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Basse Provence

4.0 of 5 P.O.Box 455, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Nelspruit, South Africa
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lovely clean and spacious accommodation. The breakfasts was really good and all the staff was so friendly and helpful. We enjoyed our stay. Definitely value for money! Very central accommodation very close to town almost in town. We recommend Basse Provence.

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South of England
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173 reviews 173 reviews
48 hotel reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A lovely little guest house. Our room had an entrance of its own and was delightful and very spacious. The staff were helpful and went out of their way booking cabs and making dinner reservations. Sherry and port were made available in the lounge and made a wonderful pre dinner apéritif. The guesthouse is 3km outside of Franschhoek and a... More 

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Sutton Coldfield
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very happy with our overnight stay here. Staff very friendly, helpful and genuinely welcoming. The manor house was really lovely and homely. We had Manor room 1 and I would highly recommend it, a very spacious room with a huge bathroom and a lovely bath tub to lie in and watch the stars. Generous amounts of tea and coffee, a... More 

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UK
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The very friendly domestic staff are the best thing about this place. All else is just below average for the area - small things incl only UHT milk, no olive oil (in an olive oil region?) Much better options out there. As regulars to Franschheok we would not return here.

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AndrewRoyHarris, Manager at Basse Provence, responded to this review

Good Day, Thank you for taking the time to let us know your thoughts on our guesthouse. We are very happy to hear you enjoyed our staff and they made you feel at home. I am sorry you did not enjoy the milk or lack of olive oil and it is something we will address immediately. Regards Andrew Harris More 

Polis
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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Spent two nights here as part of a 3 week trip in SA and our room was the most stunning of anywhere we stayed. We booked the Manor House 1 room and it was huge with a massive comfy bed, large dressing room space with fridge, separate his and hers bathroom with large tub and separate shower. Heidi the housekeeper... More 

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AndrewRoyHarris, Manager at Basse Provence, responded to this review

Dear Helen, Many thanks for the wonderful review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and managed to relax and recharge in the peaceful setting. I will pass on the compliments to Heidi and the rest of the team. We look forward to seeing you back here soon. Best Regards Andrew Harris More 

Holmfirth, United Kingdom
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121 reviews 121 reviews
97 hotel reviews
150 helpful votes 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Basse Provence is a sister establishment to the adjacent Rickety Bridge winery. It lies just back from the main road a few minutes from the centre of Franschhoek and provides relaxed and comfortable accommodation. Basse Provence provides good breakfasts and there are, of course, a huge range of interesting places to eat and drink in the near vicinity. We had... More 

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AndrewRoyHarris, Manager at Basse Provence, responded to this review

Good Afternoon, Thank you so much for the lovely review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay and the surrounding areas. We look forward to seeing you back to visit us in the near future. Best Regards Andrew Harris More 

Tintern, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Stayed here for two nights. Very pleasant and charming accommodation. We did have a loft room with some well place headknocking beams, but to some extent they add to the charms. Certainly the rooms were well kept, well appointed and clean and comfortable, with some views of the farm. It is but a short and pleasant walk to the rickety... More 

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AndrewRoyHarris, Manager at Basse Provence, responded to this review

Good Morning, Thank you very much for taking the time to post such a positive review. We enjoyed having you stay with us and are delighted to hear you had such a lovely time, enjoyed the rooms and wines and visited our sister, Rickety Bridge. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Best regards Andrew Harris More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Old Cape Dutch style manor house. Friendly reception, good breakfast. Great coffee. Quiet establishment. Room was spacious but low door to toilet was a challenge. Safe in room. DSTV selection good. Value for money.

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AndrewRoyHarris, Manager at Basse Provence, responded to this review

Good Morning, We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed the old world charm which our Cape Dutch home has to offer and are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the service and value for money. We pride ourselves in offering a home away from home experience and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Best... More 

Warrnambool, Australia
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66 reviews 66 reviews
20 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

A tradional winery house this was a delightful overnight stay. A thatched property on a vineyard with traditional furnishing. The clawfoot bath was so positioned under the skylight that you could lie back and watch the stars. Good facilities and great breakfast.

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AndrewRoyHarris, Manager at Basse Provence, responded to this review

Good Morning, It is great to hear that you enjoyed the old world charm of the historic Basse Provence and we are very happy to hear you took a moment to enjoy the stars from the bath, that is what holidays are all about aren't they. We look forward to seeing you in the near future. Best regards Andrew Harris More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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22 reviews 22 reviews
22 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We arrived in Franschoek with snow on the mountains on a cold and wet evening. We were delighted with the friendly reception and a warm glass of sherry on arrival. It got even better when we got to our room. It was warm and inviting. The room, bed and bathroom were huge. We were most comfortable. The communal lounge was... More 

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AndrewRoyHarris, Manager at Basse Provence, responded to this review

Dear Paul, Thank you for the kind review of your stay with us during such a cold snap. The snow brings a different kind of charm to Franschhoek and the lounge is a great place to warm up in front of the fire. We look forward to seeing you in the near future. Best Regards Andrew Harris More 

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Address: P.O.Box 455, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Basse Provence 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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