Join us for great hospitality in a stylish and modern guesthouse with luxurious fittings, furnishings and spacious air-conditioned rooms with beds that sleep so well.
Enjoy the air of relaxation and understated elegance in this classic Cape Dutch architecturally styled house set in the village of Franschhoek.
This is the ideal spot from where to explore the many features of the winelands and even farther afield in the Western Cape as we are centrally located - with-in an hour or so's drive to most attractions.
The valley offers wine & cheese tasting, cellar tours, hiking, climbing, cycling, fishing, golf, horse riding, cycling, tennis, picnics, jazz every Friday in season, monthly classical concerts, shop till you drop, paragliding, health spas, facials and massages.
The four bedrooms have air conditioning, top class beds, crisp white percale linen, soft gowns, individual satellite TV, tea & coffee trays, 100% wool carpets, safes, UK wall plugs and hairdryers.
The décor follows the theme of understated elegance with each room having it's own distinctive character. The Balinese furniture perfectly matches the gentle colours in each room.
The en-suite bathrooms are modern with power showers, heated towel rails, bath sheets and bath towels are provided, stylish terracotta tiles and unique backlit mirrors, To add to your comfort we are a non-smoking establishment.
The first of these two rooms is finished in honey and antique.
A lovely mix of browns and tans. The second room is tastefully finished in Wedgewood blue and blends well with the lime-wash cane furnishings and fittings.
These two rooms are fitted with king size beds that can be made into twin beds on prior request. The spacious bathrooms have separate bath and shower units. Both rooms have exquisite mountain views.
Three Deluxe rooms
Our top of the range rooms finished is in light colours offset by the dark Java hardwood furnishings (on the ground and first floor). There is ample wardrobe space for the serious traveller with a walk-in dressing room.
A Luxurious king size bed which can also be made into twins by prior request and a spacious bathroom with corner bath and separate shower unit.
This stylish self catering cottage (non 5-star accommodation facilities) has 2 bedrooms with queen size beds, a mezzanine open room with 2 single beds, an open plan dining and kitchen area and a spacious lounge.
It has north and east covered patios and is in a beautiful garden.
To add to your comfort we are a non-smoking establishment.
From Cape Town International airport
Follow the signs to N2 & Somerset West. At exit 33 turn left to Stellenbosch on R310 (Baden Powell). Follow the R310 as it winds into & through Stellenbosch.
Watch for the right turn up Hells Hoogte after you pass the Merc & VW dealers. Over the pass and down through Pniel, pass Boschendal then turn right to Franschhoek on the R45. This is a 50 minute drive.
As you enter Franschhoek , the R45 is Huguenot Street (the main street running through the town), take a left turn into Uitkyk Street, there is a Gable Manor sign on the corner and a sign to Chamonix Wine Farm, opposite the new Spar shopping centre and before the BP petrol station.
Beyond two stop streets turn left into Malherbe Street, we're the second house on the left. Please park in the parking bays provided in the driveway.