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Algarvia, Portugal
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have stayed at Summerwood every year for the last five years so you can guess that we love the property. However this year, having booked back in June and asked for a particular room(8), we were allocated the smallest room in the hotel (5), not big enough for the two of us and our luggage. When we complained we...

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SWGuesthouse, Owner at Summerwood Guest House, responded to this review

Dear guest We have engaged with you via email regarding your unfortunate situation. Allow me the opportunity to reply on the Tripadvisor platform as to what happened from our perspective. Your booking agent indeed requested the availability of Room 8 in June 2016 ‘Please can you advise if you can help – WITH ROOM 8’ Our manager at that time...

Toronto
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful guest house, with a lovely pool and grounds The breakfast was wonderful both in content and presentation. It's not in the central area of the town , so it is helpful to have a car when booking there.

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UK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Can only reiterate what others have written. Great place and so peaceful. Great room, wonderful gardens and a brilliant breakfast. Highly recommended. ( la di da di da, la di da di da, la di da di da) Why do tripadvisor insist on 200 chars you can say wonderful in a few words.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After 10 minutes at the Summerwood Guest House, I really felt like home. The staff is extraordinary friendly and the house, as well as the surroundings, are terrific! Not far from the shopping area, but in a quiet area. At night, I would always find a little surprise at my door, which the staff left for me.... it couldn't be...

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Hersham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for one night on way through to Cape Town. Rodney was extremely welcoming and helpful in recommending a place to eat. Great facilities both in room and around guest house including a lovely swimming pool area which we used in the afternoon. Great breakfast, would stay here again.

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Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights after a few days in Cape Town, the moment we drove through the electric gates we were treated with a smile, instantly took back by the class and set up of the place. We got shown around and introcuded to the honesty bar (which is a great touch) then shown the room which was a...

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K_Australia
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

The Pros: nice location if you like a bike ride or a long walk from the centre of town. The layout of the guesthouse was very charming, with a beautiful garden, pool and breakfast area. Attentive management and staff - Rodney was a gem - cycling us into town on the first night and making us a beautiful early morning...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 10 January 2017

One of the nicest Guest Houses we have ever stayed in. Beautifully decorated and exceptional standard. Great location. Attention to detail very impressive. Would highly recommend. Tim was extremely informative and helpful.

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 10 January 2017

If fairies existed this is where they would live! The gardens are so beautiful, pool is lovely and a perfect size. Beach towels provided. Upon check in they handed me a key to my lovely bicycle which I utilized to get to the city in 5 minutes. The breakfast, oh my, the most lovely presentation. Rodney made us afternoon cocktails...

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Reviewed 9 January 2017

The standard room is very well equipped with a nice view however superior rooms are more spacious and worth the extra. There is a very good selection for breakfast and freshly cooked. The swimming pool and sun beds are a bonus after a busy day.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This unique mansion, originally built in 1904, was designed by an Italian architect and has been lovingly restored to meet the demands of the modern traveler. It is set in a spectacular garden featuring a great variety of indigenous plants. Our friendly staff can advise you and organize activities in the village and surrounding areas such as guided wine tours, hiking tours, transfers, golf arrangements and much more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Summerwood Guest House

Address: 28 Jonkershoek Street | Mostertsdrif, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa (Formerly Summerwood Boutique Hotel)
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Stellenbosch
Price Range: ₹ 6,253 - ₹ 14,384 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Summerwood Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Avoid the ground floor room which was noisy when people walked by.”
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 of 5 bubbles 648kerstint, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles Wymlae, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
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