Protea Hotel by Marriott® Franschhoek
About Protea Hotel by Marriott® Franschhoek
Overlooking the majestic mountains and famous vineyards of the historical village of Franschhoek, some 80 km east of Cape Town and pride itself on its charming ambiance, gracious style and attentive service. Indeed, if you are looking for tranquillity and beauty, you will find it at the Protea Hotel by Marriott® Franschhoek.
The Hotel has a rich history, with one section dating back to the 1880’s. The town itself takes its name from the French Huguenots who settled here in the early 1680’s after fleeing from their home country. Franschhoek has since become one of South African’s leading culinary and wine-tasting destinations.
Our convenient location makes it a superb base from which to explore Franschhoek’s culinary reputation, art galleries, cheese factories and some 25 wine estates. Various outdoor activities, such as horse-riding, golf, backpacking and trout-fishing, can also be arranged. The cosy restaurant offers an elegant dining atmosphere and a superb blend of classical and contemporary cuisine.
The pool area and terrace can also be used for lunches and receptions. An inviting swimming pool forms the focal point of the courtyard. This is the place to be if you want to have a refreshing swing, laze around the pool or enjoy cocktails or lunch on the patio.
The Hotel has the venues, catering services and overall infrastructure to host your company’s conferences, break-away sessions and team-building efforts in rooms equipped with the latest audio-visual technology. Up to 50 people can be accommodated and various leisure activities can also be included. Packages can be customised to include accommodation, meals and various leisure activities.
Conference Venues: Our Vinotique Room and Café du Present, each with natural lighting, which can seat up to 50 delegates. Rooms equipped with Air-conditioning, Flip Charts, whiteboard with whiteboard markers, LCD Projector with sound, Audio System and Wi-Fi.
Properties reserve the right to request deposits or full payment in advance of the above, in the case of large groups, long stays or high occupancy. All payments must be made in the applicable currency directly to each property concerned. Kindly consider currency fluctuations when transmitting by bank draft or telegraphic transfer. Payment has to...
Properties reserve the right to request deposits or full payment in advance of the above, in the case of large groups, long stays or high occupancy. All payments must be made in the applicable currency directly to each property concerned. Kindly consider currency fluctuations when transmitting by bank draft or telegraphic transfer. Payment has to be made 14 days prior to arrival, (or on making the reservation if within 14 days), payment in full must be received by the hotels.Free parking available on site. 24 Hour security. 24 Hour Reception.
Protea Hotel by Marriott® Franschhoek Map
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling
Things to do in and around Franschhoek
(0.8 km from Franschhoek)
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)
The huge, sprawling Boschendal Wine Estate outside Stellenbosch is one of the oldest wine producers in the New World with a French viticulture heritage dating back to 1685. Experience Boschendal's wide range of exquisite wines by visiting the Wine...
(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,...