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Tradouw Guesthouse

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London
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed with Leon and Denis following a recommendation from my parents (who have been twice) and were very glad we visited. The style is a little eclectic, cosy and comfortable, full of interesting books and artwork and we could quite easily have spent several days relaxing there (sadly we only had one night). We sadly didn't get a chance...

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Warwick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a return visit to this delightful guesthouse. Leon, the owner made us most welcome and our garden facing room was comfortable and quiet. Just a short walk from all the main amenities, shopping and eateries on the busy Route 62. This is a perfect tranquil stopover for travellers.

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cornwall
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had booked to only stay one night on our journey along route 62 and what a find this was. The house is old charm and beautifully done with vintage items. Leon was a fantastic host and although we never got to meet Denis I believe he cooked our breakfast which was served elegantly in the garden. Our room was...

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Sweden
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Great charm and fantastic host. Great value for the money also for backpackers. If you are looking for charm and personality this is the place. Rooms are all personal decorated. Rooms are on the small side but very comfy. Breakfast with all the usuall choices available.

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

A wonderful rustic guesthouse located well for walking to eateries etc. Leon & Denis were both friendly and helpful. Good value for money - lovely gardens with lots of space to sit out & relax and enjoy the birds & sunshine. Ask for a garden room! We will go back.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 11 August 2016

We stayed at Tradouw guest house for two nights on our way back to Cape Town and had a lovely time, One is immediately welcomed by the wonderful expansive garden where you can relax and unwind after a long day on the road. The owners, Leon and Denis, (and the place itself) are very welcoming and unpretentious. You can tell...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Fantastic stay! We where traveling on holiday and spent one night in Barrydale. Friendly service and great facilities with secure parking. Will definitely return to the guesthouse on future travel. Thanks

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Reviewed 30 June 2016

Beautiful guesthouse decorated with several antiques. The guesthouse is very clean and neat. The garden is lovely, we spent some time there having wine. The hosts are very welcoming and kind. Very reasonable price. Breakfast was not included but is available at additional cost if you would like to eat there. I could easily stay here for a week or...

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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Warm and friendly welcome from Leon, our host, who has a lovely sense of humour! Made our stay in Barrydale fun.Quirky and interesting main house and courtyard. Wish we had more time to spend in the lovely spacious garden.Very helpful advice on dining in Barrydale and booking done for us! Thank you!

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Uitenhage, South Africa
Reviewed 9 May 2016

We stayed over for one night. We had a pleasant stay, rooms were small but yet very comfortable with seventies décor. Leon the owner were very friendly and gave us a little history about the town. Nice garden in the back to sit and relax.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Tradouw Guest House offers standard value for money small comfortable rustic private and quiet bedrooms for overnight or longer stays. Quoted rates are for bed only with full breakfast optional, thereby giving guests the choice of not having breakfast should they wish to sleep in late, or enjoy breakfast at one of the many restaurants in Barrydale. The building, one of the oldest in the village dates back to the late 1800s and was once the local trading store in the town. Situated in the charming village of Barrydale just off the now famous Route 62. There are 6 bedrooms outside the main house, four with a small bathroom with shower opening onto a vine covered courtyard and two larger queen bedded rooms with private patio and en suite shower facilities opening onto a large private landscaped Garden with abundant birdlife. There is a Guest Lounge with open fire place and various board games.Listen to music from Leons extensive collection of Classical, Opera and Broadway musicals. Relax, unwind or go for a walk through our extended indigenous gardens across the road from the guesthouse. Spend some time in Barrydale and experience the natural wonders of the Little Karoo. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tradouw Guesthouse

Address: 46 Van Riebeeck Street, Barrydale 6750, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Barrydale
Price Range: RM164 - RM222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“New courtyard room was very comfortable with brand new shower room”
 of 5 bubbles London-BrightonUK, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms by the garden are lovely.”
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“The garden rooms are bigger if you can scoop them up. :-)”
 of 5 bubbles Splashtash, 5 May 2016 | Read review
“Room with a view of the garden is exceptional”
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 of 5 bubbles akay07, 17 Dec 2015 | Read review
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