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Realou
Realou, situated in the heart of the Franschhoek Village, South Africas Gastronomical Capital, is home to 25 % of South Africa`s Five Star chefs . All within walking distance to the countries best restaurants and wine farms.

Family Suite
The Family Suite is located on Cabriere street which is in the heart of Franschhoek Village, and around the corner from the areas famous restaurants. This suite has a separate spacious Bedroom, with a fully equipped PC ( MS Office ) that has free 24/7 ADSL Internet Access with a a desk and a chair. A Chaise Lounger as well as two three Quarter beds that can be made into a Queen Size bed.

It also has a separate lounge with another TV and a kitchenette with a fridge and Microwave. It also has a washbasin and a separate bathroom with a walk in shower and toilet. The lounge has two Armchairs and Settee which can be pulled out into a very comfortable double bed.

It also has a separate entrance into the garden and one onto the street. The garden gates are fitted with pin code pads for easy and secure access to the town. Both the lounge and the bedroom have a remote controlled fan and light switches.

Each room has a dedicated satellite decoder and a TV remote allowing the guest to watch any of 70 satellite channels. All decor and furnishings are of the highest quality. The white bathrobes, slippers, candles, elegant wine glasses and luxurious towels will make you feel special

Harley Suite
The Harley Suite is also on Cabriere street and it has a separate Bedroom with separate toilet and bathroom with deep Victorian bath. All decor and furnishings are of the highest quality and the white bathrobes, slippers, candles, elegant wine glasses and luxurious towels will make you feel special and pampered.

The suite has separate entrances for the garden and street and has a PC with 24-hour free ADSL Internet Access.

Honeymoon Suite
The Honeymoon Suite is on van Wijk Street side which is in the heart of Franschhoek Village and around the corner from the areas famous restaurants This suite has a spacious bedroom, with a luxurious Queen size double sleigh wooden bed. It has a mezzanine level , accessed by wooden Oregon staircase that has a PC that has free 24/7 ADSL internet access a desk and chair.

This loft/mezzanine floor also has a lounge with another TV and a kitchenette with a microwave. It has a TV and a Wine Cooler stocked with one of Franschhoeks finest wines The separate bathroom, fitted with marble finish , also has a washbasin and a walk in shower and toilet. It has a Jacuzzi hot tub.

The lounge has two armchairs and settee that can be pulled out into a very comfortable double bed. It also has a separate entrance into the garden and easy access to street.

The garden gates are fitted with pin code pads for easy and secure access to the town. Both the lounge and the bedroom have a remote controlled fan and light switches. This unit has its own breakfast table under the reed veranda overlooking the garden.

Each room has a dedicated satellite decoder and a TV remote allowing the guest to watch any of 70 satellite channels. There is also four audio channels that get piped through the multi-room stereo system allowing a selection of classical rock and local Radio Stations.

All decor and furnishings are of the highest quality. The white bathrobes, slippers, candles, elegant wine glasses and luxurious towels will make you feel special.

Facilities & Services:

  • Honeymoon Couples
  • Laundry Service
  • Wine Tasting
  • Self-Braai / Barbecue
  • Jacuzzi
  • Spa
  • Internet Access
  • Wi-Fi
  • Fireplace on the Premises
  • Garden
  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Other Language
  • Communal Television
  • Swimming Pool
  • Communal Satellite TV
  • Other


Realou Activities:

Franschhoek is close to the following amenities (in Km):
Theatre(10), Wine Farms(2), Berg River(5), Flyfishing(5), Fresh Water Lake-windsurfing(30), Mountains(3), Nature Reserve(5), Forest(7).

Realou Map:

Health & Climate:

None - except that it gets very hot in summer and sometime snows in winter.

Other Accommodation near Realou:

Accommodation options within 8km from Realou include:


Auberge Bligny

Auberge Bligny

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Auberge Bligny is an 1861 Victorian homestead in the historic centre of Franschhoek. It has 8 en suite bedrooms with private entrances.


From: R575.00
per person sharing
The Ivy

The Ivy

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The most beautiful luxurious self catering apartments in the heart of the village and within walking distance to all shops and restaurants.



Reeden Lodge

Reeden Lodge

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Located some 5 minutes walk from Franschhoek Village. Self-contained, fully equipped unit with fireplace and braai area and use of swimming pool. Scenic walks and tours could be arranged.



Kruger House Guest Cottages

Kruger House Guest Cottages

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Three luxury self catering cottages situated in the beautiful village of Franschhoek. Fully equipped and serviced daily with aircon, Satelite TV, fire places, outside gas braai, washing machine, dryer, ironing facilities



Los Olivos at the Yard

Los Olivos at the Yard

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Los Olivos at the Yard are situated in the centre of Franschhoek in The Yard an upmarket piazza surrounded by gently-flowing waterways offering the best location.