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Rickety Bridge Country House

R45 | Main Road, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“wine tasting” (20 reviews)
“prawn curry” (2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
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Self-Serve Laundry
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and i have stayed in this area on several occasions and were most impressed with Rickety Bridge. The manor house is gorgeous, the staff first rate, and the room (aside from a rickety door knob) well appointed and modernized including under floor heating...More

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Response from CassieJR, Manager at Rickety Bridge Country HouseResponded 3 days ago

Good morning Thank you for such a lovely review of Rickety Bridge. I am delighted that you have enjoyed your time here on the estate. We very much look forward to your next visit! kind regards Cassie

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent 1 night in the honeymoon suite. The old manor house was incredible. Filled with all the comforts you want but with a hint of history. The room was perfect and the winery adjacent was top notch. Definitely worth the visit.

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Response from CassieJR, Manager at Rickety Bridge Country HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the review of Rickety bRidge Manor House. I am so happy that you enjoyed the stay with us and hope to see you again soon Regards Cassie

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an excellent break away for you and your family to visit beautiful Franschoek and get away for the City life. Quaint little place called Basse Provence outstanding service an lovely staff. Thank you for my short but sweet holiday.

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Response from CassieJR, Manager at Rickety Bridge Country HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Basse Provence is the sister property to Rickety Bridge and has that wonderful feel of days gone by. I am delighted you enjoyed your break with us and do hope to see you again soon. Kind regards Cassie

Reviewed May 21, 2017

Check in closes at 5pm so don't delay too long en route as we nearly did! There are no staff on duty in the evening so we were alone in the house which seemed rather unusual. However, a lovely housekeeper was there to cook breakfast...More

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Response from CassieJR, Manager at Rickety Bridge Country HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Good afternoon Thank you for taking the time to review our guesthouse. We do have a night porter and are able to make arrangements for the later arrivals for times when guests cant make the check in hours. I am however happy that you enjoyed...More

Reviewed May 15, 2017

Staying at the Manor House was brilliant, the rooms are beautiful and very well appointed and the house itself is lovely. The staff are very friendly and helpful, in fact couldn't do enough for us. The breakfasts are all freshly prepared and delicious. As a...More

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Response from CassieJR, Manager at Rickety Bridge Country HouseResponded May 16, 2017

Good afternoon Thank you for the wonderful review of Rickety bridge Manor house. I am delighted you have enjoyed the stay with us. It makes the staff extreamly proud when they recieve reviews such as these. I hope we see you again in the near...More

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About
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Amenities
  • Top amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Details
  • Price range
  • $135 - $305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Hotel class
  • Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
  • Suites ,
  • Family Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 3
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  • Location
  • South Africa >
  • Western Cape >
  • Franschhoek
  • Also Known As
  • Rickety Bridge Country House Hotel Franschhoek
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Kyle0112
April 30, 2015|
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Response from JanvanFranschhoek | Property representative |
Hi there. Children older than 12 are welcome at Rickety Bridge, which is small and intimate. At our sister property Basse Provence, we are able to accommodate children of all ages.
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555maver
February 14, 2015|
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Response from JanvanFranschhoek | Property representative |
Hi there, Rickety Bridge is 3km from the centre of Franschhoek. It is on the R45, on the right. look out for the large white sign board immediately after Basse Provence. Turn right and follow the road over the bridge, across... More
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"After the wine tram you wont care!!"
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"Good shared living area between the two rooms upstairs, so if you are 4 people travelling together this is a..."
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"Only three rooms: two on first floor with views"
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"The second floor room of the cottage was excellent and quiet."
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