Franschhoek at a glance
Franschhoek property and real estate has shown strong growth over the last few years. The scenic beauty of the area, the country lifestyle and its proximity to Cape Town all add up to its being a very desirable location for property and real estate investors. Franschhoek is situated in the heart of the Cape Winelands, a pleasant 45 minute drive outside Cape Town. The French Huguenots, who planted the first vines in the valley, founded the town almost 400 years ago.
There is a variety of quality property available in Franschhoek ranging from historic wine farms to secure retirement complexes. The town has many historical buildings and excellent examples of Cape Dutch architecture.
Franschhoek is a vibrant, cosmopolitan town that attracts artists, tourists, retirees and affluent people from around the world. A number of South Africa's finest restaurants are to be found here and Franschhoek has become the culinary capital of the Cape. Franschhoek is served by an excellent infrastructure with recently upgraded roads, a fine private school, convenient shopping and medical facilities. There is a large variety of sporting and recreational activities including horse-riding, fishing, sailing on the nearby Theewaterskloof Dam and mountain biking and hiking in the surrounding mountains.
Seeff Franschhoek can assist you with the sale and rental of all types of residential property and real estate including villas, houses, apartments, cluster developments, security villages, land, wine farms and guesthouses.