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Franklin View Guest House

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Franklin View is an up market Guesthouse situated on the Northern slopes of Naval Hill (The highest house on the Northern slopes) with a magnificent view over the suburb of Waverley with its beautiful trees of purple, orange and green during daytime and an ocean of flickering lights at night.The rustic atmosphere of yellow wood and leather in the spacious living area gives you a warm feeling of comfort.Enjoy a misty morning breakfast in the company of awakening birds.Each of the luxurious rooms with its panoramic view opens on a balcony.We are easy accessible from the N1 and only 5 minutes away from city centre and +-10 minutes from the airport.• Franklin View boasts the best view situated on the northern slopes of Naval Hill • The decor in Franklin View is rustic with an emphasis on yellow wood and leather • Luxurious en- suite rooms with DSTV • Splash pool and braai area • Your hosts Marietjie and Gustav Swanepoel.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Bloemfontein Intl Airport6 km
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Really well situated for a business trip. Rooms were stylishly furnished, the property is situated up on a hill giving awesome views over Bloem. Breakfast was a winner! There are good restaurants nearby and access was easy from the highway.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our stay at Franklin view was a lovely experience. Beautiful spacious room with a view that made us feel part of nature. The jacarandas were a bright purple sight from above and the Free state grass and veld could be seen from our room and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had another great stop over. All the staff were very friendly and accommodating. Nothing was a problem. They served breakfast early so that I could start my day. Excellent breakfast. the room was very clean and comfortableMany thanks

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Reviewed 18 September 2018

What a beautiful Guesthouse, friendly hosts, room was nicely decorated, super clean with everything needed even a quality hairdryer and an aircon. Stunning view from balcony a quiet area where you can actually listen to the souds of the birds singing in the trees! Lovely,...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2018

I love to stay at Franklin View, it has the best view in Bloemfontien! The rooms are spacious, comfortable and warm in winter. The service is great and the staff friendly. The neighborhood is quiet and perfectly save.

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31 October 2016|
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Response from Gustav S | Property representative |
Hi We are 7km(12 to 15 min drive) from the university. Margaritas is 5minutes from us, There are a few restaurants with in 10min drive
3 April 2015|
Response from Gustav S | Property representative |
Hi Martin Thank you for the inquiry. We are situated on the slope of Navel Hill.About 250 meter away from the street There are 24 hour security in the street. There are lights on the parking area.We never ever had any... More
Room Tips
"All rooms face to the outside but top rooms has view to die for."
4 Jan. 2018
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"Amazing view from all the rooms"
2 Jan. 2018
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"Other than the upper rooms with good views the ground floor rooms have the biggest beds! (King size)"
1 Jan. 2018
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"Style 1 is the main house, room 1 and 2 is excellent. Style 2 is the adjoining house, but also good"
16 Nov. 2017
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USD 59 - USD 76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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