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Franklin View Guest House

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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Laundry Service
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness centre
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3 Star Hotel
Franklin View is an up market Guesthouse situated on the Northern slopes of Naval Hill (The highest house on the Northern slopes) with a magnificent view over the suburb of Waverley with its beautiful trees of purple, orange and green during daytime and an ocean of flickering lights at...
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Location and contact
9E Innes Avenue | Waverley, Bloemfontein 9301, South Africa
6,2 km to Bloemfontein Intl Airport
11 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Thank you to Gustav and Marietjie and all the Franklin View staff for making our stay memorable. What great accommodation and fabulous hosts. Breakfast with a view was amazing. The rooms are spacious and the location perfect. Well worth visiting this establishment.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for one night whilst driving from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg. It was very comfortable and had great views over Bloemfontein.Gustav was very welcoming and gave us a good recommendation for dinner at a restaurant within 15 min walking distance (as we had...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service is excellent and breakfast is yummy. Only problem was the shower as the water temperature was not stable at all. The location and the sight are tremendous. Very well designed and all the environment is very wram.

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Reviewed 18 April 2018

Great and quiet location in Bloemfontein. Comfortable accommodation with all the amenities you could need. Fantastic view from the room. Great breakfast and warm reception by Gustav and his knowledgable team.

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Thos was at least my 5th stay if not more. It is in a quiet area on the eastern side of Nsvel hill with panoramic views towards the airport. The rooms are comfortable and Gustav and his team are warm hosts. Highly recommended

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
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Price range
US$55 - US$81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$55 - US$81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Traveller (34)
Room & Suite (18)
Dining (11)
Pool & Beach (5)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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Robzaza
31 October 2016|
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Response from Gustav S | Property representative |
Hi We are 7km(12 to 15 min drive) from the university. Margaritas is 5minutes from us, There are a few restaurants with in 10min drive
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Tinomy
2 April 2015|
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Response from Gustav S | Property representative |
Hi Martin Thank you for the inquiry. We are situated on the slope of Navel Hill.About 250 meter away from the street There are 24 hour security in the street. There are lights on the parking area.We never ever had any... More
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"All rooms face to the outside but top rooms has view to die for."
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"Amazing view from all the rooms"
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"Other than the upper rooms with good views the ground floor rooms have the biggest beds! (King size)"
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"Style 1 is the main house, room 1 and 2 is excellent. Style 2 is the adjoining house, but also good"
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