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    Shades of the Valley

    24 Fontein Street, Riebeek Kasteel 7300, South Africa
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    2017/08/06 2017/08/07
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 35 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Clara and Nicolas are amazing hosts, they went above and beyond to help us. We loved the pool and the outdoor area. And it is within walking distance to Riebeek Kasteel's best italian restaurant, Mama Cucina.

    Thank freedom_sunshine
    Management response:Responded 5 days ago

    Thank you for the lovely review! So happy you enjoyed your stay. Hope to welcome you back soon. Clara & Nicolas

    Reviewed 12 June 2017

    This establishment is value for money, beautiful, clean and very cozy. Had a wonderful time with two other couples. After a lovely wedding we l got around the fire place and enjoyed a cup of coffee. The lady who welcomes you is very helpful and...More

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    Management response:Responded 14 June 2017

    Dear Chelly, Many thanks for taking the time out to write your lovely review! I'm very happy you enjoyed our place and you had a good time. Hope to welcome you back soon. Best wishes, Clara

    Reviewed 9 May 2017

    Absolutely fantastic! I felt comfortable since the first moment I have spoken with Clara, to make the booking for our stay. We were there from 27-29 April 2017. She was very kind and understanding, since we had some problems with previous accomodation elsewhere. Clara left...More

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    Management response:Responded 11 May 2017

    Dear Kylie, You are absolutely wonderful! Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lengthy and beautiful review! I feel privileged to have been a part of your most special occasion and so lucky to have met you, even briefly. I...More

    Reviewed 4 April 2017

    My one night spent at Shades of the Valley was fabulous. The setting is delightful, everything promised was provided, and I loved the décor and the homely environment. Fabulous winter get away as there are fireplaces in the cosy lounges, and definitely a recommendation to...More

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    Management response:Responded 11 April 2017

    Many thanks for your lovely review! I'm so pleased that you enjoyed our little home away from home. Thank you for your recommendation as well. Best wishes, Clara

    Reviewed 13 January 2017

    Really enjoyed my stay in this tastefully decorated little corner of Provence in South Africa. Peaceful and comfortable. Will be back! Just a pity about the lack of a welcome, and no information given as to where to eat, local activities etc. Really had to...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$52 - US$68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • Riebeek Kasteel
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