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Berluda Farmhouse & Cottages

4.0 of 5 Schoemanshoek, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Paarl, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband & I stayed at Berluda for one night. They made a double booking with our room and had to move us to the honeymoon suite. Which was more expensive, but they covered the difference in cost. Which we appreaciated. We were coldly treated when arrived. The honeymoon suite at R1 400 a night is a total rippoff!. So... More

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Houston, TX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On our trip through South Africa, this was our very favorite accommodation. We have travelled quite a bit and can say that everything about this place was perfect! The rooms were wonderfully decorated (and large) and they thought of every little detail there...it's the little things that matter. The grounds were so beautiful with all the plants and flowers including... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We only stayed 1 night, passing through from Plettenburg to Hermanus, but you have to stay here! Great accommodation cottages and very close to Cango Caves and various Ostrich show farms. They recommended a local game lodge as a nice place to eat that evening and promptly made reservations for us. We wish we stayed for a 2nd night!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I stayed here with my teenage son, it was part of a 2 week tour of the Southern cape. We had travelled from The Addo Elephant Park and it was quite a drive to say the least. I havent ever driven that sort of distance without seeing anyone. Great welcome with a cheery smile and a bottle of wine. Our... More

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Robertson, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The last time I visited Oudshoorn was 27 years ago. What a treat to stay at Berluda. We had a fantastic cottage with beautiful rooms and decor and chatted in front of the fire until late. The filter coffee went down a treat the next morning and I will recommend this to anyone!!! My son enjoyed feeding the ostriches some... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We spent a couple of nights as part of a driving holiday. This is an excellent base from which to visit the Kango Caves and the Swartberg Pass. Our cottage was a bit tired but otherwise very spacious and comfortable. The wood fired Braai outside was very welcome and we were soon able to get a roaring fire going, both... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We had a wonderful stay at Berluda. The guest cottage we stayed in was very spacious and it was great to have 2 large bedrooms and bathrooms as we were travelling with a 5 year old and 3 year old. The children loved having ostriches right on their door step and enjoyed playing in the open spaces around the farm.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We really enjoyed our 4 nights stay at Berluda. The cottage we stayed in were comfortable and my husbanf enjoyed the braai on the stoep. There is amazing bird life and the children enjoyed the open space. We had breakfast the one morning ehich was very nice. The service is very friendly and helpful. We also enjoyed the farm tour.... More

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Northern Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We recently spent two nights here in the honeymoon suite which was very spacious and beautifully furnished. Cindy was very welcoming and helpful in making dinner reservations at two local restaurants and provided very useful information about what to do in the area. Being winter, we did not see any other guests so felt a little isolated and had breakfast... More

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Spalding, United Kingdom
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16 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Our room was very nice, with somewhat old-fashioned furnishings, although very much in keeping with 'Dutch South African' style. One major problem was the 'blown' plaster on one wall, caused by what looked like damp from the drips from the A/C unit outside, lying on a path against the wall. Otherwise very good, with the A/C unit used to heat... More

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Address: Schoemanshoek, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Oudtshoorn
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Berluda Farmhouse & Cottages 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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