Located in the heart of the Franschhoek valley outside a delightful village, Franschhoek Country House and Villas offer extraordinary food and excellent South African wines. It is ideal for passionate adventurers who are exploring the Wine lands. The graceful suites and villas will carry you back to the era of romance and sophistication. Franschhoek Country House and Villas’ location is excellent for exploring the Cape Wine lands. After exploring the environment and taking a leisurely walk through the town to regard the historic buildings, you can come back to your lavish haven and calm down in style by enjoying a massage or unwinding in your suite or private villa. You can also wander through the flawlessly manicured gardens.
- Situated in the heart of the Cape Winelands
- On the outskirts of the charming Franschhoek
- Country-house-styled rooms with luxury villas
- Top cuisine served at Monneaux Restaurant – classics with a contemporary twist
- Spa area offering a range of relaxing treatments
South Africa, Cape Winelands, Franschhoek
Type of Accommodation
The bar and lounge quarter provide a contented, tranquil atmosphere in which you can relax and sip on one of the top-class local wines. At the spa, you can take pleasure in the collection of massages, reflexology, facials, manicures, pedicures and signature treatments in individual, intimate treatment rooms.
- Heated swimming pool
- Laundry service
- Secure Parking
- Wi-fi available
- Swimming Pool
- Shuttle service
- Babysitting service available
The in-house restaurant at Franschhoek Country House and Villas is the Monneaux Restaurant, ranking among South Africa’s top restaurants and serving only the most excellent gourmet delicacies.
Lunch is served on the fountain patio underneath the pepper tree, while dinner is served in the well-designed, but calm dining room in the innovative manor house. Meals are a contemporary take on the classics and are paired with a fine selection of wines.
For a more personal experience, you can have your meals in the underground cellar while enjoying the cherished feeling after browsing through the remarkable selection of local and foreign wines.
The Villa Suites are planned for the most discerning visitors and are known to be some of the finest suites on offer in the Wine lands. Get satisfaction from opulence and space in a peaceful country setting as each villa has a roomy lounge, in-room dining facility, fireplace, air conditioning, DVD player, and music. The lounge leads out onto a big personal balcony with loungers where you can unwind and take pleasure in the gardens and views. The divided bedroom has a bathroom with stand-alone bath, separate shower, bidet and double basins with granite tops. The upstairs bedroom leads out onto a second balcony.
The Luxury Rooms feature all the amenities of the Standard Rooms, but also offer a lounge area inside the room, as well as a fireplace and under-carpet heating. These rooms are built slightly apart from the manor house and offer a private patio or balcony so you can enjoy the views of the fountains and lavender gardens.
The original manor house, dating back to 1890, is still used to lodge guests, and even the newer structures keep the standard grace and attraction of the manor house. All rooms do, however, boast modern, luxurious amenities. The 14 Standard Rooms are situated in the creative manor house and each has an undersized lounge area with a confidential balcony from which tourists enjoy stunning garden views. Each room is individually selected and features a flat screen LED satellite television, minibar, air conditioning and a roomy en-suite bathroom.
The Garden Cottages are perfect for visitors with little children. The downstairs bedroom has an en-suite bathroom and a personal patio while the upstairs area has a roomy lounge with a fold-out bed. These rooms also offer a balcony with a view over the surrounding vineyards.
Standard Room AMENITIES
- Air conditioning
- Safe in room
- Tea & coffee-making facilities
- En-suite shower only
- Mini bar
- Underfloor heating
Other Room Types
The Luxury Rooms feature all the amenities of the Standard Rooms, but also offer a lounge area inside the room, as well as a fireplace and under-carpet heating.
These rooms are built slightly apart from the manor house and offer a private patio or balcony so you can enjoy the views of the fountains and lavender gardens.
The Garden Cottages are ideal for guests with small children. The downstairs bedroom has an en suite bathroom and private patio while the upstairs area has a spacious lounge with a fold-out bed. These rooms also offer a balcony with a view over the surrounding vineyards.
The Villa Suites are designed for the most discerning guests and are known to be some of the best suites on offer in the Winelands. Enjoy opulence and space in a relaxed country setting as each villa has a spacious lounge, in-room dining facility, fireplace, air conditioning, DVD player, and music throughout the suite.
The lounge leads out onto a large private balcony with loungers where you can relax and enjoy the gardens and views. The separate bedroom has a bathroom with stand-alone bath, separate shower, bidet and double basins with granite tops. The upstairs bedroom leads out onto a second balcony.
- Day tours
- Wine tasting