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Franschhoek Country House and Villas

Address
Main Road
Franschhoek
Cape Winelands
Western Cape
South Africa
Rating
Hotel Type
Spa, Family, Conference, Leisure
R2710.00SINGLE RATE
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Franschhoek Country House and Villas Reviews & Information

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The five star Franschhoek Country House & Villas, which nestles in the heart of the Franschhoek valley, features the well known Monneaux Restaurant. Situated on the outskirts of the village and only 1km from the center of the historic town it is an ideal base to indulge tastes for fine wines and world class cuisine. Guests can choose between the original and charming Country House or the spacious, secluded Villas.

Accommodation

Room types: 26 Rooms and Suites

  • 6 Standard Deluxe Rooms
  • 5 Luxury Rooms
  • 2 Garden Cottages
  • 12 Villa Suites

Room amenities and services:

  • Room Service
  • Safety Deposit Boxes
  • Air conditioning
  • Tea & Coffee Stations
  • Mini-Bars
  • All rooms nonsmoking
  • Wi-Fi

The Villa Suites

For guests seeking more space and seclusion during their stay, the Villa Suites are an ideal option. Listed as the best in the area, the offer exceptional amenities and styling. Including 2 furnished, private balconies (or a patio for the ground floor), a separate lounge, bedroom and a bathroom with incredible views and facilities. 

  • Mini Bar
  • In-room dining facility
  • Advanced entertainment system with DVD; satellite TV choice of 39 channels, as well as music throughout the suite, as well as complimentary WiFi.
  • Direct Dial telephone in each room
  • Climate control air conditioner.
  • Luxurious bathrooms, fully equipped with bath, separate shower, bidet and separate toilet

Wining and Dining

Franschhoek is renowned for having some of the best restaurants in the country and the in-house restaurant is none other than the award-winning Monneaux Restaurant, which ranks among South Africa's top restaurants, and serves an inspired contemporary take on the classics. 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.

Set on the original site of Franschhoek's first perfumery, today it's the heavenly scent of the daily menu that inspires guests to the area. The menus are founded on Mediterranean classics but by homage to the area by being infused with Cape Malay influences which ensure original and delightful culinary experience for patrons.

There is an underground cellar which is available for private functions where dinner can be enjoyed by an impressive selection of local and foreign wines. Alternatively there is the restaurants, popular bar lounge which provides a perfect space to continue the evening after your meal, or begin your meal with an aperitif.

Restaurant awards:

  • Awarded the acclaimed American Express Platinum Fine Dining Award
  • Voted one of South Africa's Top 100 Restaurants for six years
  • Voted one of South Africa's Top 10 Restaurants by EAT OUT Magazine for 2 years

Facilities 

  • Restaurant - open breakfast lunch and dinner throughout the year
  • Bar
  • Swimming Pools - Two pools, both outdoors
  • Spa Treatments - On site
  • Complimentary transfers in town (based on availability)
  • Laundry Service
  • Banqueting Facilities
  • Parking - On site, secure and free
  • Internet Station - Complimentary
  • WiFi - Throughout the property (Pay as you go)
  • Security at night

Reception & Concierge:

  • Reception - 24 hours
  • Tours & Transfers Bookings - Horse riding, Golf, Wine Tours, Hiking, Cycling, etc
  • Fax & Photocopying Service
  • Airport Shuttles
  • Car Rental Arranged
  • Luggage Storage
  • Babysitting On Request
  • Bicycle Rental

Health and Beauty Spa

Guests may pamper themselves with a range of treatments including massages, reflexology, facials, manicures, pedicures and signature treatments.This is the perfect way to relax and unwind, under the skilled care of the qualified and professional staff.

Spa treatments:

  • Aromatic neck, back and shoulder massage
  • Full body aromatherapy massage
  • Reflexology
  • Full body salt scrub and mud wrap
  • A range of facials

Signature Spa treatments:

  • Sole Delight
  • Proudly South African Mud Experience
  • Back Revival
  • Chocolate Fanatics
  • African Wood Massage
  • Cooling Off
  • Complete Renewal
  • Especially For Men
  • Top to Toe Essentials
  • Buttered Up

Conferences

The fully equipped conference room is available for business meetings. Standard equipment includes a data projector, TV, DVD player, wired and wireless internet access points. The boardroom caters for the more intimate executive breakaways complemented by the exclusive accommodation and restaurant facilities.

