Surrounded by three awe-inspiring mountain ranges, Val de Vie Estate falls within the Paarl-Franschhoek Valley, where historic farms and the natural splendour of the Cape Floral Kingdom beckon visitors from across the globe. Residents and visitors to the region alike regularly enjoy Franshhoek’s charming European ambiance and its cuisine, which has put the area on the map as the gastronomic capital of South Africa. The region furthermore boasts a selection of prestigious schools, such as Paarl Gimnasium, Paarl Boys’ High, La Rochelle, Paarl Girls’ High and Bridge House, as well as the University of Stellenbosch.
Val de Vie Estate’s proximity to Cape Town International Airport and to Cape Town, both less than 40 minutes away, makes it a convenient point from which some of South Africa’s finest offerings, including the Mother City’s sophisticated shopping, dazzling night life and exquisite beaches, can be explored. Other nearby amenities include the neighbouring Paarl Mall – only 6 km from the enterance gate, as well as Paarl Mediclinic and Paarl Provincial Hospital – both less than 10 minutes away.