Ashbourne House - Franschhoek, Winelands

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Franschhoek Accommodation
Franschhoek, Winelands

Ashbourne House

Franschhoek, Winelands - Accommodation

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Ashbourne House in Franschhoek

Ashbourne House is a meticulously restored Colonial retreat set in tranquil gardens with soaring mountain views in the quiet historic centre of the village, offering sumptuously appointed en-suite rooms with own entrances and private patios. At Ashbourne House our aim is to ensure that our visitors experience Cape hospitality at its very best, with attention to the smallest detail and the highest of standards.

The individually interior designed rooms is equipped with air-conditioning, ceiling fan, fridge with mineral water, wine and soft drinks, tea and coffee tray with snacks, television, safe, hairdryer, heated towel rail, quality toiletries, pure cotton bath robes, magazines newspapers and thoughtful extras.

Drinks are served in an elegant and supremely comfortable guest sitting room with feature stone fireplace and doors to a wide shady veranda. The stylish decor of the house reflects the period elegance of its past, combined with contemporary design and every modern comfort.

Soak up the sunshine and pure mountain air whilst lounging on the sun deck under palm trees, or take a dip in the heated swimming pool in our secluded gardens. Look forward to delicious full country breakfasts with fresh fruits, home-made preserves and freshly baked bread and croissants. Log fires and underfloor heating cocoons guest in the green season.

Located on a quiet corner in the historic centre of the village, guests can stroll to several acclaimed world-class restaurants, boutiques, galleries, antique shops, jewellers, cafes, museums and all the village has to offer with its vibrant cosmopolitan atmosphere.

Franschhoek is one of the top destinations for visitors and is the perfect base for extensive sightseeing of the entire Western Cape, from pristine beaches to the majestic mountains of the Winelands, and there are no less than 26 wine estates within two to 20 minutes of Ashbourne House.

Facilities & Activities nearby:

Facilities available at Ashbourne House,Franschhoek, Winelands

  • Available Next Weekend
  • Available This Weekend
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Parking on Premises
  • Satellite TV
  • Swimming Pool
  • Wi-Fi
  • Womens Day Weekend
Activities Nearby
  • Fishing
  • Walking

Nearby Towns:

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Franschhoek, Winelands Current Current
Wemmershoek, Winelands 10 mins 9.1 km
Pniel, Winelands 16 mins 18.1 km
Paarl, Winelands 26 mins 28.4 km
Stellenbosch, Winelands 30 mins 31.1 km
Wellington, Winelands 37 mins 37.6 km
Firgrove, Winelands 47 mins 49.1 km
Somerset West, Winelands 45 mins 50.5 km
Bainskloof, Winelands 1 hour 7 mins 58.0 km
Sir Lowry's Pass, Winelands 57 mins 58.4 km

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GPS Co-Ordinates: 19° 6' 58.7" E / 33° 54' 19.8" S

By Car / Driving

Driving to Ashbourne House in Franschhoek, Winelands

Departing: Cape Town International Airport
Address: Airport, Cape Town International Airport (CPT), Cape Town, 7490, South Africa
Distance: 0.1 km / Duration: 52 mins
1.Head south0.3 km
2.Continue straight0.3 km
3.Slight left toward Michigan St78 m
4.Turn left toward Michigan St0.1 km
5.Turn right onto Michigan St0.4 km
6.Turn left onto Borcherds Quarry Rd0.7 km
7.Merge onto Settlers Way/N2 via the ramp to Somerset3.9 km
8.Take exit 22A toward R300/Bellville1.5 km
9.Merge onto Kuils River Rd/R30014.1 km
10.Take the exit on the right onto N1 toward Paarl/Worcester20.6 km
11.Take exit 47 for R44 toward Stellenbosch/R101/Klapmuts/Wellington0.3 km
12.Turn right onto R441.1 km
13.Turn left2.0 km
14.Continue onto R456.6 km
15.Turn right to stay on R4518.0 km
16.Turn left onto De Wet St0.1 km

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Cape Town International Airport - Cape Town


Cape Town International airport used to be called D.F. Malan Airport and was opened in 1954 replacing the old Wingfield Aerodrome Airport.

This airport is the second busiest and second largest airport in South Africa and third busiest in Africa, by 2015 it is expected to have 14 million passengers pass through the airport. It is within easy driving distance (20 km) from the centre of Cape Town.

Reviews for Ashbourne House

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I will definitely return to this guesthouse when I'm in Franschhoek again. Warm and friendly reception on arrival, the host shows personal attention to each guest and make one feel very at home and welcomed. The kitchen / breakfast staff was very friendly and served the delicious breakfast with a smile. Clean and spacious rooms. Awesome place and awesome people. Worth 5 stars.

review by Jaco van Zyl

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We had the opportunity to stay at Ashbourne House with Tim, Nadine and staff. We were welcomed by friendly and helpful staff. It felt like we were part of a family and our hosts took special interest in taking care of our needs and making us as comfortable as possible. We experienced a home away from home.Our room was well equipped with everything we needed, everything was perfect. The breakfast was divine, tasty and filling. Ashbourne House is an excellent choice for accommodation in Franschoek.We are definitely looking forward to another visit to Ashbourne House.

review by Berenice Sauls

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Lovely place very attentive hosts. Loved the place will go back

review by Brian Hurley

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Great accommodation .... friendly and welcoming... centrally located

review by Roger Edgcumbe

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Tim and Nadine are fabulous hosts at this owner run establishment. Well situated walking distance to the famous Franschhoek main road.

review by Amaan Dollie

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Excellent Guest House!!!! Perfect vibe, csuper clean, delicious breakfast and tremendous service by tim (the owner)! We will definitely come back here on our next visit in Franschhoek.

review by Shani Bialik

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Amazing bed in a large clean room. The breakfast was superb and the fireplace cozy :). Also really appreciated the fresh baked muffins.

review by Zachary Smith

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