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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“garden tour”(64 reviews)
“babel restaurant”(35 reviews)
“farm shop”(16 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We booked a 2 bedroom cottage for 2 nights for our family of 5 (children aged 14, 12 and 9) as a bit of an “add on” to a longer trip - a stopover between Cape Town and Plettenberg Bay. As such, perhaps we weren’t...More

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Response from lizelazarus, Guest Relations Manager at BabylonstorenResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your memorable visit to the farm with us. Next time, stay for the week! Best wishes, Lize and the Babylonstoren team

Reviewed 1 week ago

I hate to give this place a 2 rating, but the service took over our overall experience. To start, our plans while visiting South Africa were to taste the wines, so that is all we did at Babylonstoren. The tasting room was one of the...More

Thank Jodi W
Response from lizelazarus, Guest Relations Manager at BabylonstorenResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jodi O no! This is certainly not the way we welcome and serve our visitors. Thank you for bringing this to our attention, our management team will follow up on the situation immediately to ensure we maintain the high standards we are known for....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed 2 nights and wished we had longer. A beautiful place with so much to do. The food was great and the gardens beautiful. The fresh fruit and vegetables were so good....especially the Figs. I didn't really like Figs before now but these were...More

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Response from lizelazarus, Guest Relations Manager at BabylonstorenResponded 1 week ago

Dear Debbi We're counting the days to your return! Best wishes, Lize and the Babylonstoren team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Did a walkabout of the Gardens and Deli With wine and olive oil tasting What a magnificent place Everything you see tells you it has been planned and executed by a perfectionist Awesome oil and Shiraz Deli is tops the orchards and Restaurants & Tastingroom...More

Thank Michael W
Response from lizelazarus, Guest Relations Manager at BabylonstorenResponded 1 week ago

Dear Michael Well Lala land is our favorite place! We hope to welcome you back soon. Farm greetings, Lize and the Babylonstoren team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife booked a surprise weekend away for our 35 wedding anniversary. Everything we experienced on the farm from the accommodation to the restaurant was great. The rooms are comfortable and the staff are friendly and efficient. The organic approach on the farm is special...More

Thank GSAUNDERS1958
Response from lizelazarus, Guest Relations Manager at BabylonstorenResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for choosing to share such a special time with us on the farm. Best wishes, Lize and the Babylonstoren team

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
$418 - $845 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
$418 - $845 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Traveler (784)
Room & Suite (108)
Dining (68)
Pool & Beach (8)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Cynthia C
May 4, 2015|
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Response from lizelazarus | Property representative |
The experienced and energetic head gardener at Prieuré d’Orsan, Gilles Guillot, has this beautiful saying that a garden is like someone you love – there is something beautiful about them in every season. It also depends on... More
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"Cottages could be chilly in cooler weather - the Farmhouse suites are sunnier, in my opinion"
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"The farm suite was amazing"
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"This hotel is at least a 25 minute drive to the quaint town of Franschhoek, make dinner reservations well in..."
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"All rooms are lovely"
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