Prices from £38pp per night


Rusthof Country House is a classic Cape Dutch styled home, in the heart of the historic French Huguenot Village of Franschhoek, the "Food & Wine" capital of South Africa. The scenery is spectacular with magnificent mountains, endless vineyards and shady oak trees that dominate this beautiful valley. Rusthof is an exclusive Country House catering to no more than 16 guests, ensuring a warm, friendly personal service in gracious and elegant surroundings of Franschoek.

Rusthof Country House is truly one of the most luxurious Wineland country houses and are proud to recommend our clients to stay at one of Franschoek's finest country houses- Rusthof.

Rusthof Facilities

  • Spacious double rooms all en-suite with separate bath/shower
  • Fully airconditioned/heated
  • Private Patio
  • Swimming pool
  • Secure off street parking
  • One minute stroll to gourmet restaurants, shops
  • 45 minute scenic drive from Cape Town International Airport to Franschhoek

Rusthof Accommodation

Each of the spacious bedrooms has its own unique character, with pure cotton bed linen, coffee & tea facilities and the most luxurious interior d├ęcor. All rooms are en-suite with separate bath and shower and are fully air-conditioned/heated.

  • Spacious double bedrooms
  • En-suite with separate bath/shower
  • Pure cotton bed linen
  • Bathrobes
  • Tea/Coffee making facilities
  • Fully air-conditioned/heated
  • Hairdryer
  • Cosy fire place in the lounge
  • Safe in the office


Perfectly situated in the main street of Franschhoek only a minute away from award winning restaurants, charming bistros, galleries and museum. Unwind by the pool in our lovely tranquil garden and enjoy the magnificent mountain views. It is the perfect base from which to explore this unique and most breathtaking region, as well as many superb wine estates.

  • 15 minute drive from a Jack Nicklaus signature golf course
  • Personalised wine tours and tastings at exclusive
  • Bicycle rental
  • Wine tasting on horseback
  • Walking and Hiking trails
  • 1h30 scenic drive to Hermanus via the beautiful Franschhoek Pass
  • Lunches or picnics on wine estates
  • Scenic drives to Route 62
  • Hot air ballooning in summer only, by appointment
  • 1h45 to Great White shark diving at famous Gaansbaai

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