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Darling Lodge Guest House

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22 Pastorie Street, Darling 7345, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Somerset West, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great way to treat someone special or to celebrate together. Everything that is included in the package price is well-worth it as the special touches such as welcome champagne and a candle lit dinner saves you the effort but still creates a celebratory atmosphere. By far the greatest was the supper at Bistro seven, we had a three... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We checked in with a group of friends for a 2 night stay and thoroughly enjoyed our time there. The rooms were perfect with tea and coffee in the room and wall heaters in both the room and the bathroom (which we needed because Darling was freezing during our visit!). The hot water bottle was also welcome when we returned... More 

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Sandton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

We were booked in to explore the village of darling. What a lovely place! a great blend of old, new and swiss perfection. The house is ancient which is its BIG PLUS.. An extremely well establishment offering clean, well appointed rooms with old style shutters, historical doors, furniture yet with the modern living requirements. Fabulous hosts which was a breath... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Great service! Perfect location! lovely room! Travelled to Darling for a mountain bike race and stayed there the night before. Our host went out of his way to make sure we were comfortable and happy. We will be back.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Well located, beautiful garden impeccable breakfast and wonderful service.!looking for a country get away to Darling this is the spot. Try booking the garden rooms at pool as they offer the best natural light. No fuss little frill with clean comfortable accommodation. A repeat visit is on the cards!

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Jeffreys Bay, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Dear Oliver and Stephan, thank you for the nice welcome and stay we had at your place. It is a very relaxed area that people will enjoy. Rooms are very confortable and well decorated. We found the guests house very charming and warming place. Thank you very much it was a pleasure meeting you. With my kind regards Florbela

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Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Stephan & Oliver offer tranquil lodging in the old town of Darling. Our room was small, but offered 2 beds with a large en-suite bathroom filled with lovely toiletries. A shared deck overlooked the pool. Oliver has planted the beautiful gardens rooms along the pathway from the main house/library, breakfast pavilion, & pool, so one feels like movement just walking... More 

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Franschhoek, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We spent a night during the remarkable Darling Music Experience festival and loved this guest house. The Victorian building has an authentic feel and yet there are interesting and charming features - our bathroom had two metal cats in front of the window, functioning as burglar bars, which I have never seen anywhere before. This is the Nikolaas Maritz room... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Loved my stay at this country lodge, from the crisp white linen and cloud-soft beds. The 'secret' garden and poolside at your doorstep - with perfection in nature surroundings, quality food and fittings to comfort your stay. Hosts were supreme, informative and most hospitable. A definite return is scheduled!!! It's one of the Gems within the Western Cape, and in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Great care and attention to detail here. Homemade bread, muffins etc at breakfast, excellent coffee and beautifully prepared breakfasts. Very comfortable six foot bed. Washing service offered ( a rare thing in B and Bs). Lovely garden and pool. We had one of the three rooms in the garden and found the noise from our neighbours quite intrusive, so use... More 

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