Reviews & Comments

Showing 20 reviews (ordered by date of stay, most recent appearing first).

Verified reviewvery good

Lovely place, Wel equipped with everything you need... Will definitely visit again

July 2021

Lajos T. (St Helena bay)

Verified reviewexcellent

Enjoyed the tranquility, privacy and peace as well as the natural surroundings. The jacuzzi on the stoep was the best.

March 2021

Toyer O. (Rondebosch East)

Verified reviewvery good

Wonderful place! Totally quiet, beautiful views, and a lovely room. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay!!

September 2020

Maayan S. (Cape Town)

Verified reviewexcellent

Excellent stay...chalet very comfortable and well equipped. Just unfortunate that we left our booking too late to get a second night. Minor criticism is that the lighting over the kitchen unit in chalet 7 was very gloomy The bed was very comfortable, so much so that since we need a new bed at home, could you email me the make of the mattress and if you have it on record, the name of the supplier? We will book earlier for next year Regards Alan

August 2020

Alan D. (Simons Town)

Verified reviewexcellent

Absolutely amazing place. We enjoyed a peaceful stay and a beautiful hike on the farm. The house was clean and very comfortable. Will definitely recommend for a weekend away!

September 2019

Almarie B. (Cape Town)

Verified reviewexcellent

Very tranquil , beautiful and all the amenities one needs including great braai area and the wonderful jacuzzi with a view ! Lovely walks and hikes on the farm and safe .

September 2019

Alison V. (Cape Town)

Verified reviewfair

When we arrived at Cederkloof Botanical Retreat, the greeting was quite Spartan: "Hi, you have cottage Nr.1, this is over there, it's the last one." That was it. Well - for my part. The equipment of the houses is simple but functional. Everything you need is there - if you dont mind to drink wine out of Whisky tumblers. We for our part would have preferred some wine glasses. OK - one can live with that. Internet and phone function only in the direct sphere of the reception - must not be, actually, nowadays any more like that. But the big NO-GO, however, is the state of the housekeeping! All over the house, you'll find muddy corners, in the toaster still the crumbs of the pre-users, the bedlinen musty, the cover of the jacuzzi broken, several lightbulbs not working ... Result: Nice location, unfortunately very neglected.

September 2019

Hanne L. (South Africa)

Verified reviewexcellent

Excellent views, lots of bird life, quiet. Highly recommended.

August 2019

Jacques Kovacs (Cape town)

Verified reviewexcellent

Lovely and treated to fresh coffee beans....

March 2019

Esmarie Venier (Laezonia AH)

Verified reviewexcellent

A wonderful digital detox, a perfect retreat from city life. Beautiful surroundings, a simple but well equipped cottage, with a very comfortable bed and amazing starry skies to enjoy from the privacy of your own jacuzzi. Thanks so much!

December 2018

Stefani Searle (Cape Town)

Verified reviewexcellent

A wonderful experience. Comfortable accommodation in very beautiful surroundings. We had a really special stay and Id love to return. I very highly recommend Cederkloof

September 2018

Gareth Bedford (London)

Verified reviewexcellent

The whole stay was very enjoyable. Quiet, beautiful scenery, all amenities one requires - fireplace for the cold winter and heated Jacuzzi on request. It was a great break away. The transformation of the environment is inspiring- well done to the team & Yvette. Would definitely book again.

August 2018

Alison Vlok (Cape Town)

Verified reviewexcellent

Just wanted to say a ginormous thank u for sharing ur space with us last week. It really is something special. It was the perfect place to unwind and celebrate our 1 year annivsersary. Thanks so so much for accommodating us. We will definitely be back soon. Please see some pics attached. Warm regards, Shelly

July 2018

Shelly Baudo (Cape Town)

Verified reviewexcellent

Hi Anja/Yvette, Hope you well and enjoying your piece of heaven in the Cederberg. We would like to extend a heartfelt thank you and our appreciation for a wonderful stay at you resort, Cederkloof. We love what you have done with the place and especially the landscapes around the chalets. Going organic, water wise and indigenous is the best way to go for sustainability. The only minor complaint we had was that my daughter is almost adult size and we would have preferred an extra bed as appose to a mattress on the floor. Otherwise, your 5 star resort and friendly service in one of the most beautiful part of South Africa will be sorely missed. Warm regards K. Mohamed and family.

May 2018

Kalim-U-Llah Mohamed (Cape Town)

Verified reviewexcellent

We had a great stay, 4 friends away for the weekend. Everything worked perfectly and the unit had everything we needed. Clean and the booking arrangements we hassle free and they accommodated us having to reschedule the booking, no problem. Thank you, we will be back.

February 2018

Kristin Adams (Cape Town)

Verified reviewexcellent

Thank you Elephant Leisure, we had the most amazing time during our stay! What a beautiful place, will definitely be back!

July 2017

Niriska Pietersen (Cape Town)

Verified reviewexcellent

Unfortunately we just ended our stay today, and I would like to thank Lottie and Cristelle for their friendliness nd hospitality. Never had so much peace and really the place is good value for money. Everything was up to standard, no complains.... we will see you guys very soon.

April 2016

abigail Titus (cape town)

Verified reviewexcellent

we loved our stay and had a fab vacation. the week we were there was great just what we naaded from the busy working life. you will see us soon

April 2015

heinrich pluim (vredenburg)

Verified reviewvery good

We just loved our stay at Elephant leisure, its perfect for a romantic weekend away. Its quiet and set amongst the most breathtaking scenery. We arrived on the Friday night, from Cape Town , and had enough time to braai, enjoy the private jacuzzi and relax. On the Saturday we went on the hike , and took a good few hours to take in nature, it was really special. Even on a Valentines weekend, we had use of the swimming pool to ourselves, as there are only 10 units - its perfect for the nature lover who enjoy the noise of nature :-) It was good value for money. Its kid friendly, but think better used as a nice couple's retreat. Ps. loved the coffee beans and grinder

February 2015

Sunette Van Aardt (Cape Town)

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