The Protea Hotel by Marriott is an historic property set in the heart of the charming town of Franschhoek, famed for its centuries-old vineyards and Cape Dutch architecture. Parts of the hotel date back to the 1880’s, and this heritage is reflected in its tasteful décor, gracious style and attentive service. The guest bedrooms are the perfect retreat after a day touring the winelands around Franschhoek, and are spacious and well-appointed, with air conditioning and en-suite bathrooms.
Guests can relax in the hotel’s garden and outdoor swimming pool, with views of the majestic mountains all around, and the town centre is just a short stroll away.
The Hussar Grill serves breakfast, lunch and dinner in a comfortable and intimate setting. Breakfast is buffet-style, with plenty of choice for hungry diners and those who prefer a lighter breakfast. By night, the Hussar Grill is a New York style steakhouse, offering prime South African steaks, salads and a range of other delicacies which reflect the region’s Dutch heritage. As Franschhoek is home to some of South Africa’s finest wines, the restaurant offers a superb selection, by the glass and the bottle.
The Protea Hotel by Marriott, Franschhoek is featured in the following itineraries:
The Very Best of South Africa