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Val Du Charron Wine & Olive Estate Guesthouse

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Sedgefield, South Africa
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We booked in for a Sunday night on our way home from Cape Town, we arrived mid morning and where shown around, elected to lunch at the Piza e Vino, excellent meal at this popular venue. Our room was elegant & extremely comfortable. Left after an enjoyable English breakfast. Would definitely recommend venue.

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Durbanville, South Africa
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

For the price you pay you think everything should be perfect. Miles tried his best but wasn't always available and we had to ask someone else for help. Pool was super cold and of no use. Grill Room was exceptional and we loved it. We left our charger in the room and are still waiting for someone to come back...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful time, our room was far away from the playground with an amazing view and total privacy. Just what we asked for. The staff was extremely friendly and competent. We also enjoyed the wine tasting experience very much.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a wonderful one night stay in the guesthouse just outside Wellington. The view from the bedroom & balcony was beautiful. Room spacious and clean. The Local Grill restaurant served a delicious omelette for breakfast (which was recommended by the very friendly waitress). The only thing better than the breakfast was the view! Try the Four Legs white with...

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Centurion, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome views across the valley, but not from the family room which has no view, so don't book this room if you don't need the extra beds. It is also the only room with a bath and shower, but I think even my skinny bum might have got stuck in it- it's really tiny. Hotel beds do tend to be...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found the room to be very luxurious. The view was really spectacular. The staff were amazing and friendly. The breakfast was fabulous and we especially enjoyed the homemade bread. We will definitely be back.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Initially we were shown to the incorrect room,the tv service was faulty throughout our stay,the bespdside reading lamp did not function and there was no contact with management to remedy our problems.No telephone in room.On bringing these problems to management attention the following morning ring,no apology ,only excuses.The restaurant The Local Grill which is an independent franchise was excellent. It...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Definitely one of the best places I have ever stayed in. Staff is super friendly and it was just so cozy and fun. Room service and pool side service was fantastic. I would recommend this place any day!!!

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VDC_Guesthouse, Front Office Manager at Val Du Charron Wine & Olive Estate Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your pleasant review,happy to have made your stay amazing and fun. We certainly hope to make such an impression with every guest that comes through,especially on service,as we believe it outweighs everything else.We would be delighted to host you again,soon!

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service, facilities and food were really quality. although my wife's steak at your restaurant was hard to chew. Thank you for the wine tasting the following morning, although we bought much more wine than planned.

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VDC_Guesthouse, Front Office Manager at Val Du Charron Wine & Olive Estate Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for the review,will share the steak experience with our chef to avoid a similar occurrence in future, we appreciate your honesty in this regard and apologise for this faux par!!Wine tasting is a definite must as we have some fine and amazing wines on offer,all produced in our working farm.Don't despair on quantity,its the quality that makes it...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a beautiful part of the Western Cape. Loved our stay. Spacious rooms with private balcony. Miles was a great host, full of smiles and conversation. The staff we had interactions with were also very friendly and accommodating. The 2 restuarants on the premises were both amazing. Only negatives were the flat pillows, did not make for a comfortable night...

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VDC_Guesthouse, Front Office Manager at Val Du Charron Wine & Olive Estate Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thanks for this honest review,glad you also mentioned areas we should look into, to make your stay more enjoyable on your next visit,and believe me, we have taken note!!!!Good to know you loved your stay nonetheless,and enjoyed great food and service from both restaurants,thank you!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Val du Charron guest house is located on a working farm in the heart of the Bovlei valley, ten minutes from the town of Wellington and less than an hour's drive from Cape Town. The guest house comprises nine luxurious suites, each individually furnished. The Coach House is a boutique Winelands getaway for the discerning guest who values their privacy. Consisting of only three spacious suites, each with its own plunge pool and private patio with built in wood burning fireplace, guests can unwind in their own space overlooking the majestic Winelands and mountains. Guests can enjoy a full farmer's breakfast served in the dining area; which integrates with the wine tasting facility and allows guests to access the working cellar during the day. For a holistic view of the wine making process or simply to enjoy the tranquility of the farm, a number of walks and bike rides have been set up around the farm that highlight aspects such as the various cultivars of wine grown, the bee hives necessary to pollinate the vines and the dams that catch and supply the farm with all its water. Guests may also fish the basis for bass on a catch and releases basis.During Wellington's hot summer months a swimming pool is available for the exclusive use of guests.During the winter months large fire places with couches provide ambiance for board games or reading while sipping on a glass of Val du Charron's premium wine. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Val Du Charron Wine & Olive Estate Guesthouse

Address: No 256 Groenberg Farm | Bovlei, Wellington 7654, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Wellington
Price Range: $109 - $330 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Val Du Charron Wine & Olive Estate Guesthouse 5*
Number of rooms: 11
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