Ashbourne House

Ashbourne House a charming colonial guesthouse built in 1897 and honoured with a special restoration award by The Franschhoek Trust. For a truly special and caring stay in our beautiful village, Ashbourne House offers attentive personal service, luxurious accommodation and great comfort, combined with the highest of standards.


Ashbourne House has four individually interior designed en-suite rooms and two suites, all air conditioned with own entrance and private patio or balcony. Each is equipped with: • Ceiling fan; • Fridge; • Tea and coffee tray; • Television; • Safe; • Hairdryer, • Heating, • Heated towel rail. A spacious and supremely comfortable guest sitting room with stone fire place has double doors leading to a shady veranda. The stylish décor of the house reflects the period elegance of its past combined with modern comforts.

In summer imaginative and indulgent breakfasts are served al fresco by the swimming pool. A log fire offers winter warmth in the dining room.


Located on a quiet corner in the old part of Franschhoek village. Stroll to acclaimed world class restaurants including 8 of the top 100 restaurants in South Africa, together with cafés, art and antique galleries, shops boutiques and museums. There are no less than 26 wine estates within 2-20 minutes drive. One hour from Cape Town and forty five minutes from Cape Town International Airport. Franschhoek is the perfect base for extensive sightseeing of the Western Cape.

Ashbourne House has a NO SMOKING policy; smoking is restricted to the private patios and balconies only.

Children 16+
Credit cards accepted
Check in time 14:30
Check out time 10:30.