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Vrede Vallei

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The view from the Vrede Vallei is just amazing, you are surrounded by green mountains and there is nothing else around, only hills, domestic animals and a lake. The room is cosy and has a nice patio just in front of it. The breakfast is served in the owners living room, a beautiful big open space with a fireplace and...

Thank Viaggiando8
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful little gem around 8km outside Swellendam - with perfect hosts Lundi and Bennie. Farm breakfasts on beautiful old Porcelain plates (different each morning)! Farm atmosphere of ducks, chickens dog and cats - but never intrusive. A real pamper if you want to chill away from city lights. The access road is really not a problem - despite other reviews...

Thank Ertjies
Aalst, Belgium
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Away from stress, pressure and world issues... lundi and Benny are very kind and always willing to help you. They want you to be on vacation at Vrede Vallei. The rooms are basic but clean and even if we would loved to have WiFi.... we did not miss it!

Thank Jurgen_DE_L
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Reaching there - You can follow the coordinates on google maps and then the sign board will take u there. 1 km off road which is steep but you can drive any car there and will have absolute fun! Lundi and her husband lives there. They host guests in 3 available independent rooms. 2 rooms are small and room no...

Thank rdravid
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

The road, leading to the establishment is a bit of a hassle. But, as soon as you on hilltop. It certainly, looks worth it and definitely is. The hostess is really welcoming. The morning view, the breakfast was amazing. The bed is comfortable. Really, had a good time.

Thank Chondre H
Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 16 June 2016

The Hotel is a bit hidden. Even with google map, we missed the small road turn to this hotel 1km inside. It has just a small sign with hand written on roadside. We arrived late and its dark. driving through a climbing dirt road. after a while, we can see the light from the house. We can't see anything as...

Thank limwiehan
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Wonderful place to stay. Out of the hustle and bustle of town but close enough to pop in for an eat or drink. Lundi was extremely friendly, helpful and looked after our every need. We did not get time to tackle any of the walking or MTB trails but I am keeping this place on my list for the next...

Thank Johann G
Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
Reviewed 3 October 2015

We arrived a bit later than we had hoped, so we missed getting to hang out on the little terrace in front of the rooms. Lundi was super welcoming, the bedding was very comfortable, and breakfast was great. We all loved the spinach and potato fritters! The garden is lovely and attracts hummingbirds with its beautiful flowers. The dirt road...

Thank robinmcm1963
Cradock, South Africa
Reviewed 12 July 2015

We arrived late with a taller than usual 6 year old. Our host, Lundi went out of her way in trying to accommodate the little one on a couch, and moving everything to a different room as my husband struggles a bit with the smell of fireplaces. Nothing was of too much effort, and the main house was open for...

Thank LadyDtravel
Stellenbosch, South Africa
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

Awesome view, hospitality and equipped room. The fire place in the room was the cherry on top. Close to Swellendam where you can enjoy a lunch and explore more of our history. Thank you for a lovely stay!! We will be back in the summer.

Thank Robyn B

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Vrede Vallei offers 2 self-catering rooms that sleep up to 4 persons and a cottage that sleeps up to 6 people, each with an en-suite bathroom, fully equipped self-catering kitchen and a large verandah to sit back relax and take in the magnificent views. Vrede Vallei is ideal for individuals, couples or families that want to escape the city for a few days. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vrede Vallei

Address: Route 60 | The road from Swellendam to Ashton/ Montequ, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Swellendam
Price Range: $82 - $97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Corner room and and newly renovated chalet has more space”
Ertjies, 9 May 2017 | Read review
“all room have great view, but we think the first room will give the best angle”
limwiehan, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All three rooms are great!”
robinmcm1963, 3 Oct 2015 | Read review
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