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    Babylonstoren

    R45, Simondium 7670, South Africa
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    • Excellent79%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 21 January 2017

    We were a group of photography friends who spent a delightful morning at Babylonstoren. The new scented room has beautiful roses & the smell in there is just wow. The trees arefull of summer fruit at the moment. The bonsai exhibition was quite interesting. We...More

    Thank Dirmu G
    Response from lizelazarus, General Manager at BabylonstorenResponded 30 January 2017

    Hi Dirmu We hope the garden gave you new inspiration and interesting views for your lenses. Farm greetings, Lize and the Babylonstoren team

    Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

    Great times what based at the foot of The mountains staff very friendly food of the highest quality choices are good our waiter Jonathan very well groomed and well knowledgeable food good and tasty a walk around the farm is so well worth while

    Thank John R
    Response from lizelazarus, General Manager at BabylonstorenResponded 30 January 2017

    Hi John Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We will surely share you kind words with Jonathan and hope to welcome you back in the near future. Farm greetings, Lize and the Babylonstoren team

    Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

    The gardens are beatiful, well worth walking around in. The spa has a lovely pool and the neck, shoulder, back massage was really good. Lunch at the restaurant next to the spa is very much recommended.More

    Thank johannes a
    Response from lizelazarus, General Manager at BabylonstorenResponded 30 January 2017

    Hi Johannes Like everything else at Babylonstoren, the Garden Spa is inextricably linked to the garden and the ever-changing seasons. We like to think of it as a living spa, set within a forest of bamboo with tranquil greenery and a myriad leiwater channels to...More

    Reviewed 14 January 2017

    ...but trying to find you was a nightmare! The gardens are large and well-spaced out, but without a map or clear signage trying to find anything or anyone is rather a problem. The parking is pretty chaotic, the layout of the shop and main (evening)...More

    Thank Mike H
    Response from lizelazarus, General Manager at BabylonstorenResponded 30 January 2017

    Hi Mike The garden is 3,5 hectares and guests are welcome to explore every corner! All pathways in the garden are gravel and in some areas covered with peach pips therefore remember to wear comfortable shoes to make it a pleasant wondering. Your kind words...More

    Reviewed 9 January 2017

    What a great place to come for lunch in the greenhouse. Amiable staff serving, very tasty food.Bit of a wait to get a table, but there were a lot of people. Then the gardens are a delight to wander around afterwards to work off your...More

    Thank Peter F
    Response from lizelazarus, General Manager at BabylonstorenResponded 30 January 2017

    Hi Pieter Every one of the 300 varieties of plants in the garden is edible or has medicinal value. They are also grown as organically as possible and in a biologically sustainable manner. The fruit and vegetables from the garden are harvested all year round...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 291 - US$ 814 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Simondium
    • Also Known As
    • Babylonstoren Hotel Franschhoek
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    Cynthia C
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    Response from lizelazarus | Property representative |
    The experienced and energetic head gardener at Prieuré d’Orsan, Gilles Guillot, has this beautiful saying that a garden is like someone you love – there is something beautiful about them in every season. It also depends on... More
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    "if possible get a group together and rent the manor house"
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    "COTTAGES!!!!!! are the best"
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    "Cottages overlooking the garden are the best and very spacious and offer lots of privacy."
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    "Farmhouse Suite - Upper Floor"
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