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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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    Reviewed 1 October 2017

    This was our third visit to Akademie Street and we wouldn't consider staying anywhere else in Franschhoek. The service given by everyone, led by Declan, Meena and Stacey, is first class. We will miss their wonderful breakfasts and our luxurious room, and look forward to...More

    1  Thank John M
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 2 October 2017

    Hi John M, thank you for taking the time to review your most recent stay with us. We are absolutely delighted that you enjoyed your time with us again and look forward to your '4th' stay with us. Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie Team.

    Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

    We had a wonderful few days in the luxurious Akademie Street Guest House. It is in a lovely quiet tree-lined street within easy walking distance of the Main Street in Franschoek and the Huguenot Museum in the town. Lots of lovely restaurants close by. The...More

    1  Thank Kilian M
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 28 September 2017

    Hi Kilian M, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a kind & generous review! We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and hopefully will see you again soon on Akademie Street. Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie...More

    Reviewed 26 September 2017

    Akademie Street Boutique Hotel with Declan as your host caters for every sense and wish. He and his staff are clearly proud and protective of their already famous reputation. No detail is spared, no wish unfullfilled. Although you might wonder if you can afford the...More

    Thank Mirna V
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 27 September 2017

    Hi Mirna & Melinda, Thank you so much for taking time out, to pen such a complimentary review. It is greatly appreciated by all, here on Akademie Street, I can assure you. Hopefully, we will see you both back soon!! Kind Regards, Declan & the...More

    Reviewed 25 September 2017

    I don't even know where to start, everything about this property was just amazing. The property to start off with is absolutely beautiful and so tastefully decorated with every last detail thought of. The staff were just wonderful, we mainly dealt with Declan who was...More

    Thank Andrea T
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 26 September 2017

    Hi Andre T, Thank you so much for your very kind review - it is greatly appreciated! We are delighted that you loved Akademie Street and please do not hesitate to return soon! Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie Team.

    Reviewed 18 September 2017

    We recently stayed at this wonderful boutique guesthouse in the newly refurbished cottage. In fact we were the first guests to stay there which was extra special. The whole guesthouse has been very tastefully decorated with 'moody' colours ,large modern paintings and lovely furniture. The...More

    Thank whizzkid_9
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 19 September 2017

    Hi whizzkid_9, thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are absolutely thrilled that you loved the 'all new' Gelatenheid cottage! You were indeed the first guests to stay there, so a massive thanks to you both,...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
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$327 - US$525 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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    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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