Our Personal Opinion

Stunning hotel in a beautiful setting. Situated on the Main Road, the hotel offers the perfect location for exploring the wine farms in the area. Dinner in the Monneaux Restaurant is a definite must if you are heading to the area.

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Balconies
  • Ceiling Fan
  • En-suite / private bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping
  • Mini bar
  • Safe
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • TV

Restaurants

Monneaux Restaurant

This famous award winning Restaurant is among some of the Country's top restaurants, and serves an inspired modern day take on some of the timeless classics. Guests can have lunch on the fountain terrace while dinner can be enjoyed in the elegant but relaxed dining room in the original manor house. There is an underground cellar is available for private functions where dinner can be enjoyed by an impressive selection of local and foreign wines. The restaurant's bar lounge provide a comfortable environment to relax and enjoy the company you're with.

Restaurant awards:

  • Awarded the acclaimed American Express Platinum Fine Dining Award
  • Voted one of South Africa's Top 100 Restaurants for six years
  • Voted one of South Africa's Top 10 Restaurants by EAT OUT Magazine for 2 years

The Spa

Guests can pamper themselves with a range of treatments and can take the chance to relax and unwind with the help of the Spa's qualified staff.

Spa treatments:

  • Aromatic, neck, back and shoulder massage
  • Aromatic full body massage
  • Reflexology
  • Full body salt scrub and mud wrap
  • A range of facials

Signature Spa treatments:

  • Sole Delight
  • Proudly South African Mud Experience
  • Back Revival
  • Chocolate Fanatics
  • African Wood Massage
  • Cooling Off
  • Complete Renewal
  • Especially For Men
  • Top to Toe Essentials
  • Buttered Up

Spa treatments

Guests can pamper themselves with a range of treatments and can take the chance to relax and unwind with the help of the Spa's qualified staff.

Spa treatments:

  • Aromatic, neck, back and shoulder massage
  • Aromatic full body massage
  • Reflexology
  • Full body salt scrub and mud wrap
  • A range of facials

Signature Spa treatments:

  • Sole Delight
  • Proudly South African Mud Experience
  • Back Revival
  • Chocolate Fanatics
  • African Wood Massage
  • Cooling Off
  • Complete Renewal
  • Especially For Men
  • Top to Toe Essentials
  • Buttered Up
Swimming

The Hotel features two magnificent outdoor swimming pools which invite for a refreshing swim in a lovely setting.

Nearby golf courses

Within a half an hours drive, guests can enjoy the following golf courses:

  • Pearl Valley Golf Estate
  • Boschenmeer Golf Estate
  • Stellenbosch Golf Club
  • Villiersdorp Country Club
Nearby activities & attractions
  • Franschhoek Art Galleries
  • Boutiques
  • Art shops
  • Jewellery shops
  • Specialist shops
  • Visit the chocolate factory
  • Some of the cheese makers of the valley
  • Visit the Huguenot museum and historical sites
  • Wine tasting on horseback (by riding from one farm to the next)
  • Horse riding in the mountains
  • Rent a bicycle to cycle through the charming village
  • Go hiking in the mountains
  • Hot air ballooning close by
  • Various golf courses in the area
  • Paragliding from the Franschhoek Mountains (seasonal)
Food and wine

This area of the Western Cape is known mostly for providing the best food and wine in the province. The number of top rated restaurants together with the excellent boutique wine farms, this Valley makes this the most perfect place to visit in all of South Africa for food and wine lovers. In addition to the Franschhoek Wine Valley, the Stellenbosch and Paarl wine routes are both within a scenic half an hour’s drive of Franschhoek offering an even wider choice. The wine routes are easy to navigate.

Conference room at the Franschhoek Country House

The fully equipped conference room at this Hotel is available for all business meetings and includes the following equipment:

  • Data projector
  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Wired and wireless internet access points.
  • Full cellphone coverage with 3G HSDPA

  • Bar
  • Boardroom Facilities
  • Conference venue
  • Garden
  • Lounge
  • Nearby golf course
  • Outdoor patio
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Sun deck
  • Swimming Pool
  • Wellness centre
  • Wine cellar

Check in and Check Out Times
  • Check in: 14:00
  • Check out: 10:00
Business Services
  • WIFI
General Services
  • 24 - hour reception service
  • Airport transfers
  • Babysitting
  • Concierge services
  • Housekeeping service
  • Internet connection
  • Laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Porters
  • Tours & Transfers on Request
  • Wellness & Beauty treatments

Available Rooms

Standard Room

# Rooms:
6

Standard Deluxe Rooms

The Standard Rooms are located in the original manor house dating back to 1891 with charming rooms all renovated to offer all the expected luxuries and amenities. All en-suite rooms have a small lounge area inside each room together with a private balcony.

