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

Exclusively Yours, Leeu House

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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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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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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Pinnacle Moments: Leeu Collection 2023 Highlights

Embark on a journey through Leeu Collection's triumphant year of 2023, marked by award-winning accommodations, culinary excellence, and world-class wines, as we reflect on moments of gratitude and eagerly anticipate the unparalleled experiences that 2024 holds for our esteemed guests.

15 January 2024
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Celebrate the Magic of Christmas in Windermere

Step into the captivating wonderland of the Lake District during Christmas—a time when the serene beauty of this landscape mingles with festive enchantment. From charming festivals to delightful train rides with Santa, explore a holiday experience like no other in this breathtaking setting.

27 November 2023
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The Leeu Collection Shines in the 2023 Condé Nast Readers’ Choice Awards

Leeu Estates and Le Quartier Français emerge among Africa's Top Five in the prestigious Condé Nast Readers' Choice Awards.

03 October 2023
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An Unforgettable Family Staycation in The Lakes

Linthwaite House welcomes families with open arms, showcasing that a memorable family holiday can be enjoyed without straying too far from home.

02 August 2023
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Dreaming of a White Twixmas

Twixmas, the period between Christmas and New Year's Eve, offers a unique opportunity to savor the enduring holiday magic and tranquility before the new year begins

19 July 2023
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Winter Wellness in the Winelands

Do the chilly days and long nights have you dreaming of being cocooned in cosy comfort? 

27 June 2023
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A Day in The Lakes

With its captivating scenery, delightful villages, and a wide range of activities, The Lakes provides a memorable experience for visitors of all ages.

12 September 2023
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Summer in The Lakes

Known for its awe-inspiring natural scenery, the Lake District comes alive with vibrant colours, lush greenery and blossoming flowers in the summer.

02 June 2023
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Discover Leeu Heritage

A Captivating Journey into the Past at Leeu Estates

30 June 2023
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North to South Christmas Customs

Are you dreaming of a winter wonderland, or longing for sun-filled festivities over the festive period?

07 December 2022
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Transform Your Corporate Getaway in the Cape Winelands

Gone are the days of uninspiring boardrooms, lacklustre accommodation, and non-descript corporate catering. Combine a refreshing work experience with a bucket-list luxury travel adventure in Franschhoek.

05 October 2022
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5 Things to Do at Leeu Estates in Franschhoek

Here are 5 ways to make the most of your time at this slice of paradise…

11 July 2022
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Discover the Exclusive Cottages of Leeu Estates

Discerning couples, families, and groups of friends looking to experience the best of the South African Winelands need look no further than the private luxury cottages on Leeu Estates...

05 July 2022
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5 Ways to Enjoy a Suite Stay at Le Quartier Français

From discerning solo travellers to those looking for an unforgettable romantic escape or a family getaway, The Grande Dame of Franschhoek has something for everyone…

14 June 2022
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The Holidays are on the horizon

…First things first, the festivities…

24 August 2021
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Linthwaite, awaits…

To your long-awaited arrival

31 May 2021
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The History of Linthwaite House

From private summer home to luxury 5-star boutique hotel . . . if these walls could talk . . .

26 March 2020
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Leeu Lingo

Now, we all know that every place of work has its own jargon and colloquialisms and we thought we would share some of our “Leeu Lingo” with you...

27 May 2021
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