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Villa Tarentaal

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Switzerland
Reviewed 18 November 2015

Excellent stay to relax. Wonderful room with a beatiful garden around. We enjoyed a delicious brekfast. Unfortunately we could stay just one night, but we would definitively comme back if we return in these area.

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Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

Excellent host, food, room and setting. Great for a quiet and tranquil getaway. 2nd year coming here and the quality has been top notch all the way! Wish we could stay for longer. Would definitely recommend.

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1Thank Mario C
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 8 November 2015

We had the most relaxing weekend at this most beautiful place... Made more wonderful by the great, really personal contact. I'd recommend this place. Graham and his team are exceptional. The setting is absolutely stunning and the place is clearly kept in impeccable condition for guests to enjoy...

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1Thank Shabodien
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 October 2015

Oh - it was all fabulous. The huge bed, fine linen, tasteful decoration, immaculate garden, the hills beyond to walk in, the full moon rising in a clear night sky (clearly not to order), the delicious breakfast so carefully prepared on the verandah with the best view possible, the burgeoning Spring - flowers and vines and fruit trees - all...

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1Thank OutandAbout275
Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 6 October 2015

We had a fabulous 2 night stay. We had absolutely everything we needed & were surrounded by the beauty of tulbagh. Graham & Brandi are natural hosts & couldn't have been more helpful & professional. We certainly recommend this villa & wont hesitate to book again.

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1Thank Claire_deugs
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 6 October 2015

My husband and I spent a long weekend at Villa Tarentaal for our first wedding anniversary and were not disappointed! We went for the 'relax and pamper' package that included a welcome platter, champagne breakfast and full body massages - highly recommended! Blue Crane cottage was comfortable, very private and fully equipped and we could spend the afternoons gazing at...

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1Thank Karen M
Orebro, Sweden
Reviewed 3 October 2015

We arrived in the afternoon and were greeted by the owner himself who took good time to explain everything to us. It used to be part of a Vinyard but was now run as a B&B of high quality. Beautiful setting at poolside with mountains in the background and we had some time to relax while the sun was slowly...

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1Thank Tom D
Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

Visited Tulbagh for the 1st time and checked in at Villa Tarentaal,welcomed by Graham Hunter into a top class well styled guest house which my wife,my son and I felt relaxed with 200 channels of dstv.The following morning we were served the best french toast,and my wife enjoyed a bacon mushroom omelete and my son scrambled egg .The portions generous,well...

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1Thank Tigere E
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 7 September 2015

The room was spotless, spacious and luxurious with a king sized bed and numerous thoughtful extras like plunger coffee and fresh milk, picnic blanket and stocked honesty fridge (including toothbrush and toothpaste!). The breakfast is a treat and the surroundings offer great opportunities to relax on the lawns, lie next to the pool or keep the little ones entertained in...

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1Thank Louise123455
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 20 July 2015

I've been vacationing in Tulbagh for almost 20 years now and Villa Tarentaal is first class. You won't find another place in Tulbagh with this level of attention to detail and service. Graham is a fantastic host and we will certainly be visiting again.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tulbagh accommodation with a special touch. Villa Tarentaal offers boutique style accommodation, every detail has been personally attended to, from throw cushions to the extra length beds, with guest comfort in mind. Enjoy privacy, stunning Tulbagh mountain views, meandering gardens, breakfast served to you at your cottage each morning, and extreme hospitality. Our three private cottages offer space to relax. All cottages are equipped with kitchenettes, living areas, modern bathrooms and spacious bedrooms, flat screen televisions and aircon. Looking for romantic Tulbagh accommodation. Our new Peacock Suite is the ultimate retreat. We are located 1km from Tulbagh village. Come enjoy outdoor and indoor splendor at its finest and the most unique bed and breakfast in Tulbagh! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Tarentaal

Address: ext Van Der Stel street, Tulbagh, Witzenberg Municipality 6820, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Witzenberg Municipality > Tulbagh
Price Range: $135 - $162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Villa Tarentaal 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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