Franschhoek, South Africa
Leeu House, a 12-room boutique hotel in the heart of Franschhoek, is an oasis of comfort and luxury that combines the tranquil feel of a country guesthouse with vibrant village life. The Franschhoek valley, with its Cape Dutch heritage and strong French influences, is renowned as one of the world’s finest food and wine destinations. All Leeu House guests have full access to the world-class facilities and grounds at the sister property, Leeu Estates, only a five-minute drive away.
WHY WE LOVE IT : This quaint historic house modernised to great luxury. Positioned on the popular strip of Franschhoek, next door to their very own micro-brewery, Leeu House is secluded from the hustle and bustle – yet just a stroll away from the action.