Standard Rooms amenities:

  • En-suite bathrooms with a range of amenities
  • Shaver plugs
  • Private balcony
  • Individual air-conditioning
  • In-room TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea & coffee making facilities
  • Overhead fans
  • Safe in room
  • Hairdryers
  • A separate dresser tables
Single Room R2710
Double Room R2710

Garden Cottage

# Rooms:
2

Garden Cottages

These lovely Cottages can accommodate 2 adults and 2 children under 12 years old. The room consists of a upstairs and downstairs with a private patio.

Garden Cottages amenities:

  • Full en-suite bathrooms with a range of amenities
  • Shaver plugs
  • Individual air-conditioning
  • In-room TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea & coffee making facilities
  • Overhead fans
  • Safe in room
  • Hairdryers
  • Patio downstairs
  • Balcony upstairs with a view over the surrounding vineyards
Single Room R3270
Double Room R3270

Luxury Room

# Rooms:
5

Luxury Rooms

These Rooms offer a private patio or balcony to enjoy the views of the stunning fountains and surrounding gardens.

Luxury Rooms amenities:

  • Full en-suite bathrooms with a range of amenities
  • Shaver plugs
  • Individual air-conditioning
  • Fireplaces
  • Under carpet heating
  • In-room TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea & coffee making facilities
  • Overhead fans
  • Safe in room
  • Hairdryers
Single Room R3270
Double Room R3270

Villa Suite

# Rooms:
12

Luxurious Villa Suites

This luxurious Villa Suites measure 101 sqm in size and include a separate lounge, bedroom and lovely bathroom and 2 private balconies.

Villa Suite amenities:

  • Separate lounge to bedroom leading to the bathroom
  • Mini Bar
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • In-room dining facility
  • Entertainment system with dvd, satellite tv, music throughout the suite
  • 3 x Direct Dial Telephone (for each room)
  • 2 x Air-conditioners (separate from the bedroom to bathroom)
  • Large balcony (or patio on the ground floor) with pool loungers and garden furniture
  • Second small walk out balcony (or patio on the ground floor)
  • Dresser table with hairdryer
  • Comfortable cupboard arrangements
  • Bathrooms with double basins, shower, bidet, separate toilet
Single Room R4590
Double Room R4590

Franschhoek Country House and Villas Specials

The specials listed below will automatically be offered to you when proceeding through the booking process.

Enjoy absolute luxury at the five star Franschhoek Country House and Villas, located in the picturesque town of Franschhoek, and receive a complimentary 3 course dinner on one of the evenings when staying for two nights for travel May to September.

Included in the rate:

  • Breakfast
  • 3 course dinner on one of the evenings
  • free transfers in town and complimentary wi-fi

Excluded from the rate:

  • Items that are of a personal nature

Terms and Conditions:

  • Offer valid on Villa Suite only
  • Valid for new bookings only
  • Special offers may not be combined
  • Limited number of rooms available on each offer
  • Only valid for a 2 night stay and only 1 dinner for every 2 nights booked included
BOOK NOW

Stay for three nights at the 5-star luxury Franschhoek Country House and Villas in a Villa Suite and enjoy one free night. You will only pay for two nights.

This offer is valid May - September 2016 and May - September 2017.

Included in the rate:

  • Breakfast
  • free transfers in town and complimentary wi-fi

Excluded from the rate:

  • Items of a personal nature

Terms and Conditions:

  • Offer valid for Villa Suites only
  • Valid 1 May - 30 September 2016 & 2016
  • Subject to availability ; limited number of rooms available on this offer
  • Special offers may not be combined
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GPS Co-Ordinates

Latitude: -33.899806

Longitude: 19.104199

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The Franschhoek Country House & Spa features on site, secure and complimentary parking facilities for its guests.

 

Star Rating

5 Star

Awards

Restaurant awards of the Franschhoek Country House & Villas:

  • Awarded the acclaimed American Express Platinum Fine Dining Award
  • Voted one of South Africa's Top 100 Restaurants for six years
  • Voted one of South Africa's Top 10 Restaurants by EAT OUT Magazine for 2 years

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