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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed in the upstairs barn room which was absolutely huge and beautifully decorated - balcony overlooking the beautiful gardens, pool and mountains good service staff were very helpful - special mention for Mandir(hope thats spelled correctly!) who kindly fixed our flat tyre and drove us into town Stylish town - some excellent restaurants and the wineries are great fun...

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

It is great to hear you enjoyed your time with us! Thank you for your comments, they are appreciated. Kind regards, Suzette

Milnerton, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A very enjoyable short stay. Lovely big room & bathroom overlooking magnificent rural scenery of the Franschhoek valley. All amenities including breakfast to a very good standard. Staff, friendly and do their job well

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

Thank you for your kind comments! Best regards, Suzette

Surrey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was booked for a group of friends/ family for 2-3 nights to explore the area especially the wine and scenery . The accommodation was fabulous The estate is well run and organised by Suzette and all the staff were helpful and friendly . The scenery is spectacular . The pool is lovely as we're the breakfasts!

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

Your comments are appreciated, thank you very much! Kind regards, Suzette

Amsterdam
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for one night only en route from Inverdoorn to Cape Town to catch our flight home the following day. It was absolutley beautiful and we loved the size of the house (self catering), the pool and the stunning setting with the gardens and mountains. The staff were very helpful and booked us into a lovely Italian restaurant in...

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

Thank you so much! We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you again in the future! Kind regards, Suzette

Cape Town
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came from Langebaan with our daughter and 2 grandchildren to visit the region . Booked this as a one night stay as we were already booked in elsewhere for 4 nights but could get away earlier. I wished we had all our time there. The grounds and privacy is fabulous. Our room spacious clean and just great it offers microwave...

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

We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to seeing you again in the future! Kind regards, Suzette

Sandton, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Upstairs Barn rooms with private lounge outstanding ideal for two couples. Breakfast very good with pleasant service from the ladies. Reception staff very friendly and helpful. Will recommend as a definite for Franschhoek visitors.

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

Thank you very much, your comments are appreciated. Kind regards, Suzette

Rijswijk, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We received an upgrade without asking from 2 rooms to a cottage which was very spacious and beautifully decorated. The terrce had an amazing view to the pool with the mountains as backdrop. The service here was tremendous: everyone was so helpful and friendly. And the breakfast was great too!

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

We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us! Thank you for your kind comments and we hope to see you again in the future. Best regards, Suzette

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Val d'Or is a beautiful estate, surrounded by wine farms and has beautifual views all around. We stayed at one of the newly constructed villas, which truly felt like home. The villa had four bedrooms, which accommodated the two families in our group very comfortably. The rooms were beautifully furnished and fitted, and had all the amenities of a good...

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

Thank for taking the time to write such a positive review! Your comments are appreciated and we look forward to see you again in the future. Suzette

Mossel Bay, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first time to Franschhoek in a while. My stay was excellent and service was professional. Located just out of town and with spacious garden, made it perfect to explore area. Would recommend it to anyone

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

Thank you very much, your comments are appreciated! Kind regards, Suzette

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely accommodation - spotlessly clean, well decorated and furnished, fabulous balcony - a real home-from-home. I can't rate this accommodation highly enough. The pool area is so relaxing and the gardens are beautifully maintained. Staff are genuinely welcoming and the owner could not have been a better host if she had tried - we are already trying to move other...

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Thank you so much, it has been a delight hosting you at Val d'Or, and your comments are very special! We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Kind regards, Suzette

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in the foothills of the Western Cape's magnificent Franschhoek mountains, is a boutique Guest House, Val d'Or Estate. Minutes from the centre of the Cape's culinary capital, lies Val d'Or where the welcome is warm, the tranquility tangible and the ambiance geared to your comfort. Val d'Or Guest House is one of Franschhoek's most luxurious places to stay, offering easy access to all the Winelands' many attractions and an idyllic country setting to shed city stress. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Val d'Or Guest House

Address: R45 | next to La Motte, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
Price Range: $141 - $454 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Val d'Or Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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“We had a family room which had the advantage of double internal doors which separated the sleeping areas.”
 of 5 bubbles pauliner180, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Room above the bar is a bit noisy as the fridge makes a racket! They will turn it off at night if you ask though.”
 of 5 bubbles louisam82, Aug 17, 2016 | Read review
“Keep away from reception”
 of 5 bubbles 549joanm, Feb 9, 2016 | Read review
“The Barn House Suite and the adjacent rooms have great views. The Manour House has tranquility. The Owners Cottage is perfect for families.”
 of 5 bubbles AgustinaT260, Jan 1, 2016 | Read review
“Galley suites are huge and in the main building with a giant balcony just above reception”
 of 5 bubbles paultT5544CM, Apr 17, 2015 | Read review
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