Haut Espoir – “High Hope” - is a small, family owned wine farm nestled in the picturesque mountains at the end of the Franschhoek Valley. Our intention is to produce premium wines that:
* reflect the quality and character of the grapes
* have personal care and attention
* are balanced and in harmony
* provide an enjoyable drinking experience Plan your Haut Espoir Winery visit and explore what else you can see and do in Franschhoek using our Franschhoek itinerary planner.
Haut Espoir Winery Reviews
Perched on the side of the Franschoek valley, Haut Espoir produces wines without using fungicides, insecticides or commercial fertilisers, which is what drew us there. The tasting room is somewhat... more »
Things have changed markedly over the years since we first visited Rob and Marozanne at Haut Espoir. Back then tastings were by appointment only and conducted around an old wooden table in their... more »
The friendly and down-to-earth owner and his lovely wife welcome you with open arms and warm hospitality to their wine tasting. Enjoy a glass of their smooth Haut Espoir red blend and take a leasurely stroll to watch the moon rise. A rich and wonderful experience for the entire family. Wear comfortable shoes for the full moon walk. I will strongly recommend to anybody who loves wine and the beautiful outdoors! Thank you Haut Espoir, I will be back again.
Lovely views and yummy wines! Thei shiraz rose and their 2017 chardonnay is really good, a must to taste when visiting! Quite enjoyed the fireplace inside which made it quite cosy and comforting! Cannot wait to see what it's like when the restaurant opens! Siyanda was a great host!
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