An artfully-restored highlands lodge in the heart of the Franschhoek Valley
Immersed in the lush winelands of the Franschhoek Valley in South Africa, Villa Grange is a three-bedroomed villa that is part of is part of the historic La Clé des Montagnes homestead.
Situated among the foothills of the dramatic Hawequas Mountains, this sophisticated property is conveniently located a mere 200 metres from the village centre where guests can enjoy the plentiful art galleries, fine restaurants and boutiques.
The villa is the perfect venue for those wishing to experience a luxurious lifestyle while sampling the region’s renowned wines and fine cuisine prepared from the freshest local ingredients.
Located within a working farm, guests have access to the estate’s helipad, tennis court, and barbecue and picnic area. However, the villa itself enjoys full privacy and security.
Guests can enjoy the sunshine from their private garden with lush, manicured lawns and swimming pool flanked by sun loungers. The shaded veranda is ideal for relaxed al fresco meals or catching up on a holiday read in the comfortable lounges.
Formerly a village barn, then a restaurant, then a jazz bar, this beautiful villa is brimming with local history. The interiors have been sensitively transformed into a comfortable home-from-home with high-beamed ceilings, solid wood furniture and luxuriant fabrics used in the furnishings, and the earthy colour palette reflects the seasonal hues of the surrounding orchards.
Guests can relax in plush sofas surrounding a large fireplace or enjoy a holiday read from the well-stocked library. The fully-equipped kitchen is perfect for preparing tasty meals to be enjoyed in the elegant dining area.
The three spacious bedrooms make the property ideal for up to six guests, though there is also a loft room available on request for children.
Villa Grange is the perfect base for exploring the stunning Franschhoek Valley and all it has to offer.
- Landscaped Gardens
- Mountain Views
2 x Garden Room – king-size bed, en-suite bathroom with bathtub & separate shower, and private patio
1 x Courtyard Room – king-size bed, en-suite bathroom with shower, and private patio
Loft – 4 x children’s beds
NB: Maximum occupancy of 6 adults + 2 children
|11 Jan 2023 - 10 May 2023||ZAR 38,800 per night|
|11 May 2023 - 30 Sep 2023||ZAR 35,000 per night|
|1 Oct 2023 - 19 Dec 2023||ZAR 38,800 per night|
|20 Dec 2023 - 10 Jan 2024||ZAR 53,150 per night|
Price per night. Minimum stay 2 nights during festive period. Additional children (6-16 yrs) may be accommodated in loft room; price on request.
- Fully-equipped kitchen
- Coffee machine
- Satellite TV
- DVD player
- Sound system
- Ceiling fans
- Underfloor heating
- Air conditioning
- Mountain & vineyard views
- Swimming pool (12 x 4.5 m)
- Landscaped gardens
- Outdoor lounge area
- Outdoor dining
- Sun loungers & umbrellas
- Barbecue & picnic area (shared)
- Tennis court (shared)
- Helipad (shared)
- Parking (shared)
- Concierge service
- Villa host
- Daily housekeeping
- Daily turndown service
- Daily continental & hot breakfast
- Daily snack basket & house drinks
- Bathrobes & slippers
- Luxury toiletries
- Optional community contribution fee
- Airport transfers
- Lunch & dinner
- Additional drinks
- Traditional South African Braii (barbecue)
- Communal South African dinner
- Curated picnics & platters
- Spa & massage treatments
- Helicopter tours
- Laundry & dry cleaning services
- Activities & excursions
- Weddings & events
Villa Grange is one of four individually-designed villas within the historic La Clé des Montagnes. The estate is within walking distance of the Franschhoek village centre, surrounded by the area’s renowned vineyards and imposing mountain terrain.
Guests will be enticed by the myriad of activities in the area including delightful picnics on the wine estates, gourmet tours and tastings, scenic helicopter flights, walks through vineyard trails or hikes in the mountains, or fly fishing in nearby dams to name but a few.
Moreover, acclaimed restaurants and art galleries are in abundance in the Franschhoek village, attracting discerning visitors from around the globe.
Village centre – 5 minutes’ walk
Cape Town Airport – 1 hour’s drive
Disclaimer: the location on the map may be approximate due to privacy reasons.