L’ermitage, Franschhoek borders on the Mont Rochelle Nature Reserve and is within safe walking distance of the village. The Fransche Hoek Wine Estate, Cape Winelands, South Africa is a large 102 hectare gated property with abundant fynbos and bird species, surrounded by mountains and fabulous scenery.
Guests can enjoy walks amongst the vines and also view the swathes of fynbos growing on Fransche Hoek Wine Estate, Cape Winelands, South Africa. L’ermitage has lovely gardens, with clipped green lawns, water features and roses.
The Franschhoek Valley has a mystique and allure that draws visitors from far and wide to sample the wines and enjoy a wide variety of cuisine, from the very best gourmet fare to delicious homemade cakes and pub meals. The town is known as the French Capital due to its French Huguenot heritage and love of fine food. Wonderful festivals are held here throughout the year including one to celebrate Bastille Day in July.
Take the N2 highway towards Stellenbosch. Turn off onto the R310 (Baden Powell) into Stellenbosch. Continue on the R310 through Stellenbosch, and over the Helshoogte pass. Turn right onto the R45 and continue through Franschhoek up to the Huguenot Monument. Turn left and continue for 600 metres / 656 yards to the gates of the hotel.
Take the N1 highway to Paarl. Take the R45 (Klapmuts) off-ramp and continue to the Franschhoek turn off. Continue on the R45 past various wine estates to the right turn to Franschhoek (remain on the R45). Continue through Franschhoek up to the Huguenot monument. Turn left and continue for 600 metres / 656 yards to the gates of the hotel
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