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Bovlei Road, Wellington 7655 South Africa See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Could not have wanted for anything more. Staff,food ,property,cleanliness was simply outstanding. Lovely small touches in the room.linen and beds extremely comfortable,very private in the Manor House. Property is dynamic and constantly expanding ,improving etc. Stunning landscape to be in. Would go back a thousand...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked the Manor house for a night over a weekend in August. We started off by having lunch at the Stone Kitchen restaurant before checking in (as we were early) and thoroughly enjoyed their burgers and wine (the staff are beyond friendly and very...More

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Response from DunstoneEstate, Owner at Dunstone Country HouseResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your review, we are so happy you had a wonderful time and enjoyed not only the Manor but also our restaurant. Very sorry about the Wifi, our service provider was down which on occasion does happen and is very frustrating. We hope...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was gorgeous, luxurious and much much more. We stayed at the main house - and there are no words to explain how special it was. The website did not do the dunstone manor justice - it was really a life changing experience, So secluded...More

Thank Marshallinev
Response from DunstoneEstate, Owner at Dunstone Country HouseResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review, glad you loved the Manor house and our restaurant. It was wonderful having you.

Reviewed 25 July 2018

I had the opportunity to spend an evening at Dunstone's Acorn Cottage (their Honeymoon Cottage) & it truly was a REAL LIFE FAIRY TALE! After being warmly welcomed at the reception I was shown to the secluded cottage which was absolutely picturesque! With the leaves...More

Thank mattW339IO
Response from DunstoneEstate, Owner at Dunstone Country HouseResponded 13 August 2018

Thank you so much for your wonderfully detailed review, it was fantastic having you with us.

Reviewed 9 July 2018

Beautiful countryside lodge, rooms exceptionally comfortable and clean. Lovely view of the mountains and farms nearby. Super friendly staff who are very helpful and willing! Great meals at Dinner and breakfast as well as afternoon tea and wine tasting.

Thank Pat v
Response from DunstoneEstate, Owner at Dunstone Country HouseResponded 13 August 2018

Thank you so much for your review, we look forward to welcoming you back soon.

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Peace and tranquillity await at this luxurious and romantic wine and fruit estate, set in the heart of the Cape Winelands, South Africa. Dunstone Country House lies at the foot of the historic Bainskloof ...More pass, Wellington, Cape Winelands, South Africa. Escape the big city and accommodation of Cape Town, and enjoy the peace and quiet of the beautiful town of Wellington. Dunstone Country House is ideally located to explore the Western Cape. Only 45 minutes from Cape Town, 15 minutes from Paarl and 30 minutes from Stellenbosch and Franschhoek. Situated at the foothills of the mountains, down a dirt gravel road, amazing views and the sound of nature welcome you. Want to escape to a place with no traffic or town noise then this is the place for you. Dunstone Country House: Five beautifully-appointed guest suites are the original Dunstone guest rooms; they are housed in the converted stables and a stable farm cottage. The rooms delight guests with stunning views of the mountains, vines and the farm. From your private entrance and veranda, enter a little home-away-from-home, with all modern comforts and all the extra touches for which Dunstone has become renowned. These enjoy the comfort of a beautiful guest lounge overlooking the mountains and vineyards with wrap around views and an infinity pool overlooking the vineyards and mountains beyond. Dunstone Manor: A new addition to the Estate is the recently acquired, original manor house. A stately three bedroom house on the southern rise of the farm, set amongst lush gardens, towering shady oak trees, and vineyards. This beautiful property has an air of tranquillity, making it the perfect retreat. The property can either be rented as a private house sleeping 6 – 8 persons on a B&B or self-catering basis, or as individual guest suites on a B&B basis. The three individually decorated bedroom are housed on the first floor and offer beautiful views over the gardens, vineyard and mountains. Downstairs is a gracious guest lounge which opens out on to a pretty stoep with its own sun drenched pool. The Cottages: Guava cottage is a self-catering cottage amongst the guava orchard, it boasts its own Viognier vineyard outside the front door. Guava has 2 king-sized bedrooms, a private garden and private heated swimming pool. Guava can also be taken on a B&B basis. Vine Cottage is a new addition on the southern slope of the Estate. Originally stables, it is tastefully converted into a pretty one-bedroom cottage, a very private escape for 2. Guests at Vine cottage have access to all facilities at the Country House, on a B&B option. Facilities: In addition to the facilities listed below, we also offer off street vine shaded parking; free wifi; DSTV hotel package; a fully licensed family Bistro restaurant; winery, cellar tours and wine tasting. We have 10 hectares of beautiful far to explore, including vineyards and fruit orchards. In-Room: All rooms have air-Conditioning with cooling and heating mode; fine cotton linen; goose down duvets and pillows; en-suite bathroom; high quality towels & bath robes; luxury amenities; hairdryer; large bar fridge with honesty bar, and snacks and tea tray with homemade lavender cookies. Rooms also boast safe, iPod player, flat screen television with DSTV hotel package, DVD Player with USB port, and an in-house DVD library is also available. Dunstone Country House facilities include: beautiful guest lounge overlooking vineyards and mountains, with honesty bar and tea and coffee making facilities; 10m infinity swimming pool with luxury loungers; landscaped gardens including a herb garden, roses and lavender. Dunstone Manor facilities include: A beautiful guest lounge leading out onto a sun drenched swimming pool; vine covered stoep and seating area; fully equipped kitchen and honesty bar; braai facilities. Cottage facilities include: Guava - fully equipped kitchen, fireplace, private garden, private heated 6*4m pool. Vine - private veranda and garden, Area Information: Dunstone Estate is ideally located to explore the Western Cape. Only 45 minutes from Cape Town, 15 minutes from Paarl and 30 minutes from Stellenbosch and Franschhoek. TGCSA 4-Star Guest House | Dinners from R250 pp | B&B Rates include breakfast, wine tasting and afternoon tea Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$99 - US$320 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Wellington
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$99 - US$320 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Wellington
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"we were on second floor in the manor house and the view was breathetaking"
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