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    La Residence

    Elandskloof Private Road | Elandskloof Farm, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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    Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

    This was a wonderful unexpected visit. We were on safari at one of the other exquisite properties, Royale Malawane where my husband unfortunately tripped on a unexpected and badly defined step. We were scheduled to go on safari in Botswana, but he had a bad...More

    Thank virginia s
    Response from TheRoyalPortfolio, Deputy General Manager at La ResidenceResponded 9 October 2017

    Dear virginia s, Thank you for your review about your stay at La Residence. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit to the Franschhoek Valley, despite having to cancel your safari in Botswana. Our apologies about the ants in your bedroom. We have been...More

    Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

    Oh, what a special place! Stayed here for 4 nights and didn't want to leave. The grounds are lovely and enjoyed seeing the Peacocks roaming around. The service was phenomenal and the staff were always eager to assist and offer you a drink. Loved the...More

    Thank alisonrg82
    Response from TheRoyalPortfolio, Deputy General Manager at La ResidenceResponded 9 October 2017

    Dear alisonrg82, Thank you for your review! We love that you appreciated the beautiful peacocks roaming around on the estate. Some of our herbs and vegetables are sourced from our gardens which are tended to by a team at the hotel. We're so happy that...More

    Reviewed 25 May 2017

    We enjoyed a terrific two night stay at La Residence. Andrew and his staff made every effort to make it wonderful. At breakfast, they have a collection of reading glasses on the buffet table of differing strengths, in case you left your reading glasses behind....More

    1  Thank philatour
    Response from TheRoyalPortfolio, Deputy General Manager at La ResidenceResponded 9 October 2017

    Dear philatour, We appreciate the time you took to write this wonderful review. Many of our guests love that they do not have to head back to their room to retrieve their reading glasses, we are glad they could be of service to you! We...More

    Reviewed 24 May 2017

    Wow, what a fabulous place. Expensive, yes, but when you consider what's included it almost seems a bargain. The grounds are lovely but they don't prepare you for what awaits. When you walk into the main area you feel as though you have stepped back...More

    Thank anon3200
    Response from TheRoyalPortfolio, Deputy General Manager at La ResidenceResponded 9 October 2017

    Dear anon3200, Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed the size of our bedrooms and bathrooms. Our owner, Liz Biden, has seen to every luxury that might be needed to ensure our guests have the most perfect stay. We hope to welcome...More

    Reviewed 23 May 2017

    We stayed for 2 days in May - super relaxing wine estate with great food and design. About 10 - 15 minute walk from downtown where you'll find tons of gourmet restaurants and art galleries. There are about 10 rooms in the main building and...More

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    Response from TheRoyalPortfolio, Deputy General Manager at La ResidenceResponded 9 October 2017

    Dear BeachMax, Thank you very much for your very kind review! We are very fortunate to have a vast array of restaurants, wineries and art galleries in the Franschhoek Village and surrounds and are glad that you got to experience them. Our guests do enjoy...More

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    "End rooms would be best."
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    "All rooms are suites, but Room 8 is at the end, with windows on 3 sides."
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