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Akademie Street Boutique Hotel

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5 Akademie Street, Franschhoek 7690 South Africa See on map
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5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

In all respects, Akademie Street Boutique Hotel exceeds the highest of expectations. Declan is a fabulous host. He is a font of knowledge about wineries, car hire, restaurants and any information needed to make your stay very memorable. The rooms are amazing with every convenience...More

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Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded 2 days ago

Hi hettie12014, Thank you so much for such a kind & generous review. It is so lovely to hear when our guests really enjoyed their time with us and we hope you'll make it back some time! Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie Team.

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This charming Cape Dutch original house converted into a chic hotel is situated exactly where you want to stay in Franschhoek.. you can walk everywhere! We actually used their fabulous bikes and biked around the village. I swam every day in the pool and loved...More

Thank Serena C
Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded 3 days ago

Hi Serena C, thank you for your lovely review and we are thrilled that you loved your few 'special' days at Akademie Street and everything it has to offer. Hopefully, we'll see you both back soon! Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie Team.

Reviewed 5 days ago

Our only regret is that we didn’t stay longer. Everyone is personalable and excel in customer service. The rooms are appointed extremely well. They have everything you could possibly need, want and more. The food outstanding. Loved happy hour in front of the fireplace. All...More

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Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded 4 days ago

Hi binkley007, thanks for taking the time to pen such a kind & generous review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your brief stay with us and hopefully, we'll see you back some day! Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie Team.

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The only regret I have, is that we didn’t stay long enough. The hotel is absolutely adorable and I’m soo sad we only were there for one night. Declan and his team are amazing and the decor alone is worth the visit. Close walk to...More

Thank Shannon K
Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded 5 days ago

Hi Shannon K, Thank you for such kind words! Well, it looks like there is only one solution - come again & stay longer!! You will be made very welcome in deed! Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie Team.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Declan and the entire staff are warm, welcoming and so helpful. They suggested dinner arrangements and made the reservations as soon as we arrived. The property is MAGNIFICENT (the grounds and villas are larger and more beautiful than the photos!), the food and atmosphere is...More

Thank BHE713
Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hi BHE713, Thanks for taking the time to pen such a kind & generous review. We are thrilled to hear that you loved your time with us on Akademie Street & in deed in Franschhoek. Hopefully, we'll see you back some day. Kind Regards, Declan...More

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Number of rooms: 9 suites. Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest House in Franschhoek offers luxury five star accommodation in five unique buildings all situated on the same beautiful property in a quiet area of the village in the heart of the Cape wine lands. There are four swimming pools and four gardens. This hotel and guest house is in a quiet area within easy walking distance to the restaurants. - Owner Managed

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US$397 - US$686 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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June 22, 2018|
Response from AkaFhk | Property representative |
Hi, I trust you are well & thank you for your interest in Akademie St. Boutique Hotel. Our offer here is one of Bed & Breakfast only - we do not have a restaurant nor a bar, so sadly, we would not be able to provide you... More
February 13, 2018|
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Response from AkaFhk | Property representative |
Hi there & thanks for your inquiry. Firstly, as regards us, at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel, we are actually closed for June & July for essential repairs & maintenance. Sorry about that! As I am sure you are aware, the... More
October 11, 2017|
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Response from AkaFhk | Property representative |
Hi Michelle, It's Declan here from Akademie Street. Thanks for your enquiry. Hopefully, you will get some independent answers to your query, but let me just outline a few of the differences between Gelatenheid A & B. Both... More
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