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Vrede en Lust Wine Estate

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Room & Suite (64)
Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
Vrede en Lust offers award-winning wines, historic Cape Dutch architecture, undulating vineyards, breathtaking scenery and world-class leisure facilities. Our cellar door is open daily, with free wine tasting or special wine enthusiast food and wine pairings. Luxurious accommodation for up to 42 people plus one of the most sought-after wedding and event venues in the country. On-site is the beautiful LUST Bistro & Bakery that offers all-day breakfasts, blackboard lunch specials and freshly baked artisan breads and treats from their wood-fired oven. LUST is also available for private functions. The popular Franschhoek WineTram departs from the estate, allowing access to 8 wineries without the need to drive!
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair access
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Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Vrede en Lust means Peace and Passion and it’s exactly the feeling you get when you are sipping their delicious wines in their tasting room with a breathtaking view of the mountains and the vineyards. Their wines are of a high quality and I bought a few bottles to take back home.
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Property's Favourite Review
We were lucky enough to attend very close friends of ours wedding at this beautiful venue. From our arrival until our departure the staff were attentive and welcoming. We fortunate enough to stay in the manor house which was exceptional! They have managed to keep the character
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Response from Susan F, Digital Marketer at Vrede en Lust Wine Estate
Responded 30 Apr 2018
Hi 247meganr Thank you for taking time to write a great review on your Vrede en Lust experience! We are very proud of our beautiful Manor House! And our outstanding wines as well. Warm Regards Susan
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Vrede en lust gave us a lovely wine-experience. Great and friendly personal who really cared about our experience. Good wineas and a lovely view from the tastingroom. We had lunch at the restaurant and it was very good, our waitor JP, recomended some food and it was great
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Excellent bistro on the estate...Enjoyed the food..the special on the chalk board were great and excellent value. The waitrons were professional and attentive. I had my family from the UK with me and were suitably impressed. Well worth a visit .
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We took a group of family members from Australia, China, Germany and some locals to the restaurant because of the name of one of the wines, Anni , as one of the guests have the same name. The venue is lovely with stunning views, the service good and the food good bistro type
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All photosTravellerRoom & SuiteDining Pool & BeachBusiness Centre & Event RoomsFamily and Play Areas
can sit outside your room at night
all new
new rooms
Private tasting room overlooking the cellar
"best views, good food, great wine, lovely ambiance"
"All rooms are quiet."
"The vineyard suite was a good choice for a couple it is quiet and has a balcony"
"good value for money. Vineyards rooms are lovely with excellent views."
"If you like modern - Vineyard Rooms, if you like historical yet contempory choose Manor house or Jonkmanshuis Cottages"
US$163 - US$430 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South AfricaWestern CapeFranschhoek
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