Unfortunately, Last Word Franschhoek was severely flooded by extreme rainwater build up flowing from the surrounding mountains. The hotel is going to be closed for a few months and bookings for July, August and September 2023 are affected by this.
Last Word Franschhoek is the best hotel in Franschhoek for independent, savvy travelers. Come and explore South Africa’s gourmet capital from this 5-star boutique hotel. Mere heartbeats away from some of the world’s most celebrated eateries and wine farms. Highly personalized service delivered by lovely people is their hallmark.
The generous guest lounge at this Franschhoek ‘beyond boutique’ hotel opens on to a sun-drenched, poolside patio. And a courtyard featuring a sizeable, sparkling pool. Adjacent to this becalmed space is the beautiful dining room. Abundant sunshine and fresh air spill through the large windows, elevating moods and dining experiences. For those wishing to remain tethered to the outside world, free wireless internet service is a welcome feature. The self-service Resident’s Bar houses a robust selection of quality beverages. It is always available for your enjoyment. Raise a toast at the end of another perfect day from the private rooftop patio. A personal space to pair champagne moments with gorgeous wrap-around views.
Last Word Franschhoek Accommodation
Discover classic, understated elegance in 10 x lavishly appointed, spacious en-suite rooms and suites. The rooms all have under-floor heating and heated towel rails. Complimentary mini bar and snacks are included in all rooms. As well as a separate shower, toilet and bath. There is complimentary Wi-Fi, hairdryers and luxury gowns and slippers.
Superior Double Rooms
There are 8 x Superior Rooms at Last Word Franschhoek. Four upstairs and four on ground level. The ground level rooms have their own private patio and seating. Whilst the upstairs rooms are larger, and each has its own separate lounge area. The rooms average at 55m² or 590 square feet in size. Even the smallest room at Last Word Franschhoek could be considered a suite.
There are 2 x Pool Suites at Last Word Franschhoek. Each has its own semi-private dipping pool and patio area. There is a bedroom area and a separate lounge area. The Pool Suites are 75m² or 800 square feet and have more than enough space should you wish to spend the day in privacy sunbathing on the patio around your pool. Extra beds can be added for kids at an extra cost in this room class.
Last Word Franschhoek Activities
The magnificent Franschhoek valley offers world-class wine estates, tastings and cellar tours. Nestled between towering mountains and beautiful vineyards, the picturesque traditional French village hosts some of the best cuisine from internationally recognized gourmet chefs. Of South Africa’s top ten restaurants, three are in Franschhoek. There is a choice of more than 30 different places to wine and dine.
Discover the French-inspired village on foot visiting the markets, gorgeous boutiques and captivating art galleries.
Explore the Franschhoek valley on one of the wine tram routes. This is an excellent way to get multiple wine tastings at different farms. Hop on and off as you like. Experiencing the different activities on offer. Be it wine tasting, a cellar tour, lunch or just a stroll through the vineyards. And when you’re ready, simply hop-on to continue your journey.
|Indicative Rates per room||Low:|
1st May to 30th September 2023
1st October – 19th December 2023 and 1st March – 30th April 2024
20th December 2023 – 28th February 2024
|Superior Room||R5 700||R7 200||R9 800|
|Pool Suite||R6 600||R8 500||R11 500|
|Indicative Rates per room||Low:|
1st May to 30th September 2024
1st October – 19th December 2024 and 1st March – 30th April 2025
20th December 2024 – 28th February 2025
|Superior Room||R5 900||R7 800||R10 500|
|Pool Suite||R6 900||R8 900||R12 000|
Rates include: breakfast, tea, coffee, water, soft drinks, in-house white and red wine, beers and ciders, local spirits and wireless internet
Bicycles are available to use at no extra charge.
Rates exclude: dinner, lunch, special wines, transfers, tours, gratuities and laundry
Last Word Franschhoek Special Offers
Stay 9 nights at any of the Last Word portfolio and get 15% discount. Besides this property it also includes:
Last Word Constantia or Long Beach
Last Word Kitara in the Klaserie Private Nature Reserve, Greater Kruger National Park
68 Huguenot Road
Franschhoek South Africa