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Val d'Or Guest House

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R45 | next to La Motte, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cape Town, South Africa
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our stay, the staff were friendly and helpful. Location was perfect to access all areas of Franschhoek & surrounds with a sumptuous breakfast served in the morning. Thanks for an awesome stay.

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York, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were very happy with the cottage for our family weekend trip to the area. It was very spacious and well appointed and set within beautiful grounds. The service was excellent and breakfast was plentiful!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Absolutely stunning! Amazing rooms, full access to kitchen and dining room a bonus - got to meet some cool travellers. Great breakfast and perfect location - not too close to the busy town, but close enough that you can access it quickly :) thank you!

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ValdOr_Estate, Manager at Val d'Or Guest House, responded to this review

It is such a pleasure to hear such positive comments, thank you. We hope to see you again in the future! Best regards, Suzette More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Although we were a big group that came to stay over a working long weekend and it was during winter weather, we couldn't have been happier that we chose this beautiful place. We loved the tranquility, it was unlike any hotel where you normally hear doors slam and neighbor's televisions. We also enjoyed the beautiful patio by the pool that... More 

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ValdOr_Estate, Manager at Val d'Or Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for you comments, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us, and look forward to hosting your group again. Kind regards, Suzette More 

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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Wonderful staff made our stay even more fantastic even before we arrived! Suzette pre-booked a massage for me, hassle free and such wonderful guest service! The accommodation is spacious and gardens are beautiful. Mandla booked us into Rocca for supper, it was unbelievable! Thank you to all involved, our stay was so peaceful and we will be back!

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ValdOr_Estate, Manager at Val d'Or Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you Hayley! It is good to know you had a relaxing stay, we appreciate your kindness, and look forward to seeing you again. Best regards, Suzette More 

Hartbeespoort, South Africa
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37 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We payed a very reasonable price for our stay at Val d'Or after a slight misunderstanding about the price. We stayed in the manor house. It was off season so we had the house all for ourselves. Friendly owner. Lovely breakfast. Quite central, close to everything we wanted to see. Fee wi-fi is available in the reception area.

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ValdOr_Estate, Manager at Val d'Or Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you, we appreciate your comments, and hope to see you again in the future. Warm regards, Suzette More 

Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

My wife, our son and I spent 4 days in the Franschhoek Valley and were wanting relaxed, comfortable and spacious family type accommodation. We got precisely that and in addition found every staff member warm, friendly and anxious to please. We could not have asked for more.

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ValdOr_Estate, Manager at Val d'Or Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you, we are very pleased to hear your stay was an enjoyable one. Your comments are greatly appreciated, and we hope to see you again in the future. Best regards, Suzette. More 

Durban, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Excellent ,warm, and friendly atmosphere. thoroughly enjoyed and will defnitely be back. the surroundings and ambiance was very relaxing. wish we had a longer stay.Has to be one of the better places to stay in that vicinity.

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ValdOr_Estate, Manager at Val d'Or Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your positive comments! We hope to see you again in the future.Kind regards, Suzette. More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

The venue was superb, the friendliness of staff was great, and the proximity to the winelands and to Franschoek is perfect. We stayed in one of the standard rooms, which was perfect. The wifi wasn't always that consistent in our rooms though.

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ValdOr_Estate, Manager at Val d'Or Guest House, responded to this review

We appreciate your kind comments, and thank you for staying at Val d'Or estate. Warm regards, Suzette. More 

Saffron Walden, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

As we were with our American friends, who were first time visitors to S.A. we wanted to give them as wide an experience as possible, hence our visit to the winelands. Staying at Val d'Or was a joy as it offered easy access to the whole area and provided great accommodation in a beautiful setting. Breakfasts were outstanding and the... More 

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ValdOr_Estate, Manager at Val d'Or Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments, it is always good to hear. We hope to see you again in the future, best regards, Suzette More 

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