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Le Ballon Rouge

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Saronno, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It is a wonderful bed and breakfast colonial handled with taste and attention to detail. The very large and bright room with elegant furniture and a sitting area as disengagement. The large bathroom with double sinks . Courtesy of the owners and the atmosphere make it truly unique. Also ask for the tuk tuk service for visit the wine farm.... More 

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Holywood, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here 3 nights and thoroughly enjoyed our stay! The hotel is well located just a few minutes from the centre of Franschhoek. It has lovely and well equiped rooms. The included breakfast was also excellent!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sunny room within walking distance to all amenities. Breakfast was fabulous and people are very friendly. Did not have a charger and the manager went out of his way to find a charger. Good value for money. Would return.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very pleasant stay in Le Ballon Rouge near the town center and good restaurants. Affordable rooms and a nice breakfast. Only downside is that it is rather easy to spill water in the bathroom due to high pressure on the tap.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Guest House is perfectly situated in walking distance to everything. The rooms was perfect, you don't need anything more. The rooms was so well priced and then the massive breakfast that was also included. Only pitty is that they don't have the nice area with the fire open at nite for customers to chill for a late cup of... More 

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Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Le Ballon Rouge has a Great central location, with huge rooms and comfy beds - the bathroom is huge as well with toiletries provided and nice fluffy towels. There are Beautiful grounds. perfect breakfast.

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Pretoria, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Lovely Guest House, within walking distance to a variety of divine Restaurants, the Wine Tram, and Town.. and within 5 - 10min drive to loads of wine farms.. Includes a Continental and Cooked Breakfast, and a big warm Fire was going both mornings we had breakfast..

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

This was the prefect guest house for my wife and I to stay in, in Franschoek. From the happy and polite staff, to the very pleasant room and the delicious breakfast, we just loved the place and will be back.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

What a wonderful find, right in the centre of it all in fabled Franschhoek. My Chinese-themed room was glorious. The heated towel rail was just that added touch on cold Cape nights. The welcome from the staff was incredible and when my colleagues and I asked for a fire to keep us warm the logs were aflame in seconds in... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

I would thoroughly recommend this property - we only stayed one night but wanted another night. It is a 2 minute walk from the main road - check in was easy and quick - breakfast was divine, service and staff fabulous, great attention to detail. We will see you in a month for another great night - thank you.

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  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Le Ballon Rouge

Address: 7 Reservoir East Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
Price Range: $64 - $212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Le Ballon Rouge 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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