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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 March 2013

The Garden Room is splendidly appointed and complete with a magnificent bathroom. Annette and Barry were most generous and hospitable hosts. Breakfast on the stoop with splendid views of the valley made for a great start to the day. We will be back.

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 3 March 2013

Barry and Annette's warm welcome was only matched by the cosiness of their home (we stayed in the room inside the house, which actually was more like a small separate apartment, with all modern confort). We really felt like part of the family and were repeatedly invited to enjoy the rest of the house and the swimming pool as if...

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 February 2013

How a guest house should be, attention to detail was superb. it was a case off, i wonder if.... oh yes there is. The owners are a real pleasure, treating you like family and ensuring you have all you need. very nicely located and easy to reach. All in all a wonderful week. and i will be returning.... if i'm...

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London
Reviewed 25 February 2013

4th trip to see Annette & Barry and the menagerie of pets. As I have said before, a beautiful setting on the Courtyard Room under the shade of the camphor tree is idyllic (bigger than some of the specimans in the famous avenue @ Kirstenbosch). The positioning in town has a real advantage over those outside allowing guests to stroll...

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Kent
Reviewed 24 February 2013

We stayed in the cottage for three nights. It is spacious and has everything you could possibly need. Annette and Barry are extremely hospitable and nothing is too much trouble. The garden and views are beautiful. Can't wait to come back!

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Thank ErmintrudeKent
London
Reviewed 23 February 2013

Stayed here for 3 nights whilst attending a wedding nearby. We could not have chosen a more idyllic place. Barry and Annette are not only special people but with both their attention to detail and desire to exceed their guests expectations made this an enjoyable and unforgettable stay. Thank you so much both of you, you deserve being Number 1...

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Thank ChrisandJane
Reviewed 23 February 2013

We spent 3 nights at the Garden House in early February. The Garden House is the most beautiful Victorian style house set in at very lovely garden with views of the Franschoek wine slopes and surrounding mountain. We stayed two nights in the guest room in the main building and one night in the cottage. Both are beautifully decorated with...

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Reviewed 23 February 2013

.To say this was a home from home would not be a fair description because there is no way I could have decorated my home with such flair and taste as that of Barry and Annette. Nor could I have designed such a delightful country garden yet maintened it in such a pristine manner. Set against a backdrop of vine...

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Taunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2013

We stayed here at the end of January and really felt that the Garden House lived up to all the rave reviews. Special mention must go to Annette's superb breakfasts on the terrace overlooking the pretty garden with the distant hills in the background. A glorious view and wonderful way to start the day.The bungalow was prettily furnished and spotless....

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 February 2013

Our stay at the Garden House was the perfect end to a wonderful holiday. Annette & Barry are fabulous hosts - nothing was too much trouble & their restaurant recommendations were spot on. The 'sundowners' on the terrace were a nice touch & Barry's gin & tonics were perfection - matched by the view. The cottage is very spacious &...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about The Garden House

Address: 29 De Wet Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
Price Range: $88 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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The Garden House Hotel Franschhoek
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“Only 2 to choose from - The Cottage is beautiful.”
 of 5 bubbles 502JoD, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“There are only two rooms in this bed and breakfast”
 of 5 bubbles 952dianaw, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The separate cottage annex is full of character and brilliant!”
 of 5 bubbles brynsdad, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Small B&B - all rooms are gorgeous - just book early.”
 of 5 bubbles fwigeon, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Both rooms are awesome & spacious, but preference for outside one! It is like a home from home. You will definitely make a furry friend!”
 of 5 bubbles 911camerons, 19 Jun 2016 | Read review
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