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    Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest House

    0.8 km from Franschhoek centre
    • Free Wifi
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    5 Akademie Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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    All reviews mobile phone attention to detail free laundry service uitsig room plunge pool muesli sun cream thought of everything the main street private garden fruit platter complimentary mini bar little extras very special place two nights nothing is too much trouble quiet street breakfast was amazing few minutes walk katherine
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    My wife and I stayed in this super boutique hotel for 3 days during our honeymoon. The hotel is very well located (short walking distance to the main street with all the restaurants and cafes) and in a very quiet street. The hotel is beautifully...More

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    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest House

    Hi Mathieu L, thank you for such a lovely review and we are delighted that you guys enjoyed your Honeymoon on Akademie Street. Thanks for choosing us!! Who knows, maybe you will celebrate your 1st Anniversary with us!! Congratulations & the very best of luck!!...

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    A gem of a place. My husband and I enjoyed 3 amazing days here and were very sad to leave. Declan was so welcoming and gregarious, he made our stay a real delight. Thank you to all the staff who were always very considerate and...More

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    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest House

    Hi Sarah N, thank you so much for such a kind and generous review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and thank you for choosing Akademie for your honeymoon! Hopefully we will see you again soon on Akademie St. Kind Regards,...

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Our second stay at this superb boutique hotel. Spend 7 wonderful nights at the end of February in the Gelatenheid cottage. A lovely spacious 2 storey cottage with its own swimming pool set in pretty grounds. On arrival we were welcomed by Declan who can't...More

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    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest House

    Hello Sheila278, thank you so much for writing such a wonderful review! We are delighted that you really enjoyed your 7 days with us - it really was a pleasure looking after you! Who knows, maybe we will see you again soon for your 3rd...

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We have stayed at some pretty amazing places in the world but this place was just fantastic. Given that it is in a suburban street in a small town with an unimposing facade you walk in and are simply blown away. The design is exceptional,...More

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    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest House

    Hi MarkandGillian, thank you for such a kind review. We are delighted that you loved the new improvements to Akademie Street - it's just great to get guests seal of approval!! Hopefully we will see you again soon. Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie Team.

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    From then moment if our arrival until the time we left we were looked after with special attention. The pool was great and warm and we enjoyed the evening wine and music before setting out to one of the many good restaurants. The front door...More

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    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest House

    Hi Nick B, Thank you for taking time out to review your recent stay on Akademie St. It is always great to hear that guests really enjoyed the unique 'Akademie experience'. We continue to further enhance this, so hopefully you will return again some day...

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    Nearby Restaurants
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    .22 km away
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    Cafe Des Arts
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    1,074 reviews
    .26 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Franschhoek Wine Tram
    1,431 reviews
    .38 km away
    Huguenot Memorial Museum
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    .58 km away
    The Huguenot Memorial Monument
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    .24 km away
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    Jackie B
    I believe that Arthur and his family have recently sold the Guest House. We are thinking of booking for next year but are concerned that the standards which have made this a No 1 Tripadvisor hoice, may slip? Views?
    13 February 2015|
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    Response from AkaFhk | Property representative |
    Hi Jackie. My name is Declan and I am part of the new ownership team; there is only two of us. I am here on a day to day basis as we felt it important that we have an active presence over here. So I am over here full time... More
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    "Any - you will not be disappointed"
    MarkandGillian, 7 days agoRead review
    "Take the walk around Franschhoek that is marked on the restaurant map that the hotel gives you."
    lynnepeter2017, 16 days agoRead review
    "All rooms were of a very high standard and we're all private and quiet."
    Sandra J, 19 days agoRead review
    "No View the gallery on the new web site."
    PeterLynne10, 23 days agoRead review
    "Book very early to secure the suite or cottage of your choice."
    jack186336, 1 month agoRead review
    "I think the rooms would all be gorgeous. We had a suite and other people were in cottages and we were all..."
    Nicola K, 1 month agoRead review
    "Our room had a door that went directly to the pool area as well as a door to access the rest of the house..."
    jmjmarkle, 1 month agoRead review
    "The honeymoon suite was re-done in Sept 2016, it's a bit more secluded and includes it's own personal..."
    jrc17174, 3 months agoRead review
    "Gelatenheid was amazing for a family stay."
    caitlingg, 4 months agoRead review
    "Borrow one of the bikes provided by the hotel to cycle a little further into the hills to appreciate..."
    nmburns24, 4 months agoRead review
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