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Wild Almond,A Petite Country Cottage In McGregor

12 reviews
Dining and kitchen
The main bedroom
A lovely warm log burning fire
The patio,lookuing onto private garden
The Palmiet reed roof
The Plunge Pool
Oh so comfortable patio seating area
Dry wall in garden
The Road to Nowhere,gorgeous
The gum trees out front
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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
McGregor, Western Cape
A petite 2 bedroomed,2 bathroom cottage right in the heart of McGregor,a working farm village,Western Cape,South Africa.It is only 2 hours from the centre of Cape Town
This very pretty cottage is set in a typical Klein Karoo garden with a cooling plunge pool to enjoy in the summer months.The cottage has a stylish lounge ,with a log burning stove for those colder months,abutting a dining area and fully fitted kitchen with stove,microwave oven,crockery,pots and pans and even recipe books,antique Cape Dining table and chairs completes the scene.
Over 250 contemporary movies await your viewing pleasure(no live tv)...iPod dock music system and a selection of eclectic music.
Large outdoor entertaining space with Weber Barbecue,dining area and loungers looking out over the garden and pool,ideal space to soak up the tranquillity and peace of the...
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About the Owner, Dennis H
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 4 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 12 reviews and 2 properties
Interaction with guests
Once you have booked Wild Almond,I will send you a comprehensive 'Welcome Pack Email' which will inform you regarding keys,restaurants,wine estates etc etc which you will find very useful
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Excellent - based on 12 reviews
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Level 5 Contributor
48 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2017 for a stay in December 2017

Home away from home. Our host Denis welcomed us and spent time explaining everything this spacious and beautifully appointed cottage has to offer. One can cook or braai and there are facilities indoors and out to dine. On a hot day the plunge pool is an absolute treat. There are lovely bathrooms inside but my favourite treat was the outdoor...

Management response:

Dear Donna What a pleasure to host such a lovely family and thank you for your fabulous commentary.We look forward to welcoming you all back Kind regards Dennis Wild Almond


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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Level 4 Contributor
22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2017 for a stay in November 2017

Fantastic value for money, hotel quality bedding, ideal location, just a stroll from the main road!!

Management response:

That you for your great comments....really appreciated


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Jess O
South Africa
Level 6 Contributor
143 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2017 for a stay in May 2016

I have stayed at Wild Almond Cottage twice now and have loved it thoroughly both times! A storybook cottage in a storybook town, the cottage is cosy and beautiful in both summer and winter. Dennis and his wife pay great attention to detail to make your stay even more perfect than you hoped. Your morning views out of your bedroom...

Management response:

Thank you Jess for the fab review.It so lovely to hear that you, our special guests have enjoyed and appreciated their stays at Wild Almond.We look forward to your return. Kind regards Mo and Dennis


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  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
1)Not suitable for noisy gatherings
2) Water preservation is essential through primarily using showers,not leaving unattended taps running etc
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
McGregor is situated in the Breede River Valley,known as the 'Valley Of Wine And Roses'
It is a major Wine and Fruit producing area
McGregor was founded in the Victorian period and has many traditional 'adobe cottages'The village is surrounded by fields of vine and the McGregor Wine Company is a couple of kilometres outside of town.McGregor is home to numerous artists,health therapists,wellness clinics and well known potters like Paul de Jongh.
The main street in McGregor passes right through the village and winds through the beautiful surrounding country side for about 10kms until it reaches a high point at the start of a 4-5 hour hike across the Riviersondereinde Mountains to Grayton (permits are required and are available from the McGregor Tourism office in McGregor
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Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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