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Centurion, South Africa
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 17 June 2015 via mobile

We stayed for 4 nights. Were were well received by the host Tessa. We booked a room but was upgraded to a cottage....at no extra cost. The cottage was very clean and comfortable and the air conditioner helped with managing the Cape winter. The farm is well situated in the heart of the Cape Boland wine farms. The signage from... More 

Thank Martin B
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 12 May 2015

Had a bit of a runaround as did not see a sign showing hotel's name when coming off the N1. Would have like to have seen a microwave in the kitchen but other than that, all was an absolute pleasure. Clean, modern and breakfasts were good.Owners very caring and friendly. Very recommendable .....

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Thank elisas559
2 reviews
Reviewed 8 May 2015

A nice farmhouse (fruit farm) accommodation. Basic, but very nice rooms. Very friendly people. The family is organising a camp fire every evening for the guest to mingle. Very nice and personal service.

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Thank M K
1 review
Reviewed 4 May 2015

Describe the service you experienced - professional Tell us how you liked the room - room was beautiful and spacious Talk about the location & amenities - Location close to wedding venue Say what you liked best & least - Loved the breakfast

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Thank Jacomien D
Queenstown, South Africa
1 review
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Reviewed 29 April 2015

Lovely setting amongst the guava orchards! Warm hospital and excellent value for money. Very central for visiting the wine lands and close to Cape Town. Service was attentive ,friendly and professional

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1 Thank Lucy W
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Reviewed 29 April 2015

We recently got married at the Palmiet Valley Estate which neighbours De Leeuwenhof. One of our main criteria for a wedding venue in the Winelands was that we wanted all of our family and friends to be within walking distance of the festivities. We were extremely lucky that we could fit everyone between these two places (we had guests from... More 

1 Thank etsdup
Sandy, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 April 2015

Great base to visit local area , but also a good destination itself . We attended a wedding next door and stayed here. Food is of a very high quality , try Daan's Breakfast you won't eat for a week!! We went on a tour with Daan , the owner , around his farm . An amazing and inspirational man.... More 

Thank garethdsaynor
cape town
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Reviewed 13 April 2015

Very comfortable apartment with two bedrooms and well equipped kitchen Beautifully quiet with magnificent views of the mountains Garden outside the apartment as well Breakfast was well prepared and service was good Very pleasant management

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Thank davevee
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 7 April 2015

This was our first time in SA as we were invited to a wedding in Paarl. We stayed here for 1 night (as our main base for the trip was in Cape Town). The De Leeuwenhof Hotel is an amazing place, beauty, scenery, history, and most of all hospitality. It has it all. The rooms are very very nice, decorated... More 

Thank Steve C
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Reviewed 2 April 2015 via mobile

BEAUTIFUL! ! Warm welcome by Tessa. On offloading our Jeep the owner even offered to get it washed for us. Rooms are neat...clean and well serviced. Wish we could stay longer...maybe next time...thanks!

1 Thank Hannelie V

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  • Free Parking
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
"De Leeuwenhof" was founded in 1698 by a French Hugenot who came to the Cape winelands to grow fruit and grapes. Nowadays the 4-star Cape Dutch Estate is restored to it former glory and offers 11 luxury guestrooms and two apartments, 4 self-catering cottages and a small restaurant with a nice entertainment area with two pools and safe parking. The Estate is family run and the personal touch will make you feel quite at home. Most guests come to rest and enjoy the food and wine and beautiful surroundings. "De Leeuwenhof" 11,5 Ha is still a working farm and produces 64 tons of grapes and 200 tons of fruit on a yearly basis. The estate is situated in the historic wine lands of the Western Cape, tranquilly situated on the foot of the mountains 5 min from Paarl itself.The offerings more specific: Rooms & family apartments: We can accommodate 36 people in total!Attached to main House (1698): Two family apartments , with two double bedrooms with queen-sized four-poster beds, kitchenette, terrace and bathroom, fully air-conditioned (cooled and heated) TV, DVD and local TV station. Minimum charge of two people per apartment. In adjoining historic building " The Old Barn"(1914 ) Four luxury rooms **** with queen-sized double bed and en-suite bathroom, coffee/thee tray, patio and linked to private terrace with pool. In The orchard we offer 4 self catering cottages with bedroom including en-suite Bathroom and separate kitchen, dining area with fire-place and outside terraceand we offer 6 luxury rooms in "The Old Stable" with en-suite Bathroom and private terrace.Also: - Secured private parking space on farm - Own private terrace with the apartments and outside terrace with the luxury rooms. - Air-conditioned ( heating and cooling ) - Swimming pool - TV, DVD in apartments and Satellite DStv and LCD flat-screens in luxury rooms - Internet facilities present (wireless ADSL ) - Laundry service on request. - Daily cleaning of rooms - Credit card facilities ... more   less 

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Address: Sonstraal Road | Klein Drakenstein, Paarl 7646, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Paarl
Price Range: $130 - $218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — De Leeuwenhof Hotel/Guesthouse 4*
Number of rooms: 16
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“Just enjoy, it is all beautiful.”
 of 5 bubbles kitser1, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms range from large and luxurious to modest and comfortable. Our midrange choice had outside seating and a mountain view.”
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 of 5 bubbles E8053LSmarkl, 9 May 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in two different rooms. Both were superb.”
 of 5 bubbles tmdsgy, 31 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Book one of the apartments which have a private swimming pool”
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“Make sure you do not stay in a standard stable room, very noisy”
 of 5 bubbles BerniceB652, 2 Mar 2016 | Read review
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