The Last Word Franschhoek

The Last Word Franschhoek is an exclusive, five-star, historic residence in the center of what many regard as the most charming and picturesque village in the Cape Winelands. Elegantly restored in the Cape Huguenot tradition, The Last Word Franschhoek is right in the heart of a food and wine lover's utopia

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  • Emergency medical care

This intimate hotel offers 8 superior rooms, and 2 pool suites, both of which have access to semi-private pools. All rooms have large en-suite bathrooms and are designed with sumptuous home comforts, creating an elegant and sophisticated interior. A main area holds a wooden-decked balcony with spectacular views across the mountains.

Getting There

The Last Word Franschhoek is only a minute's walk from the many excellent award-winning restaurants and numerous character-filled boutique style shops and art galleries. The Franschhoek is approximately 1 hour's drive from Cape Town. An in-house chauffeur service is available to guests for restaurant transfers or tailored tours to the highlights of Cape Town at an additional charge.


Besides the wine tasting on surrounding estates there is also wine tasting on horseback, hiking, golf, hot air ballooning, biking, visiting museums and historical sites, shopping, day trips to Hermanus and eating out in award-winning restaurants.

Read what our previous clients thought of The Last Word Franschhoek

Review of The Last Word Franschhoek

Cristine Osteen

For how beauty of Franschhoek and granted we may have had a more limited budget, it would have been nice to have stayed on a vineyard estate compared to the small property at the Last Word B&B. Staff was friendly, however, breakfast was OK and unfortunately it was quite loud at night coming from the roof, unsure if there were squirrels knocking off acorns onto the roof from a close…

07/04/2022 Read full trip review

Review of The Last Word Franschhoek

Ben Gumsley

The Last Word Franschhoek is in a great location for exploring the winelands! Just a short walk out of the gates leads you to all of the boutique shops and restaurants and easy access to the Wine Tram which is an essential must do activity! The hotel itself was very comfortable and the pool area and sun deck were very relaxing for a lazy afternoon.

02/03/2022 Read full trip review

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