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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast included
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Airport Transportation
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Formerly Shades of the Valley, this quaint guest house is set in the heart of the beautiful village of Riebeek Kasteel, less than 1 hr drive from Cape Town. The guest house has been recently renovated and its French Provencal look and feel have been restored, while adding a few touches...
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24B Fontein Street, Riebeek Kasteel 7300, South Africa
69,9 km to Cape Town Intl Airport
16 restaurants are within a 0,5 km radius
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful place. Would stay there any time. The staff was very friendly and the next morning we woke up with the smell of fresh coffee brewing in the kitchen. King size bed with quality linen was a big plus

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Reviewed 14 May 2018

What an absolutely beautiful, comfortable and lovely house! I booked the house for my birthday and mother’s day celebration this past weekend. We felt comfortable and at home since the first moment we stepped into the house. Clara left me a bottle of wine in...More

Thank Michele M
Response from Clara E, Owner at Shades of ProvenceResponded 5 June 2018

Thank you so much for this wonderful review! It was a pleasure having you and your group and I'm so happy to know you enjoyed yourselves and our place. Hope to welcome you back in the near future. Warm regards, Clara

Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful, cozy, friendly and warm. Perfect place to celebrate an anniversary. Staff very friendly, the house is big and warm, very close to all the restaurants. I would give 6 stars if I could. I felt even better than at home.

Thank Flo N
Response from Clara E, Owner at Shades of ProvenceResponded 5 June 2018

Thank you for your excellent review, Flo! Much appreciated. Warm regards, Clara

Reviewed 29 December 2017

We were two visitors staying in two rooms in December. The rooms were well-appointed, mattresses comfortable and extra length. The size of the bedrooms varied, with options to be hosted on ground level or upstairs, which seemed to be bigger. I missed space to at...More

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Response from Clara E, Owner at Shades of ProvenceResponded 1 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write us this review! Glad you enjoyed your stay. All rooms are equipped with hangers (next to the bathroom doors) and chests of drawers. We opted for the bigger, more comfortable beds in lieu of cupboards, as most...More

Reviewed 7 December 2017

We loved staying at this central place. It has two living areas and was very homely. Rooms were large, a tv, and clean. beds can be made single or king configuration. Bathrooms had a bath and shower. Centrally located.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
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Price range
US$42 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$42 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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"Some rooms are bigger . Not sure what our room was called ."
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"Not sure about the other rooms but the lavender room was perfect for a couple for two nights."
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"The house has its rooms upstairs."
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"We loved our Vineyard room. Each room has a theme and matching colour."
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