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    Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest House

    5 Akademie Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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    11/06/2017 12/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          USD 311*
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          USD 302*
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          Overview
          • Excellent96%
          • Very good2%
          • Average1%
          • Poor0%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
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          Bar/Lounge
          Multilingual Staff
          Dry Cleaning
          Private Balcony
          5.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 2 days ago

          Spent 3 nights in Gelatenheid for the Franschhoek Literary Festival which was excellent decision on both counts. Akademie Street continues with all round excellence; ambience, graciousness, service, attention to detail and this year for the first time in our experience over 4 years a quality...More

          Thank David C
          Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest House

          Hi David C, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a kind review. It is so satisfying, when returning guests are delighted with the various improvements and upgrades made to both our suites & cottages and to our service. Look forward...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          This is a gem of a hotel, tucked away on a quiet street close to the heart of Franschhoek, so easy walking to many of the great restaurants in town. Every comfort is provided in this uniquely (and beautifully) decorated hotel. Each room is different,...More

          Thank Clever-Mermaid
          Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest House

          Hi Clever-Mermaid, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a kind and generous review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and hopefully we will see you again soon. Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie Team.

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          Akademie Street redefines the 5 star TripAdvisor rating; ideal location, beautiful rooms and gardens, fantastic facilities, excellent service, plenty of great wine and food, and all the little finishing touches that make you feel like you are really on holiday. Don't miss the homemade museli...More

          Thank harriet h
          Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest House

          Hi harriet.h, Thank you so much for such kind words - it really does mean a lot to us all here on Akademie Street! We are delighted that you enjoyed the 'Akademie' experience and all we have to offer. Hopefully we will see you again...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          My husband and I stayed at Akademie for two nights, and we couldn't have picked a better place! The hotel itself is breathtakingly serene, from the room to the library to the pool area, everything is beautifully decorated. The morning breakfast was decadent and cooked...More

          Thank Sarah L
          Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest House

          Hi Sarah L, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and hoprfully we will see you again on Akademie Street! Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie Team.

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          There are not enough good things we can say about this property. We stayed there in 2009 when it was under previous ownership, and we loved it then. Since that time, it has changed hands and the new owners have done significant upgrades....it is simply...More

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          Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest House

          Hi folks, Thank you so much for such a kind and generous review - we really do appreciate it and especially so from 'returning guests'. Hopefully we'll see you again soon and be able to show you even more improvements & upgrades. Kind Regards, Declan...More

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          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Breakfast Available
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 281 - USD 451 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #1 Luxury Hotel in Franschhoek
          • #1 Romantic Hotel in Franschhoek
          • #1 Family Hotel in Franschhoek
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 7
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          • South Africa >
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          • Franschhoek
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          Traveller (354)
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          Dining (27)
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          Jackie B
          I believe that Arthur and his family have recently sold the Guest House. We are thinking of booking for next year but are concerned that the standards which have made this a No 1 Tripadvisor hoice, may slip? Views?
          14 February 2015|
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          Response from AkaFhk | Property representative |
          Hi Jackie. My name is Declan and I am part of the new ownership team; there is only two of us. I am here on a day to day basis as we felt it important that we have an active presence over here. So I am over here full time... More
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