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Blue Bay
Reviewed 2 November 2016

After a tour through western Cape where we went from nice and neat to very enjoyable cottages, we made a stopover in Reeden lodge. What a deception ! It is run down and also dirty. We had to clean all the dishes and scrap the pans of previous bacon before cooking. despite of its ages the fridge keeps on working,...

1Thank 106nataliel
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Reeden Lodge is a special spot. The cottages are spacious, self catering units with great views. My kids loved the farm animals, open field and swimming pool. If your expecting 5 star accommodations this is not a spot for you. It's a 5 star for location, 5 stars for views and hospitality. Do not stay here expecting brand new facilities...

Thank ATWforfun
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 24 January 2016

We stayed over at Reeden Lodge for just one night, and weren't disappointed. I see from other reviews that some complain about the need for some upgrades to the place... I can see why but at the same time, it's far from run-down. I think our cottage was the Holly Tree, it was quite alright and nothing to really complain...

Thank sireviltom
Hillcrest, South Africa
Reviewed 11 January 2016

A bit disappointed on arrival as Willow Tree cottage is a bit run down. But after a while we got over this as the open yard plus big pool proved a winner in the hot Dec weather. Henry the owner is very helpful and installed a new fridge overnight when we had problems. The cottage is serviced on a daily...

1Thank Henry P
Reviewed 5 November 2015

Having stayed in several very nice guest houses and hotels during our month in Southern Africa we were mildly disappointed with our first impression of our cottage; that said this was a very different price to what we had been paying so not a fair comparison. We only stayed two nights and by the time we left (two couples) we...

Thank Magglington
Maputo, Mozambique
Reviewed 24 March 2015

We stayed at Reeden Lodge in late February at a so called Riverside Cottage. On this website ( http://www.franschhoek.co.za/reedenlodge/ ) it said that the cottage had "A lovely verandah overlooking vineyards and small dam, on the riverside of the property." When I contacted the owner on the phone before booking the cottage, he said that the cottage had been recently...

7Thank Sverige D
At my Computer
Reviewed 23 February 2015

The view of the mountains from here are superb and a good base to explore the Franshhoek, Paarl and Stellenbosch areas. We stayed in Holly Tree Cottage, one double and twin en-suite rooms. The self catering semi-detached house was clean and spacious with comfortable beds. A good size dinning table and and adequate kitchen area. The double bedroom's en-suite was...

1Thank Peyroutel
Bracknell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2014

Great place to use as a base to explore the fabulous food and wine in Franschhoek Valley. The cottages are in a beautiful setting with fabulous views, safe for children to run free. Hosts friendly and helpful

Thank sarah_gunner
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 9 May 2014 via mobile

This is the third time we have stayed here. Stayed this time in Holly Tree Cottage. Glad to see thy have upgraded to a DSTV in the house. The self catering houses are clean and spacious with comfortable beds. Lovely place for children to run wild and plenty for them to explore. Happy kids = happy parents. Easy 10 minute...

Thank Nelsonred
Reviewed 5 March 2014

We stayed at Reeden Lodge for a week. It is about 10 minutes walk from the main street where the restaurants and shops are located. The view of the mountains from here is wonderful. The cottage we had was adequate but could have done with air conditioning, a larger bed and fridge as it is a self catering experience. The...

Thank Marion B

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Address: Cabriere Street | PO Box 203, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
Number of rooms: 8
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“The rooms around the pool area looked in better condition”
 of 5 bubbles 984henryp, 10 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Pepper Tree Cottage was perfectly adequate”
 of 5 bubbles Magglington, 5 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Avoid the Riverside Cottage!”
 of 5 bubbles SverigeD, 24 Mar 2015 | Read review
“All the cottages have individual qualities depending on number of people sharing all have great views”
 of 5 bubbles sarah_gunner, 24 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Moonrise cottage is large for 2 people and in the middle gardens”
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