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    Franmarel

    13 Wilder Street, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
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    1 - 5 of 24 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We stayed at Francois and Marinda's guesthouse for 3 nights. They were excellent hosts, made us feel very welcome and helped us plan our time in plettenburg bay! The room was impeccably clean and the breakfast was just wonderful! Homemade granola, fresh muffins, fresh fruit...More

    Thank Jellen1
    Reviewed 1 May 2017

    This is such a great plane. So nice People. We felt like bring at our parents home, not kidding. Great Breakfast, great Sherry 😂. Allways a good advise. The just Put our car Safe every night andput it back in the morning. We would always...More

    Thank Marco L
    Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

    I can just agree with all other raving reviews. Franmarel is a great B&B and better hosts than François and Marinda are nowhere to be found. They are friendly, helpful and make a great breakfast.The B&B is perfectly situated within walking distance from restaurants and...More

    Thank SwedenMep
    Reviewed 1 December 2016

    Our second visit and it´s been perfect again - very friendly hosts, perfect room and view, opulent breakfast - and only a 10 minute walk down to the beach... Large bathroom (now also with a shower). We´ll come back!

    Thank Wolfgang N
    Reviewed 23 November 2016

    We found this guesthouse just by chance looking through the websites of all the b&bs in Plettenberg and we had been immediately impressed by the photos of Franmarel guesthouse. But in reality it was even better. The location of the house is just great. The...More

    Thank Rolf P
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
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    • Price range
    • US$ 82 - US$ 97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Plettenberg Bay
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