Did you know, the Klein River has the shortest distance between its source and end. Overlooked by a majestic mountain range, hugged by the Klein Rivier running through it, and just 15 minutes from the ocean, Stanford is a charming and tranquil hidden gem in the Overberg.
A heritage village steeped in history that echoes of the slow-paced times of yesteryear while sounded by the incredible natural beauty of floral kingdoms, mountain walks, pristine beaches, and ancient forests through which to connect and realign.
SHOP 'N EXPLORE
Stanford remains true to its entrepreneurial roots, so pop into one of the antique stores, fresh produce restaurants, award winning vineyards or friendly coffee shops, or simply treat yourself to a stroll along our quaint riverside Wandelpad on a lazy afternoon.
Ideally positioned for couples and families looking for a laid-back, slow paced getaway in a quaint and historic village that resonates community living in a sustainable way through fresh food markets, artisanal home-grown products and home baked goods.
Luxury all-inclusive stays or family-friendly self catering cottages.
Whatever your taste, there’s a lot to explore in and around the village.
FOOD & WINE
Country-style restaurants, coffee shops, markets + award-winning wine farms.