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Situated at the centre of what is most certainly the most beautiful valley in the South African Winelands, lies the spectacular Banhoek Lodge. With 6 exclusive and luxurious rooms all with spectacular views over the valley and mountains, this picturesque lodge is the perfect location for relaxing and exploring the Winelands from.
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Pool
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Laundry Service
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
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We booked this hotel by the rating and reviews. As they all said the location is superb. Very large rooms with large bathrooms. However it needs renovation, maybe the windows and doors, pool and certainly the reception. It feels old when you enter the lodge. Breakfast was very
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This is a little paradise on earth, located between Stellenbosch and Franschoek looking out of a valley across vineyards. The manager welcomed us (we arrived early, around 14:00 and this was no problem) she showed us around the small lodge. She helped us in our every need. The
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Response from Joe_Bester, Owner at Banhoek Lodge
Responded 19 Nov 2014
Dear Olivia Thank you for your wonderful review! It is a privilege to have guests all over the world! We pride ourselves in providing each of our guests with a unique and spectacular winelands experience. Hope to have you back soon! There are many more fabulous wineries and sights to explore! With kind regards Joe Bester
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Stunning location nestled in the Helshoogte pass, flanked by winelands and mountains. The first thing that struck me was the view from my balcony. Overlooking the Zorgvliet wine estate with the Franschhoek mountains in the background. A truly magnificent view to savour as the
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Response from Joe_Bester, Owner at Banhoek Lodge
Responded 19 Nov 2014
Dear Donald Thank you for your wonderful review - the view can be utterly hipnotic! We certainly hope to have you back soon! With kind regards Joe Bester
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Lodge recently changed to another owner. Previous owned by Zorgvliet Winery, which is next door. Views from all 6 rooms are very beautiful towards mountains an wineyards. Small swimming pool with sunbeds. Room and bathroom very spacious. The deluxe room we stayed in has an
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Response from Joe_Bester, Owner at Banhoek Lodge
Responded 16 Nov 2014
Dear Marforel Thank you so much for the wonderful review! The mountains are so majestic surrounding our property and it is such a privilege to be able to work in such a location! Please visit us again soon! Kind regards Joe Bester
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We celebrated the 40th birthday of my husband in Stellenbosch, and to stay at Banhoek Lodge made a great contribution to a real unique and wonderful day! The team there is great: Caryn, the guest house manager, is an extremely lovely and committed woman, who fulfills each wish
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Response from Joe_Bester, Owner at Banhoek Lodge
Responded 16 Nov 2014
Dear Guest Thank you so much for your kind review! We aim to make each and every guest feel special during their stay with us! We are so glad that you could celebrate your husband's 40th birthday in what we call paradise!! Look forward to welcoming you back soon! Kind regards Joe Bester
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Deluxe Suite. Ideal for Honeymooners!
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.... die hauseigene Käseplatte, ein Gedicht !!!
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It is very quick and easy to get to airport and to the Waterfront. Great place to stay.
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Are there any walking trails near by?
Yes, a lovely walk through the vineyards.
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Dear Ashley. We have 6 rooms altogether, 3 upstairs and 3 downstairs. On the photo to the left you will spot the breakfast area downstairs and then the 4 Luxury rooms. The two suites in the corner have a floor to ceiling window and then a balcony/ patio to facing the view to Simonsberg with some trees too. Hope that helps! Welcome to come and have a look and coffee on our patio!
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"The room facing the winery had a view to remember forever!"
"We preferred upstairs"
"All rooms have amazing views of vineyard and surrounding mountain and valley."
"Room 1 could be problematic for some, as guests who stand on the edge of the patio of the lodge can easily look back into room 1"
"best views ever."
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PRICE RANGE
US$152 - US$317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaWestern CapeStellenbosch
NUMBER OF ROOMS
7
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