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Mont Rochelle

Dassenberg Road, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 21 876 3000
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Full-Day Winelands Tour with Tastings from Cape Town
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Dassenberg Road, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had encountered a couple of issues some years back, and a very apologetic offer was made to us to re experience this wonderful place when we again visited the Cape. Last Friday we returned, and were overwhelmed and delighted by the professionalism of the...More

Thank Brett F
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Another beautiful place in SA, we been there several times as we liked restaurant. Good choice of wine and tasty food.More

Thank Vera_L689
VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Mont Rochelle, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

Dear Vera_L689, Thank you for your beautiful review. It is always such a pleasure welcoming you to Mont Rochelle; there’s nothing we love more than seeing a familiar face. We hope it won’t be too long before we see you again, we miss you already!...More

Reviewed 27 May 2017

On our Wine Tram Tour we stopped of at Mont Rochelle where we had pre ordered a picnic basket (Miko). Everything was super except for the pate but there was plenty of other food such as cuts of meats, chicken, bread, salad, cheese and yummy...More

Thank EnokadeZoysa
VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Mont Rochelle, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Dear EnokadeZoysa, Thank you for taking the time to share such a super review with us! A picnic in the grounds is one of our favourite things to do and so we were delighted that you chose to join us during your Wine Tram Tour....More

Reviewed 25 May 2017

We sampled wine at many wine farms while in Franschoek, and this was the poorest wine we had. One sample we couldn't even finish! The setting is great, and the food appears to be the main attraction -- it certainly isn't the wine. We'll not...More

Thank yycyycyyc
VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Mont Rochelle, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Dear yycyycyyc, Whilst it was lovely to hear that you enjoyed the views at Mont Rochelle, I was sorry to hear that your wine tasting was not to your liking. We have sadly noted that you may not wish to visit us again but we...More

Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

This was the first out of six wineries we visited over two days. We visited only for tasting and had a platter. It was right before noon so few People The place is lovely, with wine themed decorations all over the place and plenty of...More

Thank Jaapoika
VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Mont Rochelle, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Dear Jaapoika, We loved welcoming you for a quick tasting and it was wonderful to hear that you enjoyed the wine flight experience. We hope that one day we will have the chance to welcome you back to Mont Rochelle for another glass or two...More

Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Fabulous setting and room fabulous thanks to the intervention of Elizmat. Pool only heated to 21 so nobody swimming, James assured us that this was in the process of being rectified, so check.More

Thank Mags2101
VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Mont Rochelle, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Dear Mags2101, It was such a delight to hear how much you enjoyed the setting and your room, and Elizma was so touched to receive your kind personal mention so thank you. I was sorry to hear that the pool wasn’t quite warm enough during...More

Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

The wine & canapes pairing was a bit weird...nothing wrong with the wine, but it really was not what I would call canapes. We received 3 wines paired with 1) mash & chicken strips, 2) salmon, 3) chocolate brownie. The food itself was good, but...More

Thank AnneliStemmet
VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Mont Rochelle, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017

Dear AnneliStemmet, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us following your wine and canapés tasting. Whilst it was such a delight to hear how much you liked the surroundings I was sorry to hear that the food and service weren’t...More

Reviewed 11 March 2017

Worth going for the tastings as the wines are very pleasnat particularly the white wines. Nice snacks compliment the wines and are a little different. Lovely panoramic views and well kept gardens.More

Thank 62garryw
VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Mont Rochelle, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2017

Dear 62garryw, Thank you very much for sharing such lovely compliments about Mont Rochelle. Our Winemaker was overjoyed to hear how much you liked the wine tasting; hopefully we can tempt you back for another glass or two someday! Kind Regards, James Basson General Manager...More

Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We returned for Sunday lunch. The service was attentive, helpful and courteous. The food was delicious. And the wine and setting speak for themselves. Thank you Mont Rochelle !More

Thank Tim12014
VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Mont Rochelle, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Dear Tim12014, It was such a delight to welcome you back to Mont Rochelle, so thank you for coming to see us again. Our entire team were over the moon when they heard how much you enjoyed the service, food and wine. We hope that...More

Reviewed 22 February 2017

We selected Mont Rochelle as had read that it is very beautiful. Also, the fact that it is owned by Richard Branson made it a must visit. One has to say that this is one has the most pretty views. The wines were good but...More

Thank Maulin_Parekh
VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Mont Rochelle, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2017

Dear Maulin_Parekh, Thank you for taking the time to share your beautiful review, we loved reading your kind words! We hope that we are able to tempt you back as we would be so happy to see you again. Kind Regards, James Basson General Manager...More

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