We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 56 Franschhoek B&Bs / inns

Franschhoek Manor

5.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Dassenberg Road, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Hotel website
Hotel amenities
Special Offer
Winter Special!
Save Saved
You added Franschhoek Manor to your Saves list
Franschhoek Manor
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Ranked #8 of 56 Franschhoek B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Richard R Cape Town, South Africa
  • Overview
  • Reviews (174)
  • Photos (148)
  • Similar Hotels
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (25)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

174 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (25)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed for one night and really enjoyed our stay . Wolfgang is a wonderful host and we will be back when we are next in the Franschoek area . The hotel has wonderful gardens and majestic views of the mountains

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cape Town Central, South Africa
19 reviews 19 reviews
13 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Exquisite attention to detail - in the decor, the staff, the breakfast... A lovely warm welcome from Wolfgang and Christina on a rainy afternoon. Our party stayed in the Garden Suite and the Blue Room - both were beautifully furnished and lovely and warm on a very chilly day. The breakfast was delicious - and the presentation excellent. The kitchen... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fabulous 2 day stay here in July. We arrived tired & grumpy on a rainy day & were instantly cheered up when we saw our fabulous room ( think it was the junior suite). We had separate living room with big log fire, the ensuite was beautiful as was the bedroom. The house is just so tastefully... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Francisco, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

My fiancé and I spent our anniversary wine tasting in Franschhoek and were very pleasantly surprised by how warm and cozy the elegant Manor was, especially in light of the unplanned rain. We were given a free upgrade to the spacious Purple Room, which had a wonderful fireplace. There was a a shuttle to take us to our dinner reservations... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Wolfgang and Christina have a real gem here. Such a place of rest and refreshment! Wholeheartedly recommend for anyone looking for refreshment and relaxation! The room was absolutely spectacular. Get on the swing and enjoy the fresh air and impeccable gardens.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Mumbai (Bombay), India
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We had a lovely 2 night stay here with our 2 teenaged daughters. We had the master and junior suites overlooking the lovely garden. The weather was chilly but the rooms were beautifully decorated and extremely comfortable with heated bathroom floors. The breakfast consisted of a cold buffet and eggs to order. They had no hot options for vegetarians like... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
FranschhoekManor, General Manager at Franschhoek Manor, responded to this review

Dear Mamta, it was a pleasure to having you and your family here after the other part of your family joined us before. Also thanks for your review as it gives me an opportunity to clarify something. I think you had in mind our breakfast manual for "strickt" vegetarians and not vegetarians! Most of our dishes (with eggs) fit the... More

San Francisco, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We had a great time even though it was winter / raining. Our room had heated bathroom floors and a kitchenette. Breakfast was delicious and the coffee was solid! Wolfgang is a fantastic host. Hope to get back someday.

Was this review helpful? Yes
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We spent 3 nights at the Franschhoek Manor hotel and found the hotel to be exceptional. We booked the master bedroom which was better than the photo's that we viewed online and the bathroom was amazing with deep bath, and huge shower, all newly renovated. The hotel decor is sublime and Christina and Wolfgang are amazing hosts. Nothing is too... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We spent 4 days at Franschhoek Manor and were just amazed at the place. We actually stayed in the Master Bedroom that opened out onto the pool area. It was an exceptional suite. Wolfgang and Christina made us feel like lost friends, everything was thought of and nothing was too much trouble. We did the tram winery tour and a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Impeccably clean and a very comfortable 3 night stay. Attention to detail is fantastic, scrumptious breakfasts and friendly and welcoming staff and hosts. Recommend this Manor House to everyone. Will definitely be back next year May 2014.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Franschhoek Manor, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Franschhoek Manor? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Franschhoek Manor

Address: Dassenberg Road, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Phone Number:
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Franschhoek Manor 5*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline and BookingOdigeoWL so you can book your Franschhoek Manor reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

148 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (71)
Pool/beach area (9)
Hotel & grounds (17)
Dining (7)
View from room (3)
Room/suite (11)
Business center/function rooms (1)
Bathroom (1)
Other (22)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (78)
View from room (9)
Pool/beach area (5)
Hotel & grounds (13)
Room/suite (27)
Dining (6)
Bathroom (1)
Other (17)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
hotels in Franschhoek with
any amenities


Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Class
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Franschhoek Manor is a heaven of tranquility for all those looking for some rest and peace in luxurious surroundings with discreet service. We are not a hotel but a private Guest House five bedrooms and a Cottage to ensure top privacy for everybody. The Cape Dutch style Manor House in the form of an E is set amidst 7000 square meters of landscaped gardens with numerous intimate sitting areas and river frontage. It is located about 12 minutes walking distance of the village of Franschhoek and has lovely mountain views. Franschhoek Manor is eclectically luxuriously furnished with great attention to detail, service is discreet, and breakfast is sumptuous. It is served in the dining room. In warm weather, guest may also have breakfast on the main terrace overlooking the main garden. Our gardens are done in different colour schemes with 2 swimming pools, two gazebos, a trellises walkway and about 10 different sitting areas, some of them overlooking the river.A free shuttle service is available at 7pm or 8pm to restaurants within Franschhoek. For your free return we ask to call the service 20min. ahead! ... more   less 
Number of rooms

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Franschhoek Manor staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer