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    Matjiesvlei Cottages

    Voortrekker Street | Matjiesvlei, Calitzdorp 6660, South Africa
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    Reviewed 24 October 2017

    A hidden Gem in the klein Karoo. We were 3 couples that stayed in this very well appointed cottage. A peacefull setting against the Swartberg mountain overlooking olive orchards and rolling hills covered in flowering Spekboom .Hiking,MTB and bird watching at the river were high...More

    Thank mikesmit2017
    Response from Marietjie S, Manager at Matjiesvlei CottagesResponded 25 October 2017

    Good day Mike Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. We are glad that you have enjoyed your stay so much with all the activities. We hope to see you again in the future.

    Reviewed 12 August 2017

    We stayed in the Middleplaas cottage beneath the giant pepper tree. Your setting consists of rolling hills and looming mountains and green vegetation all round which you can enjoy from the partially enclosed porch. The rustic interior can be somewhat dark perhaps because it is...More

    Thank Des C
    Response from Marietjie S, Owner at Matjiesvlei CottagesResponded 14 August 2017

    It is great that you enjoyed your visit to our beautiful and special valley.

    Reviewed 18 July 2017

    The location is perfect. House is very nicely equiped with great fireplace. Great for long walks and m/bikes. Double bed is sagging and require repairs. Overall stay was very nice. Only negatuve was the double bedMore

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    Response from MatjiesvleiCottages, Owner at Matjiesvlei CottagesResponded 19 July 2017

    Middelplaas indeed has a great fireplace in the lounge, not only for heating, but to be used as an indoor braai as well. The cottage is ideally situated for hiking in Steering se Kloof, to experience the nature of the Swartberg mountains and the hike...More

    Reviewed 15 July 2017

    We had a lovely stay - comfortable and very peacefull. We loved the tranquility, incredible sunsets and did a fair bit of hiking and canoing. Exploring the surrounds included the Karoowater spa - kids loved it, several wine and port tastings - Peter Bailey and...More

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    Response from MatjiesvleiCottages, Owner at Matjiesvlei CottagesResponded 16 July 2017

    Calitzdorp, and especially Matjiesvlei, is a very special place, with lots to do and explore. We are glad you have experienced the opportunities of activity within the tranquility of the surroundings.

    Reviewed 20 April 2017

    Loved this peaceful place with amazing birds and the Gamka river which you can swim in. Cottage was beautiful and well equipped. Has a nice outside braai area. Good nature walks available. Definitely recommended.More

    Thank Rae W
    Response from Marietjie S, Owner at Matjiesvlei CottagesResponded 1 May 2017

    We are glad that you have enjoyed your stay in Middelplaas. If you have identified any rare bird, we would like to add that bird to our list. Relaxing in Matjiesvlei is what we hope our guests do by bird watching, hiking, swimming, reading and...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Microwave
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$46 - US$99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    • Calitzdorp
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    Room Tips
    "Make sure to book at Middelplaas as it is very private and secluded."
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    "All rooms are good!"
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    "The "Stalle" has a massive stoep/patio, which is great for braaiing and hosting a lot of people..."
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    "Middelplaas cottage is more private than Bokwagters Cottage, but Bokwagters is beautiful, with a separate..."
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