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    Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest House

    5 Akademie Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed yesterday

    I chose Akademie based on past reviews. The Inn has a great location and is very unique. My suite was extremely comfortable and had all of the comforts one would want from a luxury setting. The breakfasts were fantastic and of the most memorable I...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This is gonna be the lengthiest review I've ever written but everyone needs to know about this great place! PRE-TRIP I was torn between Akademie and another established hotel. I was more inclined towards Akademie for its unique beauty. I sent an email enquiry to...More

    Thank cheryltoughcookie
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

    Hi cheryltoughcookie, We are all speechless, here at Akademie, with such a kind, generous and detailed review of your recent stay! Thank you so very much! We are delighted that you loved Akademie Street & indeed Franschhoek so much and it was a real thrill...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed in Vreudge which is the honeymoon suite and it was beautiful. There was a wonderful wood fired hot tub which was perfect because the weather was cool when we visited. The large freestanding tub in our bathroom was so great and there was...More

    Thank StephanieJersey82
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Stephanie, Thank you for such a kind & generous review of your stay in our Vreugde cottage. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and thank you for allowing us to play a part in your honeymoon. We wish you every...More

    Reviewed 10 July 2017

    What an extraordinary attention to detail and service in this delightful full service Boutique hotel in the Franschhoek wine country near cape town, S.A. It's a rare treat when a good design eye meets a good bed & breakfast operator. When it works, the results...More

    Thank Konrad W
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 11 July 2017

    Hi Konrad W, Thank you for taking the time to write such a generous review. We are delighted that you loved your time with us and hopefully this will prompt you to visit us again! Kind Regards, Declan

    Reviewed 3 July 2017

    From arriving in Franschhoek to our departure, we were made to feel very special. We booked the Oortuiging for ourselves with our friends originally staying in Uitsig. Our suite had recently been refurbished to create two large suites which we had the full use of...More

    Thank andysteve01
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 4 July 2017

    Hi Basildon2, thank you so much for taking the time to write such a kind & generous review. We are delighted that you loved your time with us and fingers crossed, you will get the chance to come back to Franschhoek and us! Kind Regards,...More

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    About
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    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$323 - US$526 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Franschhoek
    • #1 Family Hotel in Franschhoek
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Franschhoek
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Franschhoek
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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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