Mont Rochelle Hotel lies at the top of the Franschhoek valley, with breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding hills and vineyards. This elegant thatched hotel, (formerly known as La Couronne), has 22 rooms and suites ranging in size and style, but each is individually decorated with air-conditioning, television, bathrobes and underfloor heating. The Shiraz and Merlot rooms have courtyard or valley views whilst the Cabernet rooms have valley views and private terraces. The Pinotage suites have valley views from the bedroom and a lounge area. The Reserve and Cap Classique suites have private terraces or gardens with plunge pools and King-size beds. Relax by the pool, unwind in the sauna or enjoy gentle country pursuits such as walking in the vineyards or trout fishing in one of the nearby dams. The centre of the picturesque village of Franschhoek, with its art galleries, bistros and interesting boutique shops, is but a short stroll away. TGCSA 5 star hotel.