A boutique hotel of captivating charm, Le Quartier Francais is situated in the heart of the Franschhoek Valley, Cape Winelands. Tucked away in secluded gardens it offers a delightful haven of peace and tranquility.
Accommodation consists of 15 individual deluxe rooms, 2 luxurious suites and the Four Quarters, which consists of 4 exclusive suites situated around a central courtyard. The rooms are cooled by ceiling fans in summer and warmed by wood-burning fires in winter. The spacious bedrooms feature Egyptian cotton linen, deep down duvets and a comfortable sitting area. The rooms and the private library look onto the central garden courtyard and the swimming pool.
During your stay, explore the village’s quaint shops, galleries, chocalaterie, and charcuterie or enjoy wine tasting, fly-fishing, horseback riding and golfing. Eating is not a problem in Franschhoek – the gourmet capital of South Africa – abundant with great cafes and restaurants and more than 40 wineries!
Additionally, you choose to relax with a mosaic of treatments available from the Treatment Room using DECLEOR – PARIS.
Le Quartier Francais is renowned for its innovative cuisine: an eclectic blend of Cape flavors with a Provencal influence.
The Tasting Room
The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 – Restaurant Magazine UK
The serious business of fine dining at Le Quartier has been set apart and defined by The Tasting Room. Course after course of exquisitely presented culinary delights showcase chef Margot Janse and her team’s award-winning talent. Guests can choose a four, six or eight course dining experience from a constantly evolving menu. Dinner only
Meaning “here” in French, this relaxed, café-style restaurant / street side bistro takes care of breakfast, lunch, casual dinners and anything in between from a glass of wine to good coffees. iCi flows from the street-side terrace through the new, spacious interiors decorated in a chic, yet delightfully unbuttoned way to an outdoor fireplace in the garden. Available seven days a week, the menu offers Margot Janse’s unique take on modern cuisine, with many items cooked in a wood-burning oven. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Bread & Wine
Bread & Wine Vineyard Restaurant & Farm Grocer is situated on Môreson, a working wine farm 10 minutes drive from Le Quartier. It features home baked breads, sublime soups, country terrines, imaginative salads and other highly original dishes. Explore the tastes of home cured charcuterie, beech smoked salmon and filled foccacias while savoring Môreson’s fine wines. Open for lunch from 12:00 – 3:00
Photos courtesy of Le Quartier Francais