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30 Akademie Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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Sunny Lane
Ranked #36 of 55 Franschhoek B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
Cambridge, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the larger apartment for a week in March. We were very impressed with the space, comfort and tranquillity. The apartment is furnished to a high standard and the daily service was a bonus. The apartment is set in a pretty residential area but just 10 minutes walk from the centre of Franschhoek with all its restaurants and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at a Sunny Lane for two nights and can't recommend it highly enough. We had the smaller studio, but it was more than adequate for two of us and very nicely decorated. The kitchen was well stocked with pots, pans, cutlery etc and we loved the table and chairs on the terrace outside. The location is fabulous and,... More

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Grand Rapids, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Barbara was friendly and helpful. I stayed for 30 days. The location was the best. Short walk to the center of town. I loved having my morning coffee on the veranda after a great and comfortable sleep in a very comfortable bed. I stayed in the small unit which was equipped with all of the necessities for self catering. Plenty... More

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Barbara H, Owner at Sunny Lane, responded to this review

We enjoyed having Katherine to stay for a month and are so glad that she enjoyed her stay as well! Popcorn, our family cat, befriended Katherine and seemed to enjoy her company. However, if guests do not like Popcorn, it is quite easy to make him keep his distance. He does get the message! More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014 via mobile

Had the smaller apartment for 2 nights & really enjoyed our stay. Weather was very good so weren't in the apartment much, but slept well! Enjoyed relaxing round the pool after a day out & about. Short walk to the main road with excellent cafés and restaurants. Would definitely stay again & recommend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

My husband and I tried to book a stay at Sunny Lane in December two years ago, but the establishment was fully booked at the time. We're so glad we booked early enough this time round, as Sunny Lane really was the ideal place to stay in Franschhoek. We chose the smaller of the two apartments because we knew we'd... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

I spent a very pleasant 3 nights in Sunny Lane in December 2013 in the smaller of the two self catering rooms. It was simply equipped with everything I needed. Loved the small patio overlooking the garden and the company provided by the family cat. Barbara was friendly and helpful. 2 min walk to the centre of the village. Good... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

We choose one of the most dreadful weekend weather wise to go away for a weekend but the minute we arrived at Sunny Lane felt at home! We had a most comfortable stay with cosy under floor heating in the bedroom, comfy bed, hotel package DSTV in the lounge where my husband could enjoy watching sport and every other amenity... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

Highly recommended! Perfect accommodation, a culinary feast on your doorstep or if you want to, you can cook at home! Short pleasant walk to shops & restaurants. Underfloor heating in winter is great! Lovely little cottage and friendly cats! Will definitely book again at Sunny Lane next time we treat ourselves to a break in Franschhoek!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2013

What a little gem to find in wonderful Franschhoek - a charming little apartment in a beautiful situation, just a few minutes walk from the main street, well equipped and a swimming pool too. A perfect base for exploring the fabulous Western Cape and the winelands in particular. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay and hopefully will be back. Enjoyed the company... More

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Marlborough, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2012

Sunny Lane was a lovely well situated appartment in Franschhoek. Barbara was a very discreet but friendly owner, and being on holiday on my own, I felt safe, secure and very happy there. I had the larger of the two appartments which was huge for one person and had everything I needed, but the crowning glory was the lovely patio... More

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Additional Information about Sunny Lane

Also Known As:
Sunny Lane Hotel
Sunny Lane Hotel Franschhoek
Address: 30 Akademie Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #36 of 55 B&Bs / Inns in Franschhoek
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Sunny Lane consists of two elegant self-catering studios situated in the heart of Franschhoek, South Africa. Affordably priced, Sunny Lane has everything you need for a comfortable stay in the "food and wine capital" of South Africa. In winter, underfloor heating will keep you warm while you can cool down in our beautiful swimming pool in summer. The studios are fully equipped and also have satellite television and wi-fi. ... more   less 

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