Vrede en Lust Estate Accommodation

guesthouse,cottages in Franschhoek

OPEN TIMES
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Hol

We are open on all public holidays except Good Friday, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

Monday to Sunday - 10h00 - 17h00


Leave feeling relaxed after enjoying the breathtaking views of our unspoilt natural surroundings and encountering our crisp, modern interior and spacious design. We have the perfect accommodation options for weddings, conferences or an evening breakaway.

You will be spoiled for choice with luxury accommodation options at our Historic Manor House, 3 Jonkmanshuis Cottages or 10 Vineyard Luxury Rooms.

Luxury Vineyard Rooms

Surrounded by vineyards and a backdrop of the spectacular Simonsberg mountains - the Luxury Vineyard Rooms are the latest addition to the beautiful and romantic Vrede en Lust Estate. We offer 10 en-suite rooms with beautiful views over the vineyard.

The breath-taking views of the unspoilt natural surroundings along with the crisp, clean modern interior’s spacious design will leave guests feeling relaxed and tranquil.

10 x Luxury Vineyard Rooms - sleeps 2
King or twin beds can be accommodated
En suite bathroom - 5 rooms with bath & shower, and 5 rooms with shower only
Tea & coffee making facilities
Safe
Small fridge
Air  conditioner - with heating option for winter
Hair dryer
Bath & swimming towels
TV with satellite channels
Free Wi Fi
Patio, with great vineyard and mountain views

Note: ALL rooms are NON SMOKING rooms

We have 4 mountain bikes for all guests to use free of charge!  This is available to all guest booked into the Manor House, Cottages and Vineyard rooms.

Cottages

Marguerite Cottage

  • Living room with fireplace and flat screen, satellite TV with up to 15 channels
  • Two en-suite double bedrooms that can sleep up to 4 guests
  • Each unit has a fridge and microwave oven
  • Includes breakfast and access to Cottages’ garden and pool
  • All rooms are air-conditioned

Barbère Cottage

  • This cottage is ideal for a family with children
  • Living room with fireplace and flat screen, satellite TV with up to 15 channels
  • Two en-suite double bedrooms that can sleep up to 4 guests
  • Small kitchen
  • Includes breakfast and access to Cottages’ garden and pool.
  • All rooms are air-conditioned

Jacques Cottage

  • Living room with fireplace and flat screen, satellite TV with up to 15 channels
  • Two en-suite double bedrooms that can sleep up to 4 guests
  • Each unit has a fridge and microwave oven
  • Includes breakfast and access to Cottages’ garden and pool.
  • All rooms are air-conditioned.

Manor House 

It is a luxurious retreat with panoramic views from every window and can accommodate up to 8 people.

  • Ideal for wedding parties, executives or celebrities who want to enjoy some exclusive and private time in the heart of the Cape Winelands
  • 3 double bedrooms and 1 twin bedroom, all en suite. Each room is distinctly different in decor, making a walk through the house a truly pleasurable experience
  • The ground floor boasts solid yellow wood floors and 5m high yellow wood ceilings
  • There is a large reception room, a very spacious lounge with a fireplace and formal dining room
  • On the ground floor you will also find a home theatre and a beautiful farmhouse-style kitchen with a fireplace
  • Both the lounge and the kitchen open up onto a patio area with stunning views of the Franschhoek valley
  • On the first floor there are a separate lounge area that leads onto the upstairs deck overlooking the pool house and the mountain side
  • In the lush green and well-established garden, you will find the swimming pool and pool house
  • The pool house features a bar, dining area, bathroom and a large patio
  • Adjacent to the pool house is a large boma, where one can sit comfortably around a fire

The Residence

The Residence @ Vrede & Lust is an iconic 6 bedroom all en-suite villa, with picturesque views located in the majestic Franschhoek Valley, on the 330-year-old Vrede en Lust Wine Estate. The fully serviced and elegantly designed villa is ideal for families or parties traveling together. Multiple contemporary indoor and outdoor entertainment areas. Set in a private 3Ha/7.5 acre part of the estate with top security.

Bedrooms in the villa combine stunning architecture with modern furnishings and amenities. Decorated in warm colours, they feature high ceilings. Rooms are air-conditioned with elegant en-suite bathrooms with designer toiletries. There is complimentary WiFi throughout the whole villa.

The Residence is located amidst the top wineries and restaurants in the Winelands. The rooms are all large, the entertainments spaces are large and all well decorated. Party together or chill by yourself. Your choice!

Make a great meal at home, eat out nearby or have the chefs of Lust prepare a meal for you at home!

Excellent gym and treatment options. Like a 5-star boutique hotel but just for you and your party.

Child care can be arranged if required.

The Residence at Vrede en Lust has a full-time General Manager who is available to help plan your trips and help with reservations and catering planning. He can be there as much or as little as you wish!

There is quite a lot to do on the estate itself and then there are many other leading wineries, restaurants, spa’s, golf courses and art galleries in the beautiful Paarl-Franschhoek valley. The Franschhoek Wine Tram has a platform at Vrede en Lust and guests may visit a large number of wineries from there without ever driving themselves. It is located 60km from the Cape Town Waterfront and 45km from Cape Town International Airport. Paarl is 12 km away, Franschhoek is 18km away and Stellenbosch is 15km away.