Mont Rochelle is a stunning 26-bedroom hotel and vineyard just under an hour’s drive from Cape Town in the town of Franschhoek in South Africa. Perched on a vine-clad hillock with fabulous 360-degree mountain views, it has the most enviable position in Franschhoek, with beautiful gardens, décor that is both classy and hip, faultless service and generous extras. Mont Rochelle has 22 rooms including six suites all arranged around the main building. Occupying 39 hectares of vineyards and hills, the hotel produces wine on-site, and guests can tour the cellars or wander the paths between vineyard plots. There are 2 restaurants at Mont Rochelle and guests can either dine al fresco at the informal Country Kitchen or enjoy gourmet meals at Miko, the main restaurant. The Mont Rochelle Hotel bar serves a variety light bites throughout the day, and offers a terrace where you can soak up the sun.
Why we like it
Beautiful grounds with breathtaking views
It has one of the most beautiful tennis courts in the winelands region
Everywhere has a feeling of space
Wonderful afternoon picnics at the pond
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Franshoek, South Africa