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Oslo, Norway
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We stayed at the Le Ballon Rouge for two nights. We got a lovely reception, a very nice room and had an overall great stay. The breakfast was also very good with a choice between an omelette and a full English breakfast. At one point I asked for some help with booking a massage in Franschhoek, and the nice people...

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Biel, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived on a holiday on Jan 1st., thus were all the same welcomed lovely by the owners themselfes and just felt in love with that beautiful nice place in 2`walking distance of the main street of Franschhoek. David contacted us already upfront by email to ask if he could prearrange something for us which we very much appreciated. As...

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County Londonderry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very cosy and clean and art decor perfect small pool for swimming & great breakfast friendly owners & spacious rooms where you had a nice bathroom & wardrobe location perfect for on foot strolls down main st

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked in over the "silly chaotic season" But what a surprise,amazingly efficient in every way..accommodated early check in,able to cool down before we had a late lunch on the "high street". Staff and management great. This establishment will get our vote next time we visit,walking distance to everything. (Booking .com seem to not be sooo clear on price/we payed more...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed 3 nights. Lovely breakfast with fruit salad, toast, eggs etc. Spacious room. Lovely little pool and courtyard. Very helpful staff. Small complaint, but a shower curtain would be nice! Overall wonderful and amazing value.

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 12 December 2016

This is my 3rd stay at Le Ballon Rouge and everytime I feel as if I have simply moved home. The staff are friendly and efficient, the rooms well appointed and clean. We had a medical emergency while there and the staff were amazing calling paramedics, sorting out a downstairs room and generally just helping us deal with a very...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 December 2016

We stayed here one night last week after spending the day on the Wine tram. The guest house is just lovely and the owners and staff were fantastic and fantastic value for money. We stayed in a big, light and airy room with all the facilities including a huge bathroom. The full English (SA?) breakfast, with continental additions was lovely....

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 1 December 2016

A very nice B&B with with perfect location walking distance to the attractions in the town. Many nice vineyards in the area. Fantastic views from the mountains and very nice restaurants. Franschhoek is a gem

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Somerset West, South Africa
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Many good wine houses to visit. Not too much to do in the evenings after dinner. 2 days would be enough. We used one day for golf in Paarl only 20 minutes away. The management at Le Ballon Rouge was excellent.

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Bonita Springs, Florida
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent accommodation. Pleasant owner. Great central location. Fantastic breakfast. In my book score 4.9. Great wineries. Use the tram. November is a great month to travel. Pick and pay good location for shopping for your needs

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Le Ballon Rouge

Address: 7 Reservoir East Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
Price Range: $94 - $290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Le Ballon Rouge 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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