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The Hydro at Stellenbosch

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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“swedish massage”(7 reviews)
“eco pool”(3 reviews)
“blood pressure”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 6 days ago

My partner had just returned from a contract in a conflict zone and was physically and emotionally exhausted. I started googling for spa treatments in the Cape Town area, and when I landed on The Hydro I thought it would be ideal. We hadn't researched...More

Thank susaneileen2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent stay in suite. Beautiful views. Great food (opted for baked potato and poached egg given I exercised quite a bit). Fun walks, good aquasize classes. All round not luxury but more than one needs,relaxing atmosphere with great public lounges with ample space.

Thank Voyager031
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After enjoying Western cape golf courses, good food and wine we spent 7 days at the Hydro before returning to colder climes. The hotel is well located with great views including table mountain. Treatments were universally good with friendly therapists. The gym is comprehensively equipped....More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our room was well appointed and provided all we needed. It was nice to have our own verandah and a beautiful view across to Table Mountain. Our program was introduced to us in detail and we learnt so much about how to create beautiful, tasty...More

Thank orla369
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Arriving at The Hydro was exciting, but I didn't know what to expect in terms of schedules and activities. Everything was taken care of! Organised for you and convenient. The only suggestion that I had was to warn guests of the strict detox diet beforehand....More

Thank Janine G
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Pool
Free Parking
Spa
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Free Parking
Airport Transportation
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Air Conditioning
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
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#5 Spa Hotel in Stellenbosch
#10 Luxury Hotel in Stellenbosch
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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#5 Spa Hotel in Stellenbosch
#10 Luxury Hotel in Stellenbosch
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (38)
Pool & Beach (6)
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Dining (4)
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wistletone
21 October 2016|
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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
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"The room was comfortable & well equipped, with a small terrace. All of the rooms are quiet--the whole..."
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"We were very happy in the Premium/P room we had which is a bit larger so we could spend downtime on our own"
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"Great place to unwind and relax."
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"Ask about and assess from a choice of packages. All rooms quiet."
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