Latest News - Encapsulating beauty – The Franschhoek Region


FranschhoekFranschhoek is a quaint little town in South Africa’s Western Cape with centuries-old vineyards and Cape Dutch architecture. The town is renowned for its exquisite wines, gourmet food, breath-taking views and cultural heritage. Whether you walk the trails at Mont Rochelle Nature Reserve or browse through the charming selection of boutique shops and galleries, Franshhoek is sure to serve your every need. 

Where to start?

Franschhoek is positively beaming with stunning accommodation options. So we have explored the best the area has to offer and know that you will love these places just as much as we do.
Below is a sneak peek at two of our favourite spots in the Franschhoek region.

The first on our list is La Cabriere Country House. This beautiful Provencale-style haven offers breath-taking views of the Franschhoek Mountains and valley. If you are looking for peace and quiet away from the vibrant and buzzing village we would recommend you give this place a try. Fine dining and a wide selection of the top wines await you at La Cabriere- yes, you can start getting excited now! Take a look at their photo gallery here. 

La Cabriere Country House

If you want to explore the areas around Franschhoek and La Cabriere Country House, why not take a whale-watching trip to Hermanus or hire a rental car and visit the neighbouring vineyards of Stellenbosch and Franschhoek?

The area is positively teeming with fun and exciting activities. One of the most popular activities of the area is to enjoy a wine-tasting on horseback.

Another glorious option in the Franschhoek region is Le Franschhoek. This magnificent Hotel and Spa offer accommodation that is artfully elegant and an attention to detail that is uncommon in today’s world.

The two restaurants on the premises can guarantee exquisite dining for that special occasion and the Camelot Spa will leave you feeling relaxed and pampered with any of the huge selection of treatments. 

African Travel Services are able to customise an ideal holiday for you in the little spot of paradise in South Africa’s Western Cape. For more information contact us here!

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