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La Motte Wine Estate

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“wine estate”(28 reviews)
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R45 Main Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

By reading other reviews they seem to be mostly based on the wine tasting over the restaurant. That or maybe they were having an off day! Having arrived on 15th expecting to be wowed, I felt really let down by the whole experience. The views...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the oldest wineries, and it has been nicely modified. The decoration is outstanding, you could think beeing in a 5 stars hotel lobby. We booked the tasting od old Crus, and we had it in a private cellar with a very...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Serge L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On the road to Frenshoek this beautiful wine estate not only has a great tasting room but fab restaurant The museum adds a further interesting dimension Beautifully presented

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stop for an imprompto early morning coffee on our way to Franschhoek and was so surprised. This is a treasure trove of Pierneef art within a beautiful garden setting. There is a beautiful little shop with speciality homeware and the lushes lawn we have ever...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Belinda V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

La Motte os a must go place when visiting Cape Town. The wine tasting experience is superb and the wines are terrific. If you can, plan to have lunch at their restaurant. A fixed price menu will surprise you with overwhelming taste and quality! Finally,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MCeitlin2013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped off at la Motte to visit the art museum and enjoy a bottle of wine and a cheese platter in the garden. What a great experience. Even though it was busy we never had the feeling that we were in a crowd. Well...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PierreStorey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful experience at La Motte. Wine selection supurb. Will suggest their Syrah any day of the week. Their Pierneef collection in the local Museum is amazing, thanks Elzette for your assistance there. Still one of the best wines in SA.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BarrattsOnTheMove
Reviewed 7 December 2018

I went with my family looking for a South African wine tasting experience and we got more than that. The Chateau where the wine tasting takes place is a colonial construction with a cozy living room and great environment. Afterwards we went to the restaurant...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

La Motte is a beautiful wine farm with good wine. We went on a Sunday when the wine tasting was closed but still got some cheese and wine in the garden which was lovely.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank marylml2277
Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

Wonderful afternoon tucking into the full range of La Motte wines. Great venue with tasting, food and shop. Our tasting host Shannon was charismatic, insightful and made us very welcome.

Date of experience: November 2018
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