Franskraal is a coastal village situated near Gansbaai at the mouth of the Uilikraal River.
The villages are only over 2 hours from Cape Town and it is one of Cape Town’s holiday makers’ favourite getaway destinations. The village is loved for its uninterrupted views of the sea on the beachfront and swimming and ambling on the coastlines is also enjoyed.
Beside the beach being the top attraction of the village, visitors often enjoy visiting the milkwood forest which attracts several tourists, local and international alike. The Groot Melkhout Trail is also another great spot to spend a day. The Strandveld Museum is also worth a visit to learn the history of Gansbaai and its surroundings that is exhibited there. If you happen to be in town during The Fees van die Ganse festival, be sure not to miss this wonderful and spectacular celebration of the origins of the town.
Whether you are staying the night or spending the weekend, accommodation in Franskraal offers a variety of options where you will feel home while away from home. With several self-catering cottages and apartments coupled with bed and breakfasts and guest houses, Franskraal accommodation guarantees and comfortable and well-deserved break.