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Akademie Street Boutique Hotel

5 Akademie Street, Franschhoek 7690 South Africa
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Number of rooms: 9 suites. Akademie Street Boutique Hotel in Franschhoek offers luxury five star accommodation in five unique buildings all situated on the same beautiful property in a quiet area of the village in the heart of the Cape wine lands. There are four swimming pools and four gardens. This hotel is in a quiet area within easy walking distance to the restaurants. - Owner Managed
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
Breakfast Available
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Minibar
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HOTEL STYLE
Centrally Located
Quaint
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had high expectations from the great reviews and numerous accolades won over the years but even so, our stay exceeded even those lofty expectations. Firstly, from an interior design perspective , even the worlds best would have been proud. I couldn’t have designed the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank bernstonejake
Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded yesterday

Hi bernstonejake, thank you so much for such a lovely review and we are delighted that you enjoyed Franschhoek and in deed your time with us, on Akademie Street! It was so enjoyable having you both here and we really hope to see you back...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Akademie Street truly is a home from home - a haven in a beautiful setting. My husband and I travel often and always prefer to stay in boutique hotels...this one topped the charts! The location is perfect for being able to walk everywhere but is...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank PandRTravels
Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hello PandRTravels, thank you for taking the time to pen such a kind & generous review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us & hopefully, we will see you both back some day on Akademie Street - perhaps even staying longer next...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spend 2 nights, it was a great stay. The staff were excellent. Great location. A boutique hotel with a small details make it a unique experience. The breakfast was delicious and well served. Would visit franschhoek again only to stay in this hotel.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Abdulrahman A
Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hi Abdulrahman A, thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us & hope to see you both back some day. Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie Team.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Only three days there but it felt very much like we were home - Well the one in my dreams with fantastic, welcoming management and staff, set in a beautiful location. There are so many lovely touches around the place to look at and enjoy,...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank IvanFD
Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

Go raibh míle maith agat IvanFD! Thank you for such kind words and a lovely review AND for using some Irish!! We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us & really hope that you will return some day! Paul, Declan & the Akademie...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've stayed in many boutique accommodations but this place tops them all. All aspects of our stay were perfect; my only regret is that we did not stay there longer. Breakfast in the Orangery was a unique and most enjoyable experience.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Brian S
Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Brian S, thank you for such lovely words and hopefully we will see you back on Akademie Street - perhaps staying with us for even longer!! Many thanks! Declan & the Akademie Team.

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victoriandinda
22 June 2018|
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Response from AkaFhk | Property representative |
Hi, I trust you are well & thank you for your interest in Akademie St. Boutique Hotel. Our offer here is one of Bed & Breakfast only - we do not have a restaurant nor a bar, so sadly, we would not be able to provide you... More
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redstone1365
13 February 2018|
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Response from AkaFhk | Property representative |
Hi there & thanks for your inquiry. Firstly, as regards us, at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel, we are actually closed for June & July for essential repairs & maintenance. Sorry about that! As I am sure you are aware, the... More
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12 October 2017|
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Response from AkaFhk | Property representative |
Hi Michelle, It's Declan here from Akademie Street. Thanks for your enquiry. Hopefully, you will get some independent answers to your query, but let me just outline a few of the differences between Gelatenheid A & B. Both... More
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Room Tips
"We had the lower floor as our accommodation with a plunge pool and private hot tub."
briansV5953CN
3 weeks ago
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"All the rooms are exceptional"
MrCreosote1
1 Nov 2018
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"Spend the extra money and stay in one of the new rooms."
sealcoater
27 Oct 2018
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"Would not think there are any bad rooms"
buffalobob6
25 Oct 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$409 - US$718 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaWestern CapeFranschhoek
NUMBER OF ROOMS
9
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