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Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Lovely place and kind staff! We just can't point anything bad at all! Very good location, services, room, food, cleanliness... The price worth every cent. We recommend and also hope to be back soon. Thanks for everything!

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SWGuesthouse, Manager at Summerwood Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your kind words – we are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us, especially when you are creating such special memories on your honeymoon! It also great to know that you felt your stay was great value for money. We can't wait to welcome you back soon!

Worcester, South Africa
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Summerwood guest house is in a great location . We had a very spacious room with beautiful views over the mountains. Relaxing atmosphere-no noise. Lovely pool in lovely garden. Wonderful breakfast. Friendly staff.

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SWGuesthouse, Manager at Summerwood Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your lovely review, we truly appreciate your kind words. Its great to know you could relax in the peace and quiet of Summerwood!

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Summerwood guest house is in a great location. Beautiful building with very lovely pool. We were able to walk into Stellenbosch easily and also to Lanzerac vineyard. The room was very comfortable and perfectly clean. Lots of many things made this guest house a very good place to stay: fresh ground coffee in the bedroom and use of an Apple...

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SWGuesthouse, Manager at Summerwood Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback, we are so happy that you enjoyed your time with us here at Summerwood. We strive to think of little extras that make ones time here extra special and we are delighted that you appreciated that.

Knysna, South Africa
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Bike hire, close to town , lovely breakfasts and comfortable beds, Not noisy at all and has a beautiful garden with a lovely pool set in a very quiet area . staff service is excellent and will help with any wine route excursions. personable and homely. Bathrooms more than expected.

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SWGuesthouse, Manager at Summerwood Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your lovely review. It is always great to hear that our guests enjoy the tranquil location and our peaceful garden. Is a joy to know that our team wowed you with their service.

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Summerwood is a very charming guest house. Our stay was in the middle of the winter (july), so no swimming for us unfortunately. Nice swimmingpool though. Service is both friendly, and good. We asked information regarding hiring bikes. They immediately arranged it for us. The next morning, the bikes were already there when we enjoyed our breakfastB. reakfast is great,...

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SWGuesthouse, Manager at Summerwood Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thanks so much for your kind words, we are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and that you were impressed with our service and our rooms. We strive to please everyone with our breakfast options and are delighted to hear you relished it!  We hope the next time you visit us in the Summer you can...

Portrush, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2015

My husband and I along with our friends Tom and Valerie stayed at Summerwood Guest house on a recent visit to South Africa. What a wonderful place to stay. I cannot recommend this place highly enough, our room was beautiful, our bathroom was well supplied with scented soaps and creams and overall it was very comfortable. We would like to...

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SWGuesthouse, Manager at Summerwood Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you so much for taking the time to give us your feedback. It is wonderful to hear that you all enjoyed your time with us here at Summerwood. We have been working hard on improving our breakfast and are so happy to hear you have found it to be fabulous. We truly enjoyed having you all as...

South Africa
Reviewed 20 July 2015

I have been disappointed of late in booking accommodation after reading tripadvisor reviews but not this time! Summerwoods was everything it had promised and more! They went out of their way to accommodate my 13 year old daughter in her own room. The rooms were large, clean and tastefully decorated. Breakfast was excellent. The extra little touches made it a...

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SWGuesthouse, Manager at Summerwood Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Guest We are thrilled to hear that Summerwood has lived up to your expectations! We believe it is all in the details and are so happy to know that you appreciated the thought that goes into making ones stay memorable.

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 13 July 2015

My husband and I enjoyed our visit to Summerwood Guest House, It is a wonderful place to stay, friendly staff who made us feel very welcome. Our room was comfy, the breakfast was absolutely delicious! The garden beautiful. We will definitely love to do again!

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SWGuesthouse, Manager at Summerwood Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that our team made you feel at home. We look forward to welcoming you back to Summerwood soon!

Reviewed 13 June 2015

This place is amazing. A haven of peace and tranquillity. The breakfast was legendary. Couldn't fault it. My wife and I loved our stay there. The hosts were very welcoming and we would recommend it to others.

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SWGuesthouse, Manager at Summerwood Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Summerwood. We always hope that people will find our guesthouse an idyllic place to relax and enjoy their holiday in Stellenbosch. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed breakfast. We hope to see you again soon!

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 June 2015

My boyfriend and I chose to stay at Summerwood Guest House for one night towards the end of May as part of a drive up the Garden Route from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth. Our first stop was Stellenbosch for a day or wine tasting! I would start by saying the place is absolutely beautiful. The grounds and house are...

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Dear Guest Thanks a million for this feedback. We are so proud of our guesthouse and love to hear our guests enjoyed their stay. The grounds are such an important part of Summerwood and we take pleasure in maintaining the lush greenery that surrounds us here. We are so glad that you enjoyed the variety of breakfast options we have...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This unique mansion, originally built in 1904, was designed by an Italian architect and has been lovingly restored to meet the demands of the modern traveler. It is set in a spectacular garden featuring a great variety of indigenous plants. Our friendly staff can advise you and organize activities in the village and surrounding areas such as guided wine tours, hiking tours, transfers, golf arrangements and much more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Summerwood Guest House

Address: 28 Jonkershoek Street | Mostertsdrif, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa (Formerly Summerwood Boutique Hotel)
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Stellenbosch
Price Range: €84 - €190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Summerwood Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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