The close location of Stellenbosch Tourist Information bureau makes Millstream an ideal launching pad for tours of the wine region. There are a variety of wine tours, ranging from the hop-on-hop-off bus, which allows visitors to stay at each of five winelands for as long as they wish during the day, right through to indiviually guided tours, which can be conducted in a variety of languages.
Millstream is centrally situated providing a suitable base to walk around the historic town centre of Stellenbosch and enjoy the beautiful architecture, numerous galleries, quaint shops, museums and restaurants. Stellenbosch centre provides a tranquil village setting, yet remains close enough to the city of Cape Town (50km), the airport (35km) to explore the peninsula attractions, the numerous wine farms, spectacular mountain drives, beaches and golf courses.
Most amenities are within walking distance: the Van Der Stel sportsfield is a few minutes’ walk, town centre with numerous restaurants and shops within ten minutes’ walk and the University a similar distance.