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Feeling spontaneous? Franschhoek Mystery Weekends are back – and with them soon to take a break, you won’t want to miss this.

The thrill of a mystery weekend in Franschhoek awaits, a must-add activity for the winter Winelands’ calendars.

Ideally suited for those looking for a weekend away sans any stress or planning…and unveiling the very best of what Franschhoek’s Valley Of Dreams has to offer, Franschhoek’s popular ‘Mystery Weekends’ are back for the last time for a while and before taking a break, with the promise of surprise, ultimate relaxation and pure indulgence.

Imagine an all-inclusive Winelands getaway, where your weekend has been meticulously planned for you from check-in to check-out, ticking all the boxes that Franschhoek is so renowned for – luxurious accommodation, award-winning wines, gourmet cuisine and bespoke experiences. Ideally suited to those seeking a reprieve from the hustle and bustle of modern living, the experience begins with an exclusive check- in event where you’re invited to mingle over a glass of wine before opening your special Mystery Weekend box, containing all the exciting details of your weekend plans to follow.

Winter in the Winelands offers a unique charm; roaring fires, more excuse for red wine and less crowds Guests of the Mystery Weekends are invited to soak up all this goodness in the unrivalled setting of the Franschhoek valley as they enjoy the VIP perks that go hand-in-hand with the tried and test recipe for weekend happiness.

For the months of June, July and August, ensure that your calendar plans allow for a little excitement and spontaneity in the form of these mystery weekends. You could be one of the last lucky couples to revel in a full itinerary of unfolding fun, so be sure to book ahead to avoid disappointment.

The all-inclusive weekend is centred solely on fun without the hassle of weeks of planning. Guests are invited to purely ‘live in the moment’, as they enjoy their luxury accommodation, delectable dining, wine tastings and unique activities that are part and parcel of this unique adventure.

The surprises may be the unexpected element of these weekends but the usual Franschhoek flair and warm welcomes are something guests have come to love and expect from a visit to the valley. The Mystery Weekends have been a huge success in the past and the organisers can attest to this, by the fact all guests that return/repeat basis.

The confirmed dates for this year’s Franschhoek Mystery Weekends are:

  • 16 – 18 June 2023
  • 28 – 30 July  2023
  • 25 – 27 August 2023


R8800 per couple, per weekend.

Full payment secures the package.


– Two nights’ accommodation

– Breakfast daily

– A surprise event on the Friday night

– Dinner on the Saturday night and

– Lunch on the Sunday. T & Cs apply

– Bespoke Franschhoek experiences

For bookings or queries please contact

Terms and Conditions

• Rates are for two persons sharing per weekend.
• Full payment confirms your booking.
• Not transferable and non-refundable.
No children or infants allowed.
• Excludes transport and flights.
• Accommodation, meals and activities are not transferable.


What is a Mystery Weekend?

It is a weekend of surprise, relaxation and pure indulgence in Franschhoek. Ideally suited to couples, the Franschhoek Mystery Weekends are packaged for you and will reveal Franschhoek’s finest wines, world-class cuisine, bespoke experiences and so much more. Please note that you will only find out where you are staying and eating on the day of registration (the Friday of your weekend).

What are the dates for this year’s Mystery Weekends?

Don’t miss out, there are three Mystery Weekends in 2023:

  •  16 – 18 June 2023
  • 28 – 30 July 2023
  • 25 – 27 August 2023

Are the experiences that are part of my package, different to previous Mystery Weekends?

New and old!

Are the experiences that are included in my package compulsory or transferable?

The experiences are not compulsory, but should definitely not be missed. All of the experiences have been carefully handpicked to make your stay more memorable. Please note that none of the experiences are transferable for cash and can not be redeemed at a later date.

What does registration on the Friday entail?

Registration takes place in Franschhoek from 14h00 – 17h00. Pick your lucky box that has your accommodation and breakfast surprise along with some other treats.

How do I book my Mystery Weekend package?

Simply email us at We will assist with the booking and payment options available.

What are the payment options?

In order to confirm the booking, we need full pre-payment. You can pay for your booking via credit card or EFT.

Can I cancel my booking?

Unfortunately not. Your booking is 100% non-refundable. But please contact us if you do have a problem, if we can re-sell the room, we are happy to transfer the payment to one of the other dates available in the year, but this cannot be guaranteed.