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La Motte Wine Estate

R45 Main Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 (0)21 876 8000
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R45 Main Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 (0)21 876 8000
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

Our group of four thoroughly enjoyed a wine tasting at La Motte. We tasted seven excellent wines and bought a few bottles, so there was no charge. In our opinion, that was a very good deal. Our "leader" in the tasting was knowledgable and gave...More

Thank Arthur H
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We tasted 7 wines, with nice quality. The winery is very impressive. However tasting is indoor with no view but in an elegant dining room

Thank IamZozo
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Visited La Motte with German friends. The Pierneef art collection are absolute fantastic. Do not miss the gallery, while dining or wine tasting. The wine tasting was served very elegantly with 8 wines to taste. Great wines - though bit pricey. We got informed information...More

Thank moments_ago
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Although I've been to Franschoek on many occasions, this was my first visit to La Motte Wine Estate. Like so many of the Cape Wine Estates, La Motte is spectacular. The estate has been in the Rupert family since 1970 & they run a class...More

Thank stevenment
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Lovely location for Afternoon Tea. My lemon meringue pie was excellent! Also worth visiting is the museum with it's wonderful art gallery.

Thank Megeve83
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We stopped here for some wine tasting and left with much more. The service was very polite and professional. The atmosphere is fantastic with part of the wine storage process on view. There are plenty of tasting tables so you can enjoy as a group....More

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 11 March 2017

We met friends for lunch and the menu was excellent, staff were very helpful and swift service. The staff were attentive when required and not obtrusive. The food was beautifully cooked and the wine selection top rate. The great thing was that the place is...More

Thank rbkPaphos
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

The estate, like many in Franschhoek, is simply beautiful. The tasting area is similarly spectacular with many large wooden tables and glass doors. However, the service was rather disorganized. My wife and I waited quite some time before receiving the next round in the tasting...More

Thank Andy M
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We arrived at La Motte half an hour before closing time, and we headed to the Pierneef Exhibition. Whilst reading the history on the display boards at the entrance a kind lady, who turned out to be the curator, approached us from her desk and...More

1  Thank TheoVorster
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Beautiful location and a very professional wine tasting experience. Well worth a visit as location is simply stunning

Thank anthony b
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