Enter our Valentines competition to win a spot in a themed Valentine’s Day cooking class at Leopard’s Leap

We’re not sure if it’s our breathtaking mountains, our small village atmosphere or our superb food and wine that makes Franschhoek such a perfect place for romance, but so many people here find it easy to say “I love you”. We truly believe Franschhoek is one of the most romantic destinations in the world. With the month … Read more

Franschhoek to showcase at this year’s SAADA Expo

Regarded as one of South Africa’s leading wine producing regions and premier culinary destination Franschhoek is also home to some of our country’s finest artists. This year internationally acclaimed potter, David Walters, together with The Old Corkscrew, Holden Manz and Ebony, will be exhibiting at the annual The South African Antiques Art and Design Association … Read more

Introducing Franschhoek’s Wine Dogs

Franschhoek may be well known for its superb wines and world class cuisine, but did you know that it is also home to some of the most loyal, and cutest dogs? Regarded as ‘man’s best friend’ we’ll be paying homage to these trusted furry friends, showcasing a different dog each month.  For January we’ll be … Read more

Barrels of fun at Grande Provence Harvest Festival

Celebrate the 2015 grape harvest with Grande Provence on Saturday, 28 February, with fun and laughter as the order of the day at their annual Harvest Festival. Start your morning at 9H00 with artisanal coffee and farm baked muffins followed by a day of grape picking, stomping, wine tasting and magnificent food.  Let the adventure … Read more

#FranscHHoek festivals to look forward to in 2015

With the new year almost in full swing now, we would like to wish you a superb year ahead! And if you are already dreaming about your next getaway, be sure to visit us in Franschhoek soon! Amongst others, these are some of the major festivals you can look forward to enjoying in Franschhoek this … Read more