Franschhoek Wine Valley

Enter our #franscHHoekmoments Instagram Video competition and WIN a weekend for two

We’re giving away a luxurious weekend for two in Franschhoek – to one lucky Instagrammer! Capture 15 seconds of footage of yourself or your friends enjoying #franscHHoekmoments, whether that’s tasting wine in the valley or enjoying the sights and sounds of Franschhoek and share it with us.

The winner will get to experience the ultimate #franscHHoekmoments with this amazing prize:

FIRST PRIZE – for the best #franscHHoekmoments video uploaded to Instagram

  • A two night stay for two persons sharing at Angala Boutique Hotel and Guesthouse with breakfast included
  • Lunch for two at La Residence Hotel
  • A voucher for two persons at Allora Restaurant valued at R400
  • Chocolate and wine pairing for two persons at La Bri Wine Estate
  • A voucher for a box of assorted cheese from Dalewood Fromage  (valued at R250)
  • 6 Bottles of Blanc de Noir from Lynx Wines


  • A two night stay for two at Auberge Clermont
  • Taste of Grande Provence experience for 2 people plus 2 bottles of Grande Provence Wine
  • La Motte Winelands Tea for two
  • A voucher for a box of assorted cheese from Dalewood Fromage  (valued at R250)

There are also a few spot prizes up for grabs on the last Friday of every week, including:

  • A Wine and Charcuterie Tasting at Bread & Wine for two persons
  • A one-night stay for 2 people at Avondrood Guesthouse including breakfast
  • 6 bottles of Kastanje 2013 from La Chataigne
  • 6 bottles of Sauvignon Blanc 2014 from Noble Hill
  • Award-winning La Motte Food and Wine Tasting for two
  • 6 bottles of Klein Babylonstoren wines from Backsberg Wine Estate (valued at R672)
  • A Biodiversity walk with Rob Armstrong from Haut Espoir with wine tasting for two
  • A guided mountainside hike at La Motte Wine Estate for two
  • A 3 course lunch for 2 at the Country Kitchen at Mont Rochelle, including a wine tasting

How to enter:

Entering is easy. All you have to do is whip out your phone whenever you’re enjoying #franscHHoekmoments, film 15 seconds of your experience on your phone, upload it to Instagram and tag #franscHHoekmoments.

You could be spending a weekend of the most amazing #franscHHoekmoments in the gorgeous Franschhoek Valley with someone special (and enjoy a bit of Instagram fame for a few days).

The competition is open from 31 March – 30 April 2015. You can find the competition terms and conditions at the end of this post.

Have a look at our Instagram video below for an example of what we are looking for! So what are you waiting for? Go out and have some fun in Franschhoek!


Competition time: Upload a video of your #franscHHoekmoments to Instagram, tag #franscHHoekmoments and stand a chance to WIN! We're giving away a luxurious weekend for two in FranscHHoek, plus weekly spot prizes! Details on our blog today. Link in bio.

A video posted by Franschhoek Wine Valley (@franschhoek_sa) on



  1. By entering the Competition, you agree to the Competition Terms and Conditions listed below.
  2. The Competition is open to South African residents only, aged 18 years and older (“Eligible Entrant”).
  3. The Competition starts at 12:01 on 31 March 2015 and closes at midnight on 30 April 2015.
  4. The judging process will take place immediately following the end of the Competition.
  5. Your Instagram profile settings must be PUBLIC and the eligible VIDEO must be tagged #franscHHoekmoments
  6. Inappropriate, obscene, threatening, dangerous, or abusive content is not permitted, and those entries will be disqualified. No spam or unlawful content is permitted. All content must comply with Instagram terms of use.
  7. The Competition is free of charge, and the entrant may submit an unlimited number of entries, as long as each entry is different and the amount and content does not qualify as “spam”.
  8. If you are awarded the prize and are unable to claim your prize, there is no in place compensation. The giveaways are non-transferable and cannot be redeemed for cash.
  9. This #franscHHoekmoments Instagram Video Contest is dependent on skill, and chance plays no part in the judging process.
  10. The winners will be notified via Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and on our website sometime after the close of the Competition on 30 April 2015.
  11. The entrant agrees to all Instagram terms and conditions listed here.
  12. The prize includes and is limited to: A two night stay for two persons sharing at Angala Boutique Hotel and Guesthouse with breakfast included. Lunch for two at La Residence Hotel. A voucher for two persons at Allora Restaurant valued at R400. Chocolate and wine pairing for two persons at La Bri Wine Estate. A voucher for a box of assorted cheese from Dalewood Fromage  (valued at R250). 6 Bottles of Blanc de Noir from Lynx Wines
  13. The prize does not include: Items of a personal nature. Meals not specified. Transportation costs.
  14. The prize is valid for two people only.
  15. The judges decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  16. By entering the competition, you agree to the promotional use of your video and images across Franschhoek Wine Valley's social media and website channels.

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