De Doorns is a small rural town in the Cape Winelands District Municipality in the Western Cape province of South Africa. The town's economy is mostly based on agriculture and is in the centre of an exporting grape region, with over 200 table grape farms in the surrounding areas. The town takes its name from the farm De Doorns boven aan de Hex Rivier meaning, the thorns on the upper Hex River. As the town lies in the Hex River valley, it is completely surrounded by magnificent mountains which provide the opportunity for activities such as hiking, mountain biking and rock climbing. The Hex River Valley is not only for adventure seekers, but is a great location to find peace and tranquillity, the mountain views are unforgettable. Feel at home in the restful and comfortable accommodation available in De Doorns.