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La Motte

Situated in the beautiful Franschhoek Valley in South Africa’s Cape winelands, La Motte is home to the finest wines, recognised internationally for exceptional quality. With its picturesque setting, traditional cuisine and historic charm, La Motte is an enchanting choice for those who appreciate the finer things in life.

La Motte’s completely redesigned and refurbished tasting facility, featuring a large fireplace for cosy winter tastings, has been highly commended for the inviting and friendly ambiance. Here, a wide variety of La Motte’s award-winning wines can be sampled and purchased in a stylish and relaxing atmosphere.


Pierneef à La Motte Restaurant serves dishes based on recipes used and modified in the Cape Winelands over more than three centuries as different cultures contributed to the shaping of Cape Winelands Cuisine.

The Winelands Tea is served in the restaurant and on the stoep or in the garden and guests are able to choose from a selection of the finest teas of the world.

The La Motte Museum not only offers displays depicting aspects of the Rupert family, but also features the history of La Motte, a brief review of Cape Dutch architecture, the heritage collection of famed South African landscape artist JH Pierneef and a contemporary art exhibition.

The La Motte Hiking Trail offers the ideal opportunity to explore some of La Motte’s greatest natural assets and the breathtaking vistas of the Franschhoek Valley.

Tel: +27 21 876 8000

R45 Main Road, Franschhoek

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