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Welcome To Rainbow Residence

A peaceful haven in the midst of South Africa’s finest wine country, Rainbow Residence is set on an exclusive, gated estate just 10 minutes walk from the picturesque heart of Franschhoek Village.

Stylish and contemporary, with wonderful indoor-outdoor flow and two en-suite bedrooms, the apartment offers 116 m² (1250 sqft) of relaxed, open-plan living and private parking on site.

Ideal For Couples

Seeking space and privacy Rainbow Residence offers plenty of room for couples featuring his and her bathrooms – but is also very suitable for three guests traveling together.
We welcome children 8 years and above.

Start your day with a leisurely breakfast on the covered patio taking in the magnificent mountain views. Or watch the sunset while you enjoy a glass of Franschhoek‘s excellent wine.

Rainbow Residence
Rainbow Residence

The Residence

Features air-conditioning for cooling and heating and for the winter months, has a beautiful wood-burning fire place. The open plan living area showcases a beautifully designed and fully equipped kitchen and dining area as well as a spacious sitting area.

For your entertainment there is a widescreen Smart TV and a Marshall Bluetooth speaker for your music.

Guests can enjoy free high-speed WiFi and the complimentary use of a local mobile phone during their stay.


The beds are top quality with the finest linen. Guests can choose between down and synthetic duvets and pillows.

The second room may be used as a retreat or can be set up as a second bedroom.

The master bathroom features a bathtub and separate shower. The second bathroom is equipped with a shower and Japanese wash toilet. Bathrobes, bathroom amenities and hair dryers are provided for your comfort.

Professional cleaning is provided every three days with additional services by arrangement.

We are happy to assist with airport transfers, excursions, bicycle rentals, spa treatments and restaurant bookings.

The Beds
Rainbow Residence

Top 10 Recommended Restaurants

Le Petite Manoir

Walking distance from RR (Rainbow Residence)

Serves fine dining food in a stylish yet relaxed atmosphere, located on the Main Road


Address: 54 Huguenot Road, Franschhoek, Telephone number: 021 876 2110

Tuesday to Sunday 8 am to 9:30 pm, closed on Mondays

Café Bon Bon

5 minutes’ drive from RR

Serves classic breakfasts in a beautiful farm atmosphere

Telephone number: 021 876 3936

Email: Café

Address: La Petite Dauphine, Excelsior Rd

Daily 8 am to 5 pm

Ou Meul Farmstall Simondium

15 minutes’ drive from RR

Beautiful garden and fabulous food and farm shop

Telephone number: 021 874 1079

Address: R45 Franschhoek Road, Simondium


Monday to Friday 7 am to 5 pm; Saturday and Sunday 8 am to 5 pm

Woolworths Franschhoek

Walking distance from RR

Well-assorted supermarket and W Cafe offering a great variety of convenient gourmet food. Shop some fine food and enjoy a delicious breakfast in the comfort of Rainbow Residence.

19 Huguenot Road

Telephone number: 021 876 8930

Daily from 08h00 – 19h00


Walking distance from RR

Located on the Main Road, Foliage offers fine dining with an interesting twist in a relaxed atmosphere

Tel : 021 876 2328


Lunch: 12h00 – 14h30 Dinner: 19h00 – 21h00 (Lunch not available every day in the offseason, please check their website for details)

Chefs Warehouse at Maison

7 minutes drive from RR

Tapas style menu in a beautiful and stylish terrace and garden atmosphere serving excellent food and wine



Telephone number: 021 876 2116


Lunch: 12h00 – 14h45, Dinner: 18h00 – 20h45

Franschhoek Kitchen at Holden Manz

5 Minute drive from RR

Stunning mountain views and excellent food awaits you at Holden Manz Wine Estate as well as Picknicks under ancient oaks by the idyllic Franschhoek River.

Telephone number: +27 21 876 2738


Lunch: Noon to 15:00 Dinner: 19:00 to 21:00 Open: Mon-Sun

Bred & Wine at Môreson

10 minutes drive from RR

Enjoy delicious food in the shaded courtyard of Môreson Family Farm


Tel: +27 21 876 4004

Address: Môreson Family Farm, Happy Valley Road, Franschhoek

Daily from 12-3pm, lunch only

The Table at De Meye

35 minutes drive from RR

Home cooked locally sourced food served spread out in the gardens of De Meye Boutique Wine warm ander giant oak trees

Address: DE MEYE WINE FARM Muldersvlei, Stellenbosch

Tel: +27 (72) 696 0530


The Dining Room at Leeu Estate

8 minutes drive from RR

Located in one of Franschhoek’s most exclusive Estates The Dining Room offers fine food and exceptional valley, vineyard and mountain views in a very exclusive and tasteful atmosphere.


Telephone number:+27 21 492 2222

33°54’22.4″ S 19°05’59.8″ E

Lunch: daily 12-3 pm

The Werf Restaurant at Bochendal

Fabulous interiors and food sourced from the wine Estate‘s own gardens. Enjoy lunch in a beautiful setting and shop local delicatessen in the Deli.

Tel: +27 (0) 21 870 4209


Lunch: Wed. to Sunday: 12:00 – 15:00

Le Lude

4 minutes drive or 15 minutes walk from RR

Le Lude offers Cap Classique tastings with canapés in the elegant Orangerie

Telephone number: 021 100 3464

Daily 10h00 – 17H30

Grande Provence Bistro

Offers light meals and tastings 11h00 – 18h00

Leeu Estate

Offers High Tea

Daily 14h00 – 17h00, booking essential

Le Petite Colombe

Walking Distance from RR

Enjoy fine dining at its best in one of South Africa’s leading restaurants located in the iconic Le Quartier Francais Hotel


Telephone number: +27 21 202 3395

Daily 18h30 – 20h30


Walking distance from RR

More casual than Le Petite Columbe but not less spectacular Protégé offers fine dining with a modern and exotic twist served in a tapas style. Choose a chefs table and watch the artists at work.

Telephone: (021) 224 – 0801


Le Quartier Francais, Huguenot Rd

Le Coin Francais

Walking distance from RR

Elegant fine dining restaurant with a modern French atmosphere

Telephone number: 074 126 0022


Address: 17 Huguenot Rd

The Restaurant at Grande Provence

6 minutes’ drive from RR

Grande Provence is beautifully positioned and is a perfect mix of Cape Dutch Manor House and industrial chic surrounded by beautiful gardens and vineyards offering fine dining and attentive service. Visit the art gallery and a beautiful boutique.


Phone: 021 876 8600

Daily 18h30 – 20h30

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Rainbow Residence is located in the exclusive gated Le Bougette Estate situated within walking distance to the charming centre of Franschhoek village. There is a 24/7 convenience store next door and two supermarkets close by.

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