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Bourne End, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2016

What a great Guest House and many thanks to our very welcoming hosts, Jaco and Elsa who made our stay so comfortable for the 4 nights we were in the area. We had the wonderful 'Splendor' suite which featured a lounge area, private balcony and wonderful spa bath which I used every day. Centre Ville is perfectly placed to get... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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624 reviews
43 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2016

My husband and I booked Centre-Ville for the evening before New Years Eve and New Years Eve itself. We had just come from the Garden Route Game Lodge in Albertinia and we were headed back for one night in Cape Town afterwards before we flew home to the US. Oh my! This place is so nice! We booked the Honeymoon... More 

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Salcombe, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2016

This is a first class B&B situated perfectly in Franschhoek full of eye catching memorabilia.Lovely room on the ground floor, everything that you would want is there. Breakfast as you would wish for. The icing on the cake? I had paid the bill, we left to go to a winery and on to the airport and driving through Stellenbosch thought... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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44 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2016

Owners are really friendly and nice people, the place offers an excellent location to explore the wineries and to go to nearby restaurants. In the summer rooms get really hot though as they are under the roof and even with air conditioning it is still too warm at night.

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Thank Ilaria R
Eldorette, Owner at Centre-Ville Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Guests Thank you for your review and we know that the weather were extremely hot and unbearable. With 45 degrees during the day and no wind at night to cool down I can believe that you could not enjoy our heat. For us it was also not a very nice time because we also had a fire in our... More 

Warrington, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 January 2016

This was the fourth time we have stay here, we always have the Splendour Room which has its own private decking. The breakfast must be one of the best in South Africa. Proper back bacon instead of the horrible crisp bacon most places use. Elsa & Jaco who own and run the b & b are excellent hosts. You are... More 

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Thank Wilmot46
South Africa
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4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

Great location.Close to "town" and all the lovely eateries. Very friendly hosts and full of ideas of where to eat etc. My Mom was not too well and they were great with her. The B & B is a bit tried could do with a bit of a make over.

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Eldorette, Owner at Centre-Ville Guest House, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Thank you for your review and it is our pleasure to treat our guest with the best service. I am not sure what you mean with tired because this IS AN HISTORIC Guest House with antique furniture but our linen is crisp and new and if the Guest House was tired I would definitely not get 4-star grading.... More 

Cheshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2015

A lovely couple run this guesthouse and the staff are very friendly and welcoming. Our room was very comfortable and quaint. We had two dormer windows with sloping ceilings, which necessitated care around the edges of the room to avoid knocking your head. We soon got used to it. Breakfast, depending on the weather, was served either around the pool... More 

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

You step in to a world the could be from a bygone time, as if the decor as not changed in a 100 years with old family photos on the wall, to the grand light fitting through the house. Everything is just as the correct feel. And the breakfast table is a work of art it must take hours to... More 

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München
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21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2015

Our stay at Centreville was very enjoyable, particularly so because of our very accommodating hosts and very helpful staff. Elsa and Jaco were more than willing to help us with our tourist inquiries, tips about the local area and so on. They greeted us and showed us to our upgraded room (thanks again for this great surprise!), from which there... More 

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Catania, Italy
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75 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2015

Very nice place even if our room, Sensational, was just a bit small. Anyway it wasn't a problem because we staied there just for a night. The hosts are very very nice and the breakfast in the garden was absolutely delicious and peaceful for our souls. Thanks a lot!

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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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: $80 - $176 (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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“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”
 of 5 bubbles ntthrn, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try for a corner room!”
 of 5 bubbles SERASM, 14 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are lovely but try to book the Splendour room if you can. Abundant also great!”
 of 5 bubbles D5921SYsarahm, 2 Mar 2016 | Read review
“All rooms seemed very nice but Splendor was especially good”
 of 5 bubbles 853sallya, 22 Feb 2016 | Read review
“The honeymoon suite was VERY NICE!”
 of 5 bubbles VEE1225, 12 Feb 2016 | Read review
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