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Rose Cottages

Verdun Farm | Verdun Road, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016

Rose Cottage is actually not a cottage but a wing of the main house. However it has a completely seperate existence. The views are to die for and the rooms are very large and airy. The owner was helpful when needed but unobtrusive when not. The rooms are serviced daily and the staff very friendly and obliging. Less than 5... More 

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Knysna, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

We stayed at The Stables for 3 nights. We had our own car and found it a perfect getaway. Only minutes from the town centre in a secluded area well away from the main road. The cottage was very quaint, clean and serviced daily. Beds very comfortable. The plunge pool was too cold, even in November. Wifi available free but... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

The photos really don't do the cottage or views from it justice. The garden stretches through vineyards to meet cloud covered mountains at the bottom. We stayed at the cottage. The rooms were lovely and we enjoyed the fire and bbq in the evenings. The only down side is that a taxi back from the town is a bit pricey.... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is the 3rd time we have stayed at Rose Cottages. This time we actually stayed in Rose Cottage as my husband and I travelled by ourselves this time. It was lovely. Joan and her staff looked after us so well the time just flew in. We could only get three nights - wish it could have been more. Will... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I stayed here with friends for 2 nights in August and I cannot fault a single thing about our stay. The location and view from the cottage was incredible. It was peaceful and relaxing. The beds were comfortable, the cottage itself was large and roomy. The owners were friendly and welcoming. Internet and phone reception was bad here......but honestly that... More 

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Thank Liztiz1
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We spent 3 nights in this comfortable and well appointed cottage. It had everything we needed, the fixtures and fittings were very luxurious. The cottage was in a very peaceful location, with stunning views of the vines and mountains. It was very convenient for Franshhoek, only 30 minutes if you fancy a walk. We wished we could have stayed longer!

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We had 3 nights at the cottage, and this is the perfect place to chill and explore the Fraschoek/ Stellenbosch area. Joan really made us feel at home. the cottage was well appointed, and had fantastic views of the vineyards and mountains. we didn't use the pool as it was a bit chilly, but must be a define palce in... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

We stayed 4 nights with kids at The Stables cottage. Joan our host was so friendly and helpful, we definetely felt at home. The cottage was clean, comfortable and well suitable for a family with small children. The mountain views are definetely a hit, on our last day, there was a rainbow over the mountain which was stunning. It was... More 

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Cologne, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Lovely Rose Cottages are situated in a very quiet, convenient (wineries, shops, galleries and restaurants less than 5 minutes by car) and beautiful corner of Franschhoek at Verdun Farm. Booking is quick, easy. There are many good reasons to choose this comfortable accommodation and the simple 45-50 minute journey from airport makes this a perfect first or last stop on... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014 via mobile

We stayed two nights in The Cottage, which is in fact one discrete part of the main building. The views from the verandah over the vineyards to the mountains are stupendous. We struggled to tear ourselves away from the sun loungers. Good spacious accommodation, adequately furnished and equipped. Excellent value for money. An easy 4 minute drive from Franshoek. Would... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The discerning traveller will find self-catering accommodation at Franschoek Rose Cottages, set amongst the vines and mountains of Franschhoek, yet we are only 2.5 km from the centre of the village. Each cottage is tastefully furnished in the French-Provencal style with an open plan lounge/dining area and well equipped kitchen. Each has a fireplace for those cold winter evenings and fans for the hot summer days. After a day of sightseeing or wine-tasting, you return to the tranquil setting of your cottage where you can relax and enjoy the spectacular views, take a dip in your own private pool, have a barbeque or go out to enjoy the gourmet delights of the restaurants for which Franschhoek is famous. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rose Cottages

Address: Verdun Farm | Verdun Road, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
Price Range: $90 - $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Rose Cottages 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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