What is the best time to vist Franschhoek in the Cape Winelands?
Franschhoek has something to offer all year round. Peak season is during the summer months from November until April when temperatures soar above 30 degrees celsius.
During the winter months, temperatures drop to an average of about 18 degrees while visitors enjoy crackling fireplaces, red wine and the many festivals hosted in the valley.
What should I pack when visiting La Residence?
- Light clothing in summer
- A light jacket, sweater or wrap is recommended for the cooler summer evenings or winter days
- Walking/running shoes and more substantial outdoor clothing for those that want to explore the Franschhoek Valley
What does the rate include?
Rates at La Residence are on a bed and breakfast basis however this rate includes a complimentary mini-bar in your suite as well as complimentary house wines and local beverages throughout your stay. All laundry and wifi is also included, as well as transfers to the centre of town.
Only additional meals, reserve wines, spa treatments, curio shop purchases and off-site activities will be charged for.
Are children allowed at La Residence?
Children over 10 years are welcome in the main hotel, while children of all ages are welcome in the five Vineyard Suites.
Is there wifi at La Residence?
Yes, there is complimentary wifi throughout the hotel.
What are the check-in/check-out times at La Residence?
Check-in is at 2pm and check-out is at 11am.
On average, how many bottles of wine does La Residence produce a year?
11,220 bottles are produced from the 11.86 acres under vine.
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