Franschhoek Country House is ideally situated just outside the picturesque village of Franschhoek, South Africa. This Cape Winelands country hotel is located only an hour's drive from the city of Cape Town and lies in the heart of the Cape Winelands.
Drive away from Cape Town on the N2 and take the first Stellenbosch turnoff named Baden Powell Drive, R310. Continue along this road and pass the Spier Wine Estate on your right. About 13km (8.07 miles) from the turnoff you will reach a T-junction.
Turn right at the T-junction and travel into Stellenbosch. Pass through 3 traffic lights and keep left. The road will end at a T-junction, turn left. Continue through 3 more traffic lights and shortly after the third set, turn right at the traffic lights at the sign indicating 'Franschhoek / Idas Valley'.
Continue on this road over the mountains on the Helshoogte pass and through Johannesdal and Pniel. You reach a T-junction about 16km (9.94 miles) from Stellenbosch. The T-junction is shortly after Boschendal Wine Estate (on your right). Turn right at this T-junction onto the R45 to Franschhoek.
The R45 will take you straight to Franschhoek situated about 13km (8.07 miles) from the T-junction. The Franschhoek Country House is situated 1.5km (0.93 miles) from Franschhoek and is on the right hand side next to Grande Provence Wine Estate.
Drive out of Cape Town on the N1 past Bellville and Brackenfell turnoffs. Keep on driving and pass the Winelands 1-Stop Engen petrol station as well as the first Stellenbosch turnoff after the petrol station. Take the next turnoff (nr 47) named 'Stellenbosch / Klapmuts' and turn right at the stop on the R44.
Approximately 600m (less than a mile) further, pass over the 4-way stop. Shortly after the 4 way stop turn left at the Franschhoek sign. Carry on with this for road for about 8km(4.97 miles)) until it ends into a T-junction at which you turn right on the way to Franschhoek on the R45. This road will take you straight into Franschhoek situated about 16km (9.94 miles) further.