Leeu House

'Centrally located boutique guest house'

Combining the appeal of a private guest house with the convenience of centrally located accommodation, Leeu House provides a luxurious base from which to explore the region of Franschhoek. Each of the 12 rooms are spacious with plush furnishings and stunning views. There are several dining options available to residents at Leeu House, including the opportunity to indulge in exceptional cuisine at The Conservatory, La Petite Colombe, Le chêne, Protégé and Epice. Guests can also enjoy a wide range of drinks and snacks at The Bar at Le Quartier Français, and Tuk Tuk.

La Petite Colombe at Leeu Estates

The sister restaurant to La Colombe, the award-winning and world-renowned restaurant based in Constantia. Visitors to the valley of Franschhoek can now look forward to experiencing the same level of service excellence and exquisite cuisine.

Opening hours for lunch are:
Monday to Sunday     12:00–13:00
And for dinner:
Monday to Sunday     17:00–18:00
No children under the age of 10 years

Le chêne at Leeu Estates

Situated at the Five-star Premium Leeu Estates, the accomplished culinary team serve French-inspired dishes made from local produce. 

The restaurant is only open Thursday - Sunday
Breakfast: 7:00 - 10:00
Lunch seating times: 12:00 - 14:30
Dinner seating times: 18:00 and 18:30
Casual menu: 12:00 - 19:30 (from 11:00 for residents and Spa guests only.)

The Conservatory at Leeu House

Resident guests can enjoy an all-day dining menu or al fresco on the terrace.

Monday to Sunday     07:00–11:00
All-Day Dining Menu:
Low Season
Monday to Sunday     12:00–21:00
last table at 20:30
High Season
Monday to Sunday     12:00–22:00
last table at 21:30

Protégé at Le Quartier Français

A casual-style eatery at Le Quartier Français, featuring stylish casual fare with Asian, French and Italian influences. Guests can choose to dine al fresco or watch the chefs at work in the central show kitchen.

Monday - Wednesday: Closed 
Thursday - Sunday      12h00 - 15h30 
Thursday - Sunday     16h00 - 20h00
(Last seating 20h00 - Kitchen closes at 21h00)

Épice at Le Quartier Français

Home-cooking-style with a refined edge. Food inspired from Indian with a touch of Spain, Japan, Mexico, Denmark and the US. 

Opening hours for lunch & dinner:
Wednesday to Sunday
First sitting for lunch is 12h00 and the last sitting for dinner is 18h00

Property Facilities:

  • 24-hour Security
  • Internet Access (Complimentary)
  • Laundry Service (Available)
  • Pool
  • Private Vehicle Available
  • Restaurant
  • Secure Parking


  • Internet Access (Complimentary)
  • Laundry Service (Available)
  • Private Vehicle Available
  • Complimentary shuttle service to and from Leeu Estates for in-house guests


  • Leeu Spa at Leeu Estates
  • Leeu Gym at Leeu Estates
  • Everard Read Gallery
  • The Wine Studio at Leeu Estates
  • Herb & Sculpture Garden


Situated on the Main Road (R45) of the Franschhoek Village. Franschhoek is located around 75 kilometres or one hours drive from Cape Town.