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    Arumvale Country House

    Bethel Street | Hermitage Valley, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
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    • Average5%
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    “self catering” (26 reviews)
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Cosy, smartly comfortable , superb value in a great location if you into clean air, mountains an trails. Close to town ( Swellendam ) and centrally located to other great locations , ie Bontebok, Barrydale, Witsands etc

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    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    We slept over on route to Knysna. Well equipped, good value for money in a stunning environment. Our 6 year old said it was the best part of our trip! Fireplace, electric blankets. All the creature comforts one can wish for. Will definitely be back.More

    Thank Tamaravanzyl
    Response from George M, Owner at Arumvale Country HouseResponded 2 days ago

    Good day Tamara, Thank you so much for writing this lovely review on behalf of us all here at Arumvale , it is much appreciated. We do look forward to your next visit here and wish you all of best wishes. Warmest regards, George Missing...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We thoroughly enjoyed our visit at Arumvale. The rooms are tastefully decorated and the views are spectacular. We particularly enjoyed the fireplace in the evenings, the view onto the vegetable garden from the kitchen, the very friendly hiking advice from our host George and the equally...More

    Thank claudiagottert62
    Response from George M, Owner at Arumvale Country HouseResponded 5 days ago

    Good day Claudia, Thank you so much for choosing to stay with us at Arumvale , and for taking the trouble to write on behalf of us all this lovely review , it is much appreciated. Warmest regards, George Missing (Arumvale)

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I loved my short stayover at Arumvale Country House on my way from Cape Town to the Eastern Cape. I arrived after 8pm and George was there to greet me and welcome me in. I had a late yummy dinner at one of the local...More

    Thank caitmais
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Spent 2 nights in the Rustic garden cottage. Very nice. Quite and relaxing just what I was looking for. Close to town. And a few nice country roads you can travel. Heidelberg, Suurbraak and Tradouw Pass to Barryfale. Definitely be back again.

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    Response from George M, Owner at Arumvale Country HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

    Good day Paul, Thank you once again for being with us last week end and for taking the trouble to write this lovely review on behalf of us all here at Arumvale , it is much appreciated. Warmest regards, George Missing (Arumvale)

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    • US$56 - US$84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Overberg District >
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    "The Anneline cottage allows you the freedom of a kitchen with the hotel atmosphere."
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    "Garden cottage very pretty"
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