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Blue Gum Country Estate

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Larnaka City, Cyprus
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Found this on the internet and booked for 2 nights on our tour round the Cape. Our sat nav got us most of the way and then it was down dusty tracks and we were not sure what we would find. We were far from disappointed, as it was a very attractive setting, surrounded by vineyards and hills. Our deluxe...

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Alameda, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful place, rooms are great, clean and luxury decor, with a country feel, staff friendly, food great at their on site restaurant and the location is a peaceful tranquil setting. with mountains in background, vineyards and farm setting.

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just a few minutes drive from the little town of Stanford is the Blue Gum Estate. We only spent 1 night there, but are looking forward to revisiting. It was wonderfully relaxing to stay on the estate - all needs are catered for, and the location is a good base to experience sanctuary while visiting Hermanus and the nearby wine...

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Milton Keynes, UK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Truly an oasis. Set apart and in beautiful natural surroundings. Rooms spacious and tastefully decorated. Surrounded by beautiful gardens and developing vineyards. We arrived to a welcome plate of cheese and port. The weather not at its best, but we happily curled up in the lounge or on the terrace with a book and were undisturbed. Dinner was super, both...

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a lovely time staying at Blue Gum Country Estates, all the staff were so friendly and the owner Zane greeted all guests at breakfast and chatted to us showing a real interest in our trip. All the staff are very friendly, the food is wonderful the chef was so accommodating with my dietary requirements. Our room was lovely...

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Muizenberg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful spacious room with private mountain facing patio and indoor fireplace. Every detail thought of and warm staff. Enjoyed watching sunset and fire pit, walking farm and delicious breakfast. A great weekend getaway.

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Thank you Anton for an amazing 2 day stay in the Honeymoon suite. Loved the surprise from your establishment for my birthday. Service of a high standard from all the staff. Room clean and tidy and beautifully decorated in an African theme. Loved spending time at your lodge and will be back in the not too distant future. Thank you...

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Anton and his team never fails to make one feel at home and spoiled with luxury during your stay at Blue Gum Country Estate. Every last detail from the wonderful breakfasts soft beds, beautiful gardens right down to the little chocolate on the pillow at night... everything is absolute bliss here! Thank you for making our weekend super special for...

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
Reviewed 9 October 2016

We really enjoyed our stay at Blue Gum Country Estate and the staff were very friendly and efficient. The dinner was delicious and we felt relaxed and pampered after our stay. The setting close to the majestic mountains certainly adds to the whole atmosphere!

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Reviewed 5 October 2016

Two night in Honeymoon Suite. Peaceful, private, luxurious, with a couples bath in room. It was one of the best relaxing and romantic weekends to date. Spread out in front of a log fire sipping champagne…

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Blue Gum Country Estate is hidden in the valley that ascends towards the small town of Stanford, just outside Hermanus. The estate is a working wine farm and developing vineyard. This magnificent 130 acre piece of paradise is perfect for those seeking an alternative route and destination to the garden route or a relaxing break from the city. The delightful estate, nestled among ancient Blue Gum trees, overlooks the leafy banks of the Klein Rivier and encourages guests to relax in tranquil beauty and endless luxury. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue Gum Country Estate

Address: Stanford | R326, Hermanus 7210, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Hermanus
Price Range: $173 - $265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Blue Gum Country Estate 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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