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Barry House on Riverton

Farmhouse -
6 Bedrooms , 5 Bathrooms , Sleeps 14
Robertson, Western Cape
Exclusive self-catering 4 star original farmhouse with modern bathrooms on Riverton thoroughbred horse stud and wine farm. Nestled in the heart of wine tasting estates in the Breede Valley, 6 km from the restaurants in the village of Robertson. Sleeps 10 to 14 guests in 6 bedrooms with 5 bathrooms. Relax in the shade of the long veranda and drink in the magnificent views of the horse paddocks and vineyards back-dropped by the Langeberg mountains.

The bedrooms have either an ac or a fan and panel heater and coffee/tea making facilities. The home is spacious with a lounge, dining room, breakfast room, fully equipped kitchen and family/TV room with a flat screen TV offering the full DSTV bouquet of channels, DVD, iPad/IPhone docking station, card table, board games and table tennis.Guests are welcome to walk around the farm or wander down...
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Listing #HL341458
About the Owner
Natasha B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:88%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2013
Interaction with guests
Guests will be welcomed and given a tour of the house. A guest book and a map of the activities in the area are available in the sitting room for your convenience. The owners live on the farm 400m away and are available should guests require any assistance or information.
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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

A wonderful weekend spent at Barry House! The house is stunning and we loved hearing about the history behind it. It is well catered for large groups and offers the perfect space for entertaining. Natasha and Duncan were extremely accommodating and made us feel right...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank JustineM1586
Management response:Responded 27 June 2018

So glad you enjoyed your stay at Barry House on Riverton! It was lovely meeting you all!

Reviewed 22 November 2017

This is a quaint sprawling house that is perhaps a little lost in time. The rooms are nicely done and there's everything you need but it does feel like the owners left thirty years ago It's very close to Robertson and in a vineyard//stud farm,...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank HHH666Y
Management response:Responded 12 April 2018

We appreciate your honest assessments and have included them in our budget planning. To help our guest to enjoy the view whilst chilling on the long veranda we have installed 3 overhead fans - the moving air currents are successfully keeping the flies away. Whilst...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2017

We had the privilege to stay in Barry House for a weekend. Each of our group had a lovely bedroom and could enjoy the most lovely decor and antique furniture while being spoiled with all the modern facilities. The owners were friendly and welcoming and...More

Date of stay: November 2016
Thank IP_CapeTown
Management response:Responded 31 January 2017

Thank you for your wonderful review! We love that you and your group appreciate the historic charm of Barry House on Riverton as much as we do. Good to hear that our staff were friendly and efficient and came up trumps with your home-baked bread...More

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (14)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (14)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Porch
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(6)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
Drink the water provided in the jugs or from the reverse osmosis spout in the kitchen - the tap water comes from the farm dam. Smoking is only allowed outside the house - ashtrays...
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    3 Attached (ensuite)
    6 Twins
    2 Fulls
    2 Kings
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Barry House is let as a unit, irrespective of the number of guests in any one party (maximum of 14) that wish to book the house. Scroll the flag on the top right to select your currency.
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About the neighbourhood
The people in the picturesque Robertson area are warm and friendly. Wine tasting is usually offered at no charge. Viljoensdrift wine estate also offers picnic lunches to be enjoyed on board a river cruise down the Breede. Nerina offers authentic South African cuisine breakfasts, lunches & sundown dinners on board a barge. Birds Paradise has 300 cages of exotic birds and animals with a play park for the children to enjoy whilst the adults enjoy the tea room. Breakfast or partake of a low GI lunch under the pepper trees or in air conditioned luxury at neighbouring Bon Courage wine estate. Celebrate sun down at Mo & Rose whilst strolling through their extensive cactus garden.
Getting around
Contact us to arrange a wine tour. However to really explore the area it is advisable to rent a car at the airport. Due to the vastness of the country South Africa's transport system is not that convenient.
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How to get there
Airport: Cape Town International : 122.0 km
Contact us to arrange an airport transfer to Robertson. To really explore the area it is however advisable to rent a car at the airport. Due to the vastness of the country South Africa's transport system is not that convenient.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 120.0 km.
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