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    Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest House

    5 Akademie Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 4332
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    US$434
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    Overview
    • Excellent96%
    • Very good2%
    • Average1%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Dry Cleaning
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 13 June 2011

    We stayed in the Vreugde room for two nights and loved this hotel. I cannot recommend it highly enough. As you will see from the other reviews and the hotel's own website, the place is more of a B&B / guesthouse, yet the room we...More

    1  Thank JFF79
    Reviewed 31 May 2011

    Four friends had an entire house (Twyfeling) for the duration of the Franschoek Literary festival, complete with library and conservatory. It was the loveliest house, solid, comfortable, luxurious, beautifully proportioned, with decor and furniture that felt personal. Even the books were well-thumbed and well-loved. We...More

    Thank persephoneinAfrica
    Reviewed 30 May 2011

    "Never go back" is a well known travel saying as things may not be what they seemed before. There is another old saying, "there's an exception too every rule" and Akademie is certainly an exception to the never go back Arthur and Katerine (ably assisted...More

    1  Thank BelfastTaxman
    Reviewed 18 May 2011

    The only bad thing about the Academie Hotel is that we are now spoiled for life. It will be very difficult indeed to find such a lovely room and wonderful hosts. Our teenage children adored having their own little cottage and adopted the dog -...More

    Thank diane_lemieux
    Reviewed 17 May 2011

    The Akademie Boutique Hotel,was wonderful and would go back again. We traveled thru South Africa for two weeks and this was by far in all our travels was fabulous. They offered wifi, wonderful breakfasts, laundry service and refreshments in your rooms.

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$364 - US$545 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Franschhoek
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Franschhoek
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    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Franschhoek
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    Bathroom (15)
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    Michelle C
    12 October 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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    Stephan N
    10 July 2017|
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    Response from AkaFhk | Property representative |
    Hi Stephan N, thanks for your enquiry. As Gordon E stated, our main communal pool is electrically heated and can be set accordingly. I normally set it at 25 degrees, so in summer time it is atleast at this temperature... More
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    Jackie B
    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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    "All the rooms have been refurnished recently. From what we could tell, they are all wonderful."
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