Encompassing an exclusive 5 star, boutique hotel, wellness spa and winery set in its own vineyard, Leeu Estates is set in the scenic Franschhoek valley. This elegant and private hideaway, surrounded by landscaped gardens, offers 2 swimming pools, 2 fine-dining restaurants, and a wine-tasting studio to showcase the estate's vintages.
Leeu Estates have beautifully refurbished a 19th-century Cape Dutch manor that houses 23 luxuriously appointed rooms and suites, taking a central position on 108 hectares of vineyards, landscaped gardens and fynbos in the Franschhoek valley. Contemporary yet classic, each room is individually styled and filled with customized architectural detailing. Many have their own terraces and fireplaces. Guests can enjoy their meals in either of the two restaurants, Le chêne or La Petite Colombe. For art enthusiasts, the Everard Read Art Gallery is also located at this property.
- An elegant and sophisticated private hideaway
- Rural tranquility yet a 3-min complimentary shuttle to the high street
- Exquisite fine dining at La Petite Colombe Restaurant
- Views of manicured gardens, mountains and fruitful vineyards
At a glance
- 23 Rooms, Cottages & Suites
- All Ages
- Open All Year
"Visit the Wine Studio to taste the Mullineux & Leeu Family Wines with the knowledgeable tasting room staff."
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Holiday to Leeu Estates
Immaculately beautiful property.Read full review
vacation to Leeu Estates
Leeu Estate is a great accommodation!Read full review
Honeymoon to Leeu Estates
This property was absolutely breathtaking!! The room was beautiful, yet cozy and intimate. We truly enjoyed our time each morning at breakfast overlooking the estate. The breakfast selection was phenomenal. The staff was very friendly and always helpful. They arranged transportation for us and seve…Read full review
Honeymoon to Leeu Estates
Absolutely incredible property with an amazing staff who were incredibly helpful with every detail. The Estate is beautiful with wonderful restaurants on site. One of the highlights of our trip was a dinner at La Petite Colombe. Great rooms with fireplace and a very comfortable bed!Read full review