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Le Franschhoek is ideally located in the heart of the Cape Winelands, and offers a wide range of unique pastimes, being within the vicinity of over 50 different Franschhoek activities. The surrounding countryside plays host to pristine wine estates, where you can sample internationally-acclaimed wines and an exceptional range of excellent fine dining restaurants. Franschhoek’s historic mountains are ideal for healthy outdoor activities. And what’s more, the bustling city of Cape Town is a mere hour’s drive away should you feel like a change of pace. With Le Franschhoek as your base, you can explore the area with ease.

ABOUT Activities

Nestled in the verdant Franschhoek valley, Le Franschhoek Hotel & Spa offers a host of entertaining activities to ensure you get the most out of your stay. Venture out into the valley, go horseback wine-tasting or hike through the superb mountains. Stay within the striking grounds and treat yourself to a luxurious spa treatment or indulgent massage. This outstanding variety makes Le Franschhoek a first-class option for both local and international travellers.

With a compressive array of on-site facilities, you need not venture far to stay entertained. These facilities include:

The Camelot Spa
Babysitting services by prior arrangement
Laundry service at a surcharge
An enticing Swimming Pool
Tennis courts
Two magnificent restaurants
IHS students work experience
A disabled room for guests in wheelchairs
A dedicated Travel Desk
Credit card facilities for added convenience

Franschhoek Offerings

Le Franschhoek Hotel & Spa’s friendly in-house Travel Desk can assist in finding the best things to do in Franschhoek and its interesting neighbouring areas.

Some of the most prominent Franschhoek activities include:

Horse riding – including wine tasting on horseback
Hiking in the glorious countryside and the Hottentots Holland Nature Reserve
Numerous wine tours and food and wine pairings at over 20 local wine estates
Tours on the wine tram
Fine dining options at award-winning restaurants
Cheese tastings
Chocolate tastings
Fly fishing in exquisite surroundings
Tours to the Diamond Works
The Nelson Mandela statue at Doorndraai Prison, the site of his release
Art galleries
Golf at Pearl Valley