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De Zeven Then And Now: Looking Back at Our Year of Growth

Posted on Tue December 10, 2019 in Banhoek Valley.

Richard Holmes recently wrote an article about De Zeven for the distinguished Stellenbosch Visio Magazine and it got us thinking about the changes we've seen in the first year of De Zeven, especially in the expansion of our garden. We dug around in the archives and discovered a few pictures from when we started and compared it to where we are today.

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Shades of Sunrises at De Zeven

Posted on Mon November 18, 2019 in Banhoek Valley.

Sunrises carry a certain mystery; the promise of new beginnings and clean slates. At De Zeven we have the privilege of witnessing exquisite sunrises, whether the weather is warm and clear or cool and unpredictable. We recently captured a few snaps of the sun breaking over the Banhoek valley on a crisp spring morning and it inspired us to investigate sunrises a little deeper.

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Why Stellenbosch is the ideal place to unite artists throughout Africa

Posted on Tue March 19, 2019 in Events near De Zeven .

February was an exciting time for De Zeven Guest Lodge, as we were privileged to host a blend of Africa’s current and upcoming talent for the emPawa Africa musical masterclass competition. Among our guests were celebrated African artists Mr Eazi, DSK on the beat, Simba Tagz as well as the competitions 10 finalists.

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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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