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Reviewed 16 September 2016

My wife and I were blown away by this lovely little piece of heaven. The people who run it were kind and welcoming and the accommodation is fantastic. I would go back in a heart beat! They were also pet friendly and completely happy to let us bring our dog along :)

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Cecilia P, Owner at Red Stone Hills, responded to this review

Wonderful to know that you enjoyed your stay with us with your dog! Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 22 August 2016

Beautiful spot. Great for hiking, biking, running. Did the Enon trail as my early morning (trail) run. Chilly cold, sun coming up over the mountain ridge, beautiful red rocks, fantastic. We stayed in the 'red rocks' cottage. Very comfortable. Thank you Pedro for warm hospitality (and the breakfast and prepared dinners!)

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Cecilia P, Owner at Red Stone Hills, responded to this review

Very brave to do the Enon trail run early in the morning during winter! Wonderful that you enjoyed our beautiful scenery and food! Thank you for the positive review.

Toulouse, France
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Thanks to Petro and Hermanus for a memorable stay in the Little Karoo. We stayed in Red Rock Cottage, which was well equipped for our self-catering stay. There was even an indoor braai. Even though it was the middle of winter, we were warm at night thanks to the cosy bedding. The cottage was beautifully situated, being nestled under a...

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George, South Africa
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Really a beautiful area to visit and travel all the "back" roads less traveled. Cottage was nice with clean linen etc but unfortunately the stove/oven did not work and was a bit noisy due to cars travelling passed on dirt road close to the cottage. Red Stone Hills around the cottages really beautiful and offer excellent photo opportunities. We look...

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Cecilia P, Owner at Red Stone Hills, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. The brand new oven installed the previous day was faulty. I apologised and offered you the oven in our breakfast room. The oven was fixed the next day. Grateful you enjoyed the excellent photo opportunities of the red stone hills! There was more traffic because of the long weekend, normally not much traffic! Look forward...

Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We spent a wonderful weekend at Red Stone Hills. The house (Red Rock) had everything we needed. Petro is a great host. We ordered the lamb braai for the first evening and loved it. Will definitely return in the future. Highly recommended for nature lovers.

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Cecilia P, Owner at Red Stone Hills, responded to this review

Thank you for this lovely review! The Red Rock cottage nestles in the red hills and is a private cottage. Would love to share our beautiful red hills again with your family! Grateful you enjoyed the lamb barbecue!

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We had the most wonderful and amazing stay at Red Stone Hills. We began our 2-week Karoo trip there, and it was definitely the best place we stayed at - we could easily have spent the entire two weeks there! We will definitely be back again for more. Petro and Hermanus are very gracious hosts and we felt very welcomed...

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Cecilia P, Owner at Red Stone Hills, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review! So rewarding when people read all the information in the files in our cottages which I gather from all the experts visiting Red stone hills! Thank you for the compliment on the dinner delivered to your cottage. Look forward to your return visit!

South Africa
Reviewed 4 August 2016

This was our third visit to Red Stone Hills. This time we stayed at Aloe Gardens which is their one bedroom chalet. It was lovely to have an indoor fireplace as it was really cold outside. Nice big bathroom and the bedroom had panel heaters and an air conditioner. Petro is such an amazing host and came to the cottage...

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Cecilia P, Owner at Red Stone Hills, responded to this review

Wonderful to share our beautiful surroundings with you for a third time! It was very cold when you stayed with us, but grateful that you were warm inside the cottage. The fireplace creates a warm atmosphere !

Somerset West, South Africa
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

We received wonderful hospitality at Red Stone Hills. They brought dinner and firewood to our cottage and served a delicious breakfast. The cottage (Ostrich Palace) was beautifully furnished and comfortable. The surrounding scenery is stunning. I will definitely return.

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Cecilia P, Owner at Red Stone Hills, responded to this review

Thank you for the compliment on the dinner and the breakfast! The fireplace in the lounge and the open hearth in dining room creates a warm atmosphere! Look forward to your return visit.

Cape Town
Reviewed 31 July 2016

We stayed in Bushmans cottage with 3 bedrooms a fireplace and a large table to enjoy a meal with friends and family. This suited our needs perfectly for the 2 nights that we stayed there. Accommodation was clean and comfortable.

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Cecilia P, Owner at Red Stone Hills, responded to this review

The fireplace in the lounge and the big open hearth in dining room creates a wonderful atmosphere in winter!

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Although we were in the smallest cottage which is apparently not used very often for guests we had a very warm comfortble night with al we needed. We joined friends in one of the old original houses (Bushmans cottage I think) which was beautiful with views across the valley. Worth contacting Petru directly to ask about the position of the...

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Cecilia P, Owner at Red Stone Hills, responded to this review

Thank you for the positive review on the most basic cottage on our farm! Wish you had more time to explore the red stone hills!

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Additional Information about Red Stone Hills

Address: 6.5 km on Kruisriver turnoff from R62 Between Oudtshoorn and Calitzdorp | Buffelskloof, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Oudtshoorn
Price Range: $61 - $93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Red Stone Hills 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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