Ashbourne House

Ashbourne House, a charming colonial guesthouse built in 1897, and honoured with a special restoration award by The Franschhoek Trust. Enlarged and refurbished to the highest standards by the present owners, providing spacious airy interiors with wide shady verandas. Situated on a quiet corner in the heart of the village of Franschhoek, known as the food and wine capital of South Africa. One hour from Cape Town and fifty minutes from Cape Town International Airport.

Discover this meticulously restored colonial retreat in the quiet historic centre of the village, set in the tranquil gardens with soaring mountain views within easy walking distance of restaurants, shop, galleries etc. Sumptuously appointed air-conditioned rooms with en-suite marble bathrooms, own entrance and private patio. The stylish decor of the house reflects the period elegance of its past, combined with contemporary design and modern comforts. Soak up the sunshine and pure mountain air while lounging on the sun deck under the palm trees, or swim in our sparkling heated pool. Delicious country breakfast with free range produce, fresh fruits, home made preserves and freshly baked bread and croissants. Log fires cocoon you in the green season.