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Basse Provence is the second guest house to the Rickety Bridge Manor House on the famed Rickety Bridge Wine Estate. This 4 star guest house is situated a mere 800m walk through lush vineyards, across the Franschhoek River on the Estate, and consists of the Manor House, Country House and a 2 bedroomed Cottage.
With views across the twisting grapevines, Basse Provence blends traditional Huguenot heritage with a modern flavour. Eight en-suite rooms and one two bedroomed cottage have air con, satellite television, minibars, tea and coffee facilities and free wifi in the Manor House. Families with children will find the cottage especially welcoming.
There is also a small conference room suitable for up to 15 guests for your convenience.
While away days sampling local wines in the tasting room and tease your taste buds with bistro meals at Paulina's, the onsite lunch restaurant. Rickety Bridge is a sought after wedding venue with the a choice of areas for ceremonies and receptions and accommodation available in both guest houses.
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Please note: Rates are a guide and subject to change. Please re-confirm rates when booking or enquiring.
From N1/Cape Town/Paarl:
Take the N1 to Paarl. Take EXIT 47, the Klapmuts exit, from the highway then turn right onto the R44. Go straight through the Klapmuts 4-way stop and turn left after a little shop on your left called Tahieras Superette. Travel until you meet a T-junction at Vrede and Lust wine estate, then turn right onto the R45. Travel on the R45 to Franschhoek, Rickety Bridge is 3km before the village on the right-hand side, immediately after Basse Provence Guest House.
From N2/Cape Town International Airport:
Follow the signs for N2 Somerset West. Take N2 highway towards Somerset West. Take highway exit for Baden Powell Road (R310 towards Stellenbosch), turn left on to Baden Powell Road. Follow this road to a three way intersection (traffic light) and turn right onto Adam Tas Road towards Stellenbosch (an extension of the R310). At a T-junction turn left onto Adam Tas Road. Go through three sets of traffic lights and at the fourth traffic light turn right into Helshoogte Road. Follow Helshoogte Road all the way to a T-junction at Allee Bleue farm, turn right onto the R45 to Franschhoek. Follow this road until you see the Rickety Bridge sign on the right handside, turn right into our long driveway and follow the road all the way onto the property.