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    The Retreat at Groenfontein

    Groenfontein Valley, Calitzdorp 6660, South Africa
    011 27 87 551 7350
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    Overview
    • Excellent78%
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    • Average1%
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    • Terrible1%
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    Reviewed 11 May 2016

    We have visited The Retreat many times and love the walks, scenery, peace and tranquility. The rooms are really comfortable, the food sublime and hosts Marie & Grant amazingly accommodating. Make sure you book for more than one night - you will not regret it!

    Thank CharlandPhil
    Reviewed 11 May 2016

    This lodge must rate as one of the best. Not only is it great value for money, but the accommodation, service and food put it in a class of its own. If you need a peaceful, quiet stay with astounding mountain scenery and lovely walks,...More

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    Reviewed 5 May 2016

    We visited the Retreat for the second time. Grant and Marie are wonderful hosts, nothing is too much trouble. The surrounding is very peaceful. You can hike or watch the birds or just relax with a cup of Rooibos. At the dinner table you have...More

    Thank Yvonne G
    Reviewed 3 May 2016

    This wonderful place was recommended to us by our South African friends and certainly lived up to its reputation.Peaceful location, delightful hosts and staff, birdwatchers' paradise and first class food, it has it all! The Wifi reception was a little sporadic but Grant and Marie...More

    Thank MillbrookCottage
    Reviewed 10 April 2016

    We stayed unfortunately only one night, this place is so peaceful and restful. We made great walks in the mountains, had excellent supper and breakfast facing this incredible nature and listening to the birds.

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$63 - US$166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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