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Pioneering partnership with luxury watch brand to mark a significant moment in Val de Vie’s history

There are few things in life as precious as time. Two brands that epitomise the celebration of each valuable minute and every special moment – Val de Vie Estate and Jaeger-LeCoultre – have just signed a noteworthy partnership agreement, brining into effect a synergistic collaboration between two globally renowned names. Not only are these brands […]

Val de Vie Estate as the Grand Finale host for the 2017 Absa Cape Epic

In its 13 years of existence thus far, the Absa Cape Epic – the leading mountain bike stage race in the world – has only made use of three venues for its Grand Finale. Owing to its location in the exquisite Paarl-Franschhoek Valley and its landmark setting in the Cape Winelands, Val de Vie Estate […]

New Mountain Bike & Running Trail

We have great news for sports enthusiasts as we’re introducing a 42km route through the Valley of Life, beautifully designed for mountain biking, running and horseback riding. The mountain bike routes will cater for beginner to advanced riders and will have thrilling obstacles including bridges, drop-offs, jumps and wall rides. More extremely exciting news will […]

Celebrating Felicity Joseph

Meet Felicity Joseph, also better known as “The Pink Lady”.  She is a life size Tinkerbelle. A tough cookie wrapped in layers of strength. Engulfed in a spirit of adventure, she is beautifully untamed. A fierce female to be reckoned with. Her ‘brave’ just got a whole lot bigger, as she has no desire to […]

Celebrating Charmaine Stone

From the first moment you lay eyes on her, you notice a spark.  An undeniable light that draws you in. Her personality resonates a glimpse of an eternal flame, so warm and inviting. Her laughter is contagious. Not because it echoes into all four corners of a room, but because her overflowing joy for life […]

Lianne and Matt’s Wedding Highlights

Swee have done it again with another gorgeous video, this time of wedding couple Lianne and Matt. We love how the video weaves together all the elements that made this such a stunning wedding, which we are so thrilled to have hosted.


In the Beginning...

The idea of "Val de Vie" started almost 30 years ago when the visionary Martin Venter had a vivid dream of a place in the winelands his family could call home.

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