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Mont Rochelle

Celebrating our first Birthday

Last September we opened our doors to a newly refurbished Mont Rochelle and we’ve been truly chuffed by the support both locally in Franschhoek and from all our loyal guests globally.

Mont Rochelle

Survivors Walk of Hope 2015

Join the Surivors Walk of Hope with us on Saturday 19th September.

Mahali Mzuri

Mahali magic

In a recent poll in Travel Africa magazine of the top 25 reasons to visit Kenya, a safari journey to the Maasai Mara understandably ranked at number 1.

Kasbah Tamadot

Meet our Head Chef

What do you love most about your job? I love seeing guests enjoy my food just as much as I enjoy it making it.

A little bird told us...

The Archive

  • 2017 March
  • 23rd March 2017

    On 25th March 2017, Virgin Limited Edition will be supporting the 10th anniversary of Earth Hour.

    14th March 2017

    One of the most raved about parts of any stay at Mont Rochelle is the quality of the food and drink we serve.

    8th March 2017

    Our Pastry Chef, Kate Malcolm inspires us every day with her tasty creations from the Babylon kitchen.

    1st March 2017

    Rhino poaching is currently at crisis point all over Africa, with the numbers of rhinos being killed by poachers on the rise.

  • 2017 February
  • 17th February 2017

    The past few weeks have been a very busy time for our resident Wine Maker, Dustin Osborne, and his team as they have just completed the 2017 harvest.

    15th February 2017

    As any parent will know, one of the hardest decisions to make with young children is to decide where and when to take them away on holiday.

    6th February 2017

    Following the recent rainfall we mentioned on recently on the blog, there has been a good amount of rain for the first half of the summer and so the animals and vegetation are reaping the rewards.

    1st February 2017

    This year, the Virgin Limited Edition ducks have been spreading their wings and venturing out into the big, wide world.

    1st February 2017

    Now our 2017 #GiveAFlyingDuck competition is in full flight, we have some lovely news from the team at the Tansghart Woodwork Centre in Asni, Morocco.

  • 2017 January
  • 31st January 2017

    After a hard day on the slopes, or maybe not quite such a hard day by the pool, nothing is guaranteed to help you relax more than a visit to our in-house spa.

    24th January 2017

    After gruelling months of drought (the most severe following the lowest annual rainfall ever recorded in South Africa), the start of the rain has been a welcome relief for many of the animals who live in the area.

    17th January 2017

    Besides the white sandy beaches, delicious food and cheeky lemurs, the most celebrated part of a stay on Necker Island is our brilliant staff.

    9th January 2017

    #GiveAFlyingDuck in 2017 and join our ducks as they journey around the world to see some of the most far flung places, doing some good while they’re at it.

    6th January 2017

    It’s that time of year again.