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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 4 April 2017

    Everything was great! Because it is not a big hotel, we got the feeling we were very special. The room was excellent and we had a private pool and a hot tub. Breakfast is outstanding! The laundry is back on the same day. Friends of...More

    2  Thank Jos en Nico v
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 6 April 2017

    Hi Jos en Nico v, thanks a mjllion for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. Thanks also for the recommendation and what a lovely comment you made - that we made you feel very special - that has made our day!!...More

    Reviewed 3 April 2017

    Akademie Street Boutique hotel was the first part of our honeymoon. We arrived the day after our Wedding on the afternoon of Friday 10th March. We made the short trip from Stellenbosch and enjoyed a couple of wine tastings on our way to Akademie Street....More

    1  Thank AJ-BB
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 6 April 2017

    Hi AJ-BB, Firstly thank you so much for choosing Akademie to celebrate your honeymoon - we were trully honoured! But thank you also for such a very kind & generous review and we are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us. Hopefully we may...More

    Reviewed 31 March 2017

    Charming might be an overused description, but when you stay at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest House you learn what charm really means. The team is superb, lead by Declan, for whom we're sure the word charm must have been coined. The guests' comfort...More

    2  Thank BAM1113
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 2 April 2017

    Hi BAM1113, thank you so much for such a generous review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and hopefully we'll see you back on Akademie Street again some day! Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie Team.

    Reviewed 21 March 2017

    My wife and I stayed in this super boutique hotel for 3 days during our honeymoon. The hotel is very well located (short walking distance to the main street with all the restaurants and cafes) and in a very quiet street. The hotel is beautifully...More

    2  Thank Mathieu L
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 22 March 2017

    Hi Mathieu L, thank you for such a lovely review and we are delighted that you guys enjoyed your Honeymoon on Akademie Street. Thanks for choosing us!! Who knows, maybe you will celebrate your 1st Anniversary with us!! Congratulations & the very best of luck!!...More

    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

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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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    • 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
    • #1 Family 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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