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    The Retreat at Groenfontein

    Groenfontein Valley, Calitzdorp 6660, South Africa
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    Reviewed 27 June 2017

    we spent a delightful 4 days, well cared for, and refreshed. we understand the difficulties in running such an establishment, and must compliment management for their attitude and enthusiasm. will be so happy to return.

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    Thank Crystal H
    Reviewed 20 June 2017

    The Retreat at Groenfontein was a delightful experience which exceeded our expectations. It was indeed a retreat, quiet and set in a beautiful valley and thankfully without cellphone intrusion. It is worth getting there earlier rather than later to experience a tranquil sunset and perhaps...More

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    Response from Marie H, Owner at The Retreat at GroenfonteinResponded 21 June 2017

    Many thanks Roger and Jan for your kind review! It was a pleasure to meet you both and we look forward to the next visit! Kind regards Marie

    Reviewed 7 June 2017

    It is such a beautiful trip from Calitzdorp to the Retreat. This is not a road that you should travel fast through the mountains and it is wise to arrive at lunch time on the farm. This will give you enough time to see the...More

    Thank canada493
    Reviewed 7 June 2017

    one should actually keep it as a secret. We have chosen it for the sake of a little time out from all modern world stress. It was the perfect place for it, there is just nature, it was so quite, the sky blue, the stars...More

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    Reviewed 5 June 2017

    We went to the Retreat for peace and quiet, fresh air and relaxation - and got them all in abundance! Plus gracious food and wonderful hospitality. Only niggles - and they were small - were that the hot water wasn't very hot and, while we...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Pool
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    • US$65 - US$133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
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    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Calitzdorp
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