Franschhoek, situated in the world-renowned Cape Winelands, has grown to be one of South Africa’s primary culinary destinations and a property market favourite. The scenery is spectacular, the food is delicious and the small town offers a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Buying property for sale in Franschhoek allows you to enjoy the town’s long history which is complemented by the natural surroundings of leafy trees and vineyards. 

Residential Property in Franschhoek ranges from small two bedroomed cottages to large family homes sporting expansive gardens. If you’re looking for more of a lock-up-and-go property, consider buying property in one of the area’s security estates like Domaine Des Agnes, Fransche Hoek Estate, La Petite Provence and Delta Crest. Franschhoek is one of the Western Cape’s top tourist locations, so rentals do really well here. 

The farms for sale in Franschhoek are a short drive from the town. The lifestyle wine farms in Franschhoek are excellent investments and give owners the luxury of living on a working farm, without the responsibilities that go with commercial farms. Franschhoek is also a great location for those looking to buy vacant land to develop their dream homes. Browse the Franschhoek property listings or find out more about the area below.

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Wine

Wine

As one of the leading wine producing areas in the Western Cape, buying property in Franschhoek delight those who enjoy nothing more than a sunny afternoon sampling wine, cheese and local produce surrounded by magnificent natural beauty. 

Culinary

Culinary

Home to one of the world’s best restaurants, Le Quartier Francais, Franschhoek is the culinary capital of the Cape. 

Nature

Nature

Nature enthusiasts will enjoy spending time traversing the mountain and vineyard trails and those looking for active pastimes will enjoy the area’s cycling, golfing and horse riding facilities. 

Festivals

Festivals

Being able to call Franschhoek home means that you will have easy access to the annual festivals that the town has become well-known for: Franschhoek Uncorked, Franschhoek Open Gardens Franschhoek Chefs and Champagne festival and the Bastille Day festivities. 

Living in Franschhoek

Areas near to Franschhoek

Gordons Bay, Malmesbury, McGregor, Montagu, Paarl, Riebeek Valley, Robertson, Somerset West, Stellenbosch, Strand, Wellington,

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Schools

Home to a variety of pre-primary and primary schools. From Franschhoek, parents also have easy access to Bridge House School as well as the various schools in Paarl and some of which include the prestigious Girls High, Boys High, Paarl Gimnasium and La Rochelle.

Tertiary Education

Franschhoek is also within comfortable driving distance of the University of Stellenbosch, making it popular with students who prefer not to live on campus. 

Healthcare

There are a number of general practitioners and healthcare service providers in Franschhoek itself and the Stellenbosch Medi Clinic is a short drive away. 

Shopping

From grocery stores and fresh produce markets to specialist retail stores and boutiques, you’ll have a range of shops on your doorstep that cater to your ever need.

Agents operating in Franschhoek

Doug Gurr

Doug Gurr
M: +27 (0) 72 610 7208
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Shelly Schoeman

Shelly Schoeman
M: +27 (0) 83 301 8833
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Surina du Toit

Surina du Toit
M: +27 (0) 82 925 5725
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Jeanine Allen

Jeanine Allen
M: +27 (0) 82 410 6837
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Jordan Greenhalgh

Jordan Greenhalgh
M: +27 (0) 83 298 1481
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