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Cape Town, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Welcoming hosts that have created a serene and lovely environment in which to take a time out from day to day life. Such beautiful details in the decor of various areas within the facility and spacious rooms. Would definitely go back again!

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Although we arrived earlier as anticipated and communicated with the Stella, we were warmly welcomed and made feel at home straight away. The rooms are lovely and it is wonderful to walk into such a neat and clean guest house. The conference room is nice and light, with everything you need. We enjoyed our stay and would certainly make use... More 

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55Star59, Manager at Elgin Valley Inn, responded to this review

Dear Doret Thank you for the lovely review you have recently posted about your stay at our guest house. It really means a lot to us, when we get feedback and it is doubly rewarding when the feedback is so positive! Our conference room is very new so it is good to see that your team enjoyed it and that... More 

Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 10 October 2016

The Inn is in a great location, near Oak Valley estate and the Peregrine Farm Stall. It is a lovely spot to and and there is beautiful garden and very friendly and welcoming hostess. Great breakfast the next morning!

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55Star59, Manager at Elgin Valley Inn, responded to this review

Dear Kylieh Thank you so much for reviewing our guest house. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay. Getting such a lovely review makes it all worth while for us and we strive to keep up our standards and good service. Hope to see you in the near future. Kind Regards Stella More 

Durbanvil
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22 reviews
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Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Relaxing atmosphere. Great food. Friendly staff. Safe and secure parking. Large and comfortable rooms, with balcony. Nicely decorated. Private. Conference facilities up to 10 people. Next to apple farm. Close to hiking and 4x4 trails. Close to N2 and Grabouw. Close to other sporting activities such as hang gliding. Just 30min from Somerset West or +/-50min from Cape Town Airport... More 

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55Star59, Manager at Elgin Valley Inn, responded to this review

Dear Riana Thank you so much for the review! It is very kind of you to take the time to post such a positive review. Reviews help us greatly and we really appreciate it. It is also wonderful to hear that you enjoyed our beautiful Elgin Valley which has so much to offer. Kind Regards Stella More 

Durban, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Well i had a best visit of my life Stella is so so friendly i really felt like i am at home.there is everything you could think of. thank you so much Stella for your great service wish you a success in your business.

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55Star59, Manager at Elgin Valley Inn, responded to this review

Dear Brian It was lovely having you stay with us:-) and thank you so much for the positive review and feedback. We look forward to welcoming you again if you are in the area. Kind Regards Stella More 

kent
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25 reviews
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Reviewed 21 February 2016

Spent three nights here straight off the plane from London and it was a perfect start to our holiday !! Not your average B&B it's all very Art Deco and an art gallery and we also had a room with it's own private plunge pool. The honesty bar was a nice touch !! Stella is your perfect hostess, very enthusiastic... More 

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55Star59, Manager at Elgin Valley Inn, responded to this review

Hi to you two intrepid travelers. Hope you are still enjoying South Africa, after all it is your second home;-) thank you so much for telling the world about our guest house. It is the best gift you can give us and we strive to keep up our good service. Would be lovely if you come and visit us again.... More 

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Reviewed 18 February 2016

We had a blast staying here during our agricultural tour of the valley. My traveling companion was feeling a bit sick from the flight here and Stella went above and beyond to make our stay comfortable - providing great recommendations and a good breakfast to get the day started. The art on the walls were a nice touch and the... More 

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55Star59, Manager at Elgin Valley Inn, responded to this review

Hi Benjamin It was lovely meeting you and your traveling companion. Also great chatting to you about my passion gardening and the little bit of information you gave me has already helped my sick peach tree. I have been feeding it with nitrogen. Thank you for taking the time to review our guest house. It is a great gift that... More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 18 February 2016

Stayed for just one night, and facilitated a workshop in the art gallery. Delightful inn with charming hosts, a comfortable room (I had a private pool off my room!), an interesting art collection and stunning views. I'll be back!

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55Star59, Manager at Elgin Valley Inn, responded to this review

Dear Jo What a lovely surprise we got reading your review! As you know we are new at hosting conferences and training's and never expected to get such and excellent review. I know you have a busy schedule and we thank you for taking the time to rate us. Although you review was good we know there is always room... More 

Bergen, Norway
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

Second visit to this wonderful place,hosted by a wonderful couple. Always helpful and serviceminded. Very good knowledge about the local area and surroundings. They can help you get intouch with good wineproducers and restaurants. Fantastic artgallery on the premises.

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55Star59, Manager at Elgin Valley Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the encouraging review Johnjohn! It was so great to see you again and such a pleasure looking after you and your colleagues. You have become not only a valued guest but also a great friend:-) I hope you and Eric will enjoy the paintings you bought. We were so excited that you guys appreciate the... More 

Schiphol, The Netherlands
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35 reviews
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Reviewed 10 January 2016

We were happy with our room. It had a great view on the mountains and was not that hot. It was pretty secluded with a lot of shade. The breakfast was great, we had lovely pancakes. We will come back again.

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55Star59, Manager at Elgin Valley Inn, responded to this review

Dear Gloria Thank you so much for the unexpected positive review! It was a great pleasure looking after such gracious guests. We will strive to better our services and keep up our good name so that when you come back again you will be pleasantly surprised. Hope you have a great 2016! Kind Regards Stella More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Less than an hour's drive out of Cape Town, we are located in the breathtaking Elgin Valley. Part of the Kogelberg biosphere, a world heritage site. Surrounded by picturesque orchards, olive groves and cool climate vineyards, we are quickly and easily accessible from the main highway N2. Grabouw town centre is only a minute's drive away. Our family owned inn has been lovingly created for you to experience a very hospitable and relaxing time. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Elgin Valley Inn

Address: 99 Oudebrug Road | PO Box 517, Grabouw 7160, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Grabouw
Price Range: €63 - €95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Elgin Valley Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Best to select a room that doesn't face the main road”
 of 5 bubbles Stalliano15, 14 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Take the room with the enclosed Jacuzzi, or better a room away from the main road.”
 of 5 bubbles Herbad, 28 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Get room with pool”
 of 5 bubbles michaelrN1686KI, 24 Feb 2015 | Read review
“The best room would be the one which has the private pool.”
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“Plunge pool room!”
 of 5 bubbles passtheburts, 1 Jan 2015 | Read review
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