60 Franschhoek Reviews
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This sybaritic little town is situated smack in the middle of some gorgeous scenery in the heart of the Winelands. It’s one of those places that became fashionable some time around the 1980s and things just snowballed. Fabulous restaurants line the main street, there are some lovely little guest... Read more

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An Absolute Gem - Awesome scenery, wonderful food, excellent wines, great accommodation, fascinating history, interesting shops and galleries. Franschhoek has something for everyone.

Alan Nicholls
South Africa

Beautiful Franschhoek - Our favoutite place in SA. Beautiful scenery, lovely small town with peanty of good restaurants. Easy access to numerous vineyards which are well worth visiting.

karen Mclean

Franschhoek - Fantastic. The tram is very popular, enjoyed it very much. Beautiful surroundings and lovely town.

Eric Teunen
South Africa

Magnificent views! - What a beautiful place, the views of the mountains are breathtakingly beautiful! The town is very safe to walk around at night. It has busy nightlife with many restaurants and friendly people.

Sofia Silva
South Africa

Nice Town - The town was very busy and very pleasant - If you're not there for the restaurants then the rest of the town is very touristy shops that ignore the basic -shoes /shirts etc.

Mike Mills
South Africa
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  • La Couronne Wine Estate La Couronne Wine Estate

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Franschhoek Restaurants

  • The Grill Room The Grill Room

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    The interior welcomes with a relaxed ambiance, set in the heart of Franschhoek and boasts a comfortable...
  • La Petite Ferme La Petite Ferme

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    Absolutely stunning sweeping views of the Franschhoek Valley provide the perfect backdrop for this...
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  • Cafe des arts Cafe des arts

    South African Restaurant
    1.1km from Franschhoek

    1 Review
    Enjoy excellent South African cuisine and a warm welcome at Topsi and Co. A brilliantly friendly and...
  • Cafe Bon Bon Cafe Bon Bon

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    1.7km from Franschhoek

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    The perfect setting for a long and lazy lunch, Cafe Bon Bon offers a sumptuous slice of country life...
  • Freedom Hill Restaurant Freedom Hill Restaurant

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    10.3km from Franschhoek

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