Franschhoek Wine Valley

La Galiniere Guest Cottages

La Galiniere Guest Cottages are ideally situated in the charming Franschhoek valley, just 15 minutes’ walk from the centre of the village. Located on a boutique vineyard, the two ‘AA Highly Recommended’, 3-star cottages provide comfortable and cosy self-catering accommodation at affordable prices.

Pinotage Cottage comprises two bedrooms (king or twin beds), shower room, and open plan living/dining room (with dining table and chairs and fireplace) and well-equipped kitchenette.

Merlot Cottage comprises two bedrooms (king or twin beds), bathroom, living room (with fireplace, dining table and chairs) and kitchen.

Each cottage has, as standard, a well-equipped kitchen(ette) (oven/hob, fridge freezer, microwave etc.), TV with basic DSTV channels, DVD player, guest toiletries, quality cotton linen and towels, complimentary tea/coffee/milk/sugar, fan heaters and cooling fans, hair dryers, blankets and a complimentary bottle of Cabernet Sauvignon made from grapes harvested on the farm.

Families are very welcome and high chairs and travel cots, are available. Babysitting can be arranged with advance notice and with an additional charge.

The cottages share their own outdoor swimming pool, braai and seating area. Secure off-street parking is provided. Early check-ins and late check-outs are usually possible during the off-peak season.

Please note that La Galiniere is a working farm and has four dogs that roam the farm freely.


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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