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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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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    This little gem, is in the heart of the village of Franschhoek, South Africa. A walkimg distance to the main street. This was our second visit to this lovely boutique hotel after 6 years. It was an even better stay than our first! The team...More

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    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded yesterday

    Hi prits72, thank you so much for your very generous review. It truly is satisfying to receive such kind words from a returning guest! We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and loved the many changes & upgrades from your previous stay!...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Akademie Street is exceptional in many ways. Not only is it exquisitely decorated, the attention to detail to ensure the most comfortable stay is second to none. It is hands down the most beautiful place you can stay. From the rooms to the service, to...More

    Thank Abbe L
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 3 days ago

    Hi Abbe L, thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are thrilled that you loved time with us and hopefully we will see you back again soon. Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie Team.

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    It's no coincidence that this is one of the best boutique hotels in the world. The place itself is spectacular; with the piano room, the roaring open fire in the evening, lovely pool area and rooms that literally have everything covered. However, it is the...More

    Thank Samit D
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 4 days ago

    Hi Samit D, thank you so much for such a generous review. It is so great to receive such kind words and gives us all such a boost -thank you. More importantly, it's just great to know that you loved Akademie & your time spent...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Akademie can only be described as outstanding. Its the attention to detail that makes it so special. The unique atmospheric guest house is full of works of art, comfy armchairs to pause and reflect in, complementary drinks are served early evening by the crackling fire....More

    Thank rocket4556
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 5 days ago

    Hi rocket4556, thank you so much for such a fabulous review - you are so generous to us! Most importantly, we are delighted that you really enjoyed the 'Akademie experience'! This makes it all so worthwhile for us! Hopefully, we will see you both back...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    My girlfriend and I stayed for two nights in the Vreugde suite (really more like a cottage unto itself complete with separate entrance, kitchenette, and a beautiful patio and private plunge pool set in a walled garden!) and we could not have been more comfortable,...More

    Thank dmclhillman
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 5 days ago

    Hi folks, thank you so much for taking the time to write such a kind & generous review! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your time with us and hopefully, we will see you again soon some day. Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie Team

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$366 - US$672 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Franschhoek
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Franschhoek
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • South Africa >
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    • Franschhoek
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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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