Abingdon Wine Estate


Nestled in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands, Abingdon Wine Estate is a pioneering, family-run vineyard known for its exceptional estate wines. Established by Ian and Kane Smorthwaite, the estate produced KZN's first certified wine in 2007. With 3 hectares of vineyards, a father-daughter duo Ian and Laurie craft outstanding single vineyard wines.

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White and Dessert Wines
Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc
Red Wine
Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Shiraz
Wine Tours and Experiences
Wine Tasting: Walk-In, Wine Tasting: By Appointment, Wine & Food Pairing, Guided Cellar or Vineyard Tours: Reservations Required, Meet the Winemaker, Wine Blending


The on-site restaurant provides a culinary journey that complements the exceptional wines. Savour harvest boards and tapas-style dishes prepared with fresh, local ingredients, served in a relaxed and inviting atmosphere. Perfect for a leisurely lunch. Children under 10 only by prior arrangement.
Type of Restaurant
Casual Dining
Other Options
Outside Seating


Zip/Post Code

Business Hours

Business Hours

Closed Now
  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday Closed
  • Wednesday Closed
  • Thursday Closed
  • Friday
    11:00 - 17:00
  • Saturday
    11:00 - 17:00
  • Sunday Closed


Accommodation, Bar, Celebrations & Special Events, Free Parking on Site, Restaurant, Wedding Venue, Wi-Fi, Wine Tasting

Contact Info

7, District Road, Lions River