At only R1300 per couple per
night, you’ll be spoiled with:
accommodation in the heart of the Franschhoek valley
a glass of wine, home-made
soup and bread by the fire
only R200 more (R1500) you can include an hour-long Hot Rock Massage for each of you. This is a specialty massage
where the therapist uses smooth, heated stones. The heat can
be both deeply relaxing and soothing for tight muscles.
Don’t miss this ideal
breakaway to warm yourself up this winter!
Gooding's Groves is going French for the Bastille
weekend of 13 and 14 July 2013.
Join the festive mood in the valley and stay at
Gooding's Groves at the low price of R550 per person
sharing including breakfast and a glass of wine with
our home grown olives on arrival. Stay for two
nights and get the third night free!
Vous voir alors! (see you then)
luxury self-catering Barn Suites opening in April
Situated on the banks of the
estate’s picturesque dam, the spacious suites offers
magnificent views over the groves and the surrounding
mountains. The suites will be completed by mid-April and
will extend the accommodation offering on the Gooding’s
Groves Olive Farm significantly.
Set on a working olive farm in the heart of the Breede River
- an idyllic self-catering getaway!
Gooding’s Groves Boesmans River Olive Farm is situated in
the Breede River Valley between the historical towns of
McGregor, Bonnievale and the popular Robertson winelands. An
olive grove of 3 000 mature olive trees, fynbos and
renosterveld - home to the blue Crane, picturesque river
banks, shady forests and spectacular mountains are there for
you to explore.
Ideal for families and for romantic getaways, this restored
Karoo-Georgian country house offers three large en-suite
bedrooms; spa-cious living areas; an open fire place;
well-equipped kitchen; wide verandas; a plunge pool and
shady picnic areas.
From the wide stoeps enjoy breath-taking views over the
valley, mountains and groves. Hidden in the olive grove
alongside is the Hart-beeshuisie, also recently restored
with its own lounge, kitchen and en-suite bedroom.
River side picnics, hiking trails, mountain climbing and
biking, bird watching, country road drives, wine tasting
routes, olive picking in season, star gazing, champagne air!
World renowned for its
spectacular beauty, superb wines and world class
restaurants, the Franschhoek Valley now boasts a unique tram
service running from the historic Franschhoek Village
stopping at some of South Africa’s oldest and most renowned
The aim is to create a tourist
icon here in Franschhoek on a par with the Table Mountain
Cableway or the Cape Point Funicular and for the tram to
become synonymous with Franschhoek and the wine tasting
Gooding’s Groves is also
involved in the project as Malcolm’s well-known voice can be
heard on the tram and the bus narrating the audio tour for
How exciting is that! And
…what’s more, we are hoping to provide our own special
tourist stop in time to come where those on the Tram can
come and enjoy an olive pairing and tasting experience.
Gooding's Groves has recently
been awarded a 4 star grading from the Tourism Grading
Council of South Africa. Congratulations to the Gooding's