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Mont Rochelle Hotel

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Dassenberg Road, Franschhoek 7690 , South Africa (Formerly La Couronne Hotel)
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Ranked #6 of 9 Hotels in Franschhoek
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Worcester, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
17 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A gorgeous drive to Franschhoek from Cape Town , very easy with with breathtaking scenery . A beautifully attractive but understated hotel awaited us, immaculate but as one would expect as it's only been owned by Ricard Branson since June I believe, a superb refurbishment, Very stylish decor with some wonderful design flair. We ate in the restaurant, attentive staff... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for 3 nights on our honeymoon. The hotel was only open for only 2 weeks with the country kitchen not open while we stayed however this didn't let the hotel down too much. We stayed in a Merlot Room which was small but not cramped by any means. The hotel did feel "empty" but due to the fact... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We stayed at the hotel for 5 days and 4 nights, went wine tasting, tried out the gym, had breakfast and dinner at the restaurant. Killer amazing food, wine and service was phenomenal!! I would go back in a heart beat.

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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Mont Rochelle is without doubt a stunning place, its location in the rolling hills of Franschhoek and overlooking the town quite breathtaking. The hotel itself contained all the mod cons, nice outdoor pool (freezing cold but so invigorating especially with the view), rooms more than adequate and food of very good quality although we only ate breakfast there - there's... More

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28 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

By the time this review appears Mont Rochelle will be closed for three months until August for refurbishment after it was recently acquired by Sir Richard Branson's luxury hotel collection. We must have been one of the last guests to to say there but there was no slippage in standards. Very comfortable room, excellent staff and very friendly service. Delicious... More

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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15 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Ever stayed anywhere a second time and been rather disappointed by the experience? Well, that didn't happen to us at Mont Rochelle. If anything, the 2nd visit was better than the first, but then we did treat ourselves to a Cabernet room, rather than staying in a Shiraz room, as we did on the first occasion. The food at the... More

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sevenoaks
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We stayed here for two nights on a touring holiday of South africa and cannot fault the hotel in any way . The situation is fantastic and the hotel staff were all friendly and efficient . We ate there on both nights and the food was the finest we had on our whole trip . It was a very enjoyable... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
15 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

How would you like to spend two nights in a hotel suite which is beautifully appointed and is surrounded by mountains and vineyards? Oh go on then force me. Mont Rochelle's photos do not do it justice at all. Really friendly people who went that extra yard to ensure your enjoyment, a wine tasting and a picnic opportunity could not... More

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

We arrived at 9am, tired after a night flight and was welcomed with an upgrade and immediate occupancy, We were also invited into breakfast which has the most amazing choice. Nothing better than a glass of bubbly to start the day. The hotel is situated a pleasant 10 minute stroll behind the village but in a lovely peaceful location. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

What a wonderful place! We were met with a glass of delicious wine, however on being taken to our room we went down several flights of stairs and wondered where we were going but soon found out, we were shown to a room with a superb view over Franschhoek, amazing! The staff at the hotel were very helpful and very... More

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Address: Dassenberg Road, Franschhoek 7690 , South Africa (Formerly La Couronne Hotel)
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Mont Rochelle Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 22
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