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Read through our blogs to discover top tips, activities and insight into the Leeu Collection hotels and their surrounding destinations

Meet Henrock's New Head Chef, Mark McCabe

Meet Henrock's New Head Chef, Mark McCabe

Meet Mark McCabe, Henrock's new Head Chef, as he shares his unique culinary journey, passion for local ingredients, and vision for Henrock at Linthwaite House. Discover his plans for the summer menu and what makes Henrock stand out. Dive into our exclusive interview and get a taste of what’s in store.

10 June 2024
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Exclusively Yours, Leeu House

Set on the historic Huguenot Road in the heart of Franschhoek, Leeu House beckons guests to escape to a haven of sophistication while remaining a mere stone’s throw from the village bustle.

03 June 2024
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Summer Breeze Cocktail Recipe

The Summer Breeze Cocktail is the epitome of a refreshing summer drink, perfect for those warm, sunny days. Combining the botanicals of gin with the floral notes of elderflower liqueur and the zing of fresh lemon juice, this cocktail is topped off with sparkling water for a light, bubbly finish.

31 May 2024
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The Culinary Heart of Leeu Estates

Experience the epitome of five-star dining at The Dining Room, nestled within the elegant confines of Leeu Estates, where Chef Brent Malander and his team curate an exceptional farm-to-fork culinary journey against the backdrop of breathtaking natural beauty.

11 April 2024
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The Bar & Conservatory at Linthwaite House Welcomes New Head Chef Gerald van der Walt

Dive into the heart of the Lake District's culinary renaissance at Linthwaite House, where Gerald van der Walt, the new Head Chef of The Bar & Conservatory, infuses classic dishes with global flair and innovative twists for an unforgettable dining experience.

20 March 2024
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Live Leeu at Every Age

Whether you're seeking a serene retreat amidst the lush landscapes of The Lakes or a cultural escape to the renowned Cape Winelands, our curated selection of activities promises to enhance every moment of your stay. Join us as we explore the enchanting offerings of each destination, designed to create unforgettable memories for you and your loved ones.

08 March 2024
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An Exciting Culinary Future for Linthwaite House

We are thrilled to share that the Leeu Collection’s flagship UK property, Linthwaite House, is welcoming two new chefs to lead the culinary experience at the luxurious Lake District hotel.

26 February 2024
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Harvest Diaries

Embark on an immersive journey through the bustling vineyards of Franschhoek and the Cape Winelands during harvest season with Harvest Diaries, exploring the world-class wines of Leeu Passant, crafted with passion by Leeu Collection Founder, Analjit Singh, and the Mullineux & Leeu Family Wines team, inviting you to experience the artistry of winemaking at Leeu Estates

09 February 2024
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Celebrate Your Love In Five-Star Premium Winelands Luxury

Escape to unparalleled romance and luxury in the heart of the Cape Winelands with our exclusive Perfect Winelands Escape package at Leeu Estates. Indulge in five-star accommodation, exquisite dining experiences, and rejuvenating spa treatments amidst the picturesque beauty of Franschhoek, where every moment is crafted for unforgettable romance.

07 February 2024
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Summer in the Edible Garden

We sit down with Christine Stevens, edible gardens expert and Leeu Locally Grown Team Manager at Leeu Collection in Franschhoek, for some farm-to-fork insider insight…

02 February 2024
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