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La Motte Wine Estate

A culture of excellence

Situated in the beautiful Franschhoek Valley in South Africa’s Cape Winelands, La Motte is home to some of South Africa’s finest wines, recognized internationally for their exceptional quality. Wine-tastings at La Motte have been a long-standing tradition, offering visitors a memorable experience in a relaxed atmosphere, with friendly, knowledgeable personnel in attendance.

La Motte boasts four national monuments: the Manor House (1751), Jonkershuis (1751), Historical Cellar (1782) and the Water Mill (1741).

Wine Types

Méthode Cap Classique, Red, Sparkling, White

Wine Varieties

Cabernet Franc, Chardonnay, Malbec, Petit Verdot, Sauvignon Blanc, Shiraz


  • Winemaker: Edmund Terblanche

Trading Hours

Current Status:

  • Monday to Saturday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Public Holidays: Closed
  • Religious Holidays: Closed

Seasonal hours may apply. Phone ahead before visiting to confirm times and avoid disappointment.


Cellar tour

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Chocolate pairing

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Wheeled access

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Wine sales

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Wine tasting

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Live music

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Last updated 16 May 2016. Report an error.

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