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    Rickety Bridge Country House

    R45 | Main Road, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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    • Excellent71%
    • Very good23%
    • Average4%
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    “basse provence” (16 reviews)
    “wine tasting” (20 reviews)
    “prawn curry” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Multilingual Staff
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    11 - 15 of 168 reviews

    Reviewed 21 May 2017

    Check in closes at 5pm so don't delay too long en route as we nearly did! There are no staff on duty in the evening so we were alone in the house which seemed rather unusual. However, a lovely housekeeper was there to cook breakfast...More

    Thank JMcC83F
    Response from CassieJR, Manager at Rickety Bridge Country HouseResponded 28 June 2017

    Good afternoon Thank you for taking the time to review our guesthouse. We do have a night porter and are able to make arrangements for the later arrivals for times when guests cant make the check in hours. I am however happy that you enjoyed...More

    Reviewed 15 May 2017

    Staying at the Manor House was brilliant, the rooms are beautiful and very well appointed and the house itself is lovely. The staff are very friendly and helpful, in fact couldn't do enough for us. The breakfasts are all freshly prepared and delicious. As a...More

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    Response from CassieJR, Manager at Rickety Bridge Country HouseResponded 16 May 2017

    Good afternoon Thank you for the wonderful review of Rickety bridge Manor house. I am delighted you have enjoyed the stay with us. It makes the staff extreamly proud when they recieve reviews such as these. I hope we see you again in the near...More

    Reviewed 5 May 2017

    Wonderful location. Relaxed, yet professional and friendly service. Felt safe and secure. Great breakfast. Next visit I will definitely try to get a room with a better view of the stunning surroundings.

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    Response from CassieJR, Manager at Rickety Bridge Country HouseResponded 6 May 2017

    Good afternoon We are happy you enjoyed your time with us at Basse Provence. Thank you for taking the time to review us. we look forward to seeing you again soon Kind rgards Cassie

    Reviewed 19 April 2017

    Stunning setting and friendly staff made this such a special experience. We were the only guests staying at the Manor house. What a treat. Extremely comfortable room, so spacious. They have one of the most amazing Chenin Blanc's in South-Africa. We will certainly be back....More

    Thank Casper V
    Response from CassieJR, Owner at Rickety Bridge Country HouseResponded 20 April 2017

    Good afternoon. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for taking your time to review the Manor house. I look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Regards Cassie

    Reviewed 14 April 2017

    Very nice stay in this country home. We were greeted by an attendant who showed us our rooms which were very beautiful and comfortable under the thatched roofing. Security was on guard outside all night. Pool faced the hills and private. Too bad it was...More

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    Response from CassieJR, Manager at Rickety Bridge Country HouseResponded 15 April 2017

    I am so happy you enjoyed your stay at Basse Provence. Thank you for taking the time to let others know what we offer here. We hope to see you again when the sun is shinning. Regards Cassie

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    • Free Parking
    • Pool
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • Franschhoek
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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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    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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    "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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