Cupid shoots his arrow straight to Franschhoek this Valentine’s Day


Imagine celebrating Valentine’s Day with that someone special somewhere romantic, which meets all the criteria.

Romance, amazing views, delicious food and world-class wines. Well, look no further than the Franschhoek Wine Valley for the ultimate Valentine’s Day experience.

With something for every romantic at heart you’ll be assured of an unforgettable time. Looking for something different? Why not treat your loved one to a cooking class at Leopard’s Leap Family Vineyards. Cook up a storm in the state of the art kitchen as Chef Pieter de Jager teaches you some tricks of the trade. Or how about a High Tea? Fast becoming a popular pastime you’re sure to impress with this elegant offering. A hidden gem but assuring you of the most memorable experience, Le Franschhoek Hotel & Spa is where you want to be for your High Tea celebration. And for something completely unconventional yet still retaining the romance factor, Anthonij Rupert Wyne will be treating guests to an open-air cinema screening of The Good Year. Your experience also includes a beautifully packed picnic basket and glass of L’Ormarins Brut MCC on arrival. Movies with a view! The ultimate in Valentine’s Day treats.

For those preferring the traditional approach Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate will be hosting a seven-course Valentine’s lunch and dinner. Expect a five-star affair with all the trimmings. Boasting panoramic views of the valley Haute Cabrière will be treating your taste buds to a mouthwatering four-course meal, which includes a glass of the Pierre Jourdan Belle Rosé on arrival.

This is just a sneak peek of what you can expect. For details on all of the offerings visit www.franschhoek.org.za.