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Thylitshia Villa Country Guesthouse

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent one night passing through on this amazingly beautiful estate! We were welcomed by Lollies and felt right at home! The room is very charmingly decorated and provides for all the luxuries one can wish for. Take the time to relax in the garden after enjoying the delicious breakfast... This place is definitely a recommendation for anyone seeking peace...

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Thylitshia is a lovely place to stay while exploring the interesting town and surrounding area. There are only a small number of rooms, each with a very pleasant sitting area looking out over the lawns and small swimming pool, towards the distant mountains. The rooms are well appointed and more spacious than they might first appear, as they go back...

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Klaaswaal, The Netherlands
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Excellent residence for discovery the surroundings of Oudtshoorn. Beautiful view over the valley with even "Afrikaans" speaking Manager. Room was even worth at least 5 stars !!!!!!! Also dinner prepared with local products deserves a Michelin Star !!!!

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London, UK
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We were greeted by a sign on the door telling us which room we were in - the owner was playing golf at the time. The room was OK but not quite what I was expecting. The professional photos make the hotel look much better than what's there in reality. And the pool is absolutely tiny. The sun loungers looked...

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Celle, Germany
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Touring from Cape Town, along the Garden Route then upto JoBurg with a couple of stops on the way. This stop was just what we wanted, quite secluded but central from lots. Ideal place to relax or make a few outings to local attractions (we went to Highgate Ostrich Farm just down the road and Buffelsdrift Game Lodge). If you...

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Newtown, Connecticut
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

If you want to be greeted by flower petals on your bed, this is the place for you. Proprietor Llolis rolls out the red carpet and then some for guests at this cozy inn. Rooms have wifi and air conditioning, which is quite welcome in this part of the world. We even had our car washed overnight without asking. Llolis...

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Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

We didn't stay at Thylitshia but we joined our friends who were staying there, and loved it, for a superb dinner and drinks. Lollies is an amazingly friendly and welcoming host and the food was wonderful, homely and traditional but definitely of restaurant quality. Special mention must go to Lollies wife, who sadly we didn't get to thank personally, for...

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Gerrit J, Owner at Thylitshia Villa Country Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Guests. Thank you so much for the wonderful review and compliments! Your special appreciation for our efforts motivate us, to go the extra mile. In you we really have met 2 special people, with a zest for life. You have enriched our lives. We appreciate your kind support and look forward to seeing you again! Have a wonderful trip...

Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Great location with fabulous views. Made to feel very welcome. Family run so very homely. Accommodation was immaculate and wonderful decor in the room. Look forward to returning :) should have had booked more time!

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Gerrit J, Owner at Thylitshia Villa Country Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Guests. Many thanks for the great review. We appreciate your support and are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay! We look forward seeing you again. Kind Regards Lollies & Elriza Janse van Rensburg

Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 5 November 2016

We had stay for an overnight at this lovely place. Everything was just great: Dinner and breakfast were delicious (although vegeteration options can be improved for dinner), clean room , super comfortable bed, great staff, and wonderful hospitality by Lollies. By the way, in case visiting around, don't miss the swartberg pass on the way between Oudtshoorn and Prince Albert...

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Gerrit J, Owner at Thylitshia Villa Country Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Guests. Many thanks for the great review! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay! Your compliments motivate us to go the extra mile! We appreciate your support and look forward seeing you again! Kind Regards Lollies & Elriza Janse van Rensburg

Reviewed 3 November 2016

We had a great stay and a very warm welcome from Lollies and the crew. Lollies is incredibly helpful and nothing was too much trouble. Dinner was excellent, ostrich with a very nice bottle of wine. The rooms were very clean.

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Gerrit J, Owner at Thylitshia Villa Country Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Guests. Thank you for the nice review. Your compliments motivate us to maintain a high standard and to provide the best service possible. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay! Kind Regards Lollies & Elriza Janse van Rensburg

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Thylitshia Villa is a beautiful newly renovated Vintage Geusthouse in the countryside of Oudtshoorn. This cosy 4 star guesthouse is a haven of peace and tranquillity, set in the captivating Olifants River Valley. It is perfectly situated for exploring Oudtshoorn, the ostrich capital of the world. Set in a peaceful garden abundant with bird life and a panoramic view if the Swartberg Mountains.Creating an an abience of French Vintage charm and warmth, 8 en-suite bedrooms are luxuriously and elegantly decorated,while thoughtful touches and attention to detail ensures a special romantic stay.All rooms have a private entrance onto their own private patio with breathtaking views of the beautiful gardens, swimmingpool and the valley.Relax with the sound of chirping birds and shimmering fountain.Pampered luxury, dedication to personal service and elegant hospitality-all this is Thylitshia Villa Guesthouse.We extend to you an invitation to a country escape which will create memories that will take a lifetime to fade..... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thylitshia Villa Country Guesthouse

Address: | 20km from Oudtshoorn - direction Mossel Bay, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Oudtshoorn
Price Range: €86 - €98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Thylitshia Villa Country Guesthouse 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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