Avondrood Guest House

This picturesque guest house is just an hour's drive from Cape Town, situated in the peaceful Winelands country also known as the Franschhoek Valley. Avondrood's original Victorian Cape-Dutch home offers guests a beautiful peaceful stay with a rich historical feel of French Huguenot culture combined with all of the modern luxuries and amenities you desire.

Pool Avondrood sea room Gardens

Private and scenic, the 2000sq meter gardens surround a large pool, heated jacuzzi and outdoor breakfast veranda which boasts views of the mountains. Inside the main house there is a spacious lounge next to the grand fireplace and a fully stocked bar.

There are eight large suites to choose from, all lavishly decorated with individual themes and character. Wake to a full breakfast with your stay, served with locally roasted coffee. We take personal care in your stay with Avondrood being a family owned and run business - rest assured that every detail will be taken care of.

Getting There

Just a short stroll down the road you will find the main village of Franschhoek with world-renowned restaurants, charming gift shops, cafes and magnificent historical buildings and museums to explore. Franschhoek is approximately 1 hour's drive from Cape Town.


Wine tasting and vineyard tours, restaurants, design shops,museums, golf, hot air ballooning, hiking, mountain biking, horseriding, historical tours and many more.

Read what our previous clients thought of Avondrood Guest House

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Joshua Holsten

Great accommodations. Room was very comfortable. Loved that we had a wood burning fireplace in the room. Staff gave us great recommendations on what to do around town. We were the only people staying at the hotel so made the experience even more special.

10/07/2019 Read full trip review

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Myrna & Lauren Campbell

From the minute we arrived at this beautiful guest house we had the warmest of welcomes by staff who obviously love their job. The rooms were beautifully appointed and a great size. I particularly loved the added touch of having our pool towels in beautiful beach bags. Breakfast was delicious with plenty of choice and sitting outside with the mountains as a backdrop was very scenic. The honesty bar and lounge area…

25/04/2019 Read full trip review

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