Accommodation near Franschhoek

See De Zeven With New Eyes

Posted on Tue May 19, 2020.

The last few months have made us appreciate more than we could ever have imagined, for no longer will we spend this year's winter months surrounded by guests as they make unforgettable memories. No longer will we casually go for a hike and look down at De Zeven from new heights, and no longer will we hear the sounds of wine glasses and "cheers" and the aroma of freshly brewed coffee permeating through our lodge. Times have changed, and while this time indoors is temporary, it has shaped a new way of thinking amongst us all as we learn to appreciate the simple moments in life.

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A Symbol of Hope When We Need It Most

Posted on Sun April 19, 2020.

The Stellenbosch and Franschhoek vineyards are turning into captivating shades of red signalling the time to move away from the crisp Sauvignon Blancs and open a bottle of Merlot instead. This change of season brings with it long weekends. They would usually entice us with promises of relaxation with family and friends who we have neglected, and suspend the demands of life just for a bit.

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De Zeven Seven: 7 Things to do in the Winelands this Winter

Posted on Wed July 10, 2019.

While the streets are less busy and many go into hibernation, winter in the winelands comes with its own charm and opportunity. The Cape Winelands alone is host to a number of events geared to visitors wanting to keep it cosy or those more adventurous to get out and about. We have curated a list of seven things to do in the area - all within a few minutes' drive from De Zeven.

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Get ready for the 2019 Franschhoek Bastille Festival from 13 to 14 July with these quirky facts.

Posted on Thu June 27, 2019 in Events near De Zeven .

Dressing in the French colours of red, blue and white is just the start of what Bastille Day 2019 has in store.

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It's time for the Franschhoek Literary Festival!

Posted on Fri May 3, 2019 in Events near De Zeven .

Woordfees may have come and gone but book lovers can get ready for the next Winelands based literary festival of the year!

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