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Sugarbird Manor

4.0 of 5 Protea Heights Farm | Devon Valley Road, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Nestled in the picturesque Devon Valley, Sugarbird is one Stellenbosch's hidden gems. Set in beautiful surroundings this tranquil hide away is perfect for those looking for peace and quiet. A beautiful veranda complete with infinity pool overlooks the 'Big Flower' vineyard which provides couples with the perfect sunset views with which to enjoy a glass or two. The rooms are... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We cannot reccomend Sugarbird highly enough! The peaceful and stunning location, the breathtaking views, the attentive staff for whom no request is too much trouble, the lovely pool area, the two adorable resident cats! Everything about this place is amazing. If you get a chance stay in room 4 which has glorious views over the valley and a private terrace... More 

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SugarbirdManor, Manager at Sugarbird Manor, responded to this review

Good day Claudia & James, Thank you so much for reviewing Sugarbird Manor. We appreciate the effort, and want to thank you for your positive comments. It was a pleasure to have you here with us. I’ll be sure to pass your feedback to our superb staff. We are very proud of our location and privileged to enjoy such beautiful... More 

Fallbrook, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

There was nothing we would like to see changed about this beautiful manor. The view of the mountains from our room was breathtaking. We really enjoyed walking amongst the protea growing areas. Breakfast was excellent and made to order. Also, the staff was great- when I requested an ironing board and iron, the lovely woman at reception instead offered to... More 

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SugarbirdManor, Manager at Sugarbird Manor, responded to this review

Good day, Thank you so much for reviewing Sugarbird Manor. We appreciate the effort, and want to thank you for your positive comments. It is encouraging to get such feedback, as every single member of our staff really works hard on a daily basis to ensure that our guests are happy and comfortable. We are looking forward to welcoming you... More 

Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We will definitely be back to Sugarbird. We stayed three nights and what a lovely place sitting on a hill on a protea farm! Very private, very quiet. We stayed in one of they smaller rooms. Small room, but clean and very comfortable. Wonderful breakfast...everything you would want.

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SugarbirdManor, Manager at Sugarbird Manor, responded to this review

Good day Michael, Thank you so much for reviewing Sugarbird Manor. We appreciate the effort, and want to thank you for your positive comments. We are thrilled that you had such a peaceful and relaxing time here with us. Looking forward to welcoming you back to Sugarbird Manor in the near future. Kind regards, Madre & the Sugarbird Manor Team More 

Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Stayed just one night on business. Would love to return with my family to experience this beautiful guesthouse and the surrounding winelands. A beautiful view from the upstairs rooms and the pool deck lends itself to long tranquil afternoons sipping on local wines and in the winter there is a fireplace in the lounge to keep warm around. Exceptional service... More 

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SugarbirdManor, Manager at Sugarbird Manor, responded to this review

Good day Michael, Thank you so much for reviewing Sugarbird Manor. We appreciate the effort, and want to thank you for your positive comments. It is encouraging to get such feedback, as every single member of our staff really works hard on a daily basis to ensure that our guests are happy and comfortable. I'm sorry that you only had... More 

Medina, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

I will never forget our amazing visit to the beautiful working flower farm, Sugarbird Manor, nestled in the heart of the Stellenbosch wine lands. The Manor boasts a relaxing and comfortable atmosphere filled with colorful flowers, tastefully decorated rooms and sitting areas, delicious made-to-order food, plus award-winning Botanica wines made by the owner herself! Sitting by the infinity pool surrounded... More 

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SugarbirdManor, Manager at Sugarbird Manor, responded to this review

Dear Karyn, Thank you so much for reviewing Sugarbird Manor. We appreciate the effort, and want to thank you for your positive comments. It is encouraging to get such feedback. We are delighted to hear that you had such a great time here with us. We are looking forward to your next visit and to welcome you back to Sugarbird... More 

Salford
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Our only disappointment was that we only stayed one night whilst passing through. They do not do evening meals but that doesn't matter in an area with an abundance of eateries! We were welcomed by the friendly staff into this stunning property to be told our room had been upgraded to one with a view. And by god is it... More 

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SugarbirdManor, Manager at Sugarbird Manor, responded to this review

Good day, Thank you so much for reviewing Sugarbird Manor. We appreciate the effort, and want to thank you for your positive comments. Sorry you only got to spend one night here! We are looking forward to your next visit and to welcome you back to Sugarbird Manor in the near future. Good day, Kind regards, Madre & the Sugarbird... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Situated on a working Protea farm in the midst of the Stellenbosch winelands, this place is very central with beautiful views of the mountains. The rooms are quint and provide you have a mountain facing room - the view from your room is amazing!

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Isle of Wight, UK
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38 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

You will be hard pushed for a better view from most accommodations. Beautiful. We stayed for two nights. The room we had was spacious and comfortable and lovely to be able to admire the view while lazing in bed. Plenty of wardrobe space and a very large bathroom,(not sure the nude portrait is ideal!) tea and coffee facilities in room.... More 

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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Found in a rather mountainous area of stellenbosch the sugarbird manor is very pleasant if you enjoy nature, amazing views and some very private time with your loved one. It's a 10 minute drive to the center and the staff is very helpful and nice. I can recommend having the breakfast on your balcony facing the pool (best view). We... More 

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SugarbirdManor, Manager at Sugarbird Manor, responded to this review

Thank you Mario for this wonderful feedback. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Sugarbird Manor and that you had peace and quiet, as well as very private time with your family. I’ll be sure to pass on your feedback to our superb staff. We are very proud of our location and privileged to enjoy such... More 

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Address: Protea Heights Farm | Devon Valley Road, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Stellenbosch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Sugarbird Manor 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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