Franschhoek

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Franschhoek Travel Guide

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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Franschhoek - Soul inspiring area, loads of things to do and see, best wines in the world, great food and restaurants

Peter jackson
South Africa

Franschhoek is perfect! - Such a beautiful little town, filled with restaurants, art galleries, wine and romance. I loved the fact that it's close to Cape Town, yet it feels so remote. Definitely should be on everyone's bucket list!

Vicky Gasser
South Africa

Franschoek, so much to see & do - Such a wonderful place, beautiful, such a variety of things to see and do and a good hub for visiting the wine farms in Franschoek, Paarl and Stellenbosch. Not too far from Cape Town. If you want to get away from busy City life, this is the place to visit.

Cheryll Cocking
South Africa

Franschoek - Great destination, very pretty town and business owners are friendly and helpful.

Gary Ponting
South Africa

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
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Things to do near Franschhoek

  • La Couronne Wine Estate La Couronne Wine Estate

    Wine Estate
    1.3km from Franschhoek

    1 Review
    With majestic views of the Franschhoek mountains and vineyards, La Couronne Wine Estate's range of fine...
  • Franschhoek Motor Museum Franschhoek Motor Museum

    Theatre, Gallery or Museum
    2.7km from Franschhoek

    1 Review
    The Franschhoek Motor Museum offers visitors a special opportunity to look back at more than 100 years...
  • Boschendal Estate Boschendal Estate

    Wine Estate
    15.9km from Franschhoek

    1 Review
    The huge, sprawling Boschendal Wine Estate outside Stellenbosch is one of the oldest wine producers in...
  • Huguenot Memorial Museum Huguenot Memorial Museum

    Theatre, Gallery or Museum in
    Franschhoek

    1 Review
    The Huguenot Memorial Museum in Franschhoek portrays the history of the French Huguenots, before and...
  • Berg River Dam Berg River Dam

    Dam or Vlei
    7.1km from Franschhoek

    1 Review
    The Berg River Dam is a 68 m high dam on the Berg river in South Africa. It is the centerpiece of the...
  • Camelot Spa Camelot Spa

    Spa & Wellness
    3.3km from Franschhoek

    Camelot Spa at Le Franschhoek Hotel is nestled beneath the Franschhoek mountains and offers a complete...
  • Perdekop Hiking Trail Perdekop Hiking Trail

    Hiking Trail
    4.1km from Franschhoek

    The out-and-return Perdekop Trail starts at the Mont Rochelle Nature Reserve office and climbs up a...
  • Allee Bleue Estate Allee Bleue Estate

    Wine Estate
    16.6km from Franschhoek

    When owners Elke and Friedrich-Wilhelm Dauphin originally bought the farm, they invested substantially...
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    The Franschhoek Wine Tram hop-on hop-off tour is one of the best ways to discover the true essence of...
  • Le Manoir de Brendel Spa Le Manoir de Brendel Spa

    Spa & Wellness
    2.5km from Franschhoek

    Situated on a wine estate, this luxury spa is equipped with a gymnasium, a hydro tub, and shower...
  • La Motte Hiking Trail La Motte Hiking Trail

    Hiking Trail
    5.6km from Franschhoek

    The 5.6 km circular La Motte Hiking Trail meanders through pristine fynbos and climbs up a scenic...
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Franschhoek Restaurants

  • La Petite Ferme La Petite Ferme

    Country Restaurant
    1.5km from Franschhoek

    2 Reviews
    Absolutely stunning sweeping views of the Franschhoek Valley provide the perfect backdrop for this...
  • Essence Restaurant and Coffee Bar Essence Restaurant and Coffee Bar

    Coffee Shop Restaurant in
    Franschhoek

    1 Review
    Ideally positioned on Main Road, Essence Restaurant and Coffee Bar welcomes languid coffee breaks, quick...
  • 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

    South African Restaurant
    1.7km from Franschhoek

    1 Review
    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

    Bistro Restaurant
    10.3km from Franschhoek

    1 Review
    Freedom Hill Restaurant offers country-style hospitality on its stunning wine estate in the Franschhoek...
  • The Grill Room The Grill Room

    Grills Restaurant in
    Franschhoek

    3 Reviews
    The interior welcomes with a relaxed ambiance, set in the heart of Franschhoek and boasts a comfortable...
  • Col'Cacchio Franschhoek Col'Cacchio Franschhoek

    Italian Restaurant in
    Franschhoek

    3 Reviews
    Col’Cacchio pizzeria offers the finest Italian-inspired pizzas, salads, and pastas in town. The menu...
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    23.7km from Franschhoek

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    27.1km from Franschhoek

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    49.5km from Franschhoek

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