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Bartholomeus Klip Farmhouse

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Bartholomeus Klip Farmhouse at the end of our 3 week visit to SA. This was a very special experience. Everything that is said on their website is reality. One must go and experience for oneself. Generous and thoughtful hospitality. We felt so welcomed. Delicious meals. Fascinating projects. The very nicest of staff. Are only regret is not...

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Family trip with 4 adults, 2 grandchidlren age 8 and 11. loved the wild olive house, pool, early mornign game drive with family (saw lamb being born, owls, tortoise etc). very generous catering!3 nights was about right for us.

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Bartholomeusklip, General Manager at Bartholomeus Klip Farmhouse, responded to this review

Dear reviewer Thank you so much for staying with us at Wild Olive House and delighted you enjoyed your time there and so glad you were able to see lambs being born and some of the rare Geometric's on the drives. We are also glad you enjoyed the meals and thought it was generous, will definitely let the kitchen know....

London England
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is still a very special place, but for the rates now they really need to do some refurbishment and also look at modernising the menu. We stayed in the Olive House which used to be a cheaper option than the rooms in the main house but if you add the food charge it is now almost the same. This...

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Bartholomeusklip, General Manager at Bartholomeus Klip Farmhouse, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer Thanks feedback and comments and we do appreciate our comments above regarding your stay with us at Wild Olive House. We endevour all year to constantly keep all parts of BK in good order including Wild Olive House and I'm sorry you felt it was not the case during your stay. We have taken note and had a...

canberra australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow. This is an amazing place for a restful and indulgent stay. The main house has 4 double bedrooms which are decorated meticulously and well. The rooms are spacious and spotlessly clean. The staff are very welcoming and friendly. And the food! From high tea, to dinner, to pre-game drive coffee and starters, to brunch - it is a gourmet...

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Bartholomeusklip, General Manager at Bartholomeus Klip Farmhouse, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer It is always so lovley to hear that the guides have done a great job on the nature drives, being a small reserve it is always challenging to entertain and inform our guests but delighted to hear that they did.We are also so glad to hear that you had a comfortable stay and enjoyed all the facilities and...

Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

6 of us visited here after 2 week food and wine tour of the Cape This was arguably the best of 6 very good short stay visits A long drive but what a reward. The food and wines were truly exceptional with a warm welcome and crisp cotton sheets in a beautifully presented turn of century farm/manor house Local scenery...

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Bartholomeusklip, General Manager at Bartholomeus Klip Farmhouse, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer Thank you so much for your lovely feedback and we are so glad that you included us on your tour of the winelands and that you had a great stay. We are so glad you found our farmhouse of high quality and that you enjoyed all the meals and wine on offer. Thank you so much for staying...

Elgin Grabouw
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Words can not explain the feeling the experience the food the farm life the wild life the views the flowers the smell the service absolutely amazing Lesley and Louise such amazing awesome people i can wait to go back and its was only a hours drive and easy to find love it thank you Bartholomeus Lesley Louise and all your...

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Bartholomeusklip, General Manager at Bartholomeus Klip Farmhouse, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer Thank you so much for your comments and feedback and we are delighted you had such an enjoyable stay and that you had such a positive experience .Louise and I can only do this job well with the help of our great staff so will pass on the comments to them too and look forward to when you...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Spent a few days in the wonderful Bartholomeus klip. It is truly an oasis of tranquility and wished that our stay had been longer! What wonderful staff..customer service at it's best. Will return soon

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Jeroen_Arthur, Public Relations Manager at Bartholomeus Klip Farmhouse, responded to this review

Thank you Christy, I'll make sure to forward your compliments to the staff at BK. Thank you for your review and 5 star rating! Best regards, Jeroen

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This was one of the most amazing places I have ever stayed at. Never in my life have I met such friendly and helpful staff that will go out of their way to make your stay the best experience of your life and treats you like royalty. There are so much to do and so many places to explore. It...

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Jeroen_Arthur, Public Relations Manager at Bartholomeus Klip Farmhouse, responded to this review

Wow, this is quite a review Marcia! I'll make sure to share your compliments with the staff at BK. Thank you so much for this beautiful review, and for your 5 star rating! Best regards, Jeroen

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Excellent location on a Nature Reserve. Game drives twice a day with knowledgeable guides. Comfortable rooms and great food especially breakfast. Wonderful pool in a magnificent garden. Excellent friendly service.Excellent winery next door open for tastings.

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Jeroen_Arthur, Public Relations Manager at Bartholomeus Klip Farmhouse, responded to this review

Dear Andrew L, many thanks for your beautiful review and 5 star rating! Best regards from the Bartholomeus Klip team

Arundel
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We have just returned fro our eighth stay at Bartholomeus Klip. It remains wonderful in every aspect. The location, the accommodation, the food, the service and the friendliness of the management and all the staff is truly excellent.

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Bartholomeusklip, General Manager at Bartholomeus Klip Farmhouse, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer Thank you for the comments and delighted its your 8th stay with us!! Always great news to hear that our guest have enjoyed their time with us and that you enjoyed all the meals,staff and surrounds. We look forward to welcoming you again and thank you for your loyal support of BK! Warmest Regards Lesley

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bartholomeus Klip is a charming small hotel for only 16 guests on a working wheat and sheep farm just over an hour away from Cape Town – ideally situated for exploring the famous winelands. There is a 4,000 hectare fynbos nature reserve, with a spectacular backdrop of mountains, to be explored on game drives or by mountain bike, and beautiful gardens with a unique swimming pool. The food is renowned, with lavish brunches and high teas, and a gourmet three-course dinner. The separate Wild Olive House, with its own swimming pool, can be hired on a self-catering or full-board basis. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bartholomeus Klip Farmhouse

Address: | Elandsberg Farms, Hermon 7308, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Hermon
Price Range: ₹ 16,031 - ₹ 40,853 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bartholomeus Klip Farmhouse 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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“The rooms in the main house are all quite small”
salbags, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Disa room was the best!”
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“No children under 16 are allowed in the main lodge but all ages allowed in Wild Olive House”
ShereeS1107, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Wild Olive cottage is a very special space to share with friends or family”
gbyr0n, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are superb”
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