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The Coach House

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   5 Dirkie Uys Steet | Southern Suburbs, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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Ranked #14 of 57 Franschhoek B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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51 reviews 51 reviews
16 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I travelled out to Franschhoek for a couple of days during a trip to Cape Town. We booked online on the day and given how reasonable the price was, we were blown away by the quality of the room and feel of the place. Charles welcomed us to Garden Room 2, and Sharon couldn't do enough to... More

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32 reviews 32 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here over night before a wedding. Was a great place to say. Owner very friendly and helpful! The rooms were perfect size, and neat and clean. Breakfast was good too. I would definitely stay there again and the price was great too. Within walking distance of the main road and restaurants in Franschoek.

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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61 reviews 61 reviews
14 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

What a beautiful well appointed guest house in the heart of Franschoek. Walk to restaurants and tourist spots. Rooms are well decorated and bathrooms stunning. The owners are friendly and knowledgeable about the town. Breakfast was an absolute delight with fresh well presented food.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Stopped in Franshoek for a late lunch and decided to stay the night. Without any reservations the coach house was very accommodating and took our reservation on late notice. They even welcomed us with a glass of red. Well looked after, nice rooms and friendly efficient service. Can recommend this place for a good night stay.

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Durban, South Africa
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70 reviews 70 reviews
18 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

We just stayed 1 night at the Coach House but it was lovely depsite a few hiccups. Sharon is a warm host & we had a pleasant stay. All the rooms are well appointed & the breakfast was delicious, Sharon even went out of her way to buy vegetarian sausages for us!

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We stayed 2 nights in June (cold & rainy) and Sharon ensured we walked into lovely warm bedrooms: Garden Room 1 (Sharon arranged twin beds in this room for Grandfather & Grandson) and Garden Room 2 (Queen for my husband & myself). Each of these have a lovely little private patio with table and chairs looking onto the garden. Although... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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76 reviews 76 reviews
45 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014 via mobile

Best location in Franschhoek--walking distance to all in-town restaurants. Sharon and Charlie are great and gracious hosts and we bonded with them immediately, despite showing up without any reservations. Their recommendations for restaurants and things to do were 'spot on'. The room was quiet,large and nicely furnished with a very comfortable king sized bed. It had its own patio seating... More

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Sharon S, Owner at The Coach House, responded to this review

Dear Marcia & Robert Thank you kindly ever so much for your wonderful review. It was an absolute pleasure to have you stay with us and I do hope it was not the last. Take care and all the best Sharon & Charlie More

Henley in Arden
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45 reviews 45 reviews
14 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

The location of this guesthouse is great. Just off the main street, at the monument end of town. A short walk to everything you need. The owners Sharon and Charles are very friendly and made sure our stay was comfortable. The rooms were clean and comfortable. A great base to visit the vineyards. We had a couple of small niggles...They... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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133 reviews 133 reviews
115 hotel reviews
166 helpful votes 166 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

After much research on accommodation in Franschhoek, we chose The Coach House. What a delightful, small guest house. We booked directly and selected a garden room with a king size bed and wonderful linens. The room is comfortable, not cramped, and contains two comfy chairs and a table plus dressing table and armoire with a flat screen above. Everything is... More

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IlkleyWYorksEngland
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57 reviews 57 reviews
37 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

We so look forward to our stay at The Coach House at the end of our 6 week tour of South Africa each year. It is one of the best guest houses we stay in on our trip. Sharon and Charlie are so welcoming and nothing is too much for them to make our stay a wonderful one. Their guest... More

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Address: 5 Dirkie Uys Steet | Southern Suburbs, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — The Coach House 4*
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