The Franschhoek Country House & Villas

The Franschhoek Country House & Villas is a 5 star hotel located in the heart of the Franschhoek Valley, just 1 km from the main town. Guests can choose to stay in the original and charming 14 guestrooms at Franschhoek Country House or the 12 recently added luxurious Villa Suites. Voted as one of South Africa’s top restaurants, Monneaux Restaurant features a contemporary take on Mediterranean classics influenced by local Cape Malay flavours. Sample some of the mouth-watering wines from the underground cellar, showcasing local and international bottles. Relax and unwind with a range of spa treatments by qualified professional staff at the on-site spa. Lounge out by the two outdoor swimming pools and enjoy the panoramic views of the surrounding area. Reception staff at Franschhoek Country House & Villas are happy to arrange a variety of activities for guests, such as wine tours, wine tasting on horseback, golf and more.

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Garden Cottage

The Garden Cottages are ideal for guests with small children. The downstairs area is equipped with an en suite bedroom, a bathroom with shower and bathtub, as well as a private patio with a small garden. Featured upstairs is a lounge with a fold-out bed and a balcony boasting views over the surrounding vineyards. Room amenities include: safety deposit box, telephone, air-conditioning and heating, hairdryer, slippers, complimentary toiletries, wardrobe/closet, tea and coffee station, mini bars, complimentary Wi-Fi and satellite TV.

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Luxury

The Luxury Rooms feature a lounge area in each room featuring a cozy fireplace. Some rooms are equipped with a balcony, providing gorgeous views of the fountains and the gardens of lavender. These rooms feature en-suite bathrooms with a shower and bathtub. Room amenities include: Safety deposit box, telephone, A/C and heating, hairdryer, slippers, complimentary toiletries, wardrobe/closet, tea/coffee stations, mini-bars, complimentary Wi-Fi and satellite TV.

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Villa Suite

The recently added luxurious Villa Suites offer discerning guests opulence and space in a relaxed country setting. Arguably the best suites on offer in the wine lands, the Villas are each a total of 100 square metres in size. These Villas include a separate lounge, bedroom and picturesque bathroom, as well as 2 private balconies. The spacious lounge includes comfortable seating arrangements and leads out onto the large, private balcony with loungers to relax and enjoy the gardens and views. The separate bedroom is luxuriously appointed with all the expected amenities and facilities, lush duvets, quality percale linen, and a choice of pillows to make you feel at home. The picturesque bathrooms include stand-alone baths, separate shower, bidet and double basins with granite tops. Music in the bathroom and under floor heating throughout completes the experience of luxury and indulgence. Room amenities include: Safety deposit box, telephone, air-conditioning and heating, hairdryer, slippers and bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, wardrobe/closet, tea and coffee station, mini bars, complimentary Wi-Fi and satellite TV.

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Standard

The renovated Standard Rooms are located in the original manor house dating back to 1890. All en suite rooms have a small lounge area, as well as a private balcony. In addition, a separate guest lounge offers guests the opportunity to relax and enjoy a complimentary sherry. The bathrooms feature a shower and bathtub, as well as complimentary toiletries. Room amenities include: safety deposit box, telephone, air-conditioning and heating, hairdryer, slippers, tea and coffee station, mini bars, complimentary Wi-Fi and satellite TV.

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Monneaux Restaurant

Voted as one of South Africa’s top restaurants, Monneaux Restaurant features a contemporary take on Mediterranean classics influenced by local Cape Malay flavours. Chef Louis Jansen’s signature dishes are complimented by fresh, seasonal produce sourced from the wine lands area. Lunch is enjoyed on the fountain terrace under a spreading pepper tree, while dinner is enjoyed in the elegant but relaxed dining room in the original manor house. The underground cellar is available for private functions where dinner can be enjoyed with an impressive selection of local and foreign wines. The restaurant's bar lounge provides a comfortable environment to relax and enjoy the company. The wine list emphasizes the boutique wines of the Franschhoek Valley, as well as an impressive selection of other award winning wines of South Africa, which received the Diners Club Diamond award in 2012.

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Spa

Relax and unwind with a range of spa treatments performed by qualified and professional staff at the on-site spa. Pamper yourself with your choice of standard or signature treatments. Standard treatments include an aromatic full-body massage, full-body salt scrub and mud wrap, and a range of facials. Signature treatments include African wood massage, “Top to Top Essentials”, treatments for men and much more.

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Swimming Pools

Lounge out by the two outdoor swimming pools and enjoy the panoramic views of the surrounding area.

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