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L'Auberge Chanteclair

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Middagkrans Road, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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Ranked #15 of 58 Franschhoek B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent welcome on arrival. Beautiful room. Lovely log fire burning when we arrived back from eating out in the evening and a terrific night security guard to greet us on return. Breakfast was taken out on the terrace looking out over the vineyards............perfect.

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Millom, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A delightful place to stay on the edge of the lovely little town of Franschhoek. Hosts Linda and Bruce (and Jack the labrador) made us feel as if they were welcoming us into their own home. Quiet, peaceful grounds, compete with lake and swimming pool, and vineyard to wander in, all topped off with the most beautiful views. We would... More 

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New York, New York, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

While we loved the spot of the Auberge and the managers' hospitality, the value for money for the guest house was not where (in our minds) it would need to be. The guesthouse interior is beginning to feel outdated, our bed was not old and not that comfortable, and breakfast was fine yet not up to standard for the price... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We really enjoyed staying at this hotel. Linda and Bruce made excellent hosts, and the night security man was very helpful. He had a log fire on the go for us just minutes before we returned from the restaurant. The breakfast was very good, taken outside on the verandah, overlooking the vineyards. The whole area is stunning, plenty of red... More 

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Cookham Dean, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We had a superb room with a great view. Wonderful facilities, superb hosts and staff. Good breakfast. We couldn't have asked for more. Highly recommended. Good for visiting vineyards and do dine at them in the evenings.

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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Chanteclair is set in a stunning location against a backdrop of vineyards & mountains. It is one of the most picturesque places I have ever stayed in the world and I found myself reaching for my camera everytime I walked around the property grounds, which include a small lake, swimming pool & sun lounger area, woods, vineyards and an orchard... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

We spent the first 2 nights of our honeymoon here and it was beautiful. After 24 hours of travelling we were gagging for a massage when we arrived and Bruce had it arranged almost instantly. Lovely breakfast, views and cracking helpful hosts.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

We stayed for just one night at the end of a big road trip around the Cape, garden route and Karoo and it was simply blissful. The biggest plus was the welcome from the managers, Linda and Bruce, who were just so warm and welcoming and from the ever friendly night security guard, John. It was a cool autumn evening... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

L'Auberge Chanteclair is situated on the edge of the beautiful town of Franschhoek in the Cape Winelands. There are a great many beautiful guest houses in and around the town but, from our experience, it would be difficult to beat this one. It is located on a small vine growing estate and, as we found from the complimentary glass on... More 

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Address: Middagkrans Road, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — L'Auberge Chanteclair 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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