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Karoo Art Hotel

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Reviewed 1 week ago

In the hospitality-steeped village of Barrydale on Route 62, the four-star Karoo Art Hotel offers guests an all-encompassing experience. It lives its name, with an enviable collection of art (most of which is for sale) that surrounds visitors, guests and diners. Whether you’re enjoying a...More

Thank ColeHay
Response from BarrydaleBarrydaler, Owner at Karoo Art HotelResponded 1 week ago

many thanks for the great review, which is much appreciated and which will be brought to the attention of all our managers and staff. we keep it funky! - but always also try to keep innovating. What new services we are working on to offer...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for one night at this hotel with really unusual decor. The headboard in our room was made up of famous faces, colourful art everywhere. Breakfast and dinner were excellent, management and staff were friendly and helpful. A good experience.More

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Response from BarrydaleBarrydaler, Owner at Karoo Art HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

many thanks for your great response- much appreciated! We have recently been upgraded as a 4-star hotel- and there are many activities to participate in and many great things to see in our village and area- a two night stay is best to enjoy this...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This being our 3rd visit to this hotel, we still thoroughly enjoy it, however we noticed a slight deterioration on our most recent visit. We booked 3 rooms. Our room was lovely but the shower was merely a dribble which was almost impossible to regulate...More

Thank JHerlig
Response from BarrydaleBarrydaler, Owner at Karoo Art HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Oops- we need to pull up our socks regarding our Wi-Fi- - we are doing what we can. See below.. You nevertheless rate us 4 out of 5 , for which we thank you. Its a pity neither you or the rest of your party...More

Reviewed 14 May 2018

This is such an interesting hotel! The staff are welcoming and kind and nothing’s too much trouble. The walls are filled with art , some whacky some clever some classic. Food and drinks are good. Atmosphere is terrific. Live music and sometimes dance troupes in...More

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Response from BarrydaleBarrydaler, Owner at Karoo Art HotelResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you for your enthusiastic review! Much appreciated! We have a lot of activities and sight-seeing to recommend in our little village Barrydale and the surrounding magic Klein Karoo area, to make your stay a unique experience. The truth is that one night's stay over...More

Reviewed 17 April 2018

We spent two nights in this hotel and we really enjoyed our stay. The hotel and dinning room areas are adorned with paintings by local artists and this certainly adds a little colour to the hotel. We met Derek the head chef and he was...More

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Response from BarrydaleBarrydaler, Owner at Karoo Art HotelResponded 18 April 2018

Thanks for your great feedback- much appreciated! With winter approaching slowly but surely, we are preparing to light the fires in our various open fireplaces, review our wine list and put out our winter menu.. Hope to see you back some time in winter. Regards...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
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Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Spa
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Breakfast Available
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US$93 - US$139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$93 - US$139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Les055
19 June 2018|
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Response from BarrydaleBarrydaler | Property representative |
Hi Yes, we certainly do. we have a good number of vegetarian dishes on our menu but our chefs are always willing to go even beyond that. please give us an email warning in advance if you want anything special- our new... More
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"Select a different room each time - no two are the same!"
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"All rooms are unique. We had the garden one. A bit chilly in autumn. It it had its own log fire!"
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"The garden suite has lots of room, a small garden as well as outdoor showers"
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"Rooms vary and are all unique, suggest you choose based on your personal style/needs. The staff can guide you..."
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