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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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    Overview
    • Excellent96%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

    My only problem with this beautiful hotel was the length of time we stayed!! We stayed in Franschhoek for two nights and I wish it had been for longer. Declan is the perfect host, it was like staying with a friend, and the staff are...More

    1  Thank niamh008
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 29 August 2017

    Hi niamh008, thank you so much for taking time out, to write such a generous review - we are so delighted that you guys enjoyed your time with us! Hopefully, it will not be long until we see you both back on Akademie Street! Kind...More

    Reviewed 18 August 2017

    I chose Akademie based on past reviews. The Inn has a great location and is very unique. My suite was extremely comfortable and had all of the comforts one would want from a luxury setting. The breakfasts were fantastic and of the most memorable I...More

    Thank catalina36
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 19 August 2017

    Hi catalina36 & thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent stay at Akademie Street. We are delighted that you enjoyed your brief time with us and we very much hope to see you back again soon. Kind Regards, Declan &...More

    Reviewed 12 August 2017

    This is gonna be the lengthiest review I've ever written but everyone needs to know about this great place! PRE-TRIP I was torn between Akademie and another established hotel. I was more inclined towards Akademie for its unique beauty. I sent an email enquiry to...More

    Thank cheryltoughcookie
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 13 August 2017

    Hi cheryltoughcookie, We are all speechless, here at Akademie, with such a kind, generous and detailed review of your recent stay! Thank you so very much! We are delighted that you loved Akademie Street & indeed Franschhoek so much and it was a real thrill...More

    Reviewed 8 August 2017

    We stayed in Vreudge which is the honeymoon suite and it was beautiful. There was a wonderful wood fired hot tub which was perfect because the weather was cool when we visited. The large freestanding tub in our bathroom was so great and there was...More

    Thank StephanieJersey82
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 9 August 2017

    Hi Stephanie, Thank you for such a kind & generous review of your stay in our Vreugde cottage. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and thank you for allowing us to play a part in your honeymoon. We wish you every...More

    Reviewed 10 July 2017

    What an extraordinary attention to detail and service in this delightful full service Boutique hotel in the Franschhoek wine country near cape town, S.A. It's a rare treat when a good design eye meets a good bed & breakfast operator. When it works, the results...More

    Thank Konrad W
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 11 July 2017

    Hi Konrad W, Thank you for taking the time to write such a generous review. We are delighted that you loved your time with us and hopefully this will prompt you to visit us again! Kind Regards, Declan

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • 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 Luxury Hotel in Franschhoek
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Franschhoek
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Franschhoek
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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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