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De Opstal Country Lodge

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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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“cango caves”(50 reviews)
“one night”(51 reviews)
“farm buildings”(6 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 6 January 2017

Enjoyed my stay here, I found the accommodation unusual and quirky. The room was big but with many steps which would not be great for some guests. The evening meal and breakfast were average, typical SA menu. One minor problem for me, there was a...More

Thank Maura D
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Arrived after a long drive to this beautiful estate of guest cottages converted from farm buildings set in stunning, fantastically maintained gardens with a lovely pool equipped with sunbeds. An evening meal was available on the first night we were there. This was buffet style...More

Thank HildaNorthWales
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

We were delighted by this accommodation which was furnished with character pieces. The bathroom was decorated with flowers and ostrich feathers and was very clean. We had a charming veranda also beautifully furnished and it was there we found the fridge in a cupboard! The...More

Thank TrueBrit_10
Reviewed 15 December 2016

We stayed at this lovely lodge for the second time recently which probably tells you all you need to know. You can expect a real home from home....rooms are in little cottages spread around a truly delightful garden with brilliant white daisies in abundance and...More

Thank jalpegg
Reviewed 14 December 2016

This place is areal gem and so are the owners who's ancestors settled here in 1820 ! I was really impressed and so sorry we had only booked one night. Would highly recommend.food excellent. One of the highlights of our trip.

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$143 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$143 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Dining (10)
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TrueBrit_10
15 November 2016|
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Response from Garth J | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do have free wifi which seemed to work well in our room as I have found that in some places where you are in a cottage/chalet away from the centre you are stumped.Hairdryer in the room.
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Sla40
18 September 2016|
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Response from Nicolas V | Reviewed this property |
Hi, they use "South Afrincan "plugs. you can buy adapters in any grocery shop for very cheap. They can also provde adpaters on request(Very common in south africa) There is a hairdryer in the room. There is free wifi in... More
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Carolbarron77
27 December 2014|
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Response from Takeiteasytheworld | Reviewed this property |
What a pity you do not say what happened as usually there is a simple explanation when looked at rationally. Had NO similar problems when we stayed there and none of our group of 28 mentioned anything unusual.
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"all are semi villas sort of and look over the garden."
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"Avoid room 19 at all costs."
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"All rooms and locations very good, nice to be near the pool"
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"Any room - they're all beautiful!"
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