Blog - Page 6

Benefits of Saunas after a Workout

Posted on Mon February 25, 2019 in Things to do at De Zeven.

Saunas have come a long way since they were first created in Northern Europe, being nothing more than large pits in the ground covered in animal hides, with a fire burning inside beneath a pile of stones.

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US Woordfees is back!

Posted on Wed February 6, 2019.

Celebrating its 19th year running, the University of Stellenbosch’s Woordfees is back! This unique festival held from 1 – 10 March is a celebration of all things South African, and Stellenbosch and the perfect playground for writers, musicians, and artists of all kinds.

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Who is this Mr Valentine?

Posted on Tue January 8, 2019.

February is widely known as the month of love, but where did it all start and who is this mysterious Saint Valentine? We decided to sit back in one of the intimate spaces at De Zeven and delve into the matter a bit more.

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Welcome to the neighbourhood – a guide to our wonderful neighbours in the Banhoek Valley

Posted on Sat December 22, 2018 in Things to do at De Zeven.

While still relatively undiscovered, the Banhoek Valley and Conservancy has a growing number of restaurants, wine estates, hiking and cycling trails and of course stunning viewpoints on beautiful estates. This is our lovely neighbourhood and if you're planning a stay at De Zeven, you'll enjoy this guide to our wonderful neighbours.

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Summer at De Zeven Guesthouse in the Banhoek Valley

Posted on Sat December 1, 2018 in Things to do at De Zeven.

We love summertime in the Banhoek Valley. It’s a time to explore the many trails and tracks that criss-cross the mountains, to wander through the vineyards and to taste the delicious wines that they yield. It’s a time for sunbathing, swimming and sundowners on the patio. Summer is a time to celebrate, and at De Zeven, we like to celebrate in style. Here are some of the adventures that lie in wait in the Banhoek Valley:

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