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Kondensmelk self-catering cottage in Parys

21 reviews
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Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
2 nights minimum
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Kondensmelk is a typical “dorpshuisie” with quaint small town touches like a wraparound stoep and a small farm dam to cool down in during the summer months. Here you’ll find wooden floors and ceilings, quirky decor, comfy beds and a fireplace for chilly winter months. The owner loves to spoil her guests with small extras like a complimentary tin of Condensed milk for their coffee and mini koeksisters on the pillows. The garden is large, with many fruit trees and shady corners - perfect for kids of all ages. Satellite TV and a collection of board games take care of rainy/lazy days when you want to take a break from exploring the exciting little town that is Parys. The house sleeps up to 8 guests in 3 bedrooms (One bedroom is a family room with a double bed and two single bunk beds) Situate...Kondensmelk is a typical “dorpshuisie” with quaint small town touches like a wraparound stoep and a small farm dam to cool down in during the summer months. Here you’ll find wooden floors and ceilings, quirky decor, comfy beds and a fireplace for chilly winter months. The owner loves to spoil her guests with small extras like a complimentary tin of Condensed milk for their coffee and mini koeksisters on the pillows. The garden is large, with many fruit trees and shady corners - perfect for kids of all ages. Satellite TV and a collection of board games take care of rainy/lazy days when you want to take a break from exploring the exciting little town that is Parys. The house sleeps up to 8 guests in 3 bedrooms (One bedroom is a family room with a double bed and two single bunk beds) Situated just one block from the main street in Parys, Kondensmelk is close to all the coffee shops, antique stores and other attractions of this lovely little town.More
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Zelda B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2016
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Reviewed November 17, 2016 via mobile

From the warm welcome and the personalised letter to the attention to little details that make a stay in the Platteland unique and memorable. The beds were inviting the garden enchanting and the atmosphere a change we all needed. I can't wait to go back.

Date of stay: March 2016
Thank jennyes2017
dougalbones, VR Owner at Kondensmelk self-catering cottage in Parys, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2016

Thank you Jenny for the kind review...would like to welcome you back in our little corner of the Free State.

Reviewed September 30, 2016

Nestled in the heart of Parys, Kondensmelk was the perfect spot for us to kick back, relax and enjoy the local treasures of the town. We enjoyed time huddling beside the fireplace and when the weather warmed up, the wrap-around terrace made for the perfect...More

Date of stay: June 2016
Thank lyndle h
dougalbones, VR Owner at Kondensmelk self-catering cottage in Parys, responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2016

Thanks so much for this lovely review, Lyndle and Sandra! We’d love to have you back in summer : )

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Reviewed August 16, 2016

Our family had the most enjoyable stay at Kondensmelk and will book it again in the summer to enjoy the farm dam! We received a very welcome reception from Zelda and immediately felt at home. She left dog biscuits for our bulldog and a small...More

Date of stay: August 2016
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dougalbones, VR Owner at Kondensmelk self-catering cottage in Parys, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2016

Thank you so much for your kind words, Zeldi! We’d love to have you back soon...this time, for longer ; )

Reviewed August 3, 2016

With its scattering of antique and vintage and charm, it was like stepping into my own private little world of hippie-Provençal-country, with its own little swagger. So special it felt like it had its own time zone. And I just really didn’t want to leave...More

Date of stay: July 2016
1  Thank ElizabethLouw
dougalbones, VR Owner at Kondensmelk self-catering cottage in Parys, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2016

I’m so glad to hear that Kondensmelk delivered on the “sweet, small-town thrills” we promised! Your review wanted me to go and stay there myself, ha-ha. You should be writing books. Thank you for your lovely words and visit us again soon, Elizabeth.

Reviewed July 16, 2016

Kondensmelk is a delightful little house, brimming with character and whimsical charm. We visited in the heart of winter and kept our fireplace constantly burning and our wine glasses full to ward off the winter chill! The house offers ample space and comfortable furnishings, all...More

Date of stay: July 2016
1  Thank Joannebeetle
Management response:Responded July 18, 2016

Thank you so much for the lovely review, Jo! We hope to see you again...very soon!

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Towels Provided
Private Yard
Cable/satellite TV
Ceiling Fans
TV
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Patio
Fireplace
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