Grande Provence Estate wears her 300-year-old history with dignity and grace. Nestled within the magnificent Franschhoek Valley of the Western Cape, her lush vines spread over 47 acres of South Africa’s heartland wine country. Grande Provence draws together heritage and contemporary chic to create a superb estate experience for guests. The Estate is a one-hour drive from nearby Cape Town and less than five minutes’ drive from the charming village of Franschhoek.
The Owner’s Cottage at Grande Provence was recently named one of ‘The 10 Most Fabulous Villas in the World’by Harper’s Bazaar magazine. It provides luxurious and exclusive en-suite accommodation for a maximum of 10 guests within a complex of charming historic Cape Dutch buildings. The beautifully appointed Cottage comprises four rooms, a deluxe suite, conservatory and lounge. A private outdoor entertainment area with a swimming pool and spa pool completes the picture.
The Estate is a working vineyard and home to the awarding-winning Grande Provence wines. Wine tastings and cellar tours are available. Voted the ‘Best Restaurant in Cape Town’, The Restaurant at Grande Provence presents superb seasonal menus showcasing delicious contemporary French-inspired cuisine. The Gallery and The Shop offer opportunities to view and purchase works from both established and emerging South African artists.