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Reviewed 16 February 2016

Tarn Country House really does have one of the best views (if not the best) on the Garden Route. It is such a peaceful place to stay and perfect place to base yourself as you have easy access to Plett and Knysna to the west and then also to Tsitsikama NP, which is stunning. The rooms are really clean, comfortable...

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Brentwood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 February 2016

We spent three nights at Tarn Country House and were absolutely delighted with the location. The views are exceptional and there is a feeling of total peace and tranquility. The guest house is only a 15 minute drive from central Plettenberg Bay, so is ideally located. The warm welcome we received as well as the service we received throughout our...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 28 December 2015

Tarn Country House offers a relaxed atmosphere outside of Plett. The rooms was clean and bed comfortable. The service was friendly. We had supper in Natures Valley so this was a nice stop over on our way to Swellendam.

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

We love Tarn Country House - it's a home away from home. Beautiful setting, lovely rooms and excellent service. If you want peace and tranquillity, away from the hustle and bustle of Plett, then Tarn is perfect.

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TarnCountryHouse, Manager at Tarn Country House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your TripAdvisor review for Tarn Country House! We hope to see you again soon, and look forward to welcoming you back to Tarn Country House. Kindest regards Nadia

Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 March 2015

Stopped off here so that we could spend the day around the monkey sanctuary and Bird aviary. Tarn Country House was ideal. There are a number of separate rooms all fronting on to the lawn where there is a swimming pool. The main house has a lounge and restaurant. We were lucky enough to be the only ones in the...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 22 March 2015

Stayed here for one night, before taking the cheetahs on a sunrise walk at Tenikwa (which was good, but a bit ethically questionable in my opinion – they help the cheetah population by 'raising awareness', which doesn't really help in any practical sense). Anyway, Tarn Country House was very pleasant and scenic, with a good room and lawn, pool etc...

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henley in arden
Reviewed 3 March 2015

We again visited Tarn House which is in a lovely garden and setting with stunning views over the forests and mountains. Their is a lovely swimming pool area with nice walks around it. We had a lovely room which was tastefully furnished with great bath and shower room and service was good and friendly. We find this an excellent base...

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Morrinsville, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 January 2015

Our room was great, and the surroundings beautiful but unfortunately I have to point out that we had dinner there the last evening and found it very overpriced for what we got. The food was nice, but home cooked and it cost our family of four the same as it cost the night before for 8 of us at Enrico's....

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Reviewed 8 January 2015

We liked it a lot! We had a suite with a fireplace! Really romantic and with complimentary red wine! Unfortunately the hot water was not enough for the bathtub though! The swimming pool area is very nice and we spent there some time before checking out. Service is great. Breakfast is taken in a very cosy atmosphere

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 6 January 2015

Tarn is on a beautiful setting and is tranquil and great for relaxation. It is about 20 - 25 mins from Plettenberg Bay, which could be a negative if you want to just hop in the car some shopping or a restaurant. The rooms are clean and well presented. The staff are outstanding and are a definite asset to the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Parking
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A beautiful bed and breakfast among all the activities there are to do in The Crags. We have 8 suites, catering for 16 guests maximum in 3 different style of room. Our restaurant caters for dinners, and we also do beautiful and yummy tapas platters that you can enjoy in your room or around the pool. We welcome couples, families with children of all ages, and wedding groups. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tarn Country House

Address: P.O Box 276, The Crags | Plettenberg Bay, The Crags, Plettenberg Bay 6602, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Plettenberg Bay > The Crags
Price Range: $119 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Tarn Country House 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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