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La Petite Ferme History & Location
Situated just moments from the centre of Franschhoek, arguably the most historic, beautiful and captivating town in the Cape Winelands, La Petite Ferme promises each guest an unforgettable experience with panoramic views.
Just an hour’s drive from Cape Town you will find the unique tranquillity, luxury, and warmth of La Petite Ferme. A destination for all local and international guests, offering award-winning cuisine, wines and accommodation.
La Petite Ferme offers superb dining plus amazing views and hospitality.
La Petite Ferme Operating Hours
Wine Tasting: currently suspended, however wines served in our popular restaurant.
Restaurant: open Sat & Sun for lunch 12pm-3pm and daily for dinner, 6pm-9pm (kitchen closes 8pm).
Restaurant closed 25 Dec and 1 Jan. All times, prices and facilities listed are subject to change. We recommend checking latest details directly with the farm and pre-booking experiences wherever possible, to avoid disappointment.
La Petite Ferme Wine Tasting
La Petite Ferme prides itself on being a small and intimate boutique-style cellar offering a full range of wines including reds, whites and rosé. Each wine delivers on the promise of being an exceptional example of what the Franschhoek terroir has to offer.
** Due to COVID-19 restrictions, wine tasting on its own has been temporarily suspended. Our wines are however available in our restaurant, which is open daily for dinner and on weekends for lunch. Please see Restaurant section below. **
La Petite Ferme Restaurants
The restaurant at La Petite Ferme offers a culinary experience like no other. It delivers a combination of international methods and flavours while focusing on sourcing the best in-season ingredients grown locally in the valley of Franschhoek for a sustainable menu. All this paired with a glass of wine from our Estate, the great company and conversation shared at the table and friendly, professional service makes for a relaxing, memorable experience. Families are welcome.
Menus & Pricing
The restaurant’s country style menu focuses on local, fresh ingredients relating to true South African Heritage. Previous options have included Venison Tartare, Smoked Snoek Paté, Pulled Lamb and Orange Chocolate Hazelnut Torte. Priced from R275pp for 2 courses or R320pp for 3 courses. We also have a small kids’ menu and activity sheet.
La Petite Ferme Tours & Activities
Please note cellar tours and wine tasting experiences are currently suspended due to COVID.
La Petite Ferme has a beautifully designed private venue for variety of events, from business meetings and small formal dinners to intimate celebrations and weddings. Please contact us for more information.
La Petite Ferme Accommodation
Situated on the slopes of the Oliphants Pass and Middagkrans Mountain Range, La Petite Ferme offers a Manor House and Vineyard Suites, each with spectacular views and comfort. Overlooking the beautiful Franschhoek Valley you can take in the views and relax in this picture-perfect paradise, snuggle up next to the fireplace or cool down in the private splash pools.
Guests can also indulge in spa treatments, courtesy of our Mobile Beauty Spa which transforms your room into a tranquil and relaxing spa location. A variety of treatments are available. Prices from R500 for a 45 minute treatment.
A Manor House Standard Suite is priced from R2700 per room per night including breakfast for 2, however their Winelands Winter Escape package includes Dinner, Bed & Breakfast for 2 and is priced from R2100 per room per night based on a mid-week check in date, in low season (winter). Long stay discounts are also available.
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