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La Motte Wine Estate

R45 Main Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 21 876 8000
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“tasting room” (39 reviews)
“art gallery” (18 reviews)
“wine estate” (25 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
LOCATION
R45 Main Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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+27 21 876 8000
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"tasting room"
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"art gallery"
in 18 reviews
"wine estate"
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"hiking trail"
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"bread"
in 17 reviews
"beautiful setting"
in 15 reviews
"knowledgeable staff"
in 8 reviews
"top quality"
in 6 reviews
"sauvignon blanc"
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"main course"
in 5 reviews
"farm shop"
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"south africa"
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"western cape"
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"out of this world"
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"tasting experience"
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"book in advance"
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"restaurant"
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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Pity this platform doesn't allow a negative rating (minus a lot). It is such a beautiful and elegant estate but ruined by rude, ignorant staff that are only interested in their 'master's ' will. We arrived wanting to enjoy the views and surrounds and a...More

2  Thank JeremyNoble007
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Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Situated next door to Leopards Leap this is the sister vinyard run by a different branch of the same family. The tasting rooms are set in an extremely pretty garden setting. The tasting itself was well organised and presented by a knowledeable somalier although personally,...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

I was entertaining an Australian friend from Tokyo that is a travel journalist. We ran out of the previous winery early to get to la Motte before they closed at 5pm. I had told her that in her short week here she should try the...More

2  Thank Dallia B
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Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Attentive wine tasting experience in a beautiful setting. Nice whites and reds on offer. They also have a museum and farm shop.

Thank 99Luftballons
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Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

This is a really classy wine tasting experience set in a very well decorated and up market cellar. R50 for 7 wines with some very fresh bread (the charge is refunded if you buy 2 bottles). Very well worth the visit, the setting is amazing...More

Thank RHINOTHOMAS
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

This is beautiful setting and a fine wine estate in Franschoek. We visited for Sunday Lunch (rebooked and reserved paid deposit on line) . The restaurant has the kitchen visible as you enter. The wines are renown and you can choose from Billionaire prices down...More

Thank Charles C
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Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

Every aspect of this estate is amazing. Beautiful both inside and outside. Excellent service and great wine. Enjoyed the museum as well.

Thank Loreen P
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Reviewed 5 June 2016

We were in Franschhoek for one full day and unfortunately, it was hurricane weather outside. We were delighted with LaMotte because they had a beautiful indoor area where we could walk around their cellar and once we sat down for our tasting, we were near...More

Thank Sarc1
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Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

From the security guard to the receptionist to the wine ambassadors, ever aspect of this estate is EXCELLENT. We so appreciated the kind service, the complimentary snacks and their generous tasting policy. While we enjoyed the wine, it was an experience to visit the museum...More

Thank NickiCT
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Reviewed 2 June 2016

We visited La Motte on the way back from Franschhoek and I was very impressed. The food was presented well, was flavoursome and was not a million miles away from Michelin standard, I really could not fault it,

Thank Titanic1
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