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Protea Hotel Franschhoek

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   33 Huguenot Road, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Mtubatuba, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is ideally situated in the main street and with very easy walking distance of the restaurants and shops, which is very convenient after a long day of wine tasting !! We stayed for 2 nights and found the staff to be very friendly and helpful and the service was excellent. The room was very comfortable, spacious and clean... More

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North Yorkshire
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We didn't realise when we drove from Hermanus to franscchhoek that we would be driving through mountains to get there...the views are truly spectacular and franscchhoek is nestled in the valley...we were greeted by loads of baboons all over the road as we came into town...although we were very early....11am.....our junior suite was ready and we dropped our luggage and... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Admittedly we spent very little time at the hotel, as we were on a bit of a wine drinking razzle, but I found the service to be good, with quick responses when requesting things like laundry collections etc. The hotel itself though is very dated, considering that it has a 4 star rating, and could do with a bit of... More

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cape town
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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We stayed over for 2 nights part of a conference group. Staff very friendly and helpful. Room very spacious and comfortable but decor outdated to international standards. Bathroom very spacious with a separate bath and shower. Hotel walking distance to shops. Aircon in room very noisy.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Great 1 night getaway from cape town either with the wife or with the whole family. The rooms were very spacious and the view of the pool made for excellent relaxation. Since the hotel is in the town, there are a number of shops within walking distance to explore. We enjoyed the breakfast, watching the hustle and bustle of tourists... More

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014 via mobile

Recently stayed over here as part of an extended tour of Overberg and was enormously impressed with friendly responsive service of both Receptionist front desk as well as Restuarant staff. The Hotel is ideally situated with beautiful views and especially Breakfast was scrumptious providing great selection and value.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We arrived Friday afternoon and were greeted by very friendly staff. Quickly and effortlessly we were assisted and giving our Hotel key and off to the room we went. Stunning room! Clean and very neat. The staff at the bar were super friendly and nice. Had a lovely cocktail and felt so at home and comfortable in the lounge. The... More

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We just love Franschoek. All our trips to the Cape includes a trip to this beautiful town. The Protea is in a good location. Walking distance to everything there is to see. Everything in the hotel was fine. Well decorated room and big bathroom. Everything is clean. Beautiful settings around the pool area, where a sumptuous breakfast was served. Staff... More

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London
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76 reviews 76 reviews
76 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Trying to get a last minute weekend booking in Franschhoek is difficult, and we were lucky that the Protea had a room – every other hotel and B&B we’d tried were fully booked. Everything about our stay was fine; the staff were good, the room clean and comfortable, there was a decent bathroom, etc. But the whole place is like... More

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Sussex
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25 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

We stayed 2 nights here at the start of a Saga tour. Excellent sized,nicely decorated room and well equipped bathroom with large walk in shower as well as a large bath.Breakfast taken outside on the pleasant terrace by the pool. Plenty of choice of hot and cold food. Dinner was taken in the small dining room and was nicely cooked... More

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Errard, Manager at Protea Hotel Franschhoek, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words and we are pleased that you enjoyed your visit to Franschhoek and our Hotel. Kind Regards Errard More

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Address: 33 Huguenot Road, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Protea Hotel Franschhoek 4*
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