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Le Petit Paris Guest House

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Bournemouth
Reviewed 24 February 2017

A very easy walk into Franschhoek. Stayed in Marseille Room which was beautifully decorate, spacious and a well designed bathroom. Would suggest moving the fridge from under the window as it spoils the view over the mountain! Balcony overlooks the mountains and pool. Colin was extremely helpful with getting us a restaurant reservation on Valentines Day! The staff were very...

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Salcombe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We have traveled to South Africa for the past five years and always like to visit Franschhoek. It is a great place to stay and Le Petit Paris is ideally placed within a short walk of the centre. Very comfortable, large bedrooms a pool and good breakfast, so it ticks all the boxes. Secure parking. Colin is a great host...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 21 February 2017

From the outside freshly painted in a warm colour, upon entering the cleanness is evident, from the communal area towards the dining and relaxing room area, to the bedrooms. Rooms were beautiful spotless and freshly decorated in a beautiful classy French theme. Piped TV with most channels and if you wanted more the relaxing room in the main house had...

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Abergavenny, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We had a great stay. Great location with a lovely room. All facilities and everything very clan. Our hosts could not do enough to make our stay enjoyable. Secure parking also on site and a great pool area. The breakfast was outstanding and when we will visit again we will definitely be going back.

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Ilkley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Le Petit Paris is located in a quiet street just 3 or 4 minutes walk from the main street. The owners are lovely, helpful people and everything about the place is of high quality. Excellent breakfast choice and a good residents' lounge.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Booked some months ago for a wedding party. The property and the bedrooms are in excellent condition, clean and very well appointed. Our hosts were very friendly and accommodating and made every effort including taxi and wine estate bookings. Breakfast was excellent. Only minor gripe would be that our 'honeymoon suite' was very visible in the lower window panes which...

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Annelise1973, Owner at Le Petit Paris Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your constructive comments. We have introduced net curtaining to all windows to partly cover the lower section of windows so as to obscure from the road. With a 270 degree view of the mountains we want to maintain the view above from all angles of the room.

Aland, Finland
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Everything was very good. Very high vaule for the money. Colin do everything to make our vist in Francshoek so good as possble, and he realy make it. We are satisfaid and can highly recomend Le Petit Paris Guesthouse.

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dubai
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Sadly we only stayed for one night at Le Petit Paris, but it is a great 'value for money' option in a superb location. Colin and Annalise were fabulous hosts that really made us feel welcome and the room we stayed in was charming. Would definitely recommend.

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Fife, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Loved everything about this guest house, we travelled for one month and stayed in nine different locations and this was definitely in the top three. Lovely tastefully decorated, spacious rooms including peaceful outdoor spaces to sit and read. Incredibly friendly and helpful hosts. Perfect location within walking distance to shops and superb restaurants. Secure private parking.

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Arundel, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 February 2017

This is a lovely bed and breakfast - very well run by Colin right in the centre of town. The rooms are large, all with pretty views and excellent bathrooms and linen. Breakfast was very good too. Everything you could want in a place to stay.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Laundry Service
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxury accommodation centrally located in the heart of Franschhoek. Every one of the eight bedrooms offer guests something unique, from private balconies to 270 degree mountain views. One thing all rooms have in common is comfort and style. Lush green gardens and tranquility surround this lovingly restored heritage home. A sparkling blue pool forms the central point of a cozy courtyard. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Le Petit Paris Guest House

Address: 11 Akademie Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa (Formerly Whale Cottage Franschhoek)
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
Price Range: RM308 - RM585 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Le Petit Paris Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“mountain view room my favorite”
WRHOTEN, 7 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking the pool are very pretty.”
909gilly, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The upper rooms are more expensive but worth the extra.”
ayecee, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We staying in La Rochelle - great mountain and pool views with a balcony for sundowners.”
F&MScotland, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“From what I could see all rooms are good, but I would recommend rooms especially on upper floor”
maureenbradly, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
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