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    The Storytellers

    | De Pakhuys Farm, Agter Pakhuis Valley, Rocklands, Clanwilliam 8135, South Africa
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    “huge tent” (2 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 34 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We enjoyed the 'glamping' stay very much. Our suggestion would be to Improve the pathways between the tent area and the kitchen / bathroom ...this was rough especially on a rainy night ! Surrounding area walks were fun and interesting, but signage could be improved...More

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    Response from JPandTracy, Owner at The StorytellersResponded yesterday

    We're glad you enjoyed your stay, and thanks for the feedback re the pathways and signage. Will see what we can get in place ahead of your next stay! All the best, hope to see you again soon, JP and Tracy

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Beautiful escape from the city! It was easy to communicate and get in touch with JP & Tracy, and they were very generous and friendly hosts. We enjoyed the clamping experience, everything was clean and neat, and the setting is just amazing. We also enjoyed...More

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    Response from JPandTracy, Owner at The StorytellersResponded yesterday

    Glad you enjoyed your time with us! Please do visit again soon, it was wonderful to have you guys here!

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Tracy and JP created the most fantastic and peaceful place under the brightest stars! This place is the reason why we keep comming back to South Africa. This perfect little hideway offers al the comfort you can wish for (even with a 2-year old), surrounded...More

    Thank Lianne D
    Response from JPandTracy, Owner at The StorytellersResponded yesterday

    Hey Lianne! When you're back in SA, please do come visit us again. It was wonderful to meet you and your family, and know there's always a place here for you guys to come get away from it all!

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I was blown away by my stay. It was so much more that I expected. Prior to my stay, looking at the pictures, I couldn't understand how a place could be so close to the mountains. This place is IN the mountain.The waterfall is a...More

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    Response from JPandTracy, Owner at The StorytellersResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for the awesome review - and thanks for being awesome guests. We hope to see you all again soon!

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Dassis Den was a lovely rustic tented camp and my dogs loved it, even though it wasa very hot! We spent most of the time in the dam. If you love rock climbing then this is the place to go. Take a big cooler box...More

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    Response from JPandTracy, Owner at The StorytellersResponded 1 week ago

    You and the dogs are all welcome to swim in the dam anytime! Glad you enjoyed it, despite the heatwave!

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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$40 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
    • Location
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    • Clanwilliam
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    Carl Dane L
    14 May 2017|
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    Response from JPandTracy | Property representative |
    Hi Carl, Yes - we send out detailed driving directions to the units on confirmation of booking. For late check-ins (after dark), we arrange to meet you at the main road and guide you in to the farm because, even with... More
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    Carl Dane L
    6 May 2017|
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    Response from JPandTracy | Property representative |
    Hi Carl, Yes, we are pet friendly, as long as your dog is also well socialised with other animals. There are a few farm dogs that run around this side. Regards, JP
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    "Dassie Den is very well situated facing the morning sun (afternoon shade), and great mountain views."
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