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The Last Word Franschhoek

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
USD 315*
USD 295*
USD 315*
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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Well located on the main road in Franschoek within walking distance of shops and restaurants. Very friendly staff, nice breakfast, air conditioned and well stocked rooms. Not quite five star - staff are not always available - but access to good hotel facilities. Maybe a little attention to detail missing?

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Reviewed 20 March 2017

We travelled to Franschhoek in August for our wedding anniversary where we were fortunate enough to find this absolute gem! Tucked away just off the main road, it is a well maintained and definitely well-thought out hotel. If memory serves it is a Hugenot home that has been lovingly refurbished into this beautiful boutique hotel. The rooms are unbelievable! Spacious...

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Thank you for this wonderful review, we always appreciate getting such lovely feedback. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Bromley
Reviewed 19 March 2017

I think I've run out of superlatives about this wonderful small hotel and its staff. In fact when we couldn't get a room last year(we booked too late) we popped in and asked for assistance and they were so helpful. We had as usual a lovely room. Conrad and Franklin were still there to welcome us. We had booked an...

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Thank you for taking the time to give us such wonderful feedback. We look forward to seeing you again next year!

Franschhoek
Reviewed 18 March 2017

In the middle of town yet an oasis of calm , the room we had was spacious - probably the biggest room I have ever stayed in! Bed was very comfortable. Staff were very efficient and friendly. I would definitely stay there again.

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 March 2017

This hotel is aptly named, as it is the last word in luxury and hospitality. From the moment we entered the hotel, nothing was too much trouble, we were made to feel 'at home'. As we had arrived during the day, they had provisionally booked an evening meal at a few places which if we wanted we could choose one....

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We arrived later than expected and Conrad had been concerned enough to try and contact us. We were settled in quickly dismissing check in until the following morning so we could go out to eat, in a fabulous restaurant Conrad recommended. Our room was amazing, spacious, chic, decorated very stylishly with a sitting area, huge bed and the largest shower/bathroom...

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Holmfirth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Having stayed in the sister hotel in Constantia this hotel was just as good, country house elegance, with large bedrooms/suites very comfortable large bed with crisp white bed linen. On arrival Franklin couldn't have been more helpful with a friendly efficient manner. The hotel is within walking distance to all amenities.

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Cambridge
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Stayed her for 3 nights just wanted to stay longer, from the moment we walked in we were made to feel so welcome and nothing was too much trouble at any time. The room was lovely with our own pool, Franklin made sure everything was perfect for us, service was second to none. Would definitely go again.

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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We're here with 2 other couples. I has a "pool room" i.e. Their own private pool and a magnificent room. We have an "ordinary" room that is quite magnificent. Luckily for us our room opens onto the residents pool and we have our own "private" conservatory and patio. Tonight when we got back we found individual creme brûlée's on the...

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scotland
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Absolutely faultless from start to sadly end from franklin and conran with their efficient and friendly service to the ladies behind the scene a huge thank you from us at the beginning of a South African holiday . Do stay here you will love it and love the extra touches which elevate this hotel absolutely loved it

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Last Word Franschhoek is an exclusive five star historic residence in the heart of Franschhoek village, the gourmet capital of South Africa. It’s only a minute’s walk from the many excellent award-winning restaurants and numerous character-filled boutique style shops and galleries. Beautifully restored in the Cape Huguenot tradition, this 5 star boutique hotel has been designed with sumptuous home comforts creating an elegant, sophisticated interior with a handsome mixture of classic and contemporary furnishings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Last Word Franschhoek

Address: 68 Hugenote Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
Price Range: $337 - $758 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Last Word Franschhoek 5*
Number of rooms: 6
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Also Known As:
The Last Word Franschhoek Hotel Franschhoek
The Hotel Franschhoek
Franschhoek The Hotel
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Franschhoek
#3 Luxury Hotel in Franschhoek
#6 Family Hotel in Franschhoek
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“Superior deluxe room”
robk28, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are amazing!”
  • Wine, snacks & flowers waiting for us daily
  • Everything you might want-coffee, tea, cookies, the works
  • GORGEOUS and spacious room
  • Extremely comfortable King Size bed with our welcome note on it
  • Little yellow flowers all over the bathroom-great touch!
  • Snacks (apples) and a
TheVillaHermosaCR, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms gorgeous”
sbaileyBromley, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms appear excellent”
SRFlyer, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All are in a class of their own”
seniorsurferscotland, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
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