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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The location of this guest house is so lovely. It is located at the foot of the mountains at the end of a street with fantastic views of the surrounding mountains, Hermanus and the bay.You feel that you can almost reach out and touch nature from your balcony! The sugarbirds were constantly feeding on the proteas that surround the house....

Thank Tobasco44
Loxwood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2017

What a find! Set high above Hermanus bay just outside of the town and adjacent to the mountain reserve. Hours were 'wasted' watching the sugarbirds feeding from the protea, guinea fowl and their chicks, francolin and baboons wandering in from the reserve and through the garden. What a location with distant views of the bay! Mary is the perfect host...

Thank Graham E
Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Location is everything with the guest house. Right against the mountain slopes with a beautiful garden to boot. The hosts are ultra helpful sorting out restaurants, advising on things to do and even offering a pick up from the local market! If you do one thing whilst staying I suggest the coastal walk, about 2.5hrs with some great views.

Thank Nick S
Spijkenisse, The Netherlands
Reviewed 11 November 2016

We visited this little gem in 2013 and always wanted to come back to hermanus. It still is as it was before, a little on the outskirts of the city but great for walking the coastpath towards the center and back. Perfectly clean and well kept with great advise from the owners if needed. they will book anything you need....

Thank josenjannie
New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Very beautiful setting.it is 5-10 Mins from Hermanus town centre. Lovely view from our room looking over Mountain. Very spacious rooms some with baths and some are shower only. Very helpful staff and owners

Thank julie4240
Hereford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

We couldn't have asked for a more beautiful room or view! Thank you so much for your hospitality and kindness! We so enjoyed our time and would definitely stay again! Breakfast was delicious - everything you could have wanted. Lovely mountain and ocean views from the sunbird room! An easy walk down to the beach and a quick drive into...

Thank Kirsty M
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 26 April 2016

We required certain type of accommodation with disabilities access for my aging mother in law, so restricted our search to that on our filter. What a very pleasant surprise to find this lovely accommodation. The rooms are super cleamn with crisp bedding.. wonderful pillows and a very comfortable bed. We booked the owl room for the mother, and she was...

Thank CharHugh
Hermanus, South Africa
Reviewed 9 March 2016

Lovely place, lovely staff and terrific breakfasts. We stayed in the Sugarbird room and loved it. The bedroom was very large and had a lovely ensuite. The bed was extremely comfortable, there wer tea and coffee making facilities and a fridge. The ensuite had both a bath and a corner shower enclosure. Lovely white towels and plenty of shower gel,...

Thank raegladwin
Reviewed 9 February 2016

We were very welcome at the Francolinhof Guest house in Hermanus The room was very spacious and very clean. Breakfast is very nice. The view from the guesthouse beautiful. Thank you very much We will be back! NB. We would have appreciated detailed directions to get to the Guesthouse

Thank OSLO10
Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 16 November 2015

We spent one night during our tour and were overwhellmed by the nice receipt. A charming lady showed us our room, explained the most important things, did the reservation for dinner and prepared coffee for us. Our room including terrace offered a great view over the coastline. It was very large, well equipped (including interesting books about South Africa), s...

Thank Roswitha_Chris

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stunning views of both the sea and mountain from all luxury en suite rooms, individually decorated with best quality furnishings and toiletries for your comfort with attention to detail. Relax on your patio or balcony. Very near to the beautiful beaches, Cliff Path and walks on the mountain start in our garden. Bordering Fernkloof Nature Reserve, FrancolinHof is surrounded by indigenous plants (fynbos) and a wide variety of birds. Peace and tranquility near Hermanus centre. ... more   less 

Additional Information about FrancolinHof

Address: FrancolinHof Guest House | 44 Tenth Avenue, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Hermanus
Price Range: $65 - $75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — FrancolinHof 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Do ask Mary for any suggestions, she is so knowledgeable.”
 of 5 bubbles Tobasco44, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms have their own character. The ground floor rooms give immediate access to the garden and the reserve..”
 of 5 bubbles 650grahame, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Sugarbird was a large room with lovely views from the little balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles raegladwin, 9 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms are really great.”
 of 5 bubbles Leny286, 16 May 2015 | Read review
“All rooms face the sea. best views from top bedrooms.”
 of 5 bubbles rebeccamawson, 22 Jul 2014 | Read review
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