Franschhoek, Western Cape, South Africa
At a Glance
Beautiful surroundings of the vineyard
Quiet and relaxed
Fantastic swimming pool and garden
Lovely original building
Offering peace and seclusion whilst being only a few minutes from the center of Franschhoek
Borrow some tennis rackets and have a fun knock-about on their very own tennis courtLouisa Ross-Taylor
With a lovely, homely feel you will settle instantly in and not want to leave!Camilla Whitworth
Intimate and small, Auberge Clermont is perfect for families or couples alikeAnna Hearn
The Auberge will provide a picnic for those guests wishing to take a full day to explore the WinelandsAnna Hearn
Meet our specialists
Call us on 858 345 1761 to start planning your vacation to Auberge Clermont or take a look at our itineraries to The Winelands
Auberge Clermont is a small wine fruit farm situated just on the outskirts of Franschhoek, a short drive into the center of town. This is a charming base for relaxing and indulging in all of the wonderful food and wine of the region and the staff will ensure you're well looked after.
There are just six bedrooms, each individually decorated in the colors of rural Provence. The loft rooms are light and stylish with superb views. Some rooms overlook the orchards and majestic mountains beyond. The bathrooms have separate showers, double basins and heated towel rails. Under floor heating and ceiling fans ensure year round comfort. The deliciously romantic honeymoon suite has a giant bathtub, double showers and a huge double bed beneath a hand painted ceiling of clouds and birds.
In addition, there is an historic self-catering two-bedroom villa. Enjoy this secluded, beautifully appointed old cape farmhouse, with large covered terrace and private swimming pool overlooking the plum orchard and vineyards. The villa includes a large loft room with bathroom – ideal for children.
Delicious Provencale breakfasts are served in the pretty courtyard dining room or under the 18th century oak trees.
A tennis court and small swimming pool are great for summer fun and you can also go horse riding, play a round of golf on the Jack Nicklaus signature golf course and of course visit the wonderful wineries nearby.
Auberge Clermont offers six Rooms and one Villa sleeping up to four guests. All the rooms are complete with satellite TV, telephones, under floor heating, ceiling fans, heated towel rails, minibars and coffee / tea making facilities. The honeymoon suite and loft rooms also have air-conditioning.
Children are welcome but there are no specific facilities except babysitting, which is available on request.
Attractions kids will love in the Winelands area include Bugz Play Park, the Franschhoek Motor Museum, Stellenbosch Botanical Gardens, the Stellenbosch Toy and Miniature Museum, and for a chance to see some of South Africa's abundant wildlife, the Giraffe House, the Cheetah Outreach Facility and Eagle Encounters.
Facilities at the Auberge Claremont include a swimming pool and tennis court. Delicious Provencal breakfasts are served under the 18th century oak trees or in the charming courtyard dining room.
The guesthouse offers complimentary use of the swimming pool and the tennis court. Picnics on the farm are charged additionally. You can also visit local vineyards and sample the delights of the Western Cape's award winning wines.
Location & Directions
Franschhoek, Western Cape, South Africa
Auberge Clermont is located in the beautiful Franschhoek Valley, surrounded by magnificent mountains, and only a few minutes from the center of the quaint village, Franschhoek.
When to go
The Winelands are a wonderful year-round destination and enjoys a mild Mediterranean climate, somewhat like the South of France, which is what makes the area perfect for grape-growing. Summer in Franschhoek is the reverse of the Northern hemisphere. The best season visit is September to March when it is hot, sunny and dry. From April to August it cools down with some rain.