This traditional Cape house in the Dutch style is to be found in the charming French Huguenot Village of Franschloek. For foodies and wine-lovers, the area’s famous reputation will have already preceded your visit. Adored world-wide for its vintages and cuisine, the region is characterised by the rolling croplands, grand old oaks and boundless vineyards that yield such bountiful produce.

Luxury Holidays at Leeu House

Leeu House welcomes you following a picturesque drive from the airport that gives you a feel for the landscape and wine estates. Once here prepare to wind down and wake up in exclusive luxury – hosting a limited number of guests at a time, the hospitality is homely, warm and tailored just to you. Rooms are plush and spacious, all with en suite and full air conditioning. Superb in-house restaurants take pride in their friendly vibe where ‘every table is the chef’s table’, and your days are sure to begin heartily thanks to the hotel’s lovingly prepared country breakfasts.

Things to do at Leeu House

You’ll enjoy secure, off-street parking, and it’s only a minute’s walk to the local shops, galleries and restaurants. A refreshing swimming pool is onsite for guests’ convenience and respite from the South African sun. Why not order a glass of the local rosé from your waiter and wile away an afternoon on the comfy sunloungers? For a real dose of R&R, retreat to Keeu Spa at Leeu Estates. Its vineyard setting and organic Esse and TheraNaka™ treatment range combine with expertly administered therapies to create a sanctuary for mind, body and soul. There are three treatment rooms (one couple’s suite), a hair and nail salon and a tranquil plunge pool overlooking a lily pond. When it's time for action however, the list of available activities nearby will inspire your adventurous spirit: wine tasting on horseback, bicycle rental and a Jack Niklaus signature golf course being notable highlights.

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Accommodation

Classic Room

An average size of 32m²/344ft², two of these four comfortable and spacious rooms have full bathrooms; the other two have large walk-in showers.

Deluxe Room

An average size of 43m²/462ft², one of these two spacious rooms is situated on the ground floor looking onto the manicured gardens, the other on the first floor with lovely mountain views.

Classic Room with Terrace

An average size of 53m²/570ft², there are four rooms with terraces, two of which enjoy views of the mountain from their outside balconies, and one of which has easy access to the pool. Two have double or twin sofa beds that can sleep two children.

Deluxe Room with Terrace

An average size of 65m²/699ft², one of these two rooms with terraces offers a double walk-in dressing room and offers easy access to the lounge and conservatory facilities, the other has a patio with outside seating. Each has a double sofa bed that can sleep two children.

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Food & Drink

The Conservatory

Set in the vibrant epicentre of Franschhoek village, resident guests can enjoy leisurely meals in The Conservatory, or al fresco on the terrace. Breakfasts are highly rated and an all-day dining menu offers light meals with a focus on local produce from midday.