Discovery MyRun

(Registration required)

Run either a 2.5 km or a 5 km route within the safety of our beautiful Val de Vie Estate and earn Discovery Vitality points.

Non-residents are required to sign in at the Val de Vie security gates, therefore please bring your driver’s license and arrive a few minutes earlier due to the signing in process at the gatehouse.

Residents and non-residents can register on


Friday Wine Sales


At L’Huguenot we turn Fridays into carefree occasions for families and friends. Bring your own picnic blanket and basket, or order a pizza, cheese platters or salad from our Friday menu while you savour our wines and enjoy the magnificent vineyard views.

For your convenience, we’ve extended our Friday wine sales until 7pm.

For the kids, there is the freedom of sprawling lawns and a jungle gym.

For wine orders contact: or 021 876 8037

6 September 2019

Cooking Class by Chef Reuben

(Booking Essential)

Make your own past with Chef Reuben.
Reuben’s & Co Café
17:00 – 19:00
R250 per person
Includes arrival drink and tasting portion.

021 863 6185 / 86 /

7 September 2019

Super Saturday

(Residents only)

Val de Vie Estate residents to enjoy Super Saturday filled with fun fitness activities on the first Saturday of the month. An initiative which promote wellness and for a good cause.
A morning filled with various activities such as Pilates, Contemporary dance and even a Tug-of-war challenge to fire up healthy competition. We advise you to sign up for 3 activities or go for gold! (do it all)
R100 per person or donate a soccer-, rugby- or netball ball. All donations will be given to the Mbkweni Fitness Center.

Super Saturday to start at 08:00, Val de Vie Estate, The Yard.

Time: 08:00
Place: The Yard, Val de Vie Estate

19 September 2019

Dr. Morne Mostert

(Booking Essential)

Join us for an evening with Dr. Morne Mostert
The art of futures thinking: How artistic thinking enables a mind for the future
Dr Morne Mostert is Director of the Institute for Futures Research at Stellenbosch University. He advises globally on long-term innovation and executive decision-making for senior leaders, in both developed and developing economies. He is the author of Systemic Leadership Learning – Leadership Development in the Era of Complexity.

Cost: R150 (Wine and light snacks will be served)
Time: 18:30
Place: Pavilion Ballroom, Val de Vie Estate
Booking essential
Contact to book your spot.

28 September 2019

Sunday Roast Masterclass

(Booking Essential)

Enjoy a Sunday Roast Masterclass with Chef Luca and Stephan.
Reuben’s & Co Café
R250 per person
021 863 6185 / 86 /

6 OCTOBER 2019

Val de Vie Market


Summer and the new polo season at Val de Vie Estate kicks off with the Val de Vie Market.

Val de Vie Estate welcomes you to join them for an exciting day out in the exquisite Paarl-Franschhoek Valley at our Sunday market from 9am – 3pm.

The market offers a variety of unique homemade fare sold from food trucks and vendors, as well as fun activities for children and a Cross Country Run presented by Bergstreme Developments.

In true Val de Vie style, you can watch a thrilling game of polo while sipping on a crisp glass of the estate’s superior wine and relaxing to live music. Held on the Polo Pavilion’s terrace, the Market at Val de Vie Estate has something for everyone to enjoy.

Free entrance to the Market – Remember your picnic blanket, sunhat and cash (no ATMs).

6 OCTOBER 2019

Cross Country Run presented by Bergstreme Developments

(Registration required)

The race starts and ends on the lush greens at the Val de Vie Pavilion Polo Field with a 2km, 5km and 10km distance on the meandering pathways of the estate. The run is easy and suitable for all runners and walkers – strollers, children and dogs on leashes are welcome.

Explore the true natural beauty of the Paarl-Franschhoek Valley and the secure outdoor lifestyle offered by Val de Vie Estate while running past beautiful properties, vineyards, stables, parks and the Berg River.

After the race, invite your family and friends for a spectacular day out at the Val de Vie Market where there will be activities for kids, polo, live entertainment and a gourmet food truck area with a fantastic range of food and drinks on offer.

Important information:

First 100 10km entries get t-shirts | First 100 5km entries get goodie bags

Medals to all that finish

Entries close: 1 October 2019 at 11:59 PM

Regrettably no late entries or on the day entries

Pre-Registration: 5 October at the ASG Store at the Yard, Val de Vie Estate

Registration: 6 October at the Ballroom at the Polo Pavilion, Val de Vie Estate

Timed event, chip included in entry.

Discovery Points awarded for all routes.

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The Vodacom Shop Celebrity Golf Day


The Vodacom Shop Celebrity Golf Day returns to the Pearl Valley Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course at Val de Vie Estate on Thursday 7 November 2019. This golf day aids in raising funds for the Val de Vie Foundation, whose aim is to create a better life for all in the Drakenstein Valley. This year all funds raised will go towards the Good Hope Day Care Centre in Mbekweni, Paarl.

The Vodacom Shop Celebrity Golf Day, an annual highlight on the Western Cape golfing calendar, promises to be another unforgettable golf day playing in the company of esteemed sportsmen and women, celebrities and business leaders.

For more information contact

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Pink Polo presented by Biomedical Emporium

(Tickets holders only)

Pink Polo returns for its tenth-year at the prestigious to Val de Vie Estate on 9 November 2019.

Pink Polo pays tribute to the survivors of breast cancer and serves as a platform to raise awareness for a disease that is most prevalent in women but also affects a high number of men.

Well-regarded as ‘The Sport of Kings’, polo has over centuries been honoured by royalty, aristocrats and captains of industry. The origins of the sport are interlaced in the relationship between woman and horse and is one of the oldest team sports in history.
Guests of Pink Polo can look forward to a day in the picturesque Winelands filled with all things pink and polo-inspired – from the fashion to the food and wine offerings, with plenty of surprises in store.

22 March 2020

ABSA Cape Epic - Grand Finale


The 2020 Absa Cape Epic will take place from 15 – 22 March. Val de Vie Estate will once again be the Grand Finale destination, the Champs-Élysées of the Absa Cape Epic.

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