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The Mountain Shadows Guest House

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Overview
Off Keerweder Road Klein Drakenstein, Paarl 7620 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent two nights at this beautiful place. The area is magnificent and the hosts are a very kind family. They have great recommendations for wine tastings and other activities (e.g. Quad-Tours). Also, they cook great at very fair prices. I will definitely come back...More

Thank Julius B
Response from 4711Kim, Inhaber at The Mountain Shadows Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago
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Lieber Julius, lieber Max, vielen Dank für eure netten Worte. Wir hben uns sehr gefreut euch bei uns zu haben,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for two nights, but could have stayed for so much longer. Kim and Anton do everything to make you feel at home. The rooms are nice and clean, the garden with pool very spacious and they even have an artificial lake you can...More

Thank Bandit-Trip
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent two nights at the lovely Mountain Shadows which is situated within easy reach of many of the fabulous wine estates around Paarl, Wellington, Franschhoek and Stellenbosch. We were warmly received by Kim, our host, and shown to our spacious and very comfortable rooms....More

Thank AR1083
Reviewed 15 October 2018

We have enjoyed this lovely place with a mountain view. The former winery has been transformed into guesthouses with a very nice lake, some wine, a micro craft beer brewery... It was a great pleasure to stay with the Kolb family.

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Reviewed 1 October 2018

Our stay was lovely! The views are amazing and the area truly an escape from the rough city. Unfortunately we could only stay for one night, but would recommend it to anyone for longer. The breakfast was great, the staff very kind and helpful, and...More

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Description
Mountain Shadows is situated on a working wine and olive farm at the foot of the picturesque Drakenstein mountains in the heart of the Cape Winelands. A stay at Mountain Shadows Guesthouse is a rewarding More experience in luxury, style and comfort. The spacious, en-suite rooms feature exquisite interiors, each with it´s own private terrace. Within easy reach of Cape Town and Cape Town International Airport, Mountain Shadows guesthouse is an ideal base from which to explore the beautiful Cape and its many scenic and tourist attractions. Visit the surrounding wine-estates, take a stroll amongst the vineyards or along the river, view the abundant bird-life, try your hand at fly-fishing in the bass dam or lounge by the poolside and soak up the peace and tranquillity of the estate. Great food prepared daily using only the freshest local ingredients, combined with fine wines from neighbouring cellars will ensure that your stay at Mountain Shadows will be an unforgettable experience. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Babysitting
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Golf course
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Shuttle Bus Service
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$108 - US$152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Paarl
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$108 - US$152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Paarl
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Traveller (46)
Room & Suite (10)
Pool & Beach (7)
Dining (1)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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"Any room is good, mountain view is very nice"
Bandit-Trip
2 weeks ago
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"We stayed in a family room which was perfect for a couple with children"
899jacquib
6 Jan 2018
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"Look somewhere else."
Mattr4t
8 Mar 2016
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"An old well restored hotel with many antics and very well located. An opportunity to enjoy country life."
jetjumbo
28 Feb 2016
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