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    Rickety Bridge Country House

    R45 | Main Road, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent71%
    • Very good23%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “basse provence” (16 reviews)
    “wine tasting” (21 reviews)
    “half portions” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Rickety Bridge is an awesome botique hotel. Big comfortable rooms and common spaces with a charm that makes one feel welcome. Delightful people working there, serving tasty breakfasts, who makes one's stay even more enjoyable. The wine estate offers a great Bistro, or you can...More

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    Response from CassieJR, General Manager at Rickety Bridge Country HouseResponded 1 week ago

    David Vinton Hospitality Manager We thank you for taking the time to complete the Tripadvisor information, we are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and would like to thank you for your kind words and great comments when every you do want to...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We were generally happy with the hospitality and standard of Bass Provence. The only downside was the very limited breakfast menu. There is definitely room for improvement with the breakfast menu. The first meal of the day is very important.More

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    Response from CassieJR, General Manager at Rickety Bridge Country HouseResponded 1 week ago

    David Vinton, Hospitality Manager Thank you for your time in completing the Tripadvisor feedback form, we thank you for your kind words and I would like to advise that we are in the process of changing the breakfast offering, and hope one day that you...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My husband and I spend some well deserved quality time in Franschhoek and had the pleasure of staying at the Rickety Bridge Country House. The hostess, Martha is an absolute gem and made us feel extremely welcome. We stayed in one of the upstairs rooms...More

    Thank Kiminia
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Great stay in typical Cape Dutch style guesthouse, easily accessible and in the middle of the Franschhoek wines (free wine tasting with the property next door incl.). Lovely service and great confortable rooms with their own adjacent bathrooms. Made us regret we stayed only for...More

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    Response from CassieJR, General Manager at Rickety Bridge Country HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    David Vinton, Hospitality Manager Thank you very much for taking the time in completing the Tripadvisor information,thank you for your kind words. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us, sorry to hear that it was so short, we hope that you...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    We spent an amazing weekend at Rickety Bridge. We booked the manor house and were so impressed with the hostess, Martha's, incredible hospitality and warmth. The setting is so beautiful and the bedrooms were stunning and beds very comfortable. The breakfasts were delicious, and as...More

    Thank Angie_Antrobus
    Response from CassieJR, General Manager at Rickety Bridge Country HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

    Good afternoon Angie I thank you for taking your valuable time in writing the review. I am so glad that you choose Rickety Bridge as your breakaway destination over the uncorked weekend, allowing you to enjoy the event and the atmosphere with us over the...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$173 - US$298 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Franschhoek
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    • Rickety Bridge Country House Hotel Franschhoek
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Kyle0112
    30 April 2015|
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    Response from JanvanFranschhoek | Property representative |
    Hi there. Children older than 12 are welcome at Rickety Bridge, which is small and intimate. At our sister property Basse Provence, we are able to accommodate children of all ages.
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    555maver
    14 February 2015|
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    Response from JanvanFranschhoek | Property representative |
    Hi there, Rickety Bridge is 3km from the centre of Franschhoek. It is on the R45, on the right. look out for the large white sign board immediately after Basse Provence. Turn right and follow the road over the bridge, across... More
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    "After the wine tram you wont care!!"
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    "Good shared living area between the two rooms upstairs, so if you are 4 people travelling together this is a..."
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    "Only three rooms: two on first floor with views"
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    "The second floor room of the cottage was excellent and quiet."
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