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    Babylonstoren

    R45, Simondium 7670, South Africa
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    2017-10-29 2017-10-30
    Traveller (631)
    Room & Suite (84)
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    Overview
    • Excellent79%
    • Very good13%
    • Average5%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “fruit” (57 reviews)
    “garden tour” (59 reviews)
    “wine tasting” (48 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Fitness centre
    Multilingual Staff
    Spa
    Laundry Service
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    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 23 February 2017

    Staying at Babylonstoren is an experience. Wandering around the gardens and eating at the restaurant really make you feel like you are staying at a working farm. The food was delicious and the cottage was simply decorated, but modern and sophisticated. We only were able...More

    1  Thank MidwestMaven14
    Response from lizelazarus, General Manager at BabylonstorenResponded 27 March 2017

    We are delighted that you enjoyed every bit of your visit, from the food to the spa. Having you leave with a memorable experience is of great importance to us and we look forward to welcome you back for two nights or even more! Best...More

    Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

    So real it feels like home, just better. We stayed for two nights and were just enchanted with the whole package. Such friendly and genuinely friendly staff and gardens only comparable to the hanging gardens of Babylon. Thank you very much, we love you back.

    Thank guyguest
    Response from lizelazarus, General Manager at BabylonstorenResponded 27 March 2017

    Dear Guy Your review brings a very big smile to our faces and warms up our hearts. You have captured in words exactly what we want our guests to experience. Best wishes, Lize and the Babylonstoren team

    Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

    Stopped on entry by friendly staff. Paid R10 to enter and given map of farm. Went to the beautiful glass tasting room. Our hostess Nyleen was very charming and knowledgeable about the wines. The platters which we didn't order but saw.. looked amazing. The had...More

    Thank Chavonn J
    Response from lizelazarus, General Manager at BabylonstorenResponded 27 March 2017

    Dear Chavonn Your kind words will be shared with Kerwin and Nyleen. We hope to welcome you back soon to not just look but also taste some delicious platters while sipping on the wine. Farm greetings, Lize and the Babylonstoren team

    Reviewed 21 February 2017

    Came here for lunch, beautiful fresh food straight out of their garden. Very friendly helpful staff and the grounds are amazing. There is an entry fee, we paid R10 pp to get in but this money goes to support their School, well worth the £0.60p...More

    Thank Sags67
    Response from lizelazarus, General Manager at BabylonstorenResponded 27 March 2017

    Thank you for your kind support and for taking the time to share your Babylonstoren experience with us. Farm greetings, Lize and the Babylonstoren team

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    Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

    Until today, I have never heard of an entry fee into a wine farm. We wanted to go to Babylonstoren for some breakfast, wine tasting and to purchase some wines, instead we were asked to pay R20 pp entry by an obviously embarrassed security gaurd....More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Response from lizelazarus, General Manager at BabylonstorenResponded 27 March 2017

    When visitors come to Babylonstoren, whether it’s for lunch or a garden tour, they often express surprise at the entrance fee at the gate. On weekends and public holidays entry costs R20 per person (R10 per child under 12), but on weekdays it is R10...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Price range
    • US$360 - US$1,010 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Simondium
    • Also Known As
    • Babylonstoren Hotel Franschhoek
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    Traveller (631)
    Room & Suite (84)
    Dining (67)
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    Cynthia C
    4 May 2015|
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    Response from lizelazarus | Property representative |
    The experienced and energetic head gardener at Prieuré d’Orsan, Gilles Guillot, has this beautiful saying that a garden is like someone you love – there is something beautiful about them in every season. It also depends on... More
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    "Chalets are located with a view of the garden and beautiful."
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    "if possible get a group together and rent the manor house"
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