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Steeped in history and boasting some of the highest planted vineyards in the Cape, Chamonix is set amongst 280 hectares of pristine natural beauty on the Eastern slopes of the Franschhoek Mountains and once formed part of the historic Huguenot Estate, La Cotte, which dates back to 1688. Today, Chamonix is known for its wonderful setting and abundant facilities, as well as award-winning wines. Its recent accolades include the 2013 Platter Winery of the Year.

Dining: Enjoy a delicious meal accompanied by a glass of Chamonix wine, whilst overlooking the private picturesque surroundings of Arkeste restaurant situated right on the foot of the Franschhoek Mountains. Richard Carstens returns to the Franschhoek Valley where he started his culinary career to create simple sophisticated bistro style cuisine of international standards. Select a meal from their à la carte menu, indulge in the changing blackboard menu or enjoy the light express menu which includes a selection of charcuterie and cheeses together with Chamonix’s award winning wines in the tasting room.

Activities: Cellar Tour (by appointment)


Depart From: Franschhoek Terminal

Wine Estate - Wine Tasting - Wine Farm Franschhoek
Wine Tasting
Wine Estate - Wine Tasting - Wine Farm Franschhoek
Wine Estate - Wine Tasting - Wine Farm Franschhoek
Light Meal