Holden Manz wine estate is located above the franschhoek valley overlooked by magnificent mountains which stand guard over the beautiful valley below. Situated between the Franschhoek & Stony Brook rivers, this 22 hectare wine estate, with its fertile and dark loam soils produces state of the art wines.
WINE TASTING, PICNICS AND AL FRESCO EATING
Wine tasting, picnics and outdoor eating are favourite activities to do on the Holden Manz Wine Estate. Bring your friends and family along and enjoy a incredible experience in the most beautiful corner of the franschhoek valley – Relax and indulge on the estate from late morning until late at night.
Franschhoek is indeed one of the culinary hot spots of the African Continent. Holden Manz Estate boasts own vineyard restaurant, appropriately named the Franschhoek Kitchen.
Head Chef Cheyne enjoys finding the best local fresh produce and using our very own vegetables and fruits from our gardens in order to create exquisite combinations of tasty, lekker food.
Our creative team will plan and host events for you on the estate. We have some fabulous locations on the estate, such as where the two rivers meet, picnic areas along the river banks, our large banqueting area in the Franschhoek Kitchen Restaurant, the manor house courtyard and dining room, the orchard with its over 400 fruit trees, the gazebo on the farm dam or the outdoor restaurant area surrounded by vines. You really are spoilt for choice.
The Manor House on the Holden Manz Wine Estate is a beautiful Cape Dutch style Guest House. The house is only just over ten years old. The lovely architecture with its open thatched roof allows the eye to flow freely through the large spaces. All suites have well appointed modern bathrooms with ample space for a near spa-experience indulgence.
Holden Manz Estate boasts its own Wellness Spa and new Yoga Studio. Both the guest house and wellness spa are in the quiet corner of the estate where two rivers meet, a perfect setting to escape your daily worries and relax into a world of calm tranquillity. You can make your spa experience part of your stay with us, or plan it to co-inside with a restaurant visit on our farm or a fun wine tasting amidst the vines – you might also like to send the rest of your family on a fantastic picnic next to the river, whilst you escape to the spa for a pampering.
Our fine African art collection and gallery on the main road (no.30) in the centre of franschhoek opened its doors – our latest addition to Holden Manz family. come and visit
the brand new showroom and enjoy a expedition into the world of
South African contemporary art – from prints, oils, charcoals