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Akademie Street Boutique Hotel

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Reviewed 12 January 2018

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

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Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded 13 January 2018

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 11 January 2018

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 HotelResponded 12 January 2018

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

Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

We had the most wonderful stay at Akademie Street Hotel and only wished we could stay longer. The management team were very welcoming and informative of Franschhoek and what to do/where to eat. We thoroughly enjoyed our complimentary drinks and mini bar, also the hot...More

Thank Rosanna C
Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded 10 January 2018

Hi Rosanna C, thanks so much for taking the time to review your recent stay at Akademie Street. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and hopefully we'll see you back again for a longer stay! Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie...More

Reviewed 6 January 2018

A warm welcome, superb amenities, complimentary everything, a to-die-for breakfast, excellent location. The Akademie was a real highlight of our South Africa trip. I just wish we could have stayed for longer to enjoy the place to the very fullest!

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Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded 7 January 2018

Hi paddyrobinson, thanks for taking the time to write such a kind & generous review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and hopefully, you will stay longer next time!! Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie Team.

Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

We were greeted by Declan, one of the owners of this beautiful boutique hotel and guest house, and what a joy he was! Rightly proud, at every turn, Declan gave us a tour of this stunning property through which we smiled from start to finish...More

Thank 849simong
Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded 6 January 2018

Hi 849simong, thank you so much for such a detailed & informative review!! We are thrilled that you loved Akademie & your stay with us and really hope to see you again some time soon!Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie Team.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
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$348 - US$615 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Franschhoek
#1 Romantic Hotel in Franschhoek
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$348 - US$615 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Franschhoek
#1 Romantic Hotel in Franschhoek
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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redstone1365
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
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Michelle C
12 October 2017|
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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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"All are excellent and well-appointed."
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"Akademie is a home away from home"
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"Spring for the Vreugde cottage and you won't be disappointed."
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