Spa treatments to be enjoyed at Babylonstoren this November

Like everything else at Babylonstoren, the Garden Spa is inextricably linked to the garden and the ever-changing seasons. We like to think of it as a living spa, set within a forest of bamboo with tranquil greenery and a myriad leiwater channels to set the tone. Some of our traditional treatment rooms are housed in our pavilion constructed of … Read more

La Motte Overall Winner: Best Farming Practices at 2016 Nedbank Green Wine Awards

La Motte Wine Estate is delighted about its latest recognition as the Overall Winner for Best Farming Practices in the 2016 Nedbank Green Wine Awards as well as being acknowledged as the Leader in Community Development. “Judges in the Best Farming Practices category looked at not only what goes into the bottle, but considered the … Read more

Franschhoek Craft Festival – 5 November 2016

Definition of Craft: An activity involving skill in making things by hand; denoting or relating to food or drink made in a traditional or non-mechanised way by an individual or a small company Get out of hand at the inaugural Franschhoek Craft Festival this summer. This one-of-a-kind festival takes place at Môreson—a blissful wine farm—on … Read more

A Sparkling Affair at Grande Provence

Join Grande Provence for A Sparkling Affair and embrace the shimmering Champagne lifestyle on the eve of the Franschhoek Cap Classique & Champagne Festival on Friday, 2 December. After making their debut at the Franschhoek Festival with their maiden Méthode Cap Classique last year, Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate has upped the ante this year … Read more

Franschhoek adds adventure tourism to its repertoire

Already a popular destination when it comes to food and wine experiences, Franschhoek has something fun and exciting in store for outdoor enthusiasts too. Adventure tourism in South Africa appeals to a thriving niche market and the Franschhoek Wine Valley caters to these needs with a variety of offerings. Ranging from a leisurely walk to … Read more