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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 56 Franschhoek B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mannymia Johannesburg, South Africa
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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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 3 weeks ago

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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Singapore, Singapore
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62 reviews 62 reviews
16 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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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71 reviews 71 reviews
44 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 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
27 helpful votes 27 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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132 reviews 132 reviews
114 hotel reviews
163 helpful votes 163 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
24 helpful votes 24 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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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Had an "apartment" in the garden. Very comfortable and in an excellent position for central Franschhoek. We were made to feel very welcome and wished we could have stayed longer. Sharon was very helpful recommending where to eat etc.

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IPSWICH
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36 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

This was the last night of our 2 week stay in South Africa before flying back to the UK from Cape Town. It is situated in a quiet road that is parallel to the main road, which has many shops & restaurants. It is only about a 3 min. walk to the main street. The host is very welcoming &... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Franschhoek is absolutely beautiful! Spotless and very comfortable accommodation. Sharan a very friendly host. Great breakfast! Little Smiley the dog is a delight- I wanted to take him home :)! 1-2 min walk into the Main Street. Great base for our 3 day wine tour! Thank you so much much! We will return!!

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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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