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Tetbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We drive into this place from the main road unsure of what we would find and were directed through beautiful gardens, blooming with daisies, to our own little white stone cottage with white corrugated iron roof (insulated from the sun) with stable door and veranda. They only do evening meals on weekdays so we were fortunate to arrive on Friday....

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful, friendly,helpful and efficient staff. Rooms are set in beautiful gardens, full of colour and expertly maintained to give a tranquil experience. Rooms are converted from old farm buildings and are ful of character and convey a unique sense of history but bathroom is 21st century! Food is first class, both breakfast and dinner. We had only booked for one...

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Southport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here one night on our Garden Route trip and loved it. Beautiful place with so much character. Lovely people, great atmosphere. Loved the accommodation - their attention to detail was amazing. The whole setting is beautiful, it's just a pity we only stayed one night.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

• Big and luxurious rooms • Fire place and lots of blankets • Jacuzzi style baths with bath salts and gowns • Spacious shower, plenty of towels and cosmetic amenities • Grand buffet breakfast • Picturesque gardens and pool • Warm and generous hostess and staff - service with genuine smiles Will go back again and again and again and...

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Thank Tom M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very stunning and relaxing place. Always clean and food excellent. Do not know why some people need a torch there. Lighting adequate. Staff and owners always friendly.pleasant and hospitable. Splendid place to enjoy your stay. Warm atmosphere.

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Most striking aspect of our visit was warmth of greeting. All S Africa properties have been friendly but this was a notch above. Beyond that the property is a good reflection of its country lodge title and website description. So more quaint and unusual than generic modern properties and reflecting country life , e.g. breakfast finishes at 9 rather that...

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Thank Donaldswim
Bucks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am surprised to see some negative reviews here and glad I didn't read them first ! The accommodation is in cottages in the beautiful grounds. Ours was huge with an open fireplace on the lounge - a big bathroom with a corner bath and an open shower. The area by the pool is very pretty and beautifully maintained. It...

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Thank CSPtraveller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The previous two nights we had stayed at an excellent hotel so to come here was a stark contrast and disappointing. Everything is old fashioned and distressed. We had to share a fridge, television and tea making facilities with four other rooms in a common area - not very satisfactory. The evening meal was an only average standard but the...

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1Thank Diane H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night. Room large and clean but very dark. Torch required. Grounds lovely. Disappointing buffet dinner in a large somewhat dismal room. Breakfast average. Staff very pleasant and friendly!

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Thank JAT262
Pretoria
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After reading so many negative reviews i arrived there expecting nothing. What a surprise i got!! It was absolutely lovely. Even magazines on the balcony area outside. Really old world charm, but in a good way for a modern lass like me. Gardens absolutely stunning. Can fault them 2 things only. The TV did not work. I did not even...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about De Opstal

Address: Rt 62, Oudtshoorn, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Oudtshoorn
Price Range: €97 - €113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — De Opstal 3.5*
Number of rooms: 21
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“All the rooms have a lovely location”
 of 5 bubbles jmrutherford45, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 11 and 12”
 of 5 bubbles Viv3510, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 1 and 2 total privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles 111TWIGAMINHAAFRIKA, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms looked good to us.”
 of 5 bubbles jeskier, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Our room 15 I think, was big, comfy + sofa, fire, TV. Rustic style. Modern bathroom + jacuzzi bath. Small veranda + fridge, seats to relax.”
 of 5 bubbles Malloy2016, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
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