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30 Van Riebeeck Street, Barrydale 6750 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

A must visit! Such a quirky fun place to stay. Interesting and funky decor. Very cozy pub and good food. I found the room to be a little cold but there are electric blankets on the very large comfy bed, so once you are in...More

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Thank elaine1Boksburg
Reviewed 1 week ago

We received a friendly greeting on entering the hotel and were quickly shown to our spacious room. Unfortunately the toilet was in quite a small cubicle and the shower in the bedroom took ages to warm up and just had frosted panes. The bed was...More

Thank akay07
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Awesome hotel and great service - brought back many memories of old type hotels when we were kids... hotel is old yet neat tidy and just a great experience. Well worth the stop over. Excellent atmosphere!!More

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Response from BarrydaleBarrydaler, Owner at Karoo Art HotelResponded August 15, 2018

Thank you for this compliment! Yes, we do it old style- with a modern kick! Hope to see you back again soon. next visit please stay two nights- only then can you really experience what the hotel and our village and the surrounding area has...More

Reviewed July 16, 2018

From a warm welcome to decadent dessert, art to korsentinas, world cup soccer to a warm winter night on the stoep, karoo lamb used in Cape Malay Curry... The place is versatile and speak of old charm where all come together - but not old...More

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Response from BarrydaleBarrydaler, Owner at Karoo Art HotelResponded July 17, 2018

We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, and enjoyed our hospitality!. we look forward to welcome you back in summer time! Regards Theo Owner

Reviewed July 5, 2018

We had the opportunity to stay at this lovely hotel the past weekend. Firstly lots of stars to the stars of this hotel, Christo, Anchen and Amor, you guys rock and thank you for making us feel right at home....going the extra mile to make...More

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Response from BarrydaleBarrydaler, Owner at Karoo Art HotelResponded July 17, 2018

Thank you for your great review, which is much appreciated! We have designed and printed a brochure, available at the hotel reception, on sights to see and activities to do in Barrydale village and surrounds. We can assure you that a minimum of a two...More

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This is the best 4 star country hotel in the whole of the Klein Karoo! An ideal stop-over between Cape Town and the Garden Route, a must-stay for any visitor! Best food and most comprehensive wine list in the ...More whole of the Klein Karoo! Restaurant has just won the Klein Karoo Gourmand Award ! We have a few signature dishes, reflecting the ethos of the Chaîne des Rộtisseurs, the international gastronomical guild dedicated to the camaradie of the table. Some of these dishes are unique to the Karoo. Loads of historic character. Most friendly staff. Rooms with balconies and views available. Character bar and great restaurant. Huge swimming pool for hot summer days. Many open fireplaces for the winter nights! Karoo hospitality. The hotel is an art gallery with many paintings by local artists on display and for sale. Some rooms with cable TV available. Staff are keen to share local things to do and to see with guests. We even have a private 40 seater private cinema for use by our guests! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Spa
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Beachfront
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
$101 - $148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Barrydale Karoo Hotel
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Barrydale
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Dining (32)
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Les055
June 19, 2018|
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Response from BarrydaleBarrydaler | Property representative |
Hi Yes, we certainly do. we have a good number of vegetarian dishes on our menu but our chefs are always willing to go even beyond that. please give us an email warning in advance if you want anything special- our new... More
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"Front Rooms with balcony"
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"We stayed in #6 with a sunrise view over the garden/pool (away from the street - although doubt the streets..."
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"Select a different room each time - no two are the same!"
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"All rooms are unique. We had the garden one. A bit chilly in autumn. It it had its own log fire!"
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