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Franschhoek Travellers' Lodge & Group Accommodation

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Bradford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Warm and very helpful reception. Facilities in rooms were all that were needed and comfortable. Comfy lounge with facilities. Location ideal for wandering into the main street and museums. We would recommend this for families or groups.

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Thank Elaine D
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

clean place nearby the centre, easy to reach the centre and the winetastings you can go by car or take the tram great restaureants nearby. you can spend about 1 or 2 nights in Franshoek great weather and amazing wines

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Somerset West, South Africa
Reviewed 20 March 2017

My friends and I stayed for two nights and had the BEST time!The service and the staff were excellent and really friendly Heinrich really did go out of his way to make sure we were happy all the time :) The rooms, bedding and bathroom were clean and everything you need is there! It is not fancy( like all the...

Thank Tam1212
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The room was neat and tidy. Our reception was warm and friendly. No frills, no fuss, value for money acomodation. It's also very close to main road Franschoek so the town van be explored by foot. Perfect stay for young travelers on a budget.

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Thank francoisv895
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 12 March 2017

As a young woman staying alone, I felt incredibly safe and secure in my comfortable room at the Franschoek Travellers Lodge. I chose a room with an en suite bathroom which was very comfortable and had everything I needed for an overnight stay. The wifi is free and fast and the staff were very friendly. I highly recommend this for...

Thank amyjazz
Windhoek, Namibia
Reviewed 19 February 2017

The staff of Franschhoek Travellers Lodge were very friendly and helpful. If I need to visit the Franschhoek and Paarl area again, I will definitely stay there again. I will also recommend it to my friends and colleagues.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 February 2017

It's a youth hostel but we booked a private en suite room (as we're not youth anymore), which had everything you'd expect from a hotel. We also had use of a kitchen/dining room -but to be honest we could hear people going in and out of the kitchen so next time would ask to be in a room further away...

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Thank 624poppys
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 30 January 2017

The location of this property was excellent: a very short walk to the mail road in town via safe streets. It was quiet, offered good value for money and was all that we needed to enjoy the area. The hotel is not geared to those who like luxuries. It functions as group accommodation, therefore is very 'boarding-school-like'. That said, the...

Thank Jo S
Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Overnight stop whilecycling through the area. Just perferctly close to the town centre so no trouble to go for a beer or dine. Rooms spacious and comfy, nice common room. Lovely shady garden and most of all a great locked spot for the bikes including water hose! Thanks!

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Ra'anana, Israel
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Great location / lots of parking and we were very happy with the great service.located. the lodge is located a walking distance from the high street that offers great restaurants and shops. the owner of the lodge does above and beyond for his guests

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Franschhoek Travellers' Lodge is conveniently situated in the most central and picturesque town on the South African wine route. You will find us close to the town centre, which is rich in history, culture, food and excellent wine. While staying with us, take time to stroll the tranquil tree-lined streets, visit the Huguenot monument, indulgent in excellent cuisine at one of the many world-class eateries in the town, not forgetting to sample the award-winning wines of the area. Franschhoek has something for everyone and at Franschhoek Travellers' Lodge, we have comfortable, quality accommodation at excellent prices. We look forward to hosting you in our beautiful town, where you are most welcome. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Franschhoek Travellers' Lodge & Group Accommodation

Address: 15 Akademie Street | corner Reservoir and Akademie Streets, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
Price Range: $51 - $58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Franschhoek Travellers' Lodge & Group Accommodation 2*
Number of rooms: 29
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“Family Room has own bathroom and small kitchenette”
Tam1212, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Choose a room with an en suite bathroom.”
amyjazz, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“try to get first floor :)”
Vitproch, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Lots of room sizes to choose from.”
CharlandPhil, 17 Jan 2016 | Read review
“If the private rooms are full inquire if it might be possible to stay in a dorm room”
spiritedbolderwomen, 29 Nov 2014 | Read review
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