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La Ferme - Vive La Vie situated in Franschhoek with mountain views to leave you breathless, this beautiful thatched villa has been stylishly transformed into a true Franschhoek Guesthouse offering an intimate tucked away home. The swimming pool compliments the intimate garden with al fresco outdoor entertainment area.

Situated on the edge of the village a 15minute walk from the center it gives you a sense of relaxation from the hustle and bustle of the busy main road. In summer time the pool is just what you need to cool down or relax on your private outside patio before you leave for dinner in one of the many famous cafes or restaurants.

From the impeccable design of our bedrooms to the sweeping splendor and impressiveness of the accommodation at La Ferme Vive La Vie is truly incomparable. Exquisite detail awaits in every corner, while each space is finished to the highest standard.

Our three King suites are large and stylish, and two smaller Queen Suites all with natural light from windows and glass doors. Every room is different but the color palette uses unique and expertly matched hues. Each suite has a en-suite bathroom, one of the suites has a full bathroom with bath and shower and the other four suites with showers only.

Small outside garden and pool for you to relaxed after your visit to the main street and wine estates.

Area Info:

Franschhoek is a burgh in South Africa’s Western Cape with centuries-old vineyards and Cape Dutch ecclesiology. This small village nested at the bottom of a fertile valley in the heart of the Cape Winelands, surrounded by green hills and endless stern of grapevines. The village has an absorbing French past with magnificent wine possession and small French bakeries.

Although Franschhoek is small, it is huge on the culinary scene. The quint main road is lined with boutique and artisan restaurants that have been richly decorated with all kinds of awards. As the village is rich in French History (Franschhoek means “French Corner” in Dutch).

Franschhoek offers over 25 major wine estates in the area surrounding the quint village, including some of South Africa’s most respected names in wine making. The valley is small and easy to explore, suffice to say you will not be short of options!

From walking the village, cycle or jumping on the Wine Tram, there is something for all to do during your stay.

Franschhoek will pretty soon be a special place close to your heart.

Activities:

Outdoor Swimming Pool

Cancellation Policy:

Cancellation policy
1. “No Shows” will be charge at 100% fee of the entire stay.
2. Cancellations 0 – 14 days prior to arrival will be charged a 100% cancellation fee of entire stay.
3. Cancellations 15 – 31 days or more prior to arrival may cancel free of charge

Refunds - All refunds will have a 5% handling and administration fee

Facilities & Services available:

Honeymoon Couples
Airport Shuttle Service
Laundry Service
Dining room
Cots available
Fireplace on the Premises
Garden
Internet Access
Parking (off-street - open)
Wi-Fi
Afrikaans
English
Swimming Pool

Rooms and Units Available:

Our three King suites are large and stylish, and two smaller Queen Suites all with natural light from windows and glass doors. Every room is different but the color palette uses unique and expertly matched hues. Each suite has a en-suite bathroom, one of the suites has a full bathroom with bath and shower and the other four suites with showers only.

Autocreated, please rename and configure details -- Standard Queen Pool Suite

Leave the Franschhoek buzz behind and let the peace and comfort of our Superior Queen Room work its magic.

It’s easy to relax in this beautiful yet functional space. Take a moment or two to sink into your armchair and admire the views outside – and the original artwork inside. Here, comfort reigns, from your sumptuous queen bed to the bathroom with shower only.

Amenities include small fridge, Nespresso machine including coffee pots complimentary, kettle for tea, complimentary sparkling wine on arrival, TV with Netflix only, guest amenities, hairdryer, Air-conditioning.


Autocreated, please rename and configure details -- Standard Queen Suite - Mountain

This elegantly upstairs room immediately invites you to unwind. By day, windows bathe the room in natural light. And by night, with the curtains drawn and lights glowing over the walnut floors and paneling, it’s warm and welcoming.

Lie in your Queen Bed and feast your eyes on Franschhoek’s spectacular mountain views in this upstairs private suite! The room boasts a modern en suite bathroom with shower, exquisite views, access to the house’s private pool.

