What we love
A hotel with a difference, placed in the heart of the Franschhoek Valley, La Residence is truly sensational. Surrounded by vineyards, plum orchards and mountains
Setting the scene
A setting quite simply like no other. The vineyards and orchards provide a lovely in touch with nature vibe. The property is complimented by a spectacular mountain backdrop which makes the place just feel tranquil and surreal. The decor is exquisite and literally transports you to a whole other world of luxury accommodation. With an exemplary attention for detail, it's goes far beyond the means of a conventional hotel in it's approach.
Elaborate, contemporary, understated, elegant, and soulful are just a few of the words that spring to mind when describing the suites on offer. Each designed to a high spec with clear ideas in mind, we are confident that there's a suite for everyone here. With all boasting astounding views, you're truly spoilt for choice here.
Head into the quaint yet stunning village of Franschhoek and discover international cuisine at a variety of top quality restaurants. 'The Food and Wine Capital of South Africa' is the title that the locals live by and succeed in doing so spectacularly. Take in the flavours, styles, personalities and ingredients from all over the world and embrace one of the best places to eat and drink in the Southern Hemisphere.
A trip to this area of South Africa is not complete without the obligatory wine tasting on offer. Whether you're a novice or a connoisseur, there are tours available for all types. Be prepared to be impressed and educated by some of the leading experts in South Africa. Take advantage of the 2 fully qualified in-house therapists and immerse yourself in their range of treatments and massages. Make sure you leave time to absorb the stunning backdrop from the outdoor pool as well. Enjoy the tradition, history, culture and personality of Franschhoek or venture in the lively city of Cape Town.
Definitely a place to bring the whole family because despite being known for wine, discovering the best of outdoor life in South Africa has to almost trump it. Kids will enjoy the natural surroundings and unlimited space to be free in. The Hotel is more than willing to assist however required and has systems in place to cater for whatever you, as a parent, may wish for.
Take a 45 minute transfer from Cape Town International Airport
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