Franschhoek Wine Valley

Ashbourne House Guest House

Discover this meticulously restored colonial retreat in the quiet historic centre of the village. We offer you eight beautifully appointed rooms, a luxurious lounge, vine-shaded patios, wooden balconies overlooking a treed courtyard garden and heated swimming pool, as well as wonderful views of the surrounding mountains. All rooms are air-conditioned rooms with en-suite marble bathrooms, own entrance and private patio. The stylish decor of the house reflects the period elegance of its past, combined with contemporary design and modern comforts. Soak up the sunshine and pure mountain air while lounging on the sun deck under the palm trees. Delicious country breakfast with free range produce, fresh fruits, home made preserves and freshly baked bread and croissants. Log fires cocoon you in the green season.
Each room has: comfortable beds; wifi; air conditioning; television with DStv, mini bar; tea/coffee tray; snacks; safe; hairdryer; heater; heated towel rail; under floor heating; quality toiletries and bath robes. The new owners Tim and Nadine have one aim, to ensure guests experience Cape Winelands hospitality at its very best, with attention to detail and the highest of standards.

* Massages and Beauty Treatments on request (subject to availability)

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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’s Travellers’ Choice Awards 2020 - Top 25 Emerging Worldwide Destinations (15th position).
  • 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.


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

Office hours
Monday: 09h00 – 12h00
Tuesday to Friday: 09h00 – 16h00
Saturday: 09h00 – 13h00
Sunday: closed

Contact Details
+27(0) 21 876 2861



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