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    Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest House

    5 Akademie Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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    • Average1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

    A gem of a place. My husband and I enjoyed 3 amazing days here and were very sad to leave. Declan was so welcoming and gregarious, he made our stay a real delight. Thank you to all the staff who were always very considerate and...More

    1  Thank Sarah N
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 20 March 2017

    Hi Sarah N, thank you so much for such a kind and generous review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and thank you for choosing Akademie for your honeymoon! Hopefully we will see you again soon on Akademie St. Kind Regards,...More

    Reviewed 18 March 2017

    Our second stay at this superb boutique hotel. Spend 7 wonderful nights at the end of February in the Gelatenheid cottage. A lovely spacious 2 storey cottage with its own swimming pool set in pretty grounds. On arrival we were welcomed by Declan who can't...More

    1  Thank Sheila278
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 19 March 2017

    Hello Sheila278, thank you so much for writing such a wonderful review! We are delighted that you really enjoyed your 7 days with us - it really was a pleasure looking after you! Who knows, maybe we will see you again soon for your 3rd...More

    Reviewed 16 March 2017

    We have stayed at some pretty amazing places in the world but this place was just fantastic. Given that it is in a suburban street in a small town with an unimposing facade you walk in and are simply blown away. The design is exceptional,...More

    1  Thank MarkandGillian
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 17 March 2017

    Hi MarkandGillian, thank you for such a kind review. We are delighted that you loved the new improvements to Akademie Street - it's just great to get guests seal of approval!! Hopefully we will see you again soon. Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie Team.

    Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

    From then moment if our arrival until the time we left we were looked after with special attention. The pool was great and warm and we enjoyed the evening wine and music before setting out to one of the many good restaurants. The front door...More

    1  Thank Nick B
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 17 March 2017

    Hi Nick B, Thank you for taking time out to review your recent stay on Akademie St. It is always great to hear that guests really enjoyed the unique 'Akademie experience'. We continue to further enhance this, so hopefully you will return again some day...More

    Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

    I write a lot of reviews so I always like to have what I consider to be the top in each category. Large hotels, BnBs restos etc. the Akademie definetley sets the standard for a boutique hotel. They did not miss a beat. We had...More

    1  Thank howard0928
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 15 March 2017

    Hi howard0928, Thank you for taking the time to write such a complimentary review - trust me, it means so much to us all here on Akademie Street, especially from one so widely travelled - Thank you!! Hopefully you will get the chance again to...More

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    About
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    Amenities
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    • 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
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    • Pool
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    • US$289 - US$523 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Franschhoek
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    • 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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    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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