Franschhoek Wine Valley


It’s Gold for Babylonstoren and La Residence

The Babylonstoren Hotel has once again secured a spot on the prestigious Condé Nast Traveler Gold List. This is the third time in a row that the luxurious boutique hotel, situated in the heart of the Franschhoek Wine Valley, has been acknowledged by this internationally recognized lifestyle and travel publication.

 

 

Babylonstoren hotel

 

La Residence, best described as a tranquil haven of comfort and relaxation, also secured a spot on this internationally recognized and sought-after list.

 

 

La Residence

 

The US version of this acclaimed magazine named the Franschhoek accommodation establishments among the best in the world, and two of only five South African hotels to be included on this much-anticipated list. Furthermore the chefs in the popular Babel restaurant secured Babylonstoren a spot on the list of Best Hotel Breakfasts as well.

 

 

Babel at Babylonstoren

 

This year’s Gold List of the editors’ favourite hotels in the world spans six continents and 54 countries. They’re the hotels travellers return to time and again, and daydream about long after they are home. They’re the best in the world.

For the complete Condé Nast Traveler Gold List visit https://www.cntraveler.com/stories/2014-12-16/view-the-full-gold-list-2015-the-worlds-best-hotels. 


Franschhoek Wine Valley exists to:

  • Develop and implement marketing plans to profile the Franschhoek Wine Valley
  • Arrange and advertise events that support the Franschhoek Wine Valley brand image and which encourage visitors to the Valley
  • Represent the business interests of our members to the Stellenbosch Municipality
  • Aggregate the combined buying power of our members to leverage economy of scale benefits from service providers
  • Coordinate free advisory services and discussion forums to support our member’s businesses

Our Accolades

  • Tripadvisor Traveller's Choice Destination Winner 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015
  • Most Memorable Wine Route 2014, 2013 & 2012
  • Service Excellence Award - 2015
  • Best Tourism Event 2015 - Franschhoek Bastille Festival
  • Best Local Tourism Authority Information service 2013 & 2012

Tourism Levy

Certain establishments in Franschhoek may levy visitors with voluntary contributions towards the running of the FWV and to support local charities. Should visitors not wish to contribute to these causes, please indicate this to the relevant merchant.

Disclaimer

Maintenance & validity of all business operating permits, licences and registration certificates are the responsibility of the business owner. Franschhoek Wine Valley takes no responsibility for the renewal of the required legal business operating documentation.

 

Contact Us

Franschhoek Wine Valley

Physical Address
62 Huguenot Road
Franschhoek
7690

Office hours
Monday – Friday: 08h00 – 17h00
Saturday: 09h00 – 17h00
Sunday’s: 09h00 – 16h00

Contact Details
+27(0) 21 876 2861
info@franschhoek.org.za

Members

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