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Rickety Bridge Country House

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  • Excellent69%
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  • Average4%
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We stayed at Rickety Bridge Country house on a business trip to Franschhoek, and loved every minute of our stay, The room was gorgeous and comfortable. Special accommodation was made for us to ensure a late check-in time, A very friendly and helpful night porter...More

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Response from VintonDJ, General Manager at Rickety Bridge Country HouseResponded 4 days ago

Good day I would like to thank you for taking the time to complete the Tripadvisor questionnaire, It means a lot to us at Rickety Bridge to receive comments back from our guests, we are happy that enjoyed your stay with us and that we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 5 nights at the end of March. We were very lucky as our son-in-law won a bid for a 5 night package at a charity auction & passed it onto us. We had lots of other stuff included in the package,...More

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Response from VintonDJ, General Manager at Rickety Bridge Country HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Good Afternoon I would like to thank you for taking the time to send the review in for us, I thank you for your kind words and will pass the information on to the Guest House staff, we are glad that you felt safe in...More

Reviewed 17 March 2018

Very nice cottage style house with comfortable rooms, we had the chance to be upgraded to their honeymoon suite which is superb! Great location near to the center of Fransschoek Very good breakfast and very nice staff

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Reviewed 2 February 2018

We stayed her for 5 nights with friends - it was truly wonderful: beautiful surroundings, great staff, great wine, beautiful rooms - what more can I say?? Martha, the housekeeper, cooked us fresh breakfasts every day and Charles and the other bar staff were always...More

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Response from VintonDJ, General Manager at Rickety Bridge Country HouseResponded 5 February 2018

I would like to thank you for taking the time in completing the TripAdvisor information, in regards to your stay with us at Rickety Bridge Wine Estate, I will pass on your thanks to the staff, and as always we are pleased to hear that...More

Reviewed 2 February 2018

Stayed here for 1 night and originally booked into Basse Provence. Upon checking into Basse Provence, we had been upgraded to the manor house at Rickety Bridge. The manor house was definitely an improvement; there are only 3 rooms and the public spaces are a...More

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Response from VintonDJ, General Manager at Rickety Bridge Country HouseResponded 5 February 2018

I would like to thank you for your response in answering the Tripadvisor information, The Rickety Bridge Manor House is a Fantastic look and feel of years gone by, with some of the furnishings the same as what they were almost 200 years ago, we...More

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Free Parking
Pool
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
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US$174 - US$251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$174 - US$251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kyle0112
1 May 2015|
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Response from JanvanFranschhoek | Property representative |
Hi there. Children older than 12 are welcome at Rickety Bridge, which is small and intimate. At our sister property Basse Provence, we are able to accommodate children of all ages.
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555maver
14 February 2015|
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Response from JanvanFranschhoek | Property representative |
Hi there, Rickety Bridge is 3km from the centre of Franschhoek. It is on the R45, on the right. look out for the large white sign board immediately after Basse Provence. Turn right and follow the road over the bridge, across... More
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"After the wine tram you wont care!!"
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"Good shared living area between the two rooms upstairs, so if you are 4 people travelling together this is a..."
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"Only three rooms: two on first floor with views"
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"The second floor room of the cottage was excellent and quiet."
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