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Residence Klein Oliphants Hoek

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   14 Akademie Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a weekend at Klein Oliphants Hoek, it was wonderful. We were welcomed, shown around by the friendly staff. Room was beautifully decorated, spacious, breakfast was delicious, bed comfortable and bedding clean and beautiful.

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights over New Years. The house is beautifully maintained inside and out, with a simply stunning garden with a breakfast terrace. The living room provides a great space to read or chat and the small bar area with a well stocked cellar of local wines and honesty bar is great for a nightcap. The breakfast was... More

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Cape Town, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We experienced a very friendly service from the staff, well positioned in a quiet environment, close to restaurants and other amenities, it is ideal for a quiet and intimate timeout with your partner. Linen was always kept fresh and clean, that I liked very much.

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent 2 nights for our mid-year anniversary weekend. We thoroughly enjoyed the tranquility, except for the 2nd night, there was a young girl booked in the room above us and she played with marbles on the floor til midnight! But that was not the hotels fault. Bad parenting. The breakfast was perfect. We've been to many breakfast places in... More

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We wanted a one night honeymoon getaway and this was beautiful. We stayed in the jacuzzi room. It was private and secluded and perfect. The only drawback was that it was a boiling hot day and the jacuzzi heating had been left on so it had to be drained and filled with cold water. They did that fairly quickly after... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

this hotel is delightful.The character of the building and the quality of the furnishings make this a truly pleasant place to stay. Staff were very welcoming and helpful, good breakfast. Very convenient location ,plenty of parking. If you visit this area I recommend that you stay at this hotel

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Rome, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights. The house and garden are lovely and the staff could not have been friendlier. We had a ground floor room which was very comfortable. The small decanter of port was a lovely touch. Breakfast was excellent. Freshly cooked to order and a range of fruit, cereal etc. I couldn't get Internet connection in the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

This was a perfect place to stay on our honeymoon. BEAUTIFUL and full of character with amazing rooms, and plenty of peace and quiet. Very romantic, and the service was superb, as were the food and drinks served! Its centrally located and has a lovely garden and pool.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

We enjoyed a couple of nights here in March as we toured South Africa. The location is just perfect - two streets off the main road in Franschhoek and an easy walk to a bunch of fantastic restaurants and shops. Our room on the first floor was spacious and well-kept, and the rest of the house is gorgeous, with comfy... More

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Seattle, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Klein Oliphants Hoek is a nice little B&B very close to the center of Franshoek (an _very_ easy walk). The setting was nice, but I was put off because there are not just cats outside, but within as well. I am extremely allergic to cats, and it would have helped me to know about them. Thankfully, our room was not... More

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Address: 14 Akademie Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
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Hotel Class:4 star — Residence Klein Oliphants Hoek 4*
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Located in a quiet position in the heart of the historic winelands village of Franschhoek, South Africa, Residence Klein Oliphants Hoek is the perfect place to relax after a day of wine-tasting, haute cuisine, mountain hiking or browsing antique shops and art galleries. At Klein Oliphants Hoek, history and a sophisticated modern life-style go hand in hand: the guesthouse is a renovated mission post & school,Built in 1888 and much of the antique and old-time chic has been kept. ... more   less 
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