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1 room, 2 adults

La Ferme Vive La Vie

4-star4 stars
67 Reservoir St, Franschhoek, Western Cape, 7690, South Africa

Franschhoek adults-only guesthouse with outdoor pool
  • Free English breakfast, free WiFi in lobby, and free parking
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Exceptional9,6
  • Everything was great, very friendly welcome from the personnel (Annelize was friendly,…Oct 1, 2018
  • We booked this very last minute and we were absolutely delighted. The house is in a…Jan 16, 2019
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La Ferme Vive La Vie

from ZAR 1,493
  • Superior Suite, Courtyard Area (King)
  • Superior Suite, Mountain View (King)
  • Superior Suite (Upstairs King)
  • Standard Suite, Mountain View (Queen)
  • Standard Suite, Pool View (Queen)

What’s around La Ferme Vive La Vie

Landmarks

  • Franschhoek Wine Tram - 10 min walk
  • Sénéchal-Senekal Art Gallery - 10 min walk
  • Franschhoek Town Hall - 11 min walk
  • Huguenot Memorial Museum - 12 min walk
  • Franschhoek Art House - 12 min walk
  • Dutch Reformed Church - 13 min walk
  • Huguenot Monument - 22 min walk
  • Hottentots-Holland Nature Reserve - 2.5 mi / 4 km

Getting around

  • Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) - 61 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Size

  • 5 rooms

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2 PM-6:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 6:00 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 PM please contact the property at least 24 hours in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum guest age is 18
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

Transport

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *

Parking

  • Free self parking

  • Free nearby parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • No alcohol served onsite
  • Caters to adults only
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink
  • Free English breakfast daily
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa services on site
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
Services
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
Facilities
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Fireplace in lobby
Languages Spoken
  • Afrikaans
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Espresso maker
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
Sleep well
  • Premium bedding
  • Tempur-Pedic mattress
Things to enjoy
  • In-room massage available
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
Freshen up
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Access via exterior corridors

La Ferme Vive La Vie’s small print

Also known as

  • Ferme Vive Vie Guesthouse Franschhoek
  • Ferme Vive Vie Guesthouse
  • Ferme Vive Vie Franschhoek
  • Ferme Vive Vie

Policies

Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

  • The seasonal pool is open from September to April.
  • This property does not have elevators.

    Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds.

    For transfers, guests must contact the property 48 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

    Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

    Mandatory fees

    You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

      A city tax will be collected at the property upon arrival. The city tax ranges from JPY 100-200 per person, per night based on the nightly room rate. The tax does not apply to nightly rates under JPY 10,000. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

    Optional extras

    Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

    Cribs/Infant beds are available for ZAR 150 per day

    Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 850 per vehicle (one-way)

    We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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    Recent reviews

    Exceptional 9,6 From 11 reviews

    Exceptional 10,0
    Ideal setting
    The hotel is just a few rooms and very cute. Breakfast is lovely and the hotel is quiet. It takes about 10 minutes to walk to the main road with all the restaurants. Pretty pool and comfortable rooms.
    Robin, usRomance trip
    Exceptional 10,0
    Couple retreat.
    Outstanding stay at the newly opened La Ferme Vive la Vie. I knew it was a bit of a risk to book a room in a place that had not yet opened but we were not disappointed. Upon arrival we were thrilled with the gorgeous thatched roof home, the pool and our pool-side room. Peter, Andrea and Annalize and all the staff were absolutely wonderful. Our room was perfect in every way and having a bottle of wine delivered on our arrival was a lovely bonus! The breakfast was probably my favourite part. I loved the muesli, fruit yogurt treat and the french toast was also delicious. The location is about a 10 minute walk from the main street, which is great so you can enjoy some wine with dinner and saunter home. We had a little bit of noise from the tenants above us on the first night (arrival at 2:30 am) but otherwise all was amazing. We had massages by the pool which was also absolutely lovely. I would highly recommend to anyone looking for a quiet romantic getaway.
    Donna, ca4 night romance trip
    Very good 8,0
    First Guest at La Ferme Vive la Vie
    We spent two nights and were the first guest ever to have booked into the guest house. We were given the pool facing room off of the veranda. The room was beautifully appointed with plenty of space and a very comfortable bed. The bathroom was very large with a double shower. Breakfast was served in the dining room, also off of the veranda. There was plenty to choose from and plentiful. The staff were attentive and very helpful from the check-in to the dining room and kitchen staff. There were a few very little things that has not been completed, like towel rails in the bathroom and also a soap dish in the shower, these had not been completed before they opened and the management told us that they were going to be attended to. Overall we had a wonderful stay and would certainly recommend La Ferme Vive la Vie to others.
    Jenny, inRomance trip

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