Nestled in the foothills of the Western Cape’s magnificent Franschhoek mountains is a newly renovated boutique Guest House set on 35 hectares of winefarm.
Sink into plump couches in the lounge with it’s intimate bar, sip a sundowner on the terrace overlooking vineyards and mountains, or enjoy a pre-prandial sherry on a winter evening. Luxuriate in one of the spacious, individually decorated en-suites, or opt for a quaint garden unit. Wake to birdsong and linger over a bountiful breakfast.
Val d’Or Guest House and Self-Catering is one of Franschhoek’s most luxurious places to stay, and offers an idyllic country setting in which to shed city stress.
The Manor House:
The Manor House consists of a country kitchen, an elegant dining area, a cosy lounge and TV room with satellite television as well as a sunny breakfast area where you can enjoy breakfast indoors or under the shady trees. There are four bedrooms consisting of one deluxe room with full bathroom, two deluxe rooms with shower bathrooms, and one standard room with shower bathroom.
The Barn House:
The Barn House comprises guest house accommodation as well as one self-catering unit. It has a sunny breakfast room, lounge area, library and bar area (fully licensed) stretching onto a wide patio facing the pool area. It is also home to Reception. Wireless hot spot available. The Barn House offers four luxury bedrooms: two luxury family suites on the ground floor, and two luxury gallery rooms on the first floor.
Barn House Deluxe Self-Catering Unit:
Attached to the Barn House is a deluxe self-catering unit with 2 bedrooms (amenities, wall safe, robes, slippers, hair dryer), a luxurious full family bathroom to share, a fully-fitted open plan kitchen/dining area, lounge, sleeper couch (children under 12 stay free), DSTV, DVD player and private patios. The unit also has under floor heating and air-conditioning to ensure your comfort throughout the year. A barbecue area is specifically reserved for this unit
Luxury Self-catering Units:
Two of these have one bedroom each (amenities, wall safe, robes, slippers, hair dryer), with a shower bathroom and a fully fitted open-plan kitchen/dining/lounge area with a sleeper couch (suitable for children under 12 years), DSTV, DVD player and a lovely patio with views of the beautiful landscaped gardens, pool area and ornamental dams as well as the magnificent mountains.
We offer tailor-made packages to suit every need (including accommodation):
• Intimate Weddings
• Birthday Parties
• Functions, etc.
We understand that a Wedding is one of the most important occasions in a person’s life, and we are proud to be associated with such an event. We can assure you of our commitment to providing you with an exceptionable and memorable experience.
We are an intimate venue and can accommodate weddings of up to 60 guests indoors and up to 80 guests in- and outdoors. Each wedding is tailor-made to your needs and we will make every effort to make it unique.
We have put together a wedding information document (which includes pricing etc) and sample menus, to get things started, all of which can be adapted to meet your specific requirements.