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    24 Winery Road | Exactly 1.2km down Winery Road, nr Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch 7130, South Africa
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    Reviewed 20 January 2013

    Four of us stayed at end of November. Perfect location for exploring wine regions and quick getting into Capetown in the car. Fiona was terrfic host and the house was beautifully kept with superb gardens. Hope to be back!!!!!!

    Thank SteveBTwickenham
    Reviewed 16 January 2013

    We stayed at Acara just before Christmas, Fiona and David are very helpful and welcoming. Willow Tree Cottage with its two bedrooms was perfect for the four of us, it had everything that we needed and it was great having a dishwasher. We ate our...More

    Thank GwynnethH979
    Reviewed 5 January 2013

    My infant son, husband and parents stayed at Acara over Christmas and fully enjoyed ourself. The gardens are absolutely beautiful and both Fiona and David are very welcoming and warm people. The location is fantastic for wine tasting and enjoying the country side. The cottage...More

    Thank jronker
    Response from Fiona043, Owner at AcaraResponded 13 January 2013

    Thanks so very much for the great review Janine! I'm so glad that you enjoyed your stay here! One thing though - you mentioned that there isn’t an oven… but the extra large microwave oven is a fully functional all rounder – it does grilling,...More

    Reviewed 30 December 2012

    we have stayed here in november and had a lovely time. so much that we stayed one day longer than initially intended. Fiona was a lovely host. Beautiful garden and pool and very comfortable cottage. We can absolutely recommend Acara to anybody visiting Stellenbosch.

    Thank Bill D
    Reviewed 19 December 2012

    Acara is located between Stellenbosch and Somerset West. We received a very warm welcome from Fiona and she made us feel at home. We loved the beautyful garden, also the Lavender Cottag is well equipped with everything you may need to feel comfortable! Fiona gave...More

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    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • USD 108 - USD 136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    • Stellenbosch
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    "All the rooms are lovely and the views from each close to paradise"
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