La Motte is a popular destination for those who enjoy the finer things in life - elegant wines, delicious meals, beautiful art and farm-style shopping. While 2020 demands flexibility and continuous change, we still love to share the estate's passions and the beauty of the Franschhoek Valley. Here is what our offering currently entails:
Celebrate with us! Wine sales and tastings have reopened! Sales: Mondays -Thursdays, 09:00 – 17:00 (From 20 September: Sales are also allowed on Fridays) Tastings: Tuesday - Saturday 09:00 - 17:00 and Sundays, 11:00 - 17:00.
We are delighted that we can once again supply you with your favourite La Motte wines! The recently announced Covid-19 regulations now allow you to purchase La Motte wine from our online shop or from the estate between Mondays and Thursdays, 09:00 – 17:00. (From 20 September, also on Fridays!)
Wine Tastings have also reopened and we would love to invite you to taste our latest vintages from Tuesday to Saturday, 09:00 – 17:00 and on Sundays, 11:00 - 17:00. You can also book for the Wednesday-morning Varietal-specific tasting or the Vinoteque tasting presented on Tuesdays and Thursdays. For those who want to enjoy La Motte wine at home, we have introduced an interactive virtual wine tasting! Please book: T: +27 (0)21 876 8820 / E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Hearty and moreish - join us for an à la carte or light lunch menu in Pierneef à La Motte Restaurant. Thursday to Sunday, 09:00 - 17:00
Chef Eric Bulpitt and the Pierneef à La Motte team are excited to treat you to a brand new menu offering hearty favourites with a modern interpretation - with your choice from the estate's award-winning wine list! Join us for a light lunch and nibbles or choose between the daily menu of hearty mains and delicious desserts. Thaw in a sunny spot or in front of our welcoming fireplace with a cup of coffee or tea and freshly-baked mosbolletjies or indulge with delectable confectionery and treats. To book: T: +27(0)21 876 8800
E: email@example.com or online: https://www.la-motte.com/pages/reservation
Farm-style Shopping – from the estate or online! Monday to Sunday, 09:00 - 17:00
The La Motte Farm Shop is now open for delicious confectionery, farm-baked breads, La Motte wines and beautiful gifts and unique décor ideas. Visit us from Monday to Sunday or shop online.
For the love of Art. Tuesday to Sunday, 09:00 - 17:00
The La Motte Museum invites those who appreciate the finer things in life to a special exhibition selected by the estate’s owner, Hanneli Rupert-Koegelenberg. Complementing the permanent Pierneef exhibition, Celebrating the Love of Art features works by acclaimed artists such as Irma Stern and Maggie Laubscher. You can also book for the estate's Historic Walk or Sculpture Walk or book for an interactive virtual tour!
The safety of our guests and staff is our priority and all systems are in place to ensure you can be confident to visit the estate. (Please familiarise yourself with Covid-19 Protocol on La Motte.)