On the 2018 Conde Nast Traveler Gold List, La Residence is the perfect destination for those wishing to tour the winelands in the Franschoek Valley of South Africa. Offering luxurious accommodations in a tranquil mountain setting, guests will enjoy views of surrounding vineyards and rolling hills in this beautiful landscape.
Each guest room at La Residence has a unique color theme and design scheme, and all are lavishly appointed with a high attention to detail. Fantastic food, fine wines, and rich surroundings are what make the Franschoek Valley famous. Guests will enjoy many private spaces on the property, a swimming pool, spa, library, curio shop, and restaurant. Fresh, seasonal, local ingredients are the foundation for the unforgettable dining experience at La Residence, and chefs will work directly with guests to craft a customized dinner menu and select appropriate wine pairings. Indoor dining takes places in the richly appointed Great Hall, and alfresco dining in the Persian Alley overlooks the 30-acre private estate of La Residence.
Regional wine tours allow guests to taste and explore their way through the Franschoek Valley. Explore this beautiful part of South Africa by foot, bike, horseback, motorcycle, car, tram, or even a helicopter.