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Akademie Street Boutique Hotel

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

As many have said before, Akademie Sreet is perfect in every way. Deklan and his team ensure that every detail is taken care of and always make you feel warmly welcomed. Breakfasts are plentiful and delicious; drinks, wine and port are available for the later...More

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Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded 29 December 2017

Hello Kateri0419, thanks for the lovely review and we are so happy that you enjoyed your time on Akademie street. Hopefully we'll see you back soon. Kind Regards, Declan & Akademie Street.

Reviewed 27 December 2017

We travelled all over Southafrica . I would say one of the most amazing hotel in all aspect, service, accommodation, food . The attention to detail was immense . Thank you so much for making our stay so memorable . So looking forward to coming...More

Thank SFNJ
Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded 28 December 2017

Hi SFNJ, thank you so much for such lovely compliments and we really do hope to see you back on Akademie Street soon! Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie Team.

Reviewed 19 December 2017

By all means the most amazing boutique hotel we've ever been to. The attention to details and the constant need to excel are inspiring. You could literally spend days discovering and enjoying the accessories, artifacts and antiques that were gathered with great effort and love...More

Thank 884uril
Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded 20 December 2017

Hello 884uril, thank you so much for your lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your brief stay with us and you are so right - one night is just not enough, not only as regards to Akademie Street but to Franschhoek too! Hopefully,...More

Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Located on the edge of town next to the Huegenot Museum/monument this gives you a great location to access town but peace and quiet too, and it is a small hotel that has a lot to teach to both established and aspiring boutique hotels. Declan...More

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Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded 20 December 2017

Hi whiterabbitjb, thank you so much for taking the time to write such a generous review. To receive such kind words and praise from such extensive travellers is truly appreciated. As always, of greater importance to the Akademie Team, is the knowledge that your stay...More

Reviewed 18 December 2017

We travel a lot and have been fortunate to stay in a number of very nice hotels, but this is hands down the best boutique hotel we have ever stayed in. We stayed in Gelatenheid B, which is half of a standalone cottage and which...More

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Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded 19 December 2017

Hi amanda b, thank you so much for such kind words - trust me, we really appreciate them! We are delighted that you loved your time with us and hopefully we will see you back on Akademie Street very soon! Kind Regards, Declan & the...More

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Travellers' Choice
2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
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
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$348 - US$615 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Franschhoek
#1 Romantic Hotel in Franschhoek
Room types
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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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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"every room/suite is excellent"
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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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