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Paddabult Self-Catering Cottages

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for our first 3 nights of a 3 week road trip from CT to the South Coast. It was around 45 minutes to Cape Town Waterfront and well placed to visit Paarl and Stellenbosh, and not far from Fariview Goat, Wine and Cheese farm. The unit was cosy, but there was enough space for 4 adults and...

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Janene v, Manager at Paddabult Self-Catering Cottages, responded to this review

Hello JonMKP, Thank you for your kind review and pointing out a couple of things to us. I agree with you that we can lit up the braai area a bit more. Being on the farm there isn't much light. We will most def. look into this matter! Unfortunately everybody have different needs when it comes to the kitchen... which...

Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything was perfect. Just the worm problem - is there nothing that can be sprayed to prevent them? Although I am sure you have tried every option that you can. The cottage was clean and had everything that we needed. The place is so peaceful and tranquil. The staff were extremely accommodating and helped wherever they could.

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Janene v, Manager at Paddabult Self-Catering Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We have tried everything on the market for the millipedes. There's a certain time of year that they show up and it's usually after a little bit of rain. Unfortunately there is nothing we can do. We generally get rid of them during the day, but as soon as the sun sets and it gets...

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Beautiful location well maintained accommodation. Only complaint is that the bathroom needed upgrading . Otherwise very comfortable and an enjoyable weeks stay. Would recommend it to anyone who needs a base with which to explore the surrounding area.

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Janene v, General Manager at Paddabult Self-Catering Cottages, responded to this review

Hello Hugo, Thank you for your kind review. It's much appreciated. I am very pleased to say that we're doing major bathroom renovations starting April this year. We'll be putting in a bigger window, new ceilings, toilet's and an even bigger and more modern shower. We have been planning to do this for quite some time, just need to find...

Old Marikana/Rustenburg Road
Reviewed 15 March 2017

I can recommend Paddabult to every one it is the nices place to stay, close to all the wine farms, Franschoek, Stellenbosch and Paarl. The staff is very friendly and the chalets are very clean. If it was possible I would have stay longer

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Janene v, General Manager at Paddabult Self-Catering Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. I have to agree that Paddabult is very central and a good base for the winelands and surrounding towns. Hope to see you again! Regards, Janene

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We were very happy with our stay at the Paddabult Cottage. The 2 rooms share a bathroom and toilet so you need to know the persons well that you share with. Very convenient as we visited the Paarl area the one day and the Franshoek area the next day.

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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
Reviewed 21 February 2017

A comfortable and clean cottage, within pretty surroundings, well situated and close to all the must see places. The staff who welcomed us were so friendly and the cleaning staff were just as friendly and helpful!

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Heidelberg, South Africa
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We slept over for a wedding at a venue close by, fantastic service, clean, enough space and quite a good design. i would stay there again, and would recommend to people looking for accomodation in Paarl area.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Nice and clean, well positioned for exploring the area. Great amenities. well equipped for a longer stay. would be great for families too. helpful and Lovely staff. Comfy beds. Highly recommend this place,

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Vashon, Washington
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Adjacent to a citrus farm, these cottages are great. The cottages are not close together, and there is plenty of lawn for kids to run around. They are clean and well supplied with coffee, tea, etc. If what you want is 5 Star... go elsewhere. There are plenty of great restaurants and wine estates in the area. You will need...

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Was travelling, stayed with my daughter who is student at Stellenbosch. Accommodation very spacious and clean, has aircon, which was on when we arrived, as was very hot day. All appliances working, nice braai wood supplied. Unfortunately we had group of young men, locals, having party in cottage next to us. Their music was on from arrival at 15h00 until...

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Janene v, Manager at Paddabult Self-Catering Cottages, responded to this review

Thank-you so much for your review. Since this occurance we have implemented the necessary steps to avoid this from happening in the future. Our apologies for any inconvenience caused and thank you once again for all the positive pointers made by yourself in connection with our establishment. Kind Regards

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated on the historic Bloemendal farm, established by grant in 1692 by Governor Simon van der Stel. Paddabult, is surrounded by lush vineyards with the imposing Boland mountains in the background.Our beautifully designed hillside Self Catering Cottages will provide you with a unique pastoral experience.Equidistant from Franschhoek, Paarl and Stellenbosch and only 45 minutes from Cape Town International Airport, and the V&A Waterfront, yet far enough from the hustle and bustle of the city, Paddabult offers you total relaxation on a working wine and fruit farm. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Paddabult Self-Catering Cottages

Address: Bloemendal | Simondium, Paarl 7670, South Africa (Formerly Paddabult Country House)
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Paarl
Price Range: €93 - €107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Paddabult Self-Catering Cottages 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“All units looked equal, the lower the number, the further from the road, however a quiet road so not a lot of diffference.”
JonMKP, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Cottages further from the road are quieter”
JanW70, 12 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Request a cottage further away from the road as it can be a bit noisy.”
Oiltraveller, 4 Jun 2015 | Read review
“I think they are all the same, so they should all be great!”
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“wifi strength depends on where you stand and which cottage you are in”
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