LifeArt with Leonie Brown – 2015 Dates: 20 – 24 May and 14 – 16 August
A KICK START TO PAINTING: Land/Seascape, Portrait or Your Choice
All inclusive packages: Accommodation, all meals & art materials

2 Days @ R 4 590.00 pp (this includes 2 days of art)
single supplement @ R700.00

May 2015 Video

2014 Photos

angala life art

A KICK START TO PAINTING: Land/Seascape, Portrait or Your Choice
Duration: 2 Nights

Have you ever felt the desire to express yourself but have been held back by lack of time, knowledge and advice?

Combine the dream of being creative with a wonderful stay at the 5 Star Angala Boutique Hotel and Guest House in Franschhoek. Angala offers luxury accommodation and the true South African experience.

Together with the artist and teacher Leonie Brown, who will give you assistance and share her knowledge with you, this may be what you are looking for! Suitable for beginners and experienced artists.

  • Explore the artist within you with acrylics.
  • Meet like-minded people and make new friends.
  • Benefit from personal coaching and tuition of Leonie Brown.
  • Enjoy the unique location in Franschhoek.
  • Come home refreshed, relaxed and inspired.
  • Amaze yourself and friends with your own unique painting.

All you have to bring is an apron, a paintbrush holder and a smile!

Videos of Portrait Painting 1 & 2.


Relax, restore & renew yoga retreat

2015 Dates: 5 June, 24 July and 28 August

All inclusive weekends @ R 3 490.00 pps
Single supplement of R 700.00 pp

Ilana and Anton head to Angala to offer a combination of the luxury of a spacious home with the tranquility of a Buddhist Temple. The retreat is for all levels of experience.

The weekend includes:

  • 2 Nights in luxury accommodation
  • Delicious gourmet conscious vegetarian meals: breakfast, lunch and dinner.
  • Kundalini, hatha and restorative yoga
  • Gong and crystal bowl relaxation
  • Free time for adventure and exploration

For more information on the retreat contact or book at


Photographic Workshop in the Franschhoek Winelands @ Angala Boutique Hotel & Guest House

Dates: 4 – 6 September 2015
Price: R 3 260 per person sharing
single suplement @ R700.00

If you are an adventurous person who loves to travel and would like to learn how to make the most of the moment with your camera, head out into the country for a weekend of relaxing, good food and wine and your lens.

Regardless of your age, experience, equipment or knowledge on photography, this informative workshop aims to give you a knowledgeable insight as to how to create that perfect image of the moment you see it. It may be a small dainty flower lining the road or the majestic landscape as the first light strikes the mountains in the distance, or even just a chance encounter with some locals doing something interesting, it is up to you.

The workshop includes:

  • Personal tuition and advice on the course from Peter Atterbury with field trips into Franschhoek!
  • 2 Nights’ Luxury Franschhoek Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Bring along:

  • Your camera (preferably single lens reflex [digital] but not essential)
  • Lenses, filters & accessories
  • Tripod
  • Memory cards
  • Batteries
  • Laptop (if available for downloading)

Hosted By: Peter Atterbury
Peter Atterbury is a professional photographer who has photographed landscapes and the environment from the Cape to the Karoo, which has been his palette of expression and exploration.

For more information on the workshop and bookings contact



Wedding package

Angala is the ideal venue for a small wedding and our package is designed to give the couple exclusive use of our venue and facilities.

Our package can be tailor made to suit your ideals.

  • Exclusive use of the venue
  • Accommodation for 18 persons sharing for two nights in 4 x Luxury suites, 1 x 2 Bedroom deluxe suite, 1 x Executive suite and 2 x Deluxe rooms
  • Scrumptious MCC champagne breakfast including continental buffet of smoked trout, cheese, cold cuts, fruit and baked goodies as well as an extensive hot menu (For 18 in-house guests)
  • Bottle of wine in each guest room on arrival
  • Fresh flowers in all rooms
  • Nespresso coffee machines and handmade chocolates in all rooms
  • Wireless internet access

Get a 20% discount for midweek weddings


Honeymoon package

We love hosting honeymoon couples and we’ll go out of our way to make your first holiday as a married couple a magical stay! Call us to tailor-make your dream honeymoon.


  • Our famous homemade breakfasts
  • A magical atmosphere and wonderful surprises await you in the privacy of your room
  • Free mini-bar

Optional Extras:

  • Decadent 3-course gourmet dinners and an excellent selection of wine
  • We offer a couple’s massage in the privacy of your room or spa treatments on a nearby exquisite wine estate
  • Partake in our unforgettable daily guided romantic honeymoon activities (transport provided).
  • It’s an opportunity to see the Winelands from a different angle and can be customized to each couple’s needs


  • Intimate cellar visits and tastings
  • Sparkling wine and cap classique tasting
  • Wine tour on horseback
  • Picnic on the grounds of a beautiful wine estate
  • Chocolate & wine pairing


Overnight conference package: from R1395 per person sharing.


  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • Morning and afternoon tea, lunch and dinner
  • Fully equipped conference room with large screen, full HDMI TV plus video projection with available PC inputs
  • Added value: Wine tasting at Vrede & Lust and mountain walks.

Enquire about our upcoming Fynbos Gourmet Weekends and Wine and Food Pairing Specials.

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