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Whitchurch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were very lucky to stay here for three nights and from the moment we arrived (the most friendly and warm welcome we have ever encountered) till the second we left, everything about La Residence was superb. In a way that I can only describe as unassuming but perfect, extraordinary elegant without the glitz, welcoming without being overbearing, unrivalled attention...

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London
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

La Residence does not have : * An olympic sized swimming pool * State of the art gym with classes * luxurious spa * Pristine recently refurbished furniture La Residence does have: * A beautiful property with breathtaking views * Uniquely designed huge suites * Wonderful, caring staff * Attentive, efficient ( often fun ) management * Good food, a...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have just sadly left the sanctuary of our favourite Chambre Bleu (room 8) at the world class La Residence. Everything about LR is, as I said in my last review, sheer perfection. It is not like staying in a hotel, more like a dear friend's beautiful home. The staff are friendly, helpful and efficient. A request for an in...

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Ascot
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at La Residence for 4 nights in a Vineyard Suite. These are set in the hotel grounds overlooking the vineyards and surrounding hills with their own private gardens. The decor is quite elaborate with some unusual pieces but it all fitted together really well. The dinner menu was a little short of choice (although there was also an...

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Hong Kong
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stage 3 of My CNY trip to South Africa took us to the wine country of Cape Town in Franschoek region. One word. Spectacular. We were met at the entrance and before even checking in had a glass of light rose thrust into our hands. After the basic formalities were done we were given a quick tour of the property...

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Reviewed 11 January 2017

This hotel is superb. It doesn't really feel like an hotel more like a (rich) friend's house where you can get immediate and friendly service at all times. Only 11 rooms plus the villas set in stunning beauty. Our room no 3 was extremely spacious delightfully equipped with lots of over the top gold leafy furniture a bit like a...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 10 January 2017

It is a beautiful place with interesting style and lots of comfort. Service is personal and in keeping with a hotel charging these rates. The food however is a disappointment. Neither of our dinner entrees were even good -- passable is being charitable --breakfast was fine but not impressive given the surroundings (both their opulence and the farmland and gardens...

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Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

It's our third time at La residence. Its still perfect. The rooms are great. We have tried 3 rooms and one villa. Room 2 and 3 are great, room 6 amazing. The villa is a good place for the family but we usually prefer the style of the rooms in the main building. The service has not changed over the...

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Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 15 December 2016

We have been road-tripping through South Africa for a couple of weeks, and have carefully hand-picked eevery single location we stayed at. La Residence was initially not on our itinerary, as it is way pricier than other 5-star properties in the area. However, upon examining the reviews of other travellers, looking through the pictures of past visitors on Instagram, and...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

La Residence hit a perfect score on this stay. The food is amazing, the grounds are very well-kept and beautiful, and the room was spacious, clean and unique. The highlight was the staff. From the General Manager Andrew, checking-in on us on numerous occasions to Chef Darius to Garth to Nick to everyone! We would return in a second, they...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
La Residence is in a class of its own. Located in the beautiful Franschhoek valley, where the exquisite vineyards and mountains form a picture perfect backdrop, La Residence provides a haven of luxurious accommodation, fine dining and an all-round sensory indulgence. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Residence

Address: Elandskloof Private Road | Elandskloof Farm, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
Price Range: $943 - $2,641 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — La Residence 5*
Number of rooms: 11
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Also Known As:
La Residence Franschhoek
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Franschhoek
#2 Family Hotel in Franschhoek
#3 Romantic Hotel in Franschhoek
#4 Luxury Hotel in Franschhoek
#4 Business Hotel in Franschhoek
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“Room 8 was incredibly beautiful and I believe one of their nicest.”
 of 5 bubbles Biscabosca, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 3 is extremely good”
 of 5 bubbles 623patrickw, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If the budget allows, go for one of the fantastic suites overlooking the vineyards”
 of 5 bubbles IvanWorldTraveler, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Each room is unique & enormous. You can't go wrong in any of them.”
 of 5 bubbles mickester, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“we took a tour of most of the rooms---they are all jaw-dropping wonderful”
 of 5 bubbles orthochick1234, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
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