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Red Stone Hills

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Reviewed 4 September 2017

We really enjoyed staying at Red Stone Hills, the people were friendly they house was clean and WONDERFUL. Will return for sure and stay a little longer, we only stayed one night but would make it two next time.

Thank Clair G
Response from Cecilia P, Owner at Red Stone HillsResponded 25 September 2017

Look forward to that two night stay! Thank you for the lovely review!

Reviewed 4 September 2017

During our tour of South Africa, we stayed at the Red Stone Hills, a wonderful stopover on our way from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth. I was looking forward to the experience & it was above my expectations! Red Stones Hills offers several cottages spread...More

Thank isabelleg648
Response from Cecilia P, Owner at Red Stone HillsResponded 25 September 2017

Hope your daughter can enjoy are beautiful surroundings next time on horseback! You need more time to explore all the plants and wildlife in the red stone hills. Thank you for the positive review.!

Reviewed 18 August 2017

Unpretentious, rustic and relaxed. The cottage is basic but clean and has a comfortable bed with lovely snug duvet (it snowed on the nearby Swartberg while we were there) and we enjoyed our stay. Good shower too. Ideal if you are wanting to photograph the...More

Thank Catherine040
Response from Cecilia P, Owner at Red Stone HillsResponded 19 August 2017

Paradise for photographers. So grateful you enjoyed your stay with us! Your cottage was built in 1876 with original sash windows on front side.

Reviewed 10 August 2017

We stayed with a family of 5 in the Bushman cottage. Cottage is nicely renovated with respect for the old building and has matching furniture. Spacious. Separate dining room and lounge both with fireplace. Although not very luxuruous, the cottage is comfortable. There is fair...More

Thank RBR-66
Response from Cecilia P, Owner at Red Stone HillsResponded 19 August 2017

Thank you for compliment on the meals. We avoid frozen foods as far as possible. This cottage was built in 1888 with original oregan pine doors, floors and sash windows. North facing Victorian veranda with spectacular view of the red stone hills and the vineyards....More

Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights in Ostrich Palace cottage and made full use of the indoor braai and log fire in the cold winter evenings. There was snow on the surrounding mountain ranges while we were there and the drive into Outdshoorn taking the the back...More

Thank capetownmatt
Response from Cecilia P, Owner at Red Stone HillsResponded 25 July 2017

Wonderful to know that you enjoyed your 3 night stay with us! The back road via the foot of the Swartberg mountains is a beautiful, scenic drive to the Cango Caves and Oudtshoorn. Hope to see you again!

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