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Rickety Bridge Country House

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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“basse provence”(18 reviews)
“wine tasting”(22 reviews)
“prawn curry”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
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Reviewed 23 November 2017

This was a beautiful house and our (upgraded) room comfortable. Breakfast was a disappointment as we had previously had much more exciting ones in all the guest houses where we stayed. The setting was lovely and the staff charming.More

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Response from VintonDJ, General Manager at Rickety Bridge Country HouseResponded 27 November 2017

David Vinton, Hospitality Manager I would like to that you for completing the TripAdvisor information and allowing us at Rickety Bridge to host you, I am glad you enjoyed your upgrade and sorry that the breakfast was not up to standard, we are in the...More

Reviewed 19 November 2017

We have spent a great time in Basse Provence: this is a wonderful, quiet place, in the middle of Stellenbosch wineyards. Service was great (the staff was so kind that they even offered a free upgrade), the surroundings are amazing, nice small pool to cool...More

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Response from VintonDJ, General Manager at Rickety Bridge Country HouseResponded 20 November 2017

David Vinton, Hospitality Manager First, I would like to thank you for completing the Tripadvisor information, I am happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you again in the not to distance future. I thank you again.

Reviewed 16 November 2017

Loved the large room on the upper floor under the thatched roof. Peaceful spot just outside town and felt like you were in someone's home. Condition of the place is alright but showing signs of some wear, which they will need to keep on top...More

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Response from VintonDJ, General Manager at Rickety Bridge Country HouseResponded 18 November 2017

David Vinton Hospitality Manager First i wouldl ilike to thnak you for taking the time to complete teh Tripadvisor information, I thank you for the information that you have provided and am sorry in regarsd to the jam and Yoghurt situation that you experianced, we...More

Reviewed 15 November 2017

This place is wonderful. The people are super nice and helpful. Breakfast is lovely and the surroundings make it a perfect spot. With a nice pool and great garden. The rooms are also very nice and the bathroom is great.More

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Response from VintonDJ, General Manager at Rickety Bridge Country HouseResponded 17 November 2017

David Vinton Hospitality manager First, I would like to thank you for taking the time to complete the Tripadvisor information, I would like to thank you for choosing Rickety Bridge for your accommodation needs and we hope to see you soon in the not to...More

Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

I have just been informed via a short email that I no longer have a booking due to a wedding taking place on my booked dates. The email was unbelievably curt and given we had booked for a special occasion over 6 months ago extremely...More

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Response from CassieJR, General Manager at Rickety Bridge Country HouseResponded 2 November 2017

David Vinton, Hospitality Manager First, i would like to thank you for taking the time to complete the TripAdvisor information. I am so sorry what has happened, but from what I can find out there see there was a problem with one of the booking...More

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Free Parking
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$178 - US$250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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US$178 - US$250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kyle0112
1 May 2015|
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Response from JanvanFranschhoek | Property representative |
Hi there. Children older than 12 are welcome at Rickety Bridge, which is small and intimate. At our sister property Basse Provence, we are able to accommodate children of all ages.
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555maver
14 February 2015|
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Response from JanvanFranschhoek | Property representative |
Hi there, Rickety Bridge is 3km from the centre of Franschhoek. It is on the R45, on the right. look out for the large white sign board immediately after Basse Provence. Turn right and follow the road over the bridge, across... More
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"After the wine tram you wont care!!"
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"Good shared living area between the two rooms upstairs, so if you are 4 people travelling together this is a..."
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"Only three rooms: two on first floor with views"
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"The second floor room of the cottage was excellent and quiet."
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