Leeu Estates


Located just a few minutes from Franschhoek village, Leeu Estates is the newest addition to the Leeu Collection, a portfolio of luxury boutique hotels that includes the likes of Leeu House and Le Quartier Francais and was recently featured by Forbes Magazine as the new must-stay luxury resort in South Africa's Cape Winelands. 

Set among vineyards, gardens and fynbos on a working wine farm in the scenic Franschhoek Valley, the 17 individually styled rooms,suites and studios are luxuriously  furnished and enjoy spectacular views of the surrounding area. For larger parties or couples looking for a little bit more privacy and space there are the magnificent max houses, which comprise of three bedrooms,a living room, dining room, kitchen and their own private gardens.

Enjoy a complimentary wine tasting at their wine tasting studio, a treatment at their full service luxury spa or a top class meal at their acclaimed onsite restaurant. Guests also have access, via complimentary shuttle, to the amenities of sister property Leeu House, in Franschhoek Village.


Our Thoughts

Recently featured by Forbes Magazine as the new must-stay luxury resort in South Africa, Leeu Estates offers rural tranquillity, luxurious accommodation and top class food and wine. A wonderful new addition to the Franschhoek hotel scene.

  • Luxury full service spa
  • Library
  • Fitness centre 
  • Hair salon
  • Outdoor pool

One of the joys of staying at Leeu Estates is tasting the delicious and innovative cuisine of executive head chef Oliver Cattermole paired with some excellent local wines from their extensive cellar. Located in the commanding Manor House, the restaurant encourages long, leisurely meals and enjoys spectacular views of the surrounding area.

A wide variety of accommodation options are available to guests staying at Leeu Estates. 

Individually styled rooms, suites and studios are luxuriously furnished and feature high quality linen, marble bathrooms and spectacular views of the surrounding area. Studios add their own terraces and fire places, while executive suites add their own lounges, terraces and fire places. For larger parties or couples looking for more privacy there are cottages of varying sizes including the Max Houses, which comprise of three bedrooms, a living room, dining room, kitchen and their own private gardens.

  • Wine tasting
  • Walking
  • Mountain biking
  • Gourmet Restaurants 

No children under the age of six.

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