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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 10 June 2014

We enjoyed our stay so much we will definitely be back. Warm hosts, Elsa and Jaco made us feel right at home. We recommend the "Splendour" room as the views are amazing from the deck! Perfectly located right in the heart of town. Rooms were impeccable. Very romantic setting for those weekend getaways with that someone special.

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 7 June 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Centre-Ville. Note only is the Guest House centrally located and within easy walking distance to everything in Franschhoek but the service is amazing. When our wine tour guide "forgot" to pick us up they managed to find another one at the last minute for that same day - and the one they found was...

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Cape Town
Reviewed 24 May 2014

Centre-Ville is in a great location in Franschhoek - literally a stone's throw away from the main road and easy to walk to good restaurants and shops nearby. The hosts made the stay very pleasant, and were very helpful with tips on which sights to see, driving routes, restaurants and wine farms. The breakfast each morning was always good, with...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 21 May 2014

Some years ago I wrote a very positive review of this Guest House. We have been back several times with family members and friends from South Africa and overseas and we have had only excellent experiences. This is a very well run guest house and the owners cannot do enough for you. It is in the best possible position in...

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Thank Les055
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 May 2014

We spent 2 nights in this delightful B&B and have absolutely nothing bad to say about it. The rooms were comfortable and immaculate, the location is very close to the town centre (but still quiet) and the hosts were extraordinarily friendly and helpful. They made dinner reservations for us, did laundry and were also very happy to just sit on...

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1Thank KelGun
Reviewed 25 April 2014

We stayed 2 nights at Centre-Ville. Our hosts were wonderful, organising drivers and looking after our washing. the room was lovely (the bed was a bit hard) and it was very handy to the centre of Franschhoek. Breakfast was great with plenty to eat. a great place to stay

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Thank Lisa M
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 18 April 2014

From the minute we arrived at this amazing guest house we were made to feel "at home". We arrived early so our rooms were not ready, but that was no problem to Elsa and Jaco, they took care of our massive trailer and luggage. We had guests with us from Scotland. We rushed off to the Wine Tram, which was...

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2Thank Sarah M
Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 6 April 2014

Good location in the city center. We liked the "Abundant" Room on 1st floor, but it can get a little noisy at times. Nice breakfast. Some attention to details. Nice hosts. Free Wifi. Be there before 1pm and catch the wine tram only 5 minutes down the main street. Nothing fantastic, but we enjoyed staying here for 1 night and...

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Thank Denneo
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 31 March 2014

From the moment you ring the front door bell at Centre Ville Guest House you feel completely welcome and at ease. Elsa and Jaco take great pride in showing you to your room and ensuring you have everything that you need. Their knowledge of the local area and restaurants mean that whatever you ask, you know they'll be able to...

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Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 24 March 2014

Stayed with Elsa and Jaco for four nights in March. The house is beautiful and centrally located allowing one to walk to most points of interest like restaurants, boutiques, etc. They made restaurant bookings for me and I was picked up and dropped off.

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Centre-Ville is a 4-Star Guest House in the center of the village within 3min walking distance to all the shops, galleries and village restaurants.This gracious Victorian Beauty was build in 1905 and has been fully renovated without losing the old world charm with origin floors and high ceilings.We have eight tastefully decorated en-suite rooms each with its own theme. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Centre-Ville Guest House

Address: 9 Reservoir Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
Price Range: $94 - $163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Centre-Ville Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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Also Known As:
Centre-Ville Hotel Franschhoek
Centre-Ville Bed And Breakfast
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“best rooms are downstairs as they are bigger”
JackyC165, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Book early to avoid disappointment and that includes the local restaurants”
hodgeyWarrington, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“One of the rooms has the bath/shower in the room rather than a separate room, so perhaps don't choose it if you're friends/siblings”
ntthrn, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try for a corner room!”
SERASM, 14 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are lovely but try to book the Splendour room if you can. Abundant also great!”
D5921SYsarahm, 2 Mar 2016 | Read review
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