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Arumvale Country House

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Arumvale Country House provides well appointed, self-catering facilities and friendly, professional service. Situated in Swellendam's beautiful Hermitage Valley, which is a three kilometer walk or drive from Swellendam's historic town centre. Arumvale has three luxury, self-catering suites, one standard suite and a rustic garden cottage within a beautiful garden & countryside setting. Each suite has a large bedroom, en-suite bathroom, a themed lounge, kitchenette, private patio and separate entrance.
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Beautiful accommodation thoughtfully furnished. Close to Marloth Nature Reserve with stunning hikes. We picked blueberries on neighbouring farm early in the morning of departure.One drawback was that on the Sunday when Arumvale was full there was a lot of noisy traffic around
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What an amazing place! We absolutely loved our stay.The only horrible part was we had to leave.Magnificent garden and cottages. Thank you so much for being so helpful.We will absolutely be back in the future.
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Response from George M, Owner at Arumvale Country House
Responded 4 days ago
Good day Lisa, We thank you for staying with us and also for this lovely review , it means a lot to us all here at Arumvale and is much appreciated. We do look forward to your return visit and add that we run a winter special from May to July , stay 3 night , pay for 2. Warmest regards, George Missing (Arumvale)
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We really enjoyed our stay!Highly recommended!George & the gang are doing a brillant job we wish them all the best in the futur! Nice & quiet!Relaxing!We will definately stay there again when we are next doing the Garden Route!
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Response from George M, Owner at Arumvale Country House
Responded 6 days ago
Good day Martin, Thank you so much for this glowing review , we all of us here at Arumvale are most grateful and encouraged to continue hosting appreciative guests such as yourselves. We look forward to your next visit with us. Warmest regards, George Missing (Arumvale)
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This was one of the best stays in Cape Town... When telling people we going on holiday to Swellendam, ppl said, WHAT ARE YOU GOING TO GO DO THERE? Well, Arumvale Country House and George made the stay amazing! Amazing setting, beautiful scenery, relaxing atmosphere, cleanliness
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Response from George M, Owner at Arumvale Country House
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you so much for both staying with us , for being such super guests and for writing this lovely and glowing review on behalf of us all here at Arumvale , it is much appreciated. Warmest regards, George Missing (Arumvale)
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We stayed at Arumvale for our annual family holiday over Christmas and New Year. We were over 15 people and we had such a great time. Facilities and staff were wonderful. Owners were friendly, helpful and warm. Highly recommended and we will definitely visit again!!
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Relaxing on the patio
Extremely comfy bed!
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"room with the view"
"Room upstairs for unparraled views"
"Rustic Cottage has the best view and enjoys its own breathing space."
"Try the top floor as the bottom ones get the footfall from the top rooms"
"The Anneline cottage allows you the freedom of a kitchen with the hotel atmosphere."
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PRICE RANGE
US$58 - US$87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaWestern CapeOverberg DistrictSwellendam
NUMBER OF ROOMS
5
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