Franschhoek is one of our favourite wine land towns, a must for foodies and wine-lovers.
Mount Rochelle, previously La Couronne, has breath-taking views of the valley and is located just outside of town with only 16 rooms and 6 suites spread out over three wings.
With long-standing, dedicated staff nothing is too much trouble for this boutique hotel.
Rooms boast air conditioning, under-floor heating, mini bar, satellite TV, DVD player, telephone, safe, complimentary tea and coffee tray and Molton Brown bathroom amenities.
When you are not out exploring, the hotel has a gym, wellness centre, Jacuzzi, sauna, outdoor pool, mountain bikes and horse riding can be arranged. On-site dining includes a colonial bar, Mange Tout fine dining restaurant, country kitchen with al fresco dining, room service and even picnic baskets made to order!