About Franschhoek Country House & Villas
Set in the picturesque wine-producing valley of Franschhoek is this small luxury hotel, offering indulgence to discerning travellers. The restored manor house and former perfumery, dating back to 1890, is situated on the outskirts of the village and is surrounded by enchanting vineyards and majestic mountains. An hour’s drive from Cape Town makes it the perfect getaway for anyone visiting the Western Cape.
The Country House offers 14 luxury rooms and 12 suites. All the rooms offer features and facilities expected of a first class hotel, and a almost all the rooms lead out onto private balconies or private patio with magnificent views. The Villa Suites offer the ultimate in luxury and indulgence. Each suite has a separate lounge and bedroom, and entertainment facilities, including a large TV, individual satellite TV, DVD player, music system, and Internet connectivity, two private patios or balconies, two air-conditioners, underfloor heating, fireplace and much more. A complimentary sherry can be enjoyed in one of the guest lounges alongside a crackling log fire, creating a welcoming atmosphere in winter.
During summer, guests can laze at one of the two pools with beautiful mountain vistas, visit the boutique wine farms in Franschhoek, or stroll in the charming town found by the French Huguenots. The in-house Monneaux Restaurant, voted as one of the top Restaurants in South Africa, has become known for its innovative Modern French Cuisine, prepared with fresh, well sourced ingredients and is exquisitely presented.
A-la-carte lunches are served on the magnificent new fountain terrace whilst dinner is served in the understated, yet elegant, dining room or enclosed verandah. The wine list emphasises local wines that can also be enjoyed by the glass in the cosy wine bar. Attention to detail and friendly personal service completes the experience at this fine country retreat.
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Franschhoek Country House & Villas Map
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Things to do in and around Franschhoek
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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 the Franschhoek Valley – picturesque vineyards, breath-taking scenery, warm hospitality, world-class cuisine, fine wines and a 300 year history.
(2.7 km from Franschhoek)
The Franschhoek Motor Museum offers visitors a special opportunity to look back at more than 100 years of motoring history with its unique and exciting collection of vehicles, motorcycles, bicycles and memorabilia.
(15.9 km from Franschhoek)
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(1.3 km from Franschhoek)
With majestic views of the Franschhoek mountains and vineyards, La Couronne Wine Estate's range of fine wines are available for tastings and sales in the newly-opened tasting centre. La Couronne Wine Estate wine ranges includes a Merlot red,...