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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Beautiful location well maintained accommodation. Only complaint is that the bathroom needed upgrading . Otherwise very comfortable and an enjoyable weeks stay. Would recommend it to anyone who needs a base with which to explore the surrounding area.

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Janene v, General Manager at Paddabult Self-Catering Cottages, responded to this review

Hello Hugo, Thank you for your kind review. It's much appreciated. I am very pleased to say that we're doing major bathroom renovations starting April this year. We'll be putting in a bigger window, new ceilings, toilet's and an even bigger and more modern shower. We have been planning to do this for quite some time, just need to find...

Old Marikana/Rustenburg Road
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can recommend Paddabult to every one it is the nices place to stay, close to all the wine farms, Franschoek, Stellenbosch and Paarl. The staff is very friendly and the chalets are very clean. If it was possible I would have stay longer

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Janene v, General Manager at Paddabult Self-Catering Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. I have to agree that Paddabult is very central and a good base for the winelands and surrounding towns. Hope to see you again! Regards, Janene

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were very happy with our stay at the Paddabult Cottage. The 2 rooms share a bathroom and toilet so you need to know the persons well that you share with. Very convenient as we visited the Paarl area the one day and the Franshoek area the next day.

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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A comfortable and clean cottage, within pretty surroundings, well situated and close to all the must see places. The staff who welcomed us were so friendly and the cleaning staff were just as friendly and helpful!

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Heidelberg, South Africa
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We slept over for a wedding at a venue close by, fantastic service, clean, enough space and quite a good design. i would stay there again, and would recommend to people looking for accomodation in Paarl area.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Nice and clean, well positioned for exploring the area. Great amenities. well equipped for a longer stay. would be great for families too. helpful and Lovely staff. Comfy beds. Highly recommend this place,

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Vashon, Washington
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Adjacent to a citrus farm, these cottages are great. The cottages are not close together, and there is plenty of lawn for kids to run around. They are clean and well supplied with coffee, tea, etc. If what you want is 5 Star... go elsewhere. There are plenty of great restaurants and wine estates in the area. You will need...

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Was travelling, stayed with my daughter who is student at Stellenbosch. Accommodation very spacious and clean, has aircon, which was on when we arrived, as was very hot day. All appliances working, nice braai wood supplied. Unfortunately we had group of young men, locals, having party in cottage next to us. Their music was on from arrival at 15h00 until...

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Janene v, Manager at Paddabult Self-Catering Cottages, responded to this review

Thank-you so much for your review. Since this occurance we have implemented the necessary steps to avoid this from happening in the future. Our apologies for any inconvenience caused and thank you once again for all the positive pointers made by yourself in connection with our establishment. Kind Regards

Jeffreys Bay, South Africa
Reviewed 18 January 2017

It was a very nice.Clean house ,good service.Everything was on point.Also not forgetting the friendly staff who took us through the process of booking up until the end.Thank you very much Janene Surely I wiil recommend paddabult to anyone visiting Cape town

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 15 January 2017

I was pleasantly surprised when arriving at the cottages, everything was clean, neat, and well organised. Security was good, Follow up phone calls from management / reception, early entry, Will deferentially recommend and will stay there next time. Most well run organisation and reasonably priced.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated on the historic Bloemendal farm, established by grant in 1692 by Governor Simon van der Stel. Paddabult, is surrounded by lush vineyards with the imposing Boland mountains in the background.Our beautifully designed hillside Self Catering Cottages will provide you with a unique pastoral experience.Equidistant from Franschhoek, Paarl and Stellenbosch and only 45 minutes from Cape Town International Airport, and the V&A Waterfront, yet far enough from the hustle and bustle of the city, Paddabult offers you total relaxation on a working wine and fruit farm. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Paddabult Self-Catering Cottages

Address: Bloemendal | Simondium, Paarl 7670, South Africa (Formerly Paddabult Country House)
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Paarl
Price Range: $148 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Paddabult Self-Catering Cottages 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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