Stellenbosch is only 20km from Cape Town and the surrounding area is often compared to southern France with its rolling, green hillsides and lush valleys. Many different wine producing estates can be found in the area, most offer wine tasting and some have cosy restaurants offering wonderful meals. The town of Stellenbosch itself has a very last century European feel to it with wide avenues lined with oak trees, a rambling university and many buildings in the Cape Dutch style.

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Wine producing began in the region back in the 1670\’s with the arrival of 200 French Huguenots, and much beautifully crafted architecture can still be seen from this period
The nearby towns of Franschoek and Paarl are equally picturesque with steep, winding passes leading to nature reserves and secluded wine farms where visitors can sip a particularly good vintage whilst looking out across the surrounding valleys.

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Enjoy the bustling town life of Stellenbosch and treat yourselves to the café’s, bistro’s and world class restaurants, then stroll down to Rusthuiz just 600m from the town centre.
Friendly service, stylish, air-conditioned spacious rooms and leisurely breakfasts on the sunny patio Golf, wine estates nearby.

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The original timber-framed building was built in 1947 and initially called the Cedarwood Hotel. It was renamed The Devon Valley Hotel in the early ’60’s and soon became a well-known Stellenbosch landmark. In 2003, with the ownership transferring to Louis Group, the hotel and estate have undergone a significant rejuvenation process.

The award-winning Devon Valley Hotel is hidden away in a shady, green and peaceful corner of the Stellenbosch Winelands showcasing breathtaking views of the olive groves, vineyards and majestic Helderberg Mountains, while offering the finest in authentic ‘handmade hospitality’.

The Devon Valley Hotel’s 50 stylishly furnished guest rooms reflect the contemporary colonial feel of the hotel while enjoying unobstructed views of the mountains, vineyards and olive groves. The spacious Luxury rooms and Executive suites in the Manor House are the hotel’s premier offering, ideal for a romantic escape or a rejuvenating retreat.

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  • Rooms: 50
  • Rating: (TGCSA)
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  • Spoken Languages: Afrikaans, English, French
  • Special Interests: Wine, Relaxation, Leisure, Flora, Cycling, Gourmet, History Culture, Golf
  • Location: South Africa, Stellenbosch

De Oude Meul Guest house is located in the historic town of Stellenbosch and features 6 elegantly air-conditioned rooms all with balconies. It offers free off-street parking and complimentary wi-fi throughout the building.

Each bright en-suite room is elegantly decorated and has a private bathroom with a shower….

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