The Holden Manz Wine Estate, formally known as Klein Genot, is the adored child of Migo Manz and Gerard Holden. This idyllic 5-star wine farm lies between Franschhoek and the Stony Brook River, sporting vistas over the quaint countryside. Whether you find yourself in the property’s restaurant, the Franschhoek Kitchen, the spa or vast garden, you can expect a refined and elegant experience. The Cape Dutch architecture creates a quiet splendour, inviting visitors into one of the most charming country houses in Franschhoek. The Holden Manz is ideally located just a few minutes from town, so be sure to explore the nooks and alleyways that make Franschhoek such a unique destination. Trips to the centre of Cape Town’s CBD ensure that you get experience every aspect to life in the Western Cape and greater Winelands area.
Exclusivity is an important key to your stay at the Holden Manz, with only 5 suites available privacy is assured. The rooms are elegantly kitted out with large en-suite bathrooms that include a bath, shower and double basins. Enjoy the tranquil sights and sounds of Franschhoek that unfold beneath your terrace or treat your mind and body to treatments in the spa. The Africology products used in the spa are 100% natural and locally made. A yoga studio is also going to be opening soon.
The Holden Manz offers its own wide selection of wine and fair share of activities for guests to partake in including picnic, trail walks and wine tasting. The Holden Manz also boasts a contemporary African art collection that showcases renowned artists such as Simon Annand, Cecil Skotnes and Karin Miller.
Matching the appeal of the property’s wine and art collection are the delicious meals presented in the Franschhoek Kitchen, amongst the vines or on the riverbank. Feast on fresh organic food inspired by the seasons and indulge in the culinary representation of South Africa’s colourful personality.