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Auberge Clermont

Franschhoek, Western Cape, South Africa

Auberge Clermont is a charming little guesthouse situated in the heart of the Franschhoek valley, a short distance from the center of town. There are just six individually decorated and comfortable rooms surrounded by vineyards with wonderful views.

At a Glance

  • Beautiful surroundings of the vineyard

  • Quiet and relaxed

  • Fantastic swimming pool and garden

  • Lovely original building

  • Spacious bedrooms

  • Offering peace and seclusion whilst being only a few minutes from the center of Franschhoek

Honeymoon, Couples, Culture, Family

Insider's View

Borrow some tennis rackets and have a fun knock-about on their very own tennis court

Louisa Ross-Taylor

Insider's View

With a lovely, homely feel you will settle instantly in and not want to leave!

Camilla Whitworth

Insider's View

Intimate and small, Auberge Clermont is perfect for families or couples alike

Anna Hearn

Insider's View

The Auberge will provide a picnic for those guests wishing to take a full day to explore the Winelands

Anna Hearn

Insider's View

Ask to try a sample of the Auberge Clermont wine – delicious!

Anna Hearn

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Description

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.

Accommodation

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.

Childcare

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

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.

Activities

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.

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