La Paris dates back to 1699 and is situated just 8 km’s outside the historical town of Franschhoek. As you pass through the towering gates, a sense of deep-rooted history fills the air as the estate’s ambience becomes tangible.
The breath-taking mountains, perfectly manicured lawns, vibrant gardens and magnificent oak trees surround the manor house drawing you in. La Paris provides an unforgettable environment for you and your partner to pledge your devotion to one another.
A variety of lavish venues and romantic outdoor settings are available to cater for weddings or special occasions of all sizes and styles.
The Rose Garden – This space provides the perfect location for an intimate wedding filled with romance, where you can declare your love surrounded by entangled crimson roses and sheltered by ancient oak trees, it creates a truly magical scene. Your guests will bare witness to your matrimony seated on hand-crafted benches under the shade of the ancient oak trees. The rose garden is able to seat 200 people, power points are available.
The Lyceum – This is the perfect blank canvas to bring your event to life. Its raw brick accent walls, breath-taking chandeliers and marbled floors welcome any style, colour or idea. The Lyceum is suited for any occasion and can accommodate up to 400 people depending on the seating style. Wind your way through breath-taking white flowers and enter a palatial setting through lofty glass doors which provide ample natural light. The lyceum doors open onto lush lawns which host beautiful water features and room for guests to socialise.
The Winery - Pure luxury embraces you as you glide across the beautiful marble floor aglow beneath intricate hand forged brass lanterns rescued from a ruined French Palace. Open the dance floor as a couple surrounded by regal wine tanks or let the Vintage French Shutters lead you out to a Fragrant Garden to catch your breath. The Winery can accommodate up to 120 guests and lends itself to any Grand Occasion.
The Arbour - Host your wedding ceremony, pre-drinks or an intimate garden party in a romantic, outdoor sanctuary. Imagine a hidden garden, soft grass beneath your feet, above you only sky, majestic mountains as your backdrop. A dreamlike, private outdoor space at one with nature.
The Garden room - Lush lawns, surrounded by tall hedges adjacent to this graceful indoor/outdoor intimate venue with beautiful views embrace you with a feeling of days gone by. Time stands still here. The venue boasts wooden floors with fold open glass doors to the black and white chequered veranda. Colonial fans and chandeliers create an elegant ambiance. This is the prefect venue for a smaller gathering. Seated capacity 40 to 50 people. It is also makes a beautiful setting for Picnic or Cocktail Style Events.