Pearl Valley Golf Estate is located in the heart of the Winelands in Cape Town, South Africa. The stands/homes of the resort have been strategically positioned around the award winning Jack Nicklaus designed golf course. Magnificent views of the mountains and the fantastic golf course have been incorporated in the layout of the resort. Similarly the club house is an architectural master piece. It has all the amenities golfers and non-golfers require. Immaculate change rooms. Modern, well equipped gym (for members only). A restaurant with coffee shop. A bar to enjoy a cocktail or some lovely wine from the region. Child care facility. Day spa offering a variety of different packages for residents and guests to relax and unwind.
Only a limited number of golf lodges were built at the Pearl Valley Golf Estate. These are located around beautiful, interconnected dams with views of the Simonsberg. Golf Safari SA arguably owns one of the best positioned lodges in the estate offering both privacy and unspoilt views of the surrounding mountains.
Pearl Valley Golf course is rated amongst the top of the Western Cape
The upmarket golf lodge has been finished off with exquisite travertine tiles, granite tops in the kitchen and bathrooms. Quality appliances have be installed in the kitchen. Furthermore all rooms can be heated or air-conditioned.
Pearl Valley Golf Estate is one of the top holiday destinations in South Africa for golfers and non-golf playing guests. The secure estate offers walking, running and cycling tracks. A 42km mountain bike trail has been built with some really enjoyable single tracks. The beautiful swimming pool* has a bar area as well as a children’s splash pool*. Two tennis courts and cricket batting nets are also located near the club house. A beautiful equestrian estate is also part of this outstanding golf estate.
Visit Famous Wine Estates close to Pearl Valley
The resort is situated between Franschhoek and Paarl. Thereby Pearl Valley gives visitors the ideal platform to enjoy many of the famous wine farms of South Africa. La Motte, Nederburg, Rupert and Rothschild, Boschendal, KWV and more are all within a 10 km radius from Pearl Valley. World class chefs serve mouth watering food in the best restaurants of the Western Cape.
The Winelands has a number of wonderful golf courses to play on. There are many hiking trails, mountain biking routes and scenic roads for cycling. Canoeing, polo, horse riding, fishing, cross country running and many more sports and activities are offered in this area.
Other tourist attractions of this area range from museums to botanical gardens. There are numerous scenic mountain passes. An abundance of wine farms and brandy distilleries offer tours and tasting rooms. Lakes and dams can be reached on foot and by mountain bike. Cape Town is also easily reached being less than 65 km from Pearl Valley. A little further away is Hermanus, which is famous for whale watching. It is easily reached in an hour’s drive.
Pearl Valley Information
– This private golf estate was opened by Jack Nicklaus in November 2003.
– The estate consists of approximately 500 residential stands and is 212 hectares in size.
– The golf course is ranked in the top 5 of South Africa.
– Pearl Valley hosted the South African Open from 2005 – 2009.
– Voted best residential estate in South Africa for 2015 and 2016.
– Construction of a boutique hotel started in 2016 which will be opening early in 2017.
* Access to the pool is only permitted for guests staying 4 nights or longer.