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The Coach House
Ranked #34 of 64 Franschhoek B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed February 16, 2013

What a fantastic place to stay. The room was spotless and well furnished, opening on to the back garden and swimming pool. It is located only a few minutes walk from the main village which has quaint little shops and restaurants. We would also recommend the wine tour by tram which you pick up in the village. Sharon and Charles were wonderful hosts and made our stay one to remember and would certainly love to return.

  • Stayed: January 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed February 13, 2013

This is the perfect place to stay while in Franschhoek, central location, rooms are spacious , very clean and the pool/garden is wonderful. Sharon and Charles are wonderful hosts and breakfasts are excellent. This was our 2nd visit and while we stayed here our mum celebrated her 80th Birthday, to mum's and our surprise Sharon brought gave mum a bottle of Pink Champange.. what a wonderful gesture!!

  • Stayed: January 2013, traveled with family
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Reviewed February 11, 2013

Sharon is an excellent hostess - very friendly, warm and welcoming and immediately marched off to return a few seconds later with a complimentary bottle of the finest bubbly from the region when she heard we had just got married.
by default of booking so late, i think we ended up with the best room in the house - No 7 - with the huge balcony overlooking the pool and sunny garden.
the beds were super comfy and the cooked breakfast the next morning was excellent washed down with plentiful freshly made coffee.
We cant wait to stay there again and are recommending this super little place to all our friends!
Its a few mins walk from the centre of Franschoek but sits on a quiet street 50m away from the Huguenot memorial.

Room Tip: we didnt see the garden rooms but had access to rooms 6 & 7 both of which were super. We liked r...
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  • Stayed: February 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed February 10, 2013

Thank you to the lovely hostess at this guest house. We have visited three times now and each time enjoy it. This time we had an upstairs room with a deck of its own and lovely views of the mountains. Didn't get to use the pool this time as the weather was a bit cool. Breakfast was lovely and they even made me a pancake especially. Recommend.

Room Tip: The upstairs unit with its own balcony is the best room.
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  • Stayed: January 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed February 6, 2013

I can't fault The Coach House, this being the 3rd time we've stayed. It's a very peaceful and quiet location, with good sized rooms, and Sharon can't do enough, booking restaurants, and offering advise on things to do.

We always get a warm welcome, and Sharon had a cold beer in my hand 5 minutes after arriving - excellent.

We'd misplaced a piece of travel documentation, and Sharon let us use her office PC to go online and print off another copy.

I've recommended the Coach House to friends in the past, will continue to do so, and being a return customer speaks volumes.

  • Stayed: February 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed January 31, 2013

Spent 2 nights. What a great place this is, with lovely friendly people, owners & staff, who can't do enough for you. Large very comfortable modern rooms with great shower/bathroom, well stocked fridge.
Very handy for town centre 3 min walk but quiet at night. Beautiful garden with pool and sun loungers. Breakfast fantastic all you could want, cooked the way you want it.
Very relaxed felt at home. wanted to stay another night later in the holiday turned up on spec but full, so Sharon called some other guest houses to find us a bed for the night.
Would always want to stay here if in Franschhoek again.

  • Stayed: January 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed January 23, 2013

Sharon and Charlie are excellent hosts, making everyone very welcome. The rooms are comfortable. In a lovely position near the town but also quiet. We have stayed in many places but this is a place we will return again and again.

Room Tip: Our garden room was lovely
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Additional Information about The Coach House

Address: 5 Dirkie Uys Street | Southern Suburbs, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #34 of 64 B&Bs / Inns in Franschhoek
Price Range: $124 - $158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Coach House 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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