Tag Archives: Cotage Fromage

Vrede en Lust Manor House

Special accommodation rates for Bastille weekend

Known for its je ne sais quoi, our accommodation is widely popular and a haven for many alike.  This year we would like to offer our accommodation at special rates during the Bastille festival.  The Bastille festival takes over the town …

The falling of the Bastille

A much more ‘French’ Bastille this year

Franschhoek Wine Valley, our local tourism organization,  has concluded some very interesting twinning agreements in recent years. Under CEO Jenny Prinsloo’s watch we have reached twinning agreements with Napa Valley (USA of course) and with the Rhône-Alpes Region in France. To …

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De Savoye Day 2012 Harvest Festival in Pictures

The 3rd of March marked the annual Harvest Blessing and Celebration here at Vrede en Lust – Jacques de Savoye Day 2012! Named in honour of the oirginal founder of Vrede en Lust, back in April 1688. We were blessed …

Father Christmas December 2010

Christmas season in full swing at Vrede en Lust!

The 2010/2011 Christmas season is now in full swing at Vrede en Lust. It has been a cool spring with a good lot of rain up until now. It looks like the rain move north just as the holiday makers …

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Vrede en Lust celebrates harvest 2010 with De Savoye Day

The second De Savoye Day Harvest Festival at Vrede en Lust, by all accounts exceeded our guests’ high expectations ! The weather was perfect, combined with exceptional food platters from Cotage Fromage and off course great wine. “Savoye Festival is …

Cotage Fromage cheese platters rate in the EatOut Top 10 for South Africa

In a recent Top-10 review of South Africa’s best cheese platters, the Cotage Fromage featured prominently. It was the only Cape Winelands restaurant that made this particular Top-10! Well done to Duncan, JP and Matthew! Vrede en Lust is very …

Mother’s Day at Cotage Fromage

Mother’s Day is approaching rapidly and bookings for the restaurant of your choice becomes essential! For this year’s Mothers Day, the chefs at Cotage Fromage are offering all Moms a special chocolate desert served with a glass of Gleuhwein, on …

The Cotage Fromage Press Release

The landmark thatch cottage at the entrance to Vrede en Lust has undergone significant renovation, while its menu has been overhauled by three top Winelands Chefs. The revamped Cotage Fromage will open its doors on 14 January 2008. Vrede en …