Franschhoek Mystery Weekend

It’s back! Due to popular demand and the sell out success of the inaugural weekend, visitors to the breathtakingly beautiful Franschhoek Wine Valley can look forward to a few more Mystery Weekends. The memorable weekend promises to add a dash of intrigue and spice to your life. For a mere R1 850 per couple, for the … Read more

France and South Africa celebrate culture, creativity and innovation

France – South Africa Seasons 2012 & 2013 Johannesburg, 10 May 2012 – A multifaceted bilateral collaboration between France and South Africa, concluded last year by the heads of states of France and South Africa, moves into high gear this winter as the first French Season in South Africa kicks off. The essence of this … Read more

The Owner’s Cottage at Grande Provence now offers Bed & Breakfast Option

15 May 2012 – Due to popular demand by local and international guests,Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate, Franschhoek is pleased to announce that The Owner’s Cottage now offers a Bed & Breakfast rate. The luxurious 5-star graded Owner’s Cottage has previously only been available to guests on an exclusive-use basis. However, due to such a … Read more

Gerard Holden inducted into SA chapter of Commanderie de Bordeaux

Gerard Holden, co-owner of Holden Manz, the magnificent boutique wine estate nestled between two rivers with majestic Franschhoek mountain views, has been inducted into the Commanderie de Bordeaux en Afrique de Sud, the South African chapter of the worldwide Commanderie that unites wine lovers with a passion for Bordeaux. Gerard, former chemical engineer and formidable … Read more