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    Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest House

    5 Akademie Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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    Overview
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

    My husband and I stayed at Akademie for two nights, and we couldn't have picked a better place! The hotel itself is breathtakingly serene, from the room to the library to the pool area, everything is beautifully decorated. The morning breakfast was decadent and cooked...More

    Thank Sarah L
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 9 May 2017

    Hi Sarah L, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and hoprfully we will see you again on Akademie Street! Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie Team.

    Reviewed 1 May 2017

    There are not enough good things we can say about this property. We stayed there in 2009 when it was under previous ownership, and we loved it then. Since that time, it has changed hands and the new owners have done significant upgrades....it is simply...More

    1  Thank kgcrouch
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 2 May 2017

    Hi folks, Thank you so much for such a kind and generous review - we really do appreciate it and especially so from 'returning guests'. Hopefully we'll see you again soon and be able to show you even more improvements & upgrades. Kind Regards, Declan...More

    Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

    Declan welcomed my husband and I when we arrived at this charming hotel. After the tour of the property it took us no time to feel completely relaxed in our room. Declan told us to gather up our dirty laundry to have done for us...More

    2  Thank melinda075
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 2 May 2017

    Hi melinda075, thank you for such a great review - you've got me blushing! Seriously though, we really appreciate your kind words and are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us. Hopefully we will see you again soon on Akademie Street. Kind Regards, Declan...More

    Reviewed 28 April 2017

    The level of service and attention to detail at Akademie Street was incredible. We were traveling with another couple, and both of our rooms were unique, well designed, and entirely comfortable. In a town of great food the breakfasts stood out. The best part of...More

    Thank Jeff D
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 29 April 2017

    Hi Jeff D, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a generous review. We are thrilled that you really enjoyed your time with us and hopefully we'll see you once again on Akademie Street. Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie Team.

    Reviewed 17 April 2017

    From the moment that Declan (one of the Owners) threw open the front door to greet and welcome us, we quickly realised we had arrived somewhere special. It feels like somebody has thought about all your expectations of a “boutique” style hotel and then set...More

    1  Thank Paul M
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 19 April 2017

    Hi Paul M, Thanks for the great review - trust me when I tell you that it really means so much to us here at Akademie! We are delighted that you had a fabulous time with us and hopefully we'll see you once again. Kind...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • 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
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    • US$325 - US$529 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Family Hotel in Franschhoek
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    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Franschhoek
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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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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    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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