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London
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

We decided to drive R62 and then the backroad through groenfontein and kruisrivier to get to the hotel. Best decision, one of the most amazing roadtrips ever. The scenery was just a stunning. After a very long drive the team at the hotel couldn't have been more welcoming. Our room was lovely. Pre dinner drinks outside watching the sunset was...

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Israel
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We were family of five heading Oudshoorn area as part of our South Africa tour, looking for another different area. We past the town and continue driving and driving not sure what a type of accommodation to expect. Suddenly there it was. We couldn't believe to what we were seeing. A pearl in the middle of nowhere. Beautiful beautiful rooms...

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Knysna
Reviewed 15 October 2016

I was pleasantly surprised at the general high standard of the Manor and the friendliness of Leon and Leoni and their son. The views are spectacular and the manor is very central to all the main sites. I would certainly come back with my wife.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 15 October 2016

This is our favourite Klein Karoo spot. Set amidst working farms, the comfort and luxury of the lodge is just what you need to recharge your mind, body and soul. Birds and farm animals provide the background music. Close enough to not be a trek and far enough to provide a proper escape. Even with other guests in the dining...

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Reviewed 3 October 2016

An eye opener as to how beautiful the Klein Karoo is. Service was impeccable and food was amazing. Staff are friendly and helpful. Was an absolute pleasure waking up to the view of the mountain in the morning.

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Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed at Swartberg Country Manor during a cycle tour with friends. Exactly the luxury we needed after a long day on the bicycle. Supper at their Patat restaurant was fantastic, not least of which the freshly baked loaf of incredible bread they served after we asked for some extra carbs to prepare us for the day ahead.

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Morwell, Australia
Reviewed 16 September 2016

We were told it was to be a quaint, rustic, farm stay. We stayed in what was known as the workshop. That's what the room was in a former life. On arrival in the main house we were shown through the old homestead and continued down a path to the workshop. The room was quite remote from any other parts...

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Gauteng
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I absolutely loved this place! You feel welcome and at home as soon as you set foot in reception. Management will go the extra mile to meet your every need. We had dinner at 'Patat restaurant' and it was well worth it. They also have a good wine list. Rooms are spacious and well decorated. Friendly and...

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Sedgefield, South Africa
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

A big thank you to Leoni, Riaan and Jeandre for your hospitality and the welcome manner in which we were received. You are an asset to the manor and we will definitely be back! The setting is fantastic with awesone views if the mountains and every effort is made to make one feel at home.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 19 May 2016

We can't say enough about this incredible lodge set in the most spectacular setting. This really is our home away from home. It feels like visiting family when we go back there. Truly the BEST accommodation and hospitality in the region. Service Excellence, without a doubt! Thank you for a wonderful visit, every time.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Swartberg Country Manor is nestled on the farm "Voorbedacht" situated in the Cango Valley at the foot of the world-renowned Swartberg Pass. The picturesque panoramic view of the Swartberg Mountains will bring comfort to anyone that wants to "get away from it all" and simply soak up the peace of its tranquil surroundings.The farm was purchased in 2003 and welcomed its first guests in February 2005. The extraordinary views of the Swartberg Mountain from the veranda of the original farmhouse compelled us to create a venue where more people could share in the tranquillity and serenity of this beautiful valley."Voorbedacht" farm is a working farm, which offers our guests the unique opportunity to explore and experience the true essence of subsistence farming in the Little Karoo. Among the various agricultural products farmed, we also farm livestock such as, cattle, sheep and ostriches. Daily walks on the farm allow guests to experience the peace and serenity of this beautiful valley, while for the more "wild at heart"; mountain bikes are available to explore the more rugged terrain. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Swartberg Country Manor

Address: Farm Voorbedacht Matjiesrivier | Cango Valley, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Oudtshoorn
Price Range: €81 - €138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Swartberg Country Manor 4*
Number of rooms: 26
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