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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a beautiful stay, totally amazing and very calm and relaxing. Suzaan was super helpful with everything. The surroundings we're amazing the cottages had everything we need. We actually planning to make it our place of choice in Franschoek.

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Thank nothandod2016
Somerset West, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very comfortable cottage, beautifully yet simply decorated with all the home comforts - including wine!! Stunning setting on river, wonderful views over the vineyards and mountains beyond. Suzaan, you are a delight - thank you for the wine tasting - excellent, drinkable wines. Good to meet you too, Richard - good luck for your future plans and ventures!!

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Reviewed 27 October 2016

My friend and I have just returned from a marvellous holiday in Franshoek South Africa I would highly recommend the La Chataigne cottages to any one who would like a peaceful place away from the bustle of the city .The cottages are very clean and have very modern and warm furnishings and the location is also great as it is... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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Reviewed 24 October 2016

We always receive good service from Suzaan and the place is always clean, soft bedding and towels. Clean and Modern. I would recommend that each room receives a mozzie repellent plug in, that would be the additional add on.

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Thank lizelle s
Umhlanga Rocks, South Africa
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

This was such a lovely pleasant surprise, to find these 3 beautiful tastefully little cottages... I only wish i had booked for longer... yes there were areas for improvement but overall it was really beautiful and i wouldn't hesitate to stay there again. This was actually very important - the WiFi needs serious attention I would have like robes, especially... More 

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Thank kayclark2016
LaChataigne1981, Guest Relations Manager at La Chataigne, responded to this review

Dear Kay, Thank you for your review and 5 stars received on Tripadvisor. At La Chataigne we do strive to give all our guests the best experience, and can only do this by receiving some feedback. We do apologise if you had some problems with our Wi-Fi supplied at the cottages, and would appreciate if you could inform us through... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 13 July 2016

Absolutely special little place that we found in Franschhoek, neat as a pin and modern, which made us feel quite at home. Loved everything about this stay! As a little river runs behind the property, it brings a feeling of tranquility and the sounds of the ducks and birds and the hooting of the owl is a delight! We felt... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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Reviewed 12 July 2016

My fiance and I were lucky enough to spend our anniversary here this past Sunday night. The only negative was that we could only stay one night. What a perfect hidden gem for a romantic getaway. Everything was amazing, from the wonderful staff and owners to the house and surroundings. We truly had a spectacular time. And the bed is... More 

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Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights in July. The cottage borders a river and is stylish, comfortable and conveniently located to town and the surrounding wineries. Kids loved running around the property and we enjoyed the fire in the lounge. We will be back.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 23 June 2016

We had an awesome nights stay in the cottages. Everyone is very organised. The cottages are in a great position and stocked with everything you need. A real bonus us the great red wine available and home Savile orange marmalade.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2016

We did not stay here, so I am only rating our wine tasting experience. It was a stormy, rainy day in beautiful Franschhoek, so our idea of sitting outside drinking wine and admiring the beautiful scenery was not possible. I have no regrets because our guide brought us to La Chatagine, which has a cosy and rustic albeit small indoor... More 

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3 Beautiful Self-Catering Cottages, between the vineyards, and next to a river. Lovely views, excellent wines and perfect setting for total relaxation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Chataigne

Address: PO Box 7 | La Motte, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
Price Range: $139 - $143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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