Leeu Estates

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The Leeu Estates Franschhoek rooms are located either in the nineteenth-century manor house, which has been refurbished by leading designers or within the estate surrounded by beautiful gardens.

Each room has been individually designed to an exceptional standard; high-quality linen furnishes the comfortable beds, marble floors adorn the bathrooms, rain showers, underfloor heating and heated towel rails, enabling you to feel at home whatever the weather. A minibar and Nespresso machine is provided for your pleasure in the room.

The estates, boutique country retreat nestled in the heart of the Franschhoek valley, overlooking vineyards, just a 15-minute walk to the centre of the town is sure to make you want to stay here forever. Spend time relaxing and soaking up the ambience of this tranquil and historic location Leeu Estates.

Leeu Estates beautiful architecturally designed gardens to relax in. Three-minute complimentary shuttles to Franschhoek. A reading room with a wood-burning fireplace opening onto a patio for soaking the summer sunshine with views of the vineyard and oak trees which are scattered throughout the gardens. The reading room has a lovely collection of coffee table books and classic books. Various board games are available for your pleasure and relaxation.

You will have access to a 15- metre heated pool, and the use of complimentary bicycles to tour the local area (subject to availability). During your stay, you will receive a complimentary tasting of Mullineux & Leeu Family Wines at Leeu Estates. The river, mountain and vineyards give many opportunities for nature trails around the Leeu Estates.

The Leeu Spa, at Leeu Estates, is available for guests (additional costs apply), as is the TechnoGym located at both Leeu Estates and Le Quartier Francais. (Please note that children under 13 years of age are not allowed in any of the gyms and teenagers aged 13-17 must be accompanied by a parent or an adult aged 18 and over.)

Room Types:

  • Classic: located in the Manor House and Max house
  • Deluxe: set in the Manor House, Cellar Cottage and Vineyard Cottage
  • Studio: offering views of the gardens, vineyards or mountains. located in either
  • The Manor House: Leeu Spa, close to pool, gym and spa facilities.
  • Pomegranate Cottage: including a private courtyard, offering views of the manicured gardens, vineyards and mountains.
  • Executive Suite: including a personal fireplace and lounge area, located in the Manor House

Cellar Cottage

  • Located in the original cellar
  • Views of gardens and vineyards
  • One executive suite with patio and a deluxe room
  • Living room with a fireplace and two terraces attached
  • Access to a private garden with a lawn

Vineyard Cottage

  • Easy access to the Leeu Gym and Spa
  • Views of gardens, vineyards and mountains
  • Executive Suite with a patio and one Deluxe room.

Max House

  • Original Cape Dutch-influenced building
  • Private garden and a courtyard
  • One Executive suite
  • Two Classic Rooms
  • A living room with a fireplace
  • Dining Room
  • Pantry and Kitchen.


  • Bedside table
  • Beverage Maker in Room
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Fireplace
  • Heated towel rails
  • Internet Access
  • Mini bar
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Underfloor Heating
  • Viewing Deck

Facilities Available at Leeu Estates

  • Cocktail Bar
  • Garden
  • Gym
  • Hiking trails
  • Indoor Heated Pool
  • Jogging trail
  • Library
  • Lounge
  • Outdoor patio
  • Wellness centre

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FAQs about Leeu Estates
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Leeu Estates are:

•  Cape Town Reservations +27 (0) 21 794 9050
•  Durban Reservations: +27 (0) 31 941 5945
•  Johannesburg Reservations: +27 (0) 10 446 8045.

Alternatively, you can check availability and book online by clicking here.

Where is Leeu Estates located?
The address of Leeu Estates is: Main Street, Franschhoek.