La Provence d' Afrique

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Getaway Summary
PRICE (pp sharing):
from R 699
GETAWAY TYPE
Bed and Breakfast
What We Say
If you’re after that escape to the heart of France, but can’t afford the ticket, well then take a look at this one. A mimic of a French provincial village. The rooms are heavenly. Four poster beds, freestanding baths and log fires are waiting for you, not to mention romantic dining in the uniquely decorated dining room. Creative, relaxing and oozing with character, La Provence d’ Afrique is bound to offer plenty in the way of romantic fun.
Overview
La Provence is a small French Provence village comprising seven suites. Beautifully decorated, each suite features a fireplace, making it a wonderful winter getaway.<br /><br />We offer delicious and romantic dinner baskets, and a champagne brunch is included in the bed and breakfast rate. We also offer cheese platters to be enjoyed down by the river with lovely wine for sale from our quaint pub.<br /><br />The French courtyard, complete with a beautiful three tier fountain, is perfect for small private weddings. Our wonderful French four poster beds, romantic bathrooms with Victorian baths, beautiful antique furniture pieces, hand embroidered linen, and exquisite attention to detail makes for an unforgettable weekend for those who still love a touch of French romance, without having to travel all the way to Europe.
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"Fantastic"
29 Feb 2016
By George, South Africa
"We had a great relaxing time. The staff is very special and nothing is to much effort."
"Never again - not even a 1 star"
03 Jan 2016
By Andre, South Africa
"We arrived finding that there was no wardrobe to put our clothes. We were then moved to a room that had not been cleaned since when ever. We paid for a 3 course dinner basket and was given a cheese platter Booked a Zen treatment - no picnic lunch or champagne. We left a day early No wonder we were the only booking the other couple was passing by and stopped there as all other accommodation was fully booked "
"Blissful"
27 Oct 2014
By Tersia, South Africa
"Fabulous! We enjoyed our stay tremendously. It is a beautiful, romantic setting, enhanced by friendly, attentive staff and good food.Highly recommended."
"Anniversary weekend"
04 Feb 2014
By Vanessa, South Africa
"My husband and I spent our 1st Anniversary weekend here. It was very rustic and romantic. We enjoyed it a lot. The food was really nice and different. The French atmosphere was done nicely."
"Spoiled romantic weekend"
30 Oct 2013
By Denver, South Africa
"We had booked for a romantic weekend away, which was unfortunately spoiled by a number if issues, the biggest being the conference party booked into the rooms along side ours. A loud party of ladies kept us up well past 11pm on both evenings with their laughing and talking and were up before 7 each day. Their talking in the adjacent rooms was so loud we could hear the entire conversation. The evening we arrived, we waited 20 minutes in the dining area before anyone came to attend to us and there was no-one around for us to say we were ready to eat. There was no cutlery in the room to make coffee in the mornings. We purposefully went out on the morning to allow housekeeping to clean our room but were told that we had the only key to the room so it wasn't possible to have the room cleaned. We wanted to have a cheese platter served in our room on Saturday afternoon and was told that it wasn't possible and we would have to have it down by the river. And there are no card facilities?? These might all seem like really small issues but they spoiled the weekend for us.Establishment's responseUNFORTUNATELY one sometimes just get such loud guests that have no respect for other and those are unfortunate when you have group bookings, we did try to chat to them.Cheese platters are recommended to have down by the river as it is soo beautiful and tranquil, can lie down there on the grass with blanketsbut I am sure that my manager did not refuse to serve it in their room? It was just an alternative suggestion?We have had guests going home with keys so it was, BAD TIMING that we did not have a spare key not so easy to have those made up in a day in the country.A teaspoon could have quickly been taken to their room.THERE is a lovely pub area where everyone can have drinks before shown to their room/ suite.NOTHING MENTIONED about the beautiful setting and dcor."
"Great stay"
30 Sep 2013
By Eduan, South Africa
"What a wonderful experience. This was a total surprise. The whole place was excellent and the service great. a special thanks to Jeremiah. If you want a relaxing romantic weekend away, this is the place to go. PS, Try the honeymoon suite!!!"
"Magical Land"
18 Sep 2013
By Caroline, South Africa
"Spectacular, Magical a real getaway from the 'norm' - I found La Provence reasonably priced. The staff where very friendly warm and helpful although I think they could use a few extra hands. I recommend this exquisite place. Anyone who liked the movie Lord of the Rings and appreciates art and beauty, a true time warp into mystery and fantasy land."
"Superb!"
19 Aug 2013
By Sarah, South Africa
"I would definitely recommend La Provence to anybody wanting a relaxing and romantic getaway. The staff are incredible, the food was delicious and the atmosphere was delightful and relaxing. From picnic style dinners in the "street cafe" to breakfasts by the river, cheese platters for lunch and a drink at the local "pub" - our mini holiday felt like we were in the south of France, right in the middle of Magaliesberg! We look forward to returning again soon."
"Overpriced"
22 Jul 2013
By Derek, South Africa
"Lovely weekend but completely overpriced."
"Exceptional"
10 Jul 2013
By Michael, South Africa
"I am involved in the National Grading system and 3 Stars just does not do it justice. The rooms are exquisite, service is top notch, food is outstanding and attention to detail is 2nd to none. We were fortunate enough to be the only guests, which for our honeymoon, was extra special; albeit surprising. I travel this great country for a living and stay in all sorts of places, La Provence D'Afrique is one of the best value for money experiences you can get."