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Acara

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Winery Road | nr Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch 7130, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Acara Lodge and Fiona as our host was a stunning experience. We had a great time in this Bijou near Stellenbosch. Great accomodation from beautiful rooms to luxurious cottages in a peaceful and relaxing environement. Great breakfast to be enjoyed on the terrace, nice swimmingpool to plunge in after visiting wineries and a charming and accomodating host to talk to.... More 

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Thank Urs Z
Cape Town Central, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a wonderful stay at Acara, absolutely better than any hotels in the area. Great location near several wineyards and a lovely garden and pool. Fiona helped us out making reservations at very nice restaurants and was always available if one needed. Highly recommended!

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Thank Johannes H
Hermanus, South Africa
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just sometimes you find perfection and Acara is just that. If you crave tranquility, peace, coupled with comfort and good service Acara is the place for you. We stayed at Acara just after New Year after enjoying the cricket at Newlands and the hustle and bustle of the waterfront. We arrived at Acara to a very warm welcome. Fiona goes... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and my husband stayed at the Acara in between Christmas and new year. Fiona was so hospitable and friendly. Our room was perfect and the bed was so comfy! Fiona went above and beyond when it came to getting us a reservation at one of the many restaurants in stellenbosch (tip: book before your trip as everywhere was booked... More 

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Turku, Finland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

The atmosphere of the place with the garden, wonderful view and and friendly host is perfect for us. Also the fauna is fascinate. I have newer taken better photos about owls. We have now been two times at Acara and will stay there also during next vacation.

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Thank timokvist
Kleinostheim, Germany
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

A beautiful place in the middle of the wine region. The landscaping of the outer area is absolute gorgeous with pool and an affectionately cared-for dreamlike garden. Fiona and her staff are very warm and caring persons. Her tips for dinner were very useful. The rooms are lovingly equipped. We enjoyed our stay with Fiona and for sure, we´ll come... More 

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Thank 536elfriedes
The Hague, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at Acara for a midweek and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Fiona is a wonderful host, her staff is there to make your stay very comfortable. The cottages are cozy and well equipped. Fiona is there when you need her, for advice and helping you around. I almost forgot to tell about the surroundings; so very beautiful and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

We found Acara by chance but loved everything about our short time there. Fiona could not have been more welcoming and accomodating. The gardens, animals (well behaved) the furnishings of the unit was all first class. The kitchen was just like home, the Internet connection and tv worked well. Fiona was charming and helpful and obviously hard working.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Wow. This is the a true littler romantic gem. Located between. Farms in a beautiful garden with birds chirping, owls sitting in trees and generally just wonderful. Very helpful staff. Fiona helped us getting a guide to travel for a day trip to the wine farns with the best guide a family could want. It was so wonderful we decided... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

After many years of visiting the Western Cape we have been looking for somewhere to replace our preferred "home from home" which is no longer available. At Acara we have found it! It ticks all the boxes for us - a family feel, small, beautiful setting, wonderful gardens, pristine pool, comfortable beds and accommodation and welcoming hosts. Add to that... More 

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