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Old Nectar Gardens

| Jonkershoek Valley, Stellenbosch, South Africa
+27 87 135 2227
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Beautiful

This is a beautiful property, a stunning house and wonderful garden, planted by Una van der Spuy... read more

Reviewed December 13, 2017
Amanda B
Charms all your senses

Old Nectar will charm all your senses Situated close to the centre of historic Stellenbosch, Old... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2017
d0nnie77
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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| Jonkershoek Valley, Stellenbosch, South Africa
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Reviewed December 13, 2017

This is a beautiful property, a stunning house and wonderful garden, planted by Una van der Spuy, who died only a few years ago. You can take a guided tour or follow a plan of the garden. The gates may be closed when you arrive...More

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Reviewed September 18, 2017

Old Nectar will charm all your senses Situated close to the centre of historic Stellenbosch, Old Nectar is nestled in the beautiful Jonkershoek Valley. Surrounded by majestic mountains, the Cape Dutch Manor House (dating back to 1692) and spectacular gardens has to be on any...More

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Reviewed August 20, 2017

The gardens and mountains give you reason to step back and reflect on natures beauty. Maybe one of the hidden secrets of Jonkershoek in Stellenbosch but well worth the visit.

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Reviewed May 18, 2017

This place is special as it dates back to 1692 and the gardens are lovely with the Manor House and the Jonkershoek mountains in the background. However, here is not much to do and the gardens are very small, probably 10min worth of time. If...More

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Reviewed March 8, 2017

Mrs Una van der Spuy lived in this beautiful Cape Dutch house for about 60 sixty years, during which time she created the garden completely from a bare, scrubby hillside. She opened it for charity or to friends and interested parties for almost all of...More

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Reviewed February 22, 2017

The garden is not huge but is divided into 'room' with a different theme so there is plenty to see, the lawn, the lily pond, the long walk covered by pergerla with many different climbers. There is also a new section of Finbos. The house...More

Thank Anne L
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Reviewed February 7, 2017

This place is an absolute hidden gem in the Jonkershoek Valley, close to Stellenbosh. The most beautiful estate with an amazing garden to walk around and just relax. Loads of different plants and birds to enjoy. The friendly staff will really look after you.

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