The Suite offers a Nespresso machine including coffee pots complimentary, kettle for tea, complimentary sparkling wine on arrival, TV with Netflix only, guest amenities, hairdryer, Air-conditioning,

NOTE - Stairs to get to room / room might be noisy 


Autocreated, please rename and configure details -- Superior King Suite Courtyard

Relaxing in the Superior King Courtyard Suite a must, offer an unprecedented stay,

Luxuriously appointed our Superior King Suite, provide amazing accommodation, this room provides the comfort of a 1 and smaller 2nd bedroom suite that can be use for family or friends sharing during there stay. You’ll relax in comfort with an inviting full king sized in suite 1 and in the smaller bedroom 2, with only a single bed in the room.

A separate sharing bathroom with shower only, the whole suite is decorated in tones of beige and blue.

This suite offers you a Nespresso machine including coffee pods complimentary, kettle for tea, complimentary sparkling wine on arrival, guest amenities, hairdryer, Air-conditioning, TV with Netflix only.

This room has no additional windows, only a double door leading onto the patio.

Note: this room is totally separate from the rest of the guesthouse.

The bathroom offers no windows only a extractor fan. The room only has


Autocreated, please rename and configure details -- Superior King Suite Mountain

Light, spacious, thoughtfully furnished.

Your Superior King Suite with Mountain Views situated on the first floor strikes just the right balance of considered style with comfort. The suite has been uniquely furnished, with original art pieces for a touch of inspiration. You’ll relax in comfort with an inviting full king sized bed, separate bathroom with a shower only.

This suite offers you also a seating area. Amenities include small fridge, Nespresso machine including coffee pots complimentary, kettle for tea, complimentary sparkling wine on arrival, TV with Netflix only, guest amenities, hairdryer, Air-conditioning.

Note: This room has no balcony or patio.


Autocreated, please rename and configure details -- Superior King Suite Upstairs

Uniquely furnished with thoughtful touches to make your stay a memorable one in the Superior King Suite Upstairs on the first floor.

Light streams into your King Room. Some feature is a bay windows, others a restful window seat where you can sit back and admire the view. All are deeply comfortable, with a traditional feel.

 

Take time to relish the finer details: original art, a gorgeous en-suite open plan bathroom with shower only.

Amenities include small fridge, Nespresso machine including coffee pots complimentary, kettle for tea, complimentary sparkling wine on arrival, TV with Netflix only, guest amenities, hairdryer.

Note: This room offers no Patio or Balcony


Terms and Conditions

Included in the Bed & Breakfast rate:
• 15% VAT • Breakfast each morning in the dining room
• 10% Discount Voucher from Holden Manz Wine Estate to be use during your stay only
• Use of the swimming pool
• Free parking at the guesthouse

Cancellation policy
1. “No Shows” will be charge at 100% fee of the entire stay.
2. Cancellations 0 – 14 days prior to arrival will be charged a 100% cancellation fee of entire stay.
3. Cancellations 15 – 31 days or more prior to arrival may cancel free of charge

Refunds - All refunds will have a 5% handling and administration fee

Directions:


From Cape Town, International Airport get on Settlers Way/N2 in Crossroads from Borcherds Quarry Rd/M22 heading northeast, slight left toward Michigan St then turn left toward Michigan St, then after approx. 120m turn right onto Michigan St. after 350m turn left onto Borcherds Quarry Rd/M22 after driving for approx. 700m use the left lane to merge onto Settlers Way/N2 via the ramp to Somerset. then after 3.4 km take exit 22A toward R300/Bellville and merge onto Kuils Rivier Rd/R300 drive for 14.0 km and merge onto N1 towards Paarl then take exit 47 toward Stellenbosch/Klapmuts/Wellingtong then follow Klapmuts- Simondium Rd then turn left onto R44 for approx. 1km then turn left onto Klapmuts-Simondium Rd, drive for 8km then turn right onto Franschhoek drive straight for 18km and turn left into Reservoir Street (Post Office on your right), straight up the road pass Kaap Agri mark 300m on your right, just before the Zebra Crossing you have reach La Ferme Vive La Vie.

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  • Accommodation Type: Guesthouse
  • Sleeps: 10
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 11:00 AM