From our Pearl Valley Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course, historic L’Huguenot Wine Cellar, lush polo fields, state-of-the-art equestrian facilities to our Camelot spa and restaurants – there’s always something new to be captivated by at Val de Vie Estate.


Our Pearl Valley Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course is a jewel so rare that all who behold it are inspired by its beauty and sheer opulence. This Jack Nicklaus masterpiece was handcrafted by the golf legend himself and every hole is played against the backdrop of the mountains that frame Pearl Valley at Val de Vie Estate.

For lessons, please contact:
t: +27(0)82 435 5831
e: jamesw@swingfit.co.za
Book a round of golf
t: +27(0)21 867 8000
e: golf@pearlvalley.co.za 


The L’Huguenot Vinoteque is home to our exclusive Val de Vie and Polo Club ranges.The Val de Vie collection consists of sophisticated, timeless blends including the Ryk Neethling Premium Blend, The Valley of Life Signature Blend, The Epic Cape blend and Cuvee de Vie MCC. The Polo Club range has three different blends and is a perfect match for any palate, including Sauvignon Blanc, Merlot and Chardonnay/Pinot Noir.

The cellar is open on Fridays between 16h00 and 19h00 for wine purchases. For tours and individual tastings (offered to groups of 6 and more),  please make contact with our Cellar Manager.

For bookings contact:

e: experience@lhuguenot.com
t: +27(0)21 876 8847


Enjoy a private lesson with one of our experienced instructors and be inspired to learn the art of riding, in a safe and professional environment.

Riding Lessons:

Equestrian Instructor
e: instructor1@valdevie.co.za


Polo lessons are structured to the level of the student(s), from introductory lessons for the novice to intensive sessions focusing on specific aspects such as improving your polo swing, riding for polo or schooling the polo pony.

Polo Lessons:

Kevin Rixon |Polo Professional / Coach
e: cape.petotel@mweb.co.za
t: +27 (0) 82 780 3950


Surrounded by the awe-inspiring mountains and vineyards of the picturesque Paarl-Franschhoek Valley, Val de Vie Estate is one of the most spectacular polo destinations in the world.

Cintron Pink Polo, presented by Vodacom, ISPS Handa and Veuve Clicquot Masters Polo are some of the international polo events that are hosted on our Estate, and serve as the perfect  introduction to the Sport of Kings.

If you would like to find out more about events on the Estate email events@valdevie.co.za or click on the Events Calendar below.


Val de Vie Estate has three different running and cycling routes that meander through estate, passing some of our world class facilities and future developments. Guests are welcome to explore our surroundings in a secure setting when opting for the 5km, 10km or 20km route.


Visit Fleet Coffee Roastery next to the L’Huguenot Cellar and the Polo Village Offices, a short walking distance from the Polo Village Apartments.

Opening Hours:
Monday – Friday: 08h00 till 16h00
Saturday – 09h00 till 13h00
Sunday – Closed


At Camelot Spa Val de Vie Estate, you will experience the luxury and sophistication that Camelot Spas are renowned for. Relax and unwind in the hydrotherapy facilities, find renewal in the manicure and pedicure lounge and hair salon; or rejuvenate in one of six luxurious treatment rooms or three Couple’s Suites while the relaxation area offers the perfect place to find tranquillity after one of Camelot’s memorable signature treatments.

Contact Details:

t: +27 (0) 21 867 8001
e: valdevie@camelotspa.co.za

Operating Hours:

Monday – Sunday: 08:00 – 20:00
Located next to outdoor pool at the Pearl Valley Clubhouse


Val de Vie is home to three restaurants on Val de Vie Estate


At the Val de Vie Pavilion, overlooking the pristine polo fields, lies the renowned Polo Club Restaurant and Black Bar.

Mondays – Closed
Tuesdays to Saturdays – 12h00 – 21h30
Sundays – 08h00 -15h30

Booking is essential

t: +27 (0)21 863 6174 / 00
e: restaurant@valdevie.co.za

Valley Restaurant

For spectacular views over the Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course the Valley Restaurant in the Pearl Valley Clubhouse is a fine choice.

Mondays to Saturdays – 07h00 – 21h00
Sundays – 07h00 – 20h00 (The kitchen closes at 19h00, pizza is served until 19h30)

For Bookings:

t: +27 (0) 21 867 8046 / 00
e:  restaurant@pearlvalley.co.za


The latest restaurant in the impressive portfolio of acclaimed South African chef Reuben Riffel is situated at the Yard, in the heart of Val de Vie Estate.

Monday – Closed
Tuesday to Sunday – 08h00 – 17h00


T : 021 863 6185 / 86

E: reservations@reubenscafe.co.za /  kitchen@reubenscafe.co.za

Airport, private & tailor-made transfers

Absolute Transfers offers you reliable and affordable transfers from Cape Town Airport to Val de Vie Estate. Their service also includes private, flexible and offer tailor-made transfers.

Absolute Transfers offers you reliable and affordable
transfers from Cape Town Airport to Val de Vie Estate.


Absolute Transfers specialises in private road transfers.
Whether you’re a visitor to the Paarl-Franschhoek Valley,
a local family or a corporate company, we can handle all
of your transfer requirements.


The Absolute Transfers team like to keep our customers
happy and smiling so for that reason we are flexible and
offer tailor-made transfers to the V&A Waterfront, restaurants
and entertainment of your choice, enabling you to
enjoy your day being transferred from one event to the
next without worrying how to get there.


Absolute Transfers | +27(0)66 212 5588 |

Helicopter Transfers

The ExecuJet helicopters can transport 4-6 passengers. You have the option of either departing from Cape Town International and fly over the winelands (option 1) or along the peninsula (option 2). Both flights land at the Pearl Valley Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course on Val de Vie Estate. helipad (option 2).

Option 1:
R22 000 – Four Passengers (ex VAT)
R27 500 – Six Passengers (ex VAT)
Option 2:
R35 200 – Four Passengers (ex VAT)
R44 000 – Six Passengers (ex VAT)
For more information and reservations, contact:
t: +27(0)21 934 5764