Discover old-world charm that invites you to curl up with a book in the summer house or in front of a roaring fire in winter….set against the vineyard backdrop of heritage-rich Stellenbosch. Le Jardin embodies living the La Dolce Vita life – lawns that go on forever, shade from the 100 year old trees, and a garden that invites you to escape from the rush of everyday. The villa is designed for play, and pleasure with your family, hidden away in the heart of the picturesque Devon Valley wine region. Relax and enjoy the solitude of a journey’s end never to be forgotten
We invite you to reminisce and be reminded of life’s simple pleasures…where time stands still and life is celebrated surrounded by space, art, and the grandeur of a long forgotten era. The elegant Sir Herbert Baker-style manor house is surrounded by 500 rose bushes; lavender fields and the tranquility of rolling lawns extending to the dam with an eco-pool…feel what it’s like to swim in nature again.
Enjoy a chilled glass of wine on the pizza deck, while your kids explore their newfound freedom, as they forget about screens for a while. There’s a secret hideaway with tree walks, a zipline across the dam for the more adventurous, an oversized wigwam/Tepee tent to fuel their imagination, tortoises and dogs to love and home baked pizza to enjoy….plus a garden steam room and Jacuzzi to melt travel stress away. And free Wi-Fi in so that you can watch open air movies or listen to your favorite tracks under the stars, as you enjoy your last nightcap in the warm evenings.
IT’S ABOUT YOU AND YOUR FAMILY.
With a complete family-centred appeal in mind, the manor welcomes children into a relaxed, yet playfully energetic atmosphere. Watch in affection as they run about carefree, enjoying the save and wide-open spaces.
The manor house has three en-suite bedrooms: Main has a king-sized bed with en-suite (bath and shower); the second bed (kids room) has a double and single bed with bath (en suite); guest bedroom has a double bed with shower (en suite). A state-of-the-art, central media entertainment area with fireplace to cuddle to completes the living space layout upstairs.
Downstairs features elegant reception areas leading out to a breath-taking terrace; a spacious drawing room and library as well as a formal dining room complete with crystal chandelier. Exquisite art pieces and antiques further underlines a feeling of old-world elegance.
The spacious kitchen boasts an authentic AGA stove, ideal for social cooking, shooting the breeze with the chef or just kicking back with a good wine. Alternatively, the stately mahogany bar, creates an inviting atmosphere to savour a special single malt.
The separate king suite is ideal for company and features a balcony overlooking the crystal-blue pool. Adjacent to the sizeable swimming pool is a summer – and steam room.Enjoy complete peace of mind in a secure environment.