Villa Du Sud is the ideal base not only for the golf player. There is a great variety of other activities and outings. Some examples:

Visit the world-famous wine estate Vergelegen, situated only 3 kilometres from us. Its beautiful castle-like main building was built around 1700. The huge Chinese camphor trees are 300 years old. And the expansive parks and rose gardens invite you to go for wonderful walks. At the Wine Tasting Centre you can try the renowned Vergelegen wines.

Adjacent to Vergelegen lies the Helderberg Nature Reserve. Like no other reserve in the Cape region it gives you an insight into the great variety of Fynbos plants. Here you can even see the huge King Protea. All the hiking trails are well marked.

Due to our good contacts to the Stellenbosch Aero Club, we can arrange scenic flights in small planes over the Cape and Cape Peninsula at very affordable rates. Duration as required. It will give you an unforgettable impression of the scenic beauty of the Cape region.
You can reach the beaches of Gordon's Bay and "The Strand" at the warm Indian Ocean from Villa du Sud in 10 minutes.

Between August until Dezember one can observe whales in the bay of Hermanus at close range. The drive over the dramatic coastal road R 44 is an experience in itself.

A trip to the Cape Peninsula along the coastal road to Simon's Town with its famous colony of penguins at Boulders Beach and further through the pristine nature of the Cape Peninsula National Park to the Cape of Good Hope.

Take the wine route to the old university town of Stellenbosch with its excellent museums and the old town centre, to the wine estate of Lanzerac. Further over the Helshoogte Pass to Franschhoek, founded by the Huguenots, with many gourmet restaurants.

Visit Cape Town, one of the most beautiful cities in the world, just half an hour from the Villa Du Sud. More information on our Cape Town page.
Vergelegen Wine Estate
Flight around Cape Point
Proteas, Helderberg Nature Reserve

Villa Du Sud Guest Lodge, Upper Parel Valley Road, PO Box 3632, Somerset West 7129, Western Cape, South Africa
Tel: ++27 (0)21 8516725, Fax: ++27 (0)21 8516795

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