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Stafford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Villa Exner is the ideal Hideaway for a peaceful relaxing break. The accommodation is very comfortable large airy rooms. Lovely relaxing garden and pool. There is a good restaurant on site with friendly staff. Definitely a hidden gem.

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Thanks for taking the time to review us and share your insights. We're looking forward to welcome you again soon.

Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Spacious modern suites , set around pretty gardens . Very clean and quality linens Calm location , nice central guest house with lounges and patios . Pool with comfortable sun beds . Grabouw an excellent location for visiting Elgin Valley vineyards , great wines and hospitable tasting locations , just off the N2 Extensive breakfast menu , many options, we...

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Sascha S, Front Office Manager at Villa Exner, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing your experience! We're delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you again in the near future.

Capetown
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Very beautiful and peaceful boutique hotel , a nice place for a weekend get away. Beautiful views and good Resturant at the premises. We enjoyed our stay here very much and will hopefully be back again

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Kronberg im Taunus, Germany
Reviewed 6 January 2017

beautiful villa at edge of Grabouw. Great starting point for wine tours to Elgin, Stellenbosch and Franshoek. Relaxing atmosphere on great grounds and at pool. Very nice and generous rooms, great service and nice restaurant not only for breakfast but all meals with unique menus.

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Sascha S, Front Office Manager at Villa Exner, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us - we much appreciate your feedback and are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcome you again in the future.

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Fantastic stay, very relaxing. Excellent service and always with a smile. Thank you. Very picturesque, we spent most of our time either relaxing at the pool or just sitting in the gardens. Rooms are spacious and comfortable.

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Thank you very much for taking the time to review. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcome you again in the future.

Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 12 December 2016

What a lovely venue and staff. Attention to detail well thought out. Absolutely loved our stay and all the spoils ! Would highly recommend Villa Exner! Food outstanding Thank you for making our stay a memorable one

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Sascha S, Front Office Manager at Villa Exner, responded to this review

Thank you very much for staying with us and taking time to review. We're delighted to hear that you've enjoyed your stay and that we've worked hard to make your stay special. We look forward to welcome you again in the near future.

Somerset West, South Africa
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Generaly Grabouw is taking a dip. The town is dirty and houses and ammenities are in different states of neglect although located in absolutely the most beautiful part of the West Cape country. We had to find a good accomodation venue in town for a corporate function and I may say that Villa Exner is just that. This boutique hotel...

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Sascha S, Front Office Manager at Villa Exner, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your stay and review. We're pleased to hear that your stay was enjoyable and value your feedback. We are constantly striving to improve our offerings and to work hard to exceed guest expectations. Some things are, however, outside of our control such as the quality of the water supplied by the local Municipality. We look...

Cape Town
Reviewed 30 November 2016

What a find! This boutique Hotel is so quiet and peaceful, with beautiful gardens, and immaculate rooms. The staff are friendly, professional and very courteous. We loved the fresh breakfast fruit and warm croissants ! Our room was spacious and we loved the high quality soft linen and pillows. The fireplace added to a romantic weekend. Truly a very well...

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Thank you very much, Mr Moss. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcome you again in the near future.

Hartbeespoort, South Africa
Reviewed 16 November 2016

A gem of a hotel in the small town of grabouw. Don't miss the opportunity to visit this beautiful boutique hotel where all of the staff are so friendly and go out of their way to please. Beautiful rooms and very clean. I will recommend Villa Exner to anyone.

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Thank you for your recent stay and review. It is a great pleasure to read that you've enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcome you again in the near future.

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel for the first time this weekend. My husband was riding the W2W MTB stage race.The owners and their staff went out of their way to make us feel welcome and comfortable. Breakfast was very kindly arranged very early in the morning for my husband as he had to be at the starting line at 6h45....

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Thank you very much for your recent stay and review. All of us at Villa Exner are thrilled to hear that you've enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcome you again in the near future.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Villa Exner is an exclusive small boutique hotel, centrally located at Elgin Valley Grabouw in the Winelands and close to Cape Town. All major attractions and activities are within easy access, making it your ideal base to explore the Cape while enjoying the space and tranquility of the country side.Experience all those indulging touches and the intimate, personal service that only a small boutique hotel can offer.Villa Exner provides the space to relax and rejuvenate; rolling lawns, a decadent open garden offering privacy and interactive places where you can sit and chat in a laid-back atmosphere, make new friends and enjoy life in a modern country style. Villa Exner is based in the heart of Elgin Grabouw, only an hour from Cape Town. Surrounded by pure nature with the two bordering Nature Reserves, the heart of the Cape Floral Kingdom, as well as the Winelands and Hermanus at the doorstep, there are a million things to do. Hiking, birding, mountain biking, 4x4 off road trails & tours, quad biking, golf, tennis, paragliding over the stunning False Bay, scuba diving along the coast, to name a few. One of only two South African water-skiing schools, with the most beautiful setting, is also close by. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Exner

Address: 11 Essenhout Avenue, Grabouw 7160, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Grabouw
Price Range: $158 - $242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Villa Exner 5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Garden Suites Larger , Wifi stronger close to main building”
 of 5 bubbles PJLP, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The suite is superior and more private from the rest”
 of 5 bubbles 928gg, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the room with a fireplace . Super!”
 of 5 bubbles KevinMoss752, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The garden suite rooms are beautiful and look out on to the gardens and I think are more private.”
 of 5 bubbles HeatherF977, 10 Apr 2013 | Read review
“Pay extra for the king-size garden suite (two twins pushed together though)as the rooms are enormous and the bathrooms really beautifully appointed. Also have underfloor heating which is a must as it gets very cold in winter in this valley.”
 of 5 bubbles Domenique7, 10 Apr 2013 | Read review
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