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“What a beautiful place...”
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Forest Lodge Entrance door Comfy bedrooms with wooden features
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Very good
8 reviews
Cosy lounge
Forest Lodge Entrance door
Comfy bedrooms with wooden features
Forest Lodge on edge of nature reserve
Bathroom with wooden features
outside shower with mountain view
Traditional old farmhouse
Large open fireplace in equipped kitchen
Magical views
Awesome trails
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Farmhouse -
3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Heidelberg, Western Cape

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Very good - based on 8 reviews
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KyleWalbe...
Caoe Town
1 review
“What a beautiful place...”
Reviewed May 19, 2016 for a stay in April 2016

Myself and a number of friends had the most fantastic weekend away over a long weekend in April at this beautiful spot.

Nestled away in the most fantastic valley, just a short walk away from the nature reserve, with so much to do in the area.

A highly recommended trip for any one able to get to the area.

Traveling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
May 21, 2016
Thanks for the visit and so glad that you had a good stay
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TheaNicol...
Cape Town, South Africa
Level 3 Contributor
7 reviews
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“Little Forest Cottage with access to giant redwoods and secret rivers”
Reviewed April 4, 2016 for a stay in March 2016

What a beautiful place I had the privilege of staying at with friends for three nights. Big kitchen fire, outdoor shower under the stars, comfy beds- all right next door to one of South Africa's most beautiful nature reserves. Grootvadersbosch is home to exotic century old redwoods, and some of the most extensive birdlife I have seen in a long time. We spent an entire day lazing in the nature reserve pools, and every evening with honey from Honeywood farm next door, and a spot of Tullamore Dew whiskey to warm the heart. I'd recommend it if it wasn't for how jealous I'd be that someone else would get to stay there other than me! :P

Traveling group: Friends
Your age range 25-34
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Apr 5, 2016
So glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you back again soon.
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Marcus_Ro...
Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
“little haven only 3 hours from Cape Town”
Reviewed April 1, 2016 for a stay in March 2016

I spent 3 nights with my friends at this cozy cottage, at the edge of the reserve. Though renovated, you can still imagine how it must have felt like to live 300years ago. The big fireside and outdoor shower with views on the mountains made this place really unique. Highlights: Hike through the redwood forest to a private canyon with waterfalls and natural pools!

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Traveling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Apr 5, 2016
Thanks, was lovely to meet you. Come back and stay again.
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