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Residence Vive La Vie

Traveller (28)
Room & Suite (15)
Pool & Beach (6)
Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
Residence Vive La Vie is located in Franschhoek with mountain views to leave you breathless. In summer time the pool is just what you need to cool down and enjoy a sundowner drink. Or relax on your private outside patio before you leave for dinner in one of the many famous cafes or restaurants in Franschhoek. Honouring the earth is a smart way to not only benefit the environment, but also our business. By making slight changes to the way we run and operate our company, you can see that we strive to an eco-friendly environment at Residence Vive La Vie. Solar Energy, Water Saving Devices, Better Earth Cleaning Products and Rain Africa guest amenities in all rooms.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport transportation
Laundry Service
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Non-smoking rooms
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Traveller rating
  • 83
  • 15
  • 3
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Traveller type
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
Beautiful artwork adorns every room,which are modern airy and elegant. Michael the owner is charming and extremely helpful, nothing is to much trouble . The breakfast is very well presented and tasty.
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Only a short stay at Residence Vive La Vie, but host was extremely helpful and friendly, breakfast was superb, and room (one of the two rooms located in the rear garden), was very well equipped and comfortable albeit air con unit was above the bed and a little noisy. Good WIFI.
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First time in Franschhoek and we certainly picked the right hotel Peter greeted us and offered a lovely glass of wine, great host We were in room 5 in the garden, excellent Only downside was the construction next door but he ho Great location and very peaceful (after 4pm)
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A family of three young ones and two parents found plenty of space and TV Channels as well as wifi (when it worked). The pool whilst small and typical for Franschhoek was clean and adequate for children.
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We had a wonderful stay at Vive La Vie. Peter is a welcoming host and gave us some great recommendations for the area. Our room was spacious, clean and nicely decorated. We were even treated to a glass of bubbly on arrival. The pool area is secluded and relaxing. Breakfasts were
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Response from weidemanp20, General Manager at Residence Vive La Vie
Responded 20 Dec 2018
Dear Natalia We thank you for your review and stay at Residence Vive la Vie, it is always great to hear back from our guests. We hope to see you back with us on your next visit to Franschhoek. Kind Regards Peter and Vive La Vie Team
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Superior King Suite
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Superior King Suite 5
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Superior King Suite 5
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Superior King Suite 5 Lounge
"We enjoyed our room and small patio overlooking the pool, but you may prefer to be in the main house?"
"Relaxing residence with friendly staff"
"We liked the spacious room at the streetside."
"We stayed in room 3 standaard double suite"
"All rooms seemed good. Suite 1 was excellent"
US$146 - US$281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South AfricaWestern CapeFranschhoek
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