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Gable Manor Guest House

4 Malherbe Street, Franschhoek 7690 South Africa
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Floors marked for social distancing
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
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Updated 07/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 07/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.


#43 of 90 B&Bs / Inns in Franschhoek

Welcome to Gable Manor Guest House, your Franschhoek “home away from home.” Gable Manor Guest House aims to make your visit as relaxing and enjoyable as possible, which is why so many guests continue to come back year after year.

While staying at Gable Manor Guest House, visitors can check out Dutch Reformed Church (0.3 mi), which is a popular Franschhoek attraction.

Guest rooms offer amenities such as a flat screen TV and air conditioning, and guests can go online with free wifi offered by the guest house.

The property also boasts a pool and free breakfast, to help make your stay more enjoyable. If you are driving to Gable Manor Guest House, free parking is available.

If you like steakhouses, Gable Manor Guest House is conveniently located near Village Grill and Butcher and The Hussar Grill Franschhoek.

Best of all, Gable Manor Guest House makes it easy to experience some great Franschhoek attractions like The Huguenot Memorial Monument, which is a popular .

Gable Manor Guest House puts the best of Franschhoek at your fingertips, making your stay both relaxing and enjoyable.

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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Bicycle rental
Airport transportation
Fax / photocopying
Outdoor pool
Car hire
Non-smoking hotel
Shared lounge / TV area
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
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Air conditioning
Flatscreen TV
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Non-smoking rooms
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Johnandpam103 wrote a review Feb 2020
Kendal, United Kingdom179 contributions79 helpful votes
This was our first stopover after leaving Cape Town. The guest house is fabulous and about a 10 minute walk into the centre of Franschhoek. The rooms were beautiful and very well appointed. It’s situated in a very quiet area, so you’re assured of a good nights sleep. We stayed for 3 nights and were made very welcome. The breakfast was fantastic and the staff are so friendly. Thoroughly recommend it, but if you have mobility problems you may be better trying to get a taxi back in the evening as it is part way up a hill.
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Date of stay: January 2020
MikeLeicester wrote a review Apr 2019
London, United Kingdom557 contributions212 helpful votes
Another Bed & Breakfast Guest House and received a pleasant welcome. Decent room with plenty of space and hangers. Breakfast was cooked whilst we waited and chef was very personable. Reception has an Honesty Bar and a number of aged magazines! Recommended a few restaurants and also advised to take a taxi both ways although we felt comfortable walking to one restaurant early one evening. The Taxi firm recommended were great.
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Date of stay: March 2019
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Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Mike wrote a review Mar 2019
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The staff at Gable Manor went out of their way to make us feel welcome and at home. We checked in late at night on a Friday and the owner offered to make us a meal not knowing we had already had dinner. Breakfasts are included and are fantastic. We had a flight back to London on Sunday that left Cape Town at 20:00 so we offered to pay for a late check out. They granted us the late check out but refused to accept any additional payment. Extremely comfortable accommodations, the Gable Manor is the only place that I would stay when I return to Franschhoek.
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Date of stay: March 2019
Trip type: Traveled as a couple
adipadi25 wrote a review Mar 2019
Birmingham, United Kingdom111 contributions27 helpful votes
Located 10mins walk off the main road through Franschhoek town centre and within 15min walks of the Wine Tram station. Within walking distance are some of the town's best restaurants as well as shopping amenities and pharmacy. Up the road and within 15min walking distance are the Chamonix and Dieu Donne wine yards. There is limited but available parking space to the rear of the property, with the ground floor containing a nice relaxing lounge area and access to the breakfast area as well as pool, sun decks and parking. Our room was located on the ground floor - king bed with TV (satellite TV so lots of channels) and a large bathroom with bath and overhead shower. Large walk in wardrobe area too! Accommodation was comfortable. Breakfast is served in a separate dining facility - cold breakfast options include cereals, cold meats, yoghurt and fruits. The hot breakfast was cooked to perfection and served piping hot with a friendly smile!
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Date of stay: February 2019
Trip type: Traveled as a couple
Aruba16 wrote a review Apr 2018
London, United Kingdom202 contributions133 helpful votes
Stayed here for two nights whilst travelling, the room was spacious and very clean, there is a small pool and loungers to sit out and relax, free parking, nice setting. Breakfast was excellent always cooked fresh and served hot. We were recommended to eat at the Roca restaurant and this was a really lovely place to watch the sun sets. An ideal spot to stay if in Franschhoek and just a 15 minute walk to the town with a great selection of restaurants.
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Date of stay: March 2018
Sleep Quality
Trip type: Traveled as a couple
Room Tip: Some face the pool with balcony, others are larger facing the quiet street
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$84 - $184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Frequently Asked Questions about Gable Manor Guest House
Which popular attractions are close to Gable Manor Guest House?
Nearby attractions include Franschhoek Pass (0.5 miles), Senechal-Senekal Art Gallery (0.6 miles), and Huguenot Fine Chocolates (0.4 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Gable Manor Guest House?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
What food & drink options are available at Gable Manor Guest House?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Gable Manor Guest House?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Gable Manor Guest House?
Conveniently located restaurants include La Petite Colombe, Le Coin Francais, and Protege Restaurant.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Gable Manor Guest House?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does Gable Manor Guest House have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Gable Manor Guest House offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Is Gable Manor Guest House located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.3 miles away from the center of Franschhoek.
Are any cleaning services offered at Gable Manor Guest House?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Are there any historical sites close to Gable Manor Guest House?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Boschendal (8.8 miles).