Leeu House, Franschhoek
|12 Huguenot Road, 7690, Franschhoek, Western Cape, SOUTH AFRICA.|
Description: Leeu HouseLocated in the heart of the charming village of Franschhoek, Leeu House is set in a traditionally styled Cape Dutch building. This new family-friendly boutique hotel offers secluded privacy, great gourmet cuisine and top class service and facilities in a tranquil, country guesthouse atmosphere.
Ideally placed for relaxing stays in this vibrant village, in the midst of the Cape Province Winelands, Leeu House is within easy reach of all the attractions of Franschhoek, including the unique wine tram, which offers fascinating tours through the vineyards in a historic restored open-sided tram. With forty-eight restaurants and fifty-two wine farms in the valley, Franschhoek is a gourmet and wine enthusiast's paradise, and as a part of the Leeu Collection, guests at Leeu House can enjoy magnificent gastronomic menus at Leeu House's own restaurant, The Conservatory, and at The Dining Room at sister property Leeu Estates, The Tasting Room and The Living Room at Le Quartier Français, and Heritage Square. The Tuk Tuk Microbrewery also offers a truly immersive experience, where guests can watch craft beer being brewed in the uniquely designed interior, featuring a vaulted ceiling, exposed brick and sandblasted walls, and copper and stainless steel service pipes running overhead.
As of 2016, all guests at Leeu House guests have full access to the world-class facilities and spectacular grounds at Leeu Estates, a five-minute drive away. Leeu House itself boasts a large outdoor swimming pool, set in delightful private gardens.
Type of rooms: Leeu HouseClassic Room:
With an average size of 35 sq m, the four comfortable and spacious Classic rooms offer easy access to the lounge, conservatory and pool area. Two have full bathrooms, the other two have only showers.
With an average size of 43 sq m, one of the two spacious Deluxe rooms is situated on the ground floor, the other on the first floor with lovely mountain views.
Deluxe room with Terrace:
With an average size of 53 sq m, there are four Deluxe rooms with terraces, one of which enjoys views of the mountain from the window and the other easy access to the pool. Two have double or twin sofa beds that can sleep two children.
Grande Suite with Terrace:
With an average size of 65 sq m, the two Grande Suites have terraces and offer his and hers walk-in dressing rooms. One has a patio with outside seating and the other offers easy access to the lounge and conservatory facilities. Each has a double sofa bed that can sleep two children.
All rooms and suites feature: media hub in the writing desk with high-speed Wi-Fi access, including international sockets/plugs; Nespresso coffee machine and mini bar; iPad on request; air-conditioning with individual temperature control; underfloor heating in the bathroom; high-definition flat-screen Smart television; electronic safe; slippers and bathrobes; double vanities; hair-dryer; 220V voltage with built in international adapter plugs.
Additional information: Leeu House
Airport transfers are available on prior request. Charges apply.
Number of rooms: 12
Official category: 5 stars.
Languages spoken: English, Afrikaans.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard.
GPS Coordinates: 33° 54' 47.84'' S 19° 7' 16.66'' E
Nearest airport: Cape Town International Airport - 66,8km.