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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Wow! This hotel is out of a fairytale! So romantic and quaint. The sundowners over looking the pond where lovely! My two room villa was stunning! Every detail was seen to! Lovely staff is so attentive as well. Lovely spot for honeymooners or an anniversary stay!

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent three days at La Residence and must say we were quite disappointed. The location and setting of the hotel is sublime with amazing views and only a short walk into the town. On arrival we passed a beautiful front lawn with huge pond, springbok and Shetland ponies each side of the drive, peacocks wandering around - lovely. We...

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Hutchinson Island, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A truly unique hotel in a very special location. La Residance was recently voted by Conde Nast readers as the 3rd best hotel in all of Africa and the Middle East. It's basically a luxury chateau type of estate on its own winery grounds surrounded by vineyards and mountains. Some guests arrive by helicopter from Cape Town although Cape Town...

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Ripley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our third stay at La Residence lived up to our already sky high expectations. Former manager Edward has moved on to the group's safari lodge, swapping places with Andrew, who has come to La Res. The change hasn't affected the atmosphere or the service, which remains world class. The friendliness and efficiency of the staff are what make any stay...

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another beautiful place our tour guide from Out in Africa sent us to stay. The countryside here is very scenic and beautiful. The entrance to Le Residence reminds you of entering a countryside estate or villa. This is as grand as they come, but still has the feeling you are in Africa. Our room was suited for a queen or...

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Whitchurch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were very lucky to stay here for three nights and from the moment we arrived (the most friendly and warm welcome we have ever encountered) till the second we left, everything about La Residence was superb. In a way that I can only describe as unassuming but perfect, extraordinary elegant without the glitz, welcoming without being overbearing, unrivalled attention...

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London
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

La Residence does not have : * An olympic sized swimming pool * State of the art gym with classes * luxurious spa * Pristine recently refurbished furniture La Residence does have: * A beautiful property with breathtaking views * Uniquely designed huge suites * Wonderful, caring staff * Attentive, efficient ( often fun ) management * Good food, a...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2017

We have just sadly left the sanctuary of our favourite Chambre Bleu (room 8) at the world class La Residence. Everything about LR is, as I said in my last review, sheer perfection. It is not like staying in a hotel, more like a dear friend's beautiful home. The staff are friendly, helpful and efficient. A request for an in...

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Ascot
Reviewed 28 January 2017

We stayed at La Residence for 4 nights in a Vineyard Suite. These are set in the hotel grounds overlooking the vineyards and surrounding hills with their own private gardens. The decor is quite elaborate with some unusual pieces but it all fitted together really well. The dinner menu was a little short of choice (although there was also an...

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Hong Kong
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Stage 3 of My CNY trip to South Africa took us to the wine country of Cape Town in Franschoek region. One word. Spectacular. We were met at the entrance and before even checking in had a glass of light rose thrust into our hands. After the basic formalities were done we were given a quick tour of the property...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the 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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Residence

Address: Elandskloof Private Road | Elandskloof Farm, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
Price Range: €686 - €1,740 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — La Residence 5*
Number of rooms: 11
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Also Known As:
La Residence Franschhoek
Hotel Style:
#2 Spa Hotel in Franschhoek
#2 Family Hotel in Franschhoek
#3 Romantic Hotel in Franschhoek
#4 Business Hotel in Franschhoek
#5 Luxury Hotel in Franschhoek
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