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Surval Boutique Olive Estate

R328 - Cango Caves Road, Oudtshoorn, South Africa
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Ranked #23 of 66 Oudtshoorn B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This boutique hotel is wonderful for a long, relaxed visit or just for an overnight stop. Thel facilities are beautiful and well kept The rooms are large and spacious and ours had a full bathroom, , well stocked mini-bar good coocking en service. verry heklpfull.

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Cape Town, South Africa
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went as a group of friends. Our room was great and had an old Aga stove in it, just adding to the character of the room. Tastefully decorated and furnished. The location of the property just outside Oudtshoorn, gives you a feel of the surrounding area. The hotel is located right in the Olive tree farm next to a... More

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Cape Town, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

A beautiful working olive farm in Oudtshoorn. Rooms are clean and tastefully decorated. Restaurant was excellent-can highly recommend the mushroom fillet. Enjoyed watching Soccer World Cup in bar area with a roaring log fire-thanks to Anton. Service at reception desk was very average-had to sign my credit card slip with a pencil??

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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

We as a family of four stayed at the beautiful Surval olive estate on our way down to the coast. The estate is located 5km outside Oudtshoorn on a working olive farm. Our room was a duplex suite with huge barn doors that could open up to the amazing views. The surrounding gardens are well laid out and I'm sure... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

I had the good fortune of discovering Surval Boutique Olive Estate on a recent visit to Oudsthoorn. Although I attended to official business in Oudtshoorn for the week, the well positioned estate just 5km outside of town that presented a splendid relaxing haven after work, the lovely room with views to die for i stayed in and the beautiful surroundings... More

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Marc L, General Manager at Surval Boutique Olive Estate, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. It is always wonderful to read good reviews from happy guests, particularly those who have stayed on more than one occasion or for several days. We will be sure to thank each of the staff who went out of their way to make your stay a happy and... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

We stopped over on our way to Knysna. What a lovely hotel. The decor is stunning and service amazing. Wished we could have stayed longer. The staff are friendly and the breakfast fresh fruit and really worth the money. The guard in the parking area was very helpful looking after our mountain bikes not worrying that it will disappear during... More

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Marc L, General Manager at Surval Boutique Olive Estate, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us ion Trip Advisor. The safety and happiness of our guests and their belongings is very important to us. knowing you are at a secure and safe location means your family and particularly children are able to enjoy those wide open spaces unhindered. I hope we see you soon in the not... More

Stellenbosch, South Africa
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Lovely venue just outside Oudtshoorn. Close to all the major attractions. Perfect wedding venue, beautiful little chappel on premises, outdoor cocktail area and a spacious venue for the wedding dinner. Feels like being on a farm in the middle of nowhere, very peaceful. Room was small and relatively pricey, but well equipped and tidy. Restaurant has nice menu for both... More

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Marc L, General Manager at Surval Boutique Olive Estate, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us ion Trip Advisor. I am glad that you had a wonderful visit with us at Surval, we do indeed strive to create a place where people feel they have been transported to a please of quiet and relaxation, whilst still having the pleasures of modern holidaying experiences. More

Cape Town Central, South Africa
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

The room seemed nice, but I found the service and facilities to be very below standard. If I compare the pricing and service received from 4 and 5 star rated places we stayed at, Surval was one of the most expensive and most disappointing.

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

We stayed for 3 nights as our son was getting married in Surval and the whole experience was wonderful. A dream setting surrounded by mountains. The rooms were fabulous, especially the honeymoon suite. The staff were friendly and helpful.It is a short drive into Oudtshoorn. Would definitely recommend.

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Marc L, General Manager at Surval Boutique Olive Estate, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us on trip advisor I would like to just mention a few aspects regarding the building its self. we have structured Surval Boutique Olive Estate on the existing buildings of this almost 200 year old farm, rather than brutally destroying the handy work and craftsmanship of builder of that era to erect... More

Johannesburg, South Africa
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Well one can only assume that when booking at a Boutique hotel that’s exactly what you get - specialised, above average service, dining etc …unique from the run of the mill hotel experience’s so to speak. Regrettably this has become the “status” many small establishments have in mind but somehow do not have the means in achieving this. Surval Botique... More

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Marc L, General Manager at Surval Boutique Olive Estate, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us on trip advisor I would like to just mention a few aspects regarding the building its self. we have structured Surval Boutique Olive Estate on the existing buildings of this almost 200 year old farm, rather than brutally destroying the handy work and craftsmanship of builder of that era to erect... More

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Address: R328 - Cango Caves Road, Oudtshoorn, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Oudtshoorn
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