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Excelsior Road, Franschhoek 7690 South Africa See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
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All reviews cafe bon bon cafe bonbon the cottages dog lovers heated bathroom floors stunning views of the mountains magical place olive groves peaceful retreat attention to detail cape town very special place living area swimming pool wine farm stayed here for nights a wonderful stay
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is certainly one of the best places we have ever stayed at. We had a suite. Or really a house at this beautiful fruit and wine farm in Franschhoek. Breakfast was excellent. Lovely located in the garden. Our suite faced the fruit plantation and...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank jespere299
Response from LPDReception, Manager at La Petite DauphineResponded 1 week ago

Dear jespere299 Thank you so very much for your kind words and review on this platform, we truly enjoy that when our guests leave behind such kind words, this enables us to keep providing excellent service and even bettering our offerings day by day. You...More

Reviewed December 3, 2018

The villa's where amazing and big set in a very tranquil and beautiful setting. Villa's are cleaned daily. The gardens very relaxing and the food at the restaurant was outstanding. I would highly recommend to stay here, you will love it.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank pilgrimage13
Response from LaPetiteDauphine, General Manager at La Petite DauphineResponded December 4, 2018

Dear Pilgrimage13 We truly appreciate your esteemed recommendation. It was only our pleasure to have and to host you and could only hope that we could do so in the near future. Kind Regards

Reviewed November 30, 2018 via mobile

Our family and extended family stayed at La Petite Dauphine for a week this November to celebrate my husband’s birthday. Louis Mathee and Gert Gertzen have created an absolutely magical place in La Petite Dauphine. It has been our privilege to see it grow ever...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank kerryjonker
Response from Jean-PierreFourie, Manager at La Petite DauphineResponded December 4, 2018

Dear kerryjonker Your review is not the easiest to read, not for all the kind and wonderful words that it imparts on this platform, but because we always tell ourselves to strive for perfection but also that perfection is not obtainable. We use this to...More

Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

La petite Dauphine is so comfortable we did not want to leave! The room is beautifully decorated with amazing linen and a lovely bathroom, while the location is similarly superb - just outside Franshhoek in the midst of wine and olive groves.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank hughandrew
Reviewed October 30, 2018

If you are looking for a peaceful retreat, come here! We stayed in the most picturesque cottage (suite 7), with stunning views of the mountains and orchards. It was beautifully furnished and incredibly comfortable. Getting into town was easy as they were happy to arrange...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Kathryn J
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La Petite Dauphine is a picturesque estate set among vineyards, olive groves and fruit orchards. The historic working fruit and wine farm has superior accommodation on offer. An archway formed by More cypresses, white roses and agapanthus lines the long driveway and leads to manicured lawns and garden beds bursting with colour and fragrance. The Nine Suites are superbly decorated with views over dams, sun kissed orchards, vineyards and the breathtaking Franschhoek mountains. Guests will be pampered with soft gowns and fluffy towels, other amenities are also provided to make the stay truly comfortable. Suites are climate controlled, with under tile heating, heated towel and wood burning fireplaces for chilly winter nights. Addiitional features include complimentary WiFi, Nespresso Coffee Makers and Blu Ray DVD machines. Breakfasts are served at the Café BonBon, a 200 year-old restored wine cellar, set amongst old oak trees. The Cafe is also open for lunch and intimate dinners on selected evenings with a menu featuring seasonal ingredients. The Studio at La Petite Dauphine is the perfect location for intimate weddings the farm is able to host.Veruska's Wine Bar at La Petite Dauphine exudes a relaxed rustic ambience within exposed brick walls and offers exlusive wine tastings for neighbouring Haut Espoir Wines estate. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Concierge
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
$294 - $757 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
$294 - $757 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
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Dining (17)
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Room Tips
"Suite near the pool is lovely"
pilgrimage13
Dec 3, 2018
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"We stayed in cottage number 1, which was next to the pond. Could not fault room"
KathyMare
Sep 26, 2018
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"If you can afford it book suite 7."
Kazakabee
Feb 28, 2018
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"If you want a room nearer the main building request rooms 1 - 6."
christopherhunt235
Feb 13, 2017
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