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    Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest House

    5 Akademie Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    What an extraordinary attention to detail and service in this delightful full service Boutique hotel in the Franschhoek wine country near cape town, S.A. It's a rare treat when a good design eye meets a good bed & breakfast operator. When it works, the results...More

    Thank Konrad W
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Konrad W, Thank you for taking the time to write such a generous review. We are delighted that you loved your time with us and hopefully this will prompt you to visit us again! Kind Regards, Declan

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    From arriving in Franschhoek to our departure, we were made to feel very special. We booked the Oortuiging for ourselves with our friends originally staying in Uitsig. Our suite had recently been refurbished to create two large suites which we had the full use of...More

    Thank Baildon2
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Basildon2, thank you so much for taking the time to write such a kind & generous review. We are delighted that you loved your time with us and fingers crossed, you will get the chance to come back to Franschhoek and us! Kind Regards,...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    What an absolute blinder of a boutique hotel. We stayed in the Vreugde suite for 2 nights at the beginning of June......and didn't want to leave! Declan is a fantastic host - such a warm welcome and the level of service provided by him and...More

    1  Thank rachelmoncaster1
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi rachelmoncaster1, thank you so much for such a fabulous review. We are absolutely delighted that you really enjoyed your brief stay with us. We thoroughly enjoyed your company too, here at Akademie and hopefully will see you back again soon - maybe staying even...More

    Reviewed 15 June 2017

    Spent a weekend there as a special surprise for my wife. Amazing experience! It is obvious that lots of thought went into the planning of each room, down to each little fixture. The facilities are top class without being ostentatious. You do feel this hotel...More

    Thank Rushdi S
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 5 weeks ago

    Hi Rushdi 5, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such generous words - trust me, we do appreciate it! We are delighted that you loved Akademie and hope to see you back soon! Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie Team.

    Reviewed 27 May 2017

    Spent 3 nights in Gelatenheid for the Franschhoek Literary Festival which was excellent decision on both counts. Akademie Street continues with all round excellence; ambience, graciousness, service, attention to detail and this year for the first time in our experience over 4 years a quality...More

    Thank David C
    Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest HouseResponded 28 May 2017

    Hi David C, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a kind review. It is so satisfying, when returning guests are delighted with the various improvements and upgrades made to both our suites & cottages and to our service. Look forward...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$289 - US$524 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Franschhoek
    • #1 Family Hotel in Franschhoek
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Franschhoek
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Franschhoek
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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
    14 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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