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Akademie Street offers SA residents special rates

The award-winning boutique hotel, Akademie Street, is currently offering South African guests a stellar SA Residents Special where guests can book an exceptional getaway experience over the summer at exclusive winter rates.

Situated in the heart of Franschhoek, the team is extending their discounted winter rates throughout the summer season as part of a South African Residents special offer from 01 November 2020 until 28 February 2021.

The offer currently includes:

  • Akademie’s legendary breakfast, including home-roasted granola, freshly prepared smoothies, a myriad of local seasonal fruits and an extensive menu of hot dishes.
  • Welcome bottle of champagne.
  • Fully stocked complimentary mini bar.

Akademie Street is commended for its characterful buildings; the carefully curated vintage furniture and collectibles; sumptuous breakfasts, made using ingredients sourced from local food artisans; the seclusion of its private swimming pools, as well as wood-burning hot tubs.

Akademie Street has also been recognised as a 2020 Travellers’ Choice Best of the Best Award Winner in an astounding 6 categories. Based on a full year’s worth of Guest TripAdvisor reviews, the award winners exemplify travellers’ Top 1% of hospitality businesses around the globe – these titles include:

  • No. 1 in Best Small Hotel in Africa category
  • No. 1 in Best Romantic Hotel in Africa category
  • No. 2  in Best Luxury Hotel in Africa category
  • No. 4 in Best Small Hotel in the World category
  • No. 4 in Best Boutique Luxury Hotel in the World category
  • No. 10 in Best Romantic Hotel in the World category

With South Africa’s top restaurants on its doorsteps, immerse yourself in world class hospitality at Akademie Street Boutique Hotel – a South African destination not to be missed!

Akademie Street has recently been awarded full Guest Assured status, the South African benchmark for safe and compliant hospitality protocols during the pandemic. So you can rest assured you are safe in their hands.

For more information on Akademie Street Boutique Hotel, visit their website at

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