Franschhoek, situated in the Cape Winelands, has grown to be one of South Africa’s primary culinary destinations and a property market favourite. The scenery is spectacular, with Franschhoek being world renowned for its wine farms and delicious food. Offering a warm and welcoming atmosphere, you’ll be hard-pressed running out of things to do in Franschhoek. 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 for property in a secure estate, 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 and close to Stellenbosch University. The lifestyle wine farms for sale 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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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. 



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



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. 



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,


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. 


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


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.

For example Camps Bay or Mauritius