La Residence Pool, Franschoek

La Residence Pool, Franschoek

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La Residence is a luxury accommodation spot located in the beautiful Franschhoek Valley. It sits in a private 30-acre estate, hidden amidst vineyards and fruit orchards with a spectacular mountain backdrop and breath-taking views.

This unique hotel is surrounded by Cabernet Sauvignon and Shiraz vineyards, olive groves and plum orchards. La Residence is a romantic and indulgent paradise making it a benchmark for luxury accommodation in the Cape Winelands.

About one and a half hours drive from Cape Town, La Residence was the brainchild of Liz and Phil Biden. They aimed to create an art hotel that would offer the guests the best experience possible. Beyond its angular sienna-colored façade lies a very different world. This sophisticated hotel is known for its lofty ceilings with glittering Indian chandeliers, huge mirrors gracing the walls, original artworks, gilded furnishing, elegant antiques, marble floors, Persian rugs, and exquisite flowers.

The La Residence Suites

La Residence provides a haven of luxurious accommodation with its eleven individually-decorated spacious suites. Each room is characterized by their magnificent interior with vibrant colour schemes, a lavish mix of art and antiques, rich fabrics and spectacular views.

Each suite is meticulously designed with homey decorations and a balcony offering a perfect winelands view. Their warm and personalized services together with the elaborate and unique interior of each suite have become an integral part of the experience at La Residence. The full board rate includes accommodation, all meals and snacks, a full minibar, local beverages, teas and coffees, laundry, WiFi and transfers into Franschhoek.


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The Vineyard Suites

In a tranquil vineyard setting are five suites offering private spacious accommodation for families and groups of friends (up to 20 guests)The Vineyard Suites are stylish rooms for dining and relaxing. These luxurious bedrooms all feature marble en-suite bathrooms with private terraces and gardens. Four of the five Vineyard Suites have their own pools.

Things to Do

La Residence is one of the best-rated locations in Franschhoek. With its beautiful scenery and luxurious facilities, it is the perfect place for peaceful walks, biking, horse riding, swimming, and other outdoor activities including playing tennis and golf. You can also just sit back, relax and enjoy reading your favourite book.

La Residence also offers in-room spa and beauty treatments which can be arranged with reception.

The La Residence Pool

La Residence’s outdoor infinity pool lies in the expansive gardens, with stylish sun loungers for decadent relaxation.

La Residence Pool, Franschoek

On hot days, the shimmering infinity pool is the ideal spot to spend your beautiful afternoons. Swim, relax, and sip drinks under shady umbrellas and savour the picture-perfect moment.


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Food and Wine

At La Residence you can also indulge in some cheese and wine tasting. Their restaurant offer a fine dining experience and an all-round sensory indulgence. The daily set menu which features fresh produce from the garden and fine local wines, create memorable La Residence dining experiences. The restaurant closes around 2 pm for lunch and 8 pm for dinner.

With its exquisite beauty, opulence and complete tranquility, inviting infinity pool, fun activities, and celebrity treatment with world-class services, La Residence makes for a luxurious weekend stay in Franschhoek.

Visit the La Residence website for more information.