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L'Auberge Chanteclair

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Middagkrans Road, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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L'Auberge Chanteclair
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Ranked #18 of 59 Franschhoek B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Frome, United Kingdom
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48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely location, views amazing and constantly changing. Very relaxing if travelling and moving a lot. Great to come back to after a long days wine tasting. Pool area very nice relaxing area. Breakfast was very good out on the terrace in the morning sun. A short taxi ride into town, expect you could walk if you really wanted to, we... More 

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london, england
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 via mobile

L'Auberge Chanteclair is wonderfully peaceful and yet hardly any distance from the hubbub of Franschhoek. Lovely gardens brimming with fruit trees, vines and olives make for quiet corners. An excellent breakfast and pleasant service make this place a winner.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Stayed here for just two nights but wished we could have stayed longer. The place is amazing, glorious views of the mountains, luxurious accommodation and so peaceful. Beautiful swimming pool and gardens. The hospitality was second to none - Bruce and Linda were so friendly and helpful. The breakfasts on the sun-drenched patio were wonderful too! We loved Franschhoek -... More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

This guesthouse is situated only 2 minutes drive from the town of Franschhoek where there are loads of amazing restaurants. Our room and shared stoepe looked over the most heavenly view which reminded me of the Lake District, high mountains and vineyards. The breakfast patio backed on to the vineyard where you could wander, and breakfasts were home from home,... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Stayed here of one night and wished it could have been much longer. Probably my favourite place in South Africa. The place is a little out of Franschhoek but this adds to it (10-15minute walk). The managers were very helpful and the breakfast was amazing on in the sunshine on the terrace. We stayed in the cottage with its one... More 

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Columbus,Ohio
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

This place is wonderful. Our only regret is we only stayed one night due to our schedule. The hosts were very accommodating and the views of the mountains and nearby vineyards was breathtaking. It is not within walking distance of downtown Franschhoek but worth the little drive from downtown. We had breakfast on the patio and everything was wonderful. Nice... More 

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Bern, Switzerland
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219 helpful votes 219 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

We know Chanteclair since a few years. We have also been there many times. The present managers, Linda & Bruce were of all, the absolute best. They have changed this place; made it very professional. They revamped the homepage that is now attractive and appealing. They are always here to help and give advice, always present at breakfast time to... More 

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Wirral
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87 reviews 87 reviews
15 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Having stayed in so many excellent guest houses on this trip, we found this one to be equally good but looking a bit tired. Our hosts were really helpful and friendly and their staff were good also. The setting is beautiful and we enjoyed eating out for breakfast on the verandah.

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Stavanger, Norway
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5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

A B&B in a beautiful setting with an energy that makes you relax and take a deep breath and really enjoy the surroundings. Stunning views on vineyards and mountains. Lovely managers. Beautiful al fresco breakfast. What's not to love? Highly recommend for a few days of unwinding in lovely Franschhoek.

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Abu Dhabi
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110 hotel reviews
164 helpful votes 164 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Our second visit to charming Chanteclair. What makes this place stand out from the many excellent places to stay in Franschhoek are 2 things - the fantastic hosts, Linda & Bruce & all their lovely staff and the incredible views - possibly the very best in the valley. The accommodation is charming rather than luxurious - it could be made... More 

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