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Chamonix Wine Farm

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We specifically booked Leopard cottage well ahead of our trip. We were advised the day before arrival (when I called to confirm the booking) that they had double booked. We were offered a "more expensive" unit at the same price. Naturally we assumed it would be a similar standard. Leopard cottage has a flat screen TV, king bed, fireplace, balcony...

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Great romantic place , great value for money and excellent service. The staff took great care of us during our stay at Chamonix . Wilderness at your door step ( Springbok , Zebra , Impala etc ). Excellent wines and wine tasting at the Racine restaurant. The main building were breakfast is served is filled with taxidermy of a number...

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1Thank Bradlows
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 June 2016

On our recent return holiday to South Africa we had the unfortunate experience of staying at the Marco polo Lodge every thing was fine until our check out, when one of our party went to settle his bill he discovered that his credit cards had been tampered with and money missing, I immediately checked my wallet & found that I...

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3Thank 186402Anne67
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 15 April 2016

Friendly staff for tastings, not a pretentious place and fabulous wines. Thank you. If you are about wines: the ONE tasting not to miss in Franschhoek If you are looking for a fun day out with the kids or for an extravagent winery to pop by (sound like a few estates are making a business out of this around there):...

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Hurstpierpoint, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 April 2016

After so many great reviews we have been appalled at the service we received from all but one great member of staff at the Marco Polo Lodge. The front of house team weren't aware of our booking when we arrived so we were put into a room which didn't feel prepared - the bathroom smelt damp and there weren't enough...

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Thank JegonS
Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Recently stayed in the Marco Polo lodge for a wedding in the nearby area. The Lodge is a little out the way from the main town but you get stunning views in return which makes it worth while. Great balcony area overlooking the valley and the game reserve. The pool area is great too while the weather is so beautiful....

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Thank laurenmary21
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 4 April 2016

I have been going to Chamonix for past four years and have loved it, the accommodation and views are simply breathtaking and the lodge is beautiful and reasonable priced. They are very slack though on being organised. The previous year we arrived and our Leopard Lodge had been forgotten to be cleaned. This year we arrived only to be told...

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Thank Anthea S
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Very comfortable rooms. Luxurious house with added touches such as a house butler. We had a pleasant stay at Marco Polo. Really great service with great views of the wine estate. A recommended visit for international guests with the wild life.

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Thank Mel R
Oxford
Reviewed 10 January 2016

I highly recommend the Marco Polo lodges, had a great 2 night stay here, luxury accommodation and surroundings. The lounge areas are decorated with the owners game trophies, which we were aware of before booking, but they just add to the atmosphere of the place, it really was impressive. Great balcony area for stunning daytime views across the valley and...

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Thank Polecatcaz
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 22 November 2015

Entry level at Chamonix based on the other options available. The accommodation is sufficient however has "aged" and is in dire need of a makeover as the potential is huge. The setting and view is outstanding with good access. Reception was very good and friendly and we did mention that Rouge requires a makeover and I am sure that same...

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about Chamonix Wine Farm

Address: Uitkyk Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
Price Range: $202 - $259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Overlooking the game park.”
62garryw, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Hadida for privacy and views, Panorama for the huge room with private deck overlooking the animal feeding.”
Livelife2max, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Leopard Room is great and has great views, also located in the main house.”
GeorgeM2, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“HADIDA COTTAGE is very private but close enough to the main building , The WATERFALL COTTAGE is very secluded from the rest of the estate.”
Bradlows, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“do not stay here until they change their room safes to digital”
186402Anne67, 12 Jun 2016 | Read review
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