Akademie Street Boutique Hotel

Akademie Street Boutique Hotel is a luxurious home from home in Franschhoek, the heart of the South African Wine Valley. 9 individually styled suites in our 4 peacefully situated cottages, provide a blissful base from which to explore the landscapes, vineyards and chef’s tables of South Africa’s Culinary Capital.

Hospitality and comfort lie at the heart of the Akademie Street experience. Our luxurious property, complete with wood fired hot tubs and fragrant landscaped gardens, is designed to be a haven of sumptuous tranquility with attention to detail throughout. The discreet, personal service is warm and welcoming, attentive and unlimited. From organising wine tours, to providing low-key conference facilities, serving a perfect sundowner or setting you up for the day with our legendary breakfast, the experience is bespoke, indulgent and truly unique.

  •     4 peaceful, secluded cottages with 9 suites
  •     Enchanting garden setting
  •     4 individual heated swimming pools
  •     Jacuzzi and wood fired hot tubs
  •     Strolling distance to historic centre of Franschhoek
  •     Local heritage – our Oortuiging building was one of the first in town
  •     Boutique weddings, groups and business retreats all welcome
  •     We think of everything, from sunscreen to sundowners
  •     Attentive service, guests are truly spoiled

Booking Information
Telephone: +27 (0)82 517 0405
Email: info@aka.co.za
Website: Visit Website

More Information
Distance to town: 1
Maximum Guests: 13
Rooms: 6
Check-in Time: 15pm
Check-out Time: 11am


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Arrange and advertise events that support the Franschhoek Wine Valley brand image and which encourage visitors to the Valley

Represent the business interests of our members to the Stellenbosch Municipality

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TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice Awards
2020 – Top 25 Emerging Worldwide
Destinations (15th position).

Tripadvisor Traveller’s Choice Destination
Winner 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015

Most Memorable Wine Route 2014, 2013
& 2012

Service Excellence Award – 2015

Best Tourism Event 2015 – Franschhoek
Bastille Festival

Best Local Tourism Authority Information
service 2013 & 2012


Certain establishments in Franschhoek may levy visitors with voluntary contributions towards the running of the FWV and to support local charities. Should visitors not wish to contribute to these causes, please indicate this to the relevant merchant.


Maintenance & validity of all business operating permits, licences and registration certificates are the responsibility of the business owner. Franschhoek Wine Valley takes no responsibility for the renewal of the required legal business operating documentation


Franschhoek Wine Valley

Physical Address
66B Huguenot Road

Office hours
Monday to Friday: 08h00 – 17h00
Saturday: 09h00 – 16h00
Sunday: 09h00 – 14h00

Contact Details
+27(0) 66 224 6360