Sorbonne Luxury Apartments - Franschhoek, Winelands

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Sorbonne Luxury Apartments

Franschhoek, Winelands - Accommodation

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ESTABLISHMENT OVERVIEW:

This Franschhoek accommodation consists of four elegantly appointed self-catering apartments for distinguished guests in search of a tranquil atmosphere and the freedom to come and go as they please.

You will find the five-star rated Sorbonne apartments in Akademie Street in Franschhoek - one of South Africa's foremost wine-tasting and culinary destinations. Surrounded by majestic mountains, the village of Franschhoek is some 80 km to the east of Cape Town. Franschhoek's French heritage of more than 300 years is evident in the wine and food tradition of the village.
This accommodation in Franschhoek is a home away from home.

Newly built and furnished, each tastefully decorated luxury apartment has two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a living room, a fully equipped kitchen and garage. The setting will give you privacy, quietness and mountain views, yet you are only streets away from award-winning restaurants, art galleries, boutiques and shops.

Facilities:
The Sorbonne complex consists of four apartments in a secured environment. Each apartment can accommodate four people and has:

• 2 double bedrooms
• 2 bathrooms with heated towel rails and Hansgrohe taps
• A single garage with an extra secured parking bay - washing machine and tumble drier
• A fully equipped kitchen with modern appliances
• A living room with gas fireplace
• 2 Plasma screen televisions with satellite connection
• Underfloor heating
• Fireplaces in apartments, but no barbeque facilities

Each apartment is equipped with quality furniture, appliances, two televisions, linen and towels. Tranquil colour schemes and tasteful interior decoration will make you feel at home.

Franschhoek is a small town in the Western Cape Province and one of the oldest towns of the Republic of South Africa. It is about 75 kilometres from Cape Town.

Stay in Franschhoek and come to Sorbonne for a quiet getaway, a reading holiday or a central point from where to explore the surrounding winelands, historic places and nature reserves.

Facilities & Amenities includes:

Facilities available at Sorbonne Luxury Apartments, Franschhoek, Winelands

Establishment Facilities
  • Children Welcome
  • Gay Friendly
  • Internet
  • Laundry
  • Pools
  • Secure Parking
Room Amenities
  • Non Smoking
  • Television

Accreditations & Gradings:

Accreditations for Sorbonne Luxury Apartments, Franschhoek, Winelands

  • AA Travel Guides
  • Tourism Grading Council

Things to do near Franschhoek, Winelands

Franschhoek Tourism - Franschhoek, Tourism Information

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Nestled between towering mountains in the beautiful Cape winelands lies the magnificent Franschhoek Valley. This is the food and wine heartland of the country, where splendid wines are grown and our top chefs create international cuisine. Here breath-taking scenery, warm hospitality, world class cuisine and the finest wines all combine to create lasting memories. Franschhoek is the gourmet capital ...

Groot Drakenstein Tourism - Groot Drakenstein, Tourism Information

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Groot Drakenstein Cultural Centre near Simondium is situated in the Berg River Valley between Franschoek and Paarl. The cultural centre is housed in an abandoned correctional facility. Various structural and other modifications over recent years have turned this former prison into a much more user-friendly facility. It is an ideal facility especially for winter time as the whole facility is ...

Klein Drakenstein Tourism - Klein Drakenstein, Tourism Information

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Klien Drakenstein was established in 1823. The historic Mountain the foot of the picturesque Drakenstein mountains. Here we celebrate life, family, friends, food & wine. Take a stroll amongst the vineyards or along the river, view the abundant bird life, try your hand at fly-fishing and much more. ...

Kontrei Traveller - Paarl, Cultural

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Paarl Tourism - Paarl, Tourism Information

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Paarl has a large area of unspoilt natural beauty at its doorstep. The Paarl Mountain Nature Reserve has a picturesque landscape of fynbos vegetation dominated by massive rounded granite rock formations set among wild olives, rock candlewoods and wagon trees. Fishing, hiking, picnics, climbing and mountain biking are all possible. Paarl Arboretum boasts with 4500 trees (750 species) from ...

Le Bonheur Crocodile Farm - Simondium, Wildlife and Nature

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Le Bonheur crocodile farm operates 7 days a week, 9 till 5. Guided tours of our croc ponds are offered every 45 minutes. Our facility include a child friendly, licensed café, a gift shop (featuring nile croc leather articles), spacious indoor/outdoor play areas as well as an irrigation dam offering catch and release bass fishing. Pre order a picnic basket and linger in our waterfront garden ...

Somerset West Tourism Office - Somerset West, Tourism Information

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Cape Winelands Walk - Somerset West, Hiking trails

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The Cape Winelands Walk is a 7 day walking trip over about 100 km between Somerset West and Stellenbosch. It's a unique adventure attraction in one of SA's most popular tourist areas. The walking experience is on a self-guided basis. It is designed to give guests the freedom of choice to walk at their own pace. They are guided by Route notes which include directions,local detail and highlights. Information ...

Oak Avenue Fine Linens - Somerset West, Shopping

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Cheetah Outreach - Somerset West, Wildlife and Nature

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If you are looking for things to do in Cape Town, then look no further - as a visit to the Cheetah Outreach is just the ticket. Cheetah Outreach is an education and community-based programme designed to raise awareness of the plight of the cheetah and to campaign for its survival. Founder, Annie Beckhelling, launched the project in January 1997, with just one hectare of land provided by Spier Wine ...

Hudson's - Stellenbosch, Where to eat

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Hudson's is a restaurant and wedding and function venue situated on the beautiful Vredenheim Wine Estate just outside of Stellenbosch. Our huge, stunning gardens and breath-taking views, combined with delicious food and friendly service, make us the ultimate venue. For an intimate lunch for two, a small gathering of family and friends or a larger celebration - Hudson's is the place for you. We also ...

K.E.N Disability Ride - Stellenbosch, Transportation

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Transportation of disabled people in wheelchairs or any other disabilities. You can contact me for daily tours, wine tours, any place you want to go or if you are wheelchair bounded and work for company and need to go to a conference but have transport problems you can contact me or even struggle to go to the airport, I'm your "man" for the job. ...

Madeleen Health & Beauty Studio - Stellenbosch, Health and Beauty

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Madeleen Health & Beauty Studio won the National and Regional Bridal Choice Awards 2010. Visit us to experience our warm and professional service for yourself!! Tantalize your senses with a crisp starter to quality beauty care, indulge in a main course of perfect magnificence or just treat yourself to an indulging dessert of divine radiance! You'll experience peace, tranquility and joie de vivre! Why ...

Stellenbosch Tourism - Stellenbosch, Tourism Information

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Stellenbosch is without doubt one of the prettiest little towns in the whole of South Africa. Situated at the head of the Eerste (First) River Valley, it was one of the first valleys to be settled in. The area is full of charming scenes and rich in history. The towns, villages and farmlands contain finely preserved examples of one of the most serene forms of domestic architecture found any where in ...

Somerbosch Wines - Stellenbosch, Wine

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There's history behind the Vine" 'Die Fonteine', home to Somerbosch Wines is relaxed and intimate, as you'd expect from a working farm that's been in the hands of the winemaking Roux family for more than half a century. The farm is situated in the Helderberg area of the Stellenbosch region. The cool Atlantic sea breeze combines with other terroir elements on the farm to develop the complex nature ...

Delheim - Stellenbosch, Wine

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High up on the southwestern slopes of the Simonsberg Mountain, named after Governor Simon van der Stel, one finds the land known as Drie Sprong.It was originally home to a Dutch East India Company servant, whose job it was to fire a cannon from the peak directly above the property, appropriately named Kanonkop. This cannon was the third in a relay from Cape Town, via Koeberg, signaling the arrival ...

Delvera Hiking Trails - Stellenbosch, Hiking trails

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There are thee day walks at Delvera. The Bird Walk is 1,4km, Vineyard Walk 6km and the Delvera Vineyard Trail is 9.75km. The Trail Centre is open daily from 8 to 5 and provides Trail informaiton, snacks, maps, accessories and bicycle spares. Also available is accommdation, wine tasting, restaurant, cheese factory, nursery and pottery. Full Moon Hikes, Bicycle Wine Tours, Vineyard tours and Nordic ...

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Meerkat Safaris - Stellenbosch, Tours and Safaris

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Wellington Tourism - Wellington, Tourism Information

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Nestling at the foot of the Groenberg, the town lies in a picturesque valley on the banks of the Kromme River with the majestic Hawequa Mountains - silent sentinels on its eastern border. The town is a mere 45 minutes (72km) drive from Cape Town and is in easy reach of all the other Boland towns. Apart from fine cuisine and pleasant accommodation, visitors to the town can discover a magnificent legacy ...

Directions to Sorbonne Luxury Apartments

Map of Sorbonne Luxury Apartments in Franschhoek, Winelands

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Directions to Sorbonne Luxury Apartments

GPS Co-Ordinates: 19° 7' 7.6" E / 33° 54' 21.4" S

By Car / Driving

Driving to Sorbonne Luxury Apartments in Franschhoek, Winelands

Departing: Cape Town International Airport
Address: 37 Aviation Crescent, Cape Town International Airport (CPT), Cape Town 7490, South Africa
Distance: 78.0 km / Duration: 54 mins
1. Head south 0.1 km
2. Slight left toward Michigan St 0.6 km
3. Turn left toward Michigan St 0.1 km
4. Take the 1st right onto Michigan St 0.4 km
5. Turn left onto Borcherds Quarry Rd 0.7 km
6. Merge onto Settlers Wy/N2 via the ramp to Somerset 3.9 km
7. Take exit 22A toward R300/Bellville 1.5 km
8. Merge onto Kuils River Rd/R300 14.1 km
9. Keep right at the fork, follow signs for N1/Paarl/Worcester and merge onto N1 32.1 km
10. Take exit 59 for Jan Van Riebeeck Drive toward Paarl/R301/Wellington 0.4 km
11. Turn right onto Jan Van Riebeeck Dr 0.2 km
12. Continue onto Wemmershoek Rd 0.6 km
13. Continue onto R301 15.4 km
14. Turn left onto R45 7.6 km
15. Turn left onto Huguenot Rd 0.1 km
16. Take the 1st right onto La Cotte St
Destination will be on the left
0.2 km

Nearest Airport

Cape Town International Airport - Cape Town

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Cape Town International airport used to be called D.F. Malan Airport and was opened in 1954 replacing the old Wingfield Aerodrome Airport.

This airport is the second busiest and second largest airport in South Africa and third busiest in Africa, by 2015 it is expected to have 14 million passengers pass through the airport. It is within easy driving distance (20 km) from the centre of Cape Town.

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Nearby Towns

Alternative accommodation near Franschhoek, Winelands

TOWN, REGION DURATION DISTANCE
Franschhoek, Winelands » Current Current
Paarl, Winelands » 26 mins 28.4 km
Stellenbosch, Winelands » 30 mins 31.1 km
Wellington, Winelands » 37 mins 37.6 km
Somerset West, Winelands » 45 mins 50.5 km

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