Last Word


June 10, 2015

Getting Ready For The Bastille Festival

Wondering where to rest your weary body after sipping, sampling and savouring some of Franschhoek’s superb wines; as well as tantalising your taste buds with a gastronomic feast of delicious fare from some of Franschhoek’s well-known restaurants?

Getting Ready For The Bastille Festival

The Last Word Franschhoek, situated in the heart of the weekend’ festivities, is where you will want to be for the town’s Bastille Festival on July 11 and 12, 2015. The hotel’s 10 en-suite bedrooms are generously proportioned and comfortably gracious. Two have private pools and the stylish living room opens onto an outdoor, heated swimming pool that is set in a compact sun trap. The hotel boasts personalised attention so delivering whatever guests require comes with a smile.

Apart from gourmet wining and dining in world-class restaurants, boutique shopping, walking and hiking, mountain biking, wine tasting, chocolate and cheese tasting, historic buildings and museum, championship golf courses, bicycle hire as well as wine tasting on horseback that are the regular activities, Franschhoek, on this occasion, will be kitted out in its finest French flare. The Franschhoek Boules Tournament, the Delta Valley Entertainers as well as the Porcupine Ridge Barrel Rolling Competition will make up part of an exciting programme. Other attractions include the farmers’ markets in the town hall and the church grounds, with musicians and carnival performers adding to the festive atmosphere. .

So… dust off your beret, don your finest red, white and blue and make a booking at The Last Word Franschhoek where the fine touches and attention to detail, complemented by an attentive yet unobtrusive team, promise to pamper you in your home away from home.

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