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Wienhausen, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for the harvest festival. It is something to remember. So much thought went into this event, congratulation to the team that made this happen. Great music from Newton and band under a state of the art canopy. Delicous wines, food, stalls, we would drive a long way to be there next year.

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Tiburon, California
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you can only visit one wine estate in South Africa, this is the one. Dana Buys and the winemakers have created a brilliant wine experience with the most beautiful wine estate. Having seen 150 around the world I can say confidently this is at the top. Spend a day, taste the wines, have lunch, walk the grounds. You won't...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfect for intimate gatherings, weddings, birthdays and conferences. Some of the rooms look out over the vineyards. Wine tasting paired with Lindt chocolates. Wines are really good, especially the Early Mist Riesling. Highly recommended

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Tavistock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We were lucky enough to stay here to attend a friends wedding. We stayed in a vineyard suite. Decoration was modern but comfortable and shower room was huge. Stunning views all around. Breakfast was provided and although buffet style gave a good selection. Pool area was clean and well kept. Whilst there we also tried the bistro/bakery which was equally...

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Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed 29 January 2017

This is one of my favourite estates in Franshoek. The terrace is beautiful and the view is really relaxing. We went for a wine tasting and liked a lot of their wines. The Jess is a really good rose, the margerite a lovely white and their flagship red was also very interesting.

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Reviewed 26 January 2017

We had an awesome 2 days at Vrede & Lust Estate on 19-20 January, thanks to Lynn and the events staff as well as to Casper the chef, all food was great. We had exclusivity at the venue as we were 21 delegates, and they allowed us to socialize until the early hours of the morning This venue caters for...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 16 January 2017

My husband and I had our destination wedding at Vrede en Lust on 14 December 2016. We booked the entire venue as well as surrounding accommodation at neighbouring estates for 3 nights and it was the best decision we could have EVER made! At Vrede en Lust, all the staff are incredible - the service was outstanding throughout our stay,...

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1Thank Michelle92Peterson
north yorkshire
Reviewed 13 January 2017

of our three trips to franschoek over the last few years we took the purple route tram and this was the first stop and I have to say was the best tasting experience we have ever had. The staff were amazing and the wines were wonderful. Add that to the scenery and it's somewhere not to be missed.

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Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

What a absolutely surprise. The breakfast was good,the sourdough bread add the rest. After that we had the best wine tasting experience. The girls in red definitely know the wine, where it was cultivated. Please don't pass this winery it is fully operating on solar power. Whow! I love it, more words, you will think they are paying me😊

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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We recently stayed for a wedding. The attention to detail was great; the rooms were great, we loved the environment, the wines were great and service was great with friendly staff. The wedding arrangements went well and the food at the wedding breakfast was excellent. This would have been a 5* review, however, the breakfast, particularly the scrambled eggs (there...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Minibar
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Vrede en Lust offers award-winning wines, historic Cape Dutch architecture, undulating vineyards, breathtaking scenery and world-class leisure facilities. Our cellar door is open daily, with free wine tasting or special wine enthusiast food and wine pairings. Luxurious accommodation for up to 42 people plus one of the most sought-after wedding and event venues in the country. On-site is the beautiful LUST Bistro & Bakery that offers all-day breakfasts, blackboard lunch specials and freshly baked artisan breads and treats from their wood-fired oven. LUST is also available for private functions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vrede en Lust Estate

Address: Intersection R45 & Klapmuts Rd, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
Price Range: R1 817 - R5 089 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Vrede en Lust Estate 4*
Number of rooms: 21
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