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Plumwood Inn

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 7 February 2017

We enjoyed 6 nights here in a standard room which although was on the small side was still very well appointed and spotlessly clean as was the bathroom which was a delight. Very modern, great shower and all the facilities you could wish for. Breakfast was beautifully presented and Lucienne and Roel were on hand to satisfy every whim and...

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Roel and Lucienne are perfect hosts always on hand to sort any problems and make your bookingsin the fabulous restaurants in Franschhoek.We have stayed in various rooms all of which are very confortable and clean. Lovely breakfast.

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2Thank G5948LGanthonyb
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We stayed for 5 nights at Plumwood Inn. Plumwood Inn has 11 rooms and I had chosen room 3 for us, which was on the upper floor with uninterrupted views over the vineyards to the mountains beyond. The room was very large and had large patio doors which opened on to the terrace affording great view whilst sitting up in...

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1Thank sally4holidays
Reviewed 2 January 2017

From the moment you arrive they take care of you in every way. From drinks to restaurant and wine farm bookings down to laundry, it's all taken care of. Rooms, amenities, breakfast all outstanding. Best place we have ever stayed in South Africa and we would rank it at the top of all hotels we have ever stayed in. So...

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3Thank RoslynHouse
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 January 2017

This our third stay at the plumwood,and it just gets better . Always greeted with the most friendliest warm manner and nothing is too much trouble for Lucianne Roel and their team. Our room was lovely ,spotlessly clean and serviced well each day. Excellent breakfast choices making the stay such excellent value for money ,this is definitely not an expensive...

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2Thank georgie c
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely small personal hotel 3 minute walk from Main Street, yet excellent views and really quiet. Best points: Lovely rooms, Mountain views, excellent breakfast, location, and personal service from owners, and the helpful Monita who manages the office.

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2Thank holdthechips
Munich, Germany
Reviewed 25 December 2016

What was really the best was the view from the breakfast room, and the breakfast itself. At most places in South Africa, there is not much choice at breakfast so you have eggs and bacon. Which you do get fed up with after a while, and it is not healthy. The breakfast at Plumbwood Inn is amazing; fresh fruits, stewed...

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1Thank Jurgen M
Cape Town
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Took my wife to Franschhoek for her birthday. We stayed at Plumwood in a standard room for two days mid week. Plumwood is expensive, but by Franschhoek standards acceptable. I would recommend the guesthouse if you wish to stay in town. If you're on a tight budget and don't mind traveling into town, I'd recommend looking outside town. The guesthouse...

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1Thank Rayno P
Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Second time to Franschhoek but first time to this place in an ideal spot right in the centre just off the main street close to some of the great eateries the town has to offer. The place was started up 16 years ago by Roel and Lucienne who came across from the Netherlands and they have done a really nice...

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3Thank DJW64
Dubai
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

This place is amazing. The couple that own it can not do enough to make your stay the absolute best. We have been to the area a number of times and stayed here twice now and will certainly come back. The rooms are huge and well kept, the breakfast is perfect and you are 20m from the Main Street. Plumwood...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Public Wifi
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled between towering mountains, met with magnificent vineyards at the slopes, you’ll find the cosy yet romantic retreat of Plumwood Inn. Mornings on the terrace, with full-on alfresco breakfasts, introduces you to a day of adventure filled exploring of the nearby village centre, literally a two minute stroll from the guesthouse, set in a magnificent cosmopolitan atmosphere. Plumwood Inn – a winning formula of great location, comfortable accommodation and genuine hospitality. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Plumwood Inn

Address: 11 Cabriere Street | 11 Cabriere Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
Price Range: RM378 - RM579 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Plumwood Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Plumwood Hotel Franschhoek
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“Take a luxury room as they all have balcony or patio and much bigger than standard”
891jurgenm, 8 May 2017 | Read review
“Worth going for premium room with balcony and mountain views ( we did not and wished we had!)”
SurreyRobin, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Upstairs balcony with beautiful bathroom”
BrightcutOne, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms with balconies”
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mark_hodgson, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room above guest lounge was quiet and very spacious”
233emmak, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
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