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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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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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 79 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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10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 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 4 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 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 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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Johannesburg, South Africa
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

This is a charming hotel with an informal family feel to it. Even pets are welcome! The staff were helpful and hospitable, and the cooking homestyle and tasty. We stayed in a lovely spacious and comfortable room overlooking the sea. The only issue was that it had to be accessed by very steep and narrow stairs. If you battle with... More 

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KathyS0205, General Manager at The Farmhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your great feedback. It is very much appreciated. Sorry to hear that you had problems negotiating the stairs. The Farmhouse, as you know, is a converted farmstead and through the conversion process to hotel, necessitated stairs to make the most of the amazing Lagoon views. We hope to welcome you back again soon. More 

Finchampstead
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10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

The Farmhouse Hotel gives you an old world feel that is modern and enjoyable. WiFi throughout with high ceiling and wooden floors. Our room was spacious and comfortable with an amazing high up view of Langebaan lagoon. At this point in our visit I couldn't have asked for more, then the evening. The waiting staff in the restaurant were abysmal.... More 

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

Dear SuperGraham, Thank you for taking the time to complete a review on TripAdvisor. I would like to thank you for you kind comment regarding our rooms, we do strive in giving a old world feel with the modern amenities. I would also like to sincerely apologies for the deviation of standard that you have experienced during your visit at... More 

Cape Town, South Africa
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13 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

We stayed for 2 nights with our 2 boys and really enjoyed our stay. The hotel is cozy and sweet and the staff were very polite and helpful. The hotel is very kid friendly - there is a jungle gym and a swing and also 2 hammocks. There is a pool, but it was freezing so we didn't use it.... More 

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

Dear nilikivko, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your fantastic review of the hotel. Guest feedback is so important to us, as this is a important yardstick to measure our performance. I am so delighted to know that you enjoyed your stay and I look forward to receive you as our guest in the close future.... More 

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