Leeu Estates, Franschhoek, Winelands, South Africa

A 17-room five-star country house retreat and boutique winery set on 168 square acres, Leeu Estates is spectacularly set among vineyards, gardens and fynbos in the scenic Franschhoek Valley.

​Just minutes away from the village, this elegant and sophisticated private hideaway’s accommodation choices include 17 contemporary classic, individually-styled rooms, suites and spacious cottages set among the gardens, oak trees and vineyards – all with carefully-curated artwork, tactile textures and calm colours.​

​The meticulously refurbished 19th-century Manor House is the focal point of this working wine farm, where striking Cape vernacular design, gracious hospitality, museum-worthy art, natural beauty, an holistic spa, exciting food and a special wine experience combine to create the ultimate in understated elegance.

Star Rating
5 stars
17 Rooms & Suites
Transfer from airport
50 minutes by car from Cape Town Airport
Prices from
£245 per person per night, including breakfast. Flights extra.
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Hotel Style

Boutique Retreat

Gorgeously-intimate hidden retreats – small but perfectly-formed – with a private and attentive personal service; an indigenous décor that's full of superb style and local charm; innovative amenities, individually-tailored experiences, and some of the best views in the world – all setting the scene to relax the most jaded of travellers. ​

Ideal for

2 stars
2 stars
Wine Tasting
3 stars
2 stars
3 stars

Speak to someone who has been there

Tara has been here. Find out more and begin to plan your trip by getting in touch directly. You can speak to Tara by calling the number below or by sending a direct online enquiry.

01244 567000


Things to experience during your stay

  • Property Highlights

    This property comes complete with a selection of amenities and activities to make your stay absolutely unforgettable. Call your Travel Director for all the finer points...

  • Eden Review

    Staying here you’re ideally placed to head out on as many wine-tasting excursions as possible, but do spend some time relaxing on the Estate, walking, jogging or cycling, taking a yoga class and of course exploring the innovative cuisine.

  • Eden Concierge

    Eden’s fabulous concierge team makes every trip super-special, using their little black book of close, reliable contacts to get you into the very best restaurants, must-see shows and many special events.


  • Room Amenities

    • Bathrobes
    • Hairdryer
    • In-room safe
    • Telephone with voicemail
    • Twice-daily housekeeping
    • Hypoallergenic pillows
    • TV
    • Minibar
    • Air-conditioning
  • Guest Services

    • Concierge
    • Housekeeping
    • Laundry services
    • In-room dining
    • Spa
    • Fitness centre
    • Pool