Protea Hotel Franschhoek

33/34 Huguenot Road, Franschhoek, South Africa, 7690  show map
 4 stars
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Protea Hotel Franschhoek

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Outdoor dining area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Exercise gym

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Saltwater pool

Overview

Protea Hotel Franschhoek is placed in the center of Franschhoek and offers a sunbathing terrace, an outdoor swimming pool and a tennis court. Operating in Franschhoek since 2003, this hotel features French architecture and modern comforts.

Mont Rochelle Nature Reserve are within a 15-minute walk of the property. Protea Hotel Franschhoek is within about 20 minutes' walk of the center of Franschhoek.

Guests can visit a gallery, a museum and monuments as well as vineyards and restaurants close by.

A 55-minute drive will take guests to Cape Town International airport.

Rooms

Protea Hotel Franschhoek is a charming hotel offering non-smoking rooms including deluxe king room, deluxe guest room and standard double room. Some rooms feature a magnificent view over the mountain. The bathrooms come with a shower, a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries for more comfort.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the café. At the outdoor restaurant guests can enjoy contemporary cuisine. Guests can dine at Gideon's The Famous Franschhoek Pancake House and BICCCS Die Ou Pannekoek Huis located within a 5-minute walk of the property.

Services

Protea Hotel Franschhoek provides a meeting room, a business corner and a photocopier along with wedding services, turndown service and shopping service.

Relax

Protea Hotel Franschhoek also offers babysitting, high chairs and a pool for guests staying with children. On-site activities feature horse riding, cycling and golf.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   30.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym
  • Hiking
  • Horseback riding
  • Cycling
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Medical facilities service
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Buffet breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • High chairs
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Saltwater pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sun loungers
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa center
  • Sauna
  • Massage
  • Library

Room view

  • Garden view
  • Mountain view
  • Pool view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Separate tub and shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Hi-Fi
  • Internet television
  • International calls
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Plug adaptor
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Protea Hotel Franschhoek Franschhoek location
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Hotel Address:

33/34 Huguenot Road, Franschhoek, South Africa, 7690

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City Center
  • Franschhoek
    1.9 km
Airports
  • Cape Town International (CPT)
    48.0 km
Restaurants
  • BICCCS Die Ou Pannekoek Huis
    90 m
  • Allora (cuisine: Italian)
    150 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    30

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Rooms and availability

Standard Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
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  • General:Free internet access
  • Safe
  • Terrace
  • Bathroom:Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
Room Description:

[NON-REFUNDABLE] Standard Room, King or 2 Twin/Single Bed(s), Mini fridge, Wireless internet, complimentary, Coffee/tea maker, 32in/81cm LCD TV

Protea Hotel Franschhoek photos Room
Deluxe Double Room
Pool view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 King-size bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

[NON-REFUNDABLE] Deluxe Room, 1 King or 2 Twin/Single Bed(s), Mini fridge, Wireless internet, complimentary, Coffee/tea maker, 32in/81cm LCD TV

Protea Hotel Franschhoek photos Room
Deluxe King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Protea Hotel Franschhoek Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center1.8 km

Local attractions

  • Dieu Donne1.6 km
    45 Off R
  • Rickety Bridge Winery 2.6 km
    R45 Main Street
  • Glenwood Vineyards3.4 km
    Robertsvlei Road Robertsvlei Valley
  • Haute Cabriere Tasting Room1.9 km
    Pass Road
  • Stony Brook Vineyards 3.1 km
    Green Valley Road

Near the hotel

  • Haut Espoir Winery30 m
    3 Excelsior Road
  • The Franschhoek Cellar210 m
    R45 Franschhoek Main Road
  • Anpa Jewellers400 m
    42 Huguenot Street
  • Huguenot Memorial Museum970 m
    PO Box 37, Franschhoek
  • Huguenot Fine Chocolates190 m
    62 Hugenote Street
  • Franschhoek Art House 310 m
    52 Hugenote Street
  • The Huguenot Memorial Monument940 m
    FranschhoekSouth Africa

Restaurants nearby

  • BICCCS Die Ou Pannekoek Huis90 m

    Address: 29 A Huguenot Street
    Phone: +27(0)21 8763333

    75% likes this, based on 23 reviews

  • Gideon's The Famous Franschhoek Pancake House180 m

    Address: 62 Huguenot Road
    Phone: +27826275397

    74% likes this, based on 295 reviews
    Cuisine: French, Contemporary
    Price Range: NZD 6 - NZD 20

  • Genki Sushi230 m

    Address: De Wet Centre

    72% likes this, based on 45 reviews
    Cuisine: Japanese

  • Allora150 m

    Address: R45/ Main Road
    Phone: +27218764375

    70% likes this, based on 122 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: NZD 6 - NZD 24

  • Col'Cacchio180 m

    Address: 66 Huguenot Street
    Phone: 0218764222

    65% likes this, based on 74 reviews
    Price Range: NZD 8 - NZD 27

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    30

Hotel Awards

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  • Sir Lowry Pass hotels - 30 km
  • Strand hotels - 36 km
  • Gordons Bay hotels - 37 km
  • Brackenfell hotels - 41 km
  • Kuilsrivier hotels - 40 km

Protea Hotel Franschhoek Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Protea Hotel Franschhoek

Average guest rating

8.6out of 10
Superb
Based on 20 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    The reception was the most friendly and efficient experienced in some time. In general we enjoyed our stay and found all of the staff excellent. we enjoyed our room (no.3) which was a surprise upgrade.

