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    Buffalo Drift

    Ruigtevlei Farm, Tulbagh, Witzenberg Municipality 6821, South Africa
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    • Excellent37%
    • Very good40%
    • Average13%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible5%
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    “luxury tents” (11 reviews)
    “tented camp” (4 reviews)
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We recently stayed over at the River Cottage as a leaders time away for our organization and unfortunately left disappointed. Although the property manager (Hannes) was really helpful and kind, we had 2 disappointing experiences in the area of the venue facilities Firstly - the...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Pictures of cottage one indicate privacy and a quaint but simple cottage. In reality you are sharing a yard with another cottage less that 20 metres away from you, the only view you have is a fence and the cottage was cramped- one 'bedroom' actually...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The river cottage was a great place to spend time with the groom to be. All the guys enjoyed it. A few complaints were around the amount of flies around the garden area and the price for the accommodation. Other than that, the staff were...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We went for our birthday and one year anniversary celebration. We our outdoor people and love camping. Be it luxury or roughing it. This was neither... I was told we could swim in the river, the so called river is not a river, its dirty,...More

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    Thank 446nickis
    Reviewed 6 November 2017

    What a great venue, comfortable with plenty to do. Was perfect for a larger crowd and the facilities were clean. I really appreciated the fact that there was someone to clean in the mornings too. One downside is that 2 of the bathrooms did not...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$41 - US$206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Witzenberg Municipality >
    • Tulbagh
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    Room Tips
    "Staying in their luxury tent was a nice "glamping" experience."
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    "Not a hotel. Peaceful luxury tented accommodation. Comfortable and romantic getaway."
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    "Tent 4 is furthest away from the party action at the fort."
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    "Tent 4 is furthest away from everything, but you'll still feel like in the middle of a wedding. Only book..."
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