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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
  • Excellent96%
  • Very good2%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Free Breakfast
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Fitness centre
Concierge
Spa
5 Star Hotel
La Residence is in a class of its own. Located in the beautiful Franschhoek valley, where the exquisite vineyards and mountains form a picture perfect backdrop, La Residence provides a haven of luxurious accommodation, fine dining and an all-round sensory indulgence.
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Location and contact
Elandskloof Private Road | Elandskloof Farm, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
48.6 km to Cape Town Intl Airport
62 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I did not know what to expect before we arrived at La Residence. I read reviews and viewed the website. Everything appeared lovely...and it was so much more! The staff is incredible. I should have known this would be the case as I had stayed...More

1  Thank Ktwofish
Response from TheRoyalPortfolio, Deputy General Manager at La ResidenceResponded 5 days ago

Dear Ktwofish, We appreciate you writing this wonderful review about your stay at La Residence! Your words about our team and the hotel are very kind and we have shared this with the team. Thank you for trusting The Royal Portfolio with your valuable travel...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Lucky to have a quick lunch. Staff were super friendly. Wish I could have stayed. The management and staff were the highlight. The view spectacular but really has a homely feel about it without being obnoxious. Wish I could have stayed the night.

1  Thank mainechristi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned home from an amazing birthday dinner at La Residence! We were welcomed with open doors and a glass of sparkling wine, a personal tour of the main dining room, sitting areas, and cellar by Ricardo, who is amazing at his work. Juan was...More

1  Thank Tim C
Response from TheRoyalPortfolio, Deputy General Manager at La ResidenceResponded 1 week ago

Dear Tim C, Thank you very much for taking the time to write this review about your dining experience at La Residence! We are so glad that our team managed to make the birthday celebration so special for you. Your kind words have been shared...More

Reviewed 30 May 2018

With arrival all the staff members treat you as royalty. The food is absolutely divine and made for perfection. Spacious, beautiful views and truly a gem. The attention to detail is amazing. The decor of each unit is definitely something out of a book. Will...More

2  Thank Louise V
Response from TheRoyalPortfolio, Deputy General Manager at La ResidenceResponded 5 days ago

Dear Louise V, We are so glad to read that you enjoyed your stay at La Residence! Thank you for writing this lovely review. Our owner, Liz Biden, took a lot of care selecting all décor elements of each room and main areas at the...More

Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

I have never in my life seen such a meticulously kept beaut of a property ... The setting is what dreams are made of, the food is so good it puts you in a dreamy state and the friendly and impeccable service rivals the best...More

1  Thank Brandon K
Response from TheRoyalPortfolio, Deputy General Manager at La ResidenceResponded 29 May 2018

Dear Brandon K, Thank you so much for this wonderful review! Your kind words about the grounds, team and service is greatly appreciated. We have shared this with our entire team! We are very glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to welcome...More

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La Residence is in a class of its own. Located in the beautiful Franschhoek valley, where the exquisite vineyards and mountains form a picture perfect backdrop, La Residence provides a haven of luxurious ...More accommodation, fine dining and an all-round sensory indulgence. Less
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Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
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Luxury
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Romantic
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Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Laundry Service
Minibar
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Ellen C
19 October 2015|
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"Pick one away from the breakfast room"
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"Any room you choose is perfect!"
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"End rooms would be best."
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"All rooms are suites, but Room 8 is at the end, with windows on 3 sides."
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