#FOURNews | Le Quartier Français and Leeu Collection join forces

03 Aug 2015
2 min read
Boutique hotel, Le Quartier Français in Franschhoek, South Africa, will say goodbye to its old owners, Susan Huxter and say hello to Analijt Singh of Leeu Collection.
Le Quartier Français

The award-winning boutique hotel, and destination, Le Quartier Français situated in the Cape Winelands, South Africa, will soon say goodbye to Susan Huxter and her dedicated family to welcome its new owners in the form of Analjit Singh.

The highly acclaimed self-made entrepreneur and industrialist who works for Leeu Collection, will officially take residence in the beautiful Franschhoek area from September 1st 2015.Speaking about the aquistion Analijt said:

“I am passionate about South Africa, its energy and sense of place…Leeu means lion in Afrikaans as does Singh in Sanskrit. This latest acquisition makes me excited because I love to be part of creating something special. The team involved in the Leeu Collection portfolio, headed by Hector de Galard, shares this excitement and is determined to create world-class experiences in a luxurious environment of which Le Quartier Français will form a part. This opportunity is a natural for us,”

The hotel is not only set within acres of sprawling gardens which offer guests utmost privacy, but also home to world famous The Tasting Room restaurant. Having helped the restaurant to achieve international success, Executive Chef Margot Janse will continue to man the helm of the award winning kitchens. With its exceptional service, and some of the best cuisine in South Africa, the restaurant will continue to the same standard under the new owners.Guest can still partake in an inspired and cutting edge tasting menu that takes them on a journey across Africa and wows them with gastronomic surprises at every turn.

With no other major plans to change the existing venue, Le Quartier Français, will remain the same great place as before just with new offering and more exciting luxury lifestyle contributions for all those who find themselves in Franschhoek.

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Le Quartier Français

Wilhelmina Street & Berg Street



South Africa

+27 21 876 2151