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torino
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 30 August 2013

Excellent breakfasts, great hospitality, highly recommended. Lisa and his staff are very patient and nice people. They organized for us an unforgettable township tour. Not so close to the city, but it is worth making some kilometers. Very convenient for Cape good hope and wineland tour. Thanks!

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Nice, France
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 August 2013

I stayed 5 days in May at Willowbrok Lodge and I really loved it. I know Somerset West and also this guest house for more than 20 years and even that there are hundred of guesthouses and b&bs around I am very confident that Willowbrook Lodge represents still one of the best and maybe the most typcial South Africian upmarket... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 May 2013

Wow, second time at Willowbrook! Once again we loved the beautiful gardens and the gentle stream flowing by. Our room was luxurious and we spent two days totally relaxing. Their country breakfast was a scruptuous bacon, egg, sausage, mushroom, toast, orange juice and coffee delight. We also managed to get Springbok rugby player, Brian Habana to give us his autograph... More 

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Thank Stuart R
Hertford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 April 2013

We stayed at Willowbrook for one night in December 2012. We had our two small children (aged 4 and 1) with us and we are always worried that even though places say they are child friendly they are not really. Willowbrook was brilliant! The staff were great with the children. The restaurant (whose food is outstanding) adjusted the menu options... More 

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Thank Anna_Scott77
Stroud, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 April 2013

A wonderful week's stay at this lovely guest lodge. Very friendly and attentive staff, nothing was too much trouble. The room was large and well decorated and the breakfast delicious, Thank you to everyone who made our stay so memorable. We shall be back!

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Thank Caroline186291
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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Reviewed 22 April 2013

My wife and I went here for our anniversary last year. The service was great and the room impeccable. The whole place had a magical charm. Definitely recommended should you stay in Cape Town and want to get away from the hustle and bustle of the metropolis. Because their double room was under renovation, they offered us the deluxe suite... More 

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Thank Ashraf S
Hermanus, South Africa
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Reviewed 13 April 2013

The western cape wine lands area must rate as one of the world,s most celebrated tourist areas,and this gem,ideally located in a pristine mountain setting ,is a haven of tranquility in this noisy rushed world It is also the ideal base from which to launch your daily adventures: Spectacular coastal drive ,that rivals the best of Amalfi coast..from Gordon's bay,via... More 

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Thank Nordicpie
Zurich, Switzerland
1 review
Reviewed 25 March 2013

We had the pleasure of spending a week at Willowbrook. A very quiet spot with lots of privacy. All staff have been extremely helpful. We were very well looked after; all our needs expectations were more than fulfilled. It’s a pleasant way of starting holidays, in vicinity of fabulous Golf courses and some of the best restaurants are just “around... More 

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Thank Jacqueline T
St Albans, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 7 March 2013

I stayed here for five nights prior to travelling around South Africa. Had a fabulous time. Very peaceful and charming surroundings yet with a great welcoming atmosphere! Nothing was too much trouble for the staff, they were all very helpful. Tours and arrangements were made directly with the hotel making my stay most relaxing. Definitely stay here next time I... More 

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Highland, New York
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Reviewed 23 February 2013

Willowbrook is a small gem that I was able to experience thanks to a friend who had stayed there in the past. Rooms are large, and all look out to your privet patio. Lovely pool area and wonderful restaurant to boot. We had a I great wine tour with John, arranged by hotel. Everything was taken care of with ease.... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Willowbrook Country House offers luxury accommodation in an idyllic, private and secluded country setting amidst lush gardens in the quiet residential town of Somerset West in the Western Cape, South Africa. Owner Lisa will welcome you and personally make sure that your stay at Willowbrook Country House is a superb experience. Our location offers the advantage of being in close proximity to the tourist hot spots of the area, pristine golf courses, sandy beaches, the Cape winelands and popular towns including Cape Town, Stellenbosch, Franschhoek and Hermanus. Willowbrook Country House also offers an exquisite dining experience – the D’Vine Restaurant, voted among the top 100 in South Africa. Our garden setting next to the river is also ideal for intimate private functions such as weddings and smaller conferences. ... more   less 

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Address: Morgenster Avenue, Somerset West 7130, South Africa (Formerly Willowbrook Lodge)
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Somerset West
Price Range: €89 - €174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Willowbrook Country House 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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 of 5 bubbles FrizzyFrosty, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are spacious and even the petite doubles aren't particularly small.”
 of 5 bubbles 201alisonc, 16 Mar 2016 | Read review
“all rooms seem to have garden view, some also pool view. All rooms are quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles tunnejohn, 15 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Room with garden near river”
 of 5 bubbles michaeldufty, 20 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the back have the best garden views but front rooms are closer to restaurant and pool,,, depends on what you are wanting,,,”
 of 5 bubbles Simlyhippychic, 13 Dec 2015 | Read review
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