Mont Rochelle Hotel & Mountain Vineyards

5* out of 5 stars

Found in the heart of South Africa’s beautiful Winelands where the landscape feels more akin to a dream than reality, Mont Rochelle is an ideal place to stay for those looking to enjoy South Africa’s more laid back side.

Numbering just 16, the rooms are idyllic and extremely well appointed. All of the rooms come complete with both air conditioning as well as underfloor heating so you’ll be comfortable whatever the weather. Modern amenities such as satellite televisions and DVD players as well as luxurious Just So bath products only serve to heighten the sense of luxury.

Outside of your room you’ll find a stunning array of fabulous outdoor and leisure pursuits. There is an outdoor pool with jacuzzi for when you want to relax as well as mountain bikes and horse riding sessions on offer for when it’s time to get active. There is also a spa on-site that provides all manner of sumptuous treatments that will revitalise your senses and leave you feeling like a million dollars.

To really get the most out of the stay at this hotel, it is vital to get a taste of the wine made in Mont Rochelle’s very own vineyards. The Franschhoek Valley’s Meditterranean climate means the wines produced here are of the highest quality. Whether you’re into fruity reds or crisp, refreshing whites, even the most discerning wine connoisseur will find something to love in a bottle of Mont Rochelle. 



Shiraz Room

Relax in one of these four stunning rooms which boasts a king size bed as well as incredible views across the picturesque valley.

Merlot Room

The Merlot Rooms, which number six in total, look out over the nearby valley and are ideal for stay spent in total comfort.

Cabernet Room

From your Cabernet Room, step out onto your own private terrace from which you can take in stunning vistas. There is a total of six Cabernet Rooms.

Pinotage Suite

The Pinotage Suites treat guests with lavish seating areas and brillianr views. There are four Pinotage Suites.

Cap Classique Suite

In your Cap Classique Suite you can take a dip in your own private plunge pool, relax in your huge living area or simply take in the stunning surroundings. There are two Cap Classique Suites.



Food & Drink

Country Kitchen

Located in the wine tasting facility of mont rochelle vineyards, the country kitchen offers relaxed dining, with the slant on mediterranean fare. The perfect spot for an al fresco lunch or cosy dinner. As described by richard holmes, “it might only be a few minutes drive away but it’s a world apart when it comes to soaking up the sights and sounds of the winelands.’’ Wine tasting can be conducted at restaurant tables - a perfect way to see which wine goes best with dishes ordered.


Miko, the flagship restaurant with impeccable180-degree views over the Franschhoek valleyand a stunning terrace surrounded by glassdoors, gives you the feeling of an alfrescodining experience all year round. Miko’s cuisineis best described as a taster to South Africanfavourites with a twist. Each dish tells a story, meaning you can experience a little slice ofour South African memories.

Wine Tasting

The grounds at Mont Rochellecover 39 hectares (about 100 acres) andyou’re welcome to go exploring or enjoy a picnic on the estate – the kitchen can arrange a well-stocked picnic basket with a chilled bottle of wine (or two!).There are two restaurants, a cosy bar, a spa,a gym and a heated outdoor pool. That’s notforgetting a 37 hectare vineyard and wine cellar of course!