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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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    • Excellent96%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    My wife and I stayed here for a few nights and although probably the most expensive place we stayed at it was certainly good value for money! Amazing staff, amazing decor, relaxing place and no request is too much. Breakfast is amazing, and Franschoek as...More

    1  Thank TomLaws
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Tomlaws, thank you so much for your very kind & generous review. We are thrilled that you loved your time with us and hopefully we'll see you both back again soon - hopefully long before 30 years time!! Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    From the moment we arrived we knew this small hotel was something special. It is expensive relatively so the 5 stars I gave this are in that context. The location is situated perfectly for local restaurants and in walking distance of a few good vineyards....More

    1  Thank plaistowboy
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi plaistowboy, thank you so much for your kind words and we are delighted that you thoroughly enjoyed your time with us. Hopefully we'll see you again some day and perhaps, you will stay longer than one day!! Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie Team.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We had a fantastic stay at the Akademie over our honeymoon. Declan and the team have thought of every single detail - from the incredible breakfasts, to the complimentary cocktail hour, to the wood-burning hot tubs in each room. As I read in one of...More

    1  Thank jeaniehendrie
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi guys, firstly thank you so much for allowing us to be part of your honeymoon celebrations - we consider it to be a huge honour! We are thrilled that you loved your time with us and who knows, we may see you back to...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This boutique hotel is beautiful in every way possible. It has all been very well thought out and the interior design is lovely. We had a warm welcome and staff were very helpful. There was a friendly and relaxed vibe throughout the stay. We enjoyed...More

    1  Thank Sarah P
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Sarah P, thank you so much for taking the time to write such a generous review. We are thrilled that you loved both Franschhoek and Akademie Street and we really hope to see you back again soon! Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie Team.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    When in the Western Cape we always try to stay at Akademie Street. Since our last visit in February 2016 the hotel has undergone a significant makeover in its facilities, decorations and room configurations all of which have resulted in an even better accommodation experience....More

    1  Thank CrispinN_11
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi CrispinN, thank you so much for your very kind review - it is always great to hear from returning guests. We are delighted that you loved the various changes & upgrades and hopefully will see you back again soon. Kind Regards, Declan & the...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$317 - US$537 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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