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Mont Rochelle

Dassenberg Road, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 21 876 3000
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US$112.78*
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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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+27 21 876 3000
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Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I stopped in at Mont Rochelle for wine tasting in December 2017. We sat outside, and ordered the 'Connoisseur's Tasting' (4 wines -- Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, a 2009 Merlot, and a 2009 Syrah) and a cheese & charcuterie board. The good: +...More

Thank Ob3ron
VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Mont Rochelle, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Ob3ron, Thank you for taking the time to share your valued feedback with us following your recent visit to Mont Rochelle. Whilst we were delighted to hear your kind comments about the setting, I was really sorry to read that our wines weren’t quite...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great wine tasting in this beautiful setting. You can visit the winery for free if you're here before 11am. The tasting is reasonably priced and with excellent explanations for the different wines. The best choice is without doubt the gourmet tasting with 3 wines...More

Thank Flyingseb
VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Mont Rochelle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Flyingseb, It was a pleasure to welcome you for a tasting at Mont Rochelle and we couldn’t have been happier to hear that you thought the food pairing was the perfect match to our wines! Thank you for taking the time to share such...More

Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Stunning setting, delicious wine and the food and staff are lovely. The views are to die for. A must do xxMore

Thank Lisa_Renee_Compain
VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Mont Rochelle, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Dear Lisa_Renee_Compain, What a beautiful review! Thank you for sharing such lovely compliments with us, we couldn’t have been happier to hear that you enjoyed the food, wine and service. We really hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back to Mont Rochelle in...More

Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Short review is - you will be impressed with the estate overall as it is situated on a hill. It has a beautiful view of the vineyard overlooking the Franschhoek area. The place around is big and you will just want to stay on this...More

Thank HongKongTrotter
VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Mont Rochelle, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Dear HongKongTrotter, Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us, we were so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Mont Rochelle and that you wanted to stay on the estate forever! It was lovely to hear that you found your...More

Reviewed 9 October 2017

Our visit to Mont Rochelle was one of the highlights of our recent trip to S.A. We had dreamed of doing a picnic in a beautiful setting in the Winelands, and this more than surpassed our expectations. We did a wine tasting first and found...More

Thank mb1605
VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Mont Rochelle, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Dear mb1605, We couldn’t have been more pleased to help you realise your dream of a picnic in the Winelands, and to hear that the experience surpassed your expectations really means so much! Thank you for taking the time to share such a perfect review,...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Absolutely breathtaking views paired with a premium selection of wines. Very generous with the wine tasting at a decent price. Perfect setting for taking in the majesty of the valley and sampling of the local cuisine. A definite must on a trip to Franschhoek.More

Thank Gavin N
VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Mont Rochelle, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Dear Gavin N, It’s not often that the team are left speechless but we were all blown away by your wonderful review. We were absolutely delighted to hear how much you enjoyed the food and wine at Mont Rochelle so thank you for taking the...More

Reviewed 22 July 2017

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
VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Mont Rochelle, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Dear Brett, Alison, Kaitlyn, and Dillon, It was such a huge pleasure to welcome you all back to Mont Rochelle, and it means such a great deal to hear that you were overwhelmed and delighted by your recent visit. The entire team were over the...More

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

1  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

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