Leeu Estates, Franschhoek, Winelands, South Africa

A 20-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 20 contemporary classic, individually-styled rooms and suites and six 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
20 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


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