Destination guide

Cozy Franschhoek will entice you

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Franschhoek. Renowned for its gardens, hiking and fishing, this city welcomes all visitors. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Franschhoek

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Franschhoek a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Franschhoek Wine Tram (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • La Motte Estate (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Boschendal Estate (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • L'Ormarins Estate Wines (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Solms-Delta Wine Estate (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Allee Bleue Estate (8.7 mi / 14 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Franschhoek

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Franschhoek. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mont Rochelle Nature Reserve (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Hottentots-Holland Nature Reserve (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Jonkershoek Nature Reserve (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • University of Stellenbosch Botanical Garden (14.6 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Paarl Rock (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Butterfly World Tropical Garden (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Franschhoek

The nearest airport is in Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.), located 30.2 mi (48.7 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Franschhoek?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 121 holiday lettings near Franschhoek. From 46 Houses to 12 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Franschhoek is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Franschhoek?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 46 Houses in Franschhoek. Our other popular types of Franschhoek holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 18 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 39 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Franschhoek?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 68 holiday homes with pool available in Franschhoek. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.