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Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve & Wellness Retreat

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Cederberg Mountains, Clanwilliam 8135, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My fiancé and I just came back from spending a weekend at Bushman's Kloof, and we couldn't be happier. The grounds are absolutely breathtaking, the food is incredible and the service was impeccable from beginning to end! Cecile and the entire team at Bushman's Kloof were amazing and we can't thank them enough for everything they did to make sure... More 

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JamesBasson, General Manager at Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve & Wellness Retreat, responded to this review

Dear AO_Kapoor Thank you very much for the taking the time to write a review and for the wonderful feedback about our lodge, it is greatly appreciated. I am really glad you enjoyed the food and service stay with us and I was pleased to read you had wonderful stay with us. It was an absolute pleasure having you here... More 

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I first went in 2009 and I'm going back again this year, 2015. Everyone is so kind and If I went anywhere else it would be a disappointment. The food is so delicious and everything is to order. The activities are exceptional as are the guides. It's such a friendly environment. The views are incredible. The facilities and rooms are... More 

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JamesBasson, General Manager at Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve & Wellness Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Caleb M Thank you very much for the taking the time to write a review and for the wonderful feedback about our lodge, it is greatly appreciated. I am really glad you had another enjoyable stay and once again it was an absolute pleasure having you here at the lodge. I hope to welcome you back in 2016. Yours... More 

Worcester, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

From the moment we checked in we were treated like house guests where our every need was met with a smile and the question- anything else we can do for you? The food was just fabulous..breakfast - lunch- high tea and then dinner! Oh my word and the last evening was spent having dinner under the stars! Just wonderful in... More 

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JamesBasson, General Manager at Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve & Wellness Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Nick & Brenda W Thank you very much for the taking the time to write a review and for the feedback about our lodge, it is greatly appreciated. I am really glad you enjoyed the food throughout your stay, I have to agree, our special dining venue under the stars called Embers is one of the most spectacular dining... More 

Guidlford, UK
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Bushmanskloof is a small slice of paradise set in the Cedarberg about 3 hours from Cape Town. It is a retreat with good food stunning scenery and staff keen to ensure your experience is the very best. There are 130 rock art sites on the estate and the guides are suitably knowledgeable on their supposed origin and equally knowledgable about... More 

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JamesBasson, General Manager at Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve & Wellness Retreat, responded to this review

Dear MBrOx Thank you very much for the taking the time to write a review and for the feedback about our lodge, it is greatly appreciated. I am really glad you enjoyed the stay with us and it was an absolute pleasure having you here at the lodge. I hope to welcome you back very soon. Yours Sincerely James Basson... More 

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61 reviews 61 reviews
21 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

3 hours out of Cape town in the middle of unbelievable scenery lies the exclusive resort of Bushmans Kloof, the small resort is surrounded by mountains in a very arid area however local springs and a lot of hard work have created a stunning oasis, the rooms are first class, food and wine superb, they also do game drives in... More 

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JamesBasson, General Manager at Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve & Wellness Retreat, responded to this review

Dear msg101 Thank you very much for the taking the time to write a review and for the feedback about our lodge, it is greatly appreciated. I am really glad you enjoyed the rock art trips and the food, it was an absolute pleasure having you here at the lodge. I hope to welcome you back very soon. Yours Sincerely... More 

Dendermonde, Belgium
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233 reviews 233 reviews
36 hotel reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whaww what a fantastic stay in de Cederbergen..the drive between the mountains before you arrive is already a top moment..fantastic scenery..the welcome is also ok but he woman that introduce us in the resort was ill ,so not a nice start...but when we saw our room is was really beautiful,we had room Cedar falls 1,the food here is also very... More 

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JamesBasson, General Manager at Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve & Wellness Retreat, responded to this review

Dear xavka Thank you very much for the taking the time to write a review about your stay at Bushmans Kloof. I am really glad you enjoyed your room and the location of it, as well as the food, spa and nature drives. Being predator free allows us to have meals in all different areas around the lodge and reserve... More 

Dubai
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37 reviews 37 reviews
14 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After driving into th wilderness for approx 40km from the nearest town,you then have a further few kiiometres to drive down a sand road through a rock desert landscape to find a green oasis. The buildings are all simple pleasant single storey with white painted rendered walls under a traditional thatched roof. The whole place has a tranquil atmosphere with... More 

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JamesBasson, General Manager at Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve & Wellness Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Anthony T Thank you very much for the taking the time to write a review and for the feedback about our lodge, it is greatly appreciated. I am really glad you enjoyed the stay with us and it was an absolute pleasure having you here at the lodge. Thank you for the feedback regarding the bathrooms, this will be... More 

Oostrozebeke, Belgium
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A peaceful location with excellent food and beverages. Service at the highest level, congratulations to the staff Drives to the amazing rock-art are an experience to remember. Do'nt forget to have a massage at the spa. We can fully recommend this lodge

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JamesBasson, General Manager at Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve & Wellness Retreat, responded to this review

Dear 547laurent49 Thank you very much for the taking the time to write a review and for the wonderful feedback about our lodge, it is greatly appreciated. I am really glad you enjoyed the stay with us and that you enjoyed the spa, it was an absolute pleasure having you here at the lodge. I hope to welcome you back... More 

Pwllheli, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned from another trip to Bushman's Kloof.What more is there to say about this wonderful place?The same marvellous attention to detail ,the lovely scenery,excellent food and wine ,the amazing bushman rock art ,all these are the same as ever but what really sets Bushman's Kloof apart is it's staff.Most of these have been here for years and it is... More 

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JamesBasson, General Manager at Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve & Wellness Retreat, responded to this review

Dear David H Thank you very much for the taking the time to write a review and for the wonderful feedback about our lodge, it is greatly appreciated. I am really glad you enjoyed the stay with us and it was an absolute pleasure having you here at the lodge once again. I hope to welcome you back very soon... More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A quite stunning location and extremely peaceful. You are able to do as much or as little as you please. One of the delightful features was the variety of locations for meals and the simple but tasty cuisine. Everything was to the highest standards. We have already recommended it to friends.

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JamesBasson, General Manager at Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve & Wellness Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Ron S Thank you very much for the taking the time to write a review and for the wonderful feedback about our lodge, it is greatly appreciated. I am really glad you enjoyed the stay with us and it was an absolute pleasure having you here at the lodge. I hope to welcome you back very soon and thank... More 

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