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La Motte Wine Estate

R45 Main Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 21 876 8000
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  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
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“wine estate” (24 reviews)
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R45 Main Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 21 876 8000
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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

The setting is beautiful and fireplace was burning creating a cosy atmosphere.We went for tea and cake and their baking are delicious.Moist carrot cake and stunning macaroons.The children could decorate their own gingerbread man and make their own chcolate Sundae.Will return for an intimate lunch!!

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Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Had a tasting menu for dinner with wine pairing and it was just impecable. No faults at all. The food is wonderful (as a student chef, this was amazing to me), the atmosphere was of top quality, the staff know what they are doing, it...More

Thank Bernice R
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I had booked the restaurant for lunch for me and my wife, and then decided to add on a wine tour and tasting pre-lunch. I'm very pleased that I did. The vineyard, including the gardens and the buildings are delightful with a real sense of...More

Thank RHofBath
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

The restaurant was closed but we did the wine tasting. It was good. Well presented and informative. A good variety of choices for every pocket and taste

Thank Annaliese L
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Lunch at La Motte was very special, super food, amazing service and I do enjoy seeing The open kitchen.congratulations to all concerned

Thank tcclif
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

This was the third out of six wineries we visited over two days. We went here before noon so not many people around. The tasting area is within a group of beautiful cape Dutch buildings. Each one is geared for an activity. They have a...More

Thank Jaapoika
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Looking for a nice wine expeience comparible with Margaret River. La Motte has done a good job of providing the setting, with good staff. Recommended!

Thank bdaly75
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Our group of four thoroughly enjoyed a wine tasting at La Motte. We tasted seven excellent wines and bought a few bottles, so there was no charge. In our opinion, that was a very good deal. Our "leader" in the tasting was knowledgable and gave...More

Thank Arthur H
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We tasted 7 wines, with nice quality. The winery is very impressive. However tasting is indoor with no view but in an elegant dining room

Thank IamZozo
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Visited La Motte with German friends. The Pierneef art collection are absolute fantastic. Do not miss the gallery, while dining or wine tasting. The wine tasting was served very elegantly with 8 wines to taste. Great wines - though bit pricey. We got informed information...More

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Open all day - No you dont need to book.