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Zwartberg View Mountain Lodge

Vergelegen Road, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
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    All reviews bush pig table decorations wild animals unique experience hiking trails breakfast and dinner open fire swartberg pass sense of humour pure nature course dinner off the beaten track every evening other guests south africa meal times self catering very special place great company amazing stay
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    What a great place. To sit on the porch of the lodge watching the animals all around you is perfect. The hosts, the food, superb. The chalets are perfectly appointed, even had a friendly gecko just to create the perfect ambiance.

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    What a great place to stay if you’re in the Karoo. The lodge is surrounded by beautiful red mountains and it’s about 20min outside of Oudtshoorn. Not easy to find but worth it. The owners were incredibly helpful, accommodating and just ever so friendly. I...More

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    Response from Belinda B, Owner at Zwartberg View Mountain Lodge

    thank you so much for such a wonderful review Stef. It was a pleasure to have you and your friends here. I hope you enjoyed your trip back to Kleinmond. And we look forward to you coming back soon.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Wonderful to find this beautiful, peaceful place in the middle of nowhere. The hospitality was very special and many thanks to Jenny, Andre & Belinda. We will always remember sitting on the stoop at sundown watching the wild animals and afterwards enjoying a delicious dinner...More

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    Response from Belinda B, Owner at Zwartberg View Mountain Lodge

    Have to laugh, yes the candle light was a very special occasion, thanks to the lightening storm. Thank goodness fun was had by all and THANK YOU for a lovely review. I do hope you will be back.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The location is amazing, and the views are wonderful. We loved the peace and quiet and especially the giraffe, zebras etc that all come and visit around dinner time! The food was brilliant, loved everything about it. The Lodge had lovely bed linen, big bed,...More

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    Response from Belinda B, Owner at Zwartberg View Mountain Lodge

    What a wonderful review!! Thank you so much for such a good rating. We are so glad you had a lovely time here and we really hope you guys come back soon. Safe travels

    Reviewed 19 February 2017

    Was wonderfull. Beautiful to see the animals when you eat the most delicious breakfast or excellent dinner, served with such a kindness. Great. Rooms were very good. Good to swim in the swimming pool . We were very happy to have been here.

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    Response from Belinda B, Owner at Zwartberg View Mountain Lodge

    It was just as lovely to meet you guys. Absolutely fantastic that you had a wonderful stay here and thank you so much for an such a wonderful review. Please come back soon again.

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    Peta M
    Can you bring dogs? Thanks Peta
    9 March 2015|
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    Response from jannharoldbader | Property representative |
    This is a nature reserve with 11 species of big game plus many endemic species, like most nature reserves we do not allow domestic pets at all. Jann
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    "Private cottage is great if you like to braai/barbecue"
    Kocacanavar, 1 month agoRead review
    "Self catering unit near to the main building or chalets with a view a little further away"
    Kate L, 1 month agoRead review
    "This is not a hotel but a game reserve with chalets so it does not matter which one you get."
    Andy E, 2 months agoRead review
    "all rooms seems to be similar"
    alwyn1_12, 4 months agoRead review
    "All of the individual mountain view rooms"
    cthecliffs, 4 months agoRead review
    "All chalets have the same views"
    patrick g, 5 months agoRead review
    "Cant help with that there are 3 cabins all the same"
    Stevetwiggs, over a year agoRead review
    "We had the 1st lodge and loved it"
    NichFence, over a year agoRead review
    "Wifi available in communication hut near meals area. Choose cooler months to visit as no A/C in rooms."
    65Nat, over a year agoRead review
    "Choose the room with a view . (they all views Janns humour rubbing off )"
    DHH50, over a year agoRead review
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