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Reviewed 13 August 2011

Very friendly welcome, rooms are spacious and well equipped. There are 4/5 star hotels in the world that do not match this B&B !

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Reviewed 15 October 2010

Loved this place. Light rooms. Quiet, cosy, clean. Great location high up the mountain with stunning views across the bay and the whales. Yummy breakfast. Fabulous hosts (Marie and Jean). Excellent value. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 31 August 2010

We have had such a super stay here. Nothing seemed too much trouble and we were made to feel very special, and truly pampered. Wonderful breakfasts - wonderful views - wonderful welcome. Plus the unexpected bonus of under floor heating in the bathroom ! Definately 10/10.

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Solingen, Germany
Reviewed 22 August 2010

We stayed here for two nights during the World Cup and had a very nice time. We were greeted with a fresh cup of coffee and Mary was so kind to book a table at the Harbour Rock (great steaks and fish!) for us. Breakfast was excellent with several hot dishes to be ordered and tasteful fresh bread. To start...

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Dordrecht
Reviewed 27 July 2010

We stayed here for 3 night after the world-cup final, and really enjoyed it here! The beach is about 15 minutes to walk, a personal atmosphere and nice advices for your daytrips/activities/dinner! This beside a very nice view over the bay made it fot us a very pleasant stay!

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Shropshire
Reviewed 6 April 2010

As I'm disabled and use a wheelchair finding accessible accommodation can be a very nerve wrecking and disheartening exprience but I was lucky to find this guest house. Jean and Mary were wonderful hosts, their positive and very helpful attitude made my stay very comfortable and relaxing. They were always on hand to help and give advice. My tastefully decorated...

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alzey
Reviewed 31 March 2010

first off all it is worth to fly this 10 000 km - just to stay at jean and marys little guesthouse. compared to most of the other accomodations in hermanus which are mainly situated at the main road downtown - their house ist situated at the the top of a calm street, short before nature (mountain, bushland) with perfect...

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Truro
Reviewed 8 December 2009

We enjoyed a brief stay (2 nights) at Francolin Hof and found it excellent. If you choose to walk into town along the cliff path, 2 hours +, someone will collect you and bring you back. You don't get that service very often! Nothing seemed to be a problem. We chose to stroll down to Grotto Beach where we found...

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Chesterfield
Reviewed 2 December 2009

This was our third stay with Mary & husband Jean who are a really welcoming couple. Their guest house remains the best we have stayed at in the whole of the Cape region. It sits high above Hermanus giving spectacular views across the bay from each of 5 the rooms. Each room is en-suite and spacious with stylish decor and...

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Kent
Reviewed 29 November 2009

Stayed for two nights whilst on honetmoon. The owners, Mary and Jean really looked after us. Tea and homemade buiscuits, and a bottle of Sparkling wine on our arrival. Mary even drove us to a resteraunt they had booked for us, and also collected us from the resteraunt. Breakfast was wonderfull. Comfortable room with great views. Friendly and highly recommended.

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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 

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Address: FrancolinHof Guest House | 44 Tenth Avenue, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Hermanus
Price Range: $67 - $77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — FrancolinHof 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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