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Zwartberg View Mountain Lodge

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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kent
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Set in a stunning setting with beautiful views across the mountains ....and your own private watering hole too. A real Gem of a place run by a wonderfully friendly couple who cooked us a great evening meal and equally good breakfast. The three "lodges" sit slightly up the hill from the eating/pool area and are tastefully furnished with great views...

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 week ago

We Had a wonderful 2 night stay at the Zwartberg Mountain Lodge. The Location is fantastic and we enjoyed it very much also because the animals are so close. Food was excellent as well and the chalets are quite nice. We will definetly come back and recommend the Zwartber Mountain Lodge.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Total surprise!! Delightful. Great views, tranquil, excellent food and good company from Belinda, Chris, Andre and Jen. Down a winding road and into the red mountains. They have giraffe, springbok and the like. We slept with the doors wide open. Recommended😎🦏🦌😀

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Riyadh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

5 Stars ! We drove 4 hours to reach Zwartberg and it was well worth it. We were greeted and shown our lodges which have a fantastic view over the hills. In the evening we enjoyed an incredible 3 course meal overlooking the zebra, kudu, springbok, oryx, gnu and giraffe. In the morning we awoke to the sun hitting the...

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

What a great place. To sit on the porch of the lodge watching the animals all around you is perfect. The hosts, the food, superb. The chalets are perfectly appointed, even had a friendly gecko just to create the perfect ambiance.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 March 2017

What a great place to stay if you’re in the Karoo. The lodge is surrounded by beautiful red mountains and it’s about 20min outside of Oudtshoorn. Not easy to find but worth it. The owners were incredibly helpful, accommodating and just ever so friendly. I stayed in a little chalet that has everything you need plus an amazing setting. Animals...

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Belinda B, Owner at Zwartberg View Mountain Lodge, responded to this review

thank you so much for such a wonderful review Stef. It was a pleasure to have you and your friends here. I hope you enjoyed your trip back to Kleinmond. And we look forward to you coming back soon.

Jersey
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Wonderful to find this beautiful, peaceful place in the middle of nowhere. The hospitality was very special and many thanks to Jenny, Andre & Belinda. We will always remember sitting on the stoop at sundown watching the wild animals and afterwards enjoying a delicious dinner by candlelight. We'll be back!

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Belinda B, Owner at Zwartberg View Mountain Lodge, responded to this review

Have to laugh, yes the candle light was a very special occasion, thanks to the lightening storm. Thank goodness fun was had by all and THANK YOU for a lovely review. I do hope you will be back.

UK
Reviewed 22 February 2017

The location is amazing, and the views are wonderful. We loved the peace and quiet and especially the giraffe, zebras etc that all come and visit around dinner time! The food was brilliant, loved everything about it. The Lodge had lovely bed linen, big bed, shower, loo, and best of all, no TV! Just bird and animal sounds instead! This...

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Belinda B, Owner at Zwartberg View Mountain Lodge, responded to this review

What a wonderful review!! Thank you so much for such a good rating. We are so glad you had a lovely time here and we really hope you guys come back soon. Safe travels

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Was wonderfull. Beautiful to see the animals when you eat the most delicious breakfast or excellent dinner, served with such a kindness. Great. Rooms were very good. Good to swim in the swimming pool . We were very happy to have been here.

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Belinda B, Owner at Zwartberg View Mountain Lodge, responded to this review

It was just as lovely to meet you guys. Absolutely fantastic that you had a wonderful stay here and thank you so much for an such a wonderful review. Please come back soon again.

Stellenbosch, South Africa
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Wonderful atmosphere made possible by a great family. The animals around the site at meal time are something to behold. Not a safari but seeing a mix of wonderful animals in a setting of safety is so satisfying The food is top class. For something unique this place is hard to beat.

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Belinda B, Owner at Zwartberg View Mountain Lodge, responded to this review

Greetings David Many thanks for your comments, we are so glad you had a wonderful time here and enjoyed all we had to offer. We do hope to see you soon again.

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Zwartberg View Mountain Retreat is set in our own private nature reserve 15 minutes from Oudtshoorn and de Rust - our chalets are high up in the hills above a natural amphitheatre where wildlife abounds and the views are spectacular. Our dinners and breakfasts, included in our rate are internationally renowned, our furnishings and fittings very African and very unique. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Zwartberg View Mountain Lodge

Address: Vergelegen Road, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Oudtshoorn
Price Range: RM440 - RM726 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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