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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We have the pleasure of visiting Franschoek for a few days break this weekend. While walking around town we saw that the beautiful 'RUSTHOFF' our old favorite had been newly converted and is now 'Leeu House' We walked in to have a look around and was greeted by Mario, he was very gracious and told us all about the revocations...

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Caroline J, Director of Operations Quality Control at Leeu House, responded to this review

Thank you for posting such a lovely review of your brief visit to Leeu House. I have passed your kind comments on to the team, especially Mario, and they will be delighted. We all look forward to welcoming you to stay at Leeu House very soon. Kind regards, Caroline Johnson Director of Operations Quality Control Leeu Collection

Almádena, Faro, Portugal
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Arrived , good orintenation of hotel, we stayed in room 10 which is road side which we were initially disappointed with , but not problem at all, good sized room and good sized bathroom, this room has a private garden and terrace, so The pros Great service, excellent housekeeping, great pool area, near all attractions and resturants. Cons All outside...

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Caroline J, Director of Operations Quality Control at Leeu House, responded to this review

We very much appreciate you posting such a comprehensive review Lynette, thank you. The team and I have taken on board your comments, some of which we are already aware of and have actioned and others which we will now be looking into. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed the service and would come and visit us...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 2 nights and was just blown away by this place. Best location in Franschhoek next to everything, but still an oasis of calm. The facilities are first class, 5 star all the way - this is a luxury hotel. Room and pool are simply stunning. Big thanks to Ava for making us feel at home throughout...

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Caroline J, Director of Operations Quality Control at Leeu House, responded to this review

Thank you so much Jonas for posting such a great review of your time with us at Leeu House. The team and I are absolutely delighted to read that you had such an enjoyable stay and we all look forward to welcoming you back again very soon. Kind regards, Caroline Johnson Director of Operations Quality Control Leeu Collection

Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located towards the end of the main highstreet it gave it the advantage of been close to everything but also quiet enough to relax. Parking is difficult outside as you are in the highstreet but normally you park on the drive and then the guys move your car for you and then bring your car as and when you need...

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Caroline J, Director of Operations Quality Control at Leeu House, responded to this review

What a wonderful review Fraser, thank you so much for reviewing your recent stay at Leeu House. The team and I are so very pleased to read that you had such an enjoyable time with us and we all hope that you will come back and visit us again soon. Kind regards, Caroline Johnson Director of Operations Quality Control Leeu...

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The facilities and rooms are beautiful. Our only downside was missing out on much of the included bonuses because nobody told us about them. It was only when going to meet an uber that we were told the House offered a free shuttle around Franschhoek. Other guests told us about he complimentary wine tasting at the Estate. I'm sure there...

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Caroline J, Director of Operations Quality Control at Leeu House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for reviewing your stay at Leeu House and I very much appreciate you highlighting improvements we can, and will, be making to our communication with our guests. Additional training for the team is currently underway. We all hope to welcome you back to stay with us again soon. Kind regards, Caroline Johnson Director of Operations Quality...

Perth
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small hotel with very personalised service. Could not fault anything at all. From the minute we checked in, it was just a pleasure to be there. Beautiful room with fantastic amenities. Cant wait to return to this location.

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Caroline J, Director of Operations Quality Control at Leeu House, responded to this review

The team and I are delighted to read that you had such an enjoyable stay with us at Leeu House, thank you very much. We all hope to welcome you back very soon. Kind regards, Caroline Johnson Director of Operations Quality Control Leeu Collection

Brackley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

What an amazing boutique hotel, it lies at the end of town and is set back from the road. From the minute you pull up outside you are made to feel welcome. Checking was quick then we were shown around the hotel, there is conservatory and patio area used for breakfast, lunch and evening dining, there is a beautiful pool...

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Caroline J, Director of Operations Quality Control at Leeu House, responded to this review

What a wonderful review, thank you so much Alison. The team and I are so very pleased to read that you had such a good stay with us at Leeu House and enjoyed all that we have to offer, as well as Franschhoek itself. We all hope to welcome you back very soon. Kind regards, Caroline Johnson Director of Operations...

Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 4 nights here on our holiday to the Western Cape. Another fabulous find! Check in was quick and friendly. The room was huge, Beautiful furnishings, large bathroom with lots of fluffy, white towels. Big walk in shower. Our rate included all drinks as complimentary. So if we wanted the mini bar restocking we only had to ask. The...

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Caroline J, Director of Operations Quality Control at Leeu House, responded to this review

What a wonderful review Terry, thank you so very much. The team and I are delighted to read that you had such a good stay with us at Leeu House and do hope that we can welcome you back again soon. Kind regards, Caroline Johnson Director of Operations Quality Control Leeu Collection

Halifax, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we un fortunatly had only 2 nights here,the class of this hotel was very high, in all respects from the porter looking out for me driving past to reception, resteraunt and my room, it was huge with a lovely private terrace, the pool adjacent sett in well tended gardens, we could simply relax have a drink or a snack from...

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Caroline J, Director of Operations Quality Control at Leeu House, responded to this review

Thank you so much Peter for posting such a glowing review of your recent visit to Leeu House. I have passed your comments on to the team, who will be delighted, and we look forward to welcoming you back very soon. Kind regards, Caroline Johnson Director of Operations Quality Control Leeu Collection

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at 5 different places during our holiday and all were excellent but Leeu House surpassed them all. The moment you enter you are made to feel at ease with warm and friendly staff who will always go that extra mile to make you happy. Our room was large and plush with a small terrace and was close to...

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Caroline J, Director of Operations Quality Control at Leeu House, responded to this review

What a wonderful review, thank you very much Michael. The team and I so appreciate you taking the time to post your impressions of your stay and all hope to have you to stay with us again very soon. Kind regards, Caroline Johnson Director of Operations Quality Control Leeu Collection

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free Internet
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of Franschhoek village, Leeu House provides a private oasis of comfort and luxury, set in serene and secluded gardens, from which to explore the many attractions of the village and the surrounding valley. Guests can also relax at the 15-metre heated swimming pool. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Leeu House

Address: 12 Huguenot Road, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
Price Range: R4 983 - R8 626 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Leeu House 5*
Number of rooms: 12
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#2 Luxury Hotel in Franschhoek
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