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Overview
Tulbagh Road, Tulbagh, Witzenberg Municipality 6820 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent the first few nights of our honeymoon in the newly built log cabin (thanks to a generous room upgrade!) It wast the perfect getaway, 2 bedrooms all with heaters and electric blankets for a cost winter ambiance, fully equipped kitchen, braai and a...More

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Response from Alison I, Owner at Essere LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed the beginning of your honeymoon with us, we hope you had a fantastic week and that you’ll return to Essere in future.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tranquil place for weekend getaway in Tulbagh. Owners and staff are welcoming and friendly. Rooms could do with a few upgrades, but in general they are comfortable for a night or two. Great to have a little fire place in the room, except wood needs...More

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Response from Alison I, Owner at Essere LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Sandy, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us, we are pleased that in the main you had a good break. I have passed your comments onto the therapists, and asked that they consider leaving more time for travel...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Alison and her husband were excellent hosts and made our stay memorable. The attention to detail in the rooms as well as the setting makes this a very special place for a weekend getaway. Despite the remark on Booking.com that breakfast was excluded we received...More

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Response from Alison I, Owner at Essere LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review, we are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and look forward to welcoming you back to Essere soon.

Reviewed 9 September 2018

This was a very special stay. It was for my birthday and the staff makes ekstra effort to make it special. Flowers wine and everything was serve. Staff was friendly and helpfull but give us our privacy.

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Response from Alison I, Owner at Essere LodgeResponded 10 September 2018

Hi, I'm so pleased you had a wonderful birthday, it was our pleasure to make it special for you, and we hope to welcome you back to Essere again in the future.

Reviewed 3 September 2018

Our stay at Essere Lodge was amazing!!! The setting of the lodge was lovely and the service we received was amazing! I would certainly go again. However...My only complaint was my booking experience and the lack of communication. I had to deal with a guy...More

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Response from Alison I, Owner at Essere LodgeResponded 4 September 2018

Hi, I’m sorry to hear the duty manager was not as responsive as we would like whilst we were also away, however I’m delighted that the team managed to sort matters and that you had a great weekend. I hope we can welcome you back...More

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Description
Nestled deep in the heart of the Tulbagh countryside you will find Essere Lodge. A Boutique Guest House, Retreat & Conference Centre; a mere 60 minutes from Cape Town International Airport and only 80 minutes More from the city. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Spa
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$68 - US$83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Witzenberg Municipality > Tulbagh
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$68 - US$83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Witzenberg Municipality > Tulbagh
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Traveller (11)
Room & Suite (19)
Dining (6)
Pool & Beach (5)
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"Avoid room 7 (primrose) unless all you need is a clean room to sleep. The rooms are no all priced the same..."
davidcU7408EQ
02 May 2018
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"The Garden Suites are great for nature lovers as the lodge has beautifully lush green gardens."
gaynorv54
04 Dec 2017
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"Rooms very similar to each other - no advice here"
lgriffiths2017
10 Mar 2017
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"We enjoyed the showers"
Architectes
20 Feb 2017
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