Overview of The Last Word Franschhoek

The Last Word Franschhoek is set in the fine-dining capital of South Africa and is the perfect base for gourmets and wine enthusiasts to explore the stunningly beautiful, Alpine-style town of Franschhoek and its surrounding vineyards. Only a minute’s walk from the boutiques, award-winning restaurants and art galleries of this historical town, the hotel has been beautifully restored in the Cape Huguenot tradition and designed with luxurious home comforts and a handsome mix of classic and contemporary furnishings. Spend your days here taking part in tastings and cellar tours on regal wine estates – Franschhoek is well located if you want to take day trips to other wineland destinations like Stellenbosch and Paarl. There are opportunities for hiking, horse riding and fly-fishing excursions in the area and there are a number of superb golf courses nearby.

Highlights & Activities

What's on offer whilst on this itinerary?
  • Located in South Africa's gourmet capital, Franschhoek
  • Beautiful, romantic Alpine setting
  • Minutes away from award-winning restaurants
  • Traditional Cape Huguenot residence
  • Comfortable & luxurious suites
  • Breakfast & beverages included in the rate

Day tours


Rooms at The Last Word Franschhoek

Unwind and relax, in your own private luxury
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    Superior Double Room

    The Last Word Franschhoek has six luxurious rooms, four of which are Superior Doubles which open onto private patio gardens.

    The hotel pays extra attention to the finer details and you can look forward to vases of fresh flowers, a complimentary mini-bar and a tea and coffee tray as well as fragrant flower petals on your comfortable bed.

    Each room has a spacious en suite bathroom and features air conditioning, under-floor heating, satellite television and WIFI.

    General Facilities

    Relax next to the swimming pool or enjoy sundowner drinks on the wooden-deck balcony with great views of the Franschhoek Valley’s encompassing mountains. The Last Word Franschhoek also offers laundry service and an in-house chauffeur service for restaurant transfers. Staff will be happy to arrange spa treatments as well as hiking, cycling, bird watching, horse riding and fly-fishing excursions in the area. Golfers are well catered for with several championship golf courses close by.


    Beauty therapist

    Computer facilities

    Laundry service

    Secure parking

    Swimming pool


    Included in the rates for The Last Word Franschhoek are lavish breakfasts as well as beers, wines and premium spirits. Dinners and lunches are available by prior arrangement but it’s only a minute’s walk from the hotel to the many excellent award-winning restaurants in Franschhoek – an in-house chauffeur service is also available to guests for restaurant transfers.

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