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Plumwood Inn

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   11 Cabriere Street | 11 Cabriere Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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Ranked #3 of 56 Franschhoek B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Caitlin B Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely Inn in the heart of franschoek. Christopher was incredibly welcoming and friendly. We thoroughly enjoyed the real fireplace in our room. I would recommend a second floor room for increased privacy on the very spacious deck/balcony.

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We've just returned from SA which included a lovely stay at the Plumwood Inn. This is an exquisite 'guesthouse', a title which doesn't do it justice. The rooms are wonderful and our favourite addition is the open fire which was very welcome during the cold day we had; it was just perfect sitting in front of the fire with a... More

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New York City, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I had an absolutely lovely 3 night stay here. The views from our second floor room were stunning, and the room itself was such a treat. The room was fully equipped (air con, heated floors, etc) to keep us very warm at night- something we found rare during our 3 week trip in SA in July! We... More

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San Diego, California
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

A comfortable and cosy inn in the heart of Franschoek. Lovely views of the mountains from the patio. Inn host was attentive to all our needs and the included breakfast was fresh and nicely prepared. A perfect location to the explore the wine country.

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We decided on the spur of the moment to go away for the weekend. It was my husband's birthday the next day and I wanted to make it special for him. I immediately went on to Tripadvisor because I trust their reviews, when I came across Plumwood Inn. Everyone gave such great reviews of this place, we just knew that... More

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San Francisco, California
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

My boyfriend and I stayed at Plumwood Inn this past June and were so happy we found this B&B. Since it was off-season, our room was a good value. It comes with a fully secure parking spot and a hearty breakfast. The pool and garden would be really nice to join in the sunny season. The rooms have a modern... More

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18 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We booked here becasue of the great trip advisor reviews and werent dissapointed. Our room was spacious with a lovely bathroom and fantastic shower. The hosts were always on hand with questions and couldnt have been more help with maps of the town - great suggestions on where to eat and where to book in advance. We also arranged for... More

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79 reviews 79 reviews
21 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

We staying here for three nights and I have go to say its a fabulous place to stay. We staying in the main house and our room had everything you needed and was very comfortable. Loved the honesty bar filled with lovely goodies. Our bathroom was beautiful and had a wonderful shower. The property is very well situated and sits... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014 via mobile

We stayed 4 nights in April. Weather was extremely hot so we made good use of the lovely pool. Air con and wifi worked very well and it's incredibly comfortable and we had a beautiful view from the balcony of our room. Breakfast was varied and delicious and the owners very helpful. We'd go back.

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Tzaneen, South Africa
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

This is a lovely place to stay, it is really central, we walked in and out of town everyday it was great not too have to drive to and from dinner in the evenings. The rooms are lovely and very clean, the service is excellent and the staff are a pleasure to deal with, my husband and I were upgraded... More

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Address: 11 Cabriere Street | 11 Cabriere Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
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Hotel Class:4 star — Plumwood Inn 4*
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Nestled between towering mountains, met with magnificent vineyards at the slopes, you’ll find the cosy yet romantic retreat of Plumwood Inn. Mornings on the terrace, with full-on alfresco breakfasts, introduces you to a day of adventure filled exploring of the nearby village centre, literally a two minute stroll from the guesthouse, set in a magnificent cosmopolitan atmosphere. Plumwood Inn – a winning formula of great location, comfortable accommodation and genuine hospitality. ... more   less 
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