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April 5, 2018

Franschhoek Wedding Venue – Rickety Bridge

RICKETY BRIDGE WINE ESTATE – WEDDING AND CONFERENCE VENUE IN FRANSCHHOEK Rickety Bridge wine estate is situated less than 3 kilometres from the centre of the quaint Franschhoek town and nestles against the slopes of the Franschhoek Mountains overlooking the majestic Wemmershoek Mountain range. Rickety Bridge wine estate is 50 Hectares in area of which only 15 Hectares are currently dedicated […]

April 5, 2018

Franschhoek Wedding Venue – The Franschhoek Cellars

The Franschhoek Cellar The Franschhoek Cellar has an attentive and professional events team that will see to your every nuptial need, ensuring a stress-free wedding that is marked by warm hospitality, delicious food and wine, and vintage memories. This is where elegant, modern facilities meet the romance and charm of wine country life. Franschhoek Cellars […]

March 20, 2018

Franschhoek Venues – Wedding Planning 101

WHAT DOCUMENTS FOREIGNERS NEED TO GET MARRIED IN SOUTH AFRICA Your decision to get married is one of the most significant of your life. Your decision to get married in beautiful South Africa is probably one of the best in your life. And hopefully in one of our beautiful Franschhoek Venues. We certainly don’t want […]

March 8, 2018


WEDDING PLANNING 101: ADVISE FROM A PHOTOGRAPHER Before picking a wedding photographer have a look at their previous weddings that they have photographed, and ask them how long they have been in the industry. Every bride has different taste and every photographer has different styles, therefor make sure the photographer’s style suits your taste! If […]

March 5, 2018

Franschhoek Venue – Chamonix Wine Farm

Chamonix Wine Farm Steeped in history and boasting some of the highest planted vineyards in the Cape, Chamonix is set amongst 300 hectares of pristine natural beauty on the Eastern slopes of the Franschhoek mountains. About Chamonix Cape Chamonix Wine Farm once formed part of the historic Huguenot Estate, La Cotte, which dates back to […]

March 1, 2018

The Franschhoek Wine Tram

  Franschhoek Activities – Franschhoek Wine Tram Are you looking for activities to do in Franschhoek? The Franschhoek Wine Tram hop-on hop-off tour is one of the best ways to discover the true essence of the Franschhoek Valley – picturesque vineyards, breath-taking scenery, warm hospitality, world-class cuisine, fine wines and a 300 year history. Passengers […]

February 22, 2018

Franschhoek Picnic @ Courchevel

Farewell picnic on Courchevel Palettes as tables, scattered cushions on the floor creates a real boho feel to an event. This farewell picnic took place on Courchevel and bookings can be made with Franschhoek Venues to book a picnic for a intimate celebration such as a birthday party. Here are some of the photographs that […]

February 19, 2018

Interview with the Events Planner of Franschhoek Venues

So we decided to interview Nicole to get to know her a little bit better. She is a Franschhoek based wedding and events planner, and this is how our interview went down. TELL US A BIT ABOUT YOURSELF AND YOUR COMPANY Franschhoek Venues is a platform where clients can search for a venue in and [...]
February 14, 2018

Lauren Kriedemann Photography @ ROCA RESTAURANT FRANSCHHOEK

We absolutely love these shots from LAUREN KRIEDEMANN PHOTOGRAPHY in FRANSCHHOEK. The bride and the girls got dressed on Courchevel Guest Farm and their marriage was at Roca Restaurant on Dieu Donne Wine Estate.