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The Hydro at Stellenbosch

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Overview
Ida's Valley, Stellenbosch 7602 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Brilliant. As a smoking, coffee infused meat eater this place freaked me out. Vegetarian meals, various teas and not really nicotine use friendly, I’m sure the freaking was understandable. The Food was tasty, the tea (especially the ginger/cinnamon with some raw honey) and the occasional...More

Thank 97stefanv
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Times have changed for the Hydro and although their marketing leaves much to be desired, this place has to be experienced rather than read about. Accomodation prices could be a little steep but there are different room categories and different room areas. The wing, the...More

Thank Jadee F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Until recently, I had forgotten about the old Rustenberg Hydro, now known as the Stellenbosch Hydro. My only memories about the hydro were my sister telling us about her experience about 20 years ago and how they received no food on the first day and...More

Thank Leon L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited the Hydro as a day visitor for a specific treatment. Afterwards I felt so much better. The therapist was excellent & explained the procedure. Thorough and professional yet courteous & friendly. Very satisfied! A beautiful serene Hydro. Keep an eye out for the...More

Thank EliseScholtz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife gave me the 5 day 4 night detox, relax,and stress relief package as a present. What a great present. Really enjoyed my 5 days there of walks, aqua, relaxation, meditation, various treatments and quietness in beautiful surroundings. My room was the budget room...More

Thank Graeme L
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The Hydro at Stellenbosch is South Africa's leading and preferred wellness destination. We provide an experience like no other and serve our guests with passion, pride and professionalism. We deliver ...More personnal care to ensure that each guest fully benefits in body, mind and soul. The Hydro is a place where it is truly about you. We offer 43 years of experience in the wellness industry and focus on detoxification and relaxation delivered in packages specifically designed to achieve preventative and sustainable health. We are a natural destination encouraging the vital forces within us to heal the body, the mind and the soul. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
54
Also Known As
The Hydro At Stellenbosch Hotel Stellenbosch
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The Hydro Hotel Stellenbosch
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Stellenbosch
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
54
Also Known As
The Hydro At Stellenbosch Hotel Stellenbosch
,
The Hydro Hotel Stellenbosch
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Stellenbosch
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Traveller (54)
Pool & Beach (9)
Room & Suite (7)
Dining (5)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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wistletone
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Response from AuntyWops | Reviewed this property |
The basic rooms that I saw recently don't tend to have a patio. Other than that, room still looks very comfortable and the environment is so wonderful, you don't tend to spend that much time in your room anyway
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"I think the more expensive rooms will be larger but my room for a single was fine"
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"I would recommend the new rooms as the older ones are quite noisy with the doors."
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"Suite is our personal preference but all rooms look onto nature"
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"My room was budget. Nothing wrong with it at all. Air con to keep warm and hot blanket."
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