We’re in good company. Discover a world of artisan eateries, wine estates & unique experiences surrounding La Bella Vita Studios.

FRANSCHOEK WINE TRAM

TRAVEL IN STYLE ON THE
FRANSCHHOEK WINE TRAM

This hop-on, hop-off tour is one of the best ways to discover the true essence of the Franschhoek Valley – picturesque vineyards, breathtaking scenery, warm hospitality, world-class cuisine, fine wines and a 300-year history. Travel in style as you journey through rolling vineyards.

+27 21 300 0338 | info@winetram.co.za
Franschhoek Square, 32 Huguenot Rd, Franschhoek

DRAKENSTEIN LION PARK

EXPERIENCE THE DRAKENSTEIN
LION PARK

See these beautiful creatures up close at The Lion Sanctuary, open daily from 09h30 to 17h00. Chimp Haven is open daily from 09h30 to 16h30. Closed 25th December. Lion feeding times are on a Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 16h00.

+27 21 863 3290 | info@lionrescue.org.za
Old Paarl Road, Paarl

BABYLONSTOREN

FROM THE GARDEN TO YOUR PLATE
SAVOUR A TASTE OF WORKING FARMLIFE AT BABYLONSTOREN

Choose from two exceptional restaurants. Housed in an old cowshed, Babel is a wonderful mix of Cape Dutch architecture with contemporary glass walls that makes for the perfect spot to try the tasty yet unconventional combinations. They have a farm-to-fork philosophy, which reflects their “pick, clean and serve” approach.

The Greenhouse is a more casual way to see the farm and experience the fresh produce, which is perfectly arranged in glass jars for your enjoyment under the trees.

+27 21 863 3852 | enquiries@babylonstoren.com | R45, Babylonstoren, Paarl

Fairview

INDULGE IN ARTISAN CHEESE WITH
SPECTACULAR VIEWS AT FAIRVIEW

Fairview works very hard to create artisanal and sustainable produce, with a focus on fine wine and cheese. They’ve been caring custodians of their land since 1693, and invite you to come and visit them and see for yourself how their farm operates, supports the environment and contributes to a more holistic lifestyle.

+27 21 863 2450 | info@fairview.co.za
Suid-Agter-Paarl Road, Suider-Paarl

Spice Route

LOVE THE LOCAL DELICACIES
ALONG THE SPICE ROUTE

Every artisan invited to be part of the Spice Route community is handpicked for their quality offering. From chocolate-making, beer-brewing and glass-blowing to a selection of tastes from all corners of South Africa, the shared goal is to bring a unique strength and art to the whole collective while supporting each other’s individual trade.

+27 21 863 5200 | info@spiceroute.co.za
Suid-Agter-Paarl Road, Paarl

LA MOTTE

CELEBRATE THE GOOD LIFE WITH THE
FINEST WINES AT 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. Situated in the most picturesque surroundings, serving traditional cuisine and with historic charm, it’s an enchanting destination for those who appreciate the finer things in life.

+27 21 876 8000 | info@la-motte.co.za
R45 Main Road, Franschhoek Valley

Delaire Graff Estate

FALL IN LOVE WITH THE
BEAUTY OF GRAFF ESTATE

This estate is a luxury experience combined with a unique blend of South African hospitality. It has outstanding views and is nestled between majestic mountains and overlooking the vineyards of Stellenbosch, and those who visit are known to lose their hearts and return again and again.

+27 21 885 8160 | reservations@delaire.co.za
Helshoogte Pass, Stellenbosch

PEARL MOUNTAIN

NATURE IN ALL ITS SPLENDOUR AWAITS AT PEARL MOUNTAIN

The Retief family has lived on Pearl Mountain since 1873. Today, guests to the farm can enjoy a glass of Pearl Mountain wine at Blacksmith’s Kitchen, while taking in the breathtaking views of the Berg River Valley below.

Blacksmith’s Kitchen +27 21 870 1550 | Winery +27 21 872 9507 | Bo Lang Street, Paarl

Noble Hill

CRAVE CULINARY DELIGHTS AT
COSECHA NOBLE HILL

Noble Hill is located on the slopes of the Simonsberg mountains, which have made some of South Africa’s finest wines dating back to the late 17th century. Cosecha restaurant, (co-say-cha, Spanish for “harvest”) reflects their location next to the harvest area where grapes are sorted and crushed. They serve breakfast and lunch all day. Specials are crafted each day based on the freshest local ingredients.

+27 21 874 3844 | info@noblehill.com
Simondium Road, Klapmuts

ANURA

LEARN THE RICH HISTORY OF
FINE WINES AT ANURA

Positioned on the foothills on the Simonsberg Mountains, Anura boasts a wide variety of soils, slopes and microclimates. This allows them to grow a wide selection of cultivars. With each passing harvest they learn more about our soils and vineyards, and refine their vineyard and cellar practices in order to create the finest wines for their unique terroir. They serve craft beer, pizza’s and charcuterie cheese plates at their micro brewery, Wagon Trail Brewery.

+27 21 875 5360 | info@anura.co.za
Simondium Road, Klapmuts

La Bella Vita Studios | Glen Carlou

ENJOY PANORAMIC VIEWS AT GLEN CARLOU

Glen Carlou’s custom-designed cellar features an open-plan arena where visitors can gain insight into the art of winemaking. To delight the eye, our attractive, wood-beamed tasting room offers panoramic views of the Paarl Valley and the Drakenstein Mountains. Reward the palate with a variety of memorable wines.

+27 (0)21 875 5528 | Simondium Road, Klapmuts

VREDE EN LUST BISTRO

EXPERIENCE THE WARMTH OF
VREDE EN LUST BISTRO

Cradled in the folds of the peaceful Vrede en Lust wine estate in Franschhoek, the Lust Bistro & Bakery entices one’s surroundings with the tantalising aromas of freshly baked artisan bread – imaginative creations of Jean Pierre Smith, patron chef and baker extraordinaire whose lunchtime chalkboard presents a constantly intriguing invitation of discovery.

+27 21 874 1456 | reservations@lustbistro.com
Intersection of the Klapmuts Road and the R45, Simondium Franschhoek

Backsberg

EMBRACE FINE LIVING
AT BACKSBERG

The philosophy of Backsberg remains that of providing pleasure and enjoyment to a broad range of wine lovers by producing wines not only with structure and finesse, but also with a high level of ‘drinkability. On Sundays they serve a popular three course carvery and make sure to book in advance.

27 21 875 5952 | restaurant@backsberg.co.za
Simondium Road, Klapmuts