About Franschhoek Rose Cottage
Inspired by a love of food, wine, travel and nature; the discerning traveller will find 4-star self-catering accommodation at Rose Cottage on Verdun Farm in Franschhoek. We are nestled amongst Shiraz vineyards with breathtaking mountain views. After a day of sightseeing or wine-tasting, return to the tranquility of Rose Cottage where you can relax and enjoy the views.
Self Catering Accommodation
There are three fully furnished, self catering cottages to choose from ...
The Cottage (100 sq.m.), is attached to the manor house and offers a comfortable lounge with eating area and well-equipped kitchen. There is a T.V. in the lounge and a fireplace for those chilly Franschhoek evenings. There is one en-suite bedroom (with Queen bed), that has under-carpet heating. French doors lead from the double volume lounge onto the verandah which overlooks the vineyard and the mountains beyond. There is a small eating area outside where you can enjoy your breakfast while listening to the birds or watch the family of guinea fowl that visit us from time to time. There is a small rim flow pool further along the verandah and a barbeque area on the lawn for your exclusive use. Please note that The Cottage can only accommodate adults.
The Stables offers the discerning traveller the ultimate sanctuary of comfort and The converted stable (99 sq.m.), is a secluded cottage tucked away amongst our vines. It has an open plan lounge and dining area and well equipped kitchen. There is a fireplace and a T.V. to watch your favourite sport whilst sipping local wines. There are 2 en-suite bedrooms, one with queen bed and the other has twin beds and both bathrooms have tub and shower. All this opens onto the patio with private plunge pool, timber deck and a barbeque area for those summer days when you want to relax and enjoy the tranquility of the farm. There are magnificent views of the surrounding mountains which are particularly beautiful as they catch the last rays of the sun.
This private double story cottage (110 sq.m.), is set between our vines and the neighbouring paddocks with the mountains providing spectacular views which can be enjoyed from all the windows. Downstairs is an en-suite bedroom with queen bed plus a single bed. Upstairs on the mezzanine floor are twin bed with bathroom. Both bedrooms have under-carpet heating for those cold winter nights. The double volume lounge downstairs has comfortable seating, T.V., fireplace, dining area and well-equipped kitchen. There is a verandah on three sides with comfortable seating and a plunge pool for your exclusive use. Also a free standing barbeque for use on your alfresco meal days.
All cottages are serviced daily except Christmas Day, Good Friday and New Year’s Day. Linen is changed every three days and an initial load of firewood is supplied with firelighters and matches. All cottages have a hairdryer and the kitchen has a microwave. Our water is safe to drink – it comes from a mountain spring.
Location & Attractions
We are 2.5 km from the centre of the village of Franschhoek. Cape Town is an hour’s drive away and Hermanus for winter whale watching, is a beautiful 90 minute drive away.
You are welcome to walk amongst our vineyards and enjoy the quiet and the fresh air and our wonderful views. At night, sit outside and watch southern stars.