A ROMANTIC GETAWAY
Wine is my thing and sleeping at a vineyard is my ultimate dream! This dream came true at Val du Charron in Wellington, South Africa. During my tour around the Western Cape where I was looking for the best wines, I came across this estate and I fell in love. I realised at that moment that I had to come back for a full experience. Fortunately they offer accommodation, so I came back to this smaller wine and olive estate and it surprised me in many ways!
The five-star rooms offer views that take your breath away. As soon as I walked in I was excited about the jacuzzi in the bathroom, but when the doors opened to the terrace I found something even more exciting; a private pool with vineyards and the Groenberg Mountain as backdrops. This lady was smiling, big time! Val du Charron knows how to please its guests because in the fridge was an ice cold Val du Charron Chardonnay ready to be opened. Within no time, I was sitting in the pool with a glass of surprisingly divine Chardonnay in my hand, while taking in the breathtaking surrounds.
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