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    de Alchemist Guesthouse

    0.4 km from Franschhoek centre
    • Free Wifi
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    Apr 2 Apr 3
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    28 Van Wijk Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
    02/04/2017 03/04/2017
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    All reviews the main street b b macaroons loft room nice breakfast a wonderful stay little gem nice garden garden area walking distance restaurants and shops rooms are beautifully decorated bed linen good size perfect location high street owners and staff surrounding mountains town centre yves
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Now called Macaron, the Guest House is perfectly located on a quiet street just off the main hub. The extensive gardens are a haven of peace and well cared for. There are mountains to be seen in all directions and the staff are warm and...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed in room 7 (the Loft Room) and can highly recommend it. The pools and outside areas are lovely and the atmosphere is relaxing and friendly. Amazing location right in the middle of town but in a quiet location.

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Just a few steps away from the centre of the village this charming guest house was perfect for our short stay in Franschoek. The gardens and the staff were charming, a great breakfast served on the terraces, spotlessly clean. Our room, number 1 was very...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I would have little hesitation recommending this charming guesthouse situated right in the heart of downtown Franschhoek - with one major drawback.... the lack of aircon makes the rooms very hot, especially those situated right on the street. The provision of fans help a bit,...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This guest house has changed owners since our previous visit in 2016. We found everything to be much the same as before. Christopher the manager is still there and as helpful as ever. We love this GH as it's close to every where and the...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    Room/Suite (7)
    Bathroom (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (3)
    Dining (2)
    Nearby Restaurants
    Foliage Restaurant
    952 reviews
    .34 km away
    Le Bon Vivant
    1,413 reviews
    .21 km away
    Cafe Des Arts
    558 reviews
    .22 km away
    The Tasting Room at Le Quartier Francais
    1,073 reviews
    .30 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Franschhoek Wine Tram
    1,431 reviews
    .15 km away
    Huguenot Memorial Museum
    312 reviews
    .64 km away
    The Huguenot Memorial Monument
    205 reviews
    .56 km away
    The Franschhoek Cellar
    72 reviews
    .60 km away
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    "Although our room was on the road it is a very quiet location and very peaceful nights sleep"
    jlw5558, 25 days agoRead review
    "Room 7 is stunning!"
    S_Fowler_London, 7 months agoRead review
    "ask for the loft room"
    Good_time_Ahead, over a year agoRead review
    "We stayed in a queen room with a fireplace which was great for winter"
    Maria_Dee123, over a year agoRead review
    "Room 8 is very spacious and relatively private."
    Alan H, over a year agoRead review
    "Any room you get is great."
    AThelma, over a year agoRead review
    "Ask for a higher floor"
    SueW1967AW, over a year agoRead review
    "Remember to not ask for an interleading room - unless you are a family then this would be absolutely ideal!"
    Carolyn N, over a year agoRead review
    "Try to get a room away from the corner of the street ( we were in room 3) as the Franschhoek wine farm trams..."
    Searchingforthebest1, over a year agoRead review
    "Speak to the owner, Yves!"
    Andy M, over a year agoRead review
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