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Franschhoek Mystery Weekends your all-inclusive Franschhoek experience

March 2, 2022

Imagine an all-inclusive winelands getaway, where your weekend has been meticulously planned for you from check in to check out. You’d be forgiven for thinking it’s a dream, but this...

Two Regional Winners for Franschhoek in the Western Cape’s Annual Agri-Worker Competition 2021

December 23, 2021

Audrey September from the farm Uitkyk in the Bergrivier region was announced as the 2021 Western Cape Prestige Agri Awards winner at the annual competition held on Saturday,13 November 2021,...

Franschhoek Reaches Population Safety

November 26, 2021

We are very proud to announce that Franschhoek is the first town in South Africa to reach population safety across all our tourism sectors in our valley to have more...

Let’s Get Franschhoek Vaccinated

October 1, 2021

Although the vaccination drive nationwide is in full throttle, the Franschhoek Wine Valley is takings things up a gear to become the first town in South Africa to be 100%...

Art and so much more this October in Franschhoek

September 29, 2021

With the changing of the seasons the warmer weather is a welcome relief. Perfect for exploring one of South Africa’s premier lifestyle destinations, namely the Franschhoek Wine Valley. Home to...

Solo Travelling Through Franschhoek – SA’s Valley of Dreams

August 3, 2021

There are many travellers who claim that travelling alone is the best way to experience a destination, and more so in the times we currently find ourselves in. Solo travelling...

Franschhoek French Flair Weekend

July 14, 2021

Franschhoek is ready to welcome you this weekend to experience a bit of French flair! Despite the lack of alcohol and usual Franschhoek Bastille celebrations, our valley will be offering...

Franschhoek restaurant recovery initiative aims to help local restaurants

July 8, 2021

Following on the huge success of the Support Stellenbosch Restaurant Campaign initiative, which raised just over R1.7 million for restaurants in the Stellenbosch Winelands, the Franschhoek Wine Valley Tourism organization...

Winter promotions in Franschhoek

July 2, 2021

Although traditionally Winter symbolizes hibernation, the good news is that Franschhoek is still open for business and we can’t wait to welcome you to our charming village. Snow capped mountains...

Franschhoek Wine Valley Impresses Industry Critics

June 1, 2021

Internationally renowned wine critics, Jamie Goode and Treve Ring recently visited the Franschhoek Wine Valley where they were given the opportunity to sample some of the area’s finest wines. Regarded...

Val de Vie ranks as one of SA’s top residential estates

June 1, 2021

In a detailed research survey conducted by New World Wealth, which took a year to compile, the Top 10 residential estates in South Africa for 2019 have been announced with...

Hibernation bliss in Franschhoek this Winter

May 27, 2021

The slight chill in the air is a clear indication that Winter is almost here. Winter brings with it a myriad of comforts, but the best news is that Franschhoek,...

A memorable day for 24 graduates of the Franschhoek Hospitality Academy

May 27, 2021

Despite a torrid year for the 2020 Academy students and staff, 24 out of 25 students graduated at a ceremony in April held at the Franschhoek Cellar. The academic year...

Reset and rejuvenate with Franschhoek’s Mystery Weekends 2021

May 21, 2021

In these turbulent times we find ourselves in why not treat yourself to an all-inclusive winelands getaway, where your weekend has been meticulously planned for you from check in to...

Celebrating Moms in May

April 30, 2021

Make Mom feel extra special during the month of May by treating her to an unforgettable Franschhoek experience. Although Sunday, 9 May is officially Mother’s Day, Franschhoek is open to...

Celebrating Moms in May

April 30, 2021

Make Mom feel extra special during the month of May by treating her to an unforgettable Franschhoek experience. Although Sunday, 9 May is officially Mother’s Day, Franschhoek is open to...

Fun and adventure in Franschhoek this April

March 26, 2021

With the school holidays scheduled for end April why not plan a bit of fun and adventure in the Franschhoek Wine Valley. The weather is perfect to embark on the...

Fun and adventure in Franschhoek this April

March 26, 2021

With the school holidays scheduled for end April why not plan a bit of fun and adventure in the Franschhoek Wine Valley. The weather is perfect to embark on the...

Online Masterclass with Franschhoek’s Finest Chefs

March 3, 2021

Online Master Classes by Darren Badenhorst, Ryan Shell & Dave Schneider Cook along to some of Franschhoek’s favourites in aid of the Franschhoek Hospitality Academy – social uplift program training...

Soak up the last rays of Summer in Franschhoek

February 25, 2021

With a slight chill in the air in the mornings it is a gentle reminder to us that Summer is drawing to a close and Autumn is dusting off her...

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