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Akademie Street Boutique Hotel

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5 Akademie Street, Franschhoek 7690 South Africa See on map
Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Hotel
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We only stayed one night in Franshoek, but what a place to stay! Declan was so welcoming and gave us a very informative whistle stop tour of the beautiful hotel. Each room is individually designed and the attention to detail certainly counts. Our room was...More

Thank amagenis27
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A short but very enjoyable stay in this superb hotel made even better by Declan’s warm welcome. Franschhoek is a charming village standing in a delightful location with the added attraction of many top quality vineyards being within easy reach.More

Thank AndrewJ3172
Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded 3 days ago

Hi AndrewJ3172, thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed Akademie Street & in deed Franschhoek - it truly is a beautiful location! Hope to see you back! Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stayed 2 nights 17 & 18 September, arrived early but room was ready and Declan made us immediately welcome by bringing coffee and briefing us. Our suite was massive and superbly appointed including wood burning stove and hot tub. He recommended Foliage for our first...More

Thank Luxworld
Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded 5 days ago

Hi Luxworld, thank you for such a great review & thoroughly embarrassing me - it's the team that make me look good! We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and hopefully, we'll see you back again very soon! Enjoy the rest of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Staying at Akademie Street Hotel for a night was one of the most incredible stays in a Boutique Hotel in South Africa. What looks like a quaint "little" guest house from the outside, transforms itself from the moment you walk through the front door into...More

Thank LifeOfMike
Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hi LifeOfMike, thank you so much for your kind words & lovely review. We really loved having you & your girlfriend stay with us and really hope to see you both back on Akademie Street - only for longer next time!! Kind Regards, Declan &...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had high expectations from reading all the previous reviews and have to say we were even more bowled over than expected. The entire property is decorated just beautifully and is so stunning. The inclusive cocktails in the orangerie in the evening were lovely and...More

1  Thank Erika M
Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hi Erika M, It was so nice having you stay at Akademie Street & we are thrilled that you enjoyed your time with us! Hopefully, we will see you back some day! Thanks again for the lovely review! Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie Team.

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Number of rooms: 9 suites. Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest House in Franschhoek offers luxury five star accommodation in five unique buildings all situated on the same beautiful property in a quiet ...More area of the village in the heart of the Cape wine lands. There are four swimming pools and four gardens. This hotel and guest house is in a quiet area within easy walking distance to the restaurants. - Owner Managed Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
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US$334 - US$627 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
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22 June 2018|
Response from AkaFhk | Property representative |
Hi, I trust you are well & thank you for your interest in Akademie St. Boutique Hotel. Our offer here is one of Bed & Breakfast only - we do not have a restaurant nor a bar, so sadly, we would not be able to provide you... More
13 February 2018|
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Response from AkaFhk | Property representative |
Hi there & thanks for your inquiry. Firstly, as regards us, at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel, we are actually closed for June & July for essential repairs & maintenance. Sorry about that! As I am sure you are aware, the... More
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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