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Calitzdorp Country House

follow the 'Groenfontien' sign at the old cemetery for 2 kms | Besem, Calitzdorp 6660, South Africa
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Calitzdorp Country House
Ranked #1 of 8 Calitzdorp B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Friendly hosts enjoyed in a relaxed environment in which one felt spoilt. Lovely outside view. Excellent dinner and breakfast. All this centred around a extremely comfortable room with all the pleasures one would hope for.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spend a night at this lovely guesthouse on the edge of Calitzdorp. The rooms were very well appointed and every detail was seen too. The owners were very helpful and hospitable and we would definitely recommend this guesthouse to everyone. Thank you again. H+R

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

This was our third stay and the first with the new owners, even better than before !!! Accomodation is first class, the people friendly and responsive to your every need be it a special breakfast request, advice on what to do who to see or joining us for supper in town at their favourite restaurant. Particularly enjoyed the first coffee... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Under new ownership and currently being looked after by the parents of the owners, this a great place to stay in the area. The food is good and plentiful. Our room with a paio was comfortable after a long drive. Would definitely stay again.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

This guesthouse was built for and designed by the current owners, and their care and attention to detail was evident throughout our stay. They have clearly loved their project over the past eight years. It's situated 2km from Calitzdorp. We had a large ensuite bedroom with private patio, which was spotless. They have an outside pool, and beautiful gardens with... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

We stayed at the Calitzdorp Country House after reading such rave reviews on Tripadvisor.and we're not disappointed. The house is located some 2 km along a dirt road,leading to a wonderful view across the valley. Don't miss the sunset from the veranda. The service provided by Alan and Lyn was impeccable. The rooms spacious and well furnished. We did not... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

We decided to spend a night in Calitzdorp to do some Port tasting. We are very glad that we did, we discovered the most fantastic boutique hotel and only wish that we could stay for longer. We will definitely go back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

Calitzdorp country house is situated on a hill overlooking the port vineyards, it is a stunning house with so much charm you simply want to sit and take it in. The hosts are very welcoming and informative as well as very flexible to your needs and desires. The breakfast was fabulous and all in all it was a fantastic experience.... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

There are many jewels of accomodations places in the Karoo and The Calitzdorp Country House is one of them. The view over the valley, the meticulous eye for detail in the care of guests, the food and peace- all go to making this one of those gems in the Karoo. I have visted the Country House twice and never been... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

We were not disappointed in our choice to spend a week at The Calitzdorp Country House. We used it as our base to explore the immediate region with the majestic mountain passes, the picturesque friendly Karoo towns, and the many scenic drives all of which was food for the soul. Every morning a sumptuous yet elegant breakfast awaited us on... More

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Address: follow the 'Groenfontien' sign at the old cemetery for 2 kms | Besem, Calitzdorp 6660, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Calitzdorp
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $

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Calitzdorp Country House offers spectacular views across a fertile valley of vineyards and orchards to the majestic Swartberg mountains beyond. Extravagantly furnished with antiques, special fabrics and original art, the House is nicely situated at the gateway to the Garden Route.Capturing the style of a gentleman's country residence, Calitzdorp Country House has a quiet, elegant ambiance and offers every facility and service guests would expect of a five star boutique hotel. ... more   less 
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