadelphia, detailed directions on request
Entry Fee? R 10 pp; children free
Refreshments: home-made juices, German cake & coffee
What we offer: Alpaca-Boutique with alpaca-wool, fashion & jewellry for sale, walk through different camps, Picnic at Panoramic Terrace, all info about alpacas, weaving and felting, 4x4 shuttle for disabled.


Farm Helderstroom Alpacas
Hosts Christopher and Alison Notley
Address Koppies Road, Bossiesveld, Villiersdorp, Western Province
Directions: 1.5 hours drive from Cape Town, basic map on website
Ph.No. 0826629670, 0722369356
Email address alpacas@helderstroom.co.za
Website www.helderstroomalpacas.co.za
Opening Hours: 10h00-1500
By Appointment? Usually by appointment but on NAD visitors may just arrive.
Entry fee? On National Alpaca Day there will be no charge for tours
Refreshments? Teas and light refreshments
What we offer: Tour of alpacas, information on history etc.,lead an alpaca, tour of hand spinning workshop, and opportunity to purchase items for sale.


Farm Quenti Alpaca & Mill
Hosts Linda & Stephen
Address Klein Limietrivier Farm
Palmietvlei Road
Wellington
Directions are on the website.
Ph.No. 0834528283 or 0832503127
Email address linda@quenti.co.za
Website www.quentialpacas.co.za
Opening hours 10am to 1 pm

Arrangements

Usually by appointment but on NAD visitors may just arrive.
Directions: 1 hour from CT. Map & directions on website
Entry Fee? No charge for NAD
Refreshments: Available
What we offer: Visit with alpacas. Tour of the mill. Studio where items are available for purchase


Farm Vicuna Alpacas
Hosts Ronelle Bure/ Robert Jooste
Address 54 Sir Lowreys Pass Rd, High Riding Estate 5, Somerset West
Ph.No. 082 857 5926/072 250 8860
Email address ronelle.bure@gmail.com; robert@acin.co.za
Opening hours 10h00 to 16h00
Appointment Usually by appointment but on NAD, visitors may just arrive
Directions 40 min drive from Cape Town, basic map on webiste
Entry fee? On National Alpaca Day there will be no charge for tours
What we offer: Free tours and opportunity to purchase items for sale


Farm The Alpaca Loom Coffee Shop and Weaving Studio
Hosts Dietmar Keil & Kerstin Heisterkamp
Address Suid-Agter Paarl Road, Southern Paarl 7624, Western Cape
Ph.No. Dietmar 084 793 3666
Kerstin 084 425 5535
Email address info@alpacas.co.za
Website www.alpacas.co.za
www.facebook.com/TheAlpacaLoom
Opening Mondays to Sundays: 10:00-18:00.
Arrangements Visitors to the farm are welcome any time.May just arrive.
Directions: S33°45.591 E18°54.359
45 minutes from Cape Town, close to Spice Route and Fairview Wine Estate
Entry Fee? No entry fee to Coffee Shop and Weaving Studio as well as Petting Zoo.
On National Alpaca Day - Alpaca Barn Tours at reduced fee of R10 per person
Refreshments Coffee Shop serving hot and cold beverages and a variety of cakes as well as a selection of gourmet pies
What we offer: - Alpaca barn tours @ 11:00; 13:00 & 15:00
- Weaving Studio with weaving and spinning demonstrations
- Alpaca products for sale
- Coffee Shop with Petting Zoo and Jungle Gym


Farm WILLOWBROOK ALPACAS
Hosts Lorna Ramsden
Address Ohio Farm, Chapmans Peak Drive, Noordhoek, Cape Town,7979
Ph.No. Lorna 0834630400 Scharlie 0768039924
Opening hours 10.00 - 16.00 on National Alpaca Day only - otherwise by appointment
Entry fee? No entry fee
What we offer: Tour of alpacas, information on history etc.,meet our new babies, items for sale