Found in the heart of the picturesque village of Franschhoek, Leeu House is surrounded by rich history, award winning eateries and possesses charming Cape Dutch styling. The property is small and intimate with only 12 en-suite rooms on offer, it combines the tranquil feel of a country guesthouse with vibrant village life. The comfortable lounge area provides a welcoming fireplace in winter and the pool the perfect foil to warm summer days. Guests can enjoy leisurely meals in The Conservatory Restaurant, or al fresco on the terrace.
Individually-styled bedrooms feature superbly comfortable beds with high quality linen, and are fitted with sisal carpets, and curtains and upholstery in natural linens, contributing to the relaxed yet sophisticated feel. .
- Set off the thoroughly charming Franschhoek high street
- Holistic spa treatments at nearby Leeu Spa, set amongst the vineyards
- Classy and elegant with attentive and polished service
- Tutored wine tasting at the nearby Wine Studio
At a glance
- 12 Rooms
- All Ages
- Open All Year
"There are no bad choices, however, it's worth requesting one of the three upstairs rooms for their mountain views."
Adventures and activities to ensure lifetime memories are made. From unforgettable thrills to indulgent relaxation, choose those that appeal most.
Hot Air Balloon Flights
Take a journey through Leeu House to get a flavour of its unique style and character, designed to enchant every guest.
TRIPS TO INSPIRE
From majestic wildlife to out of this world natural wonders, enchanting beaches and intriguing cities, every bespoke Mahlatini journey is thrilling. Unsure where to visit? Whether it’s a bucket-list adventure, a milestone celebration or simply a much-needed escape, experience the joy with this inspiring selection of favourites.
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HOW TO BOOK
At Mahlatini, we like to make things easy for you. Browse our website for inspiration or pick up the phone. Whether you’re full of ideas or unsure of where to start, we’re here to help. Serial safari-goer or first-time visitor, we’re ready to create your ultimate tailormade itinerary.
Call us or enquire online. Share your wish list and we’ll start planning your adventure.
Your dedicated travel expert will be in touch within 24 hours to start designing your bespoke African itinerary.
We won’t stop refining your plans until we get the perfect trip at the best price.
Receive your Mahlatini travel documents, pack your bags and set off on your trip of a lifetime!
We routinely go the extra mile to ensure that we not only plan the perfect itinerary but ensure that you're in good hands at every stage of your journey. That's why we are especially proud to maintain an overall client satisfaction rating of 98%.
Family holiday to Tanzania
We absolutely loved this trip. The lodges were all fantastic and well located and our guide with Predators Safari Club always made us feel safe, cared-for and welcome. The experience of being on safari with so few other travelers was a once in a lifetime experience.Read full review
holiday to Zambia
An amazing adventure! Much more than I expected. The accommodations were fantastic and all the staff went out of their way to make sure that all of our needs were taken care of. The game drives were incredible.Read full review
Adventure Holiday to Kenya, Tanzania & Uganda
Totally awesome trip. No trip will ever be as good.Read full review