    The buffet breakfast was a bit disorganised- on our third morning the food was cooked to order and was superb, the chef's bread was also superb.

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    thought the food (dinner on evening) rather bland not up to the standard of the hotel.

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    I liked the central location, the pool/courtyard, the air-conditioning, the courtesy of the staff

    I didn't like having to carry my wife's and my own heavy suitcase upstairs; the minute TV which could not be watched from the bed; the cricket on the verandah which "sang" all night or the location of room 5 which picks up all the street traffic from 5:30am onwards (especially when on holiday)

  • Single
    9.2

    The position was excellent, the hotel being located in the heart of Franschoek village. The only problem is that it is on the main road through the village, which has become quite busy and therefore there is some noise. The other thing is that the air conditioner blew directly onto the bed. Otherwise the hotel was very well managed, even if a tad expensive for its offerings because my last minute rate didn't include breakfast. The staff were wonderful, the pool quiet, clean and lovely in a beautiful garden with wonderful umbrellas, loungers and pool service. The hotel is of a modest size (about 30 rooms) which makes it not overwhelming and gives it a homely air. The whole place was spotless.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The location was perfect. Accommodation great with good sized pool and area for relaxation. Food good.

    Breakfast at R125pp + gratuity was considered expensive relative to other more significant meals enjoyed during our trip.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    The location is fantastic, the staff are really friendly, the rooms are spacious, clean and well equiped. We were a family of 8 with 4 rooms for my 60thbrtday and we cannot fault it. The staff decorated my room and gave me complimentary champagne. We will be back

  • Family with children
    5.8

    Our daughter's room was very comfortable

    In our room the air conditioning did not work (during a heatwave) and the staff were resistant to moving us, though they eventually did so, the room was also very small compared to others available.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    The location was great, Franschhoek was very relaxing, and the hotel was very comfortable. Staff were very helpful. Perfect for a relaxing retreat.

    I wish they would take the pool cleaner out of the pool - it was there permanently.

  • Group of friends
    7.0

    Our stay was only brief however, the hotel was in a great location had excellent facilities, and is a short walk to all the restaurants and shops in Franschhoek. It's also on the doorstep of all the fantastic vineyards. Unfortunately it rained during our stay so we didn't get to use the pool, however the pool area looks very relaxing.

    In the evening I ran a bath, however the water filling the bath up was slightly brown, so had to abandon that idea.

  • Family with children
    8.2

    Rooms were very comfortable and spacious and beautiful fittings. Supper and dessert were very nice

    A sign before arriving on the site would help drivers not to miss the hotel.As it is one has to keep looking out for it.

  • Couple
    7.8

    The rooms around the pool are really nice - large with a huge bathroom and very comfortable beds

    we decided to stay one more night and were given room 7, which is upstairs in the lobby. The room was 1/3 of the size of the other rooms and was very noisy as one could hear the set up for breakfast from about 05:30 as well as smell the coffee while they were making it.

  • Family with children
    7.4

    Location in Franschoek was very convenient. A staff member was very helpful when we had a problem with the return of our laundry from an external laundry service, even though we had already checked out.

    We were cold! While the time of our visit was at the end of winter the rooms were cold with the heating provided by the a/c unit - this is not unusual but we didn't like it!

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    We enjoyed the atmosphere, which is very typical to Franschhoek and the location as all the shops and restaurants were a few minutes' walk away.!

    We appreciated the fact that all the staff is able and willing to speak English (although it is clear that many of them are Afrikaans speaking), because of the large amount of overseas visitors,but it would be good to allow them to respond in Afrikaans when guests address them in Afrikaans!

  • Couple
    5.0

    The management is completely unresponsive to major issues. Would never recommend to anyone.

  • Older travelers
    9.0

    Good location, luxerious hotel

    Impossible to get water in the room after 11.00 pm

How to reach hotel

hotel Protea Hotel Franschhoek Franschhoek location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

33/34 Huguenot Road, Franschhoek, South Africa, 7690

Get directions
City Center
  • Franschhoek
    1.9 km
Airports
  • Cape Town International (CPT)
    48.0 km
Restaurants
  • BICCCS Die Ou Pannekoek Huis
    90 m
  • Allora (cuisine: Italian)
    150 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    30

Hotel Awards

South AfricanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedFranschhoekProtea Hotel Franschhoek

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in South Africa

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