Mont Rochelle Hotel

CEDARBERG RATING

Luxury

Overview

  • Mont Rochelle has a stunning hillside setting on a working wine estate
  • Private wine tasting, cellar tours even wine-tasting on horseback on offer
  • Choice of stylish & individually decorated rooms and suites
  • Flowing gardens and terraces are the hallmark of Mont Rochelle
  • Welcomes children
  • Only minutes by car, or an easy vineyard walk, to Franschhoek

Mont Rochelle hotel has a dramatic hillside setting at the top of the Franschhoek valley, with breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding blue-purple mountains and vineyards.

Accommodation

The elegant thatched five star Mont Rochelle hotel has 16 rooms and 6 suites ranging in size and style, situated in three different wings of the hotel giving you the feeling of being in a private manor house. Each is individually decorated with air-conditioning, satellite television, dvd player, bathrobes, minibar, tea/coffee facilities and underfloor heating. The Shiraz and Merlot rooms have courtyard or valley views whilst the Cabernet rooms have valley views and private terraces. The Pinotage suites have valley views from the bedroom and lounge areas. The Cap Classique suites have private terraces or courtyard gardens with plunge pools and king-size beds.

You have a choice of two restaurants with the signature Miko Restaurant and the more relaxed Country Kitchen restaurant. The Country Kitchen is joined to the wine cellar, and is ideal for delicious lunches and light meals, or relaxed dinners (Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights only). Other amusements in this spacious hotel include the colonial cigar bar, wine cellar and wellness facilities at the pool with a sauna, jacuzzi and gym. Relax by the swimming pool, enjoy a drink at the pool bar or enjoy gentle country pursuits such as walking, mountain biking or horse-riding in the vineyards or trout fishing in one of the dams at Mont Rochelle.

Mont Rochelle hotel is set on its own wine estate and so private wine-tasting, cellar tours, even wine-tasting on horseback are all part of the experience. The picturesque village of Franschhoek, with its art galleries, bistros and interesting boutique shops, is but a short drive away or an easy stroll through the Mont Rochelle vineyards.

Mont Rochelle Hotel on the map

The perfect way to relax

"Mont Rochelle was the perfect return and way to relax for our final five days – food, service and location as well as the stunning South Africa weather in Jan was just superb."

Includes

Bed & Breakfast

Excludes

Spa treatments

Family Suitability

Family-friendly all ages

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