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The Hydro at Stellenbosch

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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • 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
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 25 August 2014 via mobile

We went as a group of 4 women, unfortunately I could only attend for one day. But that day was absolutely perfect. The spa has definitely been updated since 2010, although the rooms, dining and pool area havent been. It is a very homely environment,...More

3  Thank Jadee F
Reviewed 11 August 2014

We enjoyed the stay immensely as first time visitors. The service was great. The spa sessions were most enjoyable. The food was well presented and enjoyable. We thoroughly enjoyed the early morning walks. We will definitely return for a longer visit. The prices though are...More

3  Thank etienne6524
Reviewed 23 July 2014

I read some really poor reviews before I came here and was a bit concerned, but after my break here, I really wonder if we were at the same venue. I booked in for the 4 day/night winter package on a Wednesday afternoon and was...More

7  Thank Champagnia
Reviewed 7 June 2014

Bought a "Valentine package" with The Hydro this year. I wanted to surprise my husband and sweep him away for the weekend. It ended up being the worst Spa/getaway experience any of us have ever had. If I could give the hotel 0 stars I...More

5  Thank ceciljo
Reviewed 28 February 2014

Having just visited the Hydro I looked at some of the reviews & really wondered if they had visited the same place. Perhaps if you are looking for a 5star hotel with all the material trappings that come with that type of hotel them this...More

4  Thank OPI2007
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Pool
Free Parking
Spa
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
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Dry Cleaning
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Hot Tub
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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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Hotel Style
#5 Spa Hotel in Stellenbosch
#10 Luxury Hotel in Stellenbosch
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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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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