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    Residence Klein Oliphants Hoek

    14 Akademie Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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    • Excellent61%
    • Very good26%
    • Average8%
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    • Terrible3%
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    “jacuzzi room” (8 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 216 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    The blatant rudeness and sarcasm of the woman who answered the phone at this hotel, is the reason that I didn't get to make a booking. Its a shame, as the quaintness really appealed to me, but I believe that everything happens for a reason...More

    Thank aarjay
    Response from KleinOliphantsHoek, General Manager at Residence Klein Oliphants HoekResponded 3 days ago

    This alleged client did call twice yes, and asked a huge amount of questions both times, being the same questions, claiming to be from Australia and needing a booking 27th & 28th December, for which we had one room open at the time. I emphasized...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This centrally situated boutique hotel is the ideal place to stay whilst enjoying all that the Franschhoek valley has to offer. It's just a stone's throw away from the main thoroughfare which has a variety of shops and restaurants to visit at leisure. Sitting on...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had a most enjoyable stay in the Hotel. The staff were extremely helpful and friendly. The breakfast was very good. The room was clean and fine. All the staff were extremely helpful. We would recommend the hotel to others.

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    Response from KleinOliphantsHoek, General Manager at Residence Klein Oliphants HoekResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you so much for the review.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Well situated, a block away from the main street in Franschoek. Our room was large and the bath had both a shower and tub. Breakfast was good, but somewhat disorganized as we had to eat early to get out for a day trip. Staff very...More

    Thank radabe
    Response from KleinOliphantsHoek, General Manager at Residence Klein Oliphants HoekResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for the lovely review.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The hotel can do with some upgrading in terms of décor. Although I can appreciate that the owners want to preserve the old world charm, but the grey raw floors and very dated décor in the rooms doesn't quite live up to what you expect...More

    1  Thank Carmen P
    Response from KleinOliphantsHoek, General Manager at Residence Klein Oliphants HoekResponded 1 week ago

    We appreciate your feedback with regards to the decor. We are currently in the process of upgrading the residence, quite a considerable task given that is was built in 1888, this has been undertaken room by room and then all public areas. Recently this month...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • US$122 - US$243 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    Room Tips
    "Room 1 is large with great bathroom. Small outdoor patio."
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    "Its best to choose the luxury cottage which has its own slash pool or one of the upstairs bedrooms"
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    "Some ground floor rooms have their own private patio and pool."
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    "Check out each room as they all have different charms"
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