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Akademie Street Boutique Hotel

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  • Excellent96%
  • Very good2%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Suites
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is the place where the TripAdvisor rating scale isn't high enough to rate our experience. The customer service provided by Declan and his team was nonpareil, from check-in to checkout. The rooms were gorgeous and spacious with lots of amenities. The pre- and post-dinner...More

Thank ChrisDC2014
Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded 3 days ago

Hui ChrisDC2014, thank you so much for such a kind & generous review! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your time with us & hopefully we'll see you back on Akademie Street very soon! Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie Team.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Didnt really know what to expect as our trip was booked by a travel agent, so we were very pleasantly surprised by he service and accommodations. We had a 2 bedroom cottage with plunge pool, hottubes, and direct access to the street. Breakfast was great,...More

Thank FAA1996
Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi FAA1996, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a kind & generous review. We are delighted that you were pleasantly surprised with your stay with us and hopefully we may get to see you again on Akademie Street. Kind Regards,...More

Reviewed June 10, 2018

As you scroll through the consistent 5* reviews, you'll understand why people return time and time again. We were two couples travelling together and stayed in the Oortuiging Suites for 2 nights. While there we discovered that it was not only the important yet basic...More

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Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded June 11, 2018

Hi gateway889, thank you so much for taking the time to write such a generous & kind review - you really have made everyone's day (especially mine) here on Akademie Street. We really enjoyed playing host to you & your friends and hope to see...More

Reviewed June 3, 2018

My husband and I concluded our 2 week trip to South Africa in Franschhoek at the end of May. Staying at Akademie Street was a real treat. Prior to our stay, we were informed that the room we had reserved was being renovated so we...More

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Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded June 3, 2018

Hi jessb5632017, thank you so much for such a lovely review. It's great for us to know that guests really enjoyed their time with us and hopefully next time, you may be able to stay longer!! Kind Regards, Declan & the Akademie Team.

Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

The property is located on a quiet street not far from the Main Street. The rooms are designed beautifully. The breakfast is amazing! The owner was there during our visit and personally greeted all of us. The staff was great, especially Decklin who greeted you...More

Thank kimkim1025
Response from AkaFhk, Manager at Akademie Street Boutique HotelResponded June 2, 2018

Hi kimkim1025, thank you so much for taking the time to write such a kind & generous review - we appreciate it greatly! We are delighted that you all enjoyed your time with us and in Franschhoek & hopefully, we'll get to see you again...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
$313 - $641 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Franschhoek
#1 Romantic Hotel in Franschhoek
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$313 - $641 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Franschhoek
#1 Romantic Hotel in Franschhoek
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveler (452)
Room & Suite (181)
Dining (40)
Pool & Beach (35)
Family and Play Areas (7)
Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
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victoriandinda
June 22, 2018|
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Response from AkaFhk | Property representative |
Hi, I trust you are well & thank you for your interest in Akademie St. Boutique Hotel. Our offer here is one of Bed & Breakfast only - we do not have a restaurant nor a bar, so sadly, we would not be able to provide you... More
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redstone1365
February 13, 2018|
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Response from AkaFhk | Property representative |
Hi there & thanks for your inquiry. Firstly, as regards us, at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel, we are actually closed for June & July for essential repairs & maintenance. Sorry about that! As I am sure you are aware, the... More
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October 11, 2017|
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Response from AkaFhk | Property representative |
Hi Michelle, It's Declan here from Akademie Street. Thanks for your enquiry. Hopefully, you will get some independent answers to your query, but let me just outline a few of the differences between Gelatenheid A & B. Both... More
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"Get a wood stove and a hot tub."
ChrisDC2014
2 million years ago
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"They're all good! The Oortuiging Suites are attached by a centre living area- great for couples..."
gateway889
2 million years ago
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"Take your pick and revel in your choice."
davidcP8140HY
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"All rooms are amazing with all the details!"
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