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    The Hydro at Stellenbosch

    Ida's Valley, Stellenbosch 7602, South Africa
    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Pool & Beach (3)
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    • Excellent47%
    • Very good29%
    • Average11%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible6%
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    “health spa” (5 reviews)
    “de stress” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Room Service
    Fitness centre
    4 Star Hotel
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    All reviews health spa swedish massage de stress blood pressure power walk recipe book lost weight quality treatments beauty treatments excellent spa indoor pool world class standard room detox therapy relaxation cocoon reflexology lounge alignment
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    A Life changing experience for both myself and husband whom I must say was a little skeptical at thought of spending 5 days with no alcohol coffee and meat. Well he loved every minute, so much so that he has promised it is now going...More

    Reviewed 1 February 2017

    Located at the top of a valley the Hydro has a perfect vista over Stellenbosh - two swimming pools take advantage of this view. The food was a little bland and didn't quite live up the expectations gathered from their website photographs, but if you're...More

    Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

    I spent three days at The Hydro which is a short stay and not enough for a serious detox/cleanse programme but quite enough for some time out to get plenty of sleep and solitude, which is what I needed. The treatments were great, particularly the...More

    Reviewed 15 January 2017

    I was invited by a former colleague, Sandra to visit and enjoy this facility. Unfortunately, I found out that she made no booking when I arrived but the friendly staff was kind to assist and scheduled me in for a neck and shoulder massage. Thank...More

    Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

    Amazing treatments, gorgeous scenery. We did the hydrotherapy, cocoon wrap and swedish massage in a day package, very relaxing, destressing and detoxing. Quiet and serene, very healthy light lunch. Reccomended!

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Airport Transportation
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    • Shuttle Bus Service
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Traveller (19)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Room & Suite (3)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Hi Jenny, You've gone to the Hydro a few times. Is there a big difference between standard and basic rooms other than cost? Also, what is the best view to request? Thank you! I'm going for a week in December. Heather
    21 October 2016|
    Response from AuntyWops | Reviewed this property |
    The basic rooms that I saw recently don't tend to have a patio. Other than that, room still looks very comfortable and the environment is so wonderful, you don't tend to spend that much time in your room anyway
    Is there a big difference between a standard room vs. a basic room for the sake of cost? I will be staying for a week. Also, which views are the best to request?
    21 October 2016|
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    Any Reviews in December ?
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    Room Tips
    "Ask for the rooms closest to the therapy section"
    Rudy A, 3 months agoRead review
    "All rooms are impeccable however I prefer a room in the Vineyard as it is more central to the whole facility."
    AuntyWops, 3 months agoRead review
    "Stayed in an executive room which had beautiful views and large room with good comfortable beds and pillows."
    GMM77, 5 months agoRead review
    "Rooms on the first floor have the wonderful views across the Valley"
    monross, 10 months agoRead review
    "Specify what type of view you would like."
    Joy M, 10 months agoRead review
    "Garden rooms near the pool on ground floor"
    Jenny B, 11 months agoRead review
    "Ask for a garden room if you would like to walk out into nature and for a second floor room if a patio will..."
    MannaJhb, 11 months agoRead review
    "all the rooms have excellent views of the Stellenbosch Valley, some the garden but all have views"
    Shaheema, over a year agoRead review
    "The Orchards rooms are quieter."
    SH27380, over a year agoRead review
    "Superior or Executive rooms are better"
    LanaDavies, over a year agoRead review
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