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Rietvlei Country Estate

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Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 5 nights, really well worth the stay. Excellent , friendly and efficient service. Relaxed environment and an ideal place to stay if you want to get away from the hussle and bustle of the town. Secure and comfortable, tastefully decorated

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 29 April 2015

I expected a decent place for the price but I got a whole lot more than I expected! Rika has thought of everything and has really made Rietvlei Country Estate private and comfortable. Everything was perfect...the rooms were fully equipped and although it is self-catering there was filter coffee, tea as well as rolls with cheese, ham and tomato for...

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Panama
Reviewed 31 December 2014

We were worried about staying at Rietvlei as it is right on the N2 highway. However, noise was never a problem - and this was peak holiday season. The Estate was very well maintained and the accommodation very well serviced. It had a peacefulness to it that we really enjoyed. The host, Rika is absolutely terrific and made us feel...

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Reviewed 28 December 2014 via mobile

This was really the perfect place to be. Away from all the rush in the world . Peace, quiet, world class units and amazing service and a great owner. You are suprised by what the owner and the place has to every everytime . It just gets better. Thank you for a great stay .will definitely use Rietvlei country estate...

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Reviewed 8 October 2014

What a wonderful wonderful wonderful experience. Rika, the owner is running a world class establishment. She is classy in every way and it shows in her business. The accommodation is superb, clean and luxurious. The staff are friendly and exceptionally accommodating, especially if you are a family. The estate itself is simply gorgeous, rolling lawns overlooking a huge pond. You...

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2Thank SeanOdee
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 4 May 2014

We have stayed at Rietvlei twice - in December 2013 (10 days) and in April 2014 (10 days) - both these visits can only be described as peace, serenity, luxury, beautiful surroundings and spoils and more spoils.....Rika and her team (Bubbles and Pamela) made sure that everything was perfect, nothing is not thought of, (double point plug adapters, hair dryer,...

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1Thank Zinzan2014
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 March 2014

We drove to Cape Town last month & I had the pleasure of staying at Rietvlei. It was absolutely beautiful, calming & the perfect getaway from the busy city life. We stayed in the Egyptian Geese unit & it was stylish & comfortable. The owners Rika & her husband were very welcoming, friendly & helpful.I would definitely recommend this place.

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Thank Mohammed360
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 6 January 2014

We spent 12 days at Rietvlei during the Christmas holiday 2013 and it was absolutely awesome! We stayed in the Guinea Fowl and Wagtail units. The units were very clean and spacious and are both great, guinea fowl definitely bigger and more luxurious if you have first choice ! With cleaning services coming in every day and an additional laundry...

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Stellenbosch
Reviewed 12 April 2012

This is a must! For couples, families and friends. We had a lovely time at Rietvlei. It is beautiful, luxurious, upmarket self-catering, meaning you can braai! You get a lovely farm feeling overlooking a dam and huge open field. It is 5 min away from Plett so you have best of both worlds. We will definitely go back and visit...

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Johannesburg
Reviewed 14 March 2012

Excellent and upmarket self-catering accommodation situated approximatley 5 minutes outside the town of Plettenberg Bay. The rooms are beautifully decorated and we appreciated the quality and style. The lush green estate ensures a peaceful stay and the owners go the extra mile to make it a memorable stay! We loved it there!

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  • Shuttle Bus Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the Rietvlei/Bitou Valley just off the N2 heading towards Port Elizabeth. A mere 2.5km away from the beautiful holiday town center of Plettenberg Bay, with its breathtaking scenery and lovely safe beaches. This 5 suite luxury self-catering Tuscan Style Villa is your "Home away from Home". Each suite with its own balcony and private braai (barbecue) overlooking the picturesque countryside and lush green lawns of the estate paddock and stables. With the easy access to N2, just opposite to NH hotel, the estate is in a secure equestrian facility. The accommodation is ideally situated for an absolutely peaceful stay in a countryside setting, only a stones throw away from Plettenberg Bay town center, shopping center, beaches and restaurants. Staying at Rietvlei Country Estate gives you a little space away from the hustle and bustle of the town if you want to have a relaxed stay or holiday. We look forward to welcoming you to Rietvlei Country Estate and know that you will have a comfortable and memorable stay in style! Airport and shuttle service available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rietvlei Country Estate

Address: Corner of N2 and Reitvlei Road | Rietvlei/Goose Valley area, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Plettenberg Bay
Price Range: £54 - £68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Rietvlei Country Estate 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“If you can get it: go for the honeymoon suite ;)”
 of 5 bubbles TholangK, 29 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Egyptian Geese Suite”
 of 5 bubbles StarPANAMA, 30 Dec 2014 | Read review
“All the rooms are great you can select any of them.”
  • A view from our room of the Estate
 of 5 bubbles Zinzan2014, 4 May 2014 | Read review
“Guinea Fowl is the best unit, although they are all great with stunning views of the garden and mountains. We were not aware of the traffic on the N2 as you simply dont hear it.”
 of 5 bubbles PJW1969, 6 Jan 2014 | Read review
“All 5 apartments has nice views, but the top-floor apartments has a slightly better view of the estate grounds.”
 of 5 bubbles LaurikaS, 30 Oct 2011 | Read review
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