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The Farmhouse Hotel

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5 Egret Street, Langebaan 7375, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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86 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hotel- beautifully restored. The museum pieces and small sweets shop bring back tons of memories. One is taken back to the times you visited your grandparents in their farm. Service is exactly the way it was back then. There is a therapist in attendance at the Spa offering facials and massage. Their are fireplaces throughout the hotel BUT the... More 

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Charl_Schoeman01, Manager at The Farmhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Dear travelisourhobby, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay with us. I am so glad to hear that you had such a lovely time with us and its great to hear that you enjoyed all the facilities at our establishment. I would however like to apologies for the smoke in the dining room,... More 

Somerset West, South Africa
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91 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Usually I stay in guesthouses because so many hotels are impersonal. But not this one. Old (original building from 1860) but clean, gracious, comfortable, fabulous setting looking over the lagoon, wonderful service from all the staff. The reception called us several times to ask if there was anything we needed or they could do. From the museum display of antique... More 

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Charl_Schoeman01, Manager at The Farmhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Dear RogerP138, From all the management and staff from the Farmhouse Hotel, thank you so much for writing such a beautiful comment on Tripadvisor. I am so glad to hear that you had such a wonderful time with us and be assured I will compliment the staff on doing such a wonderful job! We at the Farmhouse interact with our... More 

Pretoria, South Africa
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19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am giving this hotel an average rating, although my husband would probably disagree and go for poor. The setting, the building and the furnishings are beautiful, but we were there in the dead of winter and the rooms are absolutely freezing - as in lying-in-bed-shivering freezing. Our room had a little stove, but most of the wood provided was... More 

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Charl_Schoeman01, Manager at The Farmhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jlom2014, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Tripadvisor about your recent visit with us. I would like to take this opportunity to apologies if you feel we did not deliver excellent guest service. The wood outside the room is there for our guest to use if they feel they would like more. Langebaan itself... More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

I have been there on numerous occasions through out the seasons and The Farmhouse Hotel never disappoints. From the warm and comfy reception to the cleanliness in the bathroom, its superb. The staff were happy, helpful and ready to deliver excellent service the duration of our stay. Looking forward to visiting this weekend once again!

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Charl_Schoeman01, Manager at The Farmhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Dear carmztruter, From all the management and staff at the Farmhouse Hotel, thank you so much for the wonderful review. We always strive to deliver excellent guest service and to read a review like that is fantastic news. Be assure I have already complemented the staff for the job well done! It was great to have you back and I... More 

Saldanha, South Africa
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Farmhouse hosted my husband's 50th birthday party during June 2015. The food, the overall arrangements, the venue and the service was all of a very high quality. Andy, the person in charge of the evening really did an excellent job and deserves a special mention. Thank you Andy!!

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Charl_Schoeman01, Manager at The Farmhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Alta_Nell, From all the Management and staff at the Farmhouse Hotel, thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review regarding your recent visit with us. It was such an honor to host one of the most special days in your life and we thank you for being part of it. I would also like to... More 

Somerset West
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58 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Although I gave this hotel an Average Rating, in fact it is better than average, but not up to a Very Good Rating. Marks out of ten would be a better way to rate and I would give it a 7/10. The Farmhouse was built in 1860 and has an old world charm about it. In the front there is... More 

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Charl_Schoeman01, Manager at The Farmhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mervyn C, Thank you for taking the time to write such an in depth review regarding your recent visit at the Farmhouse hotel. Its guest like you that assist us to always strive better to improve where we can, and therefore I would like to thank you so much. I have taken your comment under a serious light and... More 

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
76 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Stayed for 3 nights in room 7 (luxury). Very nice welcome (back). Friendly room on the first floor with good views out over the lagoon. Stairs quite steep and room rather warm on occasions (no air con in the hotel) Large comfortable bed/pillows. Safe, fridge and TV with SS channels. No gowns and rather disappointed that unable to make international... More 

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Charl_Schoeman01, Manager at The Farmhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Dear ROKNottingham, From everybody at the Farmhouse Hotel, thank you so much for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay with us. First off I would like to apologies for the inconvenience you have experience during your stay, I have taken your comment under a serious light and the necessary action will be taken. Once again... More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

A great weekend break well situated on Langebaan lagoon very close to Cape Town. Somewhat old worldly, helpful staff, very comfortable and surprisingly good food. No hesitation in recommending The Farmhouse Hotel.

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Charl_Schoeman01, Manager at The Farmhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Lapping_11, From all the staff and management that you have complimented, thank you so much for taking the time, to write such a great review. It brings me great joy to know that we have once again, exceeded your expectation and therefore I thank you again. Be assure that I will compliment the staff on doing a job well... More 

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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

We got married in Langebaan over 3years ago and fell on love with the place. It's really very special to us. Lovely rooms, great showers and a fabulous restaurant. The lamb shank and chicken pie ware delicious! The staff on checking out were probably the friendliest we have come across. West Coast hospitality at it's best.

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Charl_Schoeman01, Manager at The Farmhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Morne M, From all the management and staff at the Farmhouse hotel, thank you for taking the time to write a review on Tripadvisor. It brings me great joy to know that you had such a enjoyable stay, and to know that the Farmhouse Hotel played such a big part of your life especially your wedding day. Thank you... More 

Bonn, Germany
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

1) Mold in bathroom and room 2) No smoke detector 3) Broken floor 4) Doors, where you have to knew down to close 5) Expensive - we got a 5* Boutique Hotel in Cape Town for that price We can not recommend!

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