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Le Franschhoek Hotel & Spa
Why we like it
- Unparalleled views of the Franschhoek Mountains
- The perfect romantic getaway
- Located on the site of one of Franschhoek's original country retreats retains an elusive charm and a contemporary Cape Dutch feel
- Superb Camelot Spa
- Facilities include tennis courts and outdoor swimming pool
- Two restaurants including Le Verger an al fresco style restaurant with an award winning wine list
- An excellent base to explore the beautiful Franschhoek Valley
Relax on the terrace with your newly discovered favourite Franschhoek wine.
Joanne Swinton's detailed knowledge of South Africa has been invaluable and her enthusiasm to respond to our needs is greatly appreciated.
- FJ, Perthshire
Le Franschhoek Hotel and Spa is the perfect base from which to explore the Franschhoek Valley and surrounding Winelands. A selection of guest rooms, suites and two villas are available. All the rooms and suites are spacious and have modern amenities including a coffee machine. The hotel is light and airy with contemporary pieces of furniture used to complement the historic Cape Dutch building. The staff are gracious and offer great advice on the local area and restaurants to ensure that guests make the most of their time in the pretty village of Franschhoek.
Best time to be there
October to May is the best time to visit the Cape. Game viewing is better during the drier months of April to September. The wildflower season is generally from mid August to mid September. The whale watching season runs from June to November.
11 hours 30 minutes/10 hours 30 minutes non-stop
GMT +2 hours
Not required for UK passport holders
Yellow fever certificate if arriving or in transit for more than 12 hours from an endemic